With his involvement in real estate for 45+ years, Jim learned early that customer’s needs and satisfaction are #1 when it comes to any business transaction. Building long-term relationships with his clients is what keeps bringing clients back to see Jim and the Rucker Group at REMAX 1st Choice. Jim focuses on residential, commercial, and agricultural properties. His motivation and experience benefit clients by helping them increase their net worth. With his entrepreneurial spirit and natural leadership ability, Jim has grown his brokerage into a successful group of extremely talented agents who share his focus on customer satisfaction. Thanks to his years of experience in banking, broker management, and his strong negotiating skills will produce the best results for you in the least amount of time possible when buying and selling a home. Jim is a resident of Kansas City in Clay County, Missouri and has lived here majority of his life.
Jimmie Rucker, Owner/Broker is the founder and team leader of The Rucker Group at RE/MAX 1st Choice. After receiving a degree from the University of Missouri, Jimmie committed to pursuing a career in real estate sales. With over a decade in the industry and after assisting several hundred families achieve their real estate goals, he brings the knowledge and expertise it takes to navigate today's real estate climate. With a passion for providing excellent customer service Jimmie has built his business based on referrals. This only happens by taking great care of people and creating lasting relationships with the clients he serves. “I want my clients to have such an awesome experience that they do not hesitate for a second to refer their family, friends and co-workers to The Rucker Group!” Jimmie was born and raised in the Kansas City area. He married his high school sweetheart and they now call Liberty home. They have 3 children (Logan, Chase and Norah). In his free time Jimmie enjoys spending time with his family, the outdoors and competitive Crossfit.
Donna’s background in business and education lend itself perfectly to assist our clients and other agents with the documentation involved in a real estate transaction.
In her capacity as the Chief Operations Officer, she manages the systems and process to assure all the documents are in compliance with the Real Estate Commissions of Missouri and Kansas prior to being archived. She oversees the accounting, making certain the calculations are accurate in each transaction. Donna‘s goal is to make certain our client’s transactions go smoothly as possible! Donna is a resident of Kansas City in Clay County, Missouri and has lived here majority of his life.
Stephanie brings a bright and innovative approach to helping you achieve your goals within real estate. As the Manager-Office Operations, with eight years of real estate knowledge including working for Stewart Title Company, Stephanie’s drive and eagerness to learn every aspect of the business is what makes her ability to have a “Big Picture” viewpoint. Having a solid work ethic is very important to her as well as setting a positive environment in the workplace. Leading to well-orchestrated seamless transactions and ensuring client satisfaction makes her unique in the real estate world and a perfect addition to our team.
Stephanie is a lifelong resident of the Liberty, Missouri where she is still currently residing.
Oscar Guevara “Sarge”
Oscar is a Real Estate Consultant who recently joined The Rucker Group Real Estate Team and has been rising in our ranks over the last half year. His success is due, to his work ethic, and the ability to adapt and overcome to an ever-changing market. Being fluent in Spanish, the love for helping people and being a client advocate, are all valuable attributes that he learned as a Staff Sergeant in the Military Police Corps for the United States Army. His way of guiding families through the Real Estate “Battlefield” process is unparalleled. He has a no-nonsense approach. Whether you are buying or selling a home, you deserve impeccable service. Oscar attributes his success to the principles and values he learned while growing up in a large family and serving our country in a time of war. Work hard, persevere, be resilient, be honest, kind and treat others with respect. Oscar is a resident of Kansas City in Wyandotte County, Kansas and has lived in the area since being Honorably Discharged from service July 2018.