Robert Walker Joins Long & Foster’s Strawberry Street Office in Richmond

May 29, 2019
Robert Walker
Robert Walker

Long & Foster Real Estate welcomes Robert Walker to its Strawberry Street office in Richmond, Virginia. Walker will specialize in working with homebuyers and sellers.

“We are very excited and fortunate to have Robert join our team of highly trained professionals,” said John VanderSyde, manager of the Strawberry Street Sales office. “The combination of Long & Foster and Robert’s unique skills and knowledge will no doubt provide the highest level of service to local buyers and sellers.”

Walker 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. Walker holds membership in the Richmond Association of Realtors.

“I am pleased to join a talented group of agents and staff at Long & Foster’s Strawberry Street office, in the heart of Richmond’s historic Fan District. I’m excited to collaborate with my colleagues in providing exceptional client service and supporting our community,” Walker said.

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

A native of the Richmond area, Walker currently lives in the city’s Barton Heights neighborhood.  He holds a master’s degree in real estate from Georgetown University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington and Lee University. His career experience in the legal and housing industries, as well as residential real estate investing, provides him valuable insights to assist clients navigating the intricacies of purchasing and selling homes. In his spare time, Walker enjoys home improvement projects, touring different neighborhoods in the region and exploring Richmond’s thriving restaurant and brewery scene.

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