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Thank you for doing business with The Tulip Team.
I really appreciate all your business and the referrals of your family, friends and associates. I am pleased I was able to help you with your real estate needs and will treat every referral you give me with the highest level of service.
So we’re doing a thing... before this pandemic hit hard, we were looking at selling our house to move closer to family... well we found our dream house.. we bought it. But now we’re scrambling to sell in this ever changing climate. Luckily, real estate is deemed an essential service for now, but that doesn’t change the risks we are taking by allowing people into our home. @hometeamottawa.hto is taking every precaution to make this experience safe for us as well as the potential buyers and we can’t thank them enough. They have been incredibly professional and diligent in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis and ensuring that this process is done according to social distancing rules.
By: Catherine Ferrarotto
Sylvie was our agent of choice after meeting with two others. She was a pleasure to work with from start to finish. We never felt like just a listing to her. She knew the area and the market well. Professional, timely and friendly, we could always reach her with any concern. From initial contact and first meeting we never felt rushed in any of our discussions. Through picture taking and movie making during these trying times, to selling and signing, a truly pleasant and highly successful experience with Sylvie.
By: Parniyan Tayebi
Working with Saeideh was an absolute pleasure. I recommend her and Tulip team without reservation. When my husband and I decided buying our first home, it was in the middle of the COVID situation and our first meeting with Saeideh was through a video call, her professional behavior and her honest words made her the realtor of our choice instantly. During this journey, she provided us with exceedingly valuable insight. More than just being skilled, she is dedicated to her client. I loved that I would always get a quick response to my questions. She was on top of everything before I even asked! Even through all stressful situation, her calm and caring manner directed us to the best results. We could not be happier than this!
By: Kaveh Shakouri
Buying and selling a property is one of the most challenging and stressful processes in life, and when it comes to go through both at the same time, you definitely need someone dedicated and committed; who has expertise you can count on in every step of the way. Saeideh Shabani is dedicated , trustworthy and cares a lot about her clients. During this challenging and uncertain times, Saeideh did an amazing job, she went above and beyond to make sure we have everything we need in place and she managed to sell our house over asking price in a week and helped us buy our dream home stress-free and with peace of mind. I highly recommend Saeideh and The Tulip Team if you are looking for your dream home or trying to sell your house. You can be sure that you are in good hands.
I was in great hands with Ryan and Keith. They were always available to answer any questions that I and and they took every measure to reassure me during these uncertain times. They went above and beyond in their service and I will be forever grateful!
By: Mohamed Zourob
I had superior service from Alex and would gladly recommend him to anyone. He is very honest and knowledgeable about what he does, and assisted me with the full process of buying a house.
By: L. Mohd
Thank you Reed for dedication and professionalism. Reed did very excellent work and he is very helpful, a wealth of knowledge. We would highly recommend them!!
By: N. Bakht
Reed is a phenomenal real estate professional. He is knowledgeable, thorough, an excellent communicator and most importantly, kind and thoughtful. We have turned to him for advice even after he helped us purchase a condo. We recommend him highly. You will not be disappointed.
By: Z. Cai
Reed is a very passionate agent, providing professional services and advices. He has done a great job on negotiation and comparison of pros and cons of similar properties. He is also very timely and courteous during the transaction.
By: R. Trudel
Reed was filling-in for another agent on vacation when we called him to buy a condo. We found him to be very knowledgeable and professional. Would not hesitate in recommending him for a real estate transaction. Thank you Reed.
By: W.A. Safadi
I believe that i was so fortunate to work with Reed. I felt 110% confident by partnering with him. He keeps his client’s best interests in sharp focus, he is a skilled listener and negotiator. It was a seller market; we went through some tough bid wars. Reed remained calm and confident through all of the bumps. He meets all expectation and he is definitely has “got your back”
By: L. Patterson
Reed is a dedicated professional. He is a tactful but forceful negotiator who worked tirelessly to ensure that I got the best deal possible for the house I wanted. Since closing the deal, he has stayed in touch to see how things have worked out with the new home. He's highly motivated and serious about his work yet also quite personable - highly recommended.
By: D. Wang
Reed is a fantastic buying agent who impressed me with his confidence and resolve. He's not afraid to really go for it when negotiating for his clients' best interests and does his utmost to make sure you don't have to settle for any less than his best effort. I had a small budget and so it was harder, less lucrative, and much more time-consuming for him to help me find a home, but he never made me feel like I was taking up too much of his time, and was never anything less than patient and optimistic. He's also very approachable and easy to talk to. I'm a ridiculously curious and detail-oriented person and he was always enthusiastic about answering any questions I had or finding out what we wanted to know. If you're looking to buy a house, I would highly recommend him.
By: A. Rai
Being an impatient man myself, little did i know that house buying cannot be done in a month or so and Reed gave me assurance that we'll find a suitable spot sooner than later. He took the time to evaluate my needs and never let me rush into the decision of buying the property. We kept the search active for couple of months until we hit the bulls eye. His knowledge about the neighborhood, house evaluation, honest opinion and most importantly what i was looking for made this process go smooth in casual and professional manner. Reed knows the property as soon as he opens the front door :) He's well verse with property info on all the neighbourhoods in Ottawa and he got a great sense of humor too. I am already recommending him to my friends & family and you just cant go wrong with this guy.
By: B. Natividad
We were fortunate to have Reed as our agent when we decided to list our condo and search for a larger, but low maintenance property. Reed lined up many showings and helped guide us to a property that was a perfect fit for us. He listened to our comments and showed endless patience and positivity during our search. Although he acted as our purchasing agent, I know he was instrumental in the timely sale of our condo at asking price. I would not hesitate to recommend Reed to anyone who needs an honest, hardworking and dependable agent!
By: S & N
Reed was fantastic in the process of helping us purchase our first home. We initially met with him a year before we were ready and he took the time to explain the whole home buying process to us. When we were ready to start looking he was eager to listen to our ideas and guide us in the right direction. It was a great experience to work together.
By: M. Tesfumrim
Reed is a man who cares about his client's expectations and dreams home. He has the ability to read one's needs promptly. Even though I had a hard time to negotiate and explain my desire home because of my lack of communicating the English language, Reed made things look much simpler and insignificant. With his hard-working and dedication, I really wish him success in his new promotion and hopefully succeeds. Melake's Family
By: H. Goulet
Sylvie is honest, energetic, hard-working and has a social conscience, helping less fortunate people with some of her fees. She is very accurate when it comes to advice on sale price and best times to list. She follows up on every visit for feedback which she shares quickly. She has assembled an excellent team who assist her efforts in marketing, social media, administrative duties and has buyers’ agents on the team. She is fluently bilingual. I would highly recommend Sylvie and her team.
By: A. Mongane
Owen has not only been my agent, but he made me feel special as a person seeking to get a home in Canada. He's very open and trustworthy. Was able to tell me what was good for me and my family. Regarding communication even outside the country, Owen was outstanding in using all means of communication to keep me informed about all the process. I will highly recommend him to all my friends.
By: M & S
Keith offers you honesty and year of experiences in Ottawa real state market. he has a very good knowledge about neighborhoods and share it with you even if it end up with cancelling the deal. this is the most important thing you expect from your realtor. I saw many realtors that are cheap and just to earn their money faster, they encourage you to buy something that is problematic. but with Keith, you know that you are not missing anything that might affect your decision and it is late to realize after closing the deal. I highly recommend Keith and his team as I have very good experience with them in my last 3 house purchase.
By: T. Lavigne
Looking to upsize from a condo in this sellers market can be intimidating, but Keith and his team kept us feeling confident that we would find something that fit our needs and wants while staying within our budget. We looked at a number of houses with Owen and Saeideh before finding the right home at the right time, and with their expertise and guidance were able to get an offer in that was accepted without having to stretch our budget. For experience, expertise and the flexibility to work within your schedule this team can’t be beat! I will definitely recommend Keith, Saeideh,and all of Home Team Ottawa to all of my friends and family!
