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“We just recently closed on what had been a rental home with Gavin Schneider as our sellers agent. The advice Gavin gave on pricing and which repairs … more
by truedana1


“Amy Baalaer at Abode Base was FANTASTIC to work with! My favorite part about working with Amy was how down to earth and not pushy she was. She seemed … more
by jonandlindseyself


“Lydia helped work around my crazy work schedule. We looked, literally, all over the state of WA. She willingly showed us countless properties without … more
by trot27

Client Testimonials

  • 5 star ratingWe have absolutely loved working with Amy! We call her "Super Amy!" She has gone above and beyond the call of duty the whole time we have worked with her! She is professional, knowledgeable, bubbly, upbeat, sweet and easy to work with. We loved working with her so much we... read more

    Teresa L. Avatar Teresa L.
  • 5 star ratingI had a great overall experience with Abode Base Real Estate. Based off of previous reviews for realtor Amy Baalaer, I decided to reach out to them after visiting a high pressure builder. I am very glad I did, she was very prompt, courteous and thorough.

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    Kevin M. Avatar Kevin M.
  • We just purchased our first home with Gavin as our agent, he was very helpful and knowledgeable. I am so glad that we used Gavin and his team for purchasing our first home! They always kept us updated on our progress! Thank you Abode Base Real Estate Team!

    Samantha S. Avatar Samantha S.
  • Gavin and his team were incredibly helpful throughout the whole home buying process. They were responsive and thorough whenever we had questions, issues, or concerns. We always felt like Gavin was looking out for our best interests when dealing with all the stakeholders. We also never felt patronized when we... read more

    Mike L. Avatar Mike L.
  • These people are the experts. You couldn’t ask for a more professional, yet personable, group to work with.

    Cindy C. Avatar Cindy C.
  • Gavin, Kris and our agent Lydia were phenomenal! Lydia made finding the right home so easy. It's exactly everything I expected my home to be and then some. Kris made sure everything was on track and kept the process going up until closing. And Gavin made sure his... read more

    Lynette M. Avatar Lynette M.
  • Gavin was amazing in helping us purchase our first home. Not only was he very knowledgeable but he also made the whole home buying process fun. He was very responsive and actually was messaging me sometimes even late at night showing me homes that we may be interested in. Half... read more

    Vanessa A. Avatar Vanessa A.
  • We are about to close on our first house. The team at Abobe, especially David Lee, were great. We were on a tight time crunch to find a house. David made every effort to be available to help show us houses an gave great advice. Also with Gavin recommending Evergreen... read more

    Susan B. Avatar Susan B.
  • 5 star ratingGavin, Kris and the Abode Base team were great to work with and helped us tremendously during the daunting task of selling/buying a new home.  They set the bar pretty high and are a hard team to beat.  

    We would do it all over again as long as they were... read more

    Martin I. Avatar Martin I.
  • 5 star ratingWe were first time home buyers when we met Gavin and his team. The process of buying our first home was so smooth and now we have sold our home with the help of Gavin. Our home sold within 4 days of being on the market. We moved from Washington... read more

    Jessica R. Avatar Jessica R.
  • The team is always there for you ready to work, answer questions and take the stress off! Thanks so much!!

    Lynette R. Avatar Lynette R.
  • So very happy with my experience!! Amy Baalaer was so very knowledgeable and helpful throughout this 1st time process for me!! I couldn't be happier!! I would definitely recommend Abode Base and Amy!! Amy worked with me an entire year and never gave up on me she is so... read more

    Amy V. Avatar Amy V.
  • My wife and I bought our house with Gavin in 2015, and recently just sold the same house with Gavin and Kris' help. The selling of our home was not something we were looking forward to, because we were worried it would be a huge hassle and take forever. But,... read more

    Chris B. Avatar Chris B.
  • We needed to sell our rental property in Edgewood, WA, and Gavin Shnieder from Abode Base Real Estate was recommended to us. I contacted Gavin, and he met my wife and I at the property within an hour or so of my initial call to him. He was... read more

    Bob C. Avatar Bob C.
  • Gavin and Kris are on top of everyone and everything for you! Great representation! They create piece of mind during what can be a stressful time. I most definitely recommend Gavin and his team.

    Joe M. Avatar Joe M.
  • Gavin and abode base realty managed the sale of our rental house in Seattle and purchase of another house in Port Orchard. Gavin and his army of referrals negotiated all the issues flawlessly. We sold our house in 1 day for substantially over list price and completed our 1031 exchange... read more

    kurt s. Avatar kurt s.
  • 5 star ratingDavid was an amazing realtor! He was always looking out for my family and I, very courteous and friendly, was always available for questions and house viewings, made everything really easy and was straight forward with everything.  I would definitely recommend him to anyone who's looking for a realtor.

    Tim H. Avatar Tim H.
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    I have been working with David at Abode for the last 3 moths and he has been an excellent agent, always willing to show me listings and then keeping me updated about my offer. He is a great person to work with! I have also enjoyed working with Gavin and... read more

    Julie S. Avatar Julie S.
  • 5 star ratingThe Adobe Real Estate team did an outstanding job handling my real estate transaction. I live out of state and Adobe helped me flip and sell my rental property in Spanaway. The property was in completed disarray after the last tenants moved out. Thankful, my family put me in touch... read more

    Michelle M. Avatar Michelle M.
  • Abode base were quick to contact us back and help us get the process rolling. The entire team was professional and went above and beyond all expectations. Amy, Gavin and Kris were all amazing. They made sure we were kept in the loop on everything in regards to the home... read more

    Rita Y. Avatar Rita Y.