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Jim Shaffer and Associates

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Rating: 5 out of 5.
  • The Tobolskis Avatar
    The Tobolskis
    6/08/2021 - Google

    We had a great experience with Jim Shaffer and Associates. We worked with Andrew Hanagan, who went above and beyond in selling our home. If you are looking to buy/sell in southeast Michigan we highly recommend Andrew!

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    Pam Neumann
    6/03/2021 - Google

    Had a wonderful experience buying and selling a home! My agent was Darrin Roberts and cannot recommend him enough. With his knowledge and expertise we got the home we wanted in a multiple offer situation. His presentation and research regarding how to navigate this crazy market helped... read more

    Alexandra Rueckner Avatar
    Alexandra Rueckner
    6/03/2021 - Google

    I don’t even know where to start! Darrin has been incredible since day 1 of meeting. We were in dire need of someone who knew the area well and Darrin was literally God sent!! Coming from Miami, we had no idea where to go or where to look. Our requests... read more

    Hannah Laatsch Avatar
    Hannah Laatsch
    6/03/2021 - Google

    Will was absolutely amazing! We were first time home buyers, and Will was so helpful every step of the way. He is very intentional and thorough and found many good options tailored to our specific needs. When the time came to put an offer in on the house, Will helped... read more

  • Elle Madsen Avatar
    Elle Madsen
    5/27/2021 - Google

    Andrew could not have been more amazing! As a first time home buyer I was very anxious about the buying process. Andrew was there to answer any and all questions, he went out of his way to send me listings he thought I might like, and taught me a LOT... read more

    Sarah Rowland Avatar
    Sarah Rowland
    5/27/2021 - Google

    Dan Izzo and Andrew Hanagan did an amazing job helping us buy our first home.

    Adam W Avatar
    Adam W
    5/20/2021 - Google

    Richard Shunnarah is a fabulous real estate agent. He has been very patient with us through our extremely long search. He is also very knowledgeable and doesn't shy away from pointing out very important flaws in a property. It was also enjoyable listening to his fun stories along the way... read more

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    Maria Jetmore
    5/20/2021 - Google

    Jim Shaffer and Associates helped us buy our first home in MI 4 years ago, we had such a great experience then that we contacted them again when we decided to sell our home. Kara was our main realtor and she was amazing. She was very patient with all my... read more

  • Charles Lindquist Avatar
    Charles Lindquist
    5/20/2021 - Google

    It was sure pleasure working with Darrin throughout the entire process. Darrin was extremely responsive to all of our questions in a very timely matter. He was always optimistic and energetic and encouraged us each step of the way. He was not only our real estate agent,... read more

    Cody Ritsema Avatar
    Cody Ritsema
    5/20/2021 - Google

    Andrew was amazing to work with- kept us updated on all steps of the process. He did an awesome job of learning what we liked throughout our house tours and did a great job accommodating as many of our wants as possible. This was our first home buying process and... read more

    Katie Jagielski Avatar
    Katie Jagielski
    5/20/2021 - Google

    Jim Shaffer and Associates is a top notch company! We sold our house in less than a week and they were great in house hunting and purchasing side too! Andrew, Jason and Linnea were fantastic!

    Andrea Kazmierczak Avatar
    Andrea Kazmierczak
    5/10/2021 - Google

    I had a amazing experience with my realtor Jason he didn’t rush the process and made sure we found exactly what we were looking for. He always made time to respond to any questions I needed. He viewed many places with us and was very honest. I will definitely be... read more

  • Carol King Avatar
    Carol King
    5/10/2021 - Google

    We are about to close on a second home (our "home away from home" near our daughter and grandkids) in Oak Park. We are the first to admit we are not the easiest to work with: a million questions, last-minute mind changing, worries about the market, you name... read more

    Luna Jackson Avatar
    Luna Jackson
    4/30/2021 - Google

    Will Robinson was an excellent agent. He was responsive, friendly, kind, and paid great attention to every detail. He was very knowledgable about each home we viewed and offered insight and information. I would wholeheartedly recommend Will Robinson! He goes above and beyond !

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    Jay Bassin
    4/26/2021 - Google

    Darrin and the team are just an exceptional group of people to work with! Fantastic job and experience!

    Bill Erickson Avatar
    Bill Erickson
    4/25/2021 - Google

    Andrew Larsen,is, a 'go out of his way', 'do what it takes', attentive professional!Mr. Larsen follows up appropriately. He makes time to fit in additional views, including to go back to a previously visited property.You know what is the best, 'Andrew-ism': his non-stop calming and sincere smile!

  • Dawn Beatty Avatar
    Dawn Beatty
    4/17/2021 - Google

    I worked with Will Robinson to find my dream returning to MI home. From our initial conversation Will "got" me. I appreciated his warmth, professionalism, expertise, guidance and advocacy throughout my home buying experience. Will is top notch! If you are looking for your next/dream home you want Will Robinson... read more

    Scott Brown Avatar
    Scott Brown
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I have known April Ozdych since our kids were in Drama together and am so glad to hear the she is part of Jim Shaffer and Associates. They are lucky to have such an accomplished member of their team!!

    Tim Sellick Avatar
    Tim Sellick
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Can’t say enough about my experience at Jim Shaffer. Worked with Brendan Davis. I was thoroughly impressed with his professionalism knowledge and attention to detail on my house. I would highly recommend Brendan if you are looking for the perfect home for your family.

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    Pranish Kantak
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I worked with Will Robinson while I was searching for a new home before moving to Michigan for residency. He was beyond amazing - I was coordinating buying a home from another state, and Will was always responsive via text or email, super friendly, and became a friend throughout our... read more

  • Mo Nicks Avatar
    Mo Nicks
    4/10/2021 - Google

    As an mortgage underwriter I personally recommend not just this realty but my realtor who went to bat for us time after time when selling & buying our home simultaneously. If anything could go wrong it did but DREW MAHAR professionalism, persistence & communication keep the train on tracks! They... read more

    Robert Hoey Avatar
    Robert Hoey
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I would highly recommend!!! They were helpful and amazing. They made everything super was and smooth!

    Emily Schrems Avatar
    Emily Schrems
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Darrin is THE BEST. He is knowledgeable, communicative & FUN. I don’t know anyone who puts their clients at ease more than him. He is an amazing relationship builder, ensuring his offers get accepted time & time again. He’s my #1 recommendation for this area. I just don’t know anyone... read more

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    Vickie Parent
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I just recently sold my Warren home with the help of Marty & the team . It was a very pleasant experience from start to finish. I couldn't be happier with the outcome!! I highly recommend Marty, she is very sweet & helpful . Thanks Marty 🙂

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    Jennifer Zorko
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Adrienne was amazing realtor and an absolute joy to work with on the purchase of our first house!

    Charisse Giangreco Avatar
    Charisse Giangreco
    4/10/2021 - Google

    You couldn’t ask for a better team! April is a true professional who brings value and experience to the table.

    Stacey Wright-Verkeyn Avatar
    Stacey Wright-Verkeyn
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Had a wonderful experience with Karen; she made our purchase seamless and stress free. The office is very professional and quick to answer any questions we had.

    Rebekah Farrugia Avatar
    Rebekah Farrugia
    4/10/2021 - Google

    My husband and I worked directly with Jim Shaffer when we sold our Ferndale home and bought our Bloomfield house in 2015. Jim is very professional, knowledgeable, and personable. He was always available and had our best interest in mind during the selling and buying process. His knowledge of home... read more

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    Jason McIntosh
    4/10/2021 - Google

    The whole team is great to work with- good events for the whole family, and really supportive of their community!

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    CrossFit High Caliber
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Amazing experience! From start to finish my expectations were met! Thank you Darrin for your help with this process. Professional, quick, went above and beyond by far!

    Brittney Lilly Avatar
    Brittney Lilly
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I'd 100% recommend Darrin! I worked with him on closing a condo in Sterling Heights. He was a phenomenal realtor to work with! He always had a positive and pleasant attitude, and he communicated quickly and was always available!

    Kaila Duncan Avatar
    Kaila Duncan
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I will definitely work with Kate in the future! She is knowledgeable, and communicative, and goes out of her way to help others. Any friends and family I have I refer her way!

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    R Bouquet
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Karen is an exceptional agent. Extremely focused on finding the wants and the needs of her clients. We found her very trustworthy, and also very knowledgeable about today's market! What was an expected stressful time, became a breeze, and we credit Karen for making this an easy stress free experience!... read more

    Jake Virden Avatar
    Jake Virden
    4/10/2021 - Google

    First time home buyer here! While everyone was beyond helpful and knowledgeable, Kate really went above and beyond to ensure my experience was as easy and exciting as one would dream. I could really go on & on, but I'll just finish by saying that I'll definitely be using Jim... read more

    Debbie Roberts Avatar
    Debbie Roberts
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I have been interested, and highly motivated, in the possibilities that come with listing my current house and finding a new place to call home. This decision led me to Jim Shaffer and Associates where I connected with Darrin Roberts. Darrin has made understanding the current real... read more

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    amanda press
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I LOVE working with Jim Shaffer and Associates! This is a group built on the foundation of passion, honestly, professionalism, and care. Your journey too a new home is not just a job for them; they are on this journey with you. Amber Steciuk brings something so special to her... read more

  • Russell Case Avatar
    Russell Case
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Jim Shaffer & Associates is a one of a kind team. The team prides themselves on honesty, integrity, and professionalism. My wife Nicole Dempsey joined this team in 2019. I get to witness all the behind the scenes work she does. The late night calls she gets from clients, the... read more

    John Ferlito Avatar
    John Ferlito
    4/10/2021 - Google

    While house hunting with my daughter, Jason Smith went above and beyond to make my daughters home buying experience A+.

    Drew Pompa Avatar
    Drew Pompa
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Loved working with In Good Company Realty. Andrew was incredibly accommodating and very communicative. He was also very patient with me as I was on the search for my first home (it can be an anxious process so having someone calm is especially key). I had an... read more

    Brittany Durham Avatar
    Brittany Durham
    4/10/2021 - Google

    April Kaschner Ozdych is such a wonderful agent. She is always working hard and engaging with her clients and the public on social media in fun and exciting ways! She is so knowledgable about her field and would be wonderful for anyone to work with!

  • Jamie Murphy Avatar
    Jamie Murphy
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Brendan Davis was very helpful and knowledgeable.

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    jrjackard
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Mike Guido is absolutely fantastic. This was my first home buying experience and I'm the type that likes to ask a ton of questions. Mike took the time to sit down and explain the entire process from start to finish and answered all my question throughout the entire process. He... read more

    Brandon Sellick Avatar
    Brandon Sellick
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I can't say enough about the service Brendan provided us. Purchasing a home is a very scary situation and Brendan made my wife and I totally comfortable throughout the whole process. He really treats you like family. He even went as far to give our dogs a bone. It's the... read more

    Joseph Gillespie Avatar
    Joseph Gillespie
    4/10/2021 - Google

    John Mahar is the best realtor in the Midwest hands down! He knows his stuff, from roofing, siding, windows, plumbing, foundations, heating, and cooling. John makes sure that you purchase more then just a house; his search is for your home! I’ve purchased and sold multiple homes with John, and... read more

  • Amber Beauchamp Avatar
    Amber Beauchamp
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Working with Kate at Jim Shaffer and Associates was a pleasure. She is always quick to respond and had great knowledge of the Ferndale area.

    Kate Beson Avatar
    Kate Beson
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Colleen Murphy was our realtor and she was amazing! She really listen to what we were looking for and still gave us great advice and guidance in buying our first home.

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    Zoom Zombie
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Our agent, Marcia, was amazing to work with. Not only did she get us into amazing properties, but she’d also pull out the flashlight and would do on the spot inspections so that we wouldn’t waste any time.We had a couple places pop up around 7 in the evening, and... read more

    Veshik Ponnam Avatar
    Veshik Ponnam
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I worked with Andrew Larsen and he is terrific in understanding what I am looking for and his research and due diligence saved a lot of time before visiting the properties. He is very reasonable, responsive, easy to work with, efficient and never pushy. I would definitely work... read more

  • Jennifer Ferlito Avatar
    Jennifer Ferlito
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I had a wonderful experience working with Jason Smith. As a first time buyer, Jason explained every step of the way. He was patient and kind throughout the entire process. He searched all over SE Michigan to help me find the best home in my budget. I'm so thankful he... read more

    Rachel McDermaid Avatar
    Rachel McDermaid
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Darrin is the best realtor in the game! Couldn’t recommend someone more! Extremely kind-hearted & selfless person.

