Realtor Spotlight: Meet Marti Tomlin of Exclusive Georgia Properties
Where did you grow up? Born and raised in Louisiana and have been blessed to live the past 17 years in beautiful Savannah.
Spouse- I have been married to Ted Tomlin for 13 years. Ted is a health club marketing consultant.
Children- Mackenzy, my 12 year old daughter is in 7th grade at Savannah Christian Preparatory School. Cain, is my 4 year old son who also attends Savannah Christian.
Pets- Molly is our precious rescue dog from St. Louis Missouri.
What do you enjoy most about living in the Savannah area? The history behind this city is magnificent. Savannah’s charm and beauty never gets old.
What do you enjoy doing when you’re not working? The time I spend with my family is what I cherish the most. My children keep me busy with their sports and other activities. In my free time from that, I do enjoy playing on a tennis team and running.
How long have you worked in Real Estate? I have worked in real estate since 2006.
What would you consider your specialty? Recognizing the emotional need of my buyers and homeowners.
Do you have any accreditations or certifications? I am a certified Short Sale Professional and Distressed Properties Professional.
What is the most challenging/gratifying aspect of what you do? It’s not just about selling a home, it’s also the lifelong friendships I have made along the way. Helping buyers find the perfect home is such an honor to be a part of and knowing that I have helped seller’s move onto the next chapter of their life is why I love what I do!
What is the most unique property you’ve ever listed or sold? It would have to be the 10,000 square foot home I sold in Southbridge.
Describe your most memorable real estate transaction… Honestly, every transaction is new and memorable. There is never a dull moment from working with first time home buyers or the most experienced savvy buyer and seller.
What is the one tip you have for someone looking to buy a home today? Buy now!! Rates are at an all time low with plenty of financing options available to meet your needs. The market is still plentiful with most homes priced to sell.
What is the one tip you have for someone looking to sell a home today? Price your home right from the beginning. Be informed from the start with current market list prices and sales prices from your Realtor. Don’t forget to ask your agent about how simple staging can help sell your home.
What do you see in the future for real estate sales/prices? The future is looking bright! Home sales have increased and prices have stabilized. We have been fortunate in Southbridge and the West Chatham area with an influx of new construction homes and home sales on the rise.
Why should someone use you as a real estate agent? Whether you are buying or selling a home, I will take the time to get to know you as a person and family. You will get the upmost honest professional service from start to finish. I aim to be “Your Personal Realtor” for life.