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Maryland's #1 Real Estate Agent (25 years experience)
Did not respond to my inquiry in Ilchester, Ellicott City, MD 21043.
I attempted to get in contact with him a few times over the course of a week regarding a rental property. He never responded and his office didn't seem to know if the unit was still available. After a while, the property was rented and the sign was taken down. He may have lost his client some valuable business by ignoring me.
My experience with Creig Northrop is through Judith (Jay) Bowen. Jay was very professional. Her expertise in getting my townhome rented was superb. Jay made my job easy and painless; she was always on time, always had everything I needed and was quite patience with me. Everything she does is top notch and I was completely satisfied with her work. I felt is if I had a friend that always had my best interest in mind. I highly recommend Creig Northrop and would use them again for any future real estate needs.
Sold a Condo home in 2014 for approximately $350K in Rockville, MD.
Primary point of contact: Anthony Friedman
Had a great experience with the Northrop Team! Initially met with Anthony and Sean who PATIENTLY went over the entire process with me and explained all the advantages that the Northrop Team offered. Amazingly enough I witnessed all those advantages come into play such as where they listed and proper staging as we had an offer within weeks of the initial listing!
During the listing phase and negotiations leading up to the final contract, I always felt confident with Anthony's advice and truly felt he always understood my perspective.
Once the sale was complete, Client Care Specialist, Teresa Cho, did an amazing job walking me through all the required documentation and making sure everything was in order for the closing.
On top of everything else, Anthony also helped our former tenant find a new rental!
What can I say ... the Northrop Team delivered and made the sale of our home an easy and stress-free event!
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 in Columbia, MD.
My wife and I worked with Mary O'Neil to buy our new house. She was great throughout the whole process and explained each step of the process in detail. She alerted us to new houses that she thought we would like based on our preferences (one of her recommendations ended up being the house we bought!). She was great at communicating with us and was flexible with her schedule to work around time we had available to look at houses. She was never pushy about houses and was always open and honest with us. Thank you to Mary and the Creig Northrop team for a great homebuying experience!
Creig's Team of expert agents sold my neighbor's home in just four days. So I called him for my listing. A member of his Team, Dianna Nardella, arrived for the initial interview. She was fully prepared and knowledgeable of my townhome community and neighboring area. She already had a list of potential buyers from prior open house showings.
We set a date for the first open house giving me 45 days to stage my home. The Creig Northrop Team had both a photographer and staging representitive on staff. We looked over the entire unit inside and out making a list of repairs, places to declutter and ideas to make my home "pop"! The photographer, pictures, marketing flyer and website developed to market my townhome was simply amazing.
We had a fantastic open house with multiple offers. Dianna earned her commission that very day with great negotiating skills and we accepted the best offer. As with many home sales there are always little things and sometimes major ones that come up. Ms. Nardella handled them all with finesse and the experience tht comes with being a member of The Creig Northrop Team. All I had to do was say yes or no and show up for settlement.
Dianna was there to explaine all the ins and outs and ensure the contract terms were fulfilled.
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $925K in Highland, MD.
Primary point of contact: Renee Durakis
Our Northrop Team realtor, Renee Durakis has been terrific. We were hesitant to sign on with the Northrop Team because of their size, fearing we would become a “number”, but their far -reaching marketing program convinced us. Everyone on the team that we met was extremely professional. I read the on-line backgrounds of the firm’s stagers and they are all well-educated in their field.
Renee Durakis provided the ‘small firm’ service that we were looking for. She was very communicative and available, always thinking ahead, looking out for our best interest, and continually marketing our home in different ways. Renee knows her market well and will tell you accurately how that affects interest in your home and what is needed to make the sale.
We also took note that because of the size of the Northrop Team, it was beneficial that their own team members had prospective buyers to bring to the table. Renee worked with us from start to finish and did not move us to other Northrop team members. We would highly recommend her when the time arrives to market your home.
My wife and I worked with Tiffany Clay at Creig Northrop. In short, Tiffany is fantastic! My wife and I truly had a great experience working with her. My brother-in-law recommended Tiffany as he had worked with her on numerous real estate transactions (both buying and selling), and we are grateful that he did. We started working with Tiffany and the Creig Northrop team last year when my wife and I told her that we were in the infancy stages of looking for a house to buy. We were new to the area and as first time home buyers we were very nervous and naïve about the entire buying process. Tiffany was perfect – she listened to our wish list and adhered to our budget, had great advice and opened our eyes up to possibilities we otherwise never would have known, she walked us through the entire process (searching for a home and buying a home), was always honest and straight with us, she knew all areas of Maryland and their respective housing markets EXTREMELY well (school info, demographics, and overall vibe), and she was never pushy (this to me was probably the biggest plus, i.e., not feeling forced or pushed). She sent us great houses to browse online too, which was super convenient. Throughout the entire buying process she never wasted our time, which was also very important to us. Long story short, we landed the house of our dreams, something that wouldn't have happened without Tiffany’s help.
Showed home in 2014 in Briars Acres, Olney, MD 20832.
Primary point of contact: Stacey Longo
I am currently working with Stacey Longo. We are in search of a new home and will also be selling our current property. Stacey is very knowledgeable about the market and has provided many tools in our house hunting search. It is a long process to find the right place - but Stacey is very patient with us! We look forward to securing our new home with Stacey's assistance!
Working with Anthony Freidman and the Creig Northrop Team was an excellent decision. From the very beginning it was clear Anthony understood my needs, had substantial knowledge of the area I was looking to buy a home in, and sincerely cared that the home he was going to help me buy, was the right one. I was pressed to buy a home in 30 days and Anthony and the Creig Northrop Team were so attentive and responsive to my needs that they made it possible.
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $375K in Hampden, Baltimore, MD.
Primary point of contact: Anthony Friedman
A friend recommended that we work with Anthony Friedman, and it was the best decision we could have made. My fiancee and I were both extremely unfamiliar with the home-buying process, and Anthony successfully guided us every step of the way. There was never any pressure; he was patient in answering every single question we had. Our goal the entire time was to find the perfect house, at the best deal. Anthony worked around the clock to make that happen for us. He's knowledgeable, driven, personable, and just generally excellent at what he does. Anthony and the entire Creig Northrop team bring a true professionalism to real estate. I would recommend Anthony Friedman to anyone who is interesting in purchasing a home they will love.