One of the most distinguishable factors of BrightFuture Realty is that we rely on the expertise of our sister company BrightPath Caribbean on matters such as banking and finance, corporate structure, and immigration law – under the joint leadership of Vivian as our Lead Broker. Vivian contributes over two decades of senior banking experience, having headed up departments at one of the world’s top-ten ranked global banking institutions. She is an ex-pat herself, originally from Florida, with years of experience in Caribbean business and lifestyle throughout multiple countries such as Belize, Barbados, St. Vincent, and St. Maarten. Vivian is a team leader, wife, and mother of two who can shed some much-valued clarity on all matters relocation-related.
Emmanuel Julienne-Geerts is a well-established entrepreneur on St Maarten, with an in-depth knowledge of business and real-estate on St Maarten and St Martin. Emmanuel is fluent in French and English and pursued tertiary level studies in Europe which he consolidated with sound business experience on the island. Emmanuel is an asset when considering real-estate and business investment options, as well as a relevant sounding board for lifestyle and relocation matters on St Maarten/St Martin.
Ashanti van Heyningen
As a real estate agent, Ashanti stands out with her tenacity, great determination, and passion for helping buyers and sellers to achieve their real estate goals through a smooth and fulfilling experience. Raised and currently living on the Caribbean island of St. Maarten, Ashanti leverages her in-depth knowledge of the local real estate market to guide and educate her clients and empower them to make well-informed choices. Ashanti strives to go above and beyond to help buyers find a place to call home within their budget range and ensure that sellers fetch top dollar for their properties within the shortest time possible.
Tamara Seeman is originally from Chile and has a very culturally diverse professional and personal background. Tamara graduated with a specialization in International Business after finalizing her studies in Chile. She is fluent in English and Spanish, with extensive experience in the hospitality and tourism industry prior to making the switch to the real estate profession. Tamara is family-oriented and a mother of four, with a longstanding marriage of nearly two decades. She is an avid traveler that has not only visited various countries around the world but also lived in many, making Tamara one of our most relatable and friendly agents.
Kunal Baxani was born in India and came to St Maarten during early childhood with his family. His upbringing and education are based primarily on the French side of the island, making him a valuable source of knowledge to prospective buyers who are exploring the purchase of property on either side of the island (French or Dutch) and need to rely upon first-hand, accurate information. Kunal’s sales experience spans over two decades; moreover, he is fluent in over six languages – English, French, Hindi, Sindi, Spanish, Dutch, and Creole. Kunal is a valued member of the Team at BrightFuture Realty and his clients consistently express that very sentiment.
Michael Salas was born and raised in St. Maarten – he knows the island like the back of his hand, with all its ins and outs, price points, and neighborhoods. Michael is fluent in both English and Spanish and attended his studies on the island. He’s a father of three who can relate and understand the needs of a family when it comes to defining their housing plans. Michael is highly committed to his work and his clients and stands by his conviction of service above self.