    Lauren Wagner Avatar
    Lauren Wagner
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Working with Darrin Roberts was the best as first time home owners! We loved our experience and he’s always professional and knowledgeable. Darrin wants the best for his clients and loves what he does - you can see it in his work. Thank you!

    Charles Donelson Avatar
    Charles Donelson
    4/10/2021 - Google

    house was sold timely.

  • Tracy Wypij Avatar
    Tracy Wypij
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Brendan Davis is knowledgeable and professional

    Claire Wroblewski Avatar
    Claire Wroblewski
    4/10/2021 - Google

    ANDREW HANAGAN was our realtor and I can not say enough good things about him. He was so patient with us while we searched for the perfect property that suited our wish list, location, and budget. Not only is he so knowledgeable about all of the areas we looked at,... read more

    Nicole Dempsey Avatar
    Nicole Dempsey
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Jim Shaffer and Associates is the definition of team. I am lucky enough to be apart of this amazing team. I am surrounded by the most amazing people who truly love what they do. We love our communities and have so much fun with all of our community events! When... read more

    Noah Fletcher Avatar
    Noah Fletcher
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I was recommended to them by hall financial, and I couldn't have asked for better real estate agent's. To start with, you get two, great, real estate agents right as you start looking with them! I had Andrew and April, and both of them were a pleasure to work with.... read more

  • Anastasia Javarinis Avatar
    Anastasia Javarinis
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Excellent knowledge in market. Marcia is professional, availability is fantastic. I love the community events. Marcia is a true pro! I would highly recommend her to my family and friends.

    Katie Spawr Avatar
    Katie Spawr
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Jim Shaffer and Associates is an awesome company full of fantastic people. They're #1 in the area, and with good reason(s). They work together as a team to ensure clients get the service they need and deserve, and everyone is always learning and striving to do better. Plus they do... read more

    Jameson Bolish Avatar
    Jameson Bolish
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Mike Guido is an awesome realtor! He always make you feel comfortable while being professional. I will always go to Jim Shaffer because of him!

    Connie Jacobs Avatar
    Connie Jacobs
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I love the way Jim Shaffer and Associates support the community! Thank you, guys.Special shout out to Tammy, who always keeps me advised of the latest and greatest things that are being done in the community.

  • Sarah Klimczak Avatar
    Sarah Klimczak
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Working with Marcia was amazing. She is extremely knowledgeable in all things around purchasing a home. This was my first time buying a home, and she helped point all the good and bass to make sure I ended up in the right home! I couldn’t have done it without her,... read more

    Jill Burdick Avatar
    Jill Burdick
    4/10/2021 - Google

    My husband and I were shopping for a home from a distance, but Will Robinson was up for the challenge! He helped us find a home that we truly love that is within our budget! Will has great knowledge of homes and I felt like he listened and truly wanted... read more

    Kimberly Beale Avatar
    Kimberly Beale
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Marcia is great. She is patient, knowledgeable and very personable. She takes the time, that I need, to answer all of my questions and ensure that I understand everything. She is so easy to work with and makes me feel 100% comfortable. I wouldn’t use anyone else.

    Evan Partridge Avatar
    Evan Partridge
    4/10/2021 - Google

    As an agent, it is always a pleasure working with another experienced agent. Working with Andrew Larson was a pleasure!

  • Joe Ferlito Avatar
    Joe Ferlito
    4/10/2021 - Google

    My family worked with Jason Smith recently. He was very professional, knowledgeable about the market and walked us through every step of the process. He made sure we found the right house for us and made sure we were comfortable with all our decisions Along the way. When we had... read more

    Laura Dion Avatar
    Laura Dion
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Darrin Roberts was my real estate agent and... WOW! Darrin made the entire process for buying my first house such a breeze! I hadn't had much knowledge or experience in home buying, and have heard too many horror stories from friends and family about how stressful the process could be,... read more

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    jackie sherrill
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Brendan was great to work with and answered all of our questions. Very professional. It was a pleasure!

    Christopher Hayes Avatar
    Christopher Hayes
    4/10/2021 - Google

    This was my first home purchase and Jim Shaffer and Associates made the process smooth and easy. Linnea and Brad were very helpful and knowledgeable explaining things in a language that i could understand. They were with me every step of the way. Highly recommend that if you are buying... read more

  • Addison Sorensen Avatar
    Addison Sorensen
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I can’t wait for the day Nicole Dempsey can be my Realtor. Jim Shaffer and Associates team not is amazing real estate consultants the impact they have on the community is long lasting! So excited to work with you in my next chapter of life!

    Colleen Murphy Avatar
    Colleen Murphy
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I work on the Jim Shaffer team, and if you don't know what to do next to buy or sell, we are here to help! I love my team, we work diligently and honestly. This market is a tough market for buyers ,and sellers are nervous, but the effort... read more

    Shelby Veldman Avatar
    Shelby Veldman
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I worked with Andrew Hanagan and he was very flexible with availability, gave updates on timing and arrival, and gave a thorough and knowledgeable tour with some interesting layout insights I handy thought about! Would recommend!

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    Mary Cavanagh
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Marty is the best

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    Josh Winquest
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I highly recommend Sam Sills, she's great at what she does! Not only is she an extremely hard worker, but she is dedicated, passionate and professional. Once again I highly recommend! Just a great realtor and person!

    Sandy Griffin Avatar
    Sandy Griffin
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Nicole Dempsey is my neice & I love how much the team gives back to the community. Keep up the great work Jim Shaffer & Associates. 😊

    Christine Shreeve Avatar
    Christine Shreeve
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Andrew was fantastic in helping me find a new condo and sell my house after the loss of my husband. He was kind, sweet, and incredibly patient with me throughout the entire process. I now feel so comfortable in my new condo and am so thankful he helped me find... read more

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    Monique Ditchie
    4/10/2021 - Google

    This is a fantastic group of people to work with. They are all super helpful and accommodating. Marcia is the greatest! She has helped me on my journey to find a new home and stuck with me the whole way, always willing to listen and offer advice when I needed... read more

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    Trevor Neumann
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Had an excellent experience with Curt. We were very thankful for how prepared and engaged Curt was at meeting our housing needs. We were quite particular with what we were looking for in our next home. The overall experience was very comfortable and personal. Thank... read more

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    Caitlin Grames (gramesy)
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Marty is a total gem and absolutely the best realtor. She is incredibly knowledgeable and personable and such a pleasure to work with-- I highly recommend her!

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    SewStitchyMom
    4/10/2021 - Google

    My sister Nicole Dempsey is a realtor with Jim Shaffer and Associates. They are a very community-oriented and supportive business and always give so much back to the community.

    Paige Sherrill Avatar
    Paige Sherrill
    4/10/2021 - Google

    It was a great experience working with Brendan! He knows how to get the job done!!

  • Brian Hunt Avatar
    Brian Hunt
    4/10/2021 - Google

    My girlfriend and I used Andrew Hanagan to help us find a home in Ferndale and we couldn't have asked for a better realtor. He was so thorough, accessible, patient, and knowledgable throughout the entire process. With how competitive the housing and rental market is, we were SO incredibly lucky... read more

    Kevin Harris Avatar
    Kevin Harris
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Marty was very helpful and knowledgeable. Highly recommend working with her!

    Brandon Shamoun Avatar
    Brandon Shamoun
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Samantha Sills is definitely who you need to be working with when looking for a new place to call home. She is attentive, responsive, and so easy going to work with overall. She not only gets to know her clients, but she really dives into their needs and finds the... read more

    Sarah King Avatar
    Sarah King
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Nicole was great to work with! I was buying during COVID quarantine and she made it as smooth as possible. She was always available and happy to help me through the first time house buying process. I would highly recommend Nicole to anyone looking for a new home!!

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    Kathryn Mazzara
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Karen Huhn was great to work with. She did a great job helping us find our new home. Thank you Karen for all the hard work you did for us.

    Hailee Sher Avatar
    Hailee Sher
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Brendan is simply the best agent! Remarkable expertise in buying and/or selling. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking to buy or sell.

    Erin M Avatar
    Erin M
    4/10/2021 - Google

    We have bought and sold two houses in Ferndale with Jim’s team, specifically Drew Mahar. They are the experts in the Woodward Corridor and helped us both win a multiple offer situation on the house we were purchasing and get and negotiate multiple offers on the house we were selling.... read more

    Joe Driesenga Avatar
    Joe Driesenga
    4/10/2021 - Google

    Darrin has been a huge help in all aspects. From how the market is all the way to decor ideas. Full service one stop shop. You would be crazy to go anywhere else.

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    Scott West
    4/10/2021 - Google

    We were desperate to find a place as we were in transition but had our minds set with certain “must haves”. Jim was a kind, patient pro who lead us to our perfect turn-key dream home. Can’t recommend him enough, especially for the Ferndale are.

    Sonja Niederhofer Avatar
    Sonja Niederhofer
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I had a great experience working with Kelsey Blaauw! She was very responsive and listened to what we were looking for to help us find some good homes. I'd definitely recommend working with her and would be happy to work with her again in the future!

    Jacob Martin Avatar
    Jacob Martin
    4/10/2021 - Google

    I worked with Dan Izzo, he was incredibly friendly, organized and got the job done!

    Bill Melching Avatar
    Bill Melching
    4/10/2021 - Google

    John Mahar gave us an excellent buying experience...5 Stars!!!

  • Shelly Shepich Avatar
    Shelly Shepich
    4/03/2021 - Google

    Nicole Dempsey has been working with me to find a house. She has been great to work with. Always pleasant , accommodating and responsive .

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    Nikolaas Kirkpatrick
    4/03/2021 - Google

    I met with Craig last week, and let me tell you, a star on the rise! His knowledge of the market was impressive, and his personality and charisma are exactly what I'm looking for in a listing agent. What a guy!

    Bree Russell Avatar
    Bree Russell
    4/03/2021 - Google

    My husband and I have been considering selling our home recently. Yesterday we were very fortunate to meet with Craig Pollard. He sat down with us and discussed all of our options and throughly explained the process of listing our home. When we are ready to sell, we will definitely... read more

    Chelsea Holtzhouse Avatar
    Chelsea Holtzhouse
    4/03/2021 - Google

    Darrin Roberts goes above and beyond! He is extremely attentive to all of your wants and needs when looking for a home. Very professional! I couldn’t ask for a better agent. Especially when things get stressful Darrin reassures you in your decisions and helps you along the way, which is... read more

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    Corrinne Walenda
    4/03/2021 - Google

    Dan Izzo is the only professional who made me laugh during real estate closings (3 of them) how can you beat that? Someone who is smart enough to guide you through what’s always an annoying process and make you smile.. priceless! Hire him, you won’t be disappointed.

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    Erin Adair
    4/03/2021 - Google

    We worked with Colleen Murphy last year as first time home buyers and had an awesome experience. Colleen is very knowledgeable about the local market and gives her honest and objective feedback about the houses. She was very patient with us and helped us purchase a great house! Looking forward... read more

    Jackie Jones Avatar
    Jackie Jones
    4/03/2021 - Google

    April has been great to work with us in helping us find a property. Quick to respond and attentive to our questions. We professional without added pressure. It has been a pleasure working with her and would highly recommend her to our family and friends in the future.

    Pamela Rohr Avatar
    Pamela Rohr
    4/03/2021 - Google

    This 5 STAR TEAM KNOWS WHAT THEY ARE DOING!!!As someone who comes from a real estate background, and a husband with over 45 years experience, we personally recommend Mike Guido and the associates at Jim Shaffer and Associates. In an extremely challenging market with a shortage of inventory while... read more

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    Alia
    4/03/2021 - Google

    April Ozdych was an awesome help in our search to find a great place for a great value. I would 100% recommend her for any of your realtor needs. Thank you April!

    Laura Nemeth Avatar
    Laura Nemeth
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Would highly recommend Dan Izzo for anyone looking to buy or sell! He is highly professional but also fun to be around. Just the kind of person that you want to spend time with when looking at new houses or going thru the process to sell one.

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    Greg Inda
    4/02/2021 - Google

    I've had the pleasure of knowing and working with Dan Izzo for more than 15 years and he is the absolute best. What I love about Dan is that he really listens and gains an understanding of what you need. He's not the person who pushes his own agenda. He... read more

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    Bailee VanderMolen
    4/02/2021 - Google

    If you need a Realtor, call Kate Waters! Simply put, she's trustworthy! She will guide and advise you with honesty and has great insight with market info. I have referred friends and family to her because I know she will take care of them! Thanks for all your help always, Kate!

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    Singwala Shunnarah
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Richard Shunnarah is a wonderful realtor. I connected with Richard to purchase my home. I feel so incredibly lucky to have worked with such an experienced, professional, considerate, and selfless realtor like Richard, he cared just as much about finding me the right home as I did. He was... read more

    Dylan Koblin Avatar
    Dylan Koblin
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Inquired about a home from Dan, one of their agents, and couldn’t be happier with the choices he showed me. Definitely going to him for my real estate needs!

