Prudential Trend Realty Joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate Brokerage Network
Gainesville-area brokerage leader is now operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Trend Realty
GAINESVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the new real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, today announced that Prudential Trend Realty has joined the network and is operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Trend Realty.
“We not only gain a strong brand inspired by Berkshire Hathaway, the world’s most respected corporation, according to Barron’s; but we’ll also provide a whole new level of service through the network’s Global Network Platform and related tools and services.”
Trend Realty, a full-service brokerage, has established itself as a leader in northern Florida real estate over 35 years serving Gainesville and greater Alachua County. The brokerage joins a growing roster of affiliates that have transitioned to the brand, including ones in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Washington. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices now accounts for more than 22,000 agents and nearly 600 offices in 26 states.
“It’s an honor for us to join the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network,” said Thomas McIntosh, president of Trend Realty. “We not only gain a strong brand inspired by Berkshire Hathaway, the world’s most respected corporation, according to Barron’s; but we’ll also provide a whole new level of service through the network’s Global Network Platform and related tools and services.”
McIntosh and his agents celebrated the brand launch today during a breakfast at the Haile Plantation Country Club in Gainesville, joined by Earl Lee, CEO of HSF Affiliates. McIntosh discussed how the brand will help Trend Realty achieve its growth objectives and how Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices will change the face of Gainesville-area real estate.
Lee welcomed Trend Realty to the network. “Tommy McIntosh and his team are terrific professionals and are a strong addition to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices,” Lee said.
As part of network, Trend Realty associates gain access to a robust real estate technology platform, ongoing business consultation, professional education, marketing support and more.
Trend Realty’s new Cabernet and Cream yard signs will begin appearing throughout Gainesville and Alachua County today.
About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Trend Realty
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Trend Realty is a full-service brokerage servicing Gainesville and greater Alachua County. The brokerage has established itself as a leader in the region over 35 years and is committed to providing world-class customer service to buyers and sellers through a team of knowledgeable and experienced professionals. Visit www.trendrealty.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.
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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