Leanne Paynter, Broker-Associate, GRI, e-PRO
Leanne's extensive marketing know-how, negotiating skills, knowledge of the local real estate market, and genuine honest concern for her customer's best interests will be your best asset when it's time to sell or find a new place to call home. As a real estate professional, she regularly goes the extra mile for her customers and her experience allows her to handle every phase of the transaction smoothly and efficiently.
Leanne’s real estate career began in 1986 when she earned her license while living in New Jersey. In 1988 she earned her Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) designation. A strong believer in continuing education in order to better serve her expanding customer base, she has attended many state and national conventions over the years, always taking advantage of the various informative seminars offered during them. A resident of Florida since 1990, Leanne is also a graduate of Florida Atlantic University (F.A.U.). In 2001, she satisfied all requirements of certification in order to obtain the e-PRO Certified Internet Professional certification awarded by the National Association of Realtors (N.A.R.), thereby recognizing her as a leader in the practice of online Real Estate.
Leanne's comprehensive marketing plan is enhanced by her extensive use of the Internet to expose the homes she markets to the greatest number of prospective buyers. According to the National Association of Realtors (N.A.R.), at least 70% of homebuyers start their home search on the Internet. If you want your property to be properly marketed and displayed on multiple local and national websites, then Leanne is your broker of choice! She knows how to market your home on the MLS professionally so that you get maximum results. As an environmentally aware person, Leanne is also an Eco-Friendly Agent. Not sure what that means? Click on the link to find out more!
Leanne specializes in residential home sales and is a member of the following organizations:
Florida Association of Realtors National Association of Realtors
Why choose an e-PRO Real Estate Agent?
e-PRO certification is the mark of an Internet savvy REALTOR®. e-PRO's are familiar with marketing to a global audience via the Internet. Only members of the National Association of REALTORS® can become e-PRO's after taking an online course that takes an average of 20 hours to complete and is designed to ensure the candidate's comprehension of the subject matter.
Is your real estate agent a REALTOR® and why should you care?
Most people believe that the terms "real estate agent" and "Realtor" can be used interchangeably. However, they do not carry equal significance to buyers and sellers. The term REALTOR® is a Registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® (N.A.R.) and subscribes to it's strict Code of Ethics. Since 1908 the N.A.R. has been working toward improving the benefits of home ownership.
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Location & Weather
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Shopping & Dining
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Quality of Life
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Serving the South Florida real estate market & specialize in Broward County real estate including Fort Lauderdale, Plantation, Davie, Weston, Sunrise, Cooper City, Southwest Ranches & Pembroke Pines.