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Kent Richards

Zillow Local Expert in:

  • 85138
  • Maricopa

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Agent

6 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Realtor (25 years experience)

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Relocation,
Short-Sale

Ratings & Reviews

He lived in area knew many people there. He always responded quickly and was very helpful. No pressure. Smoothest experience possible. Very patient and knowledgeable.

  

07/15/2013 - user21600171
Bought a Single Family home in 2013 for approximately $225K in Maricopa, AZ.

He lived in area knew many people there. He always responded quickly and was very helpful. No pressure. Smoothest experience possible. Very patient and knowledgeable.

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09/23/2012 - aserathmetros
Showed home in 2012 in Maricopa, AZ.

I was very happy to meet with Kent, I called him out of the blue looking to see if maybe I could see at least one property if I was lucky at 1:30pm and by the time I had driven out to Maricopa, not only was he waiting in his car ready to go, but he had no less than 12 homes he had pegged that would suit the needs I expressed to him via telephone. He took us to 4 of the homes that same day and was courteous and patient. I would definately recommend him to anyone needing to purchase.

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09/17/2012 - zenbee
Found a tenant for a Single Family home in Maricopa, AZ.

I had the pleasure of having Kent as my real estate agent. Kent made the whole experience a very positive and successful one. My house was on the market for less than a month. Kent is knowledgeable, attentive and extremely meticulous and thorough in his work. He is honest, friendly and very responsive to questions and concerns. I highly recommend Kent to anyone who needs a great agent and a true professional.

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07/08/2011 - milleres2011
Bought a Condo home in 2011 for approximately $150K in Maricopa, AZ.

I have to say, Kent made the purchase of this home a very positive experience. I knew I would receive an immediate response to any questions or concerns I emailed to Kent. He almost always had an answer to specific questions I had and if he didn't, he knew who to go to for the answer and got back to me quickly. I will definitely recommend Kent to anyone looking for a real estate agent.

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06/16/2011 - amb2262
We connected, but it did not work out. Looking in Flagstaff, AZ

I would never recommend Mr. Richard's nor would i use him myself. I inquired about a property and he e-mailed me that he couldn't find the MLS. I sent another e-mail to inquire if the property did/didn't exist. Again, i got a "can't find it" answer. Not once did Mr. Richard's ask if he could assist finding additional properties, inquire as to what I was looking for,....nothing! I would think that in this economy an agent would want to get clients...Mr. Richard's doesn't seem to care. I could only rate him on responsiveness, which was poor - i have no idea what his knowledge and expertise or skills are.

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This buyer called me with information about a property that could not be verified on our local Multi-Listing-Service. Nor could I find it in our county records. It isn't as if I didn't try, but wiith inadequate or no information listed anywhere, it is not possible for any Realtor to move forward. The area that I work in is Maricopa, and I have a good understanding of our city, as well as refrences from past clients. I live here and have supplied the local newspaper with information on the homes sold. It is unfortunate that I couldn't help him, nor do I know anything about Flagstaff, where I belive he was looking. I don't know other Realtors that may work there. I have closed transactions with buyers from Zillow wanting to buy in Maricopa, and this is the first time that someone has complained. I am the first to admit that house buying or selling can be frustrating for all concerned, but it remains that one must perservere. Kent Richards.

 

  

01/22/2011 - wirefugee
Showed home in 2011 in Maricopa, AZ.

I contacted him regarding a rental unit his "home" development of Province for a friend. He sent me information. It was not a "go" but I did very much appreciate his friendly, prompt reply to all my questions and his courtesy. I would have not hesitation in recommending him.

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