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DSC_6822.JPG Elie Safi  |  (612) 590-7234  |  Elie@thesafigroup.com

Elie grew up in West St. Paul and began his career in Real Estate after graduating from The Carlson School of Business. He has always had a lifelong passion for the business and has sold thousands of homes over his career with expertise in negotiations. When Elie is not selling homes, he loves to hang out with his wife, four kids, and his black lab puppy, who adores him!

WEB-001.jpg   Deborah Safi  |  (612) 267-3018  |  Deborah@thesafigroup.com

Deborah is also a native of Minnesota and started her career as a cardiac nurse in a St. Paul hospital. She has a passion for helping others and Real Estate has been the perfect transition. She always tries to put her clients first and communication is number one. In her free time she enjoys spending time outside enjoying Nature! Long Summer walks and bike rides with the kids are at the top of her list.

Marcusimage-smaller.jpg  Marc Jackson  |  (651) 328-3765  | Marc@thesafigroup.com
Marc originally hails from Chicago, IL. After serving for 20 years in the United States Navy, he retired and moved to Minnesota. While in the Navy he discovered a calling to be a Realtor and has since then successfully achieved that goal. Marc and his wife Emily, enjoy spending their free time together enjoying the MN outdoors with their adorable dog, Nala. 

NickSafi.jpeg Nick Safi  |  Nick@thesafigroup.com
Nick is a resident of Inver Grove Heights and attended Saint John's University. Growing up in a real estate family, Nick truly enjoys people and challenges. He finds it gratifying to help his clients find the home that is a perfect fit for them as it is truly a milestone on their life journey! Working with The SAFI Group allows Nick to learn and also have the resources necessary to help clients achieve their real estate goals!

thumbnail.jpg Laura Elder  |  Laura@thesafigroup.com
Laura has a background in Marketing, with strong administrative skills, a passion for helping others and bringing creative ideas to fruition.  Minnesota born and raised, she enjoys the great outdoors, camping, hiking, road tripping adventures with her daughter, and spending time with her Labradoodle, Harley.


  • Re/max Broker Owner of the Year - 2013 / 2014
  • Re/max Hall of Fame Award – 2003 / 2014,
  • Re/max President’s Club Award - 1998 , 1999 , 2002 , 2003 , 2004 , 2005 , 2013
  • Re/max Executive Club Award - 2007-2015
  • Re/max Chairman’s Award – 2004
  • Re/max 100% Club – 1999-2015

Accreditations for Elie Safi:

  • Graduate of Real Estate Institute, GRI
  • Certified Distressed Sales Expert, CPPE
  • Accredited Buyers Representative, ABR
  • New Home Sales Specialist, NHSS
  • VA Home Sales Specialist


  • ABR
  • CRP
  • GRI
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