Peg & John Chism Partner with Long & Foster’s Art Herling

May 14, 2020

Longtime Realtors and top producers Peg and John Chism have moved to Long & Foster Real Estate in Blue Bell and partnered with Art Herling of the leading Art Herling Team.

“We are very excited and fortunate to have Peg and John join our team of highly trained professionals,” said Janet Rubino, manager for the Art Herling Team in Blue Bell. “The combination of Long & Foster and the Chism’s unique skills and knowledge will no doubt provide the highest level of service to local buyers and sellers.”

“We’re so pleased to announce the Chisms have joined the Long & Foster family,” said Gary Scott, president of Long & Foster Real Estate. “We look forward to the energetic partnership Peg and John have created by deciding to join the industry-leading Art Herling Blue Bell Office and our company.”

Peg Chism became a Realtor in 2001, initially becoming licensed to buy personal investment properties. Over the years Peg and John Chism have bought and rehabbed dozens of properties. Peg Chism’s success as a Residential Real Estate Specialist drew her to become a full-time Realtor. Peg Chism is experienced with buyers, sellers, relocations, multi-family developments and rentals.

John Chism became a licensed Realtor in 1990 and has over 30 years of experience as a senior level executive in the area of commercial real estate. He is experienced with buyers, sellers, leasing, investors, tenant representation and business sales. Peg and John Chism are known by their slogan, “Where Experience Counts.”

They are both multi-million-dollar producers. Peg Chism is a member of the Century 21 Centurion Honor Society and the Re/Max Hall of Fame. She has received multiple customer service awards and through continuing education has earned the following designations: Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS) and Certified Residential Specialist (CRS). Peg Chism attended Drexel University in Philadelphia.  

John Chism is a member of the Re/Max Executive Club and received a Certificate of Excellence from Broker/Agent Advisors. John Chism has earned the following designations: Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) and Certified Flea Market Administrator (CFMA). He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and a Board Member of the National Flea Market Association (NFMA). John Chism holds a bachelor’s degree in business marketing from the University of California Santa Barbara.

Peg and John Chism have been married for 33 years and have two sons, Joseph and Michael. They enjoy traveling together and are very active in the communities and areas in which they work. The Chism’s work in Montgomery, Bucks, Berks and Chester counties. They sponsor an annual yard sale and shredding event in Abbey Downs in Limerick Township. In addition, they sponsor an annual yard sale at The Estates at Faraway Farms each spring. 

When asked what drew them to Long & Foster, John Chism said, “we were impressed with the structure, professionalism and opportunity for growth. Even though we have been very successful prior to coming to Long & Foster, we look forward to working with and learning from Art Herling.”

Herling is a 39-year veteran of the real estate profession and has been involved in nearly every aspect of real estate – from sales and management to home building and land acquisition. He specializes in luxury home sales, both resale and new construction, and his superior sales skills have made him Long & Foster’s No. 1 overall, the No. 3 agent in Pennsylvania overall and the No. 1 agent in suburban Philadelphia. He is a member of the Home Builders Association of Chester and Delaware counties, as well as the Home Builders Association of Bucks and Montgomery counties and has been involved in thousands of new home and lot sales. Highly respected for his expertise, Herling is frequently solicited by area experts to offer his insider’s knowledge of the new home and resale market, including site and product evaluations.

To contact Herling, call 215-431-3944 (mobile) or 215-643-2500 (Blue Bell office), or email  To contact Peg Chism, call 215-802-6491 (mobile) or 215-643-2500 (Blue Bell office) or email To contact John Chism, call 215-206-1474 (mobile) or 215-643-2500 (Blue Bell office) or email You can also visit for more information.