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Agent Ratings for Joseph Chen

Joseph Chen
Joseph Chen

REALTOR® Lic. #01823606

(54 reviews)
Overall star rating: 4.8
Past 3 months: 5.0
Closed clients: 4.8
Ratings Breakdown:
5 stars 
 (49)
4 stars 
 (4)
3 stars 
 (0)
2 stars 
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1 stars 
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2014
Prospective buyer
10/13/14
Joseph took his time to show us several properties and understood what we were looking for. Joseph also made us feel like he had our best interests in mind.
Prospective buyer
06/18/14
This is my second time with Joe as our realtor. The first time he worked tirelessly to help my husband and I find the right home with our very tight budget and specific needs. This time was for helping me find my handicapped brother a condo. Again, he was up against budget and very specific needs. He never got exasperated with us. He must have showed us at least 9 places before we found something suitable. When something came up that looked appealing but turned out not to be a good buy for us, he didn't hesitate to let us know. As a negotiator he is able to intuit what kinds of moves to make, when to push back and when not to. He made it so the closing costs didn't eat up our budget. We were not personal friends before we met him but I can't help but feel we are now. His attitude and dedication to finding the right place for people - not just a job - made me like him as a friend. You would be wise lucky to choose him as your agent. I have worked with agents who just seemed to be casting about but Joe has a real knack for understanding the changing tides of the housing market in different areas. Joe personable, inquisitive and a very shrewd but fair negotiator.
04/02/09
No review submitted
Prospective buyer
05/23/14
Joseph is very professional through out the entire transaction. He did more than he have to. We are not good friend.
2013
Prospective buyer
08/24/13
Joseph is very experienced and professional. He used his due diligence to secure a good deal and negotiated the financing terms. The first loan was denied and he could still help win the second chance from listing agent. We finally got the house we want and thank you again for your good work!
2011
Condo buyer in Oakland
$220K
12/07/11
No review submitted
Townhome buyer in Richmond
$180K
11/22/11
No review submitted
Home buyer in Union City
$410K
11/21/11
No review submitted
Home buyer in Albany
$401K
08/23/11
No review submitted
Townhome buyer in San Jose
$635K
08/01/11
No review submitted
Home buyer in Moraga
$1,005K
07/11/11
No review submitted
Home buyer in San Leandro
$330K
07/02/11
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Oakland
$200K
06/02/11
No review submitted
07/24/09
No review submitted
Home buyer in San Leandro
$485K
01/26/11
No review submitted
2010
Home buyer in Richmond
$220K
12/17/10
No review submitted
Home buyer in Hayward
$282K
11/26/10
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Concord
$115K
11/18/10
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Hayward
$275K
09/17/10
No review submitted
Condo buyer in San Ramon
$162K
05/28/10
Absolutely horrible, unprofessional, hard to get a hold of. He was rude, disheartening, and made me want to work with another company. Wayne Cory totally redeemed your business.
Home buyer in Albany
$516K
04/02/10
No review submitted
Home buyer in Richmond
$440K
04/02/10
No review submitted
Townhome buyer in Fremont
$519K
04/01/10
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Hayward
$300K
03/28/10
No review submitted
Home buyer in San Ramon
$1,010K
03/23/10
No review submitted
Condo buyer in San Francisco
$500K
02/02/10
Joseph Chen was awesome- anyone who needs guidance purchasing real estate would do well to turn to him. He went to bat for me over and over again, saving me substantial dough with his careful fact checking and strong negotiating skills.
Condo buyer in Concord
$152K
02/01/10
No review submitted
07/21/09
No review submitted
06/08/09
No review submitted
2009
Home buyer in Oakland
$228K
12/31/09
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Fremont
$335K
11/09/09
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Union City
$220K
10/19/09
No review submitted
Home buyer in Pinole
$301K
10/01/09
No review submitted
Townhome buyer in Hayward
$256K
09/01/09
No review submitted
Home buyer in San Francisco
$396K
08/26/09
No review submitted
Townhome buyer in Union City
$290K
08/24/09
Joseph Chen is our primary agent for our new property investment. His knowledge and service is more than our expectation. We are so happy and lucky to have Joseph as our agent. He did a wonderful job from the beginning to the end. He also saved me a lot of time, money.
