Annette Balestra - Testimonials

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Annette is very professional, she knows the market and is a pleasure to work with.

She does excelent research and took time to understand our needs before showing us homes which ended up in finding us the perfect home in very little time! I recommend her 100% to help you find your perfect home!

Carla G.

Annette is professional, fast, knowledgeable, and cares about her clients.

She went above and beyond to find the perfect home for my son and I. I reached out to let her know I was thinking about finding a place and within hours she had printed copies and appointments for us! She is very assertive, pushing for us to have the home we wanted. I loved working with her.

Marie M.

Annette and Janice are both very knowledgeable in the their chosen profession.

Everything we needed was taken care of immediately and they were both very attentive to every detail of our transaction. I would recommend for all your real estate needs.

Ed P.

Annette is a true professional and goes way above the call of duty!

I would highly recommend her for your real estate needs. Looking forward to our next transaction...

Betty S.

Annette did a great job finding me a place that suited all of my needs!

She listens to what her clients want and finds a variety of options to meet her clients needs and tastes. Easily accessible and gets things done quickly. Highly recommended!

Katrina S.

La recomiendo con los ojos cerrados!

De verdad que es una persona super atenta, siempre pendiente de cada detalle, busca lo mejor para su cliente, es super paciente y lo mejor de todo tiene todas las respuestas y si no la sabe la investiga! Le gusta lo que hace y trata a sus clientes de una manera muy especial.

Ana D.

Annette went above and beyond in selling my home.

She was professional and incredible. Ahe answered all my questions and told us the step by step process. She worked tirelessly to sell our home. I highly recommend Annette and will definitely use her and her company again

Andrew H.

Annette was very helpful with finding a house for us to rent!

She is very professional, knowledgeable, patient and sympathetic. I would definitely call her again. I personally recommend her!

Artum S.

Annette is the best!

She was with me every step of the way and provided great communication skills. She got the job done and stayed on top of the new home process. I am very grateful!!


Annette was amazing!

She was on top of listings with my specifications, as soon as they were available. She was flexible and worked with my busy schedule to show me properties promptly. She managed to find me the perfect property in just a few weeks.

Nancy J.

Annette was great.

Always answered the phone no matter how many questions we had and fought for us when it came to the time for negotiations. She helped us save thousands by negotiating the price down with the seller. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a realtor.

David C.

Annette made the sale process very smooth and she was totally on top every detail.

She has excellent communication skills and knows her craft inside and out. I personally recommend her to anyone seeking a realtor to represent them.

Cari H.

Professional, PATIENT, understanding & accommodating those are a few of the words to best describe Annette!

She helped us find our dream home! We are very grateful for our friend and her amazing ability!

Priscilla P.

Very pleased with the process from beginning to end.

Was responsive immediately to all our calls and texts regardless of the time. Negotiated effectively on our behalf to get us into our dream home quickly and with equity (i.e., purchased for less than its assessed value)!!

Susan A.

The whole experience from beginning to end was smoth.

Annette was always available and willing to meet at the convinience of my schedule. Amazing experience from beginning to end.

Ramon B.

Annette is meticulous, assertive on behalf of her clients and so very knowledgeable.

It was a reward to work with her. She found exactly the apartment I wanted. Helped me w furnishing it and was always willing to go Beynon her obligations to be certain my needs were met.

Rick P.

Annette went above and beyond to help us sell our mother's home in Miami.

We don't live in the area but with Annette's help and coordination of services we were able to do most of it remotely. Thank you Annette for all your help. Excellent service!

Dan O.

Annette has been patient, supportive, innovative, and understanding through a long process of selling our reverse mortgage home.

She has had to deal with probate, foreclosures, and open communication with me and my four sisters. And find me a home to live in, clean de to where I work that accepts animals. We all would definitely work with her again.

Cara C.

Annette & Janice were always available to answer our questions.

They were caring about the whole process of selling our home, always maintaining a positive attitude and professionalism. Thank you for all your hard work !

Ana & Carlos M.

Annette and Janice are a great team and very hardworking!

They both have great communication skills and are always available. Annette and Janice answered all my questions and concerns in a timely manner. They assisted my family in purchasing our first home through the probate process. They were both always in touch throughout the entire process. I would definitely recommend them to friends and family.

Juan S.

Since the first moment we met Annette & Janice, up till well after closing on our dream house, the experience has been overwhelmingly positive.

This Lux team listened to our specific needs, provided an analysis of the market, got us to the right appointments punctually and helped with the negotiations, paperwork and strict schedule of events towards closing. Even today, they are glad to provide us with solutions on issues that arise, and so was the case during the course of the entire home buying process. If you are serious in getting your home closed-on smoothly, we highly recommend Annette & Janice. Top-Notch experience. Thank you, ladies!

Ivan C.

Annette is true professional and dedicated to help her clients purchase their dreamed home.

She was always responsive and made our buying experience very convenient by always advocating for our best interest when negotiating with seller. I would recommended Annette to my friends and family.

Andy A.


Ballestra had a thorough knowledge of the coral gables/Coconut Grove region. I needed a realtor who not only was raised in Miami, but someone who knew the local culture. Ms. Ballestra also was also very patient and professional when dealing w my special interests in miami’s historic neighborhoods.

Michael S.
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"I was relocating to Florida on short notice and was Annette was recommended by our Chief of Staff to help with the relocation. I couldn't have accomplished so much without her! Her responsiveness, professional ... more "
by Bryn Kahrl
"Annette was amazing!! Informative and made the entire process very easy !! Can’t say enough good things about her and her skills … thank you, thank you, thank you ! more "
by user6793325
"I never imagined that we would be able to buy our dream house in this market, and I know that without Annette it would not have been possible. She is patient and hands-on, which made us feel fully supported ... more "
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