Matthew Cole Joins Long & Foster’s Grove Office in Richmond, Virginia

September 5, 2023
Matthew Cole

Long & Foster Real Estate welcomes Matthew Cole to its Long & Foster Grove office, in Richmond, Virginia. Cole has 25 years of experience in the real estate field.

“We are very excited and fortunate to have Matthew join our team of highly trained professionals,” said Beth Dalton, manager of the Grove office. “The combination of Long & Foster and Matthews’s unique skills, knowledge and experience will no doubt provide the highest level of service to local buyers and sellers.”

“We’re so pleased to announce Matthew has joined the Long & Foster family,” said Jackie Thiel, president of Long & Foster Real Estate. “As the No. 1 brokerage in the Mid-Atlantic region, we operate with an agent-first mentality. We look forward to the energetic partnership Matthew Cole has created by deciding to join the industry-leading Grove office and our company.”

Cole has been in the real estate industry for 25 years. He has held the role of Salesperson, Broker and Managing Broker. During his career as a real estate professional, he has worked in North Carolina, New York, Indiana and for the past few years, Richmond. Cole has closed over $100M in residential real estate sales during his career and is currently licensed in VA, NC, and IN.

Cole’s focus has always been on offering the absolute best in customer service. His skill set, acquired from working in multiple markets around the country, makes him a superb listing agent for homes in all price ranges. Cole also has a love of working with first-time home buyers and sellers.

When not working, he enjoys the culinary arts and horticulture. He has an extensive garden at his house in The Fan and a larger garden at his farm in eastern North Carolina.

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