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Tara Downing

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6 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Licensed Associate Broker (7 years experience)

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Relocation,
Consulting

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Tara was excellent. Very professional and knowledgeable. I was looking for a condo and had no knowledge of how to go about it. She was very informative and walked me through the entire process. I would recommend her to anyone.

  

07/16/2015 - gails47
Bought a Apartment home in 2015 in Mineola, NY.

Tara was excellent. Very professional and knowledgeable. I was looking for a condo and had no knowledge of how to go about it. She was very informative and walked me through the entire process. I would recommend her to anyone.

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01/20/2015 - ranchea
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 in Westbury, NY.

My wife and I heard of Tara through my brother in law who successfully purchased his first home by using her services. For some of you out there, just like my wife and I, this process will give you a lot of uncertainty because you just do not know where to start. Do I search on my own or do I fully engage a Real Estate agent? My wife and I spent numerous months trying to do it on our own and browse through pictures and Open Houses. At the end of the day, you still need that expert advise of someone who can give you ideas of what to do with a home and who will be comforting enough to make you feel like there is a light at the end of the tunnel. This market is tough and Tara was the right person for the job. Even when we started to lose hope, she maintain her optimistic personality and re-assured us that we would find a home we could call our own. I am happy to report that Tara helped us find the home where my wife, my children and I will create family memories. After all of this time, she made our dreams come true. I am sure most Real Estate agents can help you find a home, but not many have the aptitude and that friendly approach that makes you feel that they have your best interest at heart. I fully recommend Tara and wish you all good luck.

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09/11/2014 - nydrummer429
Bought a Cooperative home in 2014 for approximately $525K in Mineola, NY.

I can't begin to tell you how incredible it was to work with Tara on my co-op purchase that she was a broker for. I was interested in a co-op in a specific complex, but Tara took the time on multiple days to show me close to 10 different available units. She was very knowledgeable of the complex and the process to purchasing a unit there. She was extremely helpful, experienced, professional, friendly, reliable, always returned calls in a more than reasonable amount of time and was there every step of the way, from the first day we met, all the way to closing. There were some stumbling blocks in dealing with my bank where her support and assistance in dealing with them was invaluable. She coordinated with my attorney and always kept the lines of communication open.

I HIGHLY recommend Tara Downing and based on my experience with her. This was my first experience buying a home and while my bank gave me an awful taste in my mouth on my first purchase, working with Tara made things so much better and would absolutely love to do business with her again. You won't find a better broker to work with.

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09/09/2014 - lily linlin2
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $525K in Mineola, NY.

This is my first time buying a house of my own. Tara Downing really helps me out. As a mother, she knows what is most important for a family and a house. Tara is always the first one feed back to me. She has very good comprehension and negotiation skills in dealing with the owners, buyers and other agents. She can answer all my questions about schools, renovation materials, gas / electricity / oil suppliers contacts. She shows great enthusiasm and loyalty to her job. She is a reliable agent. I recommend her to all my friends because I think she is my best choice.

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08/30/2014 - jvanb7
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $650K in Westbury, NY.

Complete professional, very organized, very knowledgeable, anticipated and resolved issues as they arose. Walked us through the entire process of selling our house. She responded quickly to our calls, was always available when needed. She went above and beyond. I highly recommend her.

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11/02/2013 - user2817813
Bought a home in 2013.

Tara was great to work with. She was patient and gave great ideas while we were searching for our home. Answers and emails text messages voicemails quickly. I have been recommending her to all my friends and family.

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10/02/2013 - user1095947
Sold a home in 2013.

I had a wonderful experience working with Tara. She was extremely professional and always available. I would highly recommend Tara for all of you real estate needs. You won't be disappointed.

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08/15/2013 - tommyd79
Bought a Single Family home in 2013 for approximately $525K in Greenlawn, NY.

My wife and I have worked with Tara for 7 months right up until the time when we closed on our new house. We found Tara to be a great asset in the sometimes overwhelming process of finding a new home. She took time almost every weekend to show us houses all over Long Island, not once saying that she was too busy or couldn't be bothered. She highlighted potential issues that we should be aware of and provided us with insight that only a great real estate professional could. The thing I liked best about Tara was her constant communication; I never had to wait long to hear from her on any question that I had. Overall, Tara is not only a great real estate agent but an even better person.

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10/02/2012 - user0593809
Bought a home in 2012.

We were looking for a co-op for our son & had been working with a different R/E agent for 2 months with no success. I called Tara on a Thursday, she had appointments set up for us on Saturday, and on Sunday we had an agreement. She knew the Mineola area very well and kept us informed along the way. We closed within 6 weeks and were very satisfied with her responsiveness; I would highly recommend her!

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09/21/2012 - user875165
Sold a Single Family home in 2012 for approximately $675K in Mineola, NY.

The house we sold was my mother's home for 45 years. Tara made my mother feel comfortable and at ease through the entire process. Tara would even spend time after a showing to just sit and talk with her. Tara stayed on top of everything from start to finish. I live out of state and never once felt like I didn't know what was going on. She kept me informed and current with everthing. She handled the showings, the offers, the dealings back and forth. The entire process from listing to the closing was seamless and without any issues.

I would highly recommend Tara if you are in the market to buy or sell your home.

Chritopher Saccardo

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