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John L. Scott Realtor® Marti Reeder Named “Best of Kent” for Ninth Time

Marti Reeder, a full-time, full-service Realtor® and managing broker with John L. Scott, was named “Best Real Estate Agent” by Kent Reporter readers in their 2017 “Best of Kent” contest. This is the ninth “Best of Kent” award for Reeder. In addition, Reeder was a finalist in the “Best of Covington – Maple Valley – Black Diamond” contest in the real estate agent category.

The honors come just months after Reeder was named to John L. Scott’s Chairman’s Circle for the third year in a row for her work in 2016. Also, last year Reeder was the top residential producer in the John L. Scott Covington-Kent-Maple Valley office. In the last few years, Reeder has sold an average of one home per week, and was the top producer in three out of four quarters for the office last year.

“This is such an interesting time for real estate, and I love helping people navigate this seller’s market, whether they are buying their dream home or selling an existing one to upgrade or move onto their next one,” Reeder said. “Being recognized for doing work I love is just icing on the cake! Thanks to everyone who voted for me. Your trust in me means the world.”

As a lifelong resident of King County, Reeder focuses on clients in the South King County communities of Kent, Covington, Maple Valley, Auburn, Black Diamond and Renton. As a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Reeder also dedicates her time and expertise to educating home buyers and sellers on the value of home ownership and ensuring that they understand the ever-changing real estate and mortgage industries, including new rules and regulations that may affect them. Reeder is the leader of Team Marti, a small staff that helps Reeder serve her clients 24/7, whether they are buying, selling or building a home.

For more information about Reeder or to talk to her about your real estate needs, visit MartiReeder.com or call 253-246-8938 (office) or 206-391-0388 (cell). You can also read testimonials about Reeder on Realtor.com and Zillow.

About Marti Reeder:

With 12 1/2 years as a Realtor® and more than 30 years of industry experience, Reeder is affiliated with the Covington-Kent-Maple Valley John L. Scott office. She is a full-time, full-service real estate broker, serving the South King County region. She has a background in mortgages, home inspections, construction and real estate. Reeder is also a Certified Residential Specialist, representing only 3% of the Realtor® population. As a CRS, Reeder is a dedicated professional working to ensure her clients receive exceptional service by tapping into her extensive training.

Reeder specializes in staging and marketing her listings as well as helping buyers, whether they are first-time homebuyers or are downsizing or upsizing their current homes. When not listing or selling homes, Reeder can be found blogging about real estate or playing with her grandchildren and is active in the Kent community. She is a member of the Kent and Covington Chambers of Commerce, Kent Downtown Partnership and Kent Kiwanis, and she supports a number of local nonprofits. Reeder is married to Merle Reeder, who was recently appointed to the position of commissioner to the Soos Creek Water & Sewer District. Learn more about Reeder at MartiReeder.com.

Thank You for ‘Best of Kent’ Votes & Contest Winner Named!

I have been fortunate to have been named “Best Real Estate Agent” by readers of the Kent Reporter eight times, and I was nominated again this year. Thank you to all of my friends and clients who took time to vote for me this spring. I hope I will be “Best of Kent” again this year. The winner will be announced this Friday. I’ll keep you posted! In the meantime, please know that I appreciate each and every one of you. I am grateful for your support.

And now for the big announcement…drumroll please…our contest winner, chosen at random from all those commented or shared my Facebook post, is Alisa Berkland. Alisa has won dinner for two at Paolo’s Italian Restaurant in Kent and movie tickets to Kent Station’s AMC Theatres, on me! Thanks for your vote, Alisa, and congrats!

~ Marti

Kent Realtor Marti Reeder: Thank you for your 'Best of Kent" votes!

Vote for me as “Best of Kent” and enter to win!

I am so honored to have been named “Best Real Estate Agent” in Kent eight times. I’d love to have your vote again this year! Just fill out the Kent Reporter’s 2017 “Best of Kent” ballot online, or a paper copy in the weekly Kent Reporter, and submit it before the 4PM, April 14 deadline. You’ll need to vote in at least half the categories for your vote to count, but that will be a fun way to choose your favorite Kent people, places and things.

As my thank you for taking the time to complete your ballot, if you share this post or comment “I voted for you,” I will enter your name into a drawing for dinner at Paolo’s Italian Restaurant and movie tickets from AMC Theatres at Kent Station. A fun night out on the town – compliments of Team Marti! Just click on one of the share buttons below

Thanks, as always, for your support!

