Broker Associate, Licensed NJ Real Estate Agent (14 years experience)

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Relocation,
Foreclosure

Ratings & Reviews

Doug helped us to find our current home. He is very professional and responsive. He would always return calls and patiently answer all the questions. He showed us several houses and walked us though the whole buying process for the one we liked.

  

03/06/2015 - user9982779
Bought a home in 2013 in Sykesville, NJ 08515.

Doug helped us to find our current home. He is very professional and responsive. He would always return calls and patiently answer all the questions. He showed us several houses and walked us though the whole buying process for the one we liked.

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01/31/2015 - tdurso
Bought a home in 2014 in Mount Laurel, Mt Laurel Township, NJ 08054.

If it wasn't for Doug Gibbons, I don't think we would be owners of the house we love so much today. He was so patient with us (me primarily) as we looked at several houses throughout Mount Laurel and Moorestown. He took time to help us weigh the pros and cons of each one, sometimes taking us back to a house 2-3 times to help in the decision process. Doug is a true professional and takes his job seriously to truly match the right house to the right family. Doug's responsiveness is unmatched. I once said to him that I wish every professional I dealt with would return my calls as quickly and check in as frequently as he did. Doug helped us see the potential in the home we now own and spent time breaking down all the specifics of the market at the time, building a solid case as to why we should make an offer. We ran into a few issues during the negotiation process and Doug made sure to represent our best interests, not backing down. His business background and MBA I'm sure help to make him that much more savvy in this area. He prides himself on knowing all he can about the current market conditions, the areas he services, all the nuances that exist throughout the home buying process, and the industry as a whole. As a first time home buyer, I was initially overwhelmed by the whole process but the rapport and trust instantly built with Doug helped to alleviate my concerns. He has such a good read on people and seemed to know what I was thinking about a particular home before I even voiced my concerns. I had complete trust in him and his abilities and can't imagine the experience being better with any other Realtor.

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11/15/2014 - venk kamat
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 in Chesterfield, NJ.

I am a first time home buyer and found Doug on this website . I found doug to be very responsive to questions , every question i asked i got the acknowledgement on response on the same day . I had my eyes set on a new construction , However doug made sure he showed me many other nearby listing around my price range . This goes to show he is not trying to secure a quick win but want to make sure i have all the information to make a educated decision . He has very good local knowledge around princeton area . He was with me for the pre closing inspection and pointed out a lot of things that i should be looking out for . He negotiated well for the price of the purchase and kept up constant pressure on the builder . He also got a lot of contacts with Banks /attorney , i.e complete list of support cast you need to close on the house . I would highly recomment doug , the journey in house purchase is not a easy one and you need someone like him to guide you throught the process

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11/03/2014 - marknjomiller
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $275K in Hamilton, NJ.

Honestly, we called Doug because we saw his name along with two others on a listing we were interested in seeing. We did not know him and my husband prayed he was making the right choice! Well, he did! Though the house we were inquiring about was under contract, he immediately took down the information regarding what we were interested in in a home. Within days, he took us to see several homes to narrow down what we were looking for and where. Soon after that, my husband had to leave for 8 weeks of military training. I never once felt uncomfortable looking at homes alone with Doug and he honestly guided me through the homes and pointed out both the positive and negative features to help me with items that my husband would have looked at and considered. I never felt pressured and always felt he had my best interests at heart. Doug helped us find a home in our price range in our most desirable neighborhood. He knew we would have extensive renovations to do (our choice), and was able to negotiate a better sale price and help with closing costs to offset some of the renovations. He responded quickly to our e-mails or texts, and was sensitive to reach us if he was running late for an appointment. Even during the closing process, he was fully aware of what was happening and recommended great professionals to help us. We highly recommend him!

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05/16/2014 - kanademanish
Bought a home in 2014 in Chestnut Ridge, Montvale, NJ 07645.

We started our first home buying search online which after a while became frustrating since we were looking for homes quite far from where we live. We found Doug on Zillow. We're so glad we did.

