Charles Mortimer, of English descent, is a distinguished Real Estate Broker professional, with RE/MAX Key, a recognized Real Estate franchise of RE/MAX LLC in Hayward, CA. Charles boasts 30+ years in the Real Estate industry, where his services are key to his clients finding their perfect home or selling their home to locate their next heart’s desire.
Charles, with integrity, helps others to be successful within the Real Estate industry and out. When once asked what keeps him up at night, he replied, “to fix that one problem, whatever it may be.”
Mr. Mortimer, in his give back efforts, regularly speaks to audiences attending Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.) bi-monthly seminars, as Impact Panel Speaker. As a victim of a drunk driver in 1978, Charles feels that he can be of service in the recovery of once-convicted drug and drunk drivers, which assists in his own healing, of sorts.
Serving on the Bay East Association of Realtors® Professional Standards Committee and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Committee is a part of who Charles is. He appreciates his diverse roles on select committees, which Bay East Association of Realtors® governs. The Professional Standards Committee acts as an arbitrator attentive to the needs of Realtor members. The MLS Committee keeps the MLS Rules and Regulations updated for its Bay East Association of Realtors® members.
Awards which Mr. Mortimer has earned include the Pinnacle Award (the highest form of accolade at Bay East Association of Realtors®) for 2004 and 2005. He has earned the Master’s Award in 2006, 2007, 2016, 2017, and 2018. He holds a Broker’s license with California Department of Real Estate (DRE), and he is a member of National Association of Realtors® (N.A.R.), California Association of Realtors® (C.A.R.), and Bay East Association of Realtors®. Charles is a member of the Castro Valley and Hayward Chambers of Commerce, and Rotary Club of Castro Valley, where he has been a proud member since 2002, currently serving as Past President for 2018 and 2019.
Charles is Broker of Record for RE/MAX Key
Charles holds seven Realtor® designations:
Real Estate Collaboration Specialist – Divorce™ (RCS-D™)
Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS)
Certified Probate Real Estate Specialist (CPRES)
Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB)
Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
Seller Representative Specialist (SRS)
Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
Charles holds one Realtor® Certification:
Certified Probate & Trust Specialist.
Charles holds a Recognition:
Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, The Million Dollar Guild (GUILD)
Also is a ZipForm Certified Trainer.
Charles reminds us that life is “way too short.” He encourages us all to “Appreciate what we have, hold others close, make the most of our moments, and serve to the best of our abilities.” Compassion and empathy embodies Charles Mortimer. Any Realtor can sell a home…Serving with honesty, compassion and often, empathy, should not only be found in the heart, but also, in the home.
In his spare time, what there is, Charles enjoys traveling. His heart is often aboard a 40-foot sailboat, where the fresh, open-air on the ocean harbors contentment.