Are you ready to buy your first home but you're not sure how much you can afford? Maybe... you've outgrown your current home and you're ready to sell and find a home that will fit your growing family's needs. Or are your kids grown and moved out and now you have more home than you need so it's time to downsize? Maybe... you're relocating to Utah or the Salt Lake City area and you need help...
Are you ready to buy your first home but you're not sure how much you can afford? Maybe... you've outgrown your current home and you're ready to sell and find a home that will fit your growing family's needs. Or are your kids grown and moved out and now you have more home than you need so it's time to downsize? Maybe... you're relocating to Utah or the Salt Lake City area and you need help finding the neighborhood you want to call home. No matter what phase of life you're in, if it's... Buying your first home. Selling your home to buy a new home for your growing family or selling to downsize. Or relocating to Utah or the Salt Lake City area. When it comes to buying or selling a home the key is to have the help of a real estate expert to guide you to successfully... Navigate the ever-changing market conditions to find your next home for the best price or sell your home for the highest price possible.
My Client Reviews
For 6+ months we tried fixing up our house for sale with little progress. Getting a reliable contractor for the work needed was an issue until we reach out to Kristi. She was able to provide contact for reliable and quality contractors that were able to complete all major project (i.e., complete backyard renovation and more). She was able to place the house on the market, sell and close on the house within 2 months. It has been a great pleasure working with Kristi Durrant. She was upfront with everything and kept us informed of everything as they happen. She was transparent, helpful, patient, and totally generous with her time and energy. We are very happy with all the hard work you put into getting our house sold as fast as it did. I would highly recommend Kristi to anyone. Thank you so much! We could not have asked for a better agent.
Kristi is a great agent to work with if you are buying a new home. She is very patient, knowledgeable, and is very responsive which is incredibly important especially due to the market in the Salt Lake Valley right now. I would highly recommend her to anyone who needs a home.
Thank you Kristi! You did it again! I highly recommend Kristi Durrant for all your real estate needs. My family moved to Denver which involved selling two homes; our home and my mother's home. We were so pleased with Kristi's efficient, professional manner in selling our hoime that we contacted her when my mother was ready to make the move. Of course we were settled in Denver and this meant doing all of our business long distance. We could not have achieved the remodel, marketing and continual communication this required without her expertise and patience. We had great showings and competing offers. We were very pleased with the process. Thank you Kristi!
Previous review from Darleen F.
Kristi Durrant is a professional. She answered our questions in a timely, accurate and understandable manner. From our first interview throughout the process of selling our home, she competently met each and every challenge. She is detail oriented and knowledgeable of the documents involved in the process. I especially appreciated her prompt attention to our calls for information or explanation.
We worked with Kristi to buy a home, and she was fantastic--I would highly recommend her. She has incredibly deep knowledge of the local area, and was able to educate us on the nuance of property values in different neighborhoods. She's also very responsive, detail-oriented, and a savvy negotiator!
Kristi is an amazing agent!! She was always so helpful with all the paperwork and everything I need to sell my home quickly. I never had to worry about a thing she made it so easy. I would highly recommend her.
Kristi has been there every step of the way for me. For I had no idea what I was doing. She also came through big time with a problem we had at the house and got it fixed right away. I would recommend her in a heartbeat to anyone looking for or wanting to buy a home.. Thanks Kristi
Kristi and her Team did an excellent job selling my house. She gave me recommendations that lead me to a very quick sale, the house had an offer within the first 12 hours after the listing went live. Our closing date was quick, three weeks. She is very professional, know her business and offers excellent advice.
Kristi was my realtor throughout the process of buying my first home, and I could not be more happy with the service she provided. She maintained constant communication and was always certain to clearly explain each step of the process in a way that was understandable to a first time buyer. She took a very stressful process and made it just about as easy as it could be. I'm absolutely thrilled to have had her as my realtor.
Response from Kristi
Joe, I just saw your review! Thank you so very much. It made me smile from ear to ear!
