Ruth Clemens

Ruth Clemens

Associate Broker/Office Manager
  • 989-429-3100
  • 888-843-7469
  • 989-366-5522
  • 989-366-5522
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Ruth A. Clemens ~ A long time resident of Houghton Lake, since 1978 as a resort owner, and a licensed Real Estate Broker since 1986. Ruth believes the formula for success is honesty, professionalism and a commitment.  Ruth has been in the same office location since the beginning of her career, currently and proudly as the Managing Broker of the Coldwell Banker Schmidt office in Roscommon County.  Her merger with Schmidt's, based in Traverse City, in September, 2011 was, according to Ruth, "the best business decision of my career".  From 1991 through 2011 Ruth was the Broker/Owner of ERA Houghton Higgins.com, Inc.  

Ruth specializes in high-end residential real estate, including waterfronts, golf course and off water family sub-divisions, along with retirement communities. 

Ruth, also a member of the Michigan Commercial Board of Realtors, is very knowledgeable in negotiating commercial transactions and markets extensively on the most prominent commercial websites.  Additionally, Ruth is a member of the Coldwell Banker Worldwide Commercial Network.  

Ruth's prides herself in her ability to bring value to the table on behalf of both her buyer clients and seller clients.  Value with knowledge acquired through years of training, education, experience and commitment. 

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Professional Background

  • 29 years of experience in Real Estate Marketing.
  • Member of National Association of Realtors
  • Member of Michigan Association of Realtors.
  • Member of Michigan Commercial Board of Realtors.
  • Member of Coldwell Banker World Wide Commercial Network.
  • Member Paul Bunyan Board of Realtors.
  • Member of Rosco Multi-Listing Service.
  • Prior Paul Bunyan Board of Realtors ~ Roscommon County Director.
  • Prior Paul Bunyan Board of Realtors ~ Professional Standards Committee Chairperson.
  • 2002 Paul Bunyan Board of Realtors ~ Realtor of the Year.

Community Involvement

  • Roscommon County Economical Development Corporation, Board of Directors.
  • Roscommon County Economical Development Corporation, Marketing Committee.
  • Houghton Lake Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors.
  • M-55 Beautification and Improvement Committee, Co-Chair.
  • Prior member of Denton Township Planning Commission.

Professional Interests

With 29 years of experience in marketing Roscommon County, my greatest professional pleasure, is working to give back to the community and to provide growth and development.

Personal Background

Originally from Breckenridge, Michigan.  Ruth moved to Houghton Lake in 1978 and was co-owner of Tradewinds Resort and Party Store.  Ruth worked in the legal field prior to the beginning of her career in real estate in 1985.  Ruth has a son Nicholas J. Poindexter of Rockford, Michigan.  She has two beautiful grandchildren Nayla and Creedon, who are the 'light' of Ruth's life!

Personal Interests

Ruth loves her family, friends, work and the great outdoors.  For recreation Ruth loves to be on or in the water.  Ruth also loves the beautiful Northern Michigan forests. For relaxation Ruth enjoys reading.  Her favorite vacation destination is St. John, USVI, and basically loves any location with water, sun and sand.

Specialties

  • Specializing in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage.
  • Specializing in High-End Residential, Golf Course, Family Sub-Divisions and Retirement Communities.

Designations

  • Coldwell Banker Multi-Million Dollar
  • Coldwell Banker Chairman's Circle
  • Coldwell Banker Premier Office
  • Accredited Buyer Representative
  • Graduate, REALTOR Institute
  • Realtor
  • Equal Housing Opportunity

Communities

Houghton Lake

Coldwell Banker SchmidtHoughton Lake ~ Prudenville989-366-5522www.CBGreatLakes.comHoughton Lake is one of the largest resort areas in the state and home ...

Higgns Lake

Coldwell Banker Schmidt639 W. Higgins Lake Drive, Roscommon989-821-6348  ~  www.CBGreatLakes.comHiggins Lake, once proclaimed the 6th most beautiful ...

