Simon Collins - Nelson real estate agent only 1.25% commission

Simon Collins

Simon Collins
Sales Consultant - Nelson & Richmond
Introducing Simon Collins:

Simon Collins has over 10 years experience in the real estate industry selling hundreds of homes in the Nelson region.

With Simon’s relaxed outlook yet professional manner he is able to provide a hassle free experience with outstanding results. An enthusiastic salesperson who genuinely cares for his clients and wants the best outcome for them, Simon will go the extra mile to make it happen.

Simon’s promise is that he will listen to your requirements and put 100% into your property to get the job done with his superb customer care, negotiation skills and real estate knowledge.

Call Simon today and relax in the knowledge that you will be in safe hands.



‘Simon presented as more organised and professional. He had researched my property and other relevant house sales in the area. He put me at ease and I felt confident to put this large process (for me) in his capable hands’

‘Simon went the extra mile when dealing with the purchasers and both lawyers. He was always available and professional in the service he provided.’

‘Our second time working with Simon and he’s done it again. Sold in 3 weeks for the price that we wanted.’

‘Thank you Simon for doing a terrific job of selling my home. It was your genuine, enthusiastic manner that gave me the confidence that you were the person for the job, Simon gave me good advice and was extremely knowledgeable as to sales methods. My home was sold in a very short space of time and I am very pleased with how he handled it all and with the price that was achieved.’

‘Simon was Professional and Articulate and his No-nonsense approach was welcomed. Excellent communication made the process easy and the desired result was achieved very quickly and efficiently. I would not hesitate to recommend Simon to anyone and he would be my first choice, should I require an Agent in the future.’

‘We first met Simon at an open home for a property he was selling, we were impressed by his professionalism and knowledge of the current market. Because of this we decided to list our property with Simon and were absolutely thrilled with the result he achieved for us. He was upfront and honest right from the start and achieved exactly

‘Simon was, without doubt, the best agent I have used. I was very impressed by his professional attitude, coupled with an easy style and efficient communication. He persevered with uncooperative tenants, focusing on the positive selling points and achieving a successful sale where other agents had failed. I recommend Simon to anyone needing an excellent agent.’

‘Simon is a really hard working and knowledgeable agent. He is great to work with and delivers on what he says. Simon is also very professional.’

‘I had to sell my house at short notice whilst on holiday abroad. Simon was fantastic liaising with property manager, perfecting the advertisement, running lots of open homes and managing the curious neighbours! He knows and loves the Nelson region and will get you the best price in the friendliest manor. Highly recommend’

‘Simon Collins made a difficult task easy. Handled the sale of our loved property with care and understanding, and definitely went the extra mile for us, as we were out of the district he took it upon himself to have the property looking perfect every open home. Kept us in the picture through the whole process. A truly professional fine young man, nothing was too much trouble for him. We would recommend Simon for any type of property deals. We are delighted to have done business with you Simon.’


16 Nov 2016

“It was encouraging and great to know Simon was confident in what he was doing and truthful in his assessment of our property and provided good results”

Trevor Strawbridge, Patricia Gardner, Leanne Gardner

27 Oct 2016

“Great, no hassles, very professional”

Barry Grossi, Lynette Grossi & Annette Oliver

19 Oct 2016

“We have sold twice now with Total Realty and have been really satisfied with the professional service and results achieved.”

Billie Pritchard & Neil Boyce

16 Oct 2016

“Great Communication and service Keen to sell”

Martin & Diane Wells

12 Sep 2016

“Prompt response when contacting, great commission rate, really appreciate professional service.”

Tania Poharama

22 Jul 2016

“Simon came out on a Saturday evening to meet us and view the property. Very knowledgable and friendly. All round excellent experience. Would highly recommend! Thanks Simon :-)”

Veona & Brendan Harrison

7 Jun 2016

“I found Simon easy to deal with and I appreciated his frank and honest approach, he explained everything so we could understand Selling our home of 40odd years was very stressful for us both so thank you Simon”

Harald & Yvonne Kleiven

31 May 2016

“I was hesitant to use Total Realty at first because of the smaller size of the company (here in Nelson), but they ended up selling a second property for me as well, so I guess that indicates my opinion about the service provided. Everything went very well.”

Alan Ibbotson

16 May 2016

“after recommendation from a family member we called on Simon to sell our mothers flat when she moved into a retirement village. Flat was sold within 1 week with a higher price then we expected. Very pleased with service and low commission costs.”

Phyllis Woods

10 May 2016

“My experience with Simon and Totaly Realty was very easy and I would definitely recommend him to others. Simon was great, always kept me in the loop and sold my home in the price range he originally appraised which was considerably higher than the other appraisals I received.”

Scott & Resina Bradley

4 May 2016

“My experience with Simon has been a pleasure, i have found him extremely good to deal with and there is always a happy atmosphere when you speak or contact him. He has done great work for me and i would recommend him to anyone that wants to sell or buy.”

Sita Monaghan

6 Apr 2016

“Hassle free, sold within a few days and got the price we wanted, very simple and straight forward.”

Andrew Strand & Paul Strand

29 Mar 2016

“Total clarity on every step and always answers the phone or returns calls straight away.”

Lance Reese-jones

11 Feb 2016

“Simon achieved a good result under difficult circumstances.....our house was much less than perfect!”

Janthea Holt

17 Dec 2015

“Fortunately the market was a sellers market, the house was on the market for 3 weeks, under offer for 2 and sold. It was great to understand I was able to get a refund of unused marketing $.”

Christine Hickson-woodcock

12 Nov 2015

“A fairly non- stressful process.”

Peggy Bryant

23 Oct 2015

“Everything was good .good comuacation though hole process.good result in the end”

Jude Haenga

4 Oct 2015

“Simon made the whole process of selling our rental property as stress free and effortless as possible, and he sold it within two weeks. Would not hesitate to use Simon again or to recommend anyone to use Total Realty.”

Antony Carlsen & Salli Johnston

24 Sep 2015

“It was very positive! Simon walked us through the process as first-time home-sellers. Our house was under offer within a week and we got a fantastic price! We were impressed! All very smooth and easy.”

Kevin Tye & Lynda Jessen-tye

10 Sep 2015

“Professional, realistic and a pleasure to deal with.”

Jason & Sarah Fry

14 Aug 2015

“This was the easiest sale I have had in selling a house, stress free and straight up”

Lisa Page

20 Jul 2015

“Thank you Simon for your hard work and positive attitude when selling our home. We can now look forward to new adventures. Sonia & Mike”

Michael & Sonia Loader

17 Jun 2015

“Simon went the extra mile when dealing with the purchasers and both lawyers. He was always available and professional in the service he provided.”

Matthew & Angela Wells

12 Jun 2015

“I had to have complete faith in Simon as I was travelling overseas when I decided to sell my rental property. He worked hard and got results.”

Gary Scott