I really wish I had met Kristi before selecting a discount brokerage firm for the sale of our home (one of my big regrets in life that I'll live with for some time). I was at a point of desperation ~ I was moving out of state for a new job and a home one street over that was smaller with less upgrades had gone on the market two weeks after ours at a price well above ours and was already under contract. I didn't understand... we were close to the four week mark of having our home on the market when I made mention to a friend my frustration (having asked our brokerage multiple times what else I could do to get folks in the door) and my friend highly recommended Kristi as an expert and someone to meet with and trust regarding the current state of our home sale and what may be going wrong... Kristi offered us amazing advice and information that and within two weeks we had an offer on our home. Kristi was kind and gentle, but also realistic with us about the things we needed to do to attract a buyer... thing that a realtor SHOULD do for you but that we weren't getting from the organization we selected to try to save money. One detail that Kristi was able to share with us (as an example of her detailed approach to her work) was that as our broker submitted our information to the MLS, they had the location of our home mapped incorrectly, so when people brought up our home, it showed in a much less savory part of town that wasn't attracting families... especially at the price point our neighborhood was selling for. I then had to work diligently on multiple occasions with our discount broker to get the mapping issue corrected. The really difficult factor that I recognize now is if we had met and decided to sell with Kristi from the beginning, I have every expectation that we would have walked away with the same cash in hand as we did with the discount firm because we wouldn't have had to take such a low offer on our home to get it sold. Even after we let Kristi know that with the current state of our home sale that we really couldn't make a switch, she communicated her complete understanding and provided us resources and information that was so helpful and really did help us to get the right buyer in the door. Do yourself a favor if you are looking for a real partner in the sale or purchase of a home and work with Kristi. Her integrity shines through and she REALLY knows her stuff inside and out!
Kristi Durrant is an amazing realtor and has become our friend. She has several years of knowledge, experience, and professionalism. Kristi managed the sell of our home an the purchase of our new home. When we had questions she quickly responded and resolved them. I did not need to worry about the process. I highly recommend Kristi to be your agent.
Kristi and team were great to work with and I mean GREAT!!!! Our choice of home after two other attempts to purchase ( One was an investor fishing for suckers and the other was a couple getting a divorce and couldn't agree who to sell the house to! Well it wasn't us.)was through none other the 'HOMIE' sell by owner with nothing but a large headache to go with it. It was a very difficult process with the domino effect (And MURPHY's Law) and everything that could go wrong went wrong. All that being said, the areas that Kristi controlled went flawlessly, the areas where we were along for the ride Kristi took control of the wheel and got everything back on track!!!!! Kristi is a rock star! I would highly recommend Kristi to buy and sell your home!
Response from Kristi
Cory, Thank you so much for your review! Yes, you are ABSOLUTELY right. This was one of the most difficult transactions of my entire career! Who knew that I would have to jump in and save the sale of a home that wasn't even your own in order for you to purchase your dream home! I helped the buyer of your buyer's house get his loan and close. It isn't always in your immediate transaction where a Realtor can be of benefit. Because of the DOMINO EFFECT, I was able to negotiate an extension and get you an additional $10,000 for the sale of your home! On your purchase, you earned INSTANT EQUITY because the appraisal came in $14,000 higher than your negotiated purchase price! Way to go! Then after you moved in, you found that the seller misrepresented a feature in the home. I was able to negotiate compensation for that too! Unbelievable! I feel like we have run a marathon together! I am so glad that you are happy and in your beautiful home. It was my pleasure to work with you! Thank you for choosing me as your agent!