By: J. Hopkins
Keith made the whole process easy. The photos, videos, showings, feedback from prospective buyers, weekly reports on the interest in our home... loved it all.
By: S. Carty
I was told by both the agents and the lawyers that I had the hardest sale ever. Turns out my existing house and garage are on separate pins. That said, on title, I owned my house, and the two times previous owner owned the garage. It was never registered in my name. I don't think I have sworn out loud as much in the past 2 weeks as I have in my lifetime, The thought of losing the sale of my existing house, and the purchase of a new house for an issue outside anyone's control was real. Thank you Re-max (and Title Insurance) for being supportive, understanding, and a great go between in order to keep me sane and ensure the sale and purchase was on track. Picked up my keys today!!! Keith was professional and to the point. Ryan, his partner was patient during the house search and put up with my indecisiveness. This is a team I highly recommend. Keep up the good work!!
By: S. St-HiIaire
Knowledgeable, experienced, takes the time to clearly explain the market. I have been dealing with Keith for a few years now and would highly recommend him.
By: Q. Zhou
Excellent services!!!Keith Bray is the best! He has helped us a lot of buying our first house and he keeps updating the market information for us.
By: L. Chiew
Keith is a great real estate agent. He has been very helpful to us with finding our investment property and we thoroughly enjoyed working with him.
Keith went far and beyond on helping us to find our future house. He is knowledgeable on the market. For sure you will make the right choice with his guidance. He is actively making sure you don't miss any datelines, always on time for all meetings, and shows that you, as a client, is the most important thing for him.
By: J. Sprinkle
I highly recommend Alex, as a first time home buyer he was able to guide me through the process and answer all of my many questions in a very timely manor.
By: K & P Selst
Our biggest fear was, and is the actual move. After 31 years in this house, there is a lot to do. The house isn’t perfect, naturally, so there is the work to make it ready to sell. There is the work of decluttering and getting rid of “stuff” so that we can downsize. There is the sadness of leaving neighbours who are such good friends, and a neighbourhood which has so many good memories. And it’s a neighbourhood that we would have liked to stay in due to nearness to so many amenities and convenience. It has a high walkability score. But there are very few bungalows in this neighbourhood and fewer still have been for sale over the past three years. And we need to make this move sooner rather than later. We can’t keep procrastinating! You gave us timelines to prepare for showings, which helped us prepare mentally and physically for selling our house. You called the new house our “dream house”, which helped put it in perspective as a good choice, or actually a near perfect choice for us. Writing out the letter for the seller was helpful in making all of the attributes of the house real. After 3 years of looking at options, there has never been one that met all our wishes. We are confident that this is a good choice for us. We met you during an open house at another house on our street and we’re impressed at your promptness at following up with us and providing us with information. Your emails with listings helped us to learn more about the availability of bungalows in this community. Every question we had was answered and you actively helped us search. It’s been many years since we bought or sold a house, so we’re not sure your methods are different from other agents, but you were never pushy, never impatient, and always ethical. You have responded whenever we had an interest in a home, and gave us prompt replies to questions. You also went door to door looking for potential sellers in our neighbourhood. I would hope other agents are like this! Your team is thorough, and experienced, always helpful. We would be happy to recommend you to others.
By: J. Cole
Reed and his team at Home Team Ottawa, RE/MAX Hallmark did a fantastic job negotiating a price for our new condo and selling our home in Orleans. Reed was always available to answer our questions and explained the buying and selling processes. He put together a great strategy for selling our home and was available through every step of the process. I can't say enough good comments about Reed and his excellent team.
By: M. Sohrabi
Keith is an expert agent. He knows his job and respects your decision. He is also very patient and lets you find what you are looking for. I highly recommend him to anyone who is looking for a REALTOR®.
By: A. O'Sullivan
Simply put, Reed is awesome. Can't ask for a better agent. His passion, knowledge and all around professional, yet friendly approach makes for a great real estate partner to work with in finding and closing deals!
By: J. Ledoux
Sylvie Bégin is a friendly and very experienced REALTOR® who understands very well the real estate market. Her passion combined with her experience and team work resulted in a very positive outcome for us. She understands very well her clients needs, so that she may always exceed their expectations.
By: J. Hopkins
Keith made the whole process easy. The photos, video, showings, feedback from prospective buyers, weekly reports on the interest in our home...loved it all!
By: Christiane D.
Sylvie a travaillé fort pour vendre ma maison et l'a vendue en 4 jours. Elle est très professionnelle, connaissance de mon quartier, Sylvie a travaille avec moi pour plus d'un an à l'organisation de ma maison pour un bon succès. Malgré que je suis triste d'avoir vendue ma maison avec 20 ans de bons souvenirs, je suis heureuse que le tout s'est déroulé comme un charme. Je vair redemander Sylvie à l'achet de ma prochaine maison, c'est certain.
By: J. Horner
Keith represented me extremely well throughout the whole process. Took the time to explain and coach me, which made things go very smoothly. I would have no problem referring Keith to friends and family. Thanks Keith for your professionalism, patience and understanding.
By: Nik C
Reed is a professional, always on-time and is pro-active. Reed comes prepared and always does his research. He provides a buyer and the seller with all of the requires and researched information to make a well informed decision.
By: Marek Z.
Sylvie is an exceptional, highly professional real estate agent. On top of her outstanding professional skills, we appreciated her warm personality, which really helped to make the home buying process much less stressful. She prepared a thorough snalysis of hte market in the area we were interested in. This, and her excellent negotiation skills, allowed us to purchase the house at the price close to 10% lower than the asking price, in the hot 2019 Ottawa market! Always available, always helpful. We would recommend Sylvie, without hesitation, to any prospective buyer or seller.
By: J. Kaur
Keith and his team were awesome from start to finish. I, and my family were provided with great details of hte city and surrounding areas to aid in determining the best places to search for our home. We were accomodated with our tight schedule to find a home within a week, and were shown all of hte homes that we wanted to see in a very timely manner. Once we found a house that fit what we were looking for, Keith's team was there for all steps of negotiating an offer, arranging and being present for the inspection, and finally seeing all final details. As well, what was most appreciated was the extra resources such as MoveSnap, as well as promptly helping with referrals to other professionals who were also great, such as a lawyer for the purchase, home insurance agent and specialists such as a pool inspector. Overall, we were very happy and satisfied with the expertise, professionalism and personal touch that Keith and his team brought to our home finding journey. We would definitely reach out to him again when the need arises, and refer him to others!
By: K. MacNeil
Before buying a home, my wife and I were concerned that we'd end up paying more than we wanted to; and that our house purchase may not include some of the features we were looking for. Reed addressed our concerns with his extensive knowledge of the housing market and he was confidant we would find a house that met our price point and would meet all of our needs. He kept us informed throughout the house hunting process, was always available for a quick question, and was a calming presence. At different points, we found ourselves feeling rushed to find a home, but Reed reassured us that other exciting homes would soon be available. This put our minds at ease. Reed also made sure that the house we bought was right for us. Before we jumped into any viewings, we met for nearly two hours to discuss everything that we were looking for and Reed helped us refine our idea of what was realisticnfor our budget when it came to location and features. As first time home buyers, we expected the process to be long and complicated and this turned out to be somewhat true. Fortunately, Reed prepared us by clearly communicating important steps and timelines in advance so that we were always prepared to make the right decision. Additionally, Reed was always available to respond to questions or prepare necessary documentation, regardless of time of day. We found this really great because we often thought of questions after regular work hours and Reed's timely texts or emails allowed us to relax before bed. In the end, we ended up buying a home for less than we expected and it checked all o fht eboxes that we'd prioritized. It's also really close to family, which is a bonnus. We highly recommend Reed because he's knowldgeable, personable, reliable and hardworking.
