Sylvainia Preston Joins Long & Foster’s