"It didn’t occur to me that I might find just the perfect realtor when I decided to sell my lovely house; but I believe I did find her: Joanne Taylor.
What a refreshingly good realtor in every way: professional, informed, efficient, knowledgeable, supportive, positive & passionate - the complete package, combined with great communication skills and the foresight to complete all her homework before taking on this new client’s ‘project’.
Joanne is, in my opinion, a delightful personality and a joy to work with. I have worked with many realtors on numerous properties bought and sold over the past 35 years, but have never before found a realtor who was a near perfect ‘10’. Within an unexpectedly short period of time Joanne achieved what I had dreamt of: a quick and no-nonsense sale of a much-loved and unique property while providing sound advice on how best to respond to multiple offers.
I would definitely recommend Joanne to anybody looking for such commitment from a realtor, and one who is dedicated to assisting in finding just the right match between seller and buyer.
A commendable job!!" -Madelon Mulder-Keij
"Joanne represented us in both the sale of our old property and the purchase of our new property. The sale of our old house took only a few days, but before we could really start looking for our new home, the pandemic hit, and new listings dropped dramatically. Joanne worked cheerfully and efficiently to find us properties to view, and she went above and beyond to find a new listing for a rancher that we loved. This fit all of the criteria that we had regarding location, size, layout and of course budget. We would highly recommend Joanne’s services to anyone looking to buy or sell." -Phillip & Christine Neale
"Seamless" is the word that comes to mind. From the listing of our property to showings of our home, to completion of the sale, all were handled professionally and seamlessly by Joanne. We were always kept appraised of the local market and only had positive responses to any concerns that arose. We never felt any pressure and wouldn’t hesitate to use Joanne in the future. She creates a positive sales experience for her clients." -Randy McLeod
"Joanne came highly recommended to us by a number of neighbours in my community who were very pleased with their experience buying or selling their home with Joanne’s skilled assistance. We contacted her more than a year before our planned move to get advice on the value of planned renovations. That advice paid off when it came time to sell our home. In addition, during the surprisingly brief period it took Joanne to prepare for, market, show and sell our home, we received highly professional and personalized service. We were very impressed with the breadth and professional quality of her promotional activities and materials, her personal attendance at every showing of our home, and her timely communication with us through the sale of our home. It was very much a privilege to work with Joanne and we would not hesitate to add our voice to those of our neighbors who highly recommend her services. -Glynis Marks and David Ackermann
"Joanne is the best realtor I've ever worked with, by quite a margin. Professional and fun, she did everything right, from advice on the best price, date to list, and date of the open house, to staging, photos, and advertising. Our place sold quickly with multiple offers, even in a softening market. Communications were easy and prompt, she was present at every showing, and she handled the contract, inspection and legal side of things with clear expertise. I don't hesitate to recommend her highly." -D. Smith
"We were delighted to engage Joanne for the sale of our home because she has an excellent reputation in real estate sales. Joanne worked extremely hard for us and successfully completed the sale of our home in a short period of time despite a difficult real estate market at the time. Joanne has our highest recommendation." -Robert and Margaret
"Whether you are buying or selling or both, it is so important to pick a realtor that knows the South Surrey /White Rock Market, with Joanne you get just that. Joanne is an extremely knowledgeable “local” realtor. We have done many real estate transactions over the years and have worked with many different realtors, the difference is that with Joanne you truly get personalized service. We sold in a tough market and while the sale took a while, Joanne made us feel that we were her only client even though that was clearly not the case. We found Joanne to be extremely professional, hardworking and ethical. She will go the extra mile in marketing your house. We highly recommend Joanne and we will be sure to use her for any of our future real estate needs. Thanks Joanne for everything that you did for us and for just being you." -Wayne and Nicole Flewelling
"Hi Joanne, We wanted to send you a quick note of appreciation for your fabulous efforts in successfully listing and selling our home. The whole process was remarkably smooth and stress-free and most importantly, resulted in a very quick sale. Your skill as a Realtor and professional approach made our experience with you a real pleasure. We have already told a number of our friends who may be interested in selling that you are the one to call!! Once again, thank you so much. You certainly made our day when you phoned and said " Your house is sold !!!" Best personal regards. Norm & Rita
"Dear Joanne, I want to thank you for your outstanding work in helping me to not only sell my house during a very flat real estate market but also helping me to obtain a very reasonable price. From the time that I listed my property; you paid attention to detail; you were always professional, remarkably efficient and conducted yourself with integrity. Your knowledge, respect and enthusiasm impressed me!
You have always taken the time needed to get to know me and always made sure you were at the property for every showing so a woman of your word. I really appreciated this.
Joanne, you are a diamond in your industry and I have already recommended you as a #1 reputable realtor in South Surrey area; one who has the skills to get the job done. You meet and exceed every expectation in this regard. I wish you all of the very best.