By: E. Bertrand
My wife and I had outgrown out rental house with our growing family. We were in the market for our first home and Alex was so patient with us. We had a lot of questions and he helped us through every step of the way. I can't thank him enough for working so hard and helping us find our dream home. We had met a few REALTOR®'s but by far Alex was the best, he really cared about us, and our needs. I highly recommend him!
By: M. Moradi-Haghgoo
Saeideh was very kind, hard working and caring throughout this process. She was always smiling and giving me alternative solutions. She always put her clients first and would work after hours to make them find their dream home. I can not thank her enough. She is a great agent, and a true friend!
By: C. Hupé
Sylvie was referred by a friend. I interviewed her and a couple of other agents to make my choice to sell my condo. Sylvie stood out with her communication skills, her professionalism, listening skills and honesty. Throughout the selling process she always kept me informed by phone and by e-mail. My condo was sold within a month a my asking price. I was very satisfied and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend her.
By: Majed & Sanaz
Keith offers you honesty and years of experience in Ottawa real estate. He has a very good knowledge about neighbourhoods and shares it with you, even if it cancels a potential deal. This is the most important thing that you expect from your REALTOR®. I saw many REALTOR®'s that are cheap, and just want to earn their money faster, they encourage you to buy something that may be problematic; but with Keith, you know that you are not missing any information that might affect your decision. I highly recommend Keith and his team as I have had a very good experience with them in my last 3 house purchases!
By: N. Chop
Elizabeth was extremely helpful with all aspects of our real estate experiences. From finding us a place that suited our needs and budget through to the purchasing and moving process.
By: S. Blair
Alex did an amazing job helping me find and purchase my condo! He has integrity and I would highly recommend him to anyone!
By: T. Lavigne
Looking to upsize from a condo in this sellers market can be intimidating, but Keith and his team kept us feeling confident that we would find something that fit our needs and wants while staying within our budget. We looked at a number of houses with Owen and Saeideh before finding the right home at the right time, and with their expertise and guidance we were able to get an offer in that was accepted without having to stretch our budget. For experience, expertise and the flexibility to work wihtin your schedule this team can't be beat! I will definitely recommend Keith, Saeideh and all of The Tulip Team to all of my friends and family!
By: C. Fournier
Dès les premiers instants de notre recontre initiale avec Sylvie, on savait qu'on avait affaire avec une professionelle expérimentée. Elle étair préparée, avait fait toutes les recherches appropriées au sujet de notre demeure et conaissait bien le marché! Tout au long de notre processus de vente, la communication a été claire et cordiale. Sylvie nous a référé à d'excellents professionels pour des travaux s'appoimt. Sylvie est chaleureuse, amicale et prend à coeur nos besoins. Elle s'est investie pour nouse et en sommes vraiment reconnaissants! La vente de la maison de notre mère avec Sylvie a été un charme. Je vous la recommande chaudement!
By: Anonymous First Time Home Buyer
My partner and I were in the market for our first house, and we had little knowledge about the buying process going into it. We ended up speaking to a few REALTOR®'s, and even meeting with one at a house that we were interested in, before deciding to work with Reed; who we felt would not only be good at advising us and negotiating on our behalf, but would be doing so with our best interests in mind. It turned out to be a great decision. Reed was knowledgeable and extremely helpful throughout the buying process. He was always quick to reply (we texted regularly, which I found to be a good way to communicate effectively in a market where it pays to be quick!) and got right on top of whatever was needed. We got a house we love, and are excited to move into, and I think Reed's quickness in acting to get us to see it, submit a bid, etc, combined with his advice, helped us get it for much cheaper than it seems would have been possible if we had delayed even a half day more. Overall, we are very happy with the experience and would recommend working with Reed to others wholeheartedly!
By: R. Salehi
Saeideh was so supportive during the process of buying our town house. We visited many properties and she was always so patient. Even when I was away from Ottawa, she visited different properties on my behalf. She was professional, knowledgeable, honest, straight forward and very kind. We are so happy to work with Saeideh and highly recommend her service.
By: W. Titcombe
Bill Meyer was instrumental in assisting in selling our home for more than the asking price. Bill was very efficient in returning and acknowledging any communication. We were particularly impressed with his marketing technique and with the fantastic result. We would highly recommend Bill Meyer and his team to any of our friends and would certainly use him again. Thanks, Bill, for great service!
By: Justin Mondoux
Keith and team provided me with great support and advice throughout a recent townhouse purchase. This included detailed market analysis and providing amazing client service, including; quickly answering any and all questions, giving advice re: how to gauge the level of expertise my banker has, and making sure I was being well looked after even while he was away on vacation by regularly checking in. He made a tough moving situation smooth and stress free, great to deal with!
By: T. Annable
Alex was great at helping me get my first home. He was always very fast to respond, and was able to get me in to view properties very quickly, often the same day. If Alex happened to be unavailable for any reason he always ensured that another agent was able to help us, or show us properties. Unlike other agents, Alex was honest and knowledgeable about areas that would be suitable to my need. I would certainly use him again to find a property. Thanks Alex!
By: W. Titcombe
Ryan Brown was very helpful in getting a visit to the property we were interested in purchasing. We knew the area and when we saw the listing we were excited to visit the property. Ryan was available on our terms, as we were preparing to leave town for a vacation. His responses to e-mails and texts were prompt and he acknowledged the communication even if he did not immediately have the answer. Knowing the communication had been received helped to ease our minds. We are continuing to use his services as we prepare to move into our new home and would certainly recommend Ryan to our friends!
By: M. Khorami
Ms. Shabani recently helped our family purchase our home. She did an excellent job of listening and identifying the properties that would best fit our needs. Saeideh was understanding, patient, and accommodating of our limited time for viewings. Saeideh went the extra mile to arrange as many viewings as we did ask to see. She exhibited expertise and professionalism as a REALTOR. We felt well represented and obtained great advice through the buying process. We are very happy that we could get our home in the desired location and within our budget and expectations! We highly recommend Ms. Shabani as a Professional Real Estate Agent!
By: Sandra Weston
Following our initial meeting with Sylvie it took us no time at all to decide to list our condo with her. Not only is she very professional, but her pleasant personality, enthusiasm and energy made her the obvious choice. Being first time sellers we were totally unfamiliar with the process and had lots of questions. Sylvie answered them all and throughout each phase kept us involved and informed through visits, emails, and phone calls. She s very easy to talk to, was always on top of everything that had to be done and her cheerful and friendly nature made working with her a real pleasure. Sylvie and her team handled all of the details making the whole process a very simple one for us and we couldn't have asked for a better outcome. Thanks to her and her team we accepted an offer on our condo in just 3 days and would highly recommend them to anyone considering selling their condo or house!
By: E. Matos
It's not often that one finds a fantastic agent like Reed. He was one of the most patient, kind and knowledgeable agents that I have ever dealt with. He showed me several properties and was always available to accommodate my schedule. He took the time to explain the layout of the properties and advised me through the negotiation process. He is definitely an expert in his field. If you are looking for the absolutely perfect agent; Reed Allen would be the smart choice! Cheers!
By: Efosa Ogbeifun
Quinn has been outstanding throughout the home buying process. He's been supportive and has shared his knowledge at times when I was a little confused. I would definitely recommend him to anybody who is looking to get in the property market or to make a second property acquisition.
By: James Gerrett
Quinn was extremely helpful, I would recommend him to anyone who is in the buying market. We would definitely work with Quinn again!
By: Stashuck Stevens
It was not my first time using this agent - she goes above and beyond with everything and is always kind, knowledgeable and professional. I will certainly be using her again in the future!
