ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, part of the HSF Affiliates LLC family of real estate brokerage franchise networks, announced that independent real estate brokerage Hodnett Cooper Real Estate, Inc. has joined the network and is operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Hodnett Cooper Real Estate.
The brokerage, which remains independently owned and operated, is a market leader in Georgia’s southeast coastal region including the Golden Isles. Broker/Owner Pat Hodnett Cooper said Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices will help the brokerage recruit and gain additional market share.
“Our brand’s namesake is Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., one of the world’s most trusted and admired corporations,” Cooper explained. “We believe agents in the region who want to elevate their careers will want to represent Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Likewise, consumers will understand marketing potential of our brand and will look for our yard signs as symbols of quality service and innovation.”
Roy K. Hodnett, brokerage owner and founder, said the combination of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and Hodnett Cooper Real Estate will be unstoppable locally. “Our brokerage and agents are highly respected in the marketplace and to them we add a prestigious brand,” he said. “We are proud of our affiliation and excited for the future.”
With their transition, Hodnett Cooper Real Estate agents gain access to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ Global Network Platform, a powerful tool suite focusing on lead generation, marketing support, social media, video production/distribution and more. Beyond technology, the brand provides national and international marketing support, professional education and the exclusive Luxury Collection for high-end listings.
Hodnett Cooper Real Estate will commemorate its transition this morning with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its Brunswick office, located at 11 Trade St. The ceremony begins at 9:15 a.m.
“We applaud Hodnett Cooper Real Estate’s transition to the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices brand,” said Gino Blefari, network CEO. “This brokerage is a wonderful addition to our network.”
About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Hodnett Cooper Real Estate
Hodnett Cooper Real Estate is a family-owned and operated company with three offices throughout the Golden Isles offering a full range of real estate services including real estate sales, residential rentals, property management and commercial sales. The brokerage is the premier real estate company in southeast coastal Georgia with a professional and diverse team of agents. Visit www.BHHSHodnettCooper.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.
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.
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