Ann Smith – Dedicated to Making London a Great Place to Live !!
As a full time Real Estate professional, Ann Smith has dedicated her life to helping people achieve their real estate goals, especially when they believed they could never own their own home.
Since 1994, Ann has worked her way from Sales Representative to achieving her Brokers license. Ann’s solid work ethic has been rewarded with several consecutive sales achievement awards, including Sutton Group’s prestigious Platinum Award, Director’s Award and Presidential Award.
Ann attributes her success to the skills and characteristics she developed during her years working as a commercial fisherwoman on Canada’s West Coast, as well as those years spent in the hospitality industry in British Columbia and Ontario.
After moving to London and considering a career in the complex financial planning field, Ann followed her passion for Real Estate… and has invested in Real Estate for investment purposes herself. Ann sees the hidden potential many miss.
Whether it’s a home of their own, a condominium or an investment property, Ann helps families to invest in their lives through home ownership. She often becomes their “reality check” in the process as she keeps them on track with their wants, needs and budgets. Ann enjoys working with First Time Home Buyers, working with investors and selling multi-family residential also.
Beyond traditional school Ann has furthered her education by completing many other courses, OREA ( Ontario Real Estate Association ) Real Estate School, Broker designation courses, Accredited Buyer Agent, Senior’s Real Estate Specialist ( SRES ), Member of Canadian Condominium Institute ( CCI ), Member of London Property Management Association ( LMPA ) and Real Estate Investment Network ( R.E.I.N.).
In addition to being a diligent Real Estate Broker, Ann involves herself in the London community. Ann dedicates many hours volunteering as a Big Sister with Big Sister of London and has volunteered on the Big Brother Big Sisters of London area “ I Luv London “ committee to help raise funds. She also works with the Cancer foundation and sat on the Board of Directors for the Rivers Edge Condominium Corporation for 20 plus years as a Self Managed Condominium Corporation overseeing the operations of the building. Ann also sat on the Professional Standards Committee and on the Christmas Gala Committee. Ann is a Board of Director for LSTAR – London St. Thomas Association of Realtors at the local Real Estate Board. Ann loves to golf and is a member of Thames Valley Golf course and travels every chance she gets.
As your Real Estate Broker, Ann will work hard so you don’t have to !