It doesn’t take much to make someone’s day. Whether you’re a business leader, sports coach or parent, just a few genuine words of positive encouragement can make all the difference. Recently I was reminded of this simple yet profound truth when I received some kind words from a colleague. Karla, the real estate photographer I have … More The Power of Positive Feedback
Last year I ranked as the No.1 Top Individual Sales Associate for RE/MAX Elite in Nelson and as a reward (from my amazing Director at RE/MAX Elite, Kate Bradley), I received an all expenses paid trip to the International RE/MAX Convention in Las Vegas. My husband David accompanied me to the convention and we had an absolute … More Bright Lights of Vegas
Often the best things in life come along when you least expect it. There’s nothing better than receiving great news after months of dedicated hard grind. Although I’ve had a fantastic year so far in Nelson Real Estate, the announcement of the latest national statistics has just rocked my happiness meter to an epic level. … More Ranked No.2 in New Zealand!
The last month in Nelson real estate has been nothing short of epic. New property listings have been literally pouring in, which has sent my year off to a flying start! I’ve been running to keep up with the demand… …please note, this isn’t actually me running, although I’ve heard running in heels is possible … More Epic Month of Listings
Last week I found out the most amazing news. As a result of ranking as the No.1 Top Individual Sales Associate for RE/MAX Elite in 2013 I will receive an all expenses paid trip to the International RE/MAX Convention in Las Vegas in March. I can hardly believe it! This is going to be such an incredible … More Las Vegas Here I Come!
David Frost once said – “Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.” It’s undeniably true that when we are truly passionate about our work, results just happen – almost by default. This is one of the reasons why I’m always so … More When You Love What You Do, Great Things Happen…
Integrity is one of the most important traits in business, and when it comes to the real estate industry having integrity in every aspect of our job is absolutely essential. Everyone knows these top tips go without saying – but how many people actually live by them? 1. Respect. Whatever their background, social status, or … More Nina’s 5 Top Tips to Business Integrity
I recently came across a fascinating article featuring a selection of ‘New Zealand rich lister’ homes. It’s always nice to caress our eyes with an inquisitive dollop of real estate candy every now and then – and undeniably fascinating to see the amazing homes which are speckled across our beautiful country. With that in mind, … More Rich List Properties
I have always had a penchant for interior design. And although I’m not an expert, having a natural love of colour, form and presentation does help in unveiling a property to the market. Here are a few tips to consider when presenting your interior: 1. Budget – know how much you can spend and be clear … More Presenting Your Interior
Refurbished properties can experience a complete metamorphosis, transforming from a caterpillar of sorts, into a brilliant and beautiful butterfly. When a home has been thoroughly rejuvenated, it often produces a renewed sense of vibrant energy which can uplift and inspire not only its inhabitants, but all those who have the pleasure of passing through it. … More Washington Wow Factor!