JULIE CHASON ACHIMON
Julie was born and raised in Baldwin County. She attended Bayside Academy in Daphne and went on to graduate from Auburn University and then to obtain a Master's degree from the University of South Alabama. She has lived in Bay Minette, Daphne, Fairhope, and Gulf Shores and has travelled just about every road in Baldwin Co. over the course of her life! She has watched Baldwin Co. grow from a quiet farming community to a dream destination for both visitors and permanent residents! She is familiar with all parts of the County and can offer advice on many different aspects of life here.
She has 3 children who attend public school and are involved in many sports activities. You can find her often at a sports field, on the water, enjoying live music, at a fitness class, or expanding her knowledge base through Continuing Education.
After working at other real estate brokerages since 2012, Julie founded Coastal Living Properties in January 2017. She pursued her license in FL shortly thereafter and expanded her sales territory to include Perdido Key, FL as well. She has extensive experience working with Sellers, Buyers, and Investors of anything from luxury condos to single family homes to vacant land. She also offers vacation rental Property Management services. Working with Julie is a boutique experience focused on superior customer service, smooth transactions, and happy clients!
Julie's husband, Matt, owns Baldwin Truss Company, a truss engineering design and manufacturing company in Summerdale. BTC provides trusses for both residential and commercial projects, with a focus on large waterfront homes in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores. Through this business, Julie has learned much about home construction and has the opportunity to network with many local builders. She stays on top of market trends, has purchased and sold several "fixer-upper" homes personally, and is able to offer advice on getting a property ready for sale. She also offers excellent photography, video slideshows, marketing on the MLS and over 80 national websites (such as Trulia, Zillow, Homes.com, Realtor.com...), social media marketing, pricing guidance, contract negotiation, and closing guidance. She helps Buyers to find the perfect property to meet their needs and budget and can assist with inspection advice and repair/renovation resources.
Julie also specializes in working with investors who are looking for a good return on their money. She can prepare rental pro formas to list expenses and expected rental income in order to project financial profits/losses. She recently received her Resort and Second Home Property Specialist designation.
You need a knowledgeable and experienced professional on your side to help you make important decisions and to make your transaction a pleasant experience! Julie would love to have the opportunity to work for you! She promises to give you the time, attention, expertise, and professionalism you deserve! You can reach her at 251.786.5324 or firstname.lastname@example.org.