TUCSON, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, today announced that Prudential Foothills Real Estate has joined the network and is operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Premier Properties. The brokerage, which remains independently owned, joins a Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network that counts more than 29,000 agents and 850 offices in 42 states since its launch in September 2013.
“I run my company with my heart and for my agents,” said Broker/Owner Fawn Whitford. “Joining Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is the best decision for all of us, as it raises our profile in the marketplace and will help us grow and recruit.”
Whitford said she and her agents are proud to represent Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, a brand whose namesake is the world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway Inc. “The brand reflects Berkshire Hathaway’s timeless core values of trust, integrity, stability and longevity – the same qualities we live by every day,” she explained. “We appreciate the opportunity and responsibility to represent Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices in greater Tucson.”
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices will appeal to real estate consumers of all types and price ranges, Whitford added. “Our brand name has international appeal and Tucson is a destination community for people around the globe. We believe clients will look for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices yard signs as symbols of skill, quality service and professionalism.”
Premier Properties stresses continuing education and professional development for its agents and employees. With their transition, company professionals gain access to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ Global Network Platform – a robust suite of real estate tools – plus professional education, business consultation, marketing support and the exclusive Luxury Collection program for high-end listings. “The area’s best agents now have the industry’s finest tools and resources,” Whitford said. “We will be even better, faster and sharper for our clients.”
Earl Lee, CEO of HSF Affiliates, welcomed Premier Properties to the network. “Fawn and her team are passionate about real estate and it shows in their production and lengthy list of satisfied customers. We’re proud they’ve chosen Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices for their future.”
Premier Properties will commemorate its transition today from 3-6 p.m. during a grand-opening celebration at its corporate headquarters, located at 7231 E. Speedway Blvd. in Tucson. The public is invited.
About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Premier Properties
Premier Properties, a full-service real estate brokerage, has served the greater Tucson area with distinction since 1989. Visit www.bhhspremierpropertiesaz.com for details.
About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, based in Irvine, CA, is a brand-new real estate brokerage network built for a new era in residential real estate. The network, among the few organizations entrusted to use the world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway name, brings to the real estate market a definitive mark of trust, integrity, stability and longevity. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices in early 2014 was named “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” by consumers in the 26th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend® study of the largest real estate networks. Visit www.berkshirehathawayhs.com.
Irvine, CA-based HSF Affiliates LLC operates Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Prudential Real Estate and Real Living Real Estate franchise networks. The company is a joint venture of which HomeServices of America, Inc., the nation’s second-largest, full-service residential brokerage firm, is a majority owner. HomeServices of America is an affiliate of world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices received the highest numerical Equity Score among real estate brands included in the 2014 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study. Visit www.berkshirehathawayhs.com for details.
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