Led by the dynamic team of Cheryl and Brenda. Halifax Life Real Estate Consultants provide quality real estate solutions that fit the needs of clients’ evolving lifestyles.
Cheryl Jenkins, FRI
As a Fellow of the Real Estate Institute of Canada, Cheryl’s FRI credential is a mark of her professionalism, ethical decision making, competence, leadership, and commitment to lifelong learning.
With over 25 years of business experience, 15 as an entrepreneur, Cheryl’s background is very diverse. She has been an owner of a private college, owner/manager of restaurant, founder and executive director of an aerospace and defence association, as well as an independent consultant/trainer who facilitated new business.
Her skills and experiences enabled her to be accredited and internationally recognized as a Project Management Professional (PMP). These knowledge areas include extensive planning, communications, time management, risk management and closing a project—all essential skills that she brings to her role as a real estate agent.
Cheryl has extensive experience in bringing different walks of life together to obtain a successful closing. She has worked with senior management top 500 corporations to small business owners to students, but her excitement is working with EACH individual of the overall project.
Her education began at Mount Saint Vincent University, where she studied public relations, and has constantly continued to study and upgrade her skills, from business law, real estate, and other interests such as a pilot license. She has become very strong in marketing, is technology savvy, and has developed strong negotiation skills.
Cheryl has been awarded the Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES®) designation by the Seniors Real Estate Specialist Council of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTOR® (NAR). She was required to successfully complete a comprehensive course in understanding the needs, considerations, and goals of real estate buyers and sellers aged 55 and older.
Cheryl also has experience in real estate investment in the United States, as a property manager and owner of a vacation rental in Maui, she is the perfect contact for your vacation or investment needs in Hawaii.
Her strongest attribute is her loyalty to her clients. This dedication and her high expectations of herself make her the right choice as a real estate agent for you.
Cheryl has three beautiful Grand-Daughters and her hobbies include running and snorkelling.
Brenda Stampeen has been an Award Winning Realtor for the past 9 years – since her first year in real estate! Brenda brought her previous extensive marketing talents and sales skills to this career, seeking out top real estate experts across North America – she’s been mentored by the best. Brenda’s numerous awards include 100% Club, Canadian President’s Circle and International President’s Circle!
Born in Alberta to a military family, Brenda adapted to moving every few years until settling in Cape Breton. She attended university in France and Ottawa before moving to Toronto where she secured a sales position. Brenda flourished and was promoted quickly, winning national awards such as ‘Manager of the Year’ for all of Canada.
Her entrepreneurial spirit came to life when she worked with scientists and developed and distributed her own product line. Known for her ‘outside the box’ thinking, Brenda is a ‘force to be reckoned with’ earning the respect of both peers and clients.
Brenda’s love and appreciation for Nova Scotia brought her home again where she has solely raised her two children, then 1 & 2 years old (now 18 & 19 years!)
Brenda has held local positions such as: Atlantic Canada Sales Manager for Consumer Goods, Manager of Incentives Programs (assisting companies to increase profitability or productivity), and finally Director of Marketing for a large local area developer where she was introduced and intrigued by the world of real estate. She listened and absorbed much from these industry experts and as her knowledge and understanding grew, she was eager to share it with others.
Brenda’s past and present clients describe her as: down to earth, approachable, enthusiastic, strong negotiator & win-win philosophies. Her interests are entirely about providing the best real estate advice, experience and service to her clients. Brenda’s 90% referral rate is a testament to her growing portfolio of satisfied clients. “It’s a privilege serving my clients – my resources are always at their disposal.”
Brenda genuinely cares, and believes it is all about YOU!
Brenda considers the referrals given to her by her clients as the best reward of all!
“Whether you are experienced in real estate or it’s your first time, whether you are buying, selling, investing, selling tips to get you top dollar or just an informal talk – call me to ‘talk real estate’. I’m committed to helping you ‘win’ in real estate! I would love and appreciate the opportunity to earn your business!”
“It’s a great time to invest in real estate in this amazing city of Halifax & Area”!