Ben Hardy - PREC*
Ben Hardy is the founder and President of The Hardy Real Estate Team. Ben has 16 years of real estate sales and marketing experience, seeing and growing through both up and down markets, he has consistently ensured his clients maximize their real estate investments. Ben’s enthusiasm for helping people buy and sell homes and a commitment to working harder than the next guy is the foundation of his success. As Ben says, “For me, real estate isn’t just about selling houses; it’s about going the extra mile to ensure people fulfill their wants and needs.’
He regularly attends industry workshops and seminars to learn about current trends and developments in real estate. He has been able to teach marketing classes for local High Schools in the Valley, always trying to give back and inspire the up and coming business people of tomorrow. By using the latest in technology and marketing techniques, Ben and his team is able to consistently provide superior service to his clients.
Ashtyn is passionate about real estate, and aims to share that passion with her clients by delivering an experience that they’ll love. As a Realtor, her first priority is to make her clients happy, listening to wants and needs to achieve the best outcome in every transaction and striving to ensure that the home buying or selling process is fun, easy and stress-free, while educating her clients along the way.
Ashtyn grew up in North Delta and now resides in South Surrey. Since beginning her career in Real Estate in 2017, she has been able to help more than 100 clients buy and sell their homes in the Fraser Valley. In her free time Ashtyn enjoys working on home projects, going to the gym, spending time in the outdoors, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.
Administrative Manager, UA**
Shelby joined the Hardy Real Estate Team in 2013 and has over 15 years of experience in the real estate industry. As the Administrative Manager for the Team, Shelby supports our Realtors and works with our clientele to provide long-lasting and memorable relationships. Shelby strives to consistently live out The Hardy Team Mission Statement: to see all our clients well-informed, thoroughly cared for and ultimately enjoying the process of buying and selling real estate.
Prior to joining Hardy Real Estate Team, Shelby worked as an award-winning Realtor in Abbotsford with RE/MAX. She has provided Project Management and Customer Service Training to innovative start up retailers and non-profits organizations. She has also provided consulting services to BC Retailers in sales, human resources and marketing. Shelby is proud to be a life-long resident of the Fraser Valley and calls Abbotsford home with her husband and two daughters.
Marketing & Communications, UA**
Athena is the Marketing Specialist for the Hardy Real Estate Team. Athena brings over 12 years of traditional and digital marketing experience from a variety of organizations and non-profits. Gifted with a sharp mind, and innate ability to connect with others through creative marketing efforts, Athena’s greatest strengths lies in her passion to produce exceptional strategies to help grow the team.
As a resident of Mission since 1994, Athena is extremely passionate about community involvement. She currently volunteers on the Board of Directors with Community Futures North Fraser, works within her photography business to raise money for local charities, and contributes her time to mentor young entrepreneurs during the start-up phase. Besides her love of creative thinking, Athena enjoys expanding her knowledge through reading and podcasts, networking, travel, fitness and spending time with her family.
Chinese Client/Investor Liaison, UA**
*Personal Real Estate Corporation **UA - Unlicensed Assistant