Meet the Team

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Meet the dynamic team at Proper Real Estate Group, founded by Brad McGuire and Raffaele Malizia, bringing over 20 years of real estate experience each. As leading agents in collaboration with @properties/Christie's International Real Estate, they deliver a hands-on approach and first-class service for buyers and sellers. Brad wields his excellent grasp on facts and values – derived from his professional background as a licensed residential Appraiser, valuating properties for estates, foreclosures, mortgages, and relocation. Raffaele employs his keen eye for detail, honed from his 20 years as a Senior Engineer and Program Manager, negotiating and running multimillion-dollar programs in the automotive industry. Together, they ensure their clients receive the highest level of representation by actively listening, analyzing market data, and trends and confidently advocating at the negotiation table. The Proper Real Estate Group facilitates real estate in the Metropolitan Detroit area.

​​​​​​​As Certified Luxury Property Specialists with the Christie's International Real Estate program, they typically assist high-net-worth individuals buying or selling in the luxury home markets (focusing on connecting exclusive listings with private buyers to make deals happen). Brad and Raffaele apply their in-depth knowledge of the area to speak to the past, present, and near-future trends. Backed by the Christie's International Real Estate program, the Proper Real Estate Group implements cutting-edge technology and innovative marketing tactics. For buyers, Brad and Raffaele offer invaluable insights into local amenities and match clients with their desired lifestyle. For sellers, they offer multiple layers of targeted marketing to reach the high-end consumer. Experienced, astute, and detailed, The Proper Real Estate Group would love to advocate for you and deliver a positive, seamless real estate journey. Give them a call today.

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Get assistance in determining current property value, crafting a competitive offer, writing and negotiating a contract, and much more. Contact us today.