"I was fortunate enough to have Chris "assigned" to me by Zillow and I'm insanely happy it happened. He is very friendly and you don't get the vibe that he's trying to get you to purchase something that doesn't fit your lifestyle. He's a true Philadelphian and has a great outlook and insight int..."
"We had a wonderful experience searching for a home and completing our home purchase with Chris. Chris inspired confidence in us from the very beginning because of his knowledge about the area and current real estate market, understanding of us and what we were looking for, and authentic and frien..."
"If you don't read anything else just know that Christopher and Maddie (and everyone they work with) made buying our home (in another state no less) as painless as possible. You'd be doing yourselves a disservice looking anywhere else!
We began reaching out to realtors a few months before we actu..."
"I've known Chris for a few years and have leaned on him for advice as things have come up but I always knew that when it was time to buy our forever home he was the guy that was going to help us. Well the time has come and we decided to move out of the city but we wanted to do it between the scho..."
"Harry was personable and helpful with every step of the way and he isn’t afraid to express an opinion about the space you are looking at with him. Rich, my husband and I gave Harry a strict list of musts for our first house and he was able to deliver. We end up closing on the very first house tha..."
"He had a massive knowledge of the area and was able to help me as a first-time buyer navigate the process and get exactly what I was looking for as quickly as possible. I highly recommend him and you will be in safe hands."
"I literally couldn’t have done this without Chris. He helped me SO much in finally closing on my first home. I felt like he was honest with me every step of the way. I tell all of my friends to go to him now. Couldn’t recommend him more."
"We were first time home buyers and Chris expertly guided us through the process in a difficult market. He patiently addressed our many questions and concerns along the way. We ended up closing on a house that we love in a great neighborhood and, thanks to some skilled negotiating, at a purchase p..."
"Was referred to this real estate consultant by a friend and he exceeded my expectations in every way! Super knowledgeable, personable, easy to communicate with, professional and helpful. Will be recommending to family and friends in the future."
"Chris was wonderful to work with. We feel so lucky we found him! He was very knowledgeable about the Philadelphia area and beyond patient with our many questions. He was responsive and accommodated our schedules to show us houses as quickly as possible. When we found our perfect house, Chris supp..."
"Great service and all around excellent home-buying experience! Chris and Maddie helped ease the process of looking for a condo as well as the paperwork leading up to closing. Chris was/is very helpful and knowledgeable about the current housing market and provided a useful variety of homes to loo..."
"Chris honestly felt like a God send after dealing with several real estate agents who's experience was not a pleasant one. Not because they weren't good people, but rather, because they lacked the experience, knowledge and skillsets that we desired.
My business partner equally as frustrated hopp..."
"Chris is extremely knowledgeable about the housing market, and asked the perfect questions to help focus my search as a first time homebuyer. He was also very transparent about the pros and cons of every property we visited, which made me feel confident that he was committed to helping me find th..."
"Chris goes well above and beyond what I expected out of a realtor!! His dedication to his client is astounding! I couldn’t recommend anyone more!!
"Working with Chris was amazing. Our price point and what we were looking for changed a couple times but we managed to find the right thing in the end. He knows the neighborhoods well and gives great advice on things you may not have thought about. He also never comes off as trying to sell you on ..."
"Chris is extremely knowledgeable, reliable, responsive and an all around pleasure to work with. Chris knows a lot about the Philly real estate market and helped me search for a home in a focused and strategic way where I didn't feel overwhelmed with options. He respected the price point and prior..."
"Chris is the best at what he does. Experienced and knowledgeable. He’s helped me buy and sell. Highly recommend working with him"
"Chris is a real estate expert who helped us navigate a seller's market. Chris has personal knowledgable and experience in renovating homes. He helped us find the perfect home and navigate through challenging inspection reports. We could not be more grateful for Chris's help and would highly recom..."
"Chris is an excellent real estate agent. We knew we were in good hands as soon as we started working with him. He is extremely responsive, and easy to work with. Not only is he knowledgeable about real estate, but he is well versed in general home maintenance, repair, contracting, and city codes...."
"Chris helped us list our house… twice! Once right before covid, and when the market stalled, he helped us find a fantastic group of year-long renters instead who were truly caretakers for our property. And then once the market recovered, he helped us re-list and navigate the crazy circumstances o..."
"Chris is really great at what he does and is genuinely interested in helping his clients find the right house - not just close the deal. I appreciate the fact that he's very direct with his feedback - ex. pointing out the problems with certain houses that we would not have known. We especially ap..."
"Chris was dedicated, professional, and communicative throughout the process of purchasing our home. He's a wizard with many hats re: how best to identify your future property, plan proactively towards settling, and plotting a course of action following the investment. Also, he's personable and st..."
"My experience with Chris was beyond impressive. He is diligent, knowledgable, and understanding. I felt comfortable reaching out to Chris with any questions that I had during the home buying process. I highly recommend Chris for any first time home buyers because he will explain and give you valu..."
"Chris is very professional and highly experienced agent. He was always there to answer any questions and provided prompt and relevant information on homes or any related matter. Great people skill and amazing coordination skill helped us find our home sooner than expected. It was truly a great ex..."
"Chris was a real pleasure to work with! Both my mom and I have had the pleasure of working with him and only have good things to say. He is knowledgeable, reliable, responsive, and most importantly, incredibly honest. From my personal experience, he will advocate strongly for you as your realtor...."
"This is my third time purchasing a home and by far my easiest experience to date. From start to finish, Chris was professional, highly responsive and very honest. He will always go above and beyond to answer any requests and questions, no matter how big or small they are. Negotiations on my curre..."
"We met Chris at an open house in Fishtown. After an initial coffee, we could tell that Chris was the right realtor for us. He was extremely knowledegable about the area, was fully transparent about the process and how he could help us with our specific needs. Throughout our search, Chris was very..."
"We challenged Chris to find us the perfect condominium in Center City Philadelphia. We didn't think he could do it. We went to 2 showings and bought a beautiful unit in the Academy House. Chris' skill and real estate wisdom was an incalculable asset in maximizing our resources necessary to acq..."
"We had an incredible experience working with Chris and his team. They really had our best interest in mind and it felt like we were in great hands the entire time. Chris took the time to get to know us as well as educate us and shared tons of valuable knowledge. He acted fast and was willing to f..."
"When I 1st contacted Chris we had already met with another realtor. That 1st house that we saw with the other realtor with a disaster.
My older son said why don't you contact Chris.? Chris was able to save us a lot of Aggravation. He showed us quite a few other houses and helped us pick the perf..."
"Chris and his team were excellent. Searching for and purchasing a home during covid was bizarre to say the least but his team made it seamless. This was not my first home purchase but it was certainly the easiest and most enjoyable. Chris was extremely responsive, listened to all my concerns, and..."
"Chris made my first time buying a home an easy, stress-free, and memorable experience - all whilst during the pandemic. Not only is he incredibly responsive (we’re talking lightning fast!) - he's extremely detailed oriented, organized and just an all around great guy to work with. I had a tight t..."
"We were first time homebuyers, and Chris was everything we could have hoped for in a real estate agent. He was knowledgeable, honest, and was there to answer any questions we had. One of his best attributes was how responsive he was to any question we had, day or night. Whether through text, e..."
"It was an easy breezy buy for us. We had been looking off and on over the years and is how we had met Chris at one of his open houses. When we saw the place via Trulia, during Sunday open house visits and thought we may have found our home. We saw it with the listing agent and realized we had fou..."
"Chris and I have collaborated on real estate matters in Philadelphia. He is one of the finest realtors in the city and I highly recommend him for his experience and expertise."
"The Hvostal Group was a real pleasure to work with. Their knowledge of the business, the personal attention we received, and their ability to guide us through a sometimes difficult and confusing process, was just top notch.
Couldn't recommend them more."
"Chris is an incredible professional. I've sent him four people over the past few years, three of whom were obviously never going to be clients, but needed assistance. He graciously and without hesitation helped all with complete courtesy and attention. The fourth had to postpone a purchase for..."
"Christopher is the best!
We wanted to move back to Philadelphia from Las Vegas!
We all know buying a house can be stressful. Try buying one from thousands of miles away.
Thanks to Chris’ help and dedication their wish came true. Chris was always on top of new listings. He knew exactly what we..."
"It was a pleasure to have Chris as our selling agent, he is very knowledgeable, honest, responsive to our questions, and committed to his work, excellent work ethic. We would personally like to thank Chris for his expertise in the sale processes, to be able to sell the property within a month a..."
"Chris was everything we could ask for. To begin with, he correctly identified the real value of our home, which was far higher than we had imagined! In that sense, he made us over 100K extra right from the start. He was incredibly responsive to any question or concern we had in regard to the p..."
"I really liked Chris's energy. He was eager to help and nothing seemed like too much trouble. I will definitely work with him again. He helped with my negotiations as a buyer in a way that probably saved me about $5k. Nice work Chris!"
"Chris was an amazing agent! He lead us through smoothly the sale of our Fishtown home and the purchase of our dream home in the burbs. I can't recommend this guy enough he's responsive and listen's to all of his clients needs and wants. The man is AWESOME!!!! A++++++"
"You can stop searching, because this is your guy. Chris stood out when I was shopping for an agent mostly because of his commitment to sticking to my needs and his wealth of knowledge. He blew me away the first time I met him, and as we went through the process of buying my home he never wavere..."
"Working with Chris was an outstanding experience. Not only was he personable, but he was also extremely knowledgeable and responsive. In one of our early meetings, I remember telling Chris about my trepidation over the home-buying process. His response was reassuring, saying that it was his job t..."
"Working with Chris was great. He was thorough with setting our expectations and walking us through the process. He was always accessible, available, and ready to assist. After one tour of homes, he was honed into our taste and was able to find a home for us on our second tour. I would definitely ..."
"I met Christopher Hvostal when he was canvassing my neighborhood in Philly about 2 years ago. At the time I had no intention of selling my home, but a year later things changed and I was all of sudden moving out of state. Chris immediately came to mind, as his cheerful, bright personality had lef..."
"Chris and his team were very responsive to each and every question I had. I always felt like a priority. Further, they were knowledgeable and confident and I always felt they had my best interest in mind."
"Harry’s responsiveness was terrific. He was always available when we needed to talk with him. He is very knowledgeable and he was enjoyable to work with.
Harry has a very pleasant demeanor. He calmly talked us through some stressful circumstances and always gave us options to consider.
"We met Chris at an open house... and then met him again at another! We were impressed by a few things:
1. His guidance: Chris really worked through the pros and cons of houses, and gave us compelling reasons why particular houses might be less ideal than they first seemed. There's a fine line to..."
"It was a pleasure working with Harry. He was extremely responsive and always had our best interests in mind. He gave honest advice and helped us navigate the rental application process. If you're looking for a real estate professional I would highly recommend Harry."