Bob and Rita Driver have been a real estate “husband and wife” team for over 14 years. Rita has been active in the real estate industry for over 16 years and Bob joined her over 14 years ago. Together, they are quiet a dynamic duo in the real estate industry. Rita enjoys the marketing and paperwork and negotiations part of the industry while Bob enjoys meeting and greeting their customers and clients in a more informal setting such as bike riding or looking at homes or staging homes to sell. Rita has a background in mortgage lending and is well versed in the lending industry. They have over 25 years of combined experience that works for their clients on a daily basis. Both, Bob and Rita, have been educated in the short sale process for distressed property owners. They are the only Certified Distressed Property Experts in the Memphis, Tennessee area. If you or a friend needs confidential assistance through a difficult economic time relating to their home, please have them contact The Driver Team for further assistance and a possible solution to their stressed situation.
Rita began her career in Real Estate sales in March 1993. She now holds a TN Real Estate Broker’s License with the following designations:
Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR)
Accredited Home Stager (AHS)
Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE)
Certified Real Estate Brokers (CRB)
Certified Real Estate Specialist (CRS)
Graduate REALTOR Institue (GRI)
Certified New Home Sales Professional (CSP)
- Rita is a Life member of the Multi Million Dollar Club and recipient of RE/MAX’s Chairman’s Club, RE/MAX’s Platinum Club and 100% Club memberships.
- Rita was named Associate of the Year 2006 and 2008 for the Fayette County home Builder’s Association.
- Rita holds a Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Memphis.
- Rita has worked as a loan officer, affording her with a vast knowledge in home financing matters.
- Rita also worked for the City of Memphis as a police officer for several years.
“Bob and Rita have been married for 20+ years and have a wonderful daughter (Megan) who is a marketing major attending The University of Memphis.”
“Many times Bob, Rita and The Driver Team are referred to as “High Octane Realtors” by other professionals in the real estate field. With this title, The Driver Team closes an average of 100 sales per year. The Driver’s credit success to the super fantastic clients & friends that have purchased or sold home(s) with The Driver Team………………………..THANK YOU!……..THANK YOU!!….THANK YOU!!!!….for the support and the referrals.”
In the community , The Driver Team sponsors “RE/MAX All Stars” which includes a men’s softball championship team and two co-ed championship teams. One can usually find Rita in the outfield during the games.
Although Bob & Rita hold Real Estate Broker’s licenses, Rita is Directing Broker/Owner of RE/MAX All Stars and a skilled negotiator for their clients. Bob’s passion is training & working with sellers and buyers.
In addition to softball, Bob & Rita enjoy motorcycles for cruising and chartiable riding events, gardening, travel & attending R.E. seminars and, reading about marketing trends & innovations.
Bob started his career in Real Estate in 1995 and he also holds the New Home Ceritified Sales Professional (CSP) and ePro designations.
Bob enjoys riding his 1800 VTX morotcycle for charity events and relaxation.
Before Real Estate, Bob was employed as an assistant Professor with The University of Memphis, Maintenance Engineer & Maintenance Manager with Carrier Corporation, Manufacturing Engineer with GMW, Inc., a Safety Professional in several positions in industry and, a Firefighter with the City of Memphis.
Bob also served his country as a Forward observer with the USMC directing artillery fire & air strikes in the Republic of South Viet Nam.
Bob enjoys riding his Harley and participating in charity ride events.