I am a client-focused, highly ethical real estate professional with nearly 20 years of experience in the housing industry. I will work hard to understand your needs and exceed your expectations. I will tell you the truth and operate in your best interest. I have the resources to find answers to most any question you may have concerning your transaction. Because of this, you can be confident that the information you receive from me will be honest and well researched.
I have a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and am a professional marketing consultant with 20 years of experience marketing homes to retail buyers. I will use my marketing talents and experience to help educate you on the industry’s best practices concerning the staging, displaying and presentation of your home in the most attractive and marketable manner. This will help you sell your home more quickly and for more money.
Internet and Social Media Expert:
Current studies report that 94% of all home searches start on the internet. I have a high degree of expertise in internet and social media marketing in addition to conventional marketing practices. As part of my consultation, you will receive the same quality marketing that I charge up to $200 per hour to provide to my professional consulting clients. I will use the best and most effective marketing methods to generate buyers’ interest in your home. This will allow your home to be seen by more qualified buyers leading to a faster, more satisfying sale.
Business AND Real Estate Professional:
I founded and managed several successful businesses including both internet and brick and mortar retail sales operations. I will apply my resourcefulness, experience, tenacity and entrepreneurial spirit to the sale of your home and/or to assist you in your search for a new home. You receive the benefit of not only a Real Estate professional, but a business professional.
St. Louis Area Specialist
As an active, longtime St. Louis area resident, I am enthusiastic and knowledgeable about area cities, neighborhoods, entertainment and attractions. I believe that the St. Louis area is a great place to live, work and raise a family.
I am a member of the St. Louis Association of Realtors, Missouri Realtors, the National Association of Realtors and the Mid America Regional Information Systems (Maris) MLS.
What I do outside of Real Estate:
I enjoy music, theater, dining out, craft beer and wine. I enjoy home improvements and gardening (to a point - I am not a professional remodeler). I am a model railroader and railfan. I am a car enthusiast, especially German cars, but I have an appreciation for all automobiles.
I also participate and give back as a trustee for my subdivision association, a member of the BMW Car Club of America (BMWCCA), Porsche Club of America (PCA), Audi Club NA (ACNA), Specialty Equipment Marketers Association (SEMA), National Rifle Association (NRA) and the National Model Railroad Association (NMRA). I am a life member of the University of Missouri Alumni Association and Delta Sigma Pi fraternity.
I currently serve on the boards of directors for the St. Louis Chapter PCA, ACNA - St. Louis Chapter, the St. Louis European Auto Show (EAS) and Autos on Valhalla Auto Show (AoV) and are presently serving as President of the ACNA - St. Louis Chapter and Vice President of the St. Louis European Auto Show. I am a certified PCA high-performance driving instructor, driver and car owner in ChumpCar, 24 Hours of LeMons and NASA sanctioned race series and an organizer and advanced teen driving instructor at Tire Rack Street Survival teen driving clinics.
Activities in which I am involved have raised significant funds for Shriner's Hospital - St. Louis (EAS) and Ride On St. Louis (AoV) in addition to training about 150 teens a year as safer drivers.
For more information about me, my activities or the clubs and organizations listed above or, of course, to buy or sell a home or invest in real estate, Contact Me.