Owner/Broker, MBA, CCIM (11 years experience)

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Short-Sale,
Fluent in Mandarin & Cantonese

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01/05/2015 - user6671457
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $1.125M in Arcadia, CA.

I WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND PEGGY FONG CHEN FOR ANY AND ALL YOUR REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS, WHETHER YOU ARE BUYING OR SELLING. SHE HAS EXCELLENT NEGOTIATION SKILLS, GREAT COMMUNICATION WITH BUYER/SELLER PERSONAL AND HAS A 5 STAR TEAM THAT EXCELS. SHE IS TOP NOTCH, FIVE STAR AND HANDS DOWN THE BEST BROKER I HAVE DEALT WITH. SHE EVEN GOT ME $100K OVER ASKING PRICE.

NAIIB.

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12/30/2014 - mching21
Sold a Condo home in 2014 for approximately $850K in Arcadia, CA.

Peggy Fong Chen and her team were professional and great to work with. I had a property that wasn't up for sale yet, and got a cold call from one of her assistants (Lili). She was very pleasant and polite (not too pushy like other agents). She did a whole workup of my property with comps in the area, prices, etc. Six months later when I decided to sell, I remembered Lili, gave her a call, and met with her and Peggy a week later. Peggy's a straight shooter, knows what she's talking about, very honest, professional and backs it up with her written reviews, articles and reports.

After listing my property, we got several offers, and reached a final counter offer in just 6 days!! Closed escrow in 30 days. I also needed some things fixed during the walk through… She has connections to people that'll give you estimates first, and do the work if needed later. Peggy’s executive assistant (Polly), was very helpful in preparing all the documents and appointments for this smooth sell. I did not have to show up or deal with anybody. It made it a lot easier and stress-free with 2 small children.

I listed with another realtor with a small company before, and was very disappointed. She basically worked by herself, didn’t promote my property like it should have, lacked connections, showed no effort and was dishonest. So if you want to sell your property fast, it dose help to go with a bigger company (ReMax), and a professional realtor that’s been in the business a while. Peggy’s team and connections around the area and world made it for an easy sell. I would highly recommend her if you are selling!!

Good Luck!

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11/01/2014 - sarashop
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $2.1M in Arcadia, CA.

When looking for an agent I wanted somebody who was highly experienced in the Arcadia market, and one of the top listing agents who takes their real estate career seriously. I got so much more with Peggy Fong Chen. She and her partner Jimmy came prepared to our first meeting with a detailed market analysis suggesting a sales price higher than we expected was possible. I quickly observed that Peggy is a tireless worker. Even before the listing was ready, she had clients ready to view the house. While waiting for offers, she pressure tested our pricing with her students and worked with us on an exercise of examining comparables from the buyers' point of view. She advised us on improvements and helped stage the house to maximize its appeal. When we got an offer that fell through, and Peggy immediately recovered with another buyer. Where she really goes beyond the general Arcadia agent is her instinct, knowledge, and experience, especially when it comes to contracting. She protected us with a couple special contract clauses we wouldn't have thought of that really worked out in our favor. She is also a very strong negotiator, tough, but completely professional and ethical. The strong relationship she has with the escrow company provided extra peace of mind. In addition to working with Peggy to sell our house we worked with her to buy another. In this instance her negotiating skills allowed us to get the house at a lower price than another buyer offered! I would strongly recommend Peggy and her team.

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09/26/2014 - rachael2013123
Sold a home in 2014.

"Peggy was honest, organized, available and knowledgeable, which is what we sought in an agent. He took the time to really investigate what our priorities in buying were and tailored her service accordingly. She provided perspective in what is often a tumultuous experience." - Rachael Wang, Los Angeles, CA

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08/25/2014 - user6068131
Sold a home in 2014 in Charter Oak, Covina, CA 91724.

I had a house for sell in west covina since 2012,the house is big and new, Peggy she is the 4th agent to successful to close this deal, when the house sat the market for years, I was frustrated , so I decided to try find a top agent , when, i spent a couple of days doing the research that peggy foung chen her profile is very impressive to me then I called her… When she came to the house she analyze the market for me first , peggy told me how presented the house, the house is big but is vacant, I am short of money for stage that big house. peggy she bring her own furniture to the house, she is very professional and so knowledgable of the market, her term work is very successful, the fellow up, document were ready in fist time ,Every one on her team is responsive and also were confident every step of the way to make this process .they are working very hard, sometime we had to meet at night. she sold this house in the 3 month. Wow she is good if you have some problem to sell your house ,peggy can help you!

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08/18/2014 - steveshop
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $1.325M in Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA.

We used Peggy to purchase a home in San Diego (Carmel Valley). She made the time to familiarize herself with the area and understand the comparables and the local market. She drove us down herself to view homes and ensured that her assistant in San Diego helped arrange for all the inspections and follow-up visits. She is an excellent negotiator and saved the deal even when other offers on our home came in higher than ours. She spends as much time as is necessary and between her and her team and easy to get a hold of pretty much any time of day or night.

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07/21/2014 - edward black
Sold a home in 2014 in Bradbury, CA 91008.

I met Peggy Chen when her group was showing a property behind mine. I wasn't ready to list my property quite yet but told her if she had a genuine buyer she could show the house. Two weeks after our first meeting I not only sold but closed on my property! If you are ready to sell your house it doesn't get any better than that. I highly recommend Peggy Chen.

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06/09/2014 - zuser20140609222123187
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $925K in Arcadia, CA.

Peggy is an excellent broker. She makes her client feel confident she will take good care of the transaction. She explains to her client on every step, and let her client know why she does that. She tries hard to satify her client's needs.

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04/14/2014 - hgriffith
Sold a Condo home in 2014 for approximately $475K in Arcadia, CA.

Peggy just helped me sell my Arcadia condo. I had been through real estate transactions before, and with the help of Peggy and her team, this was by far the smoothest transaction I have ever experienced. Peggy knows all the best ways to present the property, get the best offers, and negotiate the best terms. Several of my neighbors, upon witnessing my successful transaction, have requested Peggy's card so they can use her to sell their homes as well.

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03/25/2014 - Poodlekrap
Sold a Single Family home in 2013 for approximately $575K in Arcadia, CA.

I sold a home in Arcadia and purchased another in Pasadena, both through Peggy. The selling process was very difficult and time-consuming due to its location, but Peggy's team, especially Steve, was nothing but patient, kind, and professional. With thorough knowledge of the market and the area, prompt responses, and skillful negotiation of the process, I was very impressed how much they genuinely cared for the client's interest and success. Also in purchasing, after seeing over 100 houses (yes, seriously over 100 houses over 2 years) and 50 or so offers in this crazy (highly inflated and cash-driven) market, Peggy's team find the house that was better than what we wanted for my family, at last. I can't be more grateful for the patience and persistence the team has shown. I will be a life-long client and a friend. Highly recommended!

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