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My Listings

4814 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 2,072
5010 & 508 E West Branch Rd, St Helen, MI 48656
Beds: 3 / Baths: 2 Living Area: 1,736
Xxx Dargitz Rd, Higgins Lake, MI 48627
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
4168 W Houghton Lake Drive, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 7,940
2860 S Townline - Unit 6A, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 4 / Baths: 2.5 Living Area: 2,040
211 White Deer Trail - Unit 5, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1.5 Living Area: 1,224
8702 W Houghton Lake Dr - Unit 1, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1.5 Living Area: 960
Xxx W Birch Rd, Roscommon, MI 48653
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
4104 N Markey Road, Roscommon, MI 48653
Beds: 3 / Baths: 2 Living Area: 1,668
328-B Sheridan Drive, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 1 / Baths: 1 Living Area: 892
12181 E Houghton Lake Drive, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 4 / Baths: 2.5 Living Area: 2,609
Xxx E Levely Road, Rhodes, MI 48652
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
7340 Hillcrest Road, Higgins Lake, MI 48627
Beds: 0 / Baths: 2
2159 Heightsview, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 3 / Baths: 2.5 Living Area: 2,392
7571 E Houghton Lake Dr - Unit 8, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1 Living Area: 650
147 Indian Oak Tr, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 3 / Baths: 2.5 Living Area: 3,144
7571 E Houghton Lake Dr - Unit 12, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 2 / Baths: 0.75 Living Area: 750
1242 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 3,000
134 Frisco, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 4 / Baths: 2.5 Living Area: 5,836
818 W Houghton Lake Dr, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 0 / Baths: 3 Living Area: 4,908
4641 Cains, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 4 / Baths: 1.75 Living Area: 1,980
730 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 3,250
730 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 3,250
5213 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 2,112
4722 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 2,567
Xxx Old Pine, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
11266 Athey, Harrison, MI 48625
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx Athey, Harrison, MI 48625
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
11266 Athey, Harrison, MI 48625
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 384
7376 E Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx School, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx Mohican, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
11900 Holiday, Roscommon, MI 48653
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1 Living Area: 960
7 W Higgins Lake, Higgins Lake, MI 48627
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 6,076
1077 W West Branch, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx E West Branch, St Helen, MI 48656
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
1077 W West Branch, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
5010 & 508 E West Branch, St Helen, MI 48656
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
8939 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 5,063
Xxx W Houghton Lake C, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx W Houghton Lake B, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
9111 Tippedy, St Helen, MI 48656
Beds: 3 / Baths: 2.75 Living Area: 2,842
309 Oakwood, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 3 / Baths: 1 Living Area: 960
8111 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 3 Living Area: 3,025
1220 Shoreline, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1.5 Living Area: 2,066
2041 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
5791 Old Orchard, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 4 / Baths: 3.5 Living Area: 2,706
Xxx Lakeshore, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
1348 W Houghton Lake Dr, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 14,900
119 Eleventh, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1.5 Living Area: 1,624
103 Tin Pan Alley 103 & 107, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 3,580
10113 E Airport, St Helen, MI 48656
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 4,920
Xxx W West Branch, Prudenville, MI 48651
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
2385 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx Wooden Key, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
3942-D W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 1 / Baths: 1 Living Area: 706
153 Kennedy, Higgins Lake, MI 48627
Beds: 6 / Baths: 4 Living Area: 10,020
700 Edna, Roscommon, MI 48653
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 3,162
Xxx E West Branch, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
7190 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 9,271
7190 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 9,271
Xxx W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
1856 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 4,780
108 Bright Angel, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1.5 Living Area: 952
3942 W Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0 Living Area: 4,824
Xxx West Shore B-2, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx West Shore, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0
Xxx West Shore B-1, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Beds: 0 / Baths: 0