Can I Buy a Home on My Own? 7 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Real Estate Agent.

People often wonder if they really need to hire a real estate agent when the time comes to start looking for a new home. Why not just read a beginner’s book on real estate and be done with it? The truth is, there are numerous reasons why hiring a real estate agent will make the home-buying process easier and safer–far less can go wrong in closing a real estate deal with an agent by your…

Agent Profile: Margaret Zucker

We are happy to introduce another one of our wonderful real estate agents to you! Meet Margaret Zucker. 1. How long have you worked with Village Associates? I have worked with Village Associates for 3 years. 2. What did you do prior to working with Village Associates? I previously worked as a Realtor® with Prudential, a full time mom and volunteer, a seamstress and a paralegal. 3. What attracted you to Village Associates? Some of…

Agent Profile: April Matthews

We’re back to introduce you to another one of our fabulous real estate agents! Meet April Matthews. 1.    How long have you worked with Village Associates?  I helped to start the company in 2000. 2.    What did you do prior to working with Village Associates? I used to work as an agent with Solomon Wilmington Real Estate. Before that, I worked with Coldwell Banker in Orinda and prior I worked overseas in production for the…

Agent Profile: Charles Levine

We are pleased to introduce another one of our wonderful agents to you. Meet Charles Levine. 1.    How long have you worked with Village Associates? I have been with Village Associates Real Estate for 10 years—I’m an original partner. 2.    What did you do prior to working with Village Associates? Previously I owned a rental referral service called the Berkeley Connection. 3.    What attracted you to Village Associates? I was interested in working with a…

Agent Profile: Joan Eggers

We are back to introduce you to another one of our fabulous real estate agents! Meet Joan Eggers. 1.    How long have you worked with Village Associates? 10 years. 2.    What did you do prior to working with Village Associates? Prior to working with Village Associates Real Estate, I was a Realtor® at Solomon, Wilmington and Associates. 3.    What attracted you to Village Associates? I am one of the founding agents of the company. 4.  …