We pride ourselves in having a team of top-notch professionals. We want consumers to know that if you work with a Nest agent, you are working with a true, full-time professional with high ethical standards.
Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) November 20, 2010
Charlottesville-based Nest Realty Group (http://www.NestRealtyGroup.com) has expanded it’s real estate brokerage operations to Hampton Roads - including Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Suffolk.
“This is a testament to our innovative approach to real estate and how it’s proving to be beneficial for our clients,” says Jonathan Kauffmann, Principal Broker with Nest Realty. “We’re seeing a strong demand for a more professional and targeted strategy towards working with buyers and sellers.”
In 2009, the company’s first full year of operations, Nest Realty was awarded the prestigious Most Innovative Brokerage honor by Inman News at the Inman Connect Conference in San Francisco. Hewlett Packard also honored Nest with its 2009 Real Estate Technology Award, given to only 5 Brokers nationwide, at the National Association of Realtors conference in San Diego.
Since then, Nest has grown to 16 full-time agents in it’s flagship location in Charlottesville and has now partnered with 2 top-notch agents, Tina Merritt and Jennifer Keltner, to launch its’ brokerage operations in Hampton Roads.
Tina Merritt is a Virginia Beach native and has been full-time in real estate since 1998. In 2009, she was awarded the National Association of Realtor’s first ever Technology Spotlight Award for her efforts in advocating technology in real estate. She is also a staff writer for the Trump Blog.
Jennifer Keltner has resided in Virginia Beach for 10 years and has been full-time in real estate since 2007. She is the proud wife of an active duty military member, making her informed with the face-paced schedule of military families.
In terms of innovation, Nest Realty is on the leading edge in not only the state, but also nationally. The firm has received national accolades for it’s cutting edge web site. Nest also utilizes custom for sale signs for its listings. The signs feature professional photographs, a property description, and a custom URL on the signs.
Besides a strong focus on technology and innovation, Nest Realty agents are held to a higher standard. All agents must have a minimum of 3 years experience, practice real estate full-time and earn their Broker’s license shortly after joining the firm.
“We pride ourselves in having a team of top-notch professionals. We want consumers to know that if you work with a Nest agent, you are working with a true, full-time professional with high ethical standards. We’re extremely selective with the agents that join us and that selectivity directly benefits our clients,” says Kauffmann.
For more information on Nest Realty Group’s Hampton Roads operations, visit them online at NestRealtyHamptonRoads.com.
About Nest Realty
Founded in 2008, Nest Realty Group is a full-service, residential real estate brokerage specializing in residential and commercial properties throughout Charlottesville, Central Virginia, and Hampton Roads. Through a strong focus on technology, customer commitment, and the region’s most innovative and focused marketing strategies, Nest Realty has established itself as a top choice for buyers and sellers of residential and commercial property.
Jonathan Kauffmann, Principal Broker / Strategy Director
jk (at) NestRealtyGroup (dot) com
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