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    Emily Jane
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Dan was a great agent! He really takes the time to get to know his clients, and not just about your desires in a home but also about you personally which made me feel much more comfortable. He didn’t treat us like a just another sale to be made. He... read more

    Joe Babcock Avatar
    Joe Babcock
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Dan Izzo is a phenomenal Realtor! He shares a wealth of market knowledge with potential clients and his community alike. If you are thinking of buying or selling, you can be confident that Dan is the right Realtor for you!

  • Amanda Thielen Avatar
    Amanda Thielen
    4/02/2021 - Google

    If you’re looking for a realtor, Dan Izzo is the best choice. Dan is friendly, dedicated, and an excellent communicator. Plus, he’s honestly hilarious and will make the experience such a fun one, especially during these times when the market is on fire and things can get crazy quickly. If... read more

    James Taveggia Avatar
    James Taveggia
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Kate Waters has been an amazing professional to work with in every capacity! Truly a great person to work with

    Jen Smith Avatar
    Jen Smith
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Kate made our home buy experience as easy as possible. She was professional, efficient and knowledgeable of everything we needed to know. Would 10/10 recommend! 👍

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    Kirsten Adgate
    4/02/2021 - Google

    I know Dan Izzo through the Greater Farmington Area Chamber of Commerce, and he is the absolute FIRST person that comes to mind when I hear that someone I know is looking to buy/sell a home. Dan has a wealth of knowledge in the industry, and he is a joy... read more

  • Christian Ascie Avatar
    Christian Ascie
    4/02/2021 - Google

    I am so glad that I was referred to Jim Shaffer and Associates. Kelsey was so accommodating and was always available to answer my MANY questions. She knew that I was in a hurry and helped me throughout the process to make sure that there were no delays to close... read more

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    Anthony and Tiffany Colson
    4/02/2021 - Google

    My husband and I have worked with Kara Edwards as our realtor for the last 6yrs and she is nothing short of amazing! Most recently, she assisted with helping us purchase our first income property. Kara is very professional, attentive, detail oriented and personable. It’s like having a friend helping... read more

    Heather Schroder Avatar
    Heather Schroder
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Kara Edwards is a fabulous realtor. She truly knows the market, and is always available for her clients. Kara is kind and positive, and makes your whole home buying experience so easy!

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    Ian Edwards
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Kara Edwards is a great realtor, who truly knows the region and the market. She treats every client with respect and candor, and will help you maximize your home purchase or sale!

  • Holly Krill Avatar
    Holly Krill
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Darrin Driesenga Roberts is the most amazing relator I know. He has helped many of my friends and family find a home they love. I will be using him when I begin my house hunt!

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    macsmice
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Jim Shaffer and his team are the best. We have sent many people his way and they are always satisfied with the results. I was impressed with his entire staff and highly recommend using them to buy or sell a home!

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    brad-bri stano
    4/02/2021 - Google

    We had such a great experience with Jim Shaffer and Associates! It was great to work with someone so knowledgeable and friendly. Kelsey is the best! She is so sweet and understood exactly what we needed! Would recommend her to everyone!!!

    Hanna Nall Avatar
    Hanna Nall
    4/02/2021 - Google

    We had a fantastic experience with Jim Shaffer + Associates! Our realtor Gina was incredibly helpful, knowledgeable and truly guided us through the process of purchasing our first home. I can’t recommend enough! You’re in great hands with these wonderful folks.

  • Melissa S Avatar
    Melissa S
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Tim Matyas of Jim Shaffer Realtors sold our Pleasant Ridge home for us almost faster than we could get the sign up on the lawn. He was very attentive and professional, always answering our many questions at any time of the day. Tim assisted us with the entire process from... read more

    Kimberlee Dodge Avatar
    Kimberlee Dodge
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Darrin was so informative with listing our home. We reached out earlier this year to see what the process was and we felt comfortable instantly. Darrin remained in great contact and we will definitely recommend him to others.

    Kelley Latting Avatar
    Kelley Latting
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Having known Sam Sills for years, I know she is attentive and extremely hard working. It’s nice to know a reliable contact when a client needs a trusted real estate resource in the Greater Detroit area. I have the utmost confidence in Sam and will continue to refer my friends... read more

    Kami Wagner Avatar
    Kami Wagner
    4/02/2021 - Google

    I highly recommend Darrin Robert’s as the realtor to close the deal. Found a house, looked at it that afternoon and deal was closed that evening. Could not be happier.

  • Nancy Smith Avatar
    Nancy Smith
    4/02/2021 - Google

    I Highly recommend Jason Smith and the whole JSA team. They are always very responsive and knowledgeable about real estate in the area. They also are very active in the community and you can tell that they care about the people they work with.

    Sarah Smith Avatar
    Sarah Smith
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Jim Shaffer and associates are an amazing part of the community. They really care about the people they serve and are very present and active in the community where they work. They also have the best client events like movie nights and pumpkin patches for the kids. They have stayed... read more

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    smoka honess
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Working with Darrin Roberts was a pleasant experience, he was very helpful and went Above and beyond for my family in finding a new home.

    Joshua Dempsey Avatar
    Joshua Dempsey
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Great business and everyone is professional! And I love how much they give back to the community!

  • Tracy Driesenga Avatar
    Tracy Driesenga
    4/02/2021 - Google

    Darrin Roberts was extremely helpful in answering our questions about the current market. He was very upfront and honest in addressing our concerns. When we are ready to sell we will definitely be contacting Darrin!

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    x dietz
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Craig is the beat out there! Such a nice and knowledgeable guy! Really knows all the happenings around macomb county! 5 star attitude!

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    cfryzel15
    4/01/2021 - Google

    I worked with Darrin for my home, and he was great! Very knowledgeable and was a great asset in my home search

    Nick Baker Avatar
    Nick Baker
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Jason Smith is an amazing realtor, I would recommend him to anyone looking for someone who is knowledgeable, professional and really goes above and beyond for their client. He’s also the biggest Lions fan I have ever met, and talking about his love for the home team really put a... read more

  • Dustin Brooks Avatar
    Dustin Brooks
    4/01/2021 - Google

    I have been working with Karen H. over the past few months of this booming market, she has done a terrific job finding places that match my criteria. Her real estate knowledge and attention to detail while viewing houses is everything I was hoping for in an agent! My must... read more

    Simon Desalvo Avatar
    Simon Desalvo
    4/01/2021 - Google

    William Robinson is a great realtor, really went above and beyond during closing when the seller was being difficult re: inspection issues

    LeRoy Rinzel Avatar
    LeRoy Rinzel
    4/01/2021 - Google

    April Ozdych is the consumate professional. As a realtor for Jim shaffer and Associates she helped me figure out what I needed to do to sell a home. Having never sold a house I had no idea how to even start the process and she helped me without... read more

    Matthew Belecki Avatar
    Matthew Belecki
    4/01/2021 - Google

    I had the pleasure of working with Kate Waters while searching for my first home in Ferndale. Kate knew the area very well and was excellent at answering any questions I had as a first-time homebuyer. She's super nice, hard working, and will never put any pressure on you to... read more

  • Mary Hillman Avatar
    Mary Hillman
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Looking to buy or sell a home? Look no further than Jim Schaffer and group. As a first time buyer I worked with Will Robinson he was very knowledgeable and helpful throughout the entire process.

    Steven Smith Avatar
    Steven Smith
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Jason Smith was my Realtor when we bought our house in Clawson. He was very thorough in the negotiations and helped me, and my wife, every step of the way. I would definitely recommend him.

    Amy Ludeman Avatar
    Amy Ludeman
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Highly recommend Adrienne Swartz when looking to buy and/or sell your home. Very knowledgeable, professional and hard working.

    Susan Chapman Avatar
    Susan Chapman
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Nicole has been so helpful in directing me to Linus and the associates at Jim Shaffer seem to always be offering directions when asked and have a genuine desire to stay involved in community. Thanks for all you do

  • Timothy Hillman Avatar
    Timothy Hillman
    4/01/2021 - Google

    I referred my mother and sister to Will Robinson at JSA. I knew I could trust him to take great care of them, and he did not disappoint.Will and the JSA team make real estate fun, easy, and educational.Highly Recommend!

    Ahmed H. Al-Tawil Avatar
    Ahmed H. Al-Tawil
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Jim and his team helped us find our first home. Highly recommend Jim Shaffer and associates for their service and professionalism.

    Danny Oliphint Avatar
    Danny Oliphint
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Kate made our home buy experience as easy as possible. She was professional, efficient and knowledgeable of everything we needed to know. Would 10/10 recommend! 👍

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    karen mcelgunn
    4/01/2021 - Google

    My experience with Jim Shaffer and associates and specifically Karen Huhn have been marvelous. I’m not a realty client yet but have spoken with her numerous times about opportunities in the future and how I should handle them. She is knowledgeable, kind and ready to help. I love how she... read more

  • Shane Ireland Avatar
    Shane Ireland
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Karen is the utmost professional who will go above and beyond finding you the perfect home! I can’t say enough about how hard she works, I will be referring anyone I know that is looking to buy or sell their home to Karen!

    Chris Walker Avatar
    Chris Walker
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Jim and the team are so great at working in the community and including everyone in their efforts. I would 100% recommend them for all your real estate needs.

    Chip Telesca Avatar
    Chip Telesca
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Will Robinson did a great job helping us find the perfect house. It was like we knew him for years the first time we met. Trustworthy and professional with a great sense of humor. Checked all the boxes for us.

    Moe Kruger Avatar
    Moe Kruger
    4/01/2021 - Google

    From beginning to end my experience with Will Robinson was truly a perfect experience. He was professional, knowledgable, patient and so easy to work with. I love my new house! 🙂

  • Katie Windisch Avatar
    Katie Windisch
    4/01/2021 - Google

    I worked with Will Robinson and would gladly work with him again! We were moving from out of state so we had several marathon days of showings and he was able to schedule everything and keep things fun. Highly recommend!!

    Mark Avatar
    Mark
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Will Robinson helped me find a house and was really nice to work with.

    Molly Reitman Avatar
    Molly Reitman
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Marty Fox is such a fun, open, and kind person! I loved working with her. She calmed all my anxiety over buying a house and made the process fun and stress free. Can’t recommend her highly enough !!

    Ryan Yoakam Avatar
    Ryan Yoakam
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Will Robinson took amazing care of me. Learned what I was looking for, and even helped me understand what I was looking for after seeing a few houses. Definitely recommend them and Will.

  • Nichole Ninowski Avatar
    Nichole Ninowski
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Our realtor, Will Robinson, is THE BEST. We had such a friendly and professional experience - and the best part was beating out the competition under their advice and getting the house of our dreams.

    Matt Heverly Avatar
    Matt Heverly
    4/01/2021 - Google

    We had a great experience with Jim Shaffer. Brendan was our realtor and did great. He was very informative and helpful. He helped us find a great house!

    Lee Visci Avatar
    Lee Visci
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Will Robinson provided us with the best realtor experience ever when he helped us find our Detroit condo. He is knowledgeable and responsive and thorough. I can't recommend him highly enough!

    Raul Holguin Avatar
    Raul Holguin
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Had a great experience with Will Robinson. He was incredibly professional and helpful during our search for our first home. I would recommend Will Robinson at Jim Shaffer and Associates for your house purchasing and selling needs.

  • Wendy Burton Avatar
    Wendy Burton
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Karen was amazing she guided us in steps we needed to do to sell our house and it worked we sold in less than a week for more than we asked

    Trevor Olsen Avatar
    Trevor Olsen
    4/01/2021 - Google

    We worked with Will Robinson to sell our home in 2019. Will was great to work with - professional, responsive, and knowledgeable. If we find ourselves ever moving back to Michigan, we’ll definitely be reaching out to him again.

    John Fitzsimons Avatar
    John Fitzsimons
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Quality group of realtors who care about their clients.Marcia and the whole team are very responsive and professional

    Eric Heard Avatar
    Eric Heard
    4/01/2021 - Google

    This company and especially Karen Huhn has been and still is a full service to me and my house buying experience. The dedication and due diligence in her/their knowledge of what to look for as far as locations prices and even a loan officer help through Linus Thalman and his... read more

  • Kurt Meyer Avatar
    Kurt Meyer
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Jason Stolisteimer couldn't have been more helpful and professional in selling my brother's house after we had to move him out due to Alzheimer's. Jason helped line up contractors we needed, be present whenever needed and simply made a stressful time and experience easy. Sold the house promptly and I... read more

    Amari Travis Avatar
    Amari Travis
    4/01/2021 - Google

    My sister bought her first home with Karen Huhn. I went to almost every house showing. We loved working with Karen!

