Growing up in the world of elite sport, Richard Slade quickly learned that second place is never good enough. As a golf professional and elite coach, Richard understood that achieving excellence is all about commitment, skill and persistence. Now as one of Buxton's leading agents, he brings this drive to achieving beyond-par results for his vendors.
Attuned to the world of strong competition and psychological gamesmanship, Richard's success is based on the attributes of passion, perseverance and honesty. As an agent his stamina in creating and maintaining a link to potential buyers is legend. As an Auctioneer, his never-say-die approach is tempered by an entertaining approach - one that is always focused on achieving the next bid...and an overall exceptional result. But, for Richard, a successful result is not restricted to the auctioneer's stage of the negotiation table.
Years of committed work in sport and the property industry, have shown him that above-and-beyond effort will be rewarded with an above expectation result ...whether that result is a stress-free sale or a record breaking selling price. Client satisfaction is a key priority for Richard, and he achieves this goal with a meticulous focus on follow-up, detail and, most importantly, communication.
Purchasing his first property at the age of just 22, Richard understands the emotional and financial motivations that bring buyers to the market ...and the complex issues that surround one of life's most significant investments. Out-of-hours, Richard's best time is spent with his little daughter Zara ...although he does still find time to indulge a love of travel, the gym and, when time allows, golf. Competitive, focused and driven to achieve, Richard Slade has the skills to put your property on the Leader's Board.