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Leon Dienes

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Premier Agent

18 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Broker / Owner

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Foreclosure

Ratings & Reviews

My wife and I hired Leon to sell our home in University City. We had previously listed the property with another realtor for 3-4 months with no luck. Leon impressed me right away with his knowledge of the neighborhood and his marketing strategies. By the time he organized his first open house, he had 4 or 5 or 6 offers, which resulted in selling the house for well more than the asking price. Leon is absolutely phenomenal at his business, and he has our unequivocal endorsement.

  

07/20/2015 - mripleyesq
Sold a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $750K in University City, San Diego, CA.

My wife and I hired Leon to sell our home in University City. We had previously listed the property with another realtor for 3-4 months with no luck. Leon impressed me right away with his knowledge of the neighborhood and his marketing strategies. By the time he organized his first open house, he had 4 or 5 or 6 offers, which resulted in selling the house for well more than the asking price. Leon is absolutely phenomenal at his business, and he has our unequivocal endorsement.

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07/15/2015 - yvk0201
Bought a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $425K in Clairemont Mesa West, San Diego, CA.

We are so grateful for Leon! He made the stressful buying process as smooth as possible. Leon has a very relax but extremely professional demeanor that guided us through the process step by step. We had to meet a tight timeline from out of town and the market was not buyer friendly. He was willing to meet us early on weekend and always one text or phone call away! It was our first home and we learned so much from him. At the end, we found a great property and he negotiated such a great price for us that our place was appraised above final closing price. Even after the purchase, he offers his help to coordinate repairs and help us find a great deal with painters. All and all, we felt that he went ABOVE AND BEYOND servicing us. I can see us using him for all future property related services. Thank you Leon :) Yvonne and Michelle

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07/15/2015 - user78657404
Sold a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $575K in Clairemont Mesa West, San Diego, CA.

Leon Dienes just sold my parents' home in the desirable Mt. Streets location of Clairemont. He carefully and caringly walked me through each phase of readying the house that had been lived in for 40 years. He was a valued advisor in determining which improvements and repairs would be most important in order to maximize the value of the home. He kept us on track so we could move the property on the market within a time frame that had a small inventory of homes on the market, conducted an open house that resulted in an offer after only being on the market for one week and carefully negotiated with the buyer. Anyone who has been through the loss of both parents within two years of each other and is dealing with cleaning out 40 years of memories and valuable documents knows how difficult this process can be. Leon was always there for us, kept in touch while we readied the house, returned calls within an appropriate time frame, even loaned me his saw to cut down closet doors after recarpeting and gave me valuable sources for contractors in order to make the necessary improvements. He is totally trustworthy, open, kind and hard working. He goes above and beyond in order to close the sale quickly. Years ago I used another broker from the neighborhood to sell my house and the service was terrible. I was lucky to meet Leon as he walked the neighborhood one morning and recognized him from his recipe cards that came to my parents' home. I spoke with him for a quite a while and could see that he was the most knowledgeable realtor in the area. But more importantly, he proved to be of high integrity and so dedicated to our home sale that I felt as if I were his only client. I know consider him a trusted friend that I can rely on in the future. I would highly recommend that you use Leon to have the best results for buying or selling a home.

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07/13/2015 - Crissy clayton
Sold a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $450K in North Clairemont, San Diego, CA.

Leon was the absolute best, I can’t believe how far above and beyond he went for us. My grandparents passed away leaving us the house. Us not living in California, could of made it extremely difficult. When we found Leon he made everything things so much easier. He was aware of our needs and helped us the entire way. He went above and beyond on everything! He always kept in contact the right amount. He always had the appropriate call back time. He helped us out in so many ways above regular relator services, because we were from out of town. He got us 50k more than asking price and he made sure the house was safe, the yard stayed maintained and house stayed clean. He had professional pictures taken and was honest and up front about everything. We are selling our house and upgrading in Nevada and we can’t even get a portion of the energy he gave us. I wish he was here to help us. I would refer Leon a 100 times over. Top of the line customer service. Crissy

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01/15/2015 - rachel462
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $725K in University City, San Diego, CA.

Leon found our FOREVER home. He made it the easiest house buying experience I have ever done. Leon knew exactly what we wanted (even before we did) and made sure that we knew all the good and bad aspects about each option. We had very specific requests coupled with a low inventory market and a very small desired neighborhood radius. Leon made sure everything went as smooth as possible and went above and beyond to make sure we got an amazing deal. I highly recommend him to anyone buying or selling - we know we will recommend him to our family and friends.

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01/13/2015 - user4620088
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $625K in Clairemont Mesa West, San Diego, CA.

Leon just sold my house in Claremont (San Diego) and I couldn't be happier. We had a terrible time with our agent buying the house, and again when we refi'd it was another nightmare. I was scared to sell the house dreading all the paperwork and long drawn-out process. But that was all for naught. Leon made this happen so quick (house sold in 6 days!) and painlessly and I can't recommend him enough. We got our the top of our asking range and he's got a HUGE list of houses he's sold where he got more than asking. Give him a shot, you won't regret it!

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12/17/2014 - kmkuhlmann
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $625K in Clairemont Mesa West, San Diego, CA.

If you are considering selling, buying, or anything real estate related, put "Meet with Leon Dienes" at the top of your To-Do list. Simply put, Leon is the most amazing agent to work with, and what makes him so great is that he truly loves his job. I cannot tell you how incredibly wonderful of an experience it was selling our home with him. I met with numerous agents in the greater San Diego area, and none made me feel the confidence, comfort and trust Leon provided throughout our selling experience. From the moment my brother and I sat down with Leon, we knew he was the right person to list our home. Leon goes above and beyond what a typical real estate agent would be willing to do, and he is such an great person to work with.

Honestly, buying or selling your home is one of the most important decisions you will make in your life, and anyone who is interested in doing so MUST meet with him. I cannot sing his praises enough. His generosity, creativity, willingness to help, and excellence-in-service are unmatched. He greatly exceeded all of our expectations, and the whole experience was truly fun and rewarding.

I will tell anyone and everyone buying or selling a home to make sure they meet with Leon Dienes. It will be the best decision you ever made. THANK YOU a million times over Leon. You are the best at what you do and are a very wonderful person.

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11/08/2014 - shirleybaltazar
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $700K in University City, San Diego, CA.

Leon Dienes is expertly skilled in all aspects of his job! He is a consummate professional, but never pushy! He willingly invests his time & expertise in finding new properties coming to the market, but never intimidates a client into making a purchase of a house. He understands & encourages his clients to buy a new home, not just any house that will do.

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10/16/2014 - brian ackeman
Sold a home in 2014 in Clairemont Mesa East, San Diego, CA 92117.

I just completed the sale of my home thanks to Leon Dienes. Leon is a true professional and his knowledge of the San Diego market was evident. He was a pleasure to work with and always thought about my needs as a house seller. I would highly recommend Leon to anyone looking for an agent with integrity, character and a passion for what he does.

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10/06/2014 - timothy bertram
Sold a home in 2014 in Clairemont Mesa East, San Diego, CA 92117.

You will not find a more trustworthy, reliable, and honest agent than Leon. Leon worked closely with us in the sale of our San Diego home on a very tight timeline as we were locating out of state. He helped us prepare and present our house for one targeted weekend of showings. We had 6 offers by the beginning of the following week. Leon worked patiently with us as we navigated the sale and provided continued advice during the purchase of our new home out of state. I would absolutely work with Leon again if we were to need an agent in SD. I recommend him without reservation.

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