    Jamelah Zena Avatar
    Jamelah Zena
    4/01/2021 - Google

    I worked with Karen Huhn, and she was the best! Very responsive, took me to any house I sent! At every house she inspected the roof, foundation, etc. she was very knowledgable about the Metro Detroit area market. She provided contacts for all the inspections and everything else. I could... read more

    Joshua Bell Avatar
    Joshua Bell
    4/01/2021 - Google

    April Ozdych, enough said 🙏🙏

  • Ross Schwarz Avatar
    Ross Schwarz
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Will Robinson is an amazing Real Estate Agent. Worked with us day and night to find us the home we love. Made the home buying process smooth and easy!

    Mel McCann Avatar
    Mel McCann
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Will Robinson was an amazing help in us finding our first home. He was incredibly responsive, informative, and paid attention to the things that really mattered to us.Will was also an incredible joy to be around and was transparent regarding any properties we were viewing. He also never hesitated to... read more

    Ashley K Avatar
    Ashley K
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Brendan is an excellent Realtor. Friendly, professional, and bottom line he helps you not just find a new house, but your new HOME.

    Margaret Hicks Avatar
    Margaret Hicks
    4/01/2021 - Google

    Dan Izzo is one of the smartest people I've ever known, maybe even THE smartest. I pretty much take all of my advice from Dan and the times I have taken his advice, it's turned out pretty much just the way he said it would. He's kind and thoughtful and... read more

  • Amanda Heverly Avatar
    Amanda Heverly
    4/01/2021 - Google

    My husband and I had the best experience! We were recommended from our friends to work with Brendan. Brendan was great! He was able to help us find our first home. He was super knowledgeable, attentive, and personal. I would highly recommend working with them!

    Rachael Hinojosa Avatar
    Rachael Hinojosa
    2/27/2021 - Google

    Samantha Sills is the absolute best! She's both knowledgeable and fun to work with. We felt at ease during the entire process, even as first time home buyers. Sam was responsive and didn't shy away from the MANY homes we asked to tour. Honestly, she made touring even the least... read more

    Whitney Roessel Avatar
    Whitney Roessel
    2/26/2021 - Google

    I worked with Adrienne Swartz on selling my house and buying a new home. She was amazing! She got my home listed and with an open house right away, I was able to sell my home with multiple offers and in four days! Never did I imagine it would be... read more

    Jennifer Sills Avatar
    Jennifer Sills
    2/26/2021 - Google

    Samantha sills is a great realtor. I haven’t personally used her, but if I’m in the market to buy or sell I definitely will. She has spent countless hours working and following inspectors, learning things to watch out for. She spends lots of time with each of her clients... read more

  • Kelsey Christian Avatar
    Kelsey Christian
    positive review 
    2/24/2021 - Facebook

    Where do I even start! If you are lucky enough to get the chance to work with Darrin on buying a house- TAKE IT NOW!!! My husband and I are first time home buyers and really had to clue what we're doing- Darrin took that time to educate us regarding... read more

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    Mara
    2/23/2021 - Google

    I loved working with Darrin - he has helped me look into several home options and given me some great advice about the buying market. He has made understanding real estate so easy. Extremely professional and kind! Definitely would recommend anyone in the market looking for a home... read more

    Jenelle Wininger Avatar
    Jenelle Wininger
    2/16/2021 - Google

    We gave Amber the incredible task of finding us the perfect home while purchasing from out of state. Amber was extremely accommodating and patient as she pursued our seemingly endless search. Once our offer was accepted, Amber ensured that we knew each step along the way and helped walk us... read more

    Kyle Lafrance Avatar
    Kyle Lafrance
    1/02/2021 - Google

    Working with them was great, they got us exactly what we were looking for and were very professional! If we ever move again we know who we are calling- Jim Shaffer and Associates!

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    Sharnita Paige-Mangum
    positive review 
    12/31/2020 - Facebook

    I have so much to say!!! Screaming from the top of my heart!!!!!!... Mike Guido is SECOND TO NONE!!! If it was not for his consistency , knowledge, hard working, communication and professional drive I would have given up on the "American Dream".. 3 weeks into our loan process.... read more

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    caitlin cooperrider
    12/28/2020 - Google

    Darrin is an amazing real estate agent that became more like a friend. I am a first time homebuyer and was not familiar with the process. Darrin took the time to educate me; he taught me the essentials when it comes to foundation, and reviewed several household items’ typical life... read more

    Richelle Baka Avatar
    Richelle Baka
    12/21/2020 - Google

    When my dream house suddenly came on the market I was shocked at the speed and efficiency Samantha Sills showed up with. While she was helping my husband and I purchase our new home, her and her team were working diligently to list and sell our current home. To our... read more

    LaMR19
    12/18/2020 - Zillow

    Jason was an excellent real estate agent. He was pleasant, professional, and very patient with me as a first time homebuyer. Jason was always available to answer any questions I had along the way. I appreciated how he was never pushy and really tried to work within my price range... read more

  • srbuchal
    12/18/2020 - Zillow

    We had a wonderful experience working with Amber. She was knowledgeable in the process and very helpful pointing out things that would end up costing us money on the home like older roofs, and gutter issues. She made sure we understood the bidding process when purchasing. when it came time... read more

    Jake Bevilacqua
    12/18/2020 - Zillow

    Darrin was a pleasure to work with. He sold our home the day it hit the market and helped us find our new home. His knowledge and expertise of the market allowed us to get the best possible price for the sale/buy process of both of our homes.... read more

    Nancy Harris
    12/18/2020 - Zillow

    OMG! Darrin was awesome. Along with being a very good guy, he is excellent at follow up and so motivated to help. He made me feel like his
    friend along with a realtor. He has so much compassion and is very patient.
    Darrin works hard to find the perfect home for his...
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    paperace
    12/17/2020 - Zillow

    I can't praise Andrew enough for everything he's done for us as our agent. As first-time homebuyers, we were initially overwhelmed with the process, but Andrew always made sure we knew exactly what was happening at every step.

    Andrew is incredibly detail-oriented, and he remembered even small, delightful details from...
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  • bdjenkin
    12/15/2020 - Zillow

    Andrew was a wonderful resource in buying my first home. He was gracious with his knowledge in the homebuying experience and made the process and expectations very clear. He was always very responsive with the plethora of questions and concerns I had along the way, and I appreciate his patience... read more

    Andy Modell
    12/14/2020 - Zillow

    Andrew is the best agent I've dealt with. Not only does he have experience working with investors like myself, but he has intimate knowledge of the area and was able to help me negotiate a great price on my new residence.

    When it comes to these covid walkthroughs,...
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    user909391
    12/06/2020 - Zillow

    Darrin went above and beyond in helping us find and close on our new home as well as selling our previous home. His enthusiasm for what he does is unparalleled, and I honestly think he was very bit as excited as we were when we finally found the right home... read more

    Miranda Tomlinson Avatar
    Miranda Tomlinson
    12/04/2020 - Google

    My boyfriend and I have been looking for houses or trying to get ready and find the right team to help us with our new journey to finding our first home together. We started the process 2 years ago. We got so busy and stopped. Then we started it back... read more

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    Kurt Kruschinska
    12/04/2020 - Google

    I had talked to Jim a couple of years back when i was considering selling my house in Ferndale. This July, I pulled the trigger and started working with Drew Mahar. From listing, to pictures, to dealing with inevitable closing drama, Drew and Linnea and the entire team... read more

    Angela Baeckeroot Avatar
    Angela Baeckeroot
    12/04/2020 - Google

    We have loved working with Kara! She helped us buy our Pleasant Ridge home 2 years ago, and we recently sold our Ferndale home with her help. Kara is such a strong advocate and she helped guide us through all of our (many) ups and downs during this process. Kara... read more

    Laura Lumsden Avatar
    Laura Lumsden
    12/04/2020 - Google

    Adrienne was the BEST!! This was our first home buying experience, and she was so helpful, friendly and honest with us. She was always available to answer our numerous questions. Thank you, Adrienne, for everything you do!!

    Kirkland Muller Avatar
    Kirkland Muller
    12/04/2020 - Google

    Darrin from start to finish was an amazing realtor for us as first time home buyers. The knowledge, expertise, and friendliness he showed was just what we needed and we couldn't imagine having gone with a better realtor. Darrin helped us put in a perfect offer that we were comfortable... read more

  • John McQuiggin Avatar
    John McQuiggin
    12/04/2020 - Google

    We worked with Will who was very professional and courteous. The market is so quick changing that he had his hands full with selling our existing home while touring potential new homes. Will kept us grounded throughout the whole process and was very much appreciated. I would recommend Will Robinson... read more

    Anthony Gamm Avatar
    Anthony Gamm
    12/04/2020 - Google

    I had an opportunity to work with Brendan while buying my first house after Jim Shaffer and Associates was recommended by a friend. Not only was Brendan extremely knowledgeable about how to examine houses during a walk through (would take the time to point out potential issues and gave honest... read more

    Aj Hawkins Avatar
    Aj Hawkins
    12/04/2020 - Google

    Working with jim and his team made our process a dream. Everything about finding a great house and all the behind the scenes action is taken care of, thanks Jim and Brendan

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    sherin mathew
    12/04/2020 - Google

    Very happy and grateful with the device they provided.

  • Brenna Walker Avatar
    Brenna Walker
    12/04/2020 - Google

    I worked with Marcia Levenson and she was phenomenal! Always on top of things and willing to explain the process to this first-time home buyer! She was so honest when showing houses, and helped me land my perfect starter house in Hazel Park!! 10/10 would recommend

    Diana Polzin Avatar
    Diana Polzin
    12/04/2020 - Google

    We met April a couple of months ago and we were surprised how knowledgeable she was about the house we were looking at. In addition, she was very friendly and we did not feel at any moment be pushed to buy the house that we feel it is the one.... read more

    jen blackard
    12/01/2020 - Zillow

    We gave Amber the incredible task of finding us the perfect home while purchasing from out of state. Amber was extremely accommodating and patient as she pursued our seemingly endless search. Once our offer was accepted, Amber ensured that we knew each step along the way and helped walk us... read more

    jamiemaries805
    11/22/2020 - Zillow

    Amber was great! She listened and asked questions to make sure she showed me potential homes, not just whatever was up for sale. She was truly interested in helping me find my forever home. On a few occasions there were scheduling conflicts, so Ambers partner, Sam, would help out with... read more

  • grant0246
    11/19/2020 - Zillow

    Adrienne is the BEST!! This was our first home buying experience, and Adrienne was so helpful, friendly and honest with us. She was always available to answer our numerous questions and kept us updated on every step of the process. Thank you, Adrienne, for everything you do!!

    klemoine6
    11/09/2020 - Zillow

    Amber and the entire Jim Shaffer team were absolutely fantastic throughout the entire home buying process. Amber was thoughtful, knowledgeable, and always responsive. She was constantly trying to better understand my wants and needs, and helped me find exactly the house I wanted. There was no pressure, but so much... read more

    Nicole Weibel Avatar
    Nicole Weibel
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Jim’s knowledge of the Woodward Corridor was so helpful when looking for our home. He was quick to respond and painstakingly showed us 15 houses before we found our perfect bungalow. Would highly recommend him and his team for buying and selling!

    Anne Yambor Avatar
    Anne Yambor
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Our home selling experience was a breeze thanks to Kara Edwards and her team at Jim Shaffer and Associates. She walked us through the entire process with knowledge and patience. Kara was quick to answer our questions and she was easy to reach by text and phone. She is also... read more

  • Mike Linihan Avatar
    Mike Linihan
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Working with Kate, I recommend Jim Shaffer to anyone looking to purchase a home in the Royal Oak, Clawson, Ferndale neighborhoods. Very professional team and more than willing to help you out!

    John Stuyvenberg Avatar
    John Stuyvenberg
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Since purchasing our home almost two years, our family is still so happy with Colleen and the great people at JSA! From looking for a home, to the offer and closing process, everyone we met with was so nice and helpful. Since purchasing, we’ve attended multiple community events that Jim... read more

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    robert bedford
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Very helpful!!!

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    Shannon Card
    11/04/2020 - Google

    My agent Adrienne was the best! She was very informative when it came to what I was looking for. She showed me only what I specifically was looking for. She didn't try to sell me on anything outside my price range. She answered all my questions in a... read more

  • Susan Couch Avatar
    Susan Couch
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I am 100% pleased with Jim Shaffer and Associates, especially my rep John Mahar. I started my search for a new condo with John about a year and a half ago, and he sent me listings tailored to my specific needs. We looked at a few places in... read more

    Julia Music Avatar
    Julia Music
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Jim helped me find a new house that met all my needs. I was impressed with his attention to details. There weren't many houses on the market in the area that I as looking in but he hung in there with me to find a perfect place.

