What Our Clients Say

“Thanks to Daryl we sold our house in just 3 days on the market all while exceeding our price expectations. We met numerous times in the months leading up to the sale and he was happy to offer advice when asked. Daryl is such a professional at what he does but is also so genuine he makes you feel like you have known him your whole life. We would recommend him to anyone looking to sell and if we are ever selling again we won’t both calling anyone else. You will not find better!”

Mick and Stacey T

“Exciting and nerve racking experience all rolled into one. This property was in our family for nearly 60 years, so a lot of emotion and sentiment involved. However with Darryl’s experience and professionalism, we were at ease during the whole sale procedure, from the initial phone call to arrange an appraisal to the actual auction sale. Very pleased with result and would definitely recommend Darryl to my friends.”

Matthew and Rose B

“I have bought and sold several properties over the years but have to say Daryl’s professionalism exceeded my previous experiences by far. My property was sold at the first open house at a price that exceeded my expectations. The process ran very smoothly thanks to Daryl. I would not hesitate to recommend Daryl Johnson from Dowling Real Estate Lake Macquarie.”

Ros T

“I found Daryl Johnson to be very honest and truly professional in his approach to the sale of my property. He kept in touch at all times with either emails phone calls or calling in at home to let us know what was happening. I found him friendly and quite easy to talk to and very honest in what he thought of the property and what price he expected to achieve. I have no hesitation at all in recommending him to anyone thinking of selling there property”

Graham B

“A pleasure and easy to work with when selling my property he worked constantly and assiduously to achieve a positive outcome”

Terry F

“Just a short note to thank you for your valuable service when we contacted Dowling Real Estate Lake Macquarie after deciding to sell our home and move into an over 55’s village nearby. We still hardly believe that after only 3 1/2 weeks you introduced the eventual buyer and we were able to go ahead straight away and plan to move into our chosen villa. Many thanks again Daryl, to you and Dowling Real Estate – we really appreciate your attention to the details of presentation with the open house visits conducted in such a respectful manner”

Brian N and Patricia B

“Daryl handled my sale very professionally, always kept me informed and went out of his way to answer all my questions however small. I was going through a difficult time health wise and his caring phone calls were much appreciated. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him to anyone selling their property.”

Barbara B

“Having bought and sold many properties throughout my adult life I’ve come to recognise good service from agents when I receive it. I have found Dowling Real Estate to be a leader in their field and most recently have found Daryl Johnson from Dowling Lake Macquarie a most efficient, highly professional and knowledgeable sales consultant when he handled the sale of my investment property in Charlestown.”

Sally Page

“Dear Daryl, Thankyou for your assistance with the purchase of our home recently. Your advice and recommendation was invaluable and assisted in purchasing an asset with strong future capitol growth. We can only recommend your services with absolute confidence due to the results you have achieve for our family over the years.”

Anthony Clark

“After owning our home of 14 years which we purchased from Daryl, it was time to sell and downsize. Thank you Daryl for always being available and for going the extra mile in getting the job done. Daryl achieved an excellent re-sult for us with the utmost professionalism. Thanks again.”

Jack & Pat

“After many years of market advice and overseeing the management of our property Daryl has assisted in the sale of our property. The result was better then expected and the process was smooth with no surprises. Thank you Daryl.”

William & Trish

“Bill is a very nice person and does his job well, we were very pleased with the result of our sale and would highly recommend Bill as an agent.”

Judith L

“The service was over and above the expected by Bill Always felt at easy and well informed every step of the process to a satisfying conclusion and will highly recommend Bill to everyone.”

Daniel and Gloria

“Our first meeting with Bill Messiter was a most pleasant experience, we listened to Bill’s explanations on his approach to advising us the best possible avenues for the sale of our home, we asked questions, we received credible answers in all aspects. From the day of home inspection, same day as our home was sold, all manners concerning buyer, conveyancing, plus again our questions, was most diligently answered by Bill, wether by phone or in a couple of instances over coffee sitting at our kitchen table.”

Robert and Raelene

“Bill has been awesome through this experience. He understood the financial position we were in and the frustration we had on the previous real estate agent. His communication throughout the entire time has been great. Although we didn’t achieve the sale price that was desired it is a hugh relief that the house has sold. Thank you Bill for all your hard work.”

Brad and Nicole L

“Always found Bill very helpful and supportive. The overall experience was much better than I expected. This was our first experience in selling since our initial purchase 48 years ago, so was expecting it to be a bit daunting. Bill made the whole process as smooth as possible, always with our well being in mind and his suggestions for other support services were spot on.”

John and Suzanne

“Thank you Bill and Dowling Lake Macquarie for fast, effective and affordable sale on our home in Hadlow Drive. You got the exact price we wanted within 3 weeks of going on the market and we couldn’t be happier with your service. We will always highly recommend you to our family and friends should they need a Real Estate agent in the future.”

Kiall and Amanda

“We were delighted with the service we received from Bill during the sale of our home. The attention to detail and marketing on our home was exceptional and it sold with in the first two weeks – Thanks Bill!”

Ray & Katherine

“All throughout the sale of our home, we were impressed by the complete professionalism Bill and Dowling Lake Macquarie held. We found his knowledge of the industry to be extensive. A speedy sale, which exceeded our expectations further demonstrated your industry skills. Thank you.”

Kevin & Andrew

“We would recommend Bill to anyone thinking of selling their property – we were thrilled with the sale price and service we received from Bill.”

Allan & Debra