Tara is a professional Realtor dedicated to providing exceptional performance to every one of his customers. Growing up as a native Floridian, Tara’s father instilled a unique perspective on sales and customer service.
What: The National Association of REALTORS®, “The Voice for Real Estate,” is America’s largest trade association, representing 1 million members, including NAR’s institutes, societies and councils, involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.
Who: Our membership is composed of residential and commercial REALTORS®, who are brokers, salespeople, property managers, appraisers, counselors and others engaged in all aspects of the real estate industry. Members belong to one or more of some 1,400 local associations/boards and 54 state and territory associations of REALTORS®. They are pledged to a strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.
Why: Working for America’s property owners, the National Association provides a facility for professional development, research and exchange of information among its members and to the public and government for the purpose of preserving the free enterprise system and the right to own real property.
REALTORS® not only help make the dream of homeownership a reality, they also help build a better world through community programs, including the Smart Growth and Housing Opportunity programs.
Over the age of 50 and considering selling the family home?
You need a REALTOR® with senior experience, knowledge and marketing savvy.
Those qualities, along with a special knowledge of managing the sale of a home for those over the age of 50, are what SRES® designees can bring to your next real estate transaction.
SRES® designees are certified senior specialists and astute to the financial and emotional challenges senior clients face when they sell a long-held family home.
SRES® designees not only can create a customized approach to marketing and selling your property, but they also can work with you to explore your housing options to ensure that your next home best serves your current and future needs.
Such certified specialists have special knowledge about everything from reverse mortgages and the importance of universal design to the uses of pensions, 401k accounts, and IRAs in real estate transactions.
They’ll also help you steer clear of loan schemes and scams that victimize aged 50+ borrowers.
And when you need help from other professionals, SRES® designees can tap their network and put you in touch with qualified home inspectors, movers, attorneys, CPAs and other experts.
SRES® designees have all the resources and knowledge to simplify the transaction and eliminate the anxiety of selling your home.
So if you’re thinking of buying, selling, renting or relocating, find an SRES® in your area for specialized help with your real estate transaction.
Accountability: Accepting responsibility for the consequences of our actions and decisions
Community: Acting for the benefit of the community and serving a greater good than ourselves
Integrity: Keeping our promises – living by our values
Leadership: Inspiring and motivating others by the example we set
Respect: Treating others with dignity and listening with an open mind
Not many of us have the time or facts we need to analyze local real estate prices.
A REALTOR®, on the other hand, is a professional who takes time each day to evaluate trends and compare asking-selling prices in specific neighborhoods. That can prove invaluable in helping you determine a realistic, fair market price for a property.
So whether you’re buying, selling, or leasing real estate, it makes perfect sense to look for the sign of a REALTOR®.