    Brittany Schonfeld Avatar
    Brittany Schonfeld
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Great company fast and helpful with finding a home especially in a time of need when my husband and I were transitioning out of the military life. My realtor was Norman Parkins. I bought my home in 2016!

    Jason Eagle Avatar
    Jason Eagle
    11/04/2020 - Google

    From Richard S. to Jenn M. The whole team made sure every detail was taken care of from beginning to end.

  • Mike Shortt Avatar
    Mike Shortt
    11/04/2020 - Google

    First time homebuyer I had Colleen Murphy and she was outstanding. She was professional, friendly, and most importantly, extremely helpful. She is someone I was so grateful to have in my corner and on top of her game with every single detail. I am fortunate enough to be in... read more

    Autumn Woolman Avatar
    Autumn Woolman
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Colleen Murphy was our realtor and she was the absolute best. For first time home buyers, she was patient and honest with us. I’d recommend her to anyone!

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    salma choukani
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Sellers agent! But overall it was a good experience.

    Stacey Eggert Avatar
    Stacey Eggert
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I went to an open house at a Detroit riverfront condo held by Jason Smith. Jason was friendly & professional. He answered all my questions and was knowledgeable about the unit. Jason even took me to the rooftop outdoor community area, which had a beautiful view of the river and... read more

  • Kyle Lemoine Avatar
    Kyle Lemoine
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Amber Steciuk and the entire Jim Shaffer team were absolutely fantastic throughout the entire home buying process. Amber was thoughtful, knowledgeable, and always responsive. She was constantly trying to better understand my wants and needs, and helped me find exactly the house I wanted. There was no pressure, but so... read more

    Matt Schuster Avatar
    Matt Schuster
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I highly recommend John Mahar, Samantha Sills and the whole team at Jim Shaffer and Associates if you are looking for a home. This is the second time I've purchased a home with them and I couldn't be happier. I made the mistake of trying a couple different realtors, but... read more

    Stacey Smith Avatar
    Stacey Smith
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Colleen Murphy is hands-down the best realtor I've ever worked with! She is extremely knowledgeable, friendly and always willing to go the extra mile. I would recommend Colleen to anyone looking for a new home. You can tell she truly loves her job!

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    Teresa V
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I am a first time home buyer and was so lucky to have found the best realtor Colleen Murphy! Buying your first home is scary but Colleen made the process easy. She was the most knowledgeable realtor I’ve met and would never let you buy a house that she didn’t... read more

  • Melissa Gedrich Avatar
    Melissa Gedrich
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We're working with Colleen right now and she is phenomenal. Smart, knows her stuff, let's us make decisions but helps and answers all of our questions. We've been very happy with Colleen at Jim Shaffer! And a shout out to the office staff as well....everyone we've had... read more

    Reem Abou Avatar
    Reem Abou
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I had the chance to work with John Mahar through Jim Shaffer and Associates. I told him exactly what I wanted and he helped me find places that fit the description. He was willing to slow things down when I was looking - so that I could find the right... read more

    David U Avatar
    David U
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We really enjoyed working with Dan Izzo and the Jim Shaffer team. Dan stayed positive and patient throughout the many (many) homes we looked at. When we landed on a home he kept the process moving forward. We would definitely recommend him and Jim Shaffer and Associates!

    Elle Cannon Avatar
    Elle Cannon
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I loved working with Jim Shaffer & Associates to purchase my first home! I had absolutely no idea what the steps were in purchasing a home and they guided me very clearly in every step. I mostly appreciated that they respected my wishes to stay in my budget on a... read more

  • Lindsay Vos Avatar
    Lindsay Vos
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I can’t say enough great things about Samantha Sills. I feel so fortunate to have worked with her, as she found the most perfect place & neighborhood for me. Sam has gone above & beyond for me among multiple occasions, & her work ethic has not gone unnoticed. Not... read more

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    daniel skelley
    11/04/2020 - Google

    My wife and I are relocating from Indiana via Florida for a new job in Detroit. We had only visited Detroit once prior. Darrin was extremely prompt to respond and send us potential showings matching some specific criteria we had sent over email. He made this process really easy and... read more

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    Wen-Sheng Lee
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Very pleased/happy about Sam Sills. She is very professional and very responsive. I would highly recommend her for anyone who is looking to buy/sell in Ferndale area !!

    Mary Talucci Avatar
    Mary Talucci
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Kara Edwards was an exceptional agent when selling a home for the first time! She was informative, calm, and reassuring throughout the entire process. I am so relieved that my house sold and the closing will be done so quickly. Thank you to all the people at Jim Shaffer who... read more

  • Colleen Huston Avatar
    Colleen Huston
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We first worked with Jim Shaffer & Associates back in 2014 when we sold our home in Ferndale. We had such a great experience with them, that we went with them again when we sold our Berkley home in the Spring of 2020.My husband and I worked with Drew Mahar... read more

    Kyle Barie Avatar
    Kyle Barie
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Worked with Dan Izzo and his team. I was already fairly familiar with the process, so I did not have too many questions, but when I did Dan and his team were always quick to respond. Just over a month between finding my house and closing, all during an ongoing... read more

    Brandon Schwandt Avatar
    Brandon Schwandt
    11/04/2020 - Google

    My realtor Marcia was very knowledgeable and helpful in finding me my first home. I had no trouble setting up appointments and she walked me through each step of the home buying process and made it easy for me to understand. I cannot recommend Marcia enough!

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    Karen Ames
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We have thoroughly enjoyed working with Adrienne while buying and selling a home. She gave us great advice and just the right sense of urgency when we met with her about selling. We were fortunate to get an offer within 48 hours after listing. She has been excellent at negotiating... read more

  • Chase Ansok Avatar
    Chase Ansok
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We had a great experience working with Karen Huhn and purchasing a home in Ferndale. We had to deal with fickle sellers, but Karen was with us every step of the way through the buying process. We got a beautiful home at a great price, and we're very happy!

    Ashley Kratzke Avatar
    Ashley Kratzke
    11/04/2020 - Google

    About two years ago, I invited a coworker’s wife, Amber Steciuk, out for cocktails. It wasn’t a social call, but more of a mutual interview. I have been househunting off and on for about a year at that point and was having mixed luck with my realtor at the time.... read more

    Melissa Rowe Avatar
    Melissa Rowe
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Amber Steciuk was the perfect realtor for my first home buying experience! She was patient, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic - and made me feel extremely comfortable each step of the way. She asked careful questions during our walk-throughs...and always made me feel heard. Amber was a tremendous resource, answering all of... read more

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    Bigshots
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I was fortunate to have a realtor like Marcia Levenson) from Jim Shaffer and Associates. She was not at all pushy yet gave me very good advice and listened to what I had to say about what exactly I was looking for. She didn't just try and make... read more

  • Laura Kaspor Avatar
    Laura Kaspor
    11/04/2020 - Google

    They really keep in contact with previous clients to maintain the relationship. This was really fun during Covid as they had many client based virtual events. It’s nice to know that when I am ready to sell/move that I have a great company right there waiting to make my life easier.

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    Bret Alden
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We purchased our first home and Adrienne helped us through the entire buying process. She was very knowledgeable on what to look for and who to work with!Thanks again for all of your assistance!

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    Fran Foote
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Jim was very responsive to all of my questions and concerns and the rest of the team was friendly and more than willing to support me through the process of selling my home. I would recommend this team to anyone!

    Jill Richter Avatar
    Jill Richter
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Colleen Murphy of Jim Shaffer and Associates is the best! We worked with a number of realtors before finding Colleen and she is the most professional, knowledgeable, direct, and responsive realtor we have ever met! We can't recommend her enough. We will continue to use her in future real estate... read more

  • Emily Radowiec Avatar
    Emily Radowiec
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We participated in one of their community events. My family had a great time and enjoyed it very much. Love how much they do for our city! Thank you!!!

    Jessica Pochedly Avatar
    Jessica Pochedly
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We had experience selling a previous house with Jim Shaffer when we left the area, and when we returned we bought the next house with the team as well. When the time came to sell again, Drew Mahar did a great job setting everything up and answering all our... read more

    ILP Avatar
    ILP
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We aren't in need of a house yet, but JSA is always doing cool stuff around the community. They are good people!!

    Judy Garlock Avatar
    Judy Garlock
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Brendan was an amazing agent. I recommend him to everyone. He still keeps in contact even after the close. Wonderful agency to work with.

  • Sheri Parmann Avatar
    Sheri Parmann
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Our house hunting experience was amazing! Thank you to our agent and now friend Amber Steciuk! She listened to our wants and needs, let us vent and mostly showed love and found us the house of our dreams! We will highly recommend Amber again and again! We were a... read more

    Rita Issa Avatar
    Rita Issa
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Jason Smith is an awesome realtor he is patient and knows god valuee.

    Terri Charison Avatar
    Terri Charison
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Would defiantly recommend Jim Shaffer and Associates! During the pandemic they sponsored many events for the community to enjoy. These events helped people to get through times when it was difficult to leave our homes to be entertained!

    Kurt Manuel Avatar
    Kurt Manuel
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Purchased a home with Jim Shaffer and our realtor Andrew Larson was super helpful, responsive and really chill. Buying a house during a pandemic was a strange experience but they were there to make it as easy as possible.

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    Nolan Whitted
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Refinanced my home through Hall Financial and I could not be more satisfied. Not only with the outstanding rate and terms of the loan, but the service was impeccable! I felt informed and involved in the process every step of the way. Everyone at Hall Financial was respectful, professional, informative,... read more

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    dennis halbritter
    11/04/2020 - Google

    I had kind of given up on looking for a house to buy when WillRobinson followed up with me and assured me that he was on myside and very interested in helping me through my first time tryingto buy a home. It’s only been a week working with him and... read more

    Steve Fischer Avatar
    Steve Fischer
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We really enjoyed and appreciated our experience searching for and purchasing our house through Jim Shaffer and Associates!Darrin Roberts was excellent and fun to work with throughout the process.He paid close attention to our needs and our wants while efficiently getting us into houses on our schedule, including many prior... read more

    Logan Pelto Avatar
    Logan Pelto
    11/04/2020 - Google

    We bought our very first home in Ferndale, last year, through Jim Shaffer & Associates. It was a terrifying process to dive into, as I had no previous knowledge of mortgages, real estate, lending or home construction but having gone to Ferndale High School and being a renter in Ferndale,... read more

  • Julie Mckeeman Avatar
    Julie Mckeeman
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Andrew has always been so helpful sharing the amazing FREE events sponsored by JSA for my kids. They enjoy the free pumpkins, cooking demonstrations and others while I enjoy the Drag Queen Bingo. Thank you for always thinking of families and providing great opportunities, even during a pandemic!

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    christina ross
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Great local business that puts your house needs as their top priority! They also do a great job of engaging the community through fun events. You can really tell that this business cares.

    Missy Hedgcock Avatar
    Missy Hedgcock
    11/04/2020 - Google

    Andrew Larson and the team did a fine job helping me sell my Ferndale home quickly and at a reasonable price. Thanks!

    ashleykratzke
    11/03/2020 - Zillow

    About two years ago, I invited a coworker’s wife out for cocktails. It wasn’t a social call, but more of a mutual interview. I have been househunting off and on for about a year at that point and was having mixed luck with my realtor at the time. That initial... read more

  • mxrowe
    11/03/2020 - Zillow

    Amber was the perfect choice for my first home buying experience! She was patient, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic - and made me feel extremely comfortable each step of the way. She asked careful questions during our walk-throughs...and always made me feel heard. Amber was a tremendous resource, answering all of MY... read more

    Matt Schuster
    11/01/2020 - Zillow

    I highly recommend John Mahar, Samantha Sills and the whole team at Jim Shaffer and Associates if you are looking for a home. This is the second time I've purchased a home with them and I couldn't be happier. I made the mistake of trying a couple different realtors, but... read more

    SkelleyDaniels
    10/23/2020 - Zillow

    My wife and I are relocating from Indiana via Florida for a new job in Detroit. We had only visited Detroit once prior. Darrin was extremely prompt to respond and send us potential showings matching some specific criteria we had sent over email. He made this process really easy and... read more

    Brandon Schwandt
    10/21/2020 - Zillow

    Marcia was very knowledgeable and helpful in finding me my first home. I had no trouble setting up appointments and she walked me through each step of the home buying process and made it easy for me to understand. I cannot recommend Marcia enough!

