Todd Bates - Broker/Owner

Todd Bates was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and proceeded to enter university in Hamilton, Ontario, at McMaster University and after completing his Bachelor of Arts degree, went to Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, for a second Bachelor of Arts degree.

But he was searching for something more in his life and traveled to Whistler, British Columbia to visit friends from his University days and decided to pursue a life there. After owning and operating his 2 successful businesses in Whistler for 12 years, he met his now former wife on a trip to Puerto Vallarta and decided that would be his new home in Paradise.

Both Todd’s mother and ex-mother-in-law have properties in Puerto Vallarta, so he understands the needs and expectations of the foreign purchaser, as well as a Mexican purchaser. Growing up around real estate in Toronto, as Todd’s mother and brother ran a very successful real estate company in Toronto, he fully understands the work needed to be successful.

“Living here full-time has been an incredible challenge and opportunity and I am so fortunate to be able to live where people only think of vacationing”, Todd has said.

He continues to upgrade his real estate knowledge through continuous training in the multi-faceted business that the buying and selling of real estate in Puerto Vallarta to ensure that his clients receive the most professional representation possible.

He lives by the motto of “Treat this person as you would treat your mother and always expect more of yourself”.

A continuación español.

Todd Bates nació y se crió en Toronto, Ontario, Canadá y procedió a entrar en la universidad en Hamilton, Ontario, de la Universidad McMaster y después de terminar su licenciatura, fue a la Universidad de Queen en Kingston, Ontario, para una segunda licenciatura.

Pero él estaba buscando algo más en su vida y viajó a Whistler, Columbia Británica para visitar a amigos de sus días en la universidad y decidió seguir una vida allí. Después de poseer y operar sus negocios exitosos 2 en Whistler durante 12 años, conoció a su ex-esposa en un viaje a Puerto Vallarta y decidió que sería su nuevo hogar en el paraíso.

Tanto la madre de Todd y la ex-madre-en-ley tienen propiedades en Puerto Vallarta, así que entiende las necesidades y expectativas del comprador extranjero, así como un comprador mexicano. Al crecer en torno a las propiedades inmobiliarias en Toronto, como la madre y el hermano de Todd dirigió una compañía de bienes raíces muy exitoso en Toronto, que entiende plenamente el trabajo que se necesita para tener éxito.

“Vivir aquí a tiempo completo ha sido un reto increíble y la oportunidad y estoy muy afortunado de poder vivir donde las personas sólo piensan en las vacaciones", Todd ha dicho.

Se continúa actualizando sus conocimientos de bienes raíces a través de la formación continua en el negocio de múltiples facetas que la compra y venta de bienes raíces en Puerto Vallarta para asegurar que sus clientes reciban la representación más profesional posible.

Él vive bajo el lema de "Trata a esta persona como lo haría con su madre y siempre esperan más de ti”.

Contact Todd: 322-221-0111(Office) | 888-796-6606(Toll-Free) | 322-135-0717(Cell) or by Email

Angie Ahumada - Sales Associate

Angie Ahumada, was born and raised Tepic Nayarit, Mexico.

Since a young age Angie has had bilingual education (English and Spanish) and developed excellent customer service skills. Graduating in Business management, Certified in Administration, Marketing and Sales Strategies. Working in the Tourist Industry gave her an opportunity to travel thoughtout Mexico, USA and South America. She has developed her skills into a multicultural career.

Angie has lived in Puerto Vallarta and Banderas Bay for the last 25 years, establishing relationships with different associations and support groups to grow and help around the bay, such as Canaco, Coparmex Business Association, Tourist Department, Concierge Service Association, Hotel & Motels Association, and volunteer in the Rotary Club, among others.

Angie became single mother at very early age in her life, of whom now is a professional and award winning Chef of several National and International competitions Chef Hugo Ahumada.

Looking for the best place to live for her and her son, she moved to paradisiac Puerto Vallarta area to develop her career in the touritst industry. Becoming a top producer sales agent for Vacation Resorts, Hotel business, property management, and has had the life experience that everyone dreams accomplishing her mission of raising her son and live in “THE MOST FRIENDLY CITY IN THE WORLD”. Prior to becoming a Real Estate Agent Angie managed her own Day Spa Business and Boutique.

In her venture to provide professional Real Estate services to both companies and individuals, there is absolutely no doubt that she will again go above and beyond in serving these clients as well. Angie has worked with people of many nationalities, in many capacities, throughout her professional career. Through these experiences, she has developed a sensibility of how business should be conducted from their perspective, as compared to how it might be conducted in her native country.

“It has always Been my goal to provide excellent customer service. It has become a second nature to me, so it only makes sense to place myself into an occupation that utilizes my abilities and have fun while doing it in the best Real Estate office around the bay”.

As Real Estate Agent, I assist sellers in marketing their property and selling it for the highest possible price under the best terms available.

”I act as a Buyer´s Agent with a signed agreement, I assist buyers by helping them purchase property in the best possible price under the best terms available”.


My question to you: Do you want your home listed or Do you want your home SOLD?

Contact Angie: 322-221-0111(Office) | 322-121-6544(Cell) or by Email

Grace Ramirez - Sales Associate


Grace Ramirez was born and raised in Key Biscayne, Florida, six minutes from Miami. She arrived in Mexico in 1991 with her international corporate success,  multi-lingual skills and the dream of forming her family.

After all her years in Vallarta, since 1995, and having worked the real estate market she is able to offer her clients an in-depth knowledge of the area relative to their needs and dreams. She joined the RE/MAX team with an intensity of energy and enthusiasm that is contagious. Her determination assures that she will attend to all of her client’s requirements in their search for the perfect home and their complete satisfaction.

Driven by success and a committed passion for her family, she has raised her daughter (and puppies) in what she considers paradise. She even sold her brother on moving and starting his family here as well.

