Meet The Hanson Team

Real Estate Team, Des Moines, IA

Meet the Team

Buying or selling a property in Des Moines is a big decision, which is why it’s more important than ever that you choose the right real estate professional to be on your side. We’d love to work with you! Learn more about us and why we do what we do.

"They had us positioned perfectly.
The Hanson Team did an awesome job walking us through the steps that we were taking while selling our house. They had us positioned perfectly once we hit the market and with their phenomenal marketing our house sold in hours of going to market. Thank you and I would 100% recommend them!!!"

 - Jacki Carlson

The Hanson Team RE/MAX Concepts is a hard working team who LOVES The Des Moines, IA Community

Des Moines is an amazing area and we’re proud to call it home. Because we love living and working here so much, it makes it easy to help local families and investors buy and sell properties. Whether you are looking for a residential or investment property, The Hanson Team can utilize our experience and market knowledge to help you buy and sell fast and for the best prices! We closed 49 local properties last year alone!

Mission Statement: To provide the best service experience to our Clients whether they are buying, selling or investing in real estate.

Vision Statement: We believe that our work here on earth is to LOVE people in all situations and that won’t change. We are excited about the opportunity to serve people and make a significant contribution to our community.

We stay current with all the trends and technology developing in the real estate world. We utilize ground-breaking methods to help our clients with their property! While some agents will shy away from new technologies, we happily embrace it! For Des Moines Area home sellers, we will work with each and every client to utilize the digital strategy that is best for them!

Knowing the local Des Moines IA real estate market like the back of our hand.  Market knowledge can be the difference between you overpaying or getting a great deal, finding the right property or missing it, and buying a property fully informed or missing critical things during inspection that can cost you. We are a full-service brokerage, handling the marketing, preparation, negotiations paperwork and even invest our own money to help sell your property.

Let us handle all of the details so you can enjoy the benefits of buying or selling in Des Moines, Iowa and the surrounding areas! But where we take it farther is our focus on you having an amazing buying or selling experience so you can focus on living life.

If you want to chat real estate or even just connect for a quick coffee, reach out to us anytime!

– The Hanson Team RE/MAX Concepts


Be great today!

The Hanson Team has built a business that continues to grow and evolve as they aim to be the best Realtors they can be in the industry.


We are 3 Realtors that treat this business as a lifestyle and a family-run business. We are constantly challenging and leveraging each others gifts to better our business, and in return the service we provide. We have run the gamut of business opportunities in real estate from Business Owner, Landlord, Educational Instructor to Real Estate Agents - where we are today.  Lastly, our most important job we will ever have is to raise our children. In doing that, we are very active in our church, schools and in our community... thanking others along the way for being a part of our "village."  

With anything real estate, we truly aim to please as that is our main focus, our Clients real estate needs.Thank you.

Josh & Michelle Hanson and Karla Derrickson

The Hanson Team, RE/MAX Concepts

Our Last Name is Your First Name in Real Estate


Karla Derrickson 

Interested in Working with Us?

Call/Text Us! (515) 229-2662


Need to Sell Your Home?

The Hanson Team RE/MAX Concepts is one of the most trusted real estate brokers in the Des Moines, IA area and our whole mission is to help make the home buying or selling process easier for you while keeping more of your hard-earned equity in your pocket.