Why Work With Me
I’m a fun, knowledgeable, professional real estate agent serving Red Deer and Central Alberta. I am a graduate from the Interior design institute who helps stage and design my clients homes for great resale value while also helping buyers make their house a home.
With nearly a decade of real estate experience in residential, investment and recreational arenas my clients attest to my care and service in their buying and selling transactions. I believe in making the process of buying and selling your property as stress free as possible with my easy-going and approachable personality. When it comes to serving my clients, I honestly care…that’s why I have developed the ultimate customer care experience. This quality care led me to being awarded one of the 2017 Top Real Estate Producer Awards…while hitting top producer spots on a repeated basis throughout my career.
My young family and I moved to Central Alberta in 2017 and it’s been an amazing adventure exploring all the beautiful opportunities this area has to offer. From the relaxing lake shore of Sylvan Lake to the culturally enhancing art galleries, museums and festivals for both the young and young at heart in the Red Deer region this area has embraced my family as I hope it does yours. We are just a short drive from the beautiful Rocky Mountains filled with great hiking and exploring opportunities. Central Alberta certainly is where adventure begins. In our family’s explorations, we’ve discovered great schools, sporting and fitness activities of all ages and a host of businesses in many communities that are unique in both their offerings and customer service. Central Alberta gives you a warm welcome and makes you feel at home, I’d love to show you all the amazing discoveries as your relocation facilitator.
My love of home design only adds value to my career as a real estate agent. My eye for detail, trends, color palettes and bringing a room together to showcase its best features, provides my clients with an opportunity to stage their home for a higher value sale or turn their new property into the home of their dreams.
1.) Primarily Repeat and Referral Business
Receiving a referral is the highest compliment to me. It is always an honor when my past clients, family or friends trust me enough to share my name with their friends or family. I take this responsibility very seriously and my goal is that you’ll think of me first for all your Real Estate needs.
2.) Excellent Client Care
I like to keep in touch with my clients long after the moving boxes have been unpacked. I enjoy seeing how you have decorated your new home or if you have relocated; how you are enjoying your new city. I also want to make sure you are comfortable and connected in your new community. My goal is to treat every client like I would treat my loved ones.
I have been selling real estate for nearly a decade. In my career I have helped hundreds of buyers/sellers reach their real estate goals. . I enjoy learning and am committed to continuous education. I am always looking to better myself and improve my knowledge-base which in turn benefits my clients.
I have done it myself. We have personally bought/sold/renovated/rented multiple properties. I remember the nervous excitement when we were looking for our first ever home. I have been through many renovations and lived in “construction zones”. I have had first hand experience in dealing with tenants, income properties. While I’m friendly and easy to talk to, I am also a seasoned negotiator that ALWAYS has YOUR best interests in mind.
4.) Attention to Detail
I’ve been on the renovation side of home buying and love it! I like to draw on my artistic-side to see the true potential of a home, whether I’m preparing it for sale or searching for your perfect home. I look at everything, from furniture arranging to the bigger things like if walls can be removed. I have recently completed my Interior Design Diploma to further benefit my buyers and sellers.
Looking at a house can be very overwhelming. Even after multiple showings it is easy to miss things for any home buyer. I have been through 100’s of houses. I can bring your attention to things that are easily overlooked. If you are on the selling side, I can point out troublesome areas of your home that might be concerning for potential buyers.
Why Sell With Me
Selling your home can be a stressful time. It takes a little patience and a lot of prep work before you truly see your efforts pay off. Having an agent that can help guide you through this process and present your home in its best light is a great asset to have on your side. If you’ve never sold a home before, or even if you have, here’s what you can expect from me as part of the process:
I started selling Real Estate at the young age of 23. Since starting in 2010 I have helped hundreds of buyers and sellers. I have a great understanding of what buyers want and that is a great asset when preparing your home for sale and marketing. I think it is important to understand the needs of both sides of the transaction. On top of that, I work at one of the largest real estate offices in Red Deer and have the experience of 90 agents behind me.
Technology plays a big part in marketing your home. I like to stay up to date on the latest trends and showcase your property how buyers want to see it! Together we can discuss a marketing strategy so you can be sure that the right people see your home at the perfect time.
3.) Design Background
In today’s market, the way a home is presented to potential buyers may directly impact a quick sale. I will work with you to make sure that your home is presented in the best possible light by suggesting something as simple as painting your front door to rearranging your existing furniture layout to . Every home is unique; Together we’ll ensure your home is showcased at its absolute best.
From day one I’ll be in contact with you every step of the way. I’ll let you know how your home is showing and what kind of feedback we’re getting from buyers and their agents. I will update you on your neighborhood sales activity so we can keep a pulse on the competition. Even after the offer is accepted, you’re on my call list to make sure everything goes smoothly.
Why Buy With Me?
Rent getting you down? Your home just isn’t cutting it anymore?
Buying a home is a big, exciting step in life. But it can be scary if you don’t have a great agent by your side to guide you through the process and be there to answer any questions you have. And I promise, there will be questions 🙂
Having the right real estate agent is a solid first step in finding the home you want. I have nearly a decade of experience in working with buyers and there is nothing better than watching a buyer walk into their home and knowing it is “the one.” It truly keeps my passion alive. I can help make this exciting time as stress free as possible. I have many systems in place to keep you informed and answer questions you didn’t know you had.
