With a background in the corporate industry - undertaking logistics, operations and accounting - Hope is accustomed to the fast-paced nature of administration and communications, working judiciously behind the scenes to get the job done. Her passion for property, including procurement and renovation, transcends into her daily demeanour, making her a friendly and driven agent within the Lugtons team.
Hope thrives when multitasking, working best under pressure! Her cool, level-headed approach to problem-solving and administration results in a thorough and meticulous level of service. Having organised international corporate travel, for both business and leisure, she has accrued exceptional communication skills; skills which have also been fine tuned through her background in psychology and counselling. A perfect harmony of people-skills when dealing with the unexpected stressors that can sometimes arise with property. Recognising the importance of connectivity and place, Hope and her family find joy in hosting international students, sharing the Kiwi culture and the beauty of our landscape.
With an active family, enjoying the outdoors, hiking, exploration and sunshine, Hope is kept busy outside of work! They’re currently building their next dream home, keeping their football mad son - and horse-crazy daughters - busy! Whether looking to embark on a lifestyle block, downsize, sell, or find that perfect location, Hope can be of assistance. Her affable manner, zealous energy for the industry and passion for genuinely making people happy works in your favour on your property quest.
“Meeting Hope during an open home she was so warm, welcoming and conversational, felt more like a friend showing off their home rather than a real estate agent just trying to sell a house. As a first home buyer I did find it quite daunting going through the process of purchasing a house as I was unfamiliar with how things were handled and all the paperwork that came along with it. Hope made everything so easy-going and worry-free pretty much. Hope was always transparent, fast and kept us updated whenever there was progress or we were needed for something and always provided us with a reassuring answer whenever we had questions. Hope is an absolute professional in her field and would be our first recommendation for anyone looking to buy.""
–Hayden & Jing Jing
“Hope was an absolute star when she sold our Hamilton house...very caring and professional to both us and the people that bought our house...Highly recommend"
–Irene & Mark
“At each and every step of our house sale and then new house purchase, Hope was there from start to finish. Hope was there to guide us and hold our hand sort of speak, she lead us through the whole process. She is very professional and knowledgeable, we would highly recommend Hope to all. We thoroughly enjoyed working with her and she got us some outstanding results! We'll have no hesitation to contact Hope again for our next house move!”
–Vicki & Steve
"Hope was very approachable, caring and listened to what we wanted to achieve from the outset and then delivered above and beyond our wildest expectations. She helped simplify everything so that we understood the process throughout. We sold our first home through Hope and we wouldn't hesitate to recommend her to friends and family alike. Thank you so much Hope! We'll definitely keep in touch."
–Matt & Briar
"With a background in the corporate industry - undertaking logistics, operations and accounting - Hope is accustomed to the fast-paced nature of administration and communications, working judiciously behind the scenes to get the job done. Her passion for property, including procurement and renovation, transcends into her daily demeanour, making her a friendly and driven agent within the Lugtons team."