By: Yousef Pourang
Alex was very helpful throughout the entire process. Alex responds very quickly, and he is ready to talk. It was our pleasure having Alex as our agent. I highly recommend Alex to everyone. Thanks Alex!
By: I. Dim
Alex has been very prompt in getting all of the information that I needed. An excellent negotiator, he handled all the details with professionalism. He provided me with honest and realistic advice.
By: C & B McMeekin
Owen was outstanding from the very beginning. We started off looking for a rental, but decided to switch gears and buy a house. Owen kept all doors and options open during the whole process. He was very professional and made every attempt to keep in communication with us through the whole experience. We ended up buying a home in Embrun, Ontario. Throughout the buying process Owen met us at several rural locations, sometimes within hours of a property being listed. He offered advice and solutions to all of our needs. I would recommend Owen to anyone looking for a realtor, and use him for any sort of future transactions. Thank you Owen!
By: Melanie H.
Ryan was fantastic to work with for the purchase of our new home. He conducted himself in a professional manner, was honest with his advice and expertise and was very knowledgeable for the entire process. We were lucky to have Ryan on our side when a house we had previously loved was sold conditionally and then came back on the market. Ryan got us in quickly to see the house, and was ready too start making offers on our behalf. It was a pleasure working with Ryan and I would definitely recommend him in the future.
By: W. Leung
I had been looking to downsize into a condo apartment, it was difficult to find an ideal one due to working on a budget. Saeideh was so patient and understanding of my concerns. She took me to countless showings, was always punctual and pleasant with a smile on her face. She negotiated well, always in my best interest and fully understood the properties. I would not hesitate to recommend her service.
By: P. Cuoto
Alex was a great REALTOR® for us, as first time buyers. I remember him meeting us at the drop of a hat, and driving far distances to view homes with us. He is genuine, and knowledgeable. We follow him on social media and he has become more stellar of an agent. I particularly enjoy his market update videos.
By: C. Youmans
This team had the utmost professionalism. Sold my home quickly at a good price.
By: D. Ogiemudia
Ok here we were, first time home buyers excited about the prospects of owning our first home. We were certainly not prepared for the surprise that followed! The intricacies of searching for the right fit, negotiation, bidding wars, closing the deal and moving were going to dampen out high spirit but for the skill, experience and professionalism and constant reassurance of the The Tulip Team. We got the home we wanted because of their dexterity and understanding of the market and the entire home buying process from start to finish. I will highly recommend!
By: K. Duke
I liked Elizabeth Stokely the minute I met her, almost six months before I could actually look seriously for real estate. She kept me abreast of the market and knew her districts' pros and cons. I always felt I was well taken care of and she dealt with my daughter and son-in-law (as I live in Edmonton). She understood my lack of computer knowledge and walked me through the necessary paper signing and anything else that I was required to do for legal papers. She has a genuine personality and I felt she truly cared that she found for me something I would be happy to call home. I know my daughter and son-in-law share my positive feelings with our dealings with Elizabeth. Her experience, knowledge, compassion and honesty was evident in her relationship with me during this process. I have been most pleased and would recommend her to anyone wishing to relocate to Ottawa!
By: A & H Rashad
Keith helped me choose my second home in Ottawa last month. He is very professional and has provided all of the tools and information that was required for me to make a decision about the home that we purchased. He has also shown great talent in negotiation and managed to prepare an offer that was accepted among a total of 12 offers on this house. I want to thank you, Keith, and your lovely team member Saeideh for helping me and my family all the way. I will indeed use Keith's services again on our next home purchase.
By: R. Burge
Reed was recommended to me and has exceeded my expectations. I am a first time home buyer and he helped me understand the process by answering all of my questions about closing costs, Ottawa Real Estate and neighbourhoods. Reed was easy to contact, knowledgeable about the market and about the options I had within my budget. Reed worked with his team to accommodate viewings during long weekends and during the week which was awesome - I always felt confident I would get a quick reply. During the bidding process, his advice helped me make a competitive offer that was within my budget. Excellent service all around!
By: K & A
Keith has made our move from another city and province a breeze. He worked with us efficiently even though we would consider ourself far less than ideal customers. He was understaning when we gave him an initial list of 150+ properties and helped us narrow it down to a manageable selection. He provided extremely valuable input in form of market trends and historical knowledge of city and its ongoing development. He remained patient and helped us adjust our target list, even after we've scopecreeped into a different area of the city and different price range. He has scheduled over 50 and he visited 48 houses with us prior to finding the one we are happy to call our forever home. Coming from another province he has taken time to explain us the transaction process thoroughly and connected us with other experts. He scheduled all external visits, such as inspections, and made recommendations that saved us valuable time and in the end of it, money. By leading through the entire process he took the burden out of property transaction entirely. Bottom line, I doubt that a better agent exist in Ottawa.
By: R. Laforge
My son and I bought a student rental for himself and some classmates to reside. Quinn was of great help from finding us prospective properties to helping us with our final decision process. My son is a new home buyer and Quinn being a young guy as well helped him throughout the process. Two thumbs up for Quinn.
By: V. Alexopoulos
As a first time home buyer Quinn was great! He had great insight about the area we were lo oking to live in and was always prompt with responses whenever we had questions or were interested in viewing a listing. What I really appreciated was his attention to our needs, he was diligent in finding a home that had the specific features we wanted that was also within our budget.
By: K. Chau
Quinn was very helpful with my first home purchase (January 2019). He provided good insights and communicated effectively and clear ly. He also guided me through the process and introduced me to other professionals who assisted me through various steps in finalizing my purchase. Whenever there were problems, I can always count on Quinn to answer my questions or find solutions. I highly recommend Quinn for your real estate investments as I plan to use his services in the future again.
By: R. David
We had an excellent experience with Keith. As first-time home owners, we had a lot of questions, were very nervous buyers and knew very little about the entire process. Keith was there for us every step of the way and provided great advise. He was always very quick to respond to all our questions and was very understanding and patient with us. He was always very thoughtful of what we wanted and mindful of our unique situation. We wouldn't pick any other realtor to work with us in the future!
By: J. Wallace
Sylvie was very professional and very supportive during the entire sale process. She worked very hard with her photographer and videographer to showcase our home in the best possible light. Sylvie worked really hard with showings to make our sale happen in a timely manner.
By: Kim McIntyre
I first met Elizabeth at an open house she was hosting. I knew after just minutes of discussing real estate with her that I wanted her to work with us to find a condo, such was my appreciation of her in-depth knowledge and enthusiasm for the Ottawa real estate market. Over the course of two months her professionalism, integrity, and commitment to our needs never waivered. Her attention to detail, responsiveness and flexibility from viewings to the final paperwork on our chosen condo were outstanding. She earned our trust and respect each and every day of the process. We slept like babies at night knowing Elizabeth was working for us, taking care of all the details, large and small. She is the consummate professional.
By: Ingrid Mudge
Jp is a great agent who takes the time to get your house sold on time, for the most money he can get for your real estate and he is an excellent agent who tries his darndest to sell real estate in a tough economy. I would highly recommend this agent and thank The Tulip Team at RE/MAX for helping me with my real estate needs. Great agent and great results! Thank you Tulip Team!
By: Debbie & Wayne Nyman
Thank you so much for all of your help and hard work in finding our Ottawa home! We have been so happy with your patience and flexibility. We are very grateful to have met you and to have you as our REALTOR®!
By: Andi Balla
I met Keith in August 2018, and since the first time I met him I have had a great experience. As a first time home buyer you can sometimes feel insecure and Keith was very helpful by explaining everything and making everything seem clear and easy. Every time I asked him he never hesitated, and never postponed showings. As a newcomer here in Ottawa (April 2018) he gave me great info about all of the neighbourhoods and houses. I really apreciate the fact that he kept me updated all the time, and I am also very happy that I purchased the house that I was looking for. Both Keith, and Alex were very helpful and very nice, and the process went smooth and everything was fine. I strongly recommend Keith to all of my colleagues and friends!
