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About  Real Estate Brokerage

REAL EDGE Real Estate Brokerage is a true Agent’s real estate company. Our agents have free access to our live interactive coaching & sales training program REAL ESTATE AGENTS EDGE. This unique program increases an agent’s production through a combination of skill development, direct coaching, mandatory activity and accountability. Simply put, it removes the option to fail.

Agents who complete our training are given the title of “True Professional”, and we are proud to have some of the best and brightest agents in the area working for us as a result. Our company motto is “Better Training, Smarter Agents, Exciting Results”. Learn more about the unique training program we offer by clicking on the “Join Our Team” tab.

Our office is the leader in video marketing

on YouTube & Google

With nearly 800 videos on-line, we have the largest presence of any real estate office in all of SW Florida and possibly the entire state of Florida. When it comes to selling your property, no other company can offer you a larger internet video presence than REAL EDGE.

Stuart Banks

Stu Banks, one of the founders and an owner here at Real Edge Real Estate Brokerage, is an attorney and the qualifying broker. Since his retirement from the courtroom he has devoted the last 10 years to the purchase, rehab, and sale of over 500 properties. Stu’s years of experience in various aspects of real estate transactions and acquisitions of bulk assets from institutions and other wholesale sellers creates great potential for investors who are just starting in real estate as well as experienced investors who desire to enlarge their portfolios.

Wendy Dettmann


David A. Dettmann

Dave Dettmann is a professional real estate broker, speaker, trainer & coach. He has been active in the business since 1988. He holds over 30 sales awards & certificates, and averaged taking 78 listings a year for 6 years in a row. He was a trainer for the well known “Sweathogs” program, working under its co-founder Ed Escobar from 2003 thru 2007. He has trained agents from every major franchise and has taught in 6 different states.

He was also a speaker on a panel of experts at a real estate convention in Las Vegas in 2002. Dave is founder & CEO of “Real Estate Agents Edge”, a tough-market coaching progam which launches in 2008. He is a graduate of the South Florida Speakers University, and a member of the National Speakers Association-Central Florida.

Dave is licensed in both Wisconsin and Florida, but became a full-time resident & real estate agent in Cape Coral when he & his wife Wendy moved here permanently in Feb. of 2006. His first book titled “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Truth About Real Estate Sales”, a survival guide for real estate agents on how to make it in the real estate business was published in 2012. He received national recognition as the #1 agent in 2009 by selling 100 homes, and his team “The Gator Group” was ranked #2 in the nation in total production. In 2009 he started a home re-hab company, and in May of 2010 Dave became owner & co-founder of RE/MAX Edge of Fort Myers, and in October of 2013 he sold that company and took a brief consulting position with PropertyMax.
Then in March of 2014 he opened REAL EDGE REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE, a true 100% sales & training company. He has one of the largest YouTube presences in the real estate industry (Over 600 videos!). Dave has 3 children, and enjoys fishing, boating, classic cars and motorcycling.
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