Long & Foster | Christie’s International Real Estate has announced that industry veteran Chris Ducey has been named as the managing broker of three of the company’s offices—its Bethesda, LFC at Bethesda and Takoma Park locations. The Bethesda office consistently ranks among the top five locations in all of Long & Foster | Christie’s.
“We are thrilled that Chris is taking on this new role with our Bethesda, LFC at Bethesda and Takoma Park offices,” said Larry “Boomer” Foster, president of Long & Foster | Christie’s. “His comprehensive experience and knowledge in the real estate industry, combined with his history of success, makes him an excellent choice to lead these offices. His dedication and constant willingness to go the extra mile will help Long & Foster continue to grow in the suburban Maryland and Washington, D.C., region.”
In his new role, Ducey will oversee operations and business strategy for the Bethesda, LFC at Bethesda and Takoma Park offices. He will provide core broker support for Long & Foster’s agents at the three offices, helping them build their businesses and close transactions. Ducey will also provide the team with education and training programs, helping them take advantage of the many company-provided solutions to ensure their ongoing real estate success.
“I’m excited to join the Bethesda, LFC at Bethesda and Takoma Park offices as their managing broker and build on the offices’ long-standing traditions of success,” Ducey said. “I enjoy the process of working with agents to grow their businesses and develop their skills and knowledge, so they can provide their clients with the best service and real estate advice to achieve their goals.”
Ducey previously served as the co-manager of Long & Foster’s Chevy Chase Uptown office, a role he has been in since April 2016. That location achieved much success under Ducey and his co-manager’s leadership. He first joined Long & Foster as director of business development in the Annapolis area in December 2014.
Ducey has been in the real estate industry for nearly 20 years, in both sales and management. He is a strong proponent of marketing and technology, and he focuses heavily on training and career development, helping agents build their business and support their clients.
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