With a background in interior design, Sophie Mannington knows how to transform a house from ordinary to extraordinary in the eyes of purchasers. Working alongside seasoned real estate professional David Rainbow, who is Bayleys’ first residential agent to clock up over one billion dollars worth of sales, together they make a formidable team.
Sophie started her real estate career in the administration side of the business. This has given Sophie valuable expertise in the back end of property transactions so she knows how to ensure the process flows smoothly. It’s also meant solid skills in marketing resulting in strong campaigns. Combined with a philosophy of continual improvement, Sophie always has the latest knowledge and most up to date information so her clients can make informed choices.
Sophie’s keen eye for design detail has worked miracles for clients, helping them to achieve better than expected outcomes as she can often make suggestions on how to maximise the value of a home. She knows that sometimes small changes can make a big difference in the eyes of buyers and her thoughtful suggestions can prove worth their in gold.
Sophie’s bubbly outgoing personality has proved a winner with both vendors and purchasers alike. Her desire to assist in any way possible, coupled with strong listening and communication skills means people inevitably feel at ease.
Sophie knows every client and property is different and takes the time to develop a bespoke strategy perfectly suited to their home and needs. Her natural empathy and understanding assists Sophie to negotiate successful transactions in Auckland’s premium suburbs that leave everyone with a smile on their face.
Outside of work Sophie can be found playing netball or at the gym. She loves spending time with friends and family and generally enjoying all that Remuera and surrounds has to offer.
Sophie thrives on challenges and doing her very best for her clients. Her drive, creativity and youthful enthusiasm bring a fresh approach. When combined with David’s wealth of experience it’s a winning combination resulting in great outcomes for their valued clients