~ Marti

Kent Realtor® Marti Reeder Named to John L. Scott’s Chairman’s Circle for 2016

Marti Reeder, John L. Scott, Kent-CovingtonMarti Reeder, Realtor® and Managing Broker with John L. Scott’s Covington-Kent-Maple Valley office, is excited to announce she has earned the Chairman’s Circle Award for 2016, her third year in a row for the honor. Previously, Reeder won other President’s awards from John L. Scott, and in 2016, Reeder was the top residential producer in her office, selling an average of one home per week. She was also the top producer in three out of four quarters last year.

“I would like to congratulate our John L. Scott award recipients for their continued dedication to providing the highest quality service to their clients. Their professionalism and hard work are exemplified by their success,” said J. Lennox Scott of the 2016 winners.

In addition to this prestigious award, Reeder:

  • Was voted “Best Real Estate Agent” in Kent for the eighth year
  • Was voted “Best Real Estate Agent” in Covington for the first time
  • Earned her Managing Broker’s license

Along with these achievements, Reeder’s transaction lead Valerie Mays earned her real estate agent’s license, so she is now also a showing agent, and Reeder hired a transaction coordinator, Elaine Kahns, to complement the efforts of the team. Team Marti outgrew its office space in Covington, so Reeder has opened a separate office in Kent but is still a part of the John L. Scott family.

“Whether they are buying or selling a home, my team and I always put our clients’ needs first, so it is an honor to be recognized for our hard work by John L. Scott,” Reeder said. “Home ownership has a positive impact on the stability of our communities while contributing to the local economy, and that’s great for all of us.”

As a lifelong resident of King County, Reeder works with clients throughout the greater Seattle area, with a concentration in the South King County communities of Kent, Covington, Maple Valley, Auburn, Black Diamond, Federal Way and Renton. As a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Reeder also dedicates her time and expertise to educating home buyers and sellers on the value of home ownership and ensuring that they understand the ever-changing real estate and mortgage industries, including new rules and regulations that may affect them.

For more information about Reeder, visit MartiReeder.com or call 253-246-8938 (office) or 206-391-0388 (cell). You can also read testimonials on Realtor.com and Zillow.

About Marti Reeder:

With over 12 years as a Realtor® and more than 30 years of industry experience, Reeder works out of the Covington-Kent-Maple Valley John L. Scott office. She is a full-time, full-service real estate broker, serving Washington’s sixth largest city, Kent, and surrounding communities. She has a wide range of experience in mortgages, home inspections, construction and real estate. In 2015 and 2016, Reeder helped nearly 100 families buy or sell homes. Reeder is also a Certified Residential Specialist, representing only 3% of the Realtor® population. As a CRS, Reeder is a dedicated professional working to ensure her clients receive exceptional service by tapping into her extensive training.

Reeder also specializes in staging and marketing her listings as well as helping buyers, whether they are first-time homebuyers or are downsizing or upsizing their current homes. When not helping clients buy or list homes, Reeder can be found blogging about real estate or playing with her grandchildren and is active in the Kent community. She is a member of the Kent and Covington Chambers of Commerce, Kent Downtown Partnership and Kent Kiwanis, and she supports many local nonprofits with donations following each home sale. Learn more about Reeder at MartiReeder.com.

Kent Realtor Marti Reeder Becomes Managing Broker and Wins 2 “Best Real Estate Agent” Awards

Marti Reeder, Realtor® for John L. Scott’s Covington-Kent-Maple Valley office, has earned her managing broker’s license, allowing her to expand her real estate team to better serve the local community. Earning her license involved a significant amount of additional education as well as passing a difficult two-phase test.

Kent Realtor® Marti Reeder Becomes Managing Broker and Wins 2 “Best Real Estate Agent” AwardsThis achievement comes just months after Reeder was named the Top Producer in her office for 2015 and earning the Chairman’s Circle Award, one of John L. Scott’s top honors, for her top grossing real estate sales in 2015. So far, in 2016, Reeder’s stellar track record continues in this hot South King County real estate market. She is the top producer in her office for the first quarter of 2016.

“This is such an exciting time to be involved in the local real estate market, and I love being a part of it,” Reeder said. “As real estate regulations continue to change, it was important to earn my managing broker’s license, so that I could expand my team to including marketing and transaction assistants and other Realtors® to assist me in buying and selling Kent area homes. I couldn’t do this without ‘Team Marti’!”

In addition, Reeder was named “Best of Kent Real Estate Agent” for the eighth time in the Kent Reporter’s 2016 “Best of Kent” contest, and “Best Real Estate Agent” by the Covington-Maple Valley-Black Diamond Reporter.

