We are here to help you find your dream home.

Customers First

We are truly fortunate to work with so many great clients. This is why we always treat every client with the respect and care they deserve throughout this exciting process.

Buying & Selling

Whether its Buying or Selling we want our clients to get the best possible deal they can. Value is always in the eye of the beholder, a sale or a purchase should be something you are proud of.

Your Home

If you are Buying or Selling choose the Team that goes the extra mile. We will always ensure that proper due diligence is done to minimize any surprises or risks. We take pride in ensuring our clients are well looked after from Start to Finish.

Our Team

Thank you for taking the time to find out a little bit about us.

Both Chris Marte and Gary Gierlich have been fortunate enough to of been raised in the South Okanagan giving them extensive knowledge and reach in the local communities. With over 20 years of experience between them and achieving the highest level of awards and results you know you can trust our team to assist in the most important Purchases of your life.

Chris Marte *PREC - Chris has lived in Penticton since 1983 and has always been passionate and proud of where he grew up. Customer service has always been high on the list which has helped Chris achieve Diamond Status for being the Top 3% of Canada. When not in the office Chris enjoys family time with his wife and daughter. Other passions include Hockey, Gym, Running & Traveling.

Gary Gierlich *PREC - Gary has lived in the South Okanagan since 1969 and has a long history in the Valley. Gary has a proven track record in Real Estate, this is evident through achieving the Diamond Award for being the Top 3% in Canada, and extremely Loyal & Happy clientele. When he is away from Real Estate you can find Gary playing Pickleball, enjoying time with his wife, kids & grandkids or enjoying the hot sun of the Mexican Baja.

Nina Best - In recent months Nina, whom had been working as Chris & Gary's assistant for 5 year,s is now a fully licensed Realtor to help deliver even more great customer service than we could before. In her free time you can find Nina enjoying time with her son on the Ski Hill, skate boarding and dirt biking.

Whether it's purchasing Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Agricultural or Investments we have experience in all fields of Real Estate.

Three great realtors all together to form one great Team!

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Our History

Welcome to our brief history, we sincerely thank each one of our clients that has helped us launch, maintain and extend our careers and continue this great journey with all of you. Join us in celebrating old milestones and creating new ones.


Marte-Gierlich & Associates Website Launch


Marte-Gierlich & Associates formed


Nina Best - Becomes Licensed Realtor



Chris Marte - Joined Gary Gierlich



Chris Marte - Becomes Licensed Realtor


Nina Best - Joins Gary Gierlich as Assistant



Gary Gierlich - Becomes Licensed Realtor