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About Us

Welcome to Sugar Lake Realty

For the past 15+ years, we've connected people from all over the state with their dream homes in Northern Minnesota. We specialize in everything from lake homes to cabins to condos. 

Sugar Lake Lodge Realty is a leader in the sale of Lakeshore property in the Grand Rapids area. With an office onsite at Sugar Lake Lodge, we have access to a large network of several thousand guests and out of town vacationers each year and their family and friends. Listing with us gives you access and marketing exposure unequaled in our market.

Professional buyer representation available with relocation services and options for short term housing.

You will work directly with our executives, Chad Simons and Fred Bobich, from start to finish. 

Chad Simons, Realtor
Chad Simons
p: 218.301.6042
Chad Simons, Broker

Chad is a 14-year real estate veteran specializing in the sale and purchase of lakeshore properties in the Grand Rapids area. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from St. Cloud State University and an Associate’s degree in Aviation from the University of MN. Chad and his wife, Dana, and their three boys, reside on Pokegama Lake. Chad has been active in the Grand Rapids community, serving as past President of Visit Grand Rapids, past board member of the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce. He also spends his time coaching youth hockey and football. 

Chad is highly interested in analyzing numbers and data, crafting creative elements to deliver the best and most appropriate client experience. His specialties include building positive relationships with clients, understanding their unique needs and creating custom solutions; with staff, based on trust and respect; and with the community, creating alliances that provide the best results. 

Fred Bobich, Owner, Realtor
Fred Bobich
p: 218.322.4580
Fred Bobich, Owner, Broker
Fred Bobich is the owner of Sugar Lake Lodge Realty, Sugar Lake Lodge, and The Leadership Lodge at Sugar Lake Lodge. Fred holds over 30 years of real estate experience, specializing in investment real estate associated with resorts. In addition to his real estate career, Fred serves as the developer and owner of Sugar Lake Lodge and Sugarbrooke Golf Course, as well as co-developer of a 22-home golf community adjacent to Sugar Lake Lodge. He also serves as a broker/agent for a 20 unit development for Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge. 

Fred and his wife, Gwynne, live in Cohasset, running and operating all aspects of Sugar Lake Lodge. They have three children and four grandchildren. 

Easy Process
We'll be with you from start to finish. No gimmicks, no phone tag. You will have direct contact with us from first interest to closing paperwork. 

Our Mission
Our goal is to provide the highest level of service when buying or selling. We aim to assist you in making the best real estate decision possible based on your needs.

Our Promise

Providing our clients exceptional, genuine service as your Grand Rapids MN real estate experts.

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