Jon Lafferty

Jon Lafferty

PROUDLY YOUR REALTOR FOR LIFE

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • 248-620-7200
  • 586-738-0067
  • 248-652-8000
  • 248-652-8503
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Developing unique selling and buying strategies for each client.

I became a Realtor to help clients navigate the home buying and selling process with great service, integral market knowledge and care. For most, buying or selling is the largest purchase or sale of an asset in their life and the process can be overwhelming. My job is to simplify the entire transaction for you and keep you informed throughout the entire process. I treat real estate like a top athlete does their sports career. I constantly train to keep updated and informed through classes, seminars and industry insiders. This allows me to stay current and ahead of emerging market, style and data trends at local and statewide levels.

Every buyer and seller has a unique set of circumstances, wants, needs and goals. Once I have that information I develop a specific plan of action tailored to each and every client.

 

Below are custom video's I provide for each of my clients listings.

 

Client Reviews

Testimonials
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' Jon helped me through a very long home search/relocation process. He was very calm and reassuring throughout the entire process. I would definitely ... more '
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by user6624940
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' The process of finding the right home for me and closing took about four months and I'm thankful that I had a great Realtor in Jon. He was very ... more '
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by user9452751
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' We relocated out of town on very little notice. Jon worked with our relocation company to make this process as smooth and painless as possible. He ... more '
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by randyt173

Professional Background

Realtor, CENTURY 21 Town and Country Royal Oak & Rochester, MI

Member -- National Association of Realtors, NAR

Member -- Michigan Association of Realtors, MAR

Member -- Realcomp, Multiple Listing Service

Member -- North Oakland County Board of Realtors, NOCBOR

Member -- GREEN

Certified -- CARTUS Network Buyer Specialist

Certified -- CARTUS Network Marketing Specialist 

Member -- Sunrise Networking Group

Member -- Toastmasters Group

Franchise Sales, Little Caesars Pizza Empire Detroit, MI Mike & Marian Illitch: Owners of Detroit Red Wings & Detroit Tigers

Human Resources, Fruehauf Trailer Corporation Southfield, MI

Marketing/Sales, MCare, Southfield MI

Congressional Aide, Mt. Clemens, MI

Professional Interests

  • Member National Association Realtors, NAR
  • Member Michigan Association Realtors, MAR
  • Member North Oakland County Board Of Realtors, NOCBOR
  • Century 21 Military Rewards program
  • CARTUS Network Marketing Specialist Certified, CNMS Selling & Buying, Relocation, Transfers, New Employees
  • CARTUS Network Buyer Specialist Certified, CNBS Relocation and transfer expertise
  • GREEN Certified in Residential
  • Certified Residential Specialist, CRS
  • Short Sale & Distressed Property
  • Member (Formerly) California Association Realtors (CAR)
  • Member (Formerly) Burbank Association of Realtors (BAR)
  • Member (Formerly) Burbank Chamber of Commerce
  • Member (Formerly) Burbank Association of Realtors Legislative Committee

Education

Central Michigan University, Bachelor of Science Degree

Delta Sigma Phi National Fraternity, Beta Omicron Chapter

Macomb Community College, Associates Degree

Warren Cousino High School

Dale Carnegie Institute

Real Estate Continuiing Education, Yearly Classes (Ongoing)

GREEN, Advanced training in sustainable building and business practices that is the future in Commercial & Residential

Certified Residential Specialist, CRS, The highest designation earned by Realtors in the Residential Home Sales Field

CARTUS Certified Network Marketing Specialist

CARTUS Certified Network Buyer Specialist 

Community Involvement

Easter Seals, Volunteer

 

Designations

  • Associate Broker
  • Certified Residential Specialist
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • GREEN
  • REALTOR®

Personal Background

I was born and raised in Warren as one of 5 children. Being the youngest boy I learned early to get what I wanted I had to be creative, tough minded and negotiate. Its what led me on a cross country journey to California where I lived and sold Real Estate for 12 years. The year round weather was sunny, the ocean beautiful but spending more time with my family became more important. I learned a great deal about relocating to a new place and how community, local contacts and information is vital for getting plugged in. 

Specialties

Residential Sales

First Time Home Buyers

Luxury Home Buyers

Million Dollar Home Buyers

Milion Dollar Home Sellers

HUD Homes

FNMA, Fannie Mae, Homes

Freddie Mac Homes

Rental Property

Investment Property

Relocation

Transfer

Out of State buyer or seller

Vacant homes

Vacant homeowner

Second home

Foreclosed Homes

REO property

Bank Owned Home

Commercial Property

Retail sale

Retail lease

Warehouse sale

Warehouse lease

Industrial sale

Industrial lease

Restaurant sale

Restaurant lease

Apartment buidling sale

Loft building sale

Business Opportunities

Business for sale

Biz Opps

Personal Interests

I enjoy backpack traveling and have explored the culture, history, wine and cuisine of many west European Countries. Its pretty amazing when your standing in a structure that is over 1,000 years old, or walking through the garden of an impressionist knowing it was his inspiration for many paintings.  In the future I hope to travel to Australia and New Zealand to, among other things, find out if the the water really does spin clockwise. 

Somewhere along the way I picked up the hobby of cycling and fell in love with the mental and physical challenges it presents.  I've had the opportunity to participate in RAGBRAI twice with 20,000 fellow enthusiasts from around the world. The weather is hot, sticky and by day 3 your so saddle sore the only thing that aleviates the discomfort is cow udder cream. One of the best parts of RAGBRAI is visiting all the small towns, and eating homemade pie, fresh grown fruits and vegetables and local Amish fare.

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