Selling Testimonials
Unsolicited Testimonials that go to our Hearts not our Heads!

These are just a few testimonials from our seller clients that we would like to share with you.  They are available in our office if you wish to peruse them or many others. With more than 38 years of professional service to the local real estate market, we have many heartfelt testimonials from clients with whom we have had the honor of working.  To our past clients--- Thank You and we are always here if we can serve you in anyway, again!

We hope these original, unedited comments convey that... 

We Care about What We Do and about You... our Valued Clients!

"We fully recognize the time, energy and effort devoted to our sale and we are most appreciative.  Surely Edelweiss Properties will get our 5-Star endorsement!" 

-- Weldon & Corinne Canough


"Thank you for the wonderful service you've given my family throughout the years!" 

-- Ann McGhee Bordeianu


"Thank you much for your the help you provided in the sale of our lake home.  We are most grateful.  We wish you continued success!" 

-- Harry & Linda Messina


"You went above and beyond and we sincerely thank you!" 

-- Dennis & Ellen Morton


"We couldn't be more pleased with all the great help you gave us and with the professionalism with which you handled our 'heaven on earth.' We appreciate all that more than you could know.  Thanks again.. so very much!" 

-- Marge & Phil Lewis


"We so enjoyed working with you and will let anyone know who may be moving that you are the best!" 

-- Bob Wilcox & Gail Calkins


"Thank you so much.  You are a class act." 

-- Tod & Judy Pritchard


"You are a class act.  I would recommend your services anytime!  Thank you." 

-- Russ Snell


"You really went above and beyond to do what I needed in this situation and I will always be grateful. When the other house needs to be sold I'll definitely call you again!" 

-- Linda Watson


"Thank you for your efficient handling of our sale.  It was a great pleasure to work with you.  You have a wonderful way of dealing with people." 

-- Rev. Richard Brickler


"I truly appreciate so much your diligence in selling my father's condo." 

-- Cheryl Ray

"We cannot imagine an easier transaction (both the buy and sell) than we had with these.  None of this would have been possible without your guidance, advice and assistance.  You are the best!" 

-- Greg Franklin & Jean McCreary

"It was a pleasure doing business with you!" 

-- Rom & Carol Witzel


"It was a pleasure dealing with a 'class act' Realtor. You have 'side by side' neighbors in Florida who would highly recommend you.  Let us know if you want to open a branch in Florida!" 

-- Doris Wren


"We sincerely appreciate your skillful facilitation of the sale of our Canandaigua Lake house.  Again, it was a pleasure working with you!" 

-- Tom & Mary Bonfiglio

"We want you to know how much we appreciate all the hard work you put into selling the lake house.  Not only are we very happy with the 'outcome', we are very happy that such a nice family will now be enjoying it.  You are a pleasure to work with and if anyone wants a recommendation, tell them to call us." 

-- Mary & Brad Berk

"We appreciate all your efforts in selling our home.  We know it is your business, but no one else could have done what you did and in such a timely fashion.  You managed to balance both sides.  We enjoyed doing business with you and will certainly recommend you to others!" 

-- Bill & Barb Fuge

"We want to thank you for your effort helping us to make our move!" 

-- Terri & Lex Sleeman


"We cannot thank you enough for all your hard work.  We are so very grateful for all of your expertise!" 

-- Bob & Kathy Paterson

"We appreciate the work you did for us and hope to work with you in the future!" 

-- Terry & Mary Blowers


"Every time we pass one of your Sold signs we give you a thumbs up!" 

-- Ed, Jean & Season Eggleston

"Thanks again for your simply impeccable service. 

We really enjoyed working with you and are very grateful the cottage sale went so smoothly!" 

-- Betty Rabinowitz & Leah Warrick

"Thanks to both of you for all your efforts to help us sell this property. 

You've both been great and we are completely satisfied with the job you did as our agents!" 

-- Ed & Darnae Regenthal

"We appreciate your fine services on our behalf!" 

-- Phil & Linda Fitzhugh

"Thank you for giving us excellent advice and service with selling our cottage.  We appreciate the professionalism and "extra efforts" you made to assure a successful sale of the property!" 

-- Jamie & Susan McGhee

"Many thanks for your great service.  You did a wonderful job and we appreciate it. 

If you ever need a reference or if I can help in any way, please call!" 

-- Tom & Gloria McDermott

"It was delightful working with you!" 

-- Ellen Neisner

"As always, you have been wonderful to work with, very professional and knowledgeable. 

Who knows, we may be back and you would be the first we would contact.  Thanks for everything!" 

-- Jim & Kate Shotwell

"We can't thank you enough for all that you have done for us.  You made what is usually a very painful and stressful experience a pretty good time!" 