By: Guy Lacroix
When it came to buying a new home my fears were rooted in all of the work that was involved in researching properties and then not finding the one, and/or settling for one that is not the best option. Reed helped us by taking care of most of the research and leg work. We saw many properties with Reed to no avail - they just were not up to par - and Reed never lost patience , but kept working to find us a property which would fit our requirements. We were finally lucky enough to acquire a nice triplex - which was not even on the market yet! How many exclusive properties had we possibly missed while not using an agent? Working with Reed will save you time and labour which might be the difference between the perfect purchase, and no purchase at all, or a purchase that is not the right fit.
By: Normand Lavoie
We didn't know Mr. Goodwin before and we enjoyed it very much because he is professional, diligent, discreet and helpful. He was always there to answer our questions and our many requests. Sincerely we recommend Mr. Goodwin to everyone!
By: Joanne & Giulio
One of our biggest fears about buying a home was the rising house prices. Alex made sure to show us homes within our price range. He is very courteous, patient and well informed. He kept us up to date about new properties by email - which was very helpful and much appreciated. The entire process was very well handled. Alex made a number of suggestions and helped us to find a home inspector. Not to mention being very resourceful in locating our lawyer during the holiday season. We will definitely recommend Alex to our friends and colleagues - your customer service was excellent!
By: Joyce & Lee
Sylvie, We want to thank you very much for a job well done. We would not hesitate to recommend you. You and your team worked very hard to get us a good price in a short span of time.
By: Dawn Abercrombie
The Tulip Team at RE/MAX is an excellent choice for a realty team. From start to finish this team was professional, experienced and knowledgeable. Beginning with preliminary discussions with real estate agent, Bill Meyer, his extensive experience in buying and selling homes put me at ease. This is the second time I have hired Bill Meyer as my real estate representative and I have been very happy to have him on my "team". Suzie, the team's home stager, wrote a detailed list of staging tops geared specifically for my house. The team's photographer took excellent photos and the entire process of buying and selling was so easy!! Thanks!!!
By: Kevin Ladd
Keith, You and your team did a great job. Selling a home for someone who has lived in one's home for a many years can be a more than a bit overwhelming and I would be lying if I said it was devoid of emotion. Keith and his team were patient and understanding with me whilst focusing on the common goal of getting the house sold for the best market price. Very professional, understanding and focused on the objective!!
Keith is an excellent professional : patient, respectful, he understands quickly the needs of his clients. He perfectly knows the real estate market in Ottawa. I appreciated a lot his quick feed back, reliability as I was not based in Ottawa. Moreover he is bilingual. To sum-up : an excellent professional. He is not going to waste your time ! Special thanks also to Sylvie whose vibrant description of the condo I've just bought thanks to her video posted in KIJIJI site.
By: Stephen Clarke
Elizabeth is very helpful and helped us to understand the pros and cons of buying property. She brought things to our attention that we were not aware of, and helped us not to settle. She is also very patient and understanding. She keeps us very much informed and updated on land developments.
By: Régent Henrie
Sylvie est une agent avec beaucoup d'énergie et se dévoue a 100% pour ces clients. Dans mes deux dernières transactions Sylvie a vendue dans un temps record de 4hrs. Et m'a deuxième vente dans 4 jours. Cela est exceptionnel!
By: Elizabeth Kostash
Hi Sylvie, First of all I want to tell you that you did a wonderful job. My major fear was that I wasn't planning to move this year so I was not prepared nor was the house. I chose you because you were the agent for the seller of this house when I bought it nineteen years ago, and then you sold my house on McLaren. You offered more services than other agents. The number of times you and your team were here to offer advice and set the house right. Finally, the house sold very quickly and you were really knowledgeable about the asking price. Thank you so very much.
By: Sherri L. Nipius
I initially met Alex a couple of years ago after my separation and he was the agent involved in showing me the condominium unit that I have been renting. I found him to be extremely pleasant and professional. He assisted me quickly with the required background check and completion of the paperwork to ensure that I could secure the lease within a tight timeframe. When I recently learned that my landlord had decided to put the property on the market and I was subsequently informed by my family that I could have some assistance with a down-payment to purchase a new place of my own, I contacted Alex immediately to help make this new dream a reality for me. Alex is an excellent listener and he expertly took all of my financial and personal “wish list” items into account to assist with my search. Thanks to his extensive knowledge and good business sense I was able to find the perfect stacked townhome that I can now call mine. I am also appreciative of all of his time, effort and dedication (available daytime, evenings, and weekends – by telephone and E-mail) which includes “walking” me through the various stages of the buying process, sound advice regarding negotiation of the sale, and even offering to attend the meeting with the buyer and her agent to ensure that the deal was successful. Without hesitation, I would recommend that others contact Alex for their real estate needs. I am most certain that they will be grateful to receive the same superior service in order to achieve the outcome that they want.
By: Chris Hein
This was my second time working with Keith to find a house and I was highly satisfied with both outcomes! Keith is very knowledgeable and easy to get ahold of. I would use Keith in the future and recommend him to anyone.
By: Doug Little
Bill Meyer did an incredible job of communicating and meeting with us several times during the process of listing, preparation, showing and selling our property. He literally held our hand through the whole process. His professionalism, the marketing of our home - pictures and a great video - produced almost instant interest and a sale within days. My wife and I thank Bill and strongly recommend Bill Meyer as a real estate professional.
By: Melissa McKinnon
***** 5 Star Service! This was my first time buying a house and Reed Allen made the ups and downs of all the searching for the perfect house amazing. He really listened and understood our very unique needs and wants. We thank you so much!
By: Joanne & Ray
Our family and friends are raving about the professionalism that you're delivering for us - Thanks JP, Elizabeth, and the entire team
By: Lucie and Marc
Yahoo!! Awesome job Keith and Alex, everything went so smoothly! We felt in really good hands with all of you throughout the process. Great job everyone! We finally have our Dream Home!
By: Christine and Eric Mayer
Reed: Thanks for getting us over the first few hurdles of purchasing our next home! We appreciate your time during this process - especially over the Victoria Day long weekend. Thank you for your reassurance that our dream house neighboring our family is still secured for us!
By: Sandra Weston
Following our initial meeting with Sylvie it took us no time at all to decide to list our condo with her. Not only is she very professional but her pleasant personality, enthusiasm and energy made her the obvious choice. Being first time sellers we were totally unfamiliar with the process and had lots of questions. Sylvie answered them all and throughout each phase kept us involved and informed through visits, emails and phone calls. She is very easy to talk to, was always on top of everything that had to be done and her cheerful and friendly nature made working with her a real pleasure. Sylvie and her team handled all the details making the whole process a very simple one for us and we couldn’t have asked for a better outcome. Thanks to her and her team we accepted an offer on our condo in just 3 days and would highly recommend them to anyone considering selling their condo or house.
By: Diane et Denis Melancon
Nous tenons tout d'abord à vous exprimer toute nôtres gratitudes pour la réussite de la vente du bien immobilier que nous vous avons confié. C'est la première fois que nous vendions une maison et nous voulons vous avouez maintenant, que nous avions d'énormes apriori sur les agences immobilière et leurs techniques de vente. Vous avez su nous rassurer et faire preuve d'un professionnalisme et d'une implication dans cette vente, ce qui a rapidement effacer nos premières préjugés. Nous vous remercions donc pour tout le travail fourni et nous ne manquerons pas de recommander vos qualités professionnelles dans nos entourage. Nous vous souhaitons une bonne continuation et beaucoup de succès dans vos prochaines aventures immobilières! Nous vous prions d'agréer, Madame Sylvie Bégin, l'expression de nos sincère reconnaissance. This agent is outstanding and very professional. She makes you feel like family, and was always available. She has a very beautiful personality. We had many agents approach us for the sale of our home and we picked her for all the good reasons. We will highly recommend her to our friends and family!
