Julian Pilarski is a good man to know. For nearly two decades, his hard work has earned him a reputation as one of Canada’s top performers (Top 1%, to be precise), in the Greater Toronto Area and across the nation. Pilarski has also been recognized for the following performance awards: Royal LePage Red Diamond Award 2017-19, Royal LePage Diamond Award 2015-17, The Director’s Platinum 2014, President’s Gold Award in 2007-13. Most recently, Pilarski has been inducted into Royal LePage’s Top Tier Realtors which recognize Top Performing Leader in the Real Estate Industry Across the Nation.
He’s built his success on the basic business principles of honesty and integrity, realizing early on that the people he represents want top performance, but also to be treated professionally and respectfully. From that, his motto was born:
“Delivering results with integrity.”
This operating philosophy, combined with his applicable education at the University of Toronto and Humber College in Toronto, has been the driving force behind his success.
As a proud product of Toronto’s West End, Julian was attracted to the culturally rich and ethnically diverse neighbourhoods of that area. He shares this with his clients, focusing not only on locating properties and the most suitable buyers but also on identifying the real value of Toronto real estate and investment.
Real estate is, in the majority of instances, the most significant investment in one’s life; being entrusted with the brokering and negotiation of such a transaction is a privilege Julian takes to heart. In addition to earning Royal LePage’s Top Awards, he has also received other accolades including:
Top 1% of Realtors in the Greater Toronto Area (2017-19) * Toronto Real Estate Board for Total units sold and total $ Volume as per TREB stats and independent 3rd party RESTATS
Top 2% in Canada based on gross sales volume nationwide in his residential marketplace. (Royal LePage Real Estate Services Inc., Brokerage.)
The Nelson Leadership Award, granted to individuals who “demonstrated core leadership qualities, commitment to a team focus, and skills in team building, as recommended by faculty to the dean, in addition to a high level of community involvement and real-life business experience.”
The Millennium Excellence Award acknowledges individuals who are the “leaders of today and tomorrow and emphasize the importance of supporting their contributions to our country’s future. Millennium excellence awards are not prizes for benchmarks achieved – they are investments in the development of exceptional individuals who will have long, productive careers and whose accomplishments will benefit Canada as a whole.”
Recognized as a skilled, award-winning negotiator and an expert in property valuation, Julian Pilarski is the ideal candidate to champion your interest in any commercial or residential real estate acquisition or representation.
Steve Dawson / Dawson l Varvara Team
New York City real estate expert Steve Dawson loves what he does, and it shows. Known for always prioritizing relationships over transactions, his dedicated, hardworking and solutions-oriented approach has propelled him to close over $650 million in sales in his 10-year career. As the head of the Dawson | Varvara Team at Compass, Steve and his team bring this honest, client-focused attitude to their work with buyers, sellers, developers, and landlords across Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Steve first entered the real estate industry working in new development marketing where he learned how to distinguish properties in a crowded marketplace. He wields that same expertise when working with sellers to this day. For buyers, Steve is motivated by the thrill of the hunt, and he thoroughly enjoys guiding clients to their perfect city home by helping them drill down to what's truly important.
Originally from Michigan, Steve has lived in New York City for more than 20 years. He earned a bachelor's in communication studies from Pace University and a master's degree in real estate development from New York University. In his free time, he enjoys reading the news, volunteering and spending time at his home on the coast of northern Maine.
Led by industry veterans Steve Dawson and Robert Varvara, the Dawson l Varvara Team is setting a new standard of excellence in New York real estate rooted in responsive, trustworthy service and well-rounded market knowledge.
Founded on the idea that a collaborative approach and multifaceted skillset is key to real estate success, the team includes talented New York City real estate professionals Jenna Cohen, Joe Di Condina, Brandon Turner, and Matthew Ryan. "I love teamwork, and I wanted to create a happy, hardworking team of agents who share my enthusiasm for the real estate business," Steve explains.
Servicing Manhattan and Brooklyn, the group offers decades of combined experience across multiple industry segments, which allows them to provide a level of service that is unique, reliable and in demand. Above all, the team is a guiding force for clients, acting as true partners and advisors in a way that makes buyers, sellers, developers, and landlords feel respected and well cared for during every step of the process.
"The Dawson l Varvara Team strives to deliver the best in service and experience for our clients consistently with a level of attention that sets us apart."
Maryam Redjaee joined Compass in February 2017. She has a keen eye spatial design, color, and organization. She is enthusiastic about the process of getting your home "market ready". Prior to real estate, Maryam worked extensively in the world of Pharmaceutical & Biotech sales over 14 years. Her successful sales have been recognized both nationally and internationally, and she is proud to have been awarded the coveted Novartis International Sales Excellence Award in Basel, Switzerland in 2009. Originally from Iran, Maryam is fluent in Farsi and recently moved from Virginia to Chevy Chase Maryland in July of 2017. She serves as the area Compass Cares Champion, serving to give back to the local community.
Richard Wilkinson, Lead Agent of The Wilkinson Properties Group @Compass, is a Los Angeles real estate expert whose drive, perseverance and powerful negotiation skills give his clients a distinct advantage in the competitive world of Los Angeles real estate. He has conducted hundreds of successful real estate transactions, helping sellers and buyers sell over $100 million in real estate in California: from Lofts in Downtown Los Angeles to Quintessential California Bungalows to Family Estates to Multi-Unit Investment Properties to Multi-Million Dollar Ocean View Homes and everything in between.Richard is an award winning real estate agent and an industry “top producer”, which is silly industry jargon that literally means: he helps a lot of people sell and buy real estate every year.Richard was raised in Louisiana moved to New York City where was exposed to urban architecture and formed relationships with successful real estate investors. This exposure coupled with his creative background drew Richard to the real estate profession in Los Angeles.Richard believes that in Los Angeles, real property can function as a home, an investment and a thing of beauty.For his seller clients, Richard stands out among Los Angeles realtors with his cutting edge Marketing- he sets the bar and pushes the limits to get the home attention in the marketplace. He prices the home right, innovatively markets the home, and negotiates the transaction with his clients’ best interest at heart to a successfully closed sale. For his buyer clients, Richard enjoys the quest to find the perfect property, thrives within the negotiation of a transaction, and is thrilled to hand his clients the keys to their new home.
Richard currently lives on the Eastside of Los Angeles in lovely Atwater Village with his wife and three children. His greatest success in real estate has been that, in many cases, his clients have become lifelong friends. Richard is honored to be a resource for his clients’ real estate needs and considers himself a Real Estate Concierge who is always available to answer any real estate questions: home values, recent sales, market trends, investing or to give referrals for contractors, landscapers, insurance providers, and more.
Richard and his team at The Wilkinson Properties Group are trusted experts and always happy to help with all of his clients’ real estate needs.
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