-- Lin Case & Sue Hawkes

"It  has been a pleasure working with such consummate professionals!  You made everything pleasant and worry-free.  This has been our third project with you and we could not be happier with the outcome!" 

-- Lynn & Oksana Fuller

"I just wanted to say Thank You for handling everything as professionally as you did with our sale.  I looked at several different Realtors before I met you, and I can assure you that keeping in the same fashion as you did with our family, you can't miss in the business you run.  Keep those standards.  Any business I hear of, I will, with comfort, recommend you!" 

-- Britt Shenkman

"Thank you so much for your time and effort in getting Mom's house sold. 

It was a pleasure to meet both of you!" 

-- Janet Brown

"We so much appreciate your help in selling our house so quickly and closing so promptly.

Many thanks!" 

-- Jim, Betty and David McMath

"We are very grateful for the professional support you provided in the sale of our house.  Your dedication to success and concern for 'getting it right' has been most impressive!" 

-- Bob & Nancy Fisher

"We want to express our sincere appreciation to you for the professionalism you handle your business with.  It has been a very smooth and painless transaction.  You made a very unfamiliar situation into a clear, precise, flowing transaction- great work.  It is rewarding to know the new owners love the house and are sure to take good care of it and enjoy many years here, as we have!"

--Jim & Anne Lake

"You made it Happen!  You were there for every detail no matter how grand or ordinary.  Your integrity and professionalism is a testimony to all your creative talent!" 

-- Mike & Rita Rose

"Thank you for being persistent and helping us see the sale through.  We appreciate your efforts!" 

-- Jack & Linda Coons

"We appreciate your hard work and attention to detail in selling our home." 

-- Woody & Kate VanGelder

"Thank you so much for all your help in selling our house!" 

-- Joe & Cheral Mroz

"Thanks for all of the hard work you did to sell our home!" 

-- Chrissy Spitz

"We wanted to thank you again for everything.  It's always nice to work with someone that you know and trust for so many years!" 

-- Ron Pierce & Peg Dean

"Thank you for everything- your professional manner and patience.  It helped!"

--Martha Reus

"Our grateful thanks to you both for your expertise in marketing and selling the property.  It was a unique location - but you had the buyer in mind for it - so it went quickly!"

--Bill & Chris Dermody

"Thank you so much for all that you did for us.  We appreciated all your work. We would gladly recommend you!!!" 

-- Mark & Tammy Belmore

"We are truly amazed at how fast you worked to sell our house.  We are very appreciative for your hard work and established buyer client base.  Thank you sooooo much!"

--Andy & Sharon Paterson

"It was a delight working with you.  I really appreciate your magnificent work!"

--Jan Surasky

"We very much appreciated your help and would certainly recommend you to any of our friends!"

--Jack & Marion Beery

"We are so lucky to have people like you in Canandaigua.  We wish you continued success!"

--Bob & Nancy Ward

"Thanks to you for all the work you did to bring this transaction to a swift, positive end.  The photos and website info were wonderful, your handling of the multiple offers was excellent , and your continual feedback and updating were much appreciated!"

--Frances Hubbard Schenck

"Thank you for your professional and ethical way you took care of business.  The property was in need of many repairs and updating of mechanics, but you always treated me as though it were worth a million dollars.  I also appreciate all the hard work it took to sell it."

--Joyce A. Keeney

"We want you to know how much we appreciate the time and effort you put into the sale of our home.  We can't thank you enough- your patience and thoughtfulness were extraordinary!"

-- Dave and Laraine Cook

"Thank you for being the perfect realtors and now the friends we will always treasure!"

--Bob and Jean Vandenburg

"You performed like the professionals we knew you were and are delighted in the way Edelweiss handled our sale!  You make the real estate game look easy. My MBA class meets tonight and I'll be hammering home the lesson that you guys know so well: Relationships are everything!"

--Dr. I. Thomas Sheppard

"Thank you for all your work to make this happen.  You guys have always been a class act and it has been our pleasure to have known you both professionally and personally!"

--Bill and Gail Lembach

"Thank you so much for helping us sell our home.  We are very grateful!"

--Jeff and Wendy Pettrone

"Thank you for doing what you do Best!"

--Don and Suzanne Scott

"Thank you for all your help selling the cottage!"

--Gordon and Joan Nacy

"Thank you for your very fine sale of my home.  You made it a pleasure from the very beginning.  Thanks for your hard work in getting the best deal for the house!"

--Carolyn Iati

"Thank you for your help and friendship over all these years!"

--Bill & Mary Schmitt

"Thank you for your patience and dedication.  I'll always have the best words for you both and will continue to recommend your company!"

