Berkshire Hathaway Supports Hiring Vets Through ‘Veterans to Realtors' Program
Real Estate In-Depth | June 15, 2016
WALLINGFORD, CT—Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England and Westchester Properties stated that is a proud supporter of hiring veterans and welcomes every opportunity to hire the men and women who have served the country (and their spouses) through the company’s Veterans to Realtors program.
The Veterans to Realtors program helps veterans get started in an exciting new career as a Realtor at minimal expense and offers professional development courses throughout the first year to help veterans succeed. In addition to continuing education classes, each of the sales offices are managed by professional office leaders dedicated to assisting with coaching, training and business development. The program has hired 28 veterans to date.
“We are committed to supporting our veterans and welcome their high level of integrity, skills and commitment; highly desirable qualities that we seek in our sales professionals,” said Candace Adams, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England and Westchester Properties CEO. “We are proud to have them represent our company.”
“I joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England and Westchester Properties because of the Vet program they offered as well as it being a great company,” stated Bryant Drye, a veteran from the US Navy and Realtor from the Norwalk, CT office. “Real estate has been something I’ve always been interested in and I saw this as an opportunity to work with a company that’s invested in helping me take my passion to the next level. It’s been a great experience! I tell all my military friends about the program. It’s tough as a veteran to find companies willing to invest in our future. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England and Westchester Properties is one that has a vested interest in giving back and helping vets to have a career.”
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England and Westchester Properties is a real estate brokerage firm with more than 1,800 Realtors in Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Westchester County.