My wife and I have relocated at least 7 times. Our most recent relocation was initiated by my company to the greater Salt Lake City area. We had no knowledge of the housing market and found many challenges to purchasing a home simply because of the hot market. Kristi personalized her realtor/client relationship with us and worked through at least 3 deals which were crazy experiences to say the least. My VA appraisals came in low on two of the properties, the first fell through, and the second Kristi had to expend more effort to insure that the appraisal had all of the current comps and new data, so that we could have a reasonable appraisal. To make a long story short, she was able to have the appraisal reviewed again and insure that we were able to purchase our new home in the Draper area. She stood out as the most experienced realtor, was always available to talk to and never lost sight of the personal involvement with us as the clients. She was always one step ahead of what was happening in our situation and was able to finally move us into a great property with an unobstructed view of the mountains and the city. Kristi stands out as the best of the best, and we also consider her a great new friend in the area. It has made our move from Virginia to Utah a better experience. I would recommend Kristi to anyone moving in a company relocation or corporate move because you will need the first hand knowledge and attention to detail to find your way through the interesting Salt Lake City area housing market. On a side note we were also invited to a customer appreciation event, a free movie and popcorn during our 3 month search for a home which never happened to us before---that made all the difference. Thanks to Kristi and the Coldwell Banker team for making our experience just a little bit better on our company move. Tom & Nellie Brown
Response from Kristi
Tom & Nellie, Thank you so much for your review! I want to wear a badge that says, "Best of the Best" from now on! It is nice to hear how I compare in service to the 6 other agents that you have had the opportunity of using across the nation. I am glad that we were able to get you into your home with those AMAZING views! It was a sprint to the end when we needed to renegotiate the price with the seller. The best part is that we were able to get you your home for less! It was definitely hard to do in our Salt Lake market where there are competing offers on almost every home! Congratulations on your purchase and Welcome to Utah!
Kristi is wonderful to work with. Her knowledge, compassion and professionalism has guided us through the selling of our home. Her attention to detail and communication skills is her best quality. I would recommend Kristi if you want an awesome agent who has your best interests at heart. Thank you Kristi for all you have done.
Response from Kristi
Beckie & Brian, It has been such a pleasure to work with you. Both Jeff and I are so excited that we were able to get you an offer above asking price for your property! Kristi
Kristi has been excellent throughout our home buying experience. We are currently building a home and she has worked hard in pushing the builder to keep agreed upon dates and terms. She helped us search out alternative options due to rising interest rates that would have put us in a home sooner. She even has worked closely with our lender to work out arrangements with them that put us in the best possible situation for financing. I have no hesitation in recommending Kristi to anyone looking for an agent to represents them.
Ozy and Maria M.
Kristi is a dedicated professional. Her knowledge and attentiveness help make the home buying process seem easy. She has helped our family multiple times with home sales and purchases. She goes the extra mile to make sure your home is everything you dreamed it would be. We would recommend Kristi to anyone.
Response from Kristi
Maria-- It was such a pleasure to work with you and Ozy again! I hope he LOVES his new Man Cave! I hope you have many great BBQ's on your new covered patio!
Lloyd & Melissa C.
I have bought and sold properties with Kristi and been happy with every aspect of her service. She knows the market and can get buyers into a property for sale. She also has your back as a buyer. I have had her negotiate great purchase deals and even get a refund from an inspection company that missed some things. I recommend Kristi to all of my friends and family looking to buy or sell real estate.
Response from Kristi
Thanks Melissa! I can't believe that we have worked together through four transactions! I helped you sell two of your own properties and purchase two others. Thank you for choosing me to be your Realtor. I look forward to helping you for years to come!
Ben and Melissa B.
Kristi and her team are awesome. In the Salt Lake market we were skeptical that we could ever find the home we wanted that wasn't already sold. The market is crazy but Kristi guided us through best practices and helped us land the first home we made an offer on. We highly recommend Kristi and her team. Thanks Kristi!
Response from Kristi
Ben & Melissa, I remember how worried you were when we first met. Stress levels were high moving in from out of state and also with a new baby on the way. It was really important that we got you into the house that you wanted immediately! The market was crazy and there were so many buyers not able to get their offers accepted. Thank you for listening to our advice. You did all the right things to structure an offer that would WIN! Congrats on your new home and your new baby!
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