  • Jill Richter
    10/12/2020 - Zillow

    Colleen is the best! We worked with a number of realtors before finding Colleen and she is the most professional, knowledgeable, direct, and responsive realtor we have ever met! We can't recommend her enough. We will continue to use her in future real estate endeavors. She is truly an amazing... read more

    kirklandmuller
    10/11/2020 - Zillow

    Darrin from start to finish was an amazing realtor for us as first time home buyers. The knowledge, expertise, and friendliness he showed was just what we needed and we couldn't imagine having gone with a better realtor. Darrin helped us put in a perfect offer that we were comfortable... read more

    zuser20161031190532309
    10/07/2020 - Zillow

    We really enjoyed and appreciated our experience searching for and purchasing our house through Jim Shaffer and Associates!
    Darrin Roberts was excellent and fun to work with throughout the process.

    He paid close attention to our needs and our wants while efficiently getting us into houses on our schedule, including many prior...
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    Anne Yambor
    10/06/2020 - Zillow

    Our home selling experience was a breeze thanks to Kara Edwards and her team. She walked us through the entire process with knowledge and patience. Kara was quick to answer our questions and she was easy to reach by text and phone. She is also personable and easy to talk... read more

  • Melissa McDonald Avatar
    Melissa McDonald
    10/04/2020 - Google

    As a first time home-buyer I felt very supported by Jim Shaffer and Associates, and especially my agent Marty who was phenomenal throughout the entire process. Marty helped find the perfect home for me in Detroit and I'm very happy with the outcome. I would definitely recommend them to any... read more

    Julie Barker Avatar
    Julie Barker
    10/04/2020 - Google

    I had a perfect experience selling my house in Hazel Park with Drew Mahar! He was knowledgable, positive, easy and quick to communicate with, honest, professional and down to earth. I felt comfortable trusting any advice he gave me. I love JSA’s focus on marketing and their team approach. I... read more

    Whitney Shyu Avatar
    Whitney Shyu
    10/04/2020 - Google

    Jason and Nicole were an amazing team! Jason was patient showing us every house we wanted to see and he made the process fun. Nicole is a go-getter and she got us the house we wanted when there was another offer for the house. Thanks guys!!

    Aaron Saoud Avatar
    Aaron Saoud
    10/04/2020 - Google

    Really easy company to work with. Marcia is great!

  • abj2k2
    10/02/2020 - Zillow

    John was recommended to me by two friends who have both used him as their agent. He was exactly the person I needed to help me through the process of buying my first home. John met with me after hours and always worked with my schedule. He helped navigate trying... read more

    melmarie32
    9/28/2020 - Zillow

    As a first time home-buyer I felt very supported by Jim Shaffer and Associates, and especially my agent Marty who was phenomenal throughout the entire process. Marty helped find the perfect home for me in Detroit and I'm very happy with the outcome. I would definitely recommend them to any... read more

    user51243453
    9/27/2020 - Zillow

    The thought of selling my home was stressful, but selling it during the time of a world pandemic in 2020, was definitely an added stress. The uncertainty was real and we didn't know what to expect. Then, came Darrin. I don't think I truly got to express... read more

    zuser20170427152001848
    9/25/2020 - Zillow

    It has been a wonderful experience working with Sam to buy a property in Ferndale. Very easy to talk to and easy to get hold of too. She has good connections to all different resources and that helps a lot during the house hunting/negotiating process. She understands the neighborhood well.... read more

  • NikkiLopez3
    9/25/2020 - Zillow

    Amber truly is one of the best. She is so patient, considerate and kind even when it got stressful. She listens and offers compromises so we can both get a home that matches us equally. I will always recommend Amber to someone who is ready to find a new home,... read more

    NathanStubblefield
    9/24/2020 - Zillow

    Andrew helped us navigate the crazy summer market as first time home buyers. He showed us home after home until we found the right one for us. Andrew was patient and knowledgeable and always available for questions.

    user94099274
    9/17/2020 - Zillow

    Darrin was the absolute best realtor! He was extremely professional and truly adhered to our needs. Not once did we feel like “just another client”! He made this experience fun and stress free. I would 100% recommend Darrin to anyone searching for a home!

    drew6953
    9/16/2020 - Zillow

    I met Andrew randomly at a showing in Hazel Park, which he was not originally scheduled to show (it was an open house that I missed it by 5 minutes). He got wind of this, contacted me, and then rushed over and opened the house so that I could... read more

  • KathiMarie
    9/10/2020 - Zillow

    I had such a positive experience with the search and purchase of my new home and I know it was because of Marcia! She traveled from one side of town to another (because I just couldn't decide exactly where I wanted to move) taking me to see homes for... read more

    Keenan Covington Avatar
    Keenan Covington
    9/04/2020 - Google

    I can’t speak (or write) more highly about my experience with Will Robinson of the JS&A team. In addition to advocating for me at every turn, he was informative and I’m fortunate to have worked with him for my first home buying experience.

    Carly Grace Avatar
    Carly Grace
    9/04/2020 - Google

    We loved working with Jim Shaffer and Associates. I highly recommend working with Will. We were stuck trying to find a rental and never thought we would find a place until we got help from Will. He was very responsive and easy to work with. As new renters he walked... read more

    Jen Tupper Avatar
    Jen Tupper
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Will Robinson with Jim Shaffer and Associates made our house search and home buying experience great. We were initially unsure if moving was the right decision for us, but Will was patient and helpful while we weighed our options. We also had very specific needs and a very small area... read more

  • Jake Kalkman Avatar
    Jake Kalkman
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Will Robinson went above and beyond all of my expectations during every step of the home buying process. As first-time homebuyers, my wife and I were nervous and unsure of what to expect when we began thinking of buying a home, but Will could not have made it an easier... read more

    Brandon Biller Avatar
    Brandon Biller
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Will Robinson was helpful and patient in helping me to find the right home. I had specific requirements for workspace related to my automotive projects, which he listened to and showed me a broad range of houses meeting those needs. He helped me every step of the way through... read more

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    kaydi gaines
    9/04/2020 - Google

    My husband and I decided to buy a house and move very fast with little time to waste. We found our realtor Will and Jim Shaffer and Associates and we’re so grateful. From start to finish the process was seamless. He was extremely thorough and helped guide us through... read more

    Josh Jelenek Avatar
    Josh Jelenek
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Will Robinson is the best realtor - hands down. He knows the area really well, listened intently to what we were looking for and was able to refine the search to find what we wanted. He was knowledgeable and never pushy, putting us first even pivoting midway through based on... read more

  • Cecily Scarlett Avatar
    Cecily Scarlett
    9/04/2020 - Google

    I worked with Will Robinson at Jim Shaffer and Associates and he is amazing. This was my first time buying a home and they made the process so easy. I had such a smooth process. I was able to find exactly what I wanted in the time frame I needed.... read more

    Ryan Avatar
    Ryan
    9/04/2020 - Google

    I can not say enough about Jim Shaffer and Associates. I had the pleasure of working with Darrin as my realtor. This team was professional, responsive, and knowledgeable. Highly recommend!!

    Edward Melville Avatar
    Edward Melville
    9/04/2020 - Google

    When we started looking for a new house, a friend of ours recommended John Mahar from Jim Shaffer and Associates and we couldn't be happier with the experience (not just from John but from everyone we had contact with at the company). John is professional, knowledge (extremely so!), and an... read more

    Rachel Denham Avatar
    Rachel Denham
    9/04/2020 - Google

    We had the pleasure of working with Andrew at Jim Shaffer and Associates. As first time home buyers, Andrew was a perfect match for us. He is so knowledgeable about this market, and was able to help walk us through every step of the process. We really appreciated his availability,... read more

  • Leslie Aulie Avatar
    Leslie Aulie
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Colleen Murphy is a fantastic, conscientious, wonderful realtor! She helped our daughter find the perfect home.She must’ve shown us a zillion homes! This is our daughter’s first home purchase so house hunting lasted several months. Colleen is patient, kind & extremely knowledgeable about home construction. She always responded... read more

    Maya Likavec-Witri Avatar
    Maya Likavec-Witri
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Everyone associated with Jim Shaffer and Associates was wonderful to interact with, from the very beginning. Our realtor, Karen Huhn was the perfect realtor for us. She took our critiques andpraises of houses and helped us narrow our search and also kept us calm when the frustration of being a... read more

    Joshua Walters Avatar
    Joshua Walters
    9/04/2020 - Google

    We worked with Jim Shaffer and Associates, and they treated us extremely well. Our realtor was great at pointing out things we never would have noticed (good and BAD) this really made us so much more comfortable with the home buying experience. Definitely recommend!

    Brad Wethy Avatar
    Brad Wethy
    9/04/2020 - Google

    As a first time home buyer I was rather nervous and anxious about buying my first home. Amy G with Jim Shaffer and Associates made my experience better than I could ever have imagined. She was incredibly responsive as well as helpful in regards to finding me a... read more

  • Courtney Rix Avatar
    Courtney Rix
    9/04/2020 - Google

    My husband and I had a great experience with Jim Shaffer and Associates! The buying process was smooth and everyone was professional and responsive.

    Kate Coleman Avatar
    Kate Coleman
    9/04/2020 - Google

    I had a wonderful experience working with Jim Schaffer and John Maher. My home is beautiful and they truly bent over backwards to help accommodate and work with me. I would recommend this organization to anyone looking. Also Jim does beautiful home flips. Love my new home!!!!

    Mishka Repaska Avatar
    Mishka Repaska
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Marty has been so great in helping me purchase my first home. She has provided much needed and appreciated personal attention throughout the entire process. I don't know how I could do this without her!!

    Sarah Woodle Avatar
    Sarah Woodle
    9/04/2020 - Google

    This was our second time working with Drew from Jim Shaffer and Associates. He made the process seamless. Drew is extremely honest and down to earth. He is very knowledgeable and truly listened to everything we told him. We had a hiccup with our bank but Drew was so supportive... read more

  • Nicholas DuPont Avatar
    Nicholas DuPont
    9/04/2020 - Google

    Very great to work with. Made the process very easy and worked with us the whole way. They definitely live up to their 5 star reputation.

    Valyssa Brown
    9/02/2020 - Zillow

    We can not speak highly enough about our experience with Kate Waters. As first-time homebuyers with little knowledge of how to find the right place and what areas would suit our needs the best, we were so fortunate to have come in contact with her and knew instantly she was... read more

    adwilts
    8/31/2020 - Zillow

    The biggest shame here is the rating system as Mr. Roberts deserves way more than 5 Stars. As a buyer who was extremely uneducated entering this process Darrin maintained patience and went out of his way on more than one occasion to respond late nights or weekends to any question... read more

    jenwtupper
    8/31/2020 - Zillow

    Will Robinson with Jim Shaffer and Associates made our house search and home buying experience great. We were initially unsure if moving was the right decision for us, but Will was patient and helpful while we weighed our options. We also had very specific needs and a very small area... read more

  • ChelseaMcMurray4
    8/29/2020 - Zillow

    Darrin Roberts assisted my in buying my very first home. As a first time homebuyer I was a bit naive in the process, stressors, and challenges that come along with it. Thankfully I had Darrin to aide in the process!! He is extremely professional, knowledgeable, attentive, and always advocated on... read more

    Lindsay Vos
    8/29/2020 - Zillow

    I can’t say enough great things about Sam from The Good Company. Not only does she rock at her job, she is genuinely a good person. She goes above & beyond and goes “the extra mile,” for her clients. A true go getter. Her communication skills are great & she... read more

    asitarik
    8/28/2020 - Zillow

    I mean, Karen is a literal gem and Jim Shaffer and associates is a well-oiled real estate machine. It's a match made in heaven. She helped us sell our Ferndale home and it was a smooth operation from start to end. Our home photos looked so great,... read more

    Rachel Denham
    8/25/2020 - Zillow

    We had the pleasure of working with Andrew at Jim Shaffer and Associates. As first time home buyers, Andrew was a perfect match for us. He is so knowledgeable about this market, and was able to help walk us through every step of the process. We really appreciated his availability,... read more

  • kenzzmorris
    8/25/2020 - Zillow

    Amber was an excellent agent! She did a very good job at learning what we liked in houses so that she could highlight whether certain places would be a good fit or not. Her attitude was always positive and she was very attentive and worked well with our schedules. Amber... read more

    Claire Kalkman
    8/22/2020 - Zillow

    We had a wonderful experience working with Will Robinson with Jim Shaffer and Associates. We moved across Michigan and needed to select an agent who knew the area well. Will was extremely flexible and always made time to show us homes during our small visiting window. He was excellent with... read more

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    Brad Wethy
    positive review 
    8/21/2020 - Facebook

    I recently purchased my first home with the assistance from Amy at Jim Shaffer and Associates. I can not speak highly enough about her and the team she has. Amy made the process very understandable and fun even while dealing with the pandemic. If you are considering... read more

    joshualawrence25
    8/21/2020 - Zillow

    We worked with Jim Shaffer and Associates, and they treated us extremely well. Our realtor was great at pointing out things we never would have noticed (good and BAD) this really made us so much more comfortable with the home buying experience. Definitely recommend!

