Recent: ON, Canada
Jamie Dempster handled purchase of a new house and sale of our current house:
Excellent use of technology with Collab (way better than regular realtor.ca), Whatsapp and e-signatures. This allowed us (with our two small kids) to find and target an area in the insane GTA market. Jamie went door-knocking hitting up the neighborhood. Eventually a listing came up and we went in successfully winning against a few other offers.
Jamie's strategy was accommodating of our needs as a family, yet aggressive and in the end, very effective. His recommendations, demeanor and tactics made it all as painless as possible, and in the end set a record for the sale. Exceeded my expectations by far. (I also include his team in this, e.g. the stagers)
On a more personal level, he had some very significant events in his family life during this time, and yet at no time did we feel left in a lurch. Nor did we ever get the feeling that he was putting work before family, because honestly a factor in who we have representing us is that we would like that person to have similar values, and Jamie demonstrated good character in numerous ways. I'm quite happy to be paying him for a job very well done.
On a final note, we were happy from start to finish, so I recommended