Carl Barakat

Compliance Officer AREINZ

About Me

Carl AREINZ (Massey University) Licensed is Director of Borders New Zealand. With 24 years experience within the New Zealand’s real estate industry working within New Zealand’s largest real estate companies, starting out with Ray White on Tamaki Drive in Kohimarama and included valued experience with Harcourts, Bayleys and Barfoot and Thompson. With his wife Alison they achieved Top Salesperson for the Orewa branch of Barfoot and Thompson for 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009, placed number 5 Residential Salesperson for the year for the entire Barfoot and Thompson Group (Top 5% of all NZ agents) was an outstanding achievement, prior to securing ownership of Borders in 2009. Carl and Alison’s outstanding sales records and achievements confirm their commitment to excellence from marketing, effective communication and negotiating skills in selling properties to training, supporting and growing other real estate salespeople/licensees and their businesses while delivering the very best in professionalism and personal service to their clients. A solid reputation for integrity, honesty and a keen insight into the property market Carl complements these renowned qualities with a firm work ethic and ability to achieve the best return on investment for those looking to market their properties or join the Borders team and grow their very own real estate business. Thoroughly family-oriented, Carl and Alison are careful to find the right balance between their work and personal life. With three now adult children who like themselves set high personal goals from a young age, with one son achieving the position as one of New Zealand’s top students at Auckland’s AUT university, the other son achieving a national title (NZ Champion) in Taekwondo, and their third child and daughter Casey who is a song writer, sings, plays the guitar and records her own music. Family time is important to them both making sure to always put aside quality family time. Carl’s known for his relaxed but very focused and professional commitment in achieving the best possible results for both property sellers and Borders team members wanting to grow their business. A real estate salesperson/licensee can join any company and office, not any company or office manager has the time, the hands on expertise and skill set to teach the secrets to succeed in all markets good and bad. Carl and Alison believe in dealing with people in a professional confidential manner. Regardless of if you are looking to sell a property or you are looking to start an exciting business career as a member of the Borders Real Estate Group of companies. Contact Carl or Alison today for a confidential appointment. Mob:021 687999