Whether you’re selling, buying, or renting in Tuggeranong, securing the best property at the best price is key. A great real estate agent can help you do exactly that. They have sound market knowledge of Tuggeranong and know the best options for your needs and price bracket.
An experienced real estate agent will also help you navigate what’s required, efficiently and effectively. They know the legislation and the ins and outs of finalising a real estate transaction.
In this article, we’ll outline the qualities to consider when choosing a real estate agent in Tuggeranong, and share where to find the best in Canberra.
What makes a great real estate agent?
Choosing the right real estate agent can help you fast-track buying or selling and take the stress out of what can already be an emotional experience.
It can be helpful to keep the following in mind when choosing a real estate agent in Tuggeranong:
- Qualified. It’s still essential to check that your real estate agent is fully qualified and licensed. This will give you peace of mind that they have what it takes to achieve the best possible outcome for you.
- Market knowledge. You’ll want a real estate agent who knows the current market. Look for an agent who has been in Tuggeranong for some time and who is happy to share their in-depth knowledge of the market.
- Professional approach. The best real estate agents are professional, approachable, punctual and well presented. You’ll need to feel comfortable working with them.
- Client service. Choose a real estate agent who makes you their No. 1 priority. While all agents have more than one client on their books, that shouldn’t affect your level of service.
- Hard working. Experienced real estate agents in Tuggeranong are hard working. This means they’ll do whatever they can to sell your property or find one you want to buy.
The best real estate agents in Tuggeranong
Riotact’s editorial team has combed through 20 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended agents according to you.
To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each agent needs to have consistently received positive feedback on Riotact and Facebook as well as maintained a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.
For more than a decade, the professional, reliable team at McIntyre Property has delivered outstanding service and incredible results to renters, sellers and buyers, including through its office in Greenway, the heart of Tuggeranong.
The real estate agents at McIntyre Property know the Tuggeranong, Belconnen and Jerrabomberra markets in-depth and specialise in quality customer service. They also service the rest of Canberra and surrounds.
Free market appraisals are available for those thinking of selling in Tuggeranong, with agents working hard to secure the best possible price. Buyers are well supported to find a quality Tuggeranong property. Those looking to rent will find a range of homes in Tuggeranong on McIntyre Property’s books.
McIntyre Property has won multiple awards for its real estate services. Giving back to community, is a main focus of McIntyre Property.
On Google, Pat McCauley summarised McIntyre’s services in two words, “Great company.”
Whether renting, buying, selling, or looking for a property manager, the skilled team at Independent Property Group in Tuggeranong is ready to help. The team doesn’t make promises lightly. They stick to their word, do exactly what they say they will, and always put clients first.
Independent Tuggeranong ensures clients are better educated, informed and ultimately, better served. That includes helping those who are buying off the plan negotiate the stages involved. Every bit of property is made possible with Independent.
The agency works hard to give back to the local community and charity organisations.
As Meredith Pettett wrote on Google, "What a professional, client-focused company. They take care of everything – the full lifecycle of selling your property – from first contact, through to support for moving following the sale. They made it a very easy process".
One Agency Sandy Morris is a boutique real estate operation providing exceptional service in residential sales and property management. Family owned and run, the agency delivers great value to clients through honest, accurate and insightful advice on price, property improvement and styling. Located in Kambah, all agents and property managers understand the Tuggeranong market.
Brian Aguis wrote on Google, “Sandy and her team are a skilled and terrific agency to deal with. Sandy was approachable, friendly and always contactable …”
McCann Properties is in the business of exceeding expectations for buyers, sellers and renters. Located in Tuggeranong, the team has deep knowledge of real estate in the area. Principal Mark McCann leads a strong team dedicated to making real estate transactions rewarding.
On Google, Mike Doering wrote, “Selling our property through Mark McCann was one of the best decisions we have ever made. Mark and his excellent team provided guidance and support throughout the home selling process …”
The team behind LJ Hooker Tuggeranong knows the real estate market through and though. Located in South Point, the team supports buyers, sellers and renters. LJ Hooker Tuggeranong is driven by passion, persistence, integrity and innovation. Their in-depth knowledge of Tuggeranong real estate enables them to provide quality service.
Shirley Clemow wrote on Google, “Andrew and Sally were the ultimate professionals. They went out of their way to make sure the whole process was as trouble free as it could be.”
Verv Property, a progressive real estate agency, helps people thrive through real estate. With more than 30 years’ experience, Verv Property offers unbiased advice and support to buyers, sellers and investors interested in Tuggeranong. The team knows the area in-depth having listed and sold multiple Tuggeranong properties.
On Google, Alfred Wilkinson wrote, “Selling our home presented a rollercoaster of emotions from the start of the process to the excitement and relief on sale day. Thankfully Jason from VERV Property was with me and my partner every step of the way.”
If you’re looking for more information on real estate in Canberra, you might like our articles on the best agents in Canberra, Woden, South Canberra, Belconnen, Gungahlin and North Canberra. You might also like our articlse on the best property managers, best commercial real estate agents and the best mortgage brokers Canberra has to offer.
If you’re researching more into Tuggeranong looking to make the move, our suburb profile might help you see Greenway differently. And if you’re looking to buy, check out our article on new developments in Tuggeranong.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How do real estate agents work?
All agents have systems and processes in place to conduct their work. The best have great information technology systems that they use to provide top-quality service. Ask potential agents to explain how they work so you know up front what you can expect. This includes how they’ll communicate with you, and how often.
How do I select a real estate agent?
Research the websites of real estate agencies for their services and experience. Then meet a few agents to have a chat. That way, you’ll determine whether you can work together and whether the agent is friendly, approachable and transparent. Also ask about their sales record and their process for working with clients.
How can I test an agent's market knowledge?
You can ask potential real estate agents for written information to test their market knowledge of Canberra. They should be able to provide information for different areas of the capital, including listings, sales, demographics, schools, transport, amenities and growth. They should be able to discuss the pros and cons of different areas of Canberra.
How much commission do real estate agents charge?
This varies from one real estate agency to another, so it’s best to discuss fees and charges with agents before you sign one up.
Should I ask for references from recent clients?
It’s a good idea to ask for references from recent clients. High-performing, confident agents will happily provide you with written testimonials or phone numbers for recent clients.