Jamie joins the Lugtons team after a successful 10 year career in the hairdressing industry as a senior stylist and manager in Waikato’s premium salon.
His change was driven by the passion to help people with the emotional journey that buying and selling real estate can have and make it an enjoyable process for both vendors and purchasers alike.
With a solid social media following Jamie’s strengths lie in building personable and trusting client relationships and going the extra mile for those around him.
With an extensive management background in the hair industry Jamie has formed a sharp eye for detail and love for interior design, he will assist you with staging ideas and bespoke marketing approaches to present your home to the best of its ability.
Jamie is excited and looking forward to working alongside you in achieving your property dreams.
"Jamie is the definition of hard working, reliable and genuine. His presence alone brings confidence and a ‘good feeling’ to those around him. His outlook on life is inspiring and his energy is contagious. Jamie will be well suited to those buying or selling that are looking for an experience that will leave them feeling like they have the hardest working agent in Hamilton. His calm and consistent communication, absolute integrity and genuine desire to help concludes a brilliant service. I have no hesitation in recommending Jamie to my family, friends and beyond.”
"I have known Jamie for over ten years in a professional capacity and in this time I have seen him develop and grow outstanding customer service techniques, management and marketing skills. Jamie is detail oriented, hard working with high standard and client focused. Jamie also has a strong sense of community and knows the area of Hamilton extremely well. He is a perfect example of what you should get when you think of a real estate agent and I would highly recommend Jamie Barakat when buying or selling your next home."
"For us it all came down to a great agent with fresh ideas, personality & very hard working! My husband & I will be recommending Jamie to everyone, thank you so very much”
- Jo & Jacque
"After 3 months on the market with no luck, Jamie came along took the lead and relaunched my elderly fathers property. He sold it unconditionally within 4 weeks, I will definitely be calling him when I sell my own”
- Kay & Ivan
“I met Jamie at an open home where he was assisting another agent in his first week of real estate, Jamie promptly followed up with me, found out my property needs and helped me into my new home. The respect and compassion I received from a young agent was extremely refreshing”
"Jamie is the definition of hard working, reliable and genuine. His calm and consistent communication, absolute integrity and genuine desire to help concludes a brilliant service."