Executive Team

Steve Lampe


Stephen graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting & Finance. Upon graduation, he was recruited to the CPA firm of Price Waterhouse in Los Angeles where he was engaged in consulting for a variety of industries including Real Estate, Banking, and Financial Investment firms. He specializes in the sale of multifamily & commercial investment properties in the greater Los Angeles area, and during his career he has closed over $1.5 Billion in sales transactions. Stephen was recognized numerous times for outstanding achievements including Chairman’s Club, Hall of Fame, Lifetime Achievement and ranking in the Top 5 Investment Brokers at RE/MAX Commercial throughout the entire U.S. Stephen is one of the founding principles and the acting broker for RE/MAX Commercial & Investment Realty with its two main office locations in Downtown LA and Torrance. The company continues to grow and has been ranked consistently by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the 30 Largest Commercial Real Estate Brokerages in Los Angeles since 2006.

Sharon Lampe

Managing Director / Operations & Administration

Sharon joined RE/MAX Commercial & Investment Realty in 2007 after working in residential real estate for 20 years. During her tenure at RE/MAX Palos Verdes, she worked with the #1 residential team as the office manager, transaction coordinator, bookkeeper and Marketing Director for 12 years and then became a licensed agent in 2004. She brings a wealth of skill and knowledge as she has managed nearly 500 transactions which included many different types of contracts and complex issues; Bank owned properties, trusts, probate, land, large multifamily apartment complexes, industrial, office, retail, single family homes, condominiums, leases and property valuations. This experience, combined with her energy and enthusiasm allows her to successfully and confidently act quickly to resolve issues and navigate any real estate transaction. She is currently working as an Associate licensee and helps operate the Brokerage as Vice President alongside the Broker/Owner, Stephen Lampe. Sharon grew up in the South Bay and has 3 grown children. She loves the outdoors, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Enrique Viramontes

Managing Director | Vice President of Investments

Enrique received his undergraduate degree at Loyola Marymount University in Business Administration with a double emphasis in Business Law and Finance. Upon graduation, Enrique Viramontes began his career in Investment Real Estate in 2002 as an associate with Marcus & Millichap, specializing in multi-residential properties. In his first full year at Marcus & Millichap, Enrique was recognized as a Top Plaque Earner for his outstanding performance in sales of Investment Real Estate. In the next year, he was awarded top honors as a National Achievement Award winner. Mr. Viramontes finished the 2005 year as one of the top ten brokers in the Los Angeles office and in the top 20 percent of the national company. In that same year, he was mentioned in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s, “Who’s Who In Real Estate – The Youth Brigade.” In 2006, Enrique Viramontes decided to take his career one step further at RE/MAX Commercial & Investment Realty. He continues to serve his clients’ best interests by creating and maintaining wealth through unique investment strategies. In his spare time, Enrique enjoys spending time with family & friends, playing soccer, and “working.”

Melanie Archer

General Counsel

Melanie has a deep knowledge of real estate and business law with a very practical approach. She assists our agents with one-on-one support, risk management, round table legal discussions, and agent education. She provides insight into the ever-changing real estate industry, while ensuring our agents are expertly trained on all new laws and policy changes. Melanie practiced real estate and business litigation at Cox, Castle & Nicholson and later at Spierer, Woodward, Corbalis & Goldberg prior to joining RE/MAX Estate Properties. While there, among other things, she gained extensive experience in helping buyers, sellers, and their agents negotiate the difficulties that can sometimes arise when purchasing property. She previously worked with her husband at Archer Building Group, Inc. where she acquired extensive knowledge of the construction industry. She received her BA from USC and her JD from UCLA School of Law. She is also a real estate investor and owns/operates apartment buildings in Southern California. Melanie is a South Bay native with three young boys.