Here’s what you should know about me and some of the services I provide to my clients:
Whether this is your first home, or your fifth, there’s a lot of things that can pop up and it is helpful to have an experienced agent looking out for your best interests. Over the last 9+ years, I have taken the time to develop informative buyer packages and systems that will make your purchase enjoyable and smooth.
2.) Take your time
I am here to act as your guide through your home buying process. I want you to fall in love with the home you buy, so if that means that we look at houses until that happens, then we do!
I am not afraid to point out items that I think would be costly to fix our would affect your resale value. I want you to know all of the risks and concerns that the home or location may have so that you can make an educated decision.
4.) Trusted Professionals
As part of buying a home, you’re going to need the advice and help of many other industry members: mortgage brokers; real estate lawyers;home inspectors; and more. If you’re new to a region, or you might be a first time home buyer, you may not know where to look. I can help with solid recommendations of great companies or individuals to make the process as stream-lined as it can be.
5.) Great Communication
I have a proven track record of helping home buyers get their dream home and within their budget. Doing that is all about taking the time to understand your needs and wants, educating you on the possible outcomes and having a plan in place to achieve your desired results.
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What People Are Saying
"I did not know Alyss personally because we are new to the country, my brother introduced us to her, when I talked with her it seems that we are friends for a long time even though we are new here and have different customs and traditions. It did not cause any problem in our conversation she explained everything to me clearly. I remember when we are looking for the house, she always on time and keeps smiling, ready to help and she didn't give up finally, Alyss find the best and perfect HOME SWEET HOME for me, my husband and our two daughters. If we have a bonding with family and friends, I always recommend Alyss. I told them she will never leave you until she will find a perfect home for you!"
- Roger & Rowena
"Alyss helped me find the perfect home for me and my kids. While we looked, she took all of my family needs and my financial situation into consideration. She never pressured me for a quick sale. She gave me her honest assessment of the house, price and location. She came prepared, professional and wanted me to be truly happy with this major purchase. Thank you Alyss, you have a lifetime client with me."
- Dean Hulm
"Alyss contacted us via email immediately and inquired as to what we were looking for. She was very specific in sending us listings that met the desires of our Wishlist. After searching through the many homes, we contacted Alyss and asked to view them. She was prompt in making this happen very quickly! After our first meeting with Alyss, we felt confident in her ability to find us the home we were searching for.
Alyss has a smile and personality that could melt anyone's heart!! Her confidence in her experience as a Realtor, was very evident as we went through the homes. She drew our attention to any flaws, and positives, as we walked through the many homes. Alyss was
very patient, and never left us feeling rushed. We had ample time to go through each home, and get a feel for the home, to see if it was the one. Needless to say, our experience with Alyss, was nothing but positive!! We will not hesitate to refer Alyss, to everyone who is in need of her services!! Alyss went above and beyond our expectations to find us our dream home. We not only gained a wonderful home, but a true genuine friend!!"
- John & Margaret
"Alyss Gehl was our realtor when we purchased our first home, so when we later on decided to upgrade and sell that home we knew we could trust her once again. We really appreciated her knowledge and communication through the whole process. She had great suggestions for staging, kept us informed about showings and the interest in our house, and shared feedback from prospective buyers.
Alyss made what could have been a stressful experience seem more manageable with her easy going, patient, and reassuring personality.
She is the type of person that gets along with everyone and is dedicated to helping her clients understand the process and feel at ease. It was clear that she truly cared about making the experience a positive one for us and in the end we sold our house and we were able to buy the house that we had our eye on. We are thankful for the multiple opportunities we had to use Alyss as our realtor as she did a wonderful job each and every time!"
- Kent & Adele
"Alyss was friendly, knowledgeable, helpful, easygoing and a pleasure to work with. As a first-time home buyer I was full of questions and Alyss was always available to answer all of them, explain things and provide suggestions and recommendations. She was there through every step of the process and I would definitely recommend her. Thanks for all the help!"
"We met Alyss through another realtor, who had asked her to show us a house when they were out of town. She was stuck with us from that day on! Alyss is one of the easiest people to feel comfortable with, and that is so huge for first time home buyers with a million questions and no idea what comes next. I would 100% recommend Alyss, she has great knowledge of many aspects, and is always learning new things to help her clients more! We are so grateful for the day we met her, and now we have our first home!"
"Alyss is a real estate agent that is very knowledgeable and pointed out things we might not of noticed on our hunt for a home in Red Deer. In our search she would point out things that might be concerning, potential problems etc. She was very helpful and efficient and we would definitely recommend calling her that is looking to purchase a home."
- John & Bev
"I was very skeptical about getting a realtor before I met Alyss. She has all the qualities of a perfect realtor that I have been looking for. Friendly, knowledgeable, patient, honest, doesn't pressure you to buy of course she and treats you like family. I highly recommend her and If could only give her a 100 gold stars"
- Franklin, Red Deer, AB
"Alyss Gehl is the best, reliable and easy to work with realtor. As a second time home buyer, working with Alyss was a very good experience in that her communication skills were outstanding on how she communicated to me on how things were going. Her negotiation skills were amazing because she was able to deliver on the best price I was looking for when buying a 2bedroom condo. Her vast knowledge in Red deer was perfect in that, I was able to acquire a Condo that was near a school, bus stop and other shopping outlets within the area. Personally I recommend Alyss as a trusted and hardworking realtor who can make your dream to own a house, apartment or a condo come true. She is simply the best."
- Emmanuel, Red Deer, AB
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