  • Amanda Prudden Avatar
    Amanda Prudden
    positive review 
    8/20/2020 - Facebook

    Will is an amazing realtor and the whole team is great and so helpful. They helped us with everything and always found a answer for us if we had questions or a problem. Definitely recommend this Team!

    Kaitlin Aulie
    8/20/2020 - Zillow

    Colleen is such a patient realtor, she showed me dozens of homes and she was willing to try for anything at all hours. Her knowledge of homes is unmatched in comparison to other realtors I met. I highly recommend Colleen for your home search, even if you’re “working” with someone... read more

    stephanie loveless
    8/18/2020 - Zillow

    We had an extremely challenging personal situation, complicating our recent home purchase. And THEN the virus hit! But the JSA Team stuck with us through it all, and got us into the perfect home for my brother. Brendan and the whole JSA Team are great, and we deeply appreciate their... read more

    sarah m woodle
    8/11/2020 - Zillow

    This was our second time working with Drew from Jim Shaffer and Associates. He made the process seamless. Drew is extremely honest and down to earth. He is very knowledgeable and truly listened to everything we told him. We had a hiccup with our bank but Drew was so supportive... read more

  • loughridgeb91
    8/10/2020 - Zillow

    April assisted us with every step of the home buying experience by providing quick, knowledgeable information. Any and all questions were answered in full, and she made the process of buying a home straight forward and direct. I would highly recommend her services to anyone looking to buy a home... read more

    Brent Hobson
    8/10/2020 - Zillow

    I haven't rented a home in over 30 years, so the process was all new to me. April was fantastic in guiding me through the process, making sure i was on top of things with applications and such, as well as keeping contact with the different realtors/landlords that we... read more

    samsuntres
    8/10/2020 - Zillow

    Colleen is a great realtor and we highly recommend her! She helped us to buy our first home. When searching for our home, she provided her expert knowledge of do's and don'ts, was extremely thorough during walk-throughs and assisted in obtaining background information on properties. In addition to her amazing... read more

    BrandiFaunaStewart
    8/07/2020 - Zillow

    Adrienne was perfect and absolutely crucial to getting us the house of our dreams. We had a contingent offer on a house and we could not have gotten through the negotiations without her. She was so responsive and helped the other agents coordinate the delicate contract we had agreed upon.... read more

  • Nate Mynsberge
    8/04/2020 - Zillow

    Kara was great to work with through the entire home sale process. She was able to come in and give direction on what projects should be completed prior to listing the property to maximize value. We had multiple offers in less than 48hrs!

    She also helped me purchase a new home....
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    Erica Gomes Avatar
    Erica Gomes
    8/04/2020 - Google

    Brendan at Jim Shaffer and Associates was so helpful to me and my husband during our house search. Michigan’s housing market is already crazy, and on top of that we were dealing with the pause from the pandemic. Brendan was always available to talk to us and to answer all... read more

    L Sheets Avatar
    L Sheets
    8/04/2020 - Google

    Darrin Roberts is a wonderful realtor. He is responsive and energetic and is very interested in meeting his client's expectations. I would definitely recommend Darrin to someone needing a realtor. Thanks Darrin!

    Kailey Arbaugh Avatar
    Kailey Arbaugh
    8/04/2020 - Google

    We couldn’t be more pleased with our experience working with Jim Shaffer and Associates. Our realtor, Jason Smith, went above and beyond to make sure that the process of buying and selling a home- even during a pandemic!- went smoothly. We highly recommend trusting Jim Shaffer and Associates with your... read more

  • Brett Chalupa Avatar
    Brett Chalupa
    8/04/2020 - Google

    If you live in the Metro Detroit area, it's likely you've seen Jim Shaffer's smiling face on any number of for sale signs in the yards of homes. when it came time to sell, Kara Edwards (our listing agent) and Brad Frostic (our closing coordinator) did a fantastic job from... read more

    Kosta Kapellas Avatar
    Kosta Kapellas
    8/04/2020 - Google

    Working with Darrin Roberts, Tandy Jurgensen, and Brad Frostic at Jim Shaffer and Associates has been a dream. Darrin is knowledgeable about all things houses- for a first time home buyer this is critical when looking for a house. He showed me a ton of important things to look for... read more

    Kelly Brosky Avatar
    Kelly Brosky
    8/04/2020 - Google

    Marty was very patient and helpful while I looked for my first home. She was very attentive to what I wanted and was honest in her opinions and advice. First through the holidays, then through covid quarantine, she kept me motivated and we found the perfect match for me and... read more

    Ryan Arbaugh Avatar
    Ryan Arbaugh
    8/04/2020 - Google

    It is clear why Jim and his team are well-known names in the Real Estate industry. They are the most knowledgeable team in the Royal Oak area and beyond. From start to finish, they made our home selling and buying experience a smooth process. A lot of times, this process... read more

  • Elizabeth Simon Avatar
    Elizabeth Simon
    8/04/2020 - Google

    We went through JSA to find our first home and I couldn't be happier with them, Marty was the best! She took the time to understand what we were looking for and made sure we were comfortable every step of the process. Would definitely recommend!

    Cynthia Collins Avatar
    Cynthia Collins
    8/04/2020 - Google

    Our realtor, Colleen Murphy, not only helped my son and his family buy their first home in the middle of a pandemic, but she also helped us to sell our rental property over asking in one day!!! I can not recommend highly enough! Professional, knowledgeable, honest, gets the job done!

    Carlos Padilla Avatar
    Carlos Padilla
    8/04/2020 - Google

    My wife and I are new homeowners as of May 1! We owe it all to Marty Fox with her awesome efforts and patience with us while searching for a home. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a home. She was professional, kind, listened to our needs and... read more

    Diane Brake Avatar
    Diane Brake
    8/04/2020 - Google

    Our search for a new home in Royal Oak started in April 2020. We were referred to Jim Shaffer and Associates by a friend and that was where our good luck began! Within hours of emailing their office, we received a phone call letting us know that an agent, Colleen... read more

  • Hannah Olgren Avatar
    Hannah Olgren
    8/04/2020 - Google

    I had the pleasure of working with Colleen Murphy, would recommend to anyone and everyone! As a first-time home-buyer, I was clueless of what to expect and Colleen made the process both informative and fun. She helped my fiancé and I find the home of our dreams without ever making... read more

    nathan collins Avatar
    nathan collins
    8/04/2020 - Google

    My wife and I are looking for a new home in early March, and we happened to meet Colleen at an open house. What a lucky break that was! Colleen and Jason both were a huge help. Very attentive and honest. They helped keep us grounded and helped us get... read more

    Madison Navarre Avatar
    Madison Navarre
    8/04/2020 - Google

    So grateful for JSA and particularly Marcia, who helped us find our first home. Buying your first home is scary but Marcia made it so comfortable and smooth. Very personable and never pushy. She would always go out of her way to make sure we saw the houses that... read more

    Janine Knox Avatar
    Janine Knox
    8/04/2020 - Google

    What an amazing group of people! I was lucky enough to stumbleupon Dan Izzo checking out homes on Zillow. I wasn’t looking but thenDan walked me through a virtual open house in such detail (the type of home, what tolook for, etc.) that I started seriouslylooking!Dan and April Ozdych... read more

  • Daniel Loines Avatar
    Daniel Loines
    8/04/2020 - Google

    Very helpful in purchasing our first home.

    David LaForme Avatar
    David LaForme
    8/04/2020 - Google

    I was very happy with my experience at Jim Shaffer and Associates!My real estate agent, Karen Huhn, was fantastic at her job and found me the perfect house. She was very well organized and offered very helpful advice and expertise! Her communication was great, she always answered any questions I... read more

    Katelyn Marie Avatar
    Katelyn Marie
    positive review 
    8/01/2020 - Facebook

    Thank you to Kate Waters and Emilio Riccio from @soldcalljim we truly could not have had a better experience. Kate was our realtor and listened to our needs, what we wanted, and provided options we hadn’t thought of which is when she put us in touch with Emilio who will... read more

    natsterz
    7/31/2020 - Zillow

    We had a most excellent experience selling our house with Amber! Everything went so smoothly and quickly. She was very supportive through the whole process and an advocate for us as sellers and our home. I would highly recommend her services if you are looking to sell your home!

  • aaronsaul13
    7/31/2020 - Zillow

    I’ve never written a review for anything but this women is the absolute BEST! My wife and I worked with her for 6 mos and being a fist time home buyer she set the bar extremely high. Never mind her knowledge, great attitude, attention to detail, and negotiation skills. Her... read more

    gailrsd
    7/29/2020 - Zillow

    We live in California and Kara represented us for the sale of my Mom’s home in Berkley, MI during the pandemic. She was outstanding to work with and sold my Mom’s home in one day over asking price. I have been involved in six real estate transactions over the years... read more

    acary0210
    7/28/2020 - Zillow

    If I had to choose one word to describe Darrin Roberts during this home buying process it is CATER! Darrin catered to our every need! He goes above any beyond to ensure the home buying process will go as SMOOTH as possible and to ensure everything is in the absolute... read more

    user5283763
    7/25/2020 - Zillow

    I am very happy with the how smooth the process was to sell my home. Drew Marha was very knowledgeable and efficient. I am a senior and not very computer savvy, Drew was very patient with me and made sure I was comfortable with the whole electronic singing experience. I... read more

  • eduardo m segura1
    7/24/2020 - Zillow

    Very helpful and attentive team, great marketing, and most importantly, sold our home FAST for a great price. It was a real pleasure working with the Jim Shaffer team.

    user86801811
    7/23/2020 - Zillow

    To say we got lucky having Amber as our realtor is an understatement.
    Like most people who are searching for a new home, we were also searching for a realtor.
    Little did we know as we were going through a subdivision on the north side of Oak Park that we...
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    triciab86
    7/21/2020 - Zillow

    Marty is amazing! As first time home buyers, she helped us through each step of the process and was patient with us as we searched for a house for almost a year. 🙂 Marty is knowledgeable, accommodating, and a great person who always made looking at houses fun!

    Brett Chalupa
    7/20/2020 - Zillow

    Kara Edwards (our listing agent) and Brad Frostic (our closing coordinator) did a fantastic job from initial contact through closing with listing and selling our home. They were available for questions and support throughout the entire process while always being calm, kind, and courteous. We had such a positive experience... read more

  • angelique gbsc
    7/15/2020 - Zillow

    Colleen helped us buy a house in Michigan while we were still living in California. She helped us narrow down what we were looking for and really pointed out things about houses that might or might not work for us based on our family needs so we could make a... read more

    deb2olsz
    7/14/2020 - Zillow

    Colleen first helped my daughter (who isn't easy to please!) find a home for her growing family. She was more than helpful getting her through the experience. she had helpful advice through the inspection and was always available. Colleen then helped me sell a rental house... good advice through the... read more

    dianebrake101
    7/14/2020 - Zillow

    Our search for a new home in Royal Oak started in April 2020. We were referred to Jim Shaffer and Associates by a friend and that was where our good luck began! Within hours of emailing their office, we received a phone call letting us know that an agent, Colleen... read more

    user9969382
    7/14/2020 - Zillow

    I had the pleasure of working with Colleen Murphy, would recommend to anyone and everyone! As a first-time home-buyer, I was clueless of what to expect and Colleen made the process both informative and fun. She helped my fiancé and I find the home of our dreams without ever making... read more

  • nfarley10
    7/14/2020 - Zillow

    Drew, Linnea and the rest of the Jim Shaffer and Associates team were an absolute pleasure to work with. Right from the start Drew made selling our home an easy and pleasant process. They had a great understanding of Royal Oak's market and handled the many COVID related challenges smoothly... read more

    lindeminde
    7/14/2020 - Zillow

    Amber was amazing, as was the team she works with! The process of selling our house was so incredibly smooth. We couldn’t believe it! We were always kept informed and I knew I could reach out to Amber with and questions I had. I would HIGHLY recommend Amber and her team!!

    tmac1236
    7/14/2020 - Zillow

    Drew has sold three properties for me in the last year, and I am very pleased with his services. His experience is a real plus when buying or selling real estate.

    bdh2os
    7/12/2020 - Zillow

    Drew was very professional in all the aspects of listing and selling our home. The process took place during the COvid 19 restrictions so only virtual viewing unless specifically interest requested. The pandemic restrictions made the whole process a little different normal.
    Drew had knowledge and support for...
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  • Craig Smith
    7/09/2020 - Zillow

    Kara quickly helped us sell our 1st home in July 2020. She was knowledgable about the current market situation during Covid-19 and helped us strategically come up with a listing date and price. Kara and her team were quick to respond to any questions we had along the way. Overall... read more

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    Shannon Wicks Card
    positive review 
    7/08/2020 - Facebook

    Adrienne has been wonderful to work with! She kept me informed on all the properties that came up for sale that were within my criteria. She was very knowledgeable and answered all my calls. With the craziness of COVID and all the questions I had being a first time buyer... read more

    Josh Berenter
    7/08/2020 - Zillow

    I recently worked with Andrew Larsen with Jim Shaffer and Associates, and my experience was fantastic. I was a first-time home buyer, and Andrew always made himself available to answer any questions I had, and provide expertise on the local market and home-buying process.

