List your home with a distinguished Realtor who is market savvy, utilizes the finest technology and, will showcase your home with refined skill. Christine Aldrete Banks has the experience and distinction you deserve.
Professional Designations and Certifications
ALHS, Accredited Luxury Home Specialist, Luxury Home Council
CRS, Certified Residential Specialist, Council of Residential Specialists, NAR
SRS, Seller Representative Specialist, Seller Representative Specialists Council, Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers (CRB), NAR
RSPS, Resort and Second-Home Property Specialist, The Resort and Second-Home Property Specialist Council, NAR
Listings dazzle with leading technology including, production video, 3D interactive walk-through virtual tours, drone aerial photos and video, custom drawn floor plans, virtual and actual home staging, and professional home tending. Every plan is tailored to each unique individual listing.
Enjoy being prominently featured in the industry’s most highly syndicated real estate magazines, such as Homes and Land Magazine, with 1.5MM unique visitors to their website each month. Bask in Internet targeting ads, by marketing mogul, Adwerx, where Christine has more than 80% of the market share in prominent zip codes, such as, 78258 and 78260. Relish premium buyer reach with Internet TV channels via Keyboom! Real Estate Search on TV.
3D Walk-Through Virtual Tours are an immersive robust tool allowing the viewer to “jump in to” the online virtual doll house, giving the feeling of being present in the home, with a hybrid of photo-realistic 3D floor plans and virtual reality tours. A tantalizing, 24 hour, online, Open House, created from the most advanced technology, can be styled for every luxury and niche home listing.
Designer Home Staging and Home Tending in Stone Oak and North San Antonio for clientele who list with Christine Aldrete Banks: electrify a vacant contemporary home with vibrant furnishings, fashioned to catch the eye of the most discerning prospects. Absentee owner, summer villas, are discretely staged and occupied, by trustworthy hometenders to accentuate their finest features and maintain the home in pristine condition. Virtual home staging is a fantastic alternative when actual staging is not an option. Elegant furnishings are digitally placed throughout the home for advertising pizzazz. Staging and hometending are exclusively packaged for every distinct home listing.
“Just Listed” and “Open House” post card announcements are direct mailed to homes in the neighborhood to share the good news. Open Houses are professionally arranged, Parade of Homes style events, with other listings in the same community held open simultaneously, and are heavily advertised online and in print.
3% LUX Move Up
“Love Where You Live!” with a 3% LUX Move Up by Christine Aldrete Banks. Receive a rebate of up to 3% of the sale price, when you purchase a new home of greater value, and sell your existing home in the same year, both with Christine. You will receive a full rebate of the lesser commission. Reverse rebate is also available for downsizing clientele. Offers cannot be combined. Ask for details.*
LUXURY HOME MARKETING
An expert array of media production professionals, designers, landscapers, home improvement contractors, and event organizers, are essential when targeting high net worth individuals. Christine, together with the design team, sculpts a custom marketing plan around the individuality of each luxury listing, recognizing the significance of every detail.
Magazine Covers and multiple page spreads, with your home gracing the pages of such elite publications as, duPont Registry, are available for select luxury listings. They are strategically placed in exclusive locations frequented by the 1% and are directly mailed to their homes and businesses. In addition to duPont Registry, luxury listings appear on such premium sites as: Robb Report, International New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Mansion Global, and The Washington Post.
*$200,000 per unit minimum base price