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Mark Z

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159 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Associate Broker (13 years experience)

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Short-Sale,
Property Management

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I work with Sandy Rayden and she was knowledgeable a great person to work with, she was great and am happy that she was on my side. She returned my calls in a timely manner and made my buying experience stress free. I 100 percent recommend her and her team at Mark Z.

  

09/02/2015 - Jon B1
Bought a Single Family home in 2015 in West Bloomfield, MI.
Primary point of contact: Sandy Rayden

I work with Sandy Rayden and she was knowledgeable a great person to work with, she was great and am happy that she was on my side. She returned my calls in a timely manner and made my buying experience stress free. I 100 percent recommend her and her team at Mark Z.

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09/01/2015 - zuser20140423140729252
Sold a Single Family home in 2015 in Waterford, MI.
Primary point of contact: Kirk Weber

Took only 4 days to get more than By Owner asking price. Kirk Weber did a great job in negotiating, and Jillian kept the ball rolling right thru closing early. Thanks, Tim T

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08/28/2015 - alicia lingenfelter
Listed, but didn't sell my Single Family home in 2014 in Commerce Twp, MI.

I waited quite some time to write this because I believe in forgiveness, but I do not want other innocent, hard working families to experience what we did last year. In a brief nutshell, besides inconsistency on how to list our house (our seller agent said one thing - our buying agent said another and then changed the listing), lack of responsiveness when emailing "my team" about issues from our showings (people touching our personal things, a sink being dismantled and left that way- no joke) - what took the cake was our "agent" that worked for the Z Team signing our name to an offer we did not authorize - twice! We learned of it on the 7th day when we were told we had to sign to release it or owed the deposit, we said "what deposit?" We did not agree to the terms. After rounds of emails and texts, and a meeting with the office broker, who turned out to be - you know -I will refrain from commenting on that but will say, unpleasant - my husband and I were done with the ordeal. Did not wish to pursue the unethical act any further because it brought unwarranted stress into our home. It was a horrible experience and while the response to this post will likely say "we fired the agent that did this wrong-doing" - trust me - he did not act alone and if so, shame on the management for not taking care of their clients.

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Response from Mark on 09/01/2015

Alicia, I understand your frustration. As you were already made aware the agent that represented you was let go from our Keller Williams office the same day you notified us. We called and told you this. Unfortunately Realtors are independent contractors. He did in fact act alone and you were aware of this as well. We pride ourselves on customer service as evidenced by the 200+ positive reviews. Unfortunately there are times when an employee takes the ball and runs down the wrong path. We feel by immediately terminating his employment with our company, we have continued to demonstrate our desire to be the best at what we do.

 

  

08/08/2015 - chrisletner
Bought a Single Family home in 2015 in Flat Rock, MI.
Primary point of contact: Sandy Raden

Sandy Raden is hands down, the most amazing realtor in the business! She is extremely knowledgeable; yet personable. From our very first correspondence with Sandy, my husband and I realized that we didn't just have a "realtor", we had an expert advocating on our behalf. The sale of our previous home (also sold by a wonderful Mark Z realtor, Mark Prinz), required that we be out of the home in approximately 34 days when I first spoke with Sandy. She got right to work. Her associate, Robin Ellison; and took us to over 18 homes, in two cities in complete opposite directions over the weekend (which was our only time available). Even though it was hectic; it was actually fun...Robin was hilarious, yet very knowledgeable and professional. On our second day, we found our dream house. However, the purchase was wrought with conditions that were not standard in the industry; and endless obstacles getting to the closing table. Sandy, and our closing coordinator, Jillian Cramer, worked to make the process as seamless as possible for my husband and I. Every obstacle that came our way, whether it was an issue with the mortgage company requiring endless paperwork, or the buyers of our (now previous) home running into their own obstacles with their mortgage company, Sandy took care of everything. Our new home truly is our dream home. I honestly believe that without Sandy, we would have lost this home. She kept in contact with us every single day. If we had any concerns, she was available all day and evening. I don't ever see us moving; but if we do, we will only call Sandy, and the Mark Z team. I would recommend them to everybody. I can't thank Sandy enough for everything she did for us. She started out as a realtor; but I happily consider her a friend now.

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08/03/2015 - dadrumbum59
Bought a Single Family home in 2015 in White Lake, MI.
Primary point of contact: Jay Harrison

Jay helped me exponentially in my home buying experience. I had very specific taste and a even more specific budget to keep in mind. We looked off and on spanning 3 years and Jay never expressed impatience with my continued looking. In fact, every time I sent him a list, he would typically be able to show the next day or even that night! A great agent to work with.

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07/31/2015 - user3957370
Sold a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $375K in Farmington Hills, MI.
Primary point of contact: Jay Harrison

Jay Harrison is the Best. We had a wide area we were looking in. He was very knowledgeable about the whole area. Homes are selling quickly. I could contact him and with homes that just listed and he would get us in same day or next. He's been in the business a long time. He is very patient and helped us through process. We would definitely recommend him.

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07/31/2015 - danandrach
Sold a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $150K in Grand Blanc, MI.
Primary point of contact: Jay Harrison

Sold a home using Mark Z. Top notch with everything . Kept me notified with up to date status of the sale. Jay Harrison , agent from Mark Z is outstanding. His knowledge and drive is enormous ! Will definitely use them again !

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07/20/2015 - forthjoyce
Bought a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $150K in Macomb, MI.
Primary point of contact: Sandy Radan

Sandy Radan was very helpful. Her and her team went above and beyond to help me and my family find a new home. The closing team was very helpful and helped us close on our home quickly and efficiently

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06/18/2015 - mnarappa
Bought a Single Family home in 2015 for approximately $425K in Novi, MI.
Primary point of contact: Jay Harrison

Jay Harrison from Mark Z's team has helped me buy my house in Novi. Jay is very knowledgeable and also very helpful. I always got a response within 5 minutes of me texting him at any time of the day with any questions or concerns. One of the best qualities I liked about Jay is when he showed us the house he tells all the positives and negatives of that house and lets us decide on it. He newer rushed us into making a decision. He always had our best interest in mind. Jay is also very resourceful. He went above and beyond to help us during that time. If I have to buy another house Jay will be my first choice. I will definitely recommend him to my family and friends. I truly enjoyed working with him.

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06/15/2015 - appusethu
Bought a home in 2015 in Novi, MI 48374.
Primary point of contact: Jay Harrison

Jay Harrison from Mark Z team helped us in purchasing a new home. We were thoroughly impressed by his knowledge of the local real estate and by his professionalism and attention to details in all the aspects of buying a home. Being a first time homebuyer, he put us through ease by being proactive in taking care of the complicated items and essentially doing the heavy lifting. Jay is quite straightforward, honest and does not sugar coat things just to buy a house. He went through positives and negatives of the homes we visit and gave us enough space to make our own decisions. Jay checked with us on regular basis and punctual at all times. Jay is responsive in returning calls/text/email anytime of the day including weekends. Once, in spite of his family emergency, he made sure that our needs were addressed; this speaks of his professionalism and client commitment. He continues to deal with us post closing to make sure we complete all the formality. He provides valuable ideas on cost savings on home projects. Simply put, Jay went above and beyond our expectations and we felt comfortable and safe working with him. He is top notch real estate agent and I highly recommend him if anyone is in the market looking for a home.

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