    I highly recommend Andrew and Jim Shaffer...
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    rogershamilton
    7/07/2020 - Zillow

    It was a pleasure working with Richard for our recent purchase. With all of the changes happening due to COVID-19, Richard was able to get us into our house with no issues. He was always quick to return phone calls and text messages, and he is extremely knowledgeable... read more

  • JanineKnox4
    7/06/2020 - Zillow

    What an amazing group of people! I was lucky enough to stumble
    upon Dan Izzo checking out homes on Zillow. I wasn’t looking but then
    Dan walked me through a virtual open house in such detail (the type of home, what to
    look for, etc.) that I started seriously
    looking!

    Dan and April...
    read more

    Katelyn Williams Avatar
    Katelyn Williams
    7/04/2020 - Google

    My husband and I worked with Brendon to find a home, and he rocked!! We were first time home buyers, and he was always willing to answer questions and educate us. He would do a mini inspection in each house we visited so we knew which houses to not even... read more

    Kenny Wahrman Avatar
    Kenny Wahrman
    7/04/2020 - Google

    I worked with Brendan to buy my first house, and he was superb. He answered all my questions and gave advice throughout this crazy spring with Covid-19. We ended up finding an amazing house, and I have Brendan and the good folks at Jim Shaffer to thank for it.

    Alexia Tyler Avatar
    Alexia Tyler
    7/04/2020 - Google

    My fiancé and I bought our first house a few days ago and it went so smoothy with the help from our realtor Mike Guido! We are fresh out of college and had absolutely no idea what we were doing but he helped us every step of the way. He... read more

  • Eric Wilson Avatar
    Eric Wilson
    7/04/2020 - Google

    Andrew of Jim Shaffer and Associates was fantastic to work with. He was extremely responsive to our needs as first-time home buyers, communicating via Zoom, text and email at any time of day or night.He was knowledgeable of the current local market, and helped us to understand the real ... read more

    Lauren Myers Avatar
    Lauren Myers
    7/04/2020 - Google

    My husband and I had a great experience working with Adrienne! We highly recommend working with her as she’s professional, hard working, and always works to get the best result whether you are buying or selling.

    Stephanie Cogo Avatar
    Stephanie Cogo
    7/04/2020 - Google

    I worked with Emilio when I first started the home buying process and he was always so supportive and informative when we looked at houses. Making sure to give us as much information as we needed to help us make the best choice.When we sold our house Emilio was there... read more

    Max Payne Avatar
    Max Payne
    7/04/2020 - Google

    Highly recommend Karen Huhn from my first time home buying process! She gives honest and valuable feedback. Is easily accessible. Goes above and beyond in this new climate. We needed to move fast to get the home I wanted and she was the key to success! Great negotiating skills. ... read more

  • victorobi
    6/30/2020 - Zillow

    Amber is such an amazing agent! As a first time house buyer, my family did not know much about buying a house. Amber made sure she put us through everything is a very understandable manner and we will able to close the deal in a very reasonable amount of time.... read more

    zuser20160810102608294
    6/30/2020 - Zillow

    Darin was amazing! He was super helpful in navigating the whole process of selling our home! If he didn't know the answer, he would find someone on his team that did know it! He was easy to work with and made us feel like we were his only client. We... read more

    lindseywitte1
    6/30/2020 - Zillow

    Darrin is a fantastic realtor! He supported my move from out of state and conducted the home buying process almost completely virtual. He is quick to respond and a great listener. He has a great understanding of the Woodward Coordidor area. He is so warm and is always quick to... read more

    danielleco3
    6/30/2020 - Zillow

    I absolutely loved working with Morgan! We were first time home buyers with little knowledge of the home buying process. Morgan made everything so easy! She has amazing contacts...the lender she recommended provided a far better rate than any other bank and the entire team was so awesome at keeping... read more

  • schuster521
    6/30/2020 - Zillow

    I’ve had previous experience with Jim, and we recently worked with Karen Huhn on purchasing our new home in Oak Park. She. Is. Amazing. She is so easy to work with, she is friendly, extremely knowledgeable, and she found us exactly what we were looking for. Jim and his team... read more

    Mark McMillan Avatar
    Mark McMillan
    positive review 
    6/27/2020 - Facebook

    Karen was AMAZING!! So professional, always available to answer questions, and very knowledgeable about the whole process. i HIGHLY recommend Jim Shaffer and his team; especially Karen Huhn!!Thank you so much Karen & Jim for helping me find a home in Ferndale!

    Cassie Scherer-Crull Avatar
    Cassie Scherer-Crull
    positive review 
    6/26/2020 - Facebook

    John was amazing! He was easy to work with and super knowledgeable about pricing and what we needed to do to sell my father in law’s house. Absolutely recommend he and his team!

    Sarah King
    6/26/2020 - Zillow

    Nicole Dempsey was wonderful to work with! She really listened to what I wanted, was considerate of my budget and was available at all hours. She answered all of my questions and made my first time buying process very easy. It was especially helpful to have such a diligent and... read more

  • trout jason r
    6/22/2020 - Zillow

    Darrin was everything I could have asked for in a Real Estate Professional. I had no idea what to expect when I began the process of buying my first home, but Darrin was able to walk me through every step of the way. I never felt as though Darrin was... read more

    Tess Kolp Avatar
    Tess Kolp
    positive review 
    6/19/2020 - Facebook

    Professional & knowledgeable

    TessKolp
    6/19/2020 - Zillow

    Our agent was familiar with our neighborhood and was able to put us in the home of our dreams! She was available 24/7 it seemed and always responded quickly. Made a stressful process very easy for us.

    Eric W
    6/10/2020 - Zillow

    Andrew Larsen of Jim Shaffer and Associates was fantastic to work with. He was extremely responsive to our needs as first-time home buyers, communicating via Zoom, text and email at any time of day or night.

    He was knowledgable of the current local market, and helped us to understand the real...
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  • laumyers08
    6/09/2020 - Zillow

    My husband and I would work with Adrienne any day. She is always so helpful and always answers our phone calls, day or night. We couldn’t have asked for a better experience!

    Andrea Dabrowski Avatar
    Andrea Dabrowski
    positive review 
    6/06/2020 - Facebook

    Easy to work with! I would absolutely recommend working with this group. and I love the events they put on for fun :).

    SeanGrisan
    6/05/2020 - Zillow

    I would recommend Brendan to anyone looking to buy or sell a home. Brendan was honest, responsive, patient, and understanding as an agent. He always put my needs first and was honest throughout my search, even if it extended the process for himself. Brendan was not only a great help... read more

    Andrea Dabrowski Avatar
    Andrea Dabrowski
    6/04/2020 - Google

    Excellent experience with this group! Made my first time home buying experience as stress free as possible.

  • Emily Zmudczynski Avatar
    Emily Zmudczynski
    6/04/2020 - Google

    We truly have nothing but good things to say about JSA! We purchased our first home using JSA back in 2016, and for first time home buyers, the process was great! This time, we sold our home (another first for us) and purchased a new one. From the listing photos... read more

    Atampreet Singh Avatar
    Atampreet Singh
    6/04/2020 - Google

    I had a pleasure working with Colleen. It was an especially difficult transaction due to title issues from seller side, but Colleen and the rest of team acted calmly and kept everything in line to close without any issues.Colleen is a great person to work with, very knowledgeable and will... read more

    Heather Vincent Avatar
    Heather Vincent
    6/04/2020 - Google

    We had a great experience working with Andrew Larsen and the team. Highly recommend!

    Julie Egner Wilhjelm Avatar
    Julie Egner Wilhjelm
    6/04/2020 - Google

    It has taken us too long to write this review, because we do not even know where to begin - Darrin was beyond a blessing for our family in innumerable ways.We were transferred here from out of state and arrived the day after Christmas, living in corporate housing after our... read more

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    Joseph Vukich
    6/04/2020 - Google

    John Mahar is an absolute pro. He helped sell out house right as the Covid-19 outbreak was grinding economic activity to a halt. The process of selling a home during a pandemic was very stressful, but John Mahar made us feel at ease and confident that we were making the... read more

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    Natalie Stough
    6/04/2020 - Google

    Working with them was a great experience. They helped us navigate buying a home during the pandemic and were super helpful!

    user35459621
    6/02/2020 - Zillow

    It has taken us too long to write this review, because we do not even know where to begin - Darrin was beyond a blessing for our family in innumerable ways.

    We were transferred here from out of state and arrived the day after Christmas, living in corporate housing after our...
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    Laura Vukich Avatar
    Laura Vukich
    positive review 
    5/28/2020 - Facebook

    John Mahar is an absolute pro. He helped sell our house right as the Covid-19 outbreak was grinding economic activity to a halt. The process of selling a home during a pandemic was very stressful, but John Mahar made us feel at ease and confident that we were making the... read more

  • Jennifer Batsios Avatar
    Jennifer Batsios
    positive review 
    5/24/2020 - Facebook

    We recently closed on our first home after working with Andrew and Jim Shaffer and Associates. We started the process almost a year ago and decided to take some time off. Andrew never pressured us and was ready to pick right back up where we started. Andrew was patient, helpful,... read more

    Jennifer Bryson
    5/24/2020 - Zillow

    We recently closed on our first home after working with Andrew and Jim Shaffer and Associates. We started the process almost a year ago and decided to take some time off. Andrew never pressured us and was ready to pick right back up where we started. Andrew was patient, helpful,... read more

    jadearendas
    5/22/2020 - Zillow

    Nicole was great to work with! She was very knowledgeable, responsive, and made us feel at ease as first time home buyers. Nicole went above and beyond helping us through the steps.

    Arjun Sundaram
    5/20/2020 - Zillow

    Very knowledgeable, and responsive. Amber was able to walk us through the home buying process and explain all the steps. As first time home buyers, her help at every step was invaluable, and I would not hesitate to recommend her to anyone

  • user03542795
    5/19/2020 - Zillow

    Amber was very informative when it came to the home buying process. She was available for questions at all hours and days. She is a really nice person as well. I highly recommend her to anyone.

    we4cards7
    5/17/2020 - Zillow

    I could not have been happier with Adrienne! I was a first time buyer so I had a lot of questions and was a little nervous about the whole process, where to begin and what to expect. Adrienne was on the ball! Always very available, she answered all my... read more

    emilyzmud
    5/12/2020 - Zillow

    We truly have nothing but good things to say about JSA! We purchased our first home using JSA back in 2016, and for first time home buyers, the process was great! This time, we sold our home (another first for us) and purchased a new one. From the listing photos... read more

    zuser20150617110844269
    5/08/2020 - Zillow

    This was our first time buying a home and we had no idea what to expect or look out for. Luckily we found Amber! She helped us understand things we didn't understand and pointed out technical/functional aspects of houses. (this house was built in the 50s so you need to... read more

  • Strayer Erica
    5/05/2020 - Zillow

    As first time home buyers with no clue about the process, Amber was the best person to help us. She walked us through every step with patience and understanding. She was able to take our long list of things we wanted in a house and helped us prioritize it to... read more

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    Jordan Grashik
    5/04/2020 - Google

    Mark Schmansky was great. He sold our house in Royal Oak in two weeks. If we didn't use Jim Shaffer and Associates we would have drastically undervalued our home. They made the process of selling our home as stress free as possible and were always very tentative and punctual.

    Keaton Avatar
    Keaton
    5/04/2020 - Google

    Such a great team to work with in the Royal Oak area!

    Emily Souza Avatar
    Emily Souza
    5/04/2020 - Google

    I worked with Amy and she was great! She made sure I understood everything and took care of any questions I had.

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