Century 21 Affiliated

We are the Closers Group from Century 21 Affiliated, located in Portage, MI.

As your local licensed professionals, our mission is ensuring that you are fully satisfied in your home sale or purchase.

Real estate is not only our passion - it is our LIVES.

Let us help you find your dream home or sell your current home.


Looking to contact an agent from the Closers Group?

Click on each agent's photo below to visit their Century 21 personal website!



Michelle has helped a variety of clients during her career and works with buyers in Southwest lower Michigan. She has her Michigan Builders license and graduated from Western Michigan University with a degree in Finance. Michelle has served on several Greater Kalamazoo Association of Realtors committees from 2020 to 2022 and is a three-time Quality Service award winner. Michelle strives to not only meet the needs of her clients, but to also exceed expectations by building wonderful relationships with her clients and other Real Estate Professionals. 



Rich is a three-time Pinnacle Quality Service Award winner. His clients feel that Rich does an outstanding job, giving him an overall satisfaction rating of over 98%. In 2018, Rich was elected as a Director for Greater Kalamazoo Association of Realtors where he served from 2019 to 2021.  He is still involved with GKAR and is on several Task Force groups and Committees. Rich is also an Assistant Coach for Parchment High School's Varsity Baseball Program and was named Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association's Assistant Coach of the Year in 2020.



As a licensed Realtor® for over 15 years, Kristi focuses on providing the very best service through putting her clients first. Kristi has received numerous awards, including Century 21 Silver & Gold Sales Achievement awards. Her certifications include e-Pro® and Relocation Specialist. Kristi is an expert in local Residential Real Estate and offers valuable guidance through the Real Estate process. Also, Kristi was elected the 2019 to 2020 VFW Auxiliary 827 President and enjoys helping our veterans.



Nick has been a Realtor with Century 21 Affiliated since July 2021. According to Nick, the real estate industry is much more than just buying and selling houses, and being involved professionally has helped him to see what having a home can mean to so many people. Because of this, Nick’s approach is one that is focused on growth and learning in order to best serve his clients and help
them to meet their goals. Nick is
always looking forward to the next chance to hand over a set of keys and tell his clients his two favorite words: "Welcome Home!”



Michele has over 30 years of home construction experience and knowledge. Michele worked as an accounting administrator for a large local builder in Kalamazoo, to a REALTOR®. She is a Military relocation specialist, and has keen knowledge with Land, Luxury, Lake, Residential and Commercial sales. Michele also serves on Pinegrove Township Planning Commission, and she is the President of Women’s Council of Realtors Southwestern, MI. “Buy with confidence, Sell with success.”



Cody is a lifelong resident of Kalamazoo. He is a graduate of Western Michigan University and Mattawan High School. Currently, Cody is the head coach of the Kalamazoo Growlers in the Northwoods League and has coached the past 12 years at Kalamazoo Valley Community College. His experience leading a collegiate baseball program has prepared him to be a great teammate on your real estate ventures. Cody focuses on trust, loyalty, preparation, and communication to ensure your real estate experience is a tremendous success!