About Us

Tom & Diane Barroll, the co-owners of RE/MAX First Choice Realty have been full time residents of San Carlos Sonora Mexico since 2000, after relocating from Calgary , Alberta Canada. They are members of the Arizona-Sonora Commission. Tom and Diane are both licensed Real Estate Agents in Sonora, Mexico and have earned the designation, Realtor.

Tom spent close to 20 years in the offshore oil industry working internationally. He speaks Spanish well and, with his renovation and construction experience, has developed good relationships with the local trades and construction personnel. Along with looking after the maintenance and renovation aspects of the business, he is also a member of AMPI and has completed the Sonora required Real Estate course.

Diane has many years of Operations Management experience and 3 degrees including an MBA and the only Real Estate professional in San Carlos to earn the designation of a Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS). Diane takes care of office management and real estate listings, real estate showings and marketing for RE/MAX First Choice Realty.

Tom and Diane are actively involved in community service projects in San Carlos including service as:

  • Board of Directors for Rescate de San Carlos
  • Past Treasurer AMPI Guaymas San Carlos
  • Past Treasurer, Country Club Residents Association
  • Former Board member, Solimar Condominium Residents Association & Marinaterra Residents Association.
  • Involved in the San Carlos Yacht Club and Rescate de San Carlos Fishing Tournament, International Billfish Tournament, and the Hammer Down Fishing Tournament

Office Contact Information


Our San Carlos Mexico Real Estate office is located on Boulevard Beltrones in the heart of San Carlos right behind the ARCO gas station in Plaza Arrecifes unit #5.

By Phone

1-800-587-2830 Toll Free (US & Canada)
403-770-6177  (Calgary)
520-225-0120 Tucson)
622-226-1800 (Mexico)

By Email