Doug is very calm ,professional , knowledgeable , friendly and honest. He understood our requirement and helped us through to the end. He was always on time at all the showings. He didn't push us into decision making even though we looked at quite a few homes in different locations with our kids. He has great contacts and helped us get good attorney, mortgage agent ,home inspector etc. He was very prompt in responding to our emails and also send us current sales report in the neighborhood.

Because of Doug our home buying process was smooth and hassle free. Thank you Doug and we highly recommend him.

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02/08/2014 - Nimit100
Bought a home in 2013 in Sykesville, NJ 08515.

Doug Helped me from start to finish. He did a great job! Very fast communication and stays on top of client needs. He has a very good market knowledge and area knowledge.

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08/29/2013 - user8334227
Bought a home in 2013 in Sykesville, NJ 08515.

Doug has good knowledge on local listings and area stats. Honest and responsive. He made whole home buying process pleasant and smooth. Responds to emails same day and some times immediate. He does not push for anything and try to understand our requirements while giving time for first time buyers to adjust the process.

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08/18/2012 - user636846
Bought a home in 2012.

Doug is very professional and highly knowledgeable. We just closed on our first home in Robbinsville with his help and he was extremely professional , friendly, calm through out the process. He stood by us during all our ups and down and was constantly available to guide us. He is a terrific person, very friendly, kind. His knowledge of area, community, construction type, quality of house is very commendable. His approach towards understanding our requirements and then filtering through listings and suggesting correct listings to view was amazing. He was always spot on and never disappointed us with any showing. Always on time and extremely available. I was amazed to see responses from him even very late at nights.

He ensured, we never rushed into our decisions, and kept sending us comparative sales in the area. He was always there for us at every step and we hope to keep up the good friendship we developed with him. We could not have imagined going through this process with any one else other than Doug.

We highly recommend anyone and everyone to consider Doug. He will understand you and get you what you need. !!

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08/14/2012 - bigboomer
Sold a Single Family home in 2012 for approximately $350K in Bordentown, NJ.

As recent sellers, we were so fortunate to find Doug Gibbons as an agent, especially after the ordeals we experienced with our prior agent.

In his presentation to acquire the listing we removed from our prior agent, Doug was honest and forthcoming. He did not use abrasive “hard sell” tactics. Doug respected our desire to make no decision on the spot. Choosing Doug Gibbons was the best decision we made. Our only regret is that we did not list with him initially! Doug is hard working and dependable. He responds immediately to phone and email messages—even when he is on vacation! Unlike our previous agent who tried to “bully” us into accepting low-ball offers, Doug never compromised our best interests for the sake of his commission. He truly worked with us as a “team” to achieve the common goal of selling our home. As a result, the transaction went smoothly and the transition was seamless.

We have conducted many real estate transactions through the years on our own behalf and for family members. Never have we felt satisfied with the services provided by the real estate agents we used—until we worked with Doug. Suffice to say, we highly recommend Doug Gibbons. Doug is truly a professional real estate agent who provides exemplary service. Unlike many agents who just work to accumulate listings, Doug serves the needs of buyers as well.

Upon request, we would be happy to provide additional information regarding our experience with Doug Gibbons.

Sue and Les Young

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03/03/2012 - user044184
Bought a Condo home in 2011 in Ewing, NJ.

Being a new home owner, I had no idea what I was getting myself into. After reaching out to Doug, that all changed. Doug was more than willing to answer any question I had, is extremely knowledgeable, hard working, always available, trustworthy, and a quality that I found extremely comforting in being new to home ownership is his considerate nature in listening to what I was looking for and throwing out suggestions rather than pushing me into looking into something I was not interested in. I have been in my home three months now, and couldn't be happier. When the time comes to look for a new spot to rest my head, Doug will be getting the call.

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Response from Doug on 03/06/2012

Robbie, thank you. It was a real pleasure working with you. I wish you the very best in your new home. Call me anytime!