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Broker/Owner (19 years experience)
Ratings & Reviews
Joe exceeded our expectations with his knowledge and execution of the sale of our home. We followed his guidance and sold our home QUICKLY and with a minimum of fuss. What a terrific experience!<br/><br/>Highly recommended!
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $450K in Plainfield, NJ.
My wife and I have used Joe twice ... once in buying a house, and a second time in selling our house. On both occasions, Joe operated with the utmost of professionalism, and he proved extremely helpful in navigating the trying waters that are the "home-sell" process. In fact, Joe undertook and completed numerous activities that are typically the seller's responsibility ( coordinating inspections, scheduling contractor repairs, supplying and installing smoke detectors, etc. ) while we were on an extended vacation. I would not hesitate a second in recommending Joe for any / all realtor activities, and would be highly surprised if any of his clients would rate him in any other fashion than have I.
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $325K in Plainfield, NJ.
Joseph Burris and his assistant Cheryl Cook had to work doubly hard to get this house to closing. It was a rental property with the owner (me) living out of town -- So most of the things that an owner has to do to prepare for a sale, Burris and Cook had to do themselves. They were indefatiguable. When I had difficulty with the attorney, Joe stepped in to get things going. He was honest about the reality of what made the sale a difficult sale, and that relieved my anxiety. The price was lower than what I hoped for - But part of a realtor's job is to get the owner to understand the correct and viable price.
Sold a home in 2012 in North Plainfield, NJ 07060.
Joe introduced himself at our first home in Plainfield when we participated in a Christmas House tour in 2002. He was very friendly and had extensive knowledge of our area. We immediately liked him and became friends. We listed this home with Joe and he sold it right away, actually before it was formally listed – much to our delight. Previous to this transaction, we had mentioned to him that we wanted a larger home with more property. Joe found us that perfect home about a mile away, and was the listing agent. Then ten years later, he helped us through all the trials and tribulations of selling our perfect home at a time when challenging economic conditions were everywhere. He put together a wonderful promotional package including an online presentation that helped to attract buyers. His positive and encouraging attitude got us through, and got the house sold. He's definitely one of the good guys!!!
Sold a home in 2013 in North Plainfield, NJ 07060.
Joe helped us sell our home in a difficult market to a very difficult buyer. Negotiations with the buyer took several months as the buyer kept changing the requirements of the purchase and sale agreement after each inspection.
In the end, Joe and his excellent staff managed every part of the sale and we are completely satisfied with his competance.