Our Realtors

Brad Martin

Broker of Record

Brad has been serving this community in Real Estate for 30 years and counting, acquiring his Real Estate License in 1986 as a Salesperson and then later his Broker’s License in 1993. In 1997, Brad also acquired his MVA designation making him a certified Market Value Appraiser. He has been involved within the real estate community, serving as a past board of director for the K-W Real Estate Board. In 2005, Brad purchased the company from the founder, Ron Thur, and became the Broker of Record. He has recently become a very proud grandfather from both his children, and has strong roots in the local community. Brad has been an active member of the Elmira Lions Club since 1992, as well as being a lifelong member at Bethel Mennonite Church in Elora, where he has held various roles over the years. He takes pride in having frequent repeat clients over the years, and now, his client’s children. Brad’s clients know that he will give his honest opinion regarding their move, as he is guided by a strong ethical belief and desire to ensure satisfaction with every client he deals with.

Julie Heckendorn


Julie started working at R. W. Thur Real Estate Ltd. in 1978 and became a Salesperson in 1987. After that, she became a registered Broker in 1993. Julie (Foerster) was born and raised in Elmira, and has created many ties in the community through minor sports and the Woolwich Community Lions Club. Both her children reside in town and she is now a proud Grandmother of 6. Julie’s patience and attention to detail makes her great with first time buyers, and has resulted in many referrals and repeat business. She will listen to your needs and work to find the exact home you’re looking for.