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3A® Network Group is a group of innovative and pioneering Realtors® who are famous for developing the sophisticated realty market for unique properties in Harrison Hot Springs, Kent, the Cariboo Region and other parts of British Columbia.

Started by Dutch entrepreneur Bernard Küster in 1949, the family company was extensively involved in the rebuilding of Europe after the devastation of World War II. This experience plus our extensive contacts with the European community has given us a unique position in the Canadian real estate industry.

In the last three decades, our small but highly effective team sold over 2000 properties on two continents – Europe and North America.

Our business model for Harrison Hot Springs & British Columbia is focused on our two main target markets:

  • Harrison Hot Springs: We are the only real estate company effectively operating in Harrison Hot Springs. Whether you are a seller or a buyer, our extensive experience and contacts in this beautiful community ensures a quick and hassle-free transaction.



Whether you are looking for a hunting ranch, cattle ranch, investment property or recreational property, you can trust us to provide you with a highly personalized service that will leave no room for complaints. We do not just help buy and sell properties, we believe in establishing a lasting relationship with our clients.


Our Team

Bernard Kuester +, Freddy's Grandfather and the man that it all started with. After World War 2, in the year 1949, Bernard, a Dutch entrepreneur, started his real estate construction company to help with rebuilding Europe. The rest is history... the Marks family has been a part of this great industry ever since.

Freddy Marks, Broker / REALTOR®/ Immobilienwirt is a retired warrant officer and has been involved in real estate sales, franchise development & sales management in the Canadian and European market since the beginning of the 80’s.

Freddy has experience in several markets like Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, Norway, Spain and Switzerland. He was involved in the European expansion of the #1 real estate franchise system RE/MAX, establishing more than 1000 offices in Europe. His ongoing marketing efforts in the North American and European markets his close connection too many top players in the industry, result in sales month after month.

Freddy sells Castles in Germany, trophy Ranches in the Chilcotin, Resorts on crystal clear Lakes and vacant lots in the remote areas of British Columbia.


Linda Marks, REALTOR®/ Immobilien Kauffrau, is family generation # 4 who joined the real estate industry.

She was born, raised and educated in Europe. Linda became licensed in 2008.  Very quickly she has built a solid clients base and is very active in the community. She visits Europe regularly, joins trade shows and is generating buyers for her sellers from all around the globe.

 "Our family's DNA is Real Estate".


Christian Schadendorf, REALTOR

Dr. Christian Schadendorf, RPF is a forest economist with professional experience in B.C. and Europe. He directed a State Ministry’s log sales program in Germany before immigrating to Canada in 1994. After a few years as a consultant, he became General Manager/Vice-President/President of a Canadian and two U.S. companies, managing extensive private forestlands in BC and a commercial real estate portfolio with assets in the US and Canada. After having sold this portfolio, Christian is currently advising international clients on commercial timberland investments across North America.

He has chaired the Selkirk College Board of Governors, vice-chaired research committees at BC’s Science Council and served on the boards of the Nelson Chamber of Commerce and the Private Forest Landowners Association. A Licensed Realtor in B.C. and a Registered Professional Forester in B.C. and Germany, he holds a M.Sc. from UBC and a Doctorate from BOKU in Vienna, Austria.

Although Christian is a member of the Sutton West Coast Team in White Rock, he is a Team Member of the 3A International Marketing Team!

Evelyn Marks

Evelyn Marks is the unlicensed assistant for our team. With over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry she is a high asset to the team. She works behind the screen and looks after many important issues, such as adverting and budgeting. Evelyn was a licensed Realtor for many years in Germany and has a high track record in project marketing.




  • Are you an experienced Real Estate Agent and are thinking about a change!
  • Do you who want to join a successful marketing team with a huge international client base?
  • Is the kind of property that we sell inspiring for you?
  • Are you looking outside of the box when it comes to marketing unique properties?
  • Do you believe in free entrepreneurship and low overhead and expenses?

If you answered all these questions with yes… then arrange an informal meeting with Freddy Marks. Call us @ 604 491 1060 or email Team3A@sutton.com


Buying Property in British Columbia? Let us Help!

3A® Network Group with Freddy & Linda Marks, a strong father / daughter team are names you can trust. We specialize in ‘exquisite’ properties in ‘premier’ locations…

Collectively over 43% of our buyers and sellers are from out of the country. Our experienced team of professionals not only has a large database of listings, ranging from small farms to the largest trophy ranches, to WaterfrontsLodges & ResortAcreages, Commercial Investments and listings inHarrison Hot Springs.

Our impressive properties are close … but sometimes so far away, centralized in the heart of a recreational wonderland British Columbia where fishing, hunting, ATV riding, boating, hiking, and camping with family and friends is just around the corner.

For our buyers from around the globe we have exiting and goal oriented programs in place like the Buyer agency agreement.

We do everything to ensure that our buying clients will purchase their investments to fair market value or better. Our disclosure process provides all important information related to the property in question. No buyer wants to purchase a property above fair market value. With over 33 years of active real estate selling experience our buyers are most likely protected to avoid this kind of mistakes.

This efforts was one reason that Europe’s leading Real Estate Magazine BELLEVUE choose our group, the 3A® Network Group, for two years in a row,   as The Best Property Agents for Canada.

Bellevue Best Property Agents

Looking to sell your Property in British Columbia? ......Our DNA is Real Estate.

Property ownership embodies the dream you chase all your life. It's the place that holds cherished memories of family, friends and business. When it comes time to sell, you need a team of real estate professionals with long time experience.

Every element of negotiating the best terms and the highest price has been set before the property is even listed.

Start with the resources we provide and what you can expect when you list with us.

Order a complete marketing package. There is no charge for this information. These will help get you started in terms of assessing your real estate situation and planning for a stress-free and successful sale.

The real estate market in British Columbia is strong, in spite of national news stories.  It takes a team of experienced professionals to move your investment quickly, professionally, and profitably. Just use our reference booklet and our list of sold properties to find out what we can do for you.

According to independent resources, more than 95% of all interested Buyers start their property search online.  With the 3A® Network Group, your property exposure on the internet is unmatched by any other Realtor. We market your investment using more venues than most other Realtors.

Sutton West Coast Real Estate #1 Broker

Our Mission

Our Mission is pretty simple: We deliver sophisticated, outstanding customer service for our Sellers and Buyers.

3A® Network Group incorporates proven, professional state of-the-art techniques specializing in the marketing, listing and selling of  Farms & RanchesResort’s & LodgesWaterfronts & Acreages in Kent, the Cariboo Region, the Chilcotin Regionthe Fraser Valley and the Thompson Okanagan Region of British Columbia.

3A® Network Group with Sutton West Coast Realty in Harrison Hot Springs is the leading Real Estate Team for this beautiful Tourism Destination Lakefront Village.

Our Company maintains a full-time staff of well-trained real estate professionals who continually strive to provide top quality service for their individual clients and customers. We are a creative, innovative and people-oriented organization providing individual opportunity, personal satisfaction and rewarding challenges to all members of the firm.

Feel free to  read the reports from clients who did business with us!


Sutton West Realty, Ranked Canada's #1 Broker


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