Barbara Quackenbos Joins Long & Foster’s Chesapeake, Virginia Sales Office

April 24, 2019
Barbara Quackenbos
Barbara Quackenbos

Long & Foster Real Estate welcomes Barbara Quackenbos to its Chesapeake, Virginia sales office. Quackenbos will specialize in working with homebuyers and sellers.

“We are very excited and fortunate to have Barbara join our team of highly trained professionals,” said Candy Dennis, manager of the Chesapeake sales office. “The combination of Long & Foster and Barbara’s unique skills and knowledge will no doubt provide the highest level of service to local buyers and sellers.”

Quackenbos is participating in Long & Foster’s Success Path program, which offers extensive training and resources for agents at any stage of their career. The program’s curriculum includes tools for agents to build their business, mentor-style programs, techniques for prospecting and working with buyers and sellers, skills for negotiating and more. Quackenbos holds membership in the Hampton Roads Association of Realtors.

“I was drawn to Long & Foster because of the company’s high reputation,” said Quackenbos.  “All of the Long & Foster agents I know speak highly of their colleagues and of the family atmosphere they share.”

“The dynamics of today’s residential real estate market are constantly changing. Participating in our Success Path program has provided Barbara with the right tools to meet those changing dynamics,” said Gary Scott, president of Long & Foster Real Estate. “We welcome Barbara to Long & Foster, a company that has helped local buyers and sellers reach their homeownership goals for more than 50 years.”

Quackenbos has lived in Chesapeake for 24 years with her husband, David. She graduated from Duke University with degrees in mathematics and computer science. Quackenbos was a Chesapeake Public School teacher for seven years. She is actively involved in her church, teaching women’s Bible studies and acting as a Life Group administrative coordinator. She has two sons, a daughter-in-law, and a grandson. Her oldest son David, wife Elise, and grandson David Thomas live in the Raleigh area. Her younger son Matthew, is a senior at Grassfield High School. Quackenbos enjoys traveling, spending time in the Outer Banks, and playing with her grandson. She is excited about being part of the Long & Foster team.

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