EVERGREEN PARK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, today announced that Prudential Biros Real Estate has joined the network and will operate as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Biros Real Estate.
The brokerage, which is locally owned and operated, joins a growing roster of affiliates that have joined the network since September. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices now counts more than 31,000 agents and 919 offices in 46 states.
Biros Real Estate was established by Broker/Owner Bill Biros in 1982. The company is well known in Chicago and the southwest suburbs for its quality agents and customer service. Biros said the brand transition will help his company increase its stature in the area. “Joining a brand inspired by Berkshire Hathaway, one of the world’s most trusted and respected companies, provides us with terrific resources, support and possibilities,” he said. “The future looks bright for us as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Biros Real Estate.”
Biros added that real estate consumers will seek out Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ cabernet and cream yard signs as symbols of trust, integrity and quality service. “Our new brand is fresh, forward-thinking and one of the best stories to come along in real estate,” he said. “We are proud to bring Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to Evergreen Park and surrounding communities.”
With the transition, Biros Real Estate’s agents gain access to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ Global Network Platform – a robust suite of real estate tools and resources – plus professional education, business consultation and the exclusive Luxury Collection program for high-end listings. Clients will appreciate the real estate tools and information available through the brokerage’s new website, www.birosrealestate.com.
Earl Lee, CEO of HSF Affiliates, congratulated Biros Real Estate on its Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices affiliation. “Bill and his team are the local-market experts and serve their clients well,” Lee said. “We’re happy they are moving forward with us.”
Lee will join Biros and his agents today at the brokerage’s Evergreen Park headquarters to commemorate the brand transition. Clients and local dignitaries, including Evergreen Park Mayor Jim Sexton, also will attend the celebration.
About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Biros Real Estate
Biros Real Estate is an independently owned, full-service real estate agency serving the southwest Chicago communities of Beverly, West Beverly and Mt. Greenwood, as well as Evergreen Park, Oaklawn and surrounding southwest suburbs. Visit www.birosrealestate.com.
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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