Lisa Bednarski - Sales Representative

Email: lisa@getwhatyouwant.ca

Mobile: 416-802-1308


Languages: English

Lives: Roncesvalles

Year Licensed: December 2017

# of Transactions *

57

Average Days on Market **

8.9

% Asking Price **

106.6%

* Total transactions since becoming a licensed real estate professional

** Based on sales where I represented the Seller in 2019

  • Houses 39%%
  • Lofts 7%%
  • Condos 54%
  • Buyers 65%
  • Sellers 35%

 

**Based on sales where the BREL team represented the Seller**

Meet Lisa Bednarski, REALTOR

Why do I love my job?

It combines two professional passions. The first comes from my 25 successful years working in marketing communications — primarily in a client-service environment — coaching clients with varying levels of experience and expertise through their communications program from beginning to end. And the second comes from a lifelong interest in real estate which began working part-time in a real estate office through high school and university and continues to this day.

 What do I like best about the Toronto Real Estate Market?
It’s actually more like matchmaking than anything else. The city is made up of a collection of neighbourhoods that are actually little cities unto themselves, each with a unique culture and character. Finding the right property for the right person(s) in the right neighbourhood often feels like matchmaking.

What neighbourhoods do I live in? What makes it groovy?

I’ve been in Toronto more than 30 years, living at Yonge/Eglinton and Forest Hill and, for the past 15 years, in a loft and now a house in Roncesvalles Village. My love for Roncy is deep and wide and not just because of the restaurants. Roncy has leafy streets, great mixture of homes, charming shops, great parks, friendly neighbours and did I mention the great restaurants?

When I’m not working, you can find me….

Walking my dog in the morning in High Park or along the Lakeshore Waterfront Trail, cooking up a meal from a new recipe, visiting with my (amazing) nieces or singing (loudly) in the shower.

The kind of clients I tend to work with….

I’m a very straight-forward and decisive person so am drawn to people like that; however, I also love working with people who are a little nervous about the process, helping guide them through what to expect and when to expect it. Reminds me of my days working in a public relations agency in the shoes of a first-time client project manager and when I was in the shoes of a first-time condo or home buyer.

What Neighbourhoods do I often work in?

Is the ‘Great Yonge Street Divide’ myth or reality? Hmmm, remains to be seen. That said, I’ve lived west of Yonge for 30+ years now and am familiar and comfortable in these ‘hoods. And, with Waze, I’ve discovered all kinds of pockets I might not have otherwise known existed.

Why am I the right agent to help you sell your home?

I chose the BREL team for a couple of reasons. First of all, Brendan and Melanie were my real estate agents and impressed me with their standard of customer service and marketing acumen – some might say I liked them so much, I joined the company. I share those values and come to real estate with decades of experience working with clients and marketing expertise.

Related: Read more about Lisa Bednarski here.  

Lisa Bednarski's Favourite Neighbourhoods

Roncesvalles

High Park

Swansea

Parkdale

Waterfront,

Little Italy

Dovercourt

Little Portugal

Brenda B.

Lisa’s efficient, hard-working, thoughtful, and extremely personable; a lovely person!

Hamzeh

Lisa Bednarski from the Brel team did an excellent job helping me sell my condo in North York. She was always available to answer any questions and paid attention to details. Basically, she came in with a team that looked at the place and recommended any renovation work to be done to get the place ready. She also brought in a staging team (Kiel) that did an amazing job. Next, she prepared all the marketing material and finally held multiple open houses. I was very happy with the end result. The place sold fast and well.

Donna F.

We engaged Lisa B at Brel to find a rental property for us in Toronto. We have worked with many agents in different markets and Lisa exceeded our expectations in every area. She started by understanding what we wanted and provided valuable advice on the neighbourhoods that would best meet our needs. She was very attentive and responsive to our questions and ensured we didn’t waste time viewing the wrong properties. Once we found a property of interest, her advice was invaluable. She brought a well-thought our strategic approach to the offer process which ensured we got the best possible price in a very tight market. We would not hesitate to recommend Lisa and use her again for our future real estate needs.

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