Alex Sommers changed direction in his career in 2008 when he entered the world of real estate as both an investor and an agent. A lifelong philanthropist, Mr. Sommers commits a minimum of 10 percent of his gross revenues from his real estate efforts to support several charities he feels make a real difference in people’s lives. One of these, A Greater Hope Orphanage, located in Cambodia, provides orphaned children with a loving place to grow along with a host of social services, including education programs and Bible studies. Alex Sommers also supports the Art & Joyce Stoneking Missionaries to Mexico, a California-based organization that dedicates its resources to building churches along the Baja Peninsula, and also to constructing homes for children in Mexicali and Tijuana. In addition to his charitable work, Mr. Sommers holds affiliations with the Trinity Heritage Church, the Celebration Christian Fellowship, and the Cambodian Evangelical Church.
Professionally, Alex Sommers strives to provide his clients with the best customer service in the business, and aims to help both buyers and sells with the most personalized, widest ranges of services available. He stays current on cutting-edge technology, which enables him to handle tasks more quickly, and he remains accessible to clients, responding to their needs in a timely manner. On his website, www.alexsommersrealtor.com, Mr. Sommers provides information about all types of real estate transactions for both buyers and sellers. He shows home and commercial listings, provides neighborhood reports, discusses home values, and devotes a section to first-time homebuyers. In that section, Alex Sommers posts articles with titles including “Why use a Realtor When Buying a Home?,” “Home Inspections Avert Future Headaches,” “How to Choose a Home,” and “The Basics of Making an Offer.”
Prior to entering the real estate field, Alex Sommers served two decades in different corporate positions, including acting as Managing Director of two companies based in the United Kingdom. He graduated from Michigan State University in East Lansing, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Building Construction Management. Mr. Sommers enjoys spending as much time with his grandchildren as possible, as well as gardening and hiking.