Licensee & Principal, Ray White Grafton
Ben’s strengths lie in his ability to understand the competitive real estate environment and are powered by a deep-rooted passion for seeing his clients achieve their goals. A long and successful career as a Helicopter Mechanic in the Australian Army has assisted Ben with world-class discipline and an extraordinary work ethic, allowing him to set his clients up for success.
Highly organised, energetic and determined in nature, Ben finds investing energy and focus into taking his clients to the next level of their real estate journey to be incredibly rewarding. Ben is personable and relatable, character traits which have allowed him to form client relationships defined by clear communication and complete transparency. Over the years, Ben has developed a powerful personal and professional network and worked hard to establish a refined knowledge of the local area.
As an Elite performer within the Ray White Brand Ben is committed to providing training and development to his team to ensure they are the next generation of Elite performers for the Clarence Valley.
From his time in the Army Ben is no stranger to keeping active. Nowadays, Ben enjoys golfing and is high competitor in the local Golf competition. When not running his business or playing golf Ben loves nothing more than enjoying downtime with his wife Kylie and their daughter.
EXTREMELY ACCESSIBLE AND HELPFUL SERVICE
Frank, Wendy & Patrick
Well informed Friendly service and prompt responses
Ben did everything he said he would do in relation to our property, and got the required result in a timely fashion as I had hoped.
Jason & Michelle
Ben was honest and forthright
Amazing company to deal with
He really put himself out there to push for our purchase of a place and then with our sale of our home
John & Chris
Always available to chat or will return call asap Friendly and courteous Nothing was too much for Ben.
Attention to detail and honesty
He kept us informed and pushed for the best price.
Paul & Shay
Always kept me up to date with information
Ben and his staff always answered their phones or returned messages. All Ray White Grafton Staff are a pleasure to work with.
Kylie & Clay
Ben Hottes is a very professional and personable Agent, who is knowledgeable and honest to deal with, My husband and myself would have no hesitation in recommending Ben and his great team to all.
Bruce & Debbie
I found Ben to be approachable, prepared to listen and understand our needs and most professional in an easy going way.
Very helpful and kind staff
Mr A Cavanagh
Ben and his team are all friendly and efficient. Ben kept us up to date on any developments that came to hand.
Kel & Megan
Ben has an open honest approach to his work that I find refreshing. Give credit where its due to fellow team members and to me that makes for a great agent .
Mr & Mrs Ellis & Mr Corbett
We have been going through a very rough past 12 months due to my husband's ill health & Ben Hottes was so caring, supportive & helpful to us Ben went out of his way to try to sell, what I consider, not an easy property to sell, but he was the one who did sell it for us.
Geoff & Sheryl
Ben has provided me with excellent service every time I have dealt with him both in selling and buying houses through Ray White at Grafton
He is incredibly fair and supportive and works towards a win/win outcome.
Ben was honest, upfront and well organised. He explained things each step of the way and was extremely helpful with great follow ups.
Shayne and Stacey