Townhome buyer in Richmond
$198K
08/22/09
No review submitted
08/03/09
No review submitted
Condo buyer in San Fransisco
$510K
07/27/09
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Pleasant Hill
$387K
07/24/09
No review submitted
Condo buyer in San Jose
$189K
06/24/09
No review submitted
Home buyer in Oakland
$315K
05/27/09
No review submitted
Home buyer in Union City
$515K
03/11/09
Joseph's contribution was beyond excellence. He was always there for us. He was able to accomodate any request from us which shows that he was willing to go above and beyond his duties to help us out. We will remember him every day in our new house. We cant thank him enough for all the help that he has done for us and the pain that he took. Joseph is a very friendly, down-to-earth and always willing to go extra mile for his customers.
2008
Condo buyer in Hayward
$286K
12/22/08
Joseph goes above and beyond his responsibilites as an agent. His level of dedication is at such a high level, regardless of the size of the deal. Even after the close, he continues to maintain a relationship by helping me with any home related issue. I recommend him to all of my friends and family.
Home buyer in RICHMOND
$225K
12/21/08
No review submitted
Home buyer in Alameda
$630K
12/10/08
I will recommend Joseph Chen to my friends.
Home buyer in Alameda
$520K
10/28/08
Joseph was extremely professional and a joy to work with in purchasing our home. He was always accessible, easy to communicate with, and was quick to follow through on any issues that arise.
Home buyer in San Leandro
$330K
10/21/08
No review submitted
Home buyer in Oakland
$570K
10/17/08
Joseph was incredibly patient as he walked me through the fears and confusion of being a first time homebuyer. He stuck with me even when I was a less than perfect client and found me the home of my dreams
Home buyer in Pittsburg
$220K
10/13/08
Joseph kept no secrets from me. This first of all was the most important thing. I trusted Joseph with information I was unsure about. His professional was top quality he made me feel like a very important and treated my search for homes as if I was looking for million dollar homes. I felt very important. Joseph refered me to a broker that was outstanding and fast responsive. Joseph hours very always flexible. I called him to look at this home between 7:00 and 8:00am Saturday morning and he asked me if I could be ready in 30 minutes. I was pleasantly surprised as his lets go get it response. I was expecting a delay or bla bla but no not Joseph he was Jonny on the spot. That kind of quality is hard to find now a days and to know Zip realty provides such service is now a household name in realty for me. My daughter wants to buy a house soon both her and her husbands are veterans and the said the will not have no other agent but Joseph.
Home buyer in San Bruno
$365K
09/30/08
Reviewer has chosen to keep review private
Condo buyer in San Leandro
$335K
07/13/08
For first time home buyers, my husband and I needed a lot of guidance in the real estate market. It was very comforting to know that Joseph Chen was working for us to ensure we received a fair and equitable deal by following up on each and every process from the loan to the interaction with the builder.
Home seller in El Cerrito
$646K
07/07/08
No review submitted
Home buyer in El Cerrito
$390K
06/30/08
Great Job. We will use you again anytime of the day.
Home buyer in San Leandro
$425K
06/16/08
No review submitted
Condo buyer in Concord
$140K
06/12/08
I really felt that Joseph went above and beyond what he needed to do for me. I purchased my property on the opposite Coast from where I live, Jospeh worked so hard to ensure I was kept informed of everything that was happening, he stayed on top of the banks and title co, he worked with the time difference and my schedule and I really think, if he wasn't my realtor, I would have walked away from the purchase.
Home buyer in Oakland
$225K
06/03/08
No review submitted
Home buyer in berkeley
$320K
05/19/08
Joseph was patient, understanding and caring when helping us find our home. He was knowledgeable, relentless and positive throughout the closing process. He kept our spirits high through a long close. His attention to detail was outstanding. I've already recommended him to others. excellent.
Home buyer in Alameda
$780K
03/09/08
He has been a great agent for us. He communicated all our needs to the seller and was able to move thing sour way. He made himself available whenever we needed him even after the deal was done. Great agent! Highly recommended.
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