Sylvia sold us our first home in 1998 and it was flawlessly smooth. When we wanted to upgrade to a larger home after having children we contacted her and she remembered me right away. Purchasing a home, with all it’s challenges can be difficult, but Sylvia is so efficient and knowledgeable, minimizing any drama that occurred. Then, selling our previous home was smooth as silk, until something happened that everyone dreads, a water leak the day of closing. Sylvia was the first to discover it as she was making final rounds. With me being at work she was the one who addressed the emergency and made sure everything was done properly, efficiently, and thoroughly, to avoid any potential future problems for me. She consistently goes above and beyond, even awhen she doesn’t have to. Her knowledge of the area, her experience, and her real estate procedural knowledge are invaluable. Needless to say, we are very happy we chose Sylvia Ray to be our real estate agent, advocate, and friend.
- Mark R.
Sylvia helped me find a home that fit my needs exactly! It was a pleasure working with her and I really appreciate her complete honesty at every phase of the purchase process. She doesn’t tell you what you WANT to hear, she tells you what you NEED to hear and there is a big difference! I will recommend her to any of my friends or acquaintances looking for property. She has also found a home locally for my parents and my sister; we think she is the best realtor out there!
- Jim A.
Our experience with her to search, find, offer & follow-up with documents needed & recommended was excellent. Learned quickly what we liked & disliked. Pursued our "likes" in different areas providing us an understanding of offer prices & availability. Searched for new properties as they were listed & showed us the ones that were probable "likes". Once we selected a property to make an offer, she was knowledgeable & helpful with the documentation & the process. We had the occasion to cancel an offer because of a defect found in the inspection of the property; she quickly & professionally processed the cancellation. I recommend her highly because of her broad & deep experience & her ability to utilize that effectively for her clients in a friendly & professional manner.
- Barbara E.
I have been in the real estate industry for over 36 years and managed as many as 1200 professionals. – Sylvia is a wonderful real estate executive with a great client service orientation. I would highly recommend!
- Donald B.
I’ve known and worked with Sylvia for a very long time here in the Verde Valley. She is one of the most knowledgeable, professional, and kindest individuals I’ve had the pleasure of knowing here in the Verde Valley. I recommend her highly as a realtor, and as a friend.
- Roy H.
Sylvia was great! She has the pulse of the community and knew exactly how to position our house for sale and the worked diligently to make sure it happened. She was very responsive and took great care of all of our questions. Highly recommend her for any sale in the Verde Valley area!
- M. Beddome
We have taken advantage of Sylvia’s expertise several times since moving to this area 18 years ago. She goes out of her way to help and is someone that we have a high degree of trust in from both the knowledge/legal standpoint as well as what is best for us.
- Robert B.
My wife and I are now using Sylvia for our third home purchase in eighteen years. All three of these transactions were and are handled in a very professional competent manner. She knows her market and she always finds what we want. We can’t praise her efforts in our behalf more highly. She is an extremely conscientious person that gets our answers quickly with quality responses. In short, she is the very best.
- Steve M.
We used Sylvia for 3 house purchases in Sedona at 160 Antelope in 2010 (bought with my brother and his wife), 149 Gambel Lane in 2010 (bought with our daughter and son in law and since transferred fully to them) and 137 Antelope in 2012 (bought solely by us). We found all three properties as a result of her searches based around the locations within Sedona that we had specified and sending us properties online to look at. We then scheduled visits to those properties based on times that were very specific to our needs. She arranged those with no hassles in every instance and made all our offers and dealings with the sellers and their agents simple and straightforward. She was fantastic and we will use her again if we purchase more property there, which we would like to do to take advantage of the price surge that should take place over the next 4 years.
- Tim B.
Sylvia is the best. I’ve never seen a harder working agent in my 40+ years of buying and selling. She is fantastic at handling stressful situations and always instills confidence. She makes herself available while handling personal issues. She is superwoman! ! !
- Ben T.