“Whether they are buying or selling a home, I work hard for my clients to give them my full attention 24/7,” Reeder said. “I am so proud that my clients and the community recognize that dedication and have chosen to honor me with these wonderful awards.”

As a lifelong resident of King County, Reeder focuses on clients in the South King County communities of Kent, Covington, Maple Valley, Auburn, Black Diamond and Renton. As a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Reeder also dedicates her time and expertise to educating home buyers and sellers on the value of home ownership and ensuring that they understand the ever-changing real estate and mortgage industries, including new rules and regulations that may affect them.

For more information about Reeder or to talk to her about your real estate needs, visit MartiReeder.com or call 253-859-8500 (office) or 206-391-0388 (cell). You can also read testimonials on Realtor.com and Zillow.

About Marti Reeder:

With 11 years as a Realtor® and more than 30 years of industry experience, Reeder works out of the Covington-Kent-Maple Valley John L. Scott office. She is a full-time, full-service real estate broker, serving the South Puget Sound region. She has a wide range of experience in mortgages, home inspections, construction and real estate. In 2015, Reeder helped 58 families buy or sell homes. Reeder is also a Certified Residential Specialist, representing only 3% of the Realtor® population. As a CRS, Reeder is a dedicated professional working to ensure her clients receive exceptional service by tapping into her extensive training.

Reeder also specializes in staging and marketing her listings as well as helping buyers, whether they are first-time homebuyers or are downsizing or upsizing their current homes. When not listing or selling homes, Reeder can be found blogging about real estate or playing with her grandbaby and is active in the Kent community. She is a member of the Kent and Covington Chambers of Commerce, Kent Downtown Partnership and Kent Kiwanis. Learn more about Reeder at MartiReeder.com.

 

Vote for Your Favorite Kent Realtor by April 15!

BOK Voting

Kent friends, it is time to name your favorite people, places and things in the Kent Reporter’s “Best of Kent 2016” contest!

I am grateful to have won the “Best of Kent Realtor” award 7 times, and I’d love to have your vote this year too. Just click the link below to go to the ballot page, and click on the Realtor category to vote for me. Voting ends at 4 p.m. on Fri., Apr. 15.

VOTE NOW

Thanks bunches – you’re the BEST!

~ Marti Reeder

 

Kent Realtor® Marti Reeder Wins John L. Scott Chairman’s Circle Award, Named Top Producer for 2015

Marti Reeder, Realtor® and Broker for John L. Scott’s Covington-Kent-Maple Valley office, is excited to announce that she was the Top Producer in her office for 2015, and she earned one of John L. Scott’s highest honors – the Chairman’s Circle Award – for her top grossing real estate sales in 2015.

2015 Chairmans Circle black“I would like to thank and congratulate our John L. Scott award recipients for the role they played in helping their valued clients achieve the American Dream of home ownership.” — J. Lennox Scott, Chairman and CEO, of John L. Scott, said in an announcement about the 2015 award winners.

Last year, Reeder also received the Chairman’s Circle honor for a productive and profitable 2014, and has earned a president’s award from John L. Scott every year since 2007. The awards signify that Reeder is a top Realtor® for John L. Scott and that she has worked tirelessly to help her Kent area clients successfully buy and sell their homes.

The latest John L. Scott awards join a collection of other remarkable honors Reeder has received throughout her real estate career, including being voted “Best Real Estate Agent” by readers in the Kent Reporter’s annual “Best of Kent” contest. Reeder has been named “Best of Kent” seven times, in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. Reeder has also been named a “Five Star Real Estate Agent – Best in Client Satisfaction” by Seattle Magazine four times.

Marti FB profile pic“Since the economy has bounced back from the recession, the real estate market has become very competitive with many buyers but not enough sellers. I am grateful that buyers and sellers in Kent and its surrounding communities have turned to me to help them navigate this hot real estate market,” Reeder said.

“Being able to help families and individuals in our community to purchase their own homes is very rewarding, and I’m happy to say their home purchases have a direct impact on our local economy,” added Reeder. “I am grateful that I have had the opportunity to help so many. To be recognized by my company as a top producer is an added bonus. I love my job!”

As a lifelong resident of King County, Reeder works with clients throughout the greater Seattle area, with a concentration in the South King County communities of Kent, Covington, Maple Valley, Auburn, Black Diamond and Renton. As a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Reeder also dedicates her time and expertise to educating home buyers and sellers on the value of home ownership and ensuring that they understand the ever-changing real estate and mortgage industries, including new rules and regulations that may affect them.

