Mary Jo is a seasoned real estate agent with over 26 years of experience. She received her license when going to college while working for a real estate developer, diving into real state right after graduation. Being a real estate agent became her calling. A few of Mary Jo’s achievements are her involvement in the original construction and sale of the luxury community of Coronado Cays and her facilitation of the sale of over 50 new construction projects on Coronado Island.
Mary Jo continues to be very involved with her community as well, currently serving as a Title Sponsor of the 2015 “Masquerade on Bourbon Street” Benefit Auction organized by Coronado Schools Foundation (CSF).
Mary Jo’s specialty has always been Coronado - a small beach community, with an island feel where she’s been living since 1983. Her clients praise her local area expertise and ability to find properties that match their dreams. Mary Jo truly cares about people and putting together the best deal possible for her clients. She is competitive, tenacious and takes pride in her work ethic.
Mary Jo has 2 licensed assistants who help with paperwork and office duties, like data entering and monitoring leads nurtured by Zurple. She spends most of her time in the field meeting with buyers and sellers. Mary Jo is focused on sales. She attributes her success to being focused on one area, which allows her to service her clients effectively without driving all over the county.
Mary Jo is keenly aware that real estate agents need to keep up with the times, otherwise they become antiquated. While community networking is important, people start their search for a home online and she wants to be found online and off.
Through Zurple she has access to potential clients not only locally but worldwide. Zurple’s behavior-driven auto response system makes lead nurturing a streamlined process. Due to the personalized nature of responses, people think all the messages come directly from Mary Jo, and they frequently thank her for such fast responses that address their needs. No leads coming through Zurple are missed thanks to automation and optimized response campaigns.
Mary Jo views Zurple as an invaluable prospecting tool. Her main pieces of advice to other agents is that they still need to know their area of service very well, as well as get in touch with potential clients right away when they express interest in setting up an appointment.