--Alona Redden

"Thank you both immensely for the constant care you have taken to make selling my home as 'painless' as possible!  I can't imagine anyone more considerate and absolutely pleasant to work with than you have been!  Working with you has been the easiest, by far the most enjoyable part of this entire buying and selling experience.  When I was raving about your excellent services to my sister-in-law, who is a real estate agent in New Jersey, she expressed great admiration for your web site.  She was impressed with the presentation of my home, being familiar with it.  I agree wholeheartedly!  I think you have an extraordinary business in every way!!  Best wishes for your continued success..."

--Karen Meuser

"It was a pleasure having you as our agents.  Your honest and personalized style of doing business was greatly appreciated.  Hope we see you in the near future!!"

--Frank & Elizabeth Carnevale

"We enjoyed doing business with you, also , feeling you were very considerate as well as knowledgeable and efficient.  We will remember your firm if we ever decide to move again or are asked to recommend a realtor!"

--Gene & Sally Mueller

"We thank you for your very professional real estate services.  We are glad we chose you!"

--James & Joanne Tilberry

"Both of you were so helpful to us in seeing our real estate transaction through to the end.  Your positive outlook was especially appreciated when we had doubts if we would ever sell our property.  We look look forward to working with you in the future!"

--Frank & Sue Nichols

"You did an outstanding job of advertising and selling our cottage.  We enjoyed 22 years at the lake and we hope the new owners enjoy it as much!  Many thanks!!"

--Jack & Flora Holt

"Words cannot express our thanks to you for your hard work and persistence to find the buyer for our home.  Edelweiss is #1 on our list!"

--Bill & Joyce Purves

"Your professionalism with our real estate deal is the reason we always recommend EDELWEISS"

--Chuck & Joni Kiner

"We want to thank you for giving us the wonderful service that you extended to us... as we said before, we felt you gave us the same attention you would have given to people with a half million dollar home.  It was a pleasure doing business with you... you are terrific!"

--Kirk & Dee Koenig

"We certainly appreciate the hard work and time spent to make sure everything went smoothly.  To Marty, who worked so hard, and with the professionalism of a REALTOR with many more his senior, we thank you.  To Nick, the master, the man with the knowledge, years of experience and professionalism seldom seen in the Real Estate business, we thank you.  But what we enjoyed most was the low key, laid back, soft sell manner of Edelweiss Properties.  Gentlemen, we commend you.  Again, many, many thanks for your professional efforts on our behalf!"

--Dave and Angie Chamberlain

"Just a note to thank you both for your very professional, successful sale of our home and finding us the perfect condo.  Nick, your 30+ years of experience was put to the test and you passed with flying colors.  Our next real estate transaction will certainly include both of you and your fine firm!"

--Dutch and Barb Pestorius

"We want to thank you for the outstanding work you did in selling our house!  We are  happy it has sold, but, also for the way you handled everything in a fair, honest and kind manner!"

--Bob and Sally Smith

"As always, your hard work and honesty is very much appreciated.  You made the sale of the cottage a quick and smooth one.  We look forward to future business with you and we will recommend you to any friends who need an agent!"

--Dave and Judy Dillon

"Thanks for the wonderfully professional way in which you handled our house sale.  Working with you was a pleasure! "

-- Jack and Bobby Post

"I am so pleased with how helpful you were and how fast this transaction occurred!"

--Mary Wadhams

"To me, you are the model of what a really good real estate broker should be.  You always kept me informed, did not get discouraged and I knew you were always working for me.  So, a big thank you for all you did on the sale of the cottage!"

--Peggy Commons

"We are very grateful for your help in selling Mom's home.  Your professionalism is appreciated...  Wish we had more homes to sell!"

--Peter and Patricia Calderon

"It was a pleasure meeting you the other day.  My apologies for popping in on you without an appointment, but I have found that to be a convenient technique for finding out what really goes on in an office.  My suspicions were confirmed with your office... you take no breaks and as a consequence you sell more lake housing than anyone in town!!  We believe there is merit in working with individuals who have proven themselves over a number of years."

--Joel M. Bertuzzi

"Again, thanks.  We are so grateful to you for all your help and professional knowledge!"

--Peter and Pat Calderone

"I appreciate the many kind services you rendered in selling the cottage.  It was a pleasure to do business with you." 

-- Mrs. Elsie Sullivan

"We are still in awe that the sale of the house went so well.  You deserve alot of credit and we thank you.  Thanks so much for all your help!"

--Dave and Kathy Bascom

"Sincere thanks and appreciation for all your efforts in selling the property."

--Gus Antonelli

"Thank you for all your help!"

--Helen and Saul Presberg

"It was a pleasure for us to work with you on the purchase of our new home and the sale of our old.  We appreciate your interest, concern and hard work!"

--Harry and Linda Messina

"You did a super job in finding that right buyer for a place very dear to my heart.  Many Thanks."