By: Ebuka and Chidinma
Thank you Elizabeth for getting us our first house! You've been a really really helpful and great Real Esate Agent, and very professional. You should definitely call Elizabeth for anything Real Estate!
By: Jane Yardley
Bill Meyer was excellent in helping me with my slightly different situation. I live out of province and was trying to sell my rental property. He nailed the timing of the sale and the pricing of the property. It sold above asking price almost as soon as it was open to offers. Bill was very flexible in his communications with me, and handled a lot of the back and forth with my tenants. He is very pleasant and easy to work with. I would gladly recommend him to any of my friends.
By: Claudette Hupé
Sylvie Begin was referred by a friend. I interviewed her and a couple of other agents to make my choice to sell my condo. Sylvie stood out with her communication skills, her professionalism, listening skills and honesty. Through out the selling process she always kept me informed by phone and by e-mail. My condo was sold within a month at my asking price. I was very satisfied and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend her.
By: Gilles Courtemanche
The zeal, enthusiasm and professionalism she displayed to sell my condo were outstanding. Her expertise to prepare the publicity campaign and her negotiation technique were key elements which contributed to achieving the goals I had set for this transaction. I would have no hesitation to call on her services for an eventual transaction in the future.
By: Charlie & Jackie Rozon
J.P. and The Tulip Team were fantastic, not only did they sell our property on the very second showing, J.P. was very honest, knew his stuff, suggested the right selling price and got us what we wanted in the very first place. Our experience was amazing and the whole team was great. We would recommend this team to any seller or buyer for the Ottawa Region.
By: Kelly & Tom
Thank you Elizabeth for all your support.
By: Marc & Judy Rouleau
Hi JP....a brief note to thank you and your awesome team for a job well done...absolutely better than well done.. in a real fast timeline...Everything went smooth and all was done and finalized in just a few weeks....Wow.. You guys are the best for sure.. Thanks sincerely...
By: Laurel Bouskill
There are no words for how amazing this man is. He is a superhero who went the distance for my family and I. He kept us positive when we could not find the right house to move into and when we did finally find one, he made it easy to negotiate the extremely challenging hurdles that kept cropping up. Keith's smile and positive attitude was what kept us going at our bleakest moments. Thank you, thank you, thank you Keith!
By: Laurel Bouskill
Sylvie just makes things happen! Her experience and expertise are unparalleled. Thank you Sylvie...again...for another successful outcome. Your hard work and willingness to work hard for us made our dreams become a r eality. We've sold and are moving back to the country.
By: Andrea Diaz & Geoff Guest
Hello Reed and Quinn, I would also like to express my gratitude for the fantastic assistance you provided all along this home hunting journey! It's been wonderful to work with both of you, and we are very pleased with the excellent outcome we are getting from this process... finally a place we feel like home ??. I also second Geoffrey's words, and if there's any friend interested in buying a place, I will certainly recommend your names. Thanks again for your time, availability, patience and friendly attitude every time we met. Wishing you the very best in the future! ~ ...thank-you guys for helping us find a home we really like, And with the entire process of securing it. You guys really had our best interest in mind and we won't hesitate to recommend you if we have friends looking for an agent.
By: William Tate
Living overseas, the thought of renovating and then selling my home in Ottawa was a bit daunting to say the least. Not only did JP organize an amazing contractor to carry out the upgrades, he also stayed in regular contact with me and watched over the whole process. In the end he sold my house in 2 days. Excellent experience overall.
By: Catherine Hakim
Dear JP, What a great experience knowing and working with you! There is certainly a lot to say in the heat of my excitement this moment. But thanks to your guidance. The decision to sell or rent invoked my greatest anxiety. Your honesty and truthful advise about the pros and cons of both processes helped me make an informed decision. Meeting you for the first time, I was a bit anxious how much I should trust. By the end of the first meeting, I was very comfortable to hire you as my representative for the sale of my home. I was initially uncomfortable with the price you set for the house, but you convinced me over several occasions that the best way to proceed was not to set the price too high. Our fear was overcome in the end. I interviewed you, along the same lines I did others, asking both pointed and astute questions about selling a home, as well as mediocre and sometimes silly questions. My family was present as part of this interview and asked questions too. You were very comfortable answering all our questions. You gave us some personal examples of what you did in the past. as a family, we agreed you performed well and were worth hiring to provide us with this service. You showed confidence and experience. You were 'brutally honest'. You were very personable and friendly - made us very comfortable with you from day one. I really liked your team approach. In the end we had our goal achieved because each team member was very focused on their part of work, while keeping the overall objective of selling the house according to our expressed desires. You are a very committed, honest, personable and trustworthy agent. If I had another opportunity, I would higher you again. I highly recommend you to others for similar services.
By: Jason d'Eon
Keith is a smooth operator. He never looses control during negotiations and gets the results we wanted! He is also fully aware of the pros and cons of the properties and fully discloses them to you! And he knows the ins and outs of military moves! And all-around cool dude!
By: Lewis Coughlin
My wife and I were very satisfied with the professional and friendly service provided by Elizabeth Stokely who was our buyer's agent in the home purchase we just finished making with her help. I found her to have excellent communication skills, strong experience in real estate, and an organized/effective way of doing business. I highly recommend Elizabeth to any prospective buyer or seller.
By: Gilles Ciurtemanche
L'ardeur, l'enthousiasme et le professionnalisme déployés par Sylvie Bégin pour vendre mon condo ont été remarquables. Son expertise pour préparer la campagne de publicité et sa technique de négociation ont été des éléments-clés pour atteindre les objectifs fixés dans un délai très court. Je n'hésiterais pas à faire appel à ses services à l'avenir.
By: Tricia Murray-d
We sold the house!! Time to celebrate a job well-done! Keith Bray, thank you once again for being the best Realtor in Ottawa. I cannot believe how easy you make this process. You've talked me through the chaos on several occasions now and I thank you so much! Next step: buying a house in Halifax!!
By: Zohrab Ismail
Keith put my interests first. He is very knowledgeable and a great adviser. I was 500km outside of Ottawa, Keith went out of his way to view properties for me and worked with me to find the one that best met my needs, not the one most lucrative. I would highly recommend Keith to anyone looking for a home in the Ottawa area.
By: Jean-Guy Chenier
JP IT HAS BEN A PLEASURE WORKING WITH YOU AND YOU MAY REST ASSURED THAT YOUR NAME IS THE ONE I WILL ALWAYS GIVE TO ANY ONE WANTING TO SELL THEIR HOME.
By: Laura Donato Milito
It was an absolute pleasure working with Sylvie the Queen of Quinterra for the listing of my home. She was well prepared, very professional, eager and her attitude made this experience great! My home was sold in 14 days thanks to her team. Thank you REMAX!!
By: Ron Faulkner
Bill made the whole process of selling my mothers home painless. It was a pleasure working with Bill. He was able to sell the unit when I needed to have it done. Great work Bill!!!
By: Ellie, Jennifer, Jonathan & Mckenna
Elizabeth, Thank you very much for helping us find our new home!! We are thankful for your hardwork, patience, and honesty during our search. Plus you were fun to work with too. You helped make a stressful time much more enjoyable.
By: Marie Mudenge
Keith was an amazing realtor. As a first time home buyer. There is a lot we did not know. He was very knowledgeable. He was very professional and so patient with us. Always Kept an eye out for us when there was new house that met our criteria that was on the market . He would send us an email to see if we would like to go visit. He always responded when we had any questions. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for a house .