Warmly, D. Ratz, South Surrey
"Joanne, you did a brilliant job listing our home. Your hard work & focus on detail plus the passion you have for your job shows. I'm so happy with my choice and feel comfortable placing my home in your hands". -J. Kolysher
"Joanne is an outstanding Realtor. She has assisted me with both the purchase and sale of property. Both of these transactions involved some complexities that rendered them somewhat unusual and difficult, and Joanne dealt with the challenges professionally and capably. I have bought and sold many properties over the past thirty years and have had a significant number of dealings with many Realtors. Joanne is extremely knowledgeable and competent and consistently exceeds expectations. She is diligent and hard-working. I have no hesitation in recommending her to prospective clients." -A. Graham, White Rock
Dear Joanne, We can’t thank you enough for everything you’ve done for us. You were pleasant and wonderful from the moment we met you and everything you did was with great professionalism and pride. We will definitely stay in touch and we will have no hesitation at all recommending you to our family and friends. Thank you again for finding us our wonderful home! -Doug, Antoinnette and Genna, South Surrey
"Joanne had great patience and understanding of our search for our new home. With her expertise, excellent advertising and open house dates, we had multiple offers and sold our house within one week. We highly recommend her as a Realtor." -Larry and Lucille Lewis
"It has been such a pleasure to have Joanne as our realtor in the sale of our home. She navigated through some difficult negotiations with skill, ingenuity, and professionalism. Throughout the process, she was always helpful and attentive to all our concerns and we really cannot think of anything that could have been handled better. Joanne obviously loves her job and works very hard for her clients. We will be using her services in finding a new home as well and we have no hesitation in enthusiastically recommending her to anyone who is considering buying or selling a home". -Jean and Ian
We would like to extend our sincere THANK YOU for the wonderful service you provided with the listing of our White Rock condo!
We could not believe the amount of activity that our unit was receiving as others in the building sometimes went months without a showing. We had thirteen in two weeks! We realize that this was due to the exposure your listings receive on so many different websites!
The offer that we ended up going with required top notch negotiating skills and you certainly did a marvellous job for us. The honest way that you approached a potential special assessment and dealt with it within the offers was the work of a very seasoned pro. We loved your communication skills and keeping us in the loop in every aspect of negotiations.
In addition to all of this, you are a very nice person
We have been recommending you to everyone that we know in the area!!"
Jerry and Pat Wasylyk
"No amount of thanks would be sufficient for the highly professional guidance of my Realtor, Joanne Taylor. Her calm, reassuring approach was much appreciated as was the speed and efficiency with which she brought the whole process of listing and selling my home to a successful end." -Bill S.
“Our experience with Joanne is worth sharing. She has been extremely reliable, attentive, punctual and knowledgeable in the course of the sale of our home and purchase of our new residence. Having had experience in real estate transactions for over 40 years we were pleased to find a responsible and trustworthy representative in our community. We could highly recommend Joanne to anyone looking for a dedicated and sincere salesperson to sell or purchase real estate.” -Bob and Jo-Ann Reimer
"My move from Surrey to White Rock was a difficult decision for me as I have lived here for 27 years. I appreciated the way you really listened to my needs. I didn't feel pressured or pushed into something I did not want & you allowed me to make my own choices on what I wanted in a new home. You worked with me when making the appropriate arrangements & you were always prompt & courteous to me, even though I made several phone calls to you. You put me at ease, & for that, I am truly grateful.
Thank you so much Joanne, for being what I feel, is the best realtor in town!"
-Shirley A. Gardner
“My husband and I are so thankful that we chose Joanne to be our Realtor. As seniors, we required a little more time to understand all the paperwork and procedures involved in selling our home. Joanne is a delightful and caring young lady who spent countless hours making sure we were well informed and well cared for. She has become a dear friend to us and we feel so fortunate to have met her.” -J. Holmes
"We have now settled into the home of our dreams following a longer than usual journey of five years in the crazy west coast real estate market with our chosen realtor, Joanne Taylor.
Why such a long time? For 50 years we had lived on our lovely property in a very beautiful area, but in 2012 we decided to plunge into the market, make a profit and downsize our property. We are not impulsive people so after a few low offers we decided we may have made a mistake and when our contract with Joanne ran out we reluctantly told her that we were going to cool it for a while. By this time Joanne had spent a lot of time with us and made the effort to understand our needs. We became friends and she continued to keep in touch sending listings and showing us homes when we were interested. She didn't try to talk us into re-listing but waited patiently until we were ready.
Finally, we re-listed at a much higher price, but we felt that psychologically we were now ready to sell.
Joanne kept us up to date on any new listings and handled the offers that came into us very professionally. Her expert guidance was invaluable when we encountered some ups and downs along the way.
Joanne is a very patient person who takes the time and makes every effort to understand her clients' needs. She keeps calm under pressure and reacts quickly when the situation requires it. We have seen over these years that she has the talent to handle complicated situations and difficult people with sensitivity and finesse. We don't hesitate to recommend her to friends and relatives. -Mr. & Mrs. Langton