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EXIT Lakes Realty Premier

Chad Schwendeman


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24 years of experience
896 sales in last 12 months
10,000 transactions all-time


Business Highlights

Locally owned & operated

24 years in business

REALTORยฎ certified

About Chad

Why Hire us to Sell Your Home or work with us to Buy Your Next Home? In addition to the Guaranteed Sale Program, we also offer a 1-year LOVE IT OR LEAVE IT guarantee where we will either buy the home back or sell it for FREE if the buyer is not 100% completely happy with the purchase. We offer this to aid our Sellers which creates much more demand for their homes and also gives our Buyers peace of mind that if they are not in love with the home with in the next year we will sell it and take Zero Commission on the sell side. Our annual marketing budget is more than TWENTY TIMES what a typical Realtor's annual income is, which provides for extreme exposure for our client's homes on every major website. We attract 600 - 800 home buyers monthly and we have more than 25,000+ home buyers in waiting looking for homes in here in Central Minnesota. We sold more homes than any other agent locally and our home listings sell 20% faster and for more money than the board average.
Family, Entertaining, Outdoor Activities, Sports, Technology
Bachelor's Degree, Brainerd Community College
AA, 1990 - 1992

Professional Information


EXIT Lakes Realty Premier

7153 Forthun Road, Suite 120

Baxter, MN 56425

Real Estate License
20376197 (Minnesota), Broker
Service Areas
Aitkin, MNAkeley, MNAldrich, MNBackus, MNBaxter, MNBrainerd, MNBreezy Point, MNBrowerville, MNCrosby, MNCrosslake, MNCushing, MNDeerwood, MNEmily, MNFifty Lakes, MNFort Ripley, MNGarrison, MNHackensack, MNHillman, MNIronton, MNIsle, MNJenkins, MNLake Hubert, MNLastrup, MNLittle Falls, MNMcgregor, MNMerrifield, MNMotley, MNNevis, MNNisswa, MNOnamia, MNOuting, MNPalisade, MNPequot Lakes, MNPierz, MNPillager, MNPine River, MNRandall, MNRoyalton, MNStaples, MNTamarack, MNVerndale, MNWadena, MNWahkon, MNWalker, MNWright, MN

Specialties & Awards


#1 Team in Closed Sales in the Brainerd Lakes Area 2014 - 2021. RANKED #2 for Large Teams By Transactions Sides by Real Trends-The Wall Street Journal in SOLD homes in 2021. SOLD 896 Properties for $266 Million in 2021.


1031 Tax Exchange
Buyer Representative
Concierge Services
Distressed Properties
First Time Buyers
Luxury Properties
Military (relocation)
New Construction
New Homes
Seller Representative
Short Sales
VA loans


#1 Real Estate Team with EXIT Realty International in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

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Mike T. sold a home in Brainerd

Chad has been our go to Realtor for well over 20 years. His attention to detail and marketing is really what separates him from the rest. I have referred numerous friends and family to him and his team. Every time I do, I get the same response: Wow! Chad and his team are amazing. Their communication is incredible and our home was everywhere! Do yourself a favor and sit down with Chad and his Team and see what they can do for you.

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Alex G. bought a home in Baxter, MN

We thought buying a home remotely in this housing market was going to be emotionally trying, but Chad's Team made the process as painless as possible. As first-time home buyers, they were very patient with us and provided a lot of educational materials. We trusted them to put us in a home that would best suit our needs, and they did just that. :)

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Susan D. sold a home in Brainerd, MN

We were very satisfied with Chads team in handling the sale of our lake home. We met with a member of Chads team originally but then got busy with work and never got back to him. He gave us time and called a month later to see if we were still interested. Im so glad he called back because our lake home sold in less than a week!

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Bob B. sold a home in Brainerd, MN

Chad was very professional and kept us updated throughout the whole process. He was very active in marketing our home, it sold in a short period of time. I would use him again.

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Jackie C. sold a home in Motley, MN

We had a very unique seasonal cabin that fit a select group of people. We had tried the year prior to sell it with a different realtor and got 0 showings. Exit Realty reached out and listed it this year and we got showings immediately and ultimately found buyers who loved the cabin. It wasnt an easy property to sell - especially a seasonal cabin during a pandemic - they did an excellent job marketing it. Hands down their marketing and amazing realtors are what make them stand out. More people will see your home or cabin if you list with these guys!

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