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Sold a Single Family home in 2015 in Indian Springs, AL.
Fred helped us sell our townhome when we left Birmingham less than a year ago, and is now helping us with a home in Birmingham for our return to the area. When we told Fred what we were looking for, he quickly pointed us towards several good candidates and was good enough to show us the top homes on the weekend. In just two weekend trips back up to Birmingham from Florida, Fred helped us find the perfect home at the right price point, and stepped in to make sure we make an attractive offer.
If we ever sell again, we will definitely be using Fred and his team.
Fred is the best, don't buy or sell a property without him! He and his group go above and beyond in making the process easy. I have used Fred to buy and sell multiple properties and have had great results each time.
Bought a Single Family home in 2013 for approximately $325K in Vestavia, AL.
Despite restrictions upon my wife and I's scheduled visit to Birmingham, Fred Smith was extremely helpful in assisting us "soup to nuts" (i.e. from finding the house through the closing). He was attentive in addressing our needs and listened to all of our home purchase goals during the process. As new residents to Greater Birmingham, we could not have been more lucky and satisfied than working with the Fred Smith Group.
Sold a Single Family home in 2013 for approximately $125K in Irondale, AL.
We were so happy with Fred. He was our 3rd realtor in trying to sell our house. He followed through with every marketing strategy he promised (previous 2 had not) and sold our house! When we go to buy our next house, we will definitely use Fred!
Bought a Single Family home in 2012 for approximately $150K in Birmingham, AL.
Fred Smith was a great person to work with and he was always there for us when we needed him. Fred was able to find us a great home and at a great price. He was extremely helpful throughout the entire process and I would definitely recommend him to my family and friends.
Further, his staff was extremely helpful and could not have been any nicer during our time finding a home.
Fred and his team recently spent a few months with my family to help us purchase a new home. We thoroughly enjoyed working with Fred and his entire group. They did a wonderful job of communicating with each other as team members and with us, and they were always willing to rearrange their schedules to meet with us on the spur of the moment or for a last minute showing. Each team member is professional, efficient, and knowledgeable about the Birmingham real estate and market. With each showing, they were able to point out ideas us determine why each particular house might or might not be a good fit for our family. The Fred Smith Group has good working relationships with other realtors in town. They were able to recommend people and businesses necessary to assist us in the closing process and helped make sure home insurance, home warranty, etc were all in the place in a timely manner. Throughout this process, we have come to know Fred and each of his team members as friends in addition to our professional relationship. Since our closing, Fred and his team have kept in touch and we have used the resource page on their website for home improvement. We have already begun to highly recommended The Fred Smith Group to our family and friends and will continue to do so in the future.
Bought a Single Family home in 2012 for approximately $200K in Hoover, AL.
We have now purchsed two houses with Fred's help. His entire team did a fantastic job from first contact until closing. They are always available and aware of the entire process. Fred knows the market well. He worked with us to find exactly the house we were looking for at a good price.
Sold a Single Family home in 2012 for approximately $175K in Birmingham, AL.
Fred helped us sell our old home and buy our current one. You won't find a more knowledgable agent in this town. His staff provides support and helps you through paperwork and all the details. Fred is the only agent I recommend.
Sold a Single Family home in 2011 for approximately $250K in Birmingham, AL.
We met Fred 12 years before this listing when he showed us a house and thought the world of his knowledge of homes in the area. Fred was really great throughout the entire process. He did a great job making a solid recommendation for the right listing price based upon market knowledge and comparibles. Fred had a great web presence and drove potential buyers to our home with his staging and listing skills. He brought the right buyers to the table who love their new home and we were able to sell it at a fair price that was right at our goal. Furthermore, Fred did a great job through some pretty tough moments with sage advice and/or valuable answers.
Bought a Single Family home in 2011 for approximately $250K in Mountain Brk, AL.
Fred was amazing. Great working with him. He helped my wife and I find our first home. He showed us a lot of great homes and helped us work through the long process of buying a bank foreclosed house. I would strongly recommend him for his market knowledge and responsiveness. Thank you Fred!