Steve uses his business acumen and knowledge of the local marketplace to assist clients through both the sale and purchase process. This is achieved through diligent research and old-fashioned hard work; understanding the intricacies that comprise the local and global markets; and highly skilled expertise in all facets of real estate brokerage, from customer service and effective marketing to negotiations and the sometimes delicate situations that arise during the closing process.
Steve's business philosophy is simple - he maintains a fiduciary obligation to protect the best interests of his clients throughout their real estate transaction. Steve's team ensures he is available exactly when clients need him the most while the integrity of the day-to-day operation of his business isn't compromised. His participation with his clients does not end with the completion of a sale. He is available for ongoing consultation, market evaluation, vendor referral and recommendation. Steve's many satisfied repeat clients speak to his success.
In reflection of his dedication, Steve was awarded the prestigious RE/MAX Hall of Fame Award for career achievement in 2007, and the RE/MAX Chairman's Club Award for sales excellence from 2007 through to 2010. In addition, every year since 2011, Steve has received RE/MAX's highest honour - the Diamond Club Award. In 2013 in through 2016, he received a Top Transaction Award from RE/MAX for being #1 with most homes sold in a small market. In 2013 through 2016, The Bailey Group finished among the Top 25 Teams in North America based on sales volume and was the #1 Team servicing clients in Waterloo Region, Wellington County, Brant County and Halton Region.
In 2017, Steve was elected by his peers - other Brokers and Agents - to serve on the Real Estate Council of Ontario's (RECO) prestigious Board of Directors. This gives Steve a an advantage because he is at the forefront of what is happening and changing in the industry.
The Bailey Group is currently #9 in Canada for RE/MAX year-to-date in 2017.
Our professional, award-winning Team looks forward to hearing from you for any and all of your real estate needs and we offer dedicated services to both Buyers and Sellers.
As your Buyer's Representative, we can make the process of hunting for homes much easier and more efficient than if you did it all yourself. We can help you get financing, guide you through the right neighborhoods, help you determine your budget, and prioritize a list of essential features that you need in your next home. We'll save you valuable time by finding the properties that best suit your requirements, and will show you only the most promising ones.
Once you've found a place that catches your eye, we'll look at comparable properties in the area to help put together a smart offer. Then we'll negotiate on your behalf with the seller to make sure you get the most favourable terms. It's our job to look after your best interests, and we will do so at no cost to you as a buyer.
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Selling a house on your own can be an overwhelming task. There's advertising to plan and budget for, open houses and private showings to arrange, purchase offers to negotiate, contract contingencies to worry about, and complicated paperwork to fill out. Make it easy on yourself by putting your home in the hands of seasoned professionals. We have extensive experience marketing properties and showing them to their best advantage.
First, we'll perform a comparable market analysis to determine the most appropriate price for your home. Then we'll provide home staging advice and suggest landscaping changes that will help draw buyers in. We'll advertise your home through a variety of methods, including print publications, social media outlets and on MLS®. We may even showcase your home as part of our site's Featured Listings.
When it comes to negotiating a purchase offer, we'll make sure that you get the best price the market will allow. We'll help you understand contract contingencies and details of the closing process, in addition to handling all the paperwork for you. Essentially, we're here to represent you throughout the entire selling process, and to make sure that your real estate transaction is a positive and profitable experience.
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