Dumas & Company is a woman-owned, independent real estate brokerage located in San Carlos. We were born, raised and educated here, Maxine in San Francisco and Michelle in Redwood City, which makes us experts in this area. Real Estate isn’t our second career, it’s our only career. Maxine has been a broker since 1981 and we have been a team since 1998.
We offer a comprehensive range of real estate services, including but not limited to, residential sales and purchases, 1031 exchanges and investment properties. Our promise to our clients is to deliver individual and high-quality service utilizing technology, experience, expertise and the highest level of professional ethics and standards. The service we provide continues past the close of escrow; our clients, give us the honor of not only being repeat customers, but by referring us to their friends and family. Our reputation stands alone and speaks for itself.
We’ve been selling the mid-peninsula since 1977. Your community is our community, and nothing is more important to us.
CRS Certified Residential Specialist-designation awarded to the top 5% of REALTORS® in the Nation
CRB Certified Residential Broker-designation awarded to less than 2% of Brokers in the Nation
GRI Graduate of the Real Estate Institute
SRES Seniors Real Estate Specialist
Awards and Achievements
Interviewed and featured on CBS Channel 5 Eye On The Bay in November 2005
Platinum Sales and Achievement Milestone 2003-2005 (50+ Transactions a Year)
Gold/Diamond Sales and Achievement Milestone 1995-2002, 2005-2007 (35-50 Transactions a Year)
Awarded Broker/Agent of Month and on Cover of Broker/Agent Magazine Issue 5 2004
Real Estate Agent Award-Largest Number of Closed Transactions 2002 by Business Journal
Speaker at College of San Mateo in Real Estate Practice 2000-2008
Top 10 Re/Max agent for Northern California 1982-1990
Lifetime Member of Re/Max Hall of Fame & Million Dollar Club
#1 Realtor for Re/Max Mid Peninsula in 1990
SAMCAR San Mateo County Association of Realtors®
SILVAR Silicon Valley Association of Realtors®
NAR National Association of Realtors®
CAR California Association of Realtors®
Better Business Bureau County of San Mateo
San Carlos Chamber of Commerce
Michelle Dumas is a knowledgeable real estate professional, who takes pride in assisting her sellers, buyers and investors. Michelle works closely with her mother, Maxine Dumas, who since 1977 has been working in the real estate industry and is the Broker/Owner of Dumas and Company in San Carlos. They are a respected real estate team on the mid-peninsula; held in the highest regard by fellow realtors and clients. Real estate is a family business with Michelle. She takes pride in the valuable experience she has achieved by working with her mother and by assisting her father, Paul Dumas, who oversees the property management side of their company.
Michelle is intuitive and innovative. When it comes to marketing and showcasing your property, Michelle is on the pulse of the real estate market and she is strategically utilizes both traditional marketing venues, media advertising and internet marketing technology to accomplish the promotion of your investment.
Michelle is a member in good standing with the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the California Association of Realtors (CAR) and the Sam Mateo county Association of Realtors (SAMCAR). Members of these associations are held to a strict code of ethics and standards. In turn, members are kept up-to-date on the most recent legislative information with regard to real estate.
Michelle’s personal mission is to serve as a trusted real estate advisor to sellers and buyers that have entrusted one of their greatest financial assets to her expertise. Her goal is to provide the highest level of care through a strong work ethic, real estate knowledge and accountability. Michelle wants to be your real estate resource, earn your present and future business and your everlasting trust when referring your friends, relatives and colleagues. She wants her commitment to you to exceed your expectations.