Rich Zalaudek - REALTOR ®
Rich Zalaudek is the founder of The Rich Z Real Estate Group. His team serves his clients in 4 different languages, from offices in the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley. Previously, Rich was a valued member of the Sutton Realty, team of Realtors, Homelife Benchmark, and Royal Lepage Canada. He brings with him a wealth of experience to the Real Estate field in renovation, construction, customer service and sales. Rich is also a top 5% recipient of the prestigious Medallion Club, which acknowledges the top 10% of Realtors of his local Real Estate Board, in the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley, and Sutton Triple Platinum award recipient.
Originally a tradesman, Rich spent over a dozen years building and renovating homes in Canada and overseas in Australia, New Zealand and Germany. As a result, he is experienced in all facets of construction, and regularly uses his knowledge to assess the value of home renovations and upgrades when acting as an agent for both buyer and seller.
The next ten years Rich worked in the sales field as a Regional manager selling construction materials and tendering portions of large construction projects. During this time Rich started to buy, renovate and sell investment property. After a number of years Rich realized how by coaching his Realtor during his personal purchases and sales transactions that he had the experience that too would make him a very competent Realtor.
Having grown up in the Lower Mainland, Rich has intimate knowledge of the local market, and is familiar with the cyclical trends and variables that make this part of the world unique. He is confident in his ability to advise both buyers and sellers as to how to maximize their real estate investments no matter the current state of the housing market.
Rich prides himself in providing first class service, and offers innovative programs for buyer and seller alike, including Performance Guarantees to ensure customer satisfaction. He is up-to-date on current technological trends, and uses cutting edge marketing to aggressively promote his Listings including: online videos, embedded ad links on his website, hotlines, home info via text message and mobile web sites, single property and multiple campaign sites, reverse prospecting systems, and more. This specialization and systemization provides superior Real Estate service for his clients.
Rich has in-depth knowledge of select builders and their products, and has been active as an agent in various Parklane developments such as Bedford Landing, Sandpiper, and Southport. Rich is proud to be one of the select few Realtors of Choice for Parklane Developments, and comes highly recommended by Parklane, Coast 49 Homes inc., and the clients he has serviced.
Rich has also appeared on TV as the host of numerous episodes in a Reality Series called Realty Reality. This is a 13 episode program featured Realtors demonstrating their knowledge and skill in the area they specialize in, and the steps involved in home buying process.
Rich was selected to kick off the whole series with his Langley episode on January 18, followed later by his White Rock episode which went on air March 22. Both programs were broadcast on CHECK TV in 2014.