Articles Featuring Brendon

Huffington Post Hiring the wrong real estate agent and 9 other mistakes first time homebuyers make

One of the biggest mistakes new buyers make is believing they don’t need a real estate agent, says Real Estate Expert and author of “Next Generation Real Estate,” Brendon DeSimone.

CNN Money These over-the-top home customizations will bring down your real estate value

“If they have sought out a unique feature, and paid for it, they think it’s valuable and will overprice the home because of it,” said Brendon DeSimone

Good Housekeeping 9 Smart Things to Do Before You Move

Brendon DeSimone, author of Next Generation Real Estate, says the timing is key: “As soon as you have a closing date, call the utility companies and set up a service switch.”

The Day Checking out the school districts before buying

Brendon DeSimone says you’ll likely have to pay a little extra to live in a good school district.

The Fiscal Times 5 Serious Tips to Attract the Serious Home Buyer

Even better than turning up the heat: Start a fire in your fireplace, to show off that feature, says DeSimone. 12 Reasons Why Your House Isn’t Selling

If you aren’t emotionally ready to pull up stakes, then hold off on listing your house. “Otherwise, there’s room for self-sabotage,” says Brendon DeSimone.

New Jersey Record Advice for a new generation of buyers and sellers

Brendon DeSimone decided there was a need for a real estate book for today’s market after he bought a home and found his dad’s advice — based on his own purchase in the 1980s — didn’t really apply

FOX Business Home Improvements: DIY or Hire a Pro?

“You should paint, resand your floors, grout your tiles and stain your deck on your own,” says DeSimone. “Anything that requires specific knowledge or permits, you need to hire a professional.”

Tech Republic Opendoor wants to buy your home: Blowing up real estate with instant online offers

“There’s definitely a market for people for people who just don’t want to deal with going on the market, getting listed, having open houses, they just want to be done with it,” said Brendon DeSimone, US real estate expert and the author of Next Generation Real Estate.


ABC News Selling Homes With Notorious Histories: Price Takes a Beating

“Basically the value is so much lower because you are losing a huge amount of market share,” DeSimone said.

What They Say About Brendon

“Brendon did not miss a beat. He stayed on top of everyone and everything and always had things done before I even knew it had to get done.”

Emma G

“Brendon has phenomenal real estate knowledge, expertise and energy. He expertly marketed and sold my property with fantastic results.”

Bevan Dufty, San Francisco Supervisor

“Brendon approaches things in a different way. I would not have closed on my home without him.”

Heather Marlow

“Brendon is personable, knowledgeable, and straightforward. I always knew what to expect.”

Merle Coffelt

“I learned more during a one-hour phone call with Brendon than I did working with 2 agents over six months. His knowledge and expertise go far beyond other Realtors.”

Peter G

“Brendon can spot a great opportunity that most might either miss or not understand as an opportunity.”

Heather Marlow

“Brendon treats the buying or selling of your home like it’s his own.”

Dan and Nina Scherotter

“Brendon’s marketing plan was right on target. Thanks to his advice, we got top dollar for our property.”

Bevan Dufty, San Francisco Supervisor

“Brendon created a winning situation for everyone involved. This ultimately saved the day.”

Adam B

“Brendon DeSimone has phenomenal energy and real estate expertise. He expertly marketed and sold my property with fantastic results.”

Bevan Dufty, San Francisco City Supervisor

“Brendon is a true advocate for his clients before, during, and after a transaction.”

Scott W

“Brendon helped us to see our home in the eyes of a potential buyer. It was hard to be objective but I trusted his advice and it paid off, big time.”

Heidi P