Wow, I am so pleased with the speed (4 days) and results (99% of asking and 6 week close) of this very clean (home inspection and nothing to fix up) sale of my home. Sylvie is a true professional, knowledgeable, persistent, and has built up a great team to support buying and selling homes. I thought about Comfree but believe it would have been more frustrating, stressful and in the end would not have gained very much. Congratulations on sale 1801….
By: Sandra & Bruce
Hi Keith, Thanks for taking good care of us in finding our new home. Bruce and I have thoroughly enjoyed having you as our agent. We will definitely recommend you to anyone we know who is searching for a home.
By: Laurier Piquette
My experience with Keith was fantastic! He knows his stuffs. Often I had questions difficult for me but he's just like a mind reader he will give you an answer then you are speechless because you know he s got the experien ce and it works. He always ahead of the game and he will help you no matter what. Anyone looking to buy a house do not wait ask for Keith he will help you out. I am a very busy person as a trucker and he did some of my work at times which I appreciated big time. Keith knows how to read your mind and very intelligent person and above all respects your decisions but he will put his tips to you if he think you are off track. He saved me a lot of time and money. Keith, I give you credits and thank you so much for helping me you were the best and have been pretty lucky to have you. Cheers!!
By: Ingrid Mudge
Great customer service...would use again and again. Thank you Home Team for your support and dedication through my home sale.
By: Louise & Eric
Keith, Thank you very, very much! We are delighted with our first home purchase. We keep saying to each other how lucky we are because you are so amazing at your job. We really like the way you work and how you put so much effort into educating us properly which is so so important. You are extremely knowledgeable, patient, thorough...and a cool guy! We will definitely spread the word and highly recommend you to our friends and family. We know for sure we could not have found a better agent than you! We appreciate everything you've done for us. Thanks, Louise & Eric
By: Linda Haldane
My husband and I are extremely pleased with the working relationship we have had with our real estate agents David Keay and Elizabeth Stokely. David was most efficient in providing us with both rental online listings almost a year ago and now with listings which led to our recently purchased condo. Listening to our needs David narrowed down the search so that we didn't waste time at all both times during our searches. Elizabeth has been expert in arranging visits, negotiating, smoothly directing us through all the necessary paperwork, and finding answers to any questions that have arisen on our part. A true pleasure working with this very efficient and most helpful team!!
By: Cheryl Lapointe
We really appreciate all of J-P Gauthier's dedication in selling our home! J-P doesn't just sell houses, he makes a connection with his sellers and becomes as invested in the sale as they are. Real estate is not for the faint of heart and JP's steadfastness, charm and sense of humour helped smooth out the typical rocky road!
By: Christelle P. Cleroux
As first time home buyers, we had such a positive experience with Keith. He was patient, attentive and thorough. He understood our needs, gave us plenty of his time and ensured that the biggest transaction of our lives would be a stress free one. We love our new home. We'll be back when comes the time for an upgrade!
By: Debbie and Gerry
Thanks again for helping our dream become a reality!
By: Réal and Julia Trudel
We would like to thank Reed Allen for his professional attitude and dedication in helping us with the purchase of a condo unit at Botanica Private. Reed was also very helpful in helping us navigate through the requirements. We are approaching closing day on this transaction with the confidence that all will go smoothly. Thanks again Reed.
By: Fabian Poulin
Sylvie and Mary, Amazing work at successfully marketing and selling my father’s condo. Given the glut of condos available to prospective buyers and especially the glut of available units at Botanica, you ladies and your complete team were the difference makers. Right from the beginning when Kandas Miller introduced me to Sylvie as the Guru of Botanica, your team was/is outstanding. You introduced me to your staging company who immediately set to work to present the condo in the best possible light. From de-cluttering suggestions to managing the minor amount of work (painting and cleaning needed to ready the unit for pictures) to the preparation and presentation of the home via various form of media-you and your team were outstanding. I have NO hesitation recommending Sylvie, Mary and the team. You WORKED for me. Thank you
By: Ron & Doug
This is a three/peat....third time really is a charm. Bill sold our first condo in 1 week, sold our second in 1 week + 1 day...so now we challenged him with our larger house, in rural water, on the Ottawa River, and he & his team outdid themselves, sold full price in 3 days. Professional, organized, honest, direct, knowledgeable, the traits of this well put together team led by Bill. What is especially great about this team is that they have each other's back when one is away or not available, you always feel like they are all working for you together. When the negotiations get tough, you can always count on Bill to bring quick resolution to any issue. We have had the misfortune of working with other agencies in the past, and there is no doubt in our mind that the best in Ottawa is this team. Thanks Bill & JP.
By: Rod and Tanya
Thank you Sylvie for your hard work in getting our house sold. We are so glad we saw you sign on Trenton back in April and gave you a call! We appreciate how you instigated, then navigated through multiple offers on Saturday. Thanks also for all of the following up you have done in the last couple of days. We are grateful!
J’ai rédigé cette recommandation sur votre travail que vous pouvez ajouter à votre profil. Avec nos remerciements, - Keith helped my wife and I to find and buy a house in Ottawa. Hard-worker and completely dedicated to us, he accurately understood our needs and made very good proposals. I highly recommend Keith, who delivers a great job and is a great professional.
By: The Kardishs
Hi Sylvie, It has been our absolute pleasure to get to meet you and work with you. Two real estate transactions handled with your professional expertise ,smile and never ending energy. There is only one Queen of the condos-Sylvie Begin-the ultimate expert in getting everything done with complete customer satisfaction. Margo and I appreciate everything you have done and recommend you to everyone who wants the BEST. We are happy that you are our friend . Regards and thank you,
By: David and Margo Kardish
It has been our absolute pleasure to get to meet and work with Sylvie Begin. Two real estate transactions handled with her professional expertise,smile and never ending energy. There is only one Queen of the condos-Sylvie Begin-the ultimate expert in getting everything done with complete customer satisfaction. Margo and I appreciate everything Sylvie has done and recommend her to everyone who wants the BEST! We are happy that Sylvie is our friend. Regards and thank you, Margo and David Kardish
By: Katia Paccagnini
Keith, Acheter à l'étranger est une expérience enrichissante, excitante mais un peu stressante aussi. Alors, un grand merci pour la relation de confiance que vous avez su installer et pour votre aide précieuse dans l'acquisition de cette maison. Nous sommes certains qu'elle abritera beaucoup d'heureux moments en famille et entre amis... Au plaisir de vous revoir et encore merci.
I would like to thank Keith and his team for all their hard work and success in helping me find my first home. Buying a home can be an overwhelming process but Keith made it less stressful and enjoyable. He was always available to answer my questions promptly and kept me up to date on the upcoming steps and decisions. Keith was always extremely flexible whenever I was interested in seeing a home and is very knowledgeable on the details of the home. Keith is a very friendly and courteous professional and he made me feel comfortable from day one. I thank Keith for his amazing service and I am 100% satisfied with my first time home buying experience. I strongly recommend Keith as a realtor and will definitely recommend him to anyone looking to buy or sell a home. Thank you Keith!!
By: Erik and Grace
We would like to extend our sincerest thanks to our real estate agent Reed Allen for helping us find our first home. Reed was the second agent that we had used after a difficult experience with another real estate agent. We had our backs up a bit going into our initial meeting with Reed until we started talking and we immediately recognized a difference with Reed from our first agent. He was very engaged in what we were looking for and what our priorities were in a house. As we moved forward in our house search we found that with each place we saw our priorities and requirements changed and Reed was accommodating. During viewings he allowed us to get a feel for the house on our own without proving a lot of his own input until after we looked through the house. We really appreciated this because we found that sometimes agents can provide too much input that distracts you from developing your own opinions about a house. Reed would provide knowledgeable input when needed and made sure that potential issues with some houses didn't go unnoticed. We had lots of fun looking for our first house and we are really excited to move into our new home in May. We would certainly refer Reed's services to anyone looking to buy a home in Ottawa. Thank you very much Reed. E & G
By: Cassandra Bartle
This is my third real estate transaction with The Tulip Team and it was another huge success! Even though the property was a tough sale, Bill keep plugging along and pushed me not to give up! I relied and his confidence and previous success's to handle this transaction and he came through! All with a pleasant and professional manor along the way. I would HIGHLY recommend Bill, and Keith Bray who did my previous transactions, to anyone looking to buy or sell a home in the Ottawa area! Thanks again!
