Having the strength and reputation of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices behind us ensures a very solid future.
Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 29, 2013
Prudential Northwest Properties is one of a select number of real estate brokerages in the nation invited to join the new Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices real estate brand launching later this year. The new brand marks the first time the world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway name is licensed for use in a consumer-facing business entity.
At the recent Prudential Real Estate Convention in Las Vegas, the new corporate identity was revealed to thunderous applause. During the brand reveal, Warren Buffett shared his thoughts on the real estate industry and the new brand. Click here for comments by Warren Buffett.
“We are extremely honored to be invited to carry the new Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices brand name,” says Jason Waugh, President and CEO of Prudential Northwest Properties. “The Berkshire Hathaway family of companies subscribe to a strong code of ethics and professional conduct that is directly in line with how we do business every single day at Prudential Northwest Properties. I’m proud we were chosen to introduce the new brand in the Pacific Northwest.”
Details have not been released as to when the company will adopt the new brand name, but the conversion is expected to take place in the third or fourth quarter of 2013.
“Having the strength and reputation of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices behind us ensures a very solid future,” adds Prudential Northwest Properties Chairman Bert Waugh, Jr. “It’s the perfect situation for us. Our local leadership team will remain in control of how we run our business, and we’ll have the backing of one of the strongest, most respected companies in the world. This is a game-changer for the real estate industry and our clients are going to be the real winners.”
Logo treatments for the new entity concentrate on the famed Berkshire Hathaway name in a simple, clean font. The quality seal features bold, BHHS lettering encircled by “Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices.” The brand’s colors of cabernet and cream create a timeless look reflecting the brand’s classic heritage. Visit http://www.homeservices.com/hsfaffiliates to view the complete brand identity system.
About Prudential Northwest Properties
Founded in 1948, Portland-based Prudential Northwest Properties is a proud member of HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, and a flagship franchisee of the Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services network. Recognized as a market leader and one of the most progressive real estate firms in the nation, the company is one of the largest home service providers in the Pacific Northwest. The company ranks as one of the top brokerages in North America in delivering client satisfaction, based on independently measured client feedback. It was voted one of Oregon’s Top Workplaces, and is also a Corporate Philanthropy Award recipient, named one of the five most generous medium-sized companies in Oregon. Prudential Northwest Properties is one of a select number of brokerages invited to join the new Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices real estate brand when it launches in 2013. To learn more, please visit http://www.prunw.com.