"From our first meeting we felt like we were family. Ben was wonderful to work with. He kept us well informed and was patient and considerate. John was kind and helpful at our closing. They are fantastic and should we need any real estate help in the future, we know
who to call."
- Martha Vitale
"I originally had John Rockey as my Realtor.
I then through him met Ben Kono and had a great experience. They have actually become friends outside of Real Estate. Both are men of integrity and really care about the person before the house. The listing side was great with photos and getting out on the market. Their input on things to do to make the house sell quickly. The buying side was great also as he was looking out for our best interest and also for the buyers. There were many houses that we looked at and they were good at getting us what we wanted as well as things that we may have needed but hadn’t thought of. Very blessed to have met them. Proud to say they are
- Brad Hohenbrink
"Our selling experience was very smooth at the beginning but ran into a hiccup on the buyers’ end in the 11th hour that caused a lengthy delay to our selling process. My SMART Team mitigated all the anxiety we were feeling with clear, concise, open and honest communication. In the end we crossed the finish line with our original buyer just as we planned. We highly recommend My SMART Team at EXIT Realty 1st – specifically Ben and John based on our personal experiences in the
- Mark Bundy
"Excellent to work with. Very knowledgeable about the market! We wanted our home to sell quickly and they helped us do that, still selling our house for a good price!"
- Lisa Colyn
"Professional and responsive Real Estate team. They are a true “team” and each member does their part well and seamlessly with the others. Highly recommend them."
- Rick Baxter
"I feel we had a fantastic experience. Ben Kono, John Rockey & the rest of My SMART Team made it simple and an easy transition. Thank you again for all you did for us."
- Leonard Phillips
"I originally selected John Rockey as a Realtor to list our house for sale, as he was recommended by several people. Little did I know how much the Team approach would benefit our listing and quick selling of the house! I was in contact with Ben and Alison many times to help this process along, and were so glad for the extra support they also provided! Well done, MY SMART Team at EXIT Realty 1st. Thanks!"
- Coralie Dirlam
"Ben Kono and John Rockey were great to work with, they went above and beyond to
work out my deal."
- Mary Kathryn
"It was really nice to feel like we were part of the team all working towards the same goals! Everyone was very helpful and knowledgeable. They always were able to answer our questions. It was a very pleasant process, even though we had some ups & downs."
- Jed and Kelley Hagaman
"John was very patient, kind, and encouraging. Every time I had a question, he always got back to me very efficiently. He was very helpful and was willing to go the extra mile always. Ben was awesome too! He took the most professional pictures. Great to work with John and Ben!"
- Kim Knaggs
"We like the team aspect of our selling process. You explained things well to us 'rookies'."
- Chuck and Denise Tomasello
"The team was very responsive, and always answered questions. Very kind and professional."
- Todd and Amanda Chapko
"John, Ben and Alison were amazing! Treated us like family and sold our house above asking price in 3 days!"
- Jon Schaible
" Very professional service, love that you provide a stager. In looking at houses to buy, I can see the difference between a great Realtor and the opposite."
- Jerri Rugg
"Well-informed and very knowledgeable on the local Real Estate market. Always returned calls promptly. Took the extra effort to ensure a
- Doug and Carol Henry
"John Rockey is the absolute best ever! He is professional, detail oriented, and so kind! Thank you John!"
- Karen Richard
"John and the team (Alison, Ben) were outstanding to work with! They had great joy
- Eric & Tamar Eisenmann
"Ben was great, very responsive. He made me comfortable buying from across the country."
- Dave & Kaye Kolde
"John Rockey came highly recommended and he delivered a service that exceeded our expectations."
- Burton & Denise Wallen
"All of the agents (John, Ben, and Alison) were so knowledgeable and courteous. All of my questions were answered promptly. I never felt that any question was 'stupid'. God's timing was perfect, placing the team in my life when I needed them."
- Janet Long
"Thanks John. You told me that if we got it priced right, our home would be sold in a week and
you were right."
- Charlie and Jamie Isham
"Ben and Alison were professional, dependable, knowledgeable,
- Ama Larsen
"A pleasure to work with John. Very polite, knowledgeable,
- Angela Gonzalez