By: André Perrier
I loved working with this team. You were very sensitive to our needs and very caring. We were thrilled with the outcome of a very stressful process. I felt you cared that we would find a house suited to our many needs. Overall, it was great working with you and I would not hesitate one iota to recommend you to any friends of mine in need of a good, honest and caring agent. Lastly, you had a good calming effect on me and I always looked forward to our hunting expeditions. Thanks again for the excellent work!
By: Nik Palekar
JP...I don't know what more you could possibly have done to 'improve' your service. As you know I had first listed the house almost a year ago. Over the course of the last year it has been listed with 3 different agents from 3 brokerages and I was unsuccessful. I really believe that the other agents did absolutely nothing to promote the house. They promised all kinds of actions but once they secured the listing they became lazy and sat back hoping another agent would come along and sell the property. Communication was very poor from 2 of the 3 agents. The feedback about the house from the handful of people who viewed the property (no more than 6 or 7) was positive but because of various reasons beyond my control the house just wasn't right for them. The agents insisted I drop the price and keep dropping until it sold. That is the stupidest method of marketing I had ever heard of. It's very easy to give a house away. It takes no brains or effort. I knew after we met that you would apply your energy into driving buyers to the house. I like the business model of your brokerage where you are charged with promoting the listing and others are charged with selling it. You were precluded from 'double-ending' the deal. Within a few days of the listing appearing on MLS in Ottawa, I had an offer for almost 99% of the asking price. No vendor could ask for more in a market like Ottawa. You exuded a confidence in the property and recognized it's value and I had faith that you would get that house sold for us. You communicated with me every step of the way and welcomed any input I had. You were honest, friendly and respectful and I appreciated that. I am not in the Facebook or any of those other things on the computer. However I would be more than happy to give you a written or video testimonial. I am very glad I was directed to you by that referral service. You have sold a house for me that I worked very hard to renovate in top notch fashion and a young couple have a new home they will live in trouble-free for at least 20 years. Well done . Sincerely, Nik Palekar.
Dear Keith, I was very impressed by your professionalism and availability to provide concise information during the whole process. I was impressed with the presentation of the first day we met, it helped me take a good decision as it provided. Your availability, openness to keep update the client/customer is worth noting and keep it up! It was a pleasure having as a coach and would be delighted to doing again business with you and your company and/or recommend to other friends/relatives All the best, Christian
By: Jamie Hurlow
What a pleasure it was to have Bill Meyer as our Real Estate agent. The whole process was thorough, fun, and very professional. Bill's team was outstanding in assisting us with selling our home; especially the staging phase; exemplified by the fact that our home sold in only 7 days and above asking price. We would highly recommend Bill to anyone in the real estate market and look forward to dealing with him again in our next venture. Cheers, Jamie Hurlow
By: John Pollock
Bill Meyer did a great job for me in selling my house. He had the open houses, plenty of attractive advertisements in various spots and get me up to date with personal communication. The Tulip Team also impressed me with their weekly report on showings, communication with potential customers, and other information that showed me this is a hard working group of people who know what they are doing and how to get your house out to potential buyers. I would highly recommend Bill and his team to anyone thinking of putting their home on the marked.
By: Salvator et Denise
Bonjour à toute l'équipe, C'était un réel et profond plaisir de bénéficier de vos services si professionnels. Vous avez été constamment et à n'importe quelle heure (même tard les weekend) à notre écoute, toujours attentionnés, soucieux de nos préoccupations. Vous avez été des supports particuliers qui aviez su nous encourager au moment de notre premier échec d'acquisition dû aux documents administratifs exigés. Vous nous aviez encouragés à garder le moral au beau fixe. Nos démarches étaient les vôtres, vous poussiez d'ailleurs plus que nous pour que nous puissions avoir une propriété. Au four et au moulin, vous contactiez le broker financier et la banque pour vous enquérir de l'état d'avancement du dossier. Bref, sans votre équipe, nous croyons sans nous tromper que nous aurions abandonné la quête du Graal qu'est notre première maison au Canada. Professionnel, humain, chaleureux vous l'avez été avec nous et nous vous encourageons à le rester pour toujours. Ce sera avec joie que je recommanderai toute personne en quête de propriété à vos services. Merci, Merci et encore Merci. Salvator et Denise
By: Katie and Roberto Chieffallo
We are so thankful to have had Keith Bray as our Real Estate Agent. To anyone that has a family I highly recommend choosing Keith as your agent as well. He was extremely helpful in every area and was extremely patient and was quick to respond and communicate. We couldn't imagine anyone better to help us on our journey of finding our first family home. We hope to work with you again in the future and will to quick to refer anyone we know to you as well with full confidence that you will give them the best experience. Thank you so much for everything!
Hi Sylvie, I wanted to take this moment before I get too far into packing up to say thank-you. I have worked with you and your team on 7 transactions over the past 20 years and I think this one was the most difficult. Throughout the process you remained positive and thankfully, tenacious during the negotiations while trying to get the best price you could for my home. I believe I still have a couple of moves in me in the future and I hope to find us working together again. Merci, and all the best, mon amie!
By: Nathalie and Jean-Michel
Hello Reed, David and Keith, We would like to thank you guys for helping us buying our first home. Choosing you as a team to represent us was one of our best real estate decisions (the condo we bought is also very nice)! Thanks for helping us visit so many places in only few days, and for sharing your valuable knowledge about the real estate market. We'll give you a call again in some years when we are ready to move in a house! Take care and best wishes,
By: Bruce & Joanne Jones
Biil, a big thank you. All we can say is positive in our dealings with you in selling home in such short order. It truly was a pleasure to have you as our agent & it would be our pleasure to recommend you to anyone who might be considering buying or selling there home. Again Thank you for all your assistance.
By: The Kanji Family
Our family would like to thank Sylvie and Bill and the rest of the team for all their help during our buying and selling process. This is the second time we have had the opportunity to deal with Sylvie and her team and once again, we were not disappointed. Not too many people can say that they sold their house on the first showing for the asking price. Sylvie helped this happen by providing us all the resources we needed to have the house ready and in shape to sell and by choosing a sale price that was spot-on with the market. She has amazing enthusiasm and knowing that we had limited time to complete the sale, she accommodated our time-constraints and put in a lot of effort towards getting our house “out there” and in the spotlight. She really has a wealth of knowledge and knows how to prepare a house for listing, including providing us with all the resources for staging it and recognizing what features to highlight in our home to get it ahead of others in the market. Bill is probably one of the most patient agents we have met. We were having a really hard time finding something we liked and even though we went back to see the same places multiple times, he never rushed us. We are very detail-oriented, picky clients and he was not only patient, but actually provided hands-on help when needed (e.g. measuring areas to visualize a room or helping us think of layouts to make a particular room work). He gave us great perspectives, pointing out the benefits and drawbacks of properties that we may not have realized. He was able to recognize what we needed in terms of layout, price, size and location. In the end, he helped us find the perfect place that we LOVE. Without his help, perseverance, patience and knowledge, we probably would have been stuck renting a place. Again, he knew we had very limited time and put in a lot of effort to accommodate our needs. We would not hesitate to recommend Sylvie, Bill and the rest of their team to anyone looking to sell, buy or both! They are very positive, genuine and trustworthy individuals with remarkable experience. Thank you for all your help!
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