Agassiz Group provides experienced insurance and real estate professionals who can offer their customers a broad range of products and services. To be regarded as the most professional independent insurance agency and real estate office of choice in Northern Minnesota. It is our goal to promote long term customer relationships and market new prospective customers. As we continue to grow in this business and expand our markets, we will be advocates for our customers with efficient, dependable, and fair claim service. We will be involved in community activities and promote education about changes in the insurance and real estate industries to our customers.
In 1968, the Greenbush Agency, Inc. was formed. Incorporating officers, were I.S. Folland, K.B. Trangsrud, and Rod Langaas. Under the management of Rodney Langaas, the insurance agency continued to grow and expand its services. In the mid 70's, Real Estate Brokerage became part of Greenbush Agency this vital service was added to serve area customers. Through the late 70's and earlier 80's, Greenbush Agency continued it's growth and expansion.
In 1983, Lake of the Woods Agency, Inc. was incorporated by for the purpose of Real Estate and Insurance Sales. Later that year, the insurance portion of the business was purchased by Greenbush Agency, Inc., and an office in Roseau was opened soon after to better serve the area customers. With officers now in Greenbush, Warroad and Roseau this expansion made insurance and real estate available throughout the county.
In 1997, both Agencies made a name change. Greenbush Agency, Inc. and Lake of the Woods Agency Inc., changed their DBA's to Agassiz Insurance Group and Agassiz Realty. This would clarify the affiliation and identify more closely all three of the locations in Greenbush, Roseau, Warroad.
Agassiz Insurance and Realty has always strived to adapt and evolve to be able to provide products and service to its area customers and meet their ever changing needs. In 2003, Agassiz Realty expanded by opening an office in Thief River Falls, to further broaden a base of the area we serve.
The main reason any business can survive and succeed for over 4 decades is its staff and their dedication to their customers.