Janet Lee has been selling real estate in Gig Harbor with Windermere Real Estate since 1988 and is going into her 28th year of successful business. She has been honored by the Tacoma/Pierce County MLS for Sales Achievement Awards for Million Dollar Plus sales for the past 24 years and became a Lifetime Plus member in 1995. Only the top 2% of realtors in Pierce County achieve at this level. Janet partnered with her daughter, Brenna Lee Harrington, in 2006, and the two expanded their real estate business as The Lee Team. Brenna graduated from James Cook University in Cairns, Australia, in 2003 with a degree in English Literature & Sociology. An excellent communicator, she enjoys working with both buyers and sellers. Brenna is a licensed realtor, a Relocation Spectialist (RELO), an Accredited Buyers Agent (ABR), and an Internet Marketing Specialist (IMS). The Lee Team expanded demographically when Brenna moved to Kauai, Hawaii in spring of 2017. She is currently licensed with Hawaii Life Real Estate as a broker and can handle your relocation or move to or from Hawaii. She is just a phone call away!
Janet knows the housing market in the Gig Harbor area thoroughly and is committed to providing the best service possible to every client. Her knowledge is invaluable in helping her clients make good decisions. A skilled negotiator, she always trys to get the most for her clients. The client's objectives are Janet's #1 priority. The Lee Team'sr success depends upon teamwork, and Janet works with the top professionals in lending, appraisal, title and relocation. Clients benefit from Janet's experience, marketing capabilities, and ability to network with other Realtors to get the job done pleasantly and efficiently.
Janet is committed to her real estate career and has advanced her knowledge and professionalism by continuing to keep abreast of changes through a variety of real estate courses. She has attained the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation, which is held by only 4% of realtors nationwide. It is the highest designation awarded to sales associates in the residential sales field, recognizing professional accomplishments in both experience and education. She is a Master Certified Negotiating Expert (MCNE) and loves to help her clients achieve the best deal they can. She is also proud to have achieved another major professional designation in real estate Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI), a nationally recognized mark of excellence. Janet is also an Accredited Staging Professional (ASP) and believes that "staging" a home properly will help it sell quicker and for more money. She works with sellers to get their homes ready for sale, knowing that most people do not live in a home the way they sell a home. Proper preparation is key to a faster, smoother sale.
Janet is a Pacific Northwest native and attended Grays Harbor Community College and Washington State University. She has lived in Gig Harbor for over 30 years, raising her two daughters here. Janet loves to travel, read books, is an animal lover, and is interested in all sports, especially tennis and golf. She is active in her church and has a heart for Young Life, She is happily married. A wealth of real estate marketing experience, a commitment to professionalism and many satisfied clients who have become part of her real estate family...that's what Janet Lee & The Lee Team bring to you. Honesty, regular communication and informed expert guidance are important to Janet, and she has the experience to help you maximize your investment.