For more information about Reeder or to talk to her about your real estate needs, visit MartiReeder.com or call 253-859-8500 (office) or 206-391-0388 (cell). You can also read testimonials on Realtor.com and Zillow.

About Marti Reeder:

With 11 years as a Realtor® and more than 30 years of industry experience, Reeder works out of the Covington-Kent-Maple Valley John L. Scott office. She is a full-time, full-service real estate broker, serving the South Puget Sound region. She has a wide range of experience in mortgages, home inspections, construction and real estate. In 2014, Reeder helped 35 families buy or sell homes. Reeder is also a Certified Residential Specialist, representing only 3% of the Realtor® population. As a CRS, Reeder is a dedicated professional working to ensure her clients receive exceptional service by tapping into her extensive training.

Reeder also specializes in staging and marketing her listings as well as helping buyers, whether they are first-time homebuyers or are downsizing or upsizing their current homes. When not listing or selling homes, Reeder can be found blogging about real estate or playing with her new grandbaby and is active in the Kent community. She is a member of the Kent and Covington Chambers of Commerce, Kent Downtown Partnership and Kent Kiwanis. Learn more about Reeder at MartiReeder.com.

 

2015 Best of Kent: “Best Real Estate Agent” in Kent

BOK_15_logo_clr_winnerLate last week I learned that I won the 2015 “Best of Kent” award for “Best Real Estate Agent” by readers of the Kent Reporter. I am SO excited and honored to have won this community award for the seventh time. Previously, I’d won the award  in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012, 2013 and 2014.

I truly love the Kent community, and am grateful for the opportunity to help families’ dreams come true each and every day. I am also honored to be among the “Best in Kent,” many of whom are favorites of mine too! Thanks for choosing me as the “Best Real Estate Agent” in the place we call home!

~ Marti

It’s time to vote for the Best of Kent 2015!

Marti Reeder, John L. Scott, Kent-CovingtonIt’s spring time and that means it’s time to vote for your favorite people, places and things in the Kent Reporter’s 2015 “Best of Kent “contest. Have a favorite community volunteer, breakfast spot or real estate agent? Now’s your chance to tell Kent about them.

Click here, register (it’s free!) and choose your favorites, but do it soon. Voting ends Fri., April 17.

For six out of the last seven years, I’ve been honored to be named Kent’s favorite real estate agent, including the last three years in a row. I’d love to have your vote again this year. Your vote means a lot to me. Thank you!

~ Marti Reeder
“Best of Kent” 2008-2010 and 2012-2014

John L. Scott Realtor Marti Reeder Celebrates 10 Years in the Business & Other Accolades

Realtor Marti Reeder celebrates 10 years in the business and other accolades.in the Marti Reeder, Realtor®, Broker, CRS for John L. Scott in Kent-Covington celebrated 10 years as a Realtor® on October 16. Reeder also recently learned that she has been named a “Five Star Real Estate Agent” by Seattle Magazine in 2014 for the fourth time, and she is on track for making John L. Scott’s President’s Circle this year as the top agent in her office.

These most recent accolades are in addition to being voted “Best of Kent” this spring by readers of the Kent Reporter for six years, including 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014. At the beginning of the year, Reeder received John L. Scott’s President’s Elite Award, one of the real estate agency’s top honors, for 2013 for being a top producer. Reeder has earned a president’s award every year since 2007.

“I love working with home buyers and sellers and helping them through what can be a very emotional and complicated process,” Reeder said. “Though I’ve been doing this for 10 years now, the business is always changing, so I try to stay on top of the regulatory changes and market shifts.”

When Reeder isn’t helping clients buy and sell homes, she serves as the vice president of the South King County Women’s Council of Realtors for 2014. The council focuses on connecting real estate agents with each other for personal and professional growth and to provide their clients with outstanding service. She is also a member of the Kent Downtown Partnership and the Kent Chamber of Commerce.

As a lifelong resident of King County, Reeder works with clients throughout the greater Seattle area, with a focus on South King County and the South Sound. She also focuses on educating home buyers and sellers on the value of home ownership and ensuring that they understand changes in the real estate and mortgage industries and how they are personally impacted.

For more information about Reeder, visit http://www.marti-realtor.com or call 253-859-8500 (office) or 206-391-0388 (cell). You can also read testimonials on Linked In, Zillow, Stik and Trulia, and click here to view her latest listings at http://johnlscott.com/martireeder.