As an avid golfer she has achieved a single digit handicap status in golf and looks forward every year to the Make-A-Wish Foundation Golf Tournament. She avidly participates in all Golf Fore Life events. She has been inspired by all the natural beauty that surrounds us and expresses herself through her photography. Her charismatic personality, her passion for life and all the people that surround her are the secret to her success in real estate and life.


Grace Ramírez nació y creció en Key Biscayne, Florida, a seis minutos de Miami. Llegó a México en 1991 con su éxito corporativo internacional, habilidades multilingües y el sueño de formar su familia.

Después de todos sus años en Vallarta, desde 1995, y habiendo trabajado en el mercado inmobiliario, es capaz de ofrecer a sus clientes un profundo conocimiento del área en relación a sus necesidades y sueños. Se unió al equipo RE / MAX con una intensidad de energía y entusiasmo que es contagiosa. Su determinación asegura que ella atenderá a todos los requisitos de su cliente en su búsqueda de la casa perfecta y su completa satisfacción.

Impulsada por el éxito y una pasión comprometida por su familia, ha criado a su hija (y cachorros) en lo que considera el paraíso. Incluso vendió a su hermano en mudarse y comenzar su familia aquí también.

Como golfista ávido, ha logrado un estatus de handicap de un solo dígito en el golf y espera cada año al Torneo de Golf de la Fundación Make-A-Wish. Ella avidly participa en todos los eventos de Golf Fore Life. Ella se ha inspirado en toda la belleza natural que nos rodea y se expresa a través de su fotografía. Su personalidad carismática, su pasión por la vida y todas las personas que la rodean son el secreto de su éxito en el sector inmobiliario y la vida.


Contact Grace: 322-221-0111 (Office) | 322-294-1816 (Cell) or by email





Monica Garcia - Sales and Rental Associate

I was born on July 19, 1971 in Mexico City. Since I was a child I have always been very creative; crafts and decor are my passion and I love to dance and go to the cinema.

I consider myself very lucky and blessed to have the family that I have, starting with my Mother who is my best friend and my dad with whom I have always know that I can count with him. I've been married 23 years with my partner of life, we have 2 children; a handsome young man of 22 years and a beautiful young lady of 18 years, who are my reason and the engine that drives me everyday, as well as my friends and the soul of my family.

I love animals, but cats are my favorites and Christmas is my favorite time of the year. With the passage of the years, but especially this last year, I have learned that I must live my life as if it were the last day, and try to enjoy everything around me, to express my love for the people that I love and give thanks for all the good blessings that come into my life everyday because of all; I've learned something.

A continuación español.

Nací el 19 de Julio de 1971 en la ciudad de México, desde niña siempre he sido muy soñadora y creativa, las manualidades y la decoración son mi pasión y me encanta bailar & ir al cine/

Me considero muy afortunada y bendecida por tener la familia que tengo, empezando por mi mami quien es mi mejor amiga y mi papa con quien siempre me ha hecho saber que cuento con el, llevo casada 23 años y medio con mi pareja de vida, tenemos 2 hijos un guapo joven de 22 años y una hermosa señorita de 18 años, quienes son mi razón y el motor que me impulsa día a día así como mis buddy’s y mi familia del alma.

Los animales me encantan pero los gatos son mis favoritos y la Navidad es mi época favorita del año.

Con el paso de los años pero sobre todo este último año, he aprendido que uno debe de vivir su vida como si fuera el último día de su vida, y tratar de disfrutar de todo lo que me rodea, expresarle mi amor a la gente que amo y dar gracias por todas las bendiciones buenas y no tan buenas que llegan a mi vida día a día porque de todas he aprendido algo.

Contact Monica: 322-221-0111(Office) | 322-101-0622(Cell) or by Email

Martha Lievano - Office Manager



Soy originaria de la Ciudad de México,  con fuertes raíces y amor por la familia, la cultura y la tradición mexicana.  Familia y amigos son una parte muy importante en mi vida y en mi tiempo libre me gusta er,  bailar salsa, leer  y viajar.

En mis inicios laborales en la Ciudad de México me desempeñé por 8 años en el área Bancaria de administración y atención a clientes.

Y tiempo después por motivos familiares y en busca de una vida mejor, viajé a los Estados Unidos y radiqué en la Isla de Kodiak, en el estado de Alaska, donde me familiaricé en el idioma y la cultura americana.

Después de 6 años en los Estados Unidos, regresé  a México y desde entonces vivo en el hermoso Puerto Vallarta, donde me he desempeñado en las diferentes áreas de Servicios Turísticos, enfocándome en la atención a clientes de hospedaje, administración, renta y venta de propiedades.

En especial me apasiona el área de Bienes Raíces y actualmente tengo la oportunidad de compartir mis conocimientos y experiencia en REMAX Site Marina,  apoyando a los clientes nacionales y extranjeros en la compra, venta y cuidado de su inversión. 




I am originally from Mexico City, with strong roots and love for family, culture and Mexican traditions. Family and friends are a very important part of my life and in In my spare time I like dancing salsa, reading and travel.

In my early work in Mexico City I worked for 8 years in Banking in the areas of Member Service and Administration.


And time later for family matter and looking for a better life, I traveled to the United States and lived in Kodiak Island, in the state of Alaska, where I became acquainted with English as second language and American culture.


After 6 years in the United States, I returned to Mexico and since then I live in beautiful Puerto Vallarta, where I’ve worked in different areas such as touristic services, focusing on lodging, customer service, management, leasing and real state.


I’m especially passionate about the area of ​​Real Estate and now I have the opportunity to share my knowledge and experience in REMAX Site Marina, supporting domestic and foreign clients in the purchase, sale and care of their investment.