Broker of Record
Real estate is about people.
“Everyone deserves a Realtor they can trust
- a professional to help guide them through one of the most important transactions in their life.”
During my 15-year career in real estate, I’ve built a reputation as someone who will go above and beyond for my clients. Being a Realtor is about helping people find their perfect - either buying a home for the perfect price or selling their current home for the most amount of money possible with the least amount of time and hassle. I want to minimize the complications of buying and selling a home and ensure it’s an enjoyable experience for clients.
It’s all about strategy and forward thinking, mixed with the psychology of our current marketplace. I will use every tool at my disposal to help you get the results you desire, and guide you through the process from start to finish. I believe you should have a Realtor you can trust with the largest purchase of your life, and that’s why I do most of my business by referral.
If you’re looking to buy or sell a home or have questions about my services, please contact me. I’d love to help you find your perfect!
Originally from Montreal, Quebec, Rachel moved to Ottawa in 2000 to pursue a double major in Criminology and Psychology at the University of Ottawa. She uses her experience to guide her clients through some of the most monumental decisions of their lives. Prior to working in real estate, Rachel worked in social services for non-profit organizations and the province of Ontario. In 2005, she was accredited as a Sales Representative by the Ontario Real Estate Association and is now Broker of Record for Royal LePage Team Realty Hammer & Associates, Brokerage.
Rachel loves practicing hot yoga, cycling on local trails with her family, and speaks three languages fluently.
Awards and Accreditations
National Chairman’s Club Winner, Top 1% for Commissions Earned and Units Sold in Canada
Red Diamond Award Winner, Top 3% in Canada for Market Area
Emerald Award Winner, Top 40 Realtors for Eastern Ontario
Member of the Ottawa Real Estate Board (OREB) since 2005
Elected Board Director for OREB
Second Chair of Professional Standards
Chairman of the Discipline Committee for OREB
Chairman of the Realtor's Care Foundation
Certified Negotiation Expert through the Real Estate Negotiation Institute
Youville Centre Scholarship Provider
Youth Services Bureau, Young Women’s Shelter
Ottawa Food Bank
Canada Day Sponsor for local community
Royal LePage Shelter Foundation
Ontario Realtors Care Foundation
Habitat for Humanity
Annual Sponsor to various local community initiatives
With Rachel's whole team I could not have asked for a better experience: understanding, patience, compassion and assistance was provided to me.
Great experience! Super knowledgeable about the market. Excellent photographer, very professional feature sheets. Major bonus having a stager to help with a speedy home sale.
Rachel, Chris, and Dana are knowledgeable professionals you can trust. In a competitive market, their strategies help their buyers stand apart and their sellers maximize value. They succeed by building relationships with their clients -- and the competition.
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The rachelhammer.com real estate team is made up of dedicated professionals, focused on providing the highest quality real estate services in Ottawa. We strive to exceed our clients’ expectations, and conduct ninety percent of our business based on referrals. We regularly give back to the community that has helped us thrive. If you are motivated, reliable, and want to work with our award-winning, nationally ranked team, contact us today!Find out more