STAMFORD, CT 06905
As an agent who's an expert in this local area, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate here. It's not the same everywhere, so you need someone you can trust for up-to-date information. I am eager to serve you. Here are some of the things I can do for you:
Find Your Next Home
You need someone who knows this area inside and out! I can work with you to find the right home at the right price for you, including all the neighborhood amenities that matter - not to mention the essential criteria you have for your ideal home
Sell a Home
When it's time to move, you need someone who will advertise your home, show to prospective buyers, negotiate the purchase contract, arrange financing, oversee the inspections, handle all necessary paperwork and supervise the closing. I can take care of everything you need, from start to close.
Consult on Home Selling Tactics
Oftentimes buyers don't visualize living in your home the way you do. I can make your home attractive to its ideal audience - which can help you get top dollar. Things like staging the home, making repairs or minor improvements, or even simply painting the walls can be the difference between a home resting on the market and one that's sold fast.
Coldwell Banker Top Ten Agent for 2015
Coldwell Banker Realtor of the Month for Sales Volume - October 2015
Coldwell Banker Agent of the Month November 2012
Coldwell Banker Agent of the Month October 2012
Graduate of King, Low-Heywood, Thomas Private School, Stamford, CT
Bachelor of Arts, Spelman College, Atlanta, Georgia, Cum Laude Graduate
Masters of Business Adminstration, University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT
Real Estate Continuing Education and Designations
Certified CARTUS Network Referral Specialist
Member of National Association of Realtors
Member of Connecticut Association of Realtors
Member of the Greater Fairfield County Multiple Listing Service
Member of Mid Fairfield County Board of Realtors
Five Star Real Estate Professional Award 2013
Five Star Real Estate Professional Award 2014
Five Star Real Estate Professional Award 2015
Continuing Education Courses include:
- Ethics in Real Estate
- Legal Risk Reduction Course
ABR Accredited Buyer Representative Candidate
Member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Fairfield County Alumnae Chapter, Second Vice President
National Association of Female Executives
National Dean's List
Cambridge Who's Who
Spelman College National Alumnae Association
Jack and Jill of America Alumni
Buying or Selling Anywhere in the US or abroad? I can help!
Areas of Expertise:
Donna prides herself on her ability to service all types of buyers and sellers. Whether it's First Time Home Buyers, Empty Nesters, Condominium Buyers or Sellers, she treats them all with patience and respect. Her first priority is to ensure that her clients are educated in current market trends and conditions and the step by step process of buying or selling a home. Donna 's commitment to her clients is to continually update them on all aspects of the transaction. She feels that clear communication is key in this stressful process. Donna will be by her client's side from their initial meeting through closing and beyond. Her goal is to have Clients for Life who will continue to refer her to their friends, family and business associates. As a member of a national networking group, Donna has the ability to refer clients to other cities, states and countries. Let Donna help you with your next move! Business Philosophy
" Referrals are created from the services I provide"
Honesty, integrity and attention to detail are qualities that Donna's clients have appreciated. Donna makes the home buying and selling experience less stressful by communicating each step of the process. Donna believes that her clients deserve consistent communication and feedback and the highest level of customer service. With an extra effort and caring attitude, Donna is personally involved in every aspect of a transaction.
Donna is a life long resident of Lower Fairfield County. She has attended both public and private schools in the area. She earned a Bachelor's of Arts Degree from Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia with a major in Sociology and a minor in Business. She graduated from Spelman College with honors. Donna then continued her education at the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, Connecticut where she earned a Masters in Business Administration with a Marketing and Finance concentration. This combination has given her a unique prospective on how best to serve her clients.
Prior to a career in Real Estate, her corporate career path has taken her through a satisfying career at IBM, HP and MCI where she was an information technology Major Account Executive. Donna has been a recognized Top Producer with outstanding reviews from her many satisfied clients.
In her "spare" time, Donna teaches tennis in the summer, is a huge sports enthusiast, you can find Donna rooting for her teams whether it be basketball (The Knicks), tennis, football or baseball (The Mets)! Donna's knowledge of Fairfield County, allows her to service her clients and customers by providing insight into the community and all it has to offer.
"I want to thank Donna Horne and recommend her for the work that she did in renting my South Norwalk, CT apartment. It was not an easy task and the market has not been kind, faced with these issues Donna prevailed. The negotiations went smoothly and I have to say that I would use her again." Loreta
You're a pleasure to work with Ms. Horne....Sue
THANKS again for all your help w/ the condo.....Jane
Thanks for all your help.. .. as a first time home buyer we were really impressed by the amount of help you provided us and would love to recommend you.... A and Stephen
Thank you for providing us a great overview of the market and strategy for listing the house.......Ed
I am forever grateful for all you did for me when I was trying to sell my condo. You were more than a realtor; you were a counselor and advocate!......Jane
Patrice and I wanted to THANK YOU again for helping us purchase our first home :)............Ross
.......you have been very professional and great to work with......Paula
On behalf of me and my family Thank You. My Grandma is so happy.........Pauline
I appreciate everything you have done. Thanks for your help!.......Brandon
You are a master of your craft. Thanks for all your help......Carlos
You are a very creative and innovative business person....Greg
.........we hope you are relishing in this accomplishment! This is not an uphill easy profession, but you are proof positive with Consistency you can Conquer.......The Solijour Family
Your awesome, absolutely wonderful, I am so happy with you.......Colleen
I appreciate all your help......Thanks again for all your help, you were a big help.........Chris