Don began his real estate career part-time in 1976 with a top ranked brokerage in Omaha Nebraska , and in 3 years ranked in the top ten while selling part-time. In 1981 Don opened his own brokerage (APPLE REALTY) from his home, and was selling 40-45 homes per year part-time.

Don & Valerie were married in 1989 and Valerie obtained her brokers license in 1990.  Don was still selling real estate part-time and they were closing approximately 78 homes per year.  In 2001 Don quit his engineering job and became a full-time broker.  In 2005 Don & Valerie purchased the RE/MAX Franchise and they have never looked back.​  They are committed to their agents and enjoy the friendship. 

Why Join RE/MAX The Producers

Better Bussiness Bureau


RE/MAX The Producers receive the "Excellence in Customer Service Award every year.

Don & Valerie Keeton | Broker Owners

Awards & Recognition

RE/MAX Broker Award


Don has been recognized twice by RE/MAX as one of the top 50 broker from a field of 7,400 because of his creative, innovative, and office leadership

REALTOR Emeritus

Don was  recognized by the National Association of REALTORS for his dedication to the real estate profession.