--Julia Fryer

"Many thanks for your professional help in the sales of our two homes.  We enjoyed getting to know you and work with you!"

--Dave and Wanda Munt

"It was nice doing business with you!"

--Pat Bacon

"I would like to express my appreciation and say thank you for your assistance in the sale.  It seems like there are very few easy deals today and your personal attention on this transaction and the professional manner in which you dealt with everyone was appreciated."

--Ronald J. Matter, Sales Manager (Coldwell Banker)

"Thank you again for such a speedy, smooth sale (and purchase)!"

--Joe and Dorothy Kennedy

"By this time we are pretty well settled in and very pleased with our new home.  Thanks again for all you did for us."

--Dwight and Betty Cooley

"Many thanks to you and Marty for your efforts over the past couple of years. I hope the buyers will enjoy the lake house as we did."

--Bill French

"It was a pleasure working with you on this matter, and certainly look forward to working with you in the future.  My clients had very high praise for your professionalism in handling this matter!"

--Richard G. Brocklebank, Esq.

"We want to thank you for all the work you did to sell our cottage!"

--Gene and Judy Raymond

"Thank you so very much for all your time and effort on the lake property."

--Dennis and Sue Masters

"My thanks to you and Marty.  You both have been patient, responsive, professional, hard-working and understanding."

--Kit Croucher

"Thank you for your very competent and professional service."

--Karol Hitt

"Thank you for the quick handling on the sale of the house.  Your kind words and thoughtfulness are most appreciated."

--Cornelia Cowles

"Thank you.  You are a True Professional!"

-- John and Mary McAlpin

"Thanks for all your hard work.  We love the new place... it was worth waiting for!"

--George and Ann MacFarlane

"In sending greetings to you we want to add our feelings of respect and sincere gratitude for your role in our house sale.  You are a special human being and we are grateful for your being with us at that time.  We are well and love our new home!"

--Frank and Margaret VanNortwick

"Many thanks for all your kind services this past year.  It is wonderful for me to be relieved of all that property.  An extra thank you for your continual efforts which ended in a great sale.  Wishing you much success in the coming years."

--Mrs. Doris Corrigan

"It was a pleasure doing business with you!"

--Sandy Dupre

"Both Carl and I want to thank you for all you did for us to help us sell our cottage.  You were so professional in this transaction and kept us well informed as to the progress. We greatly appreciated all that you did.  We want you to know we will not hesitate to recommend you to any of our friends.  Again thanks Nick for a job well done.

--Mary Lou and Carl Palumbo

"Thanks for your help on selling the cottage.  If we decide to buy another place we will call you!"

--Ed and Maggie Ryan

" I want to thank you for all your efforts with the sale of our home.  Your hard work is truly appreciated.  You can be sure we're recommending you and your firm to our friends and associates.  If we're ever in the market for a Realtor in the future, you will be our first choice!"

--Debbie and Mike Foster

"Thanks so much for all of your help.  I'll be sure to recommend you in the future - you've been a great help!" 

-- Mary Clare Hamlin

"Thank you for your thoughtfulness and for your gracious skills as a REALTOR!"

--Sandra DeGolyer

"Since there are no easy deals in this crazy business, I want to personally thank you for your help in the sale of my listing.  Your dedication and professionalism was truly appreciated."  I wish you continued success and good luck throughout the year."

--Larry M. Magguilli  (Broker / Realtor)

"Thank you for your hard work in selling our home so quickly and for making the process run smoothly."

--Pat and Marc Atkinson

"Thanks so much for all your time and help.  We were very impressed with your talents as a real estate broker.  We will recommend you highly!"

--Mark and Jackie Holdren

"It was a pleasure doing business with you!"

--Bart and Joan Levenson

"From my personal experience as well as his reputation, he is unsurpassed in service to his customers.  He is the type of individual that is described by his acquaintances as tireless in helping others not only through his business, but through his church and personally!"

--Frank J. Logosh

"We want to thank you very much for all you have done and continue to do for us!"

--Paul and Tracey Neidert  


The first and most important decision you must make when considering selling real estate in today's dynamic marketplace is who you will choose to represent you.  As a small independent firm, our success has come from building lasting relationships.  The majority of our business is proudly derived from repeat, referral and word-of-mouth that are the result of exceeding expectations for a competent, professional and even enjoyable real estate process.  A process that centers on listening to You - the client, educating you about the market, paying attention to details, keeping you informed and using our experience from thousands of past successful transactions as an experience base for offering value-added professional guidance.  We understand that you are facing some of the most important real estate financial decisions you may have to make in your lifetime.  We welcome the opportunity to represent you in the successful marketing and sale of your home like we have done for our past clients!