George Rod Timinsky is a well-known Miami, Florida real estate developer. Rod is the founder and president of Premier Properties, which he established in 1991. Premier Properties provides the Tri-City area with superior real estate services. Rod has led Premier Properties in assisting people in achieving their real estate goals since its beginning, boasting an outstanding customer retention rate and a high percentage of client referrals.
In the past three decades, Rod has turned his entrepreneurial endeavors into a profitable business, with a unique portfolio that includes office buildings, high-end condos, townhouses, and single-family houses. He has also dabbled in hotel construction, most recently with a downtown Miami project.
Rod’s success is a result of his unwavering commitment to quality and customer satisfaction. He takes a hands-on approach to development, checking each property personally to guarantee it fits his exacting requirements. He also spends time getting to know his clients, determining their needs and desires in order to construct the ideal residence for them.
George Rod Timinsky’s large project portfolio includes a $100 million condominium complex spanning several acres, exclusive waterfront neighborhoods, resorts, mansions, office space, and mobile home communities. Rod has established an unmatched capacity to oversee the construction and sale of some of Miami’s most opulent houses. Along with his remarkable sales record, Rod is active in humanitarian endeavors whenever the opportunity presents itself. He is a stalwart supporter of the make-a-wish foundation, providing significant sums each year, most recently a $50k donation to the 13th annual Intercontinental Miami Make-a-Wish Ball in 2013.
Rod is a role model for many in the field, and his enthusiasm for real estate shines through in everything he does. He has established a high standard for quality and customer service and has remained a driving force in Miami’s growing real estate market.
How did you get started in this business?
I have always had a strong interest in real estate and was intrigued by the prospect of building and developing. I formed Premier Properties after seeing an opportunity to offer superior real estate services to the Tri-Cities region. We have become Florida’s leading premier luxury home builders by always keeping the customer in mind and striving for excellence. I’ve always liked seeing the completed product and the joy it brings to our customers. Being a part of creating someone’s vision is gratifying. We provide concierge-level service to our clients and truly focus on their needs and wants. We also have an extensive portfolio of properties that cater to a wide range of buyers, making it easy for them to find the perfect home.
How do you make money?
I take a hands-on approach to development, checking each property personally to guarantee it fits my exacting requirements. I also spend time getting to know my clients, determining their needs and desires in order to construct the ideal residence for them. My large project portfolio includes a $100 million condominium complex spanning several acres, exclusive waterfront neighborhoods, resorts, mansions, office space, and mobile home communities. I have established an unmatched capacity to oversee the construction and sale of some of Miami’s most opulent houses. Along with my remarkable sales record, I am active in humanitarian endeavors whenever the opportunity presents itself. I am a stalwart supporter of the make-a-wish foundation, providing significant sums each year, most recently a $50k donation to the 13th annual Intercontinental Miami Make-a-Wish Ball in 2013.
How long did it take for you to become profitable?
Through a lot of hard work and dedication, I was able to make Premier Properties Florida’s leading builder of luxury homes and also a profitable operation within my first years of operation. We have a long history of satisfied customers, and our properties are in high demand. Our focus on quality and customer service has allowed us to remain profitable even in the midst of challenging economic conditions.
When you were starting out, was there ever a time you doubted it would work? If so, how did you handle that?
I always had faith in my abilities and knew that I could make Premier Properties a success. However, there were definitely some challenges along the way. The key is to never give up and to learn from your mistakes. For every setback, there is an opportunity to come back stronger than ever before.
How did you get your first customer?
I got my first customer by networking and getting my name out there. I also made sure to offer top-notch customer service and quality products. It doesn’t take much for the word to spread when you back it up by doing excellent work.
What is one marketing strategy (other than referrals) that you’re using that works really well to generate new business?
We offer a wide range of services and properties that cater to a variety of buyers. This allows us to reach a wider audience and generate new business. Additionally, our focus on customer service ensures that our clients are happy and satisfied, which leads to referrals.
What is the toughest decision you’ve had to make in the last few months?
The toughest decision I’ve had to make in the last few months was whether or not to expand our operations into new markets. After careful consideration, we decided to move forward with expansion and it has been a great decision for the company.
What do you think it is that makes you successful?
I believe that my success is due to my dedication, hard work, and determination. I’m always looking for new opportunities and ways to improve our business. Additionally, I have a great team of people who share my vision and are committed to making Premier Properties the best it can be. Our focus on quality and customer service has allowed us to remain profitable even in the midst of challenging economic conditions. This commitment to our clients is what I believe sets us apart from the competition.
What has been your most satisfying moment in business?
My most satisfying moment in business was when we completed our first project and saw how happy our clients were. It was a great feeling to know that we had created something special that people would enjoy for years to come.
What does the future hold for your business? What are you most excited about?
The future is looking bright for Premier Properties. We are expanding our operations into new markets and continuing to offer the quality products and services that our clients have come to expect. I am most excited about continuing to grow our business and making Premier Properties the leading builder of luxury homes in Miami.
What business books have inspired you?
The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses
The Millionaire Fastlane: Crack the Code to Wealth and Live Rich for a Lifetime
The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It
These books have all been incredibly insightful and have helped me to grow my business. They provide practical advice that can be applied to any business, no matter what stage it is in. I would highly recommend them to anyone looking to improve their business.
What advice would you give to your younger self?
My advice to my younger self would be to never give up on your dreams. Pursue your passions and don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t achieve them. With hard work and dedication, anything is possible.
Are you willing to be a mentor? If so, how should someone contact you?
I am not available at this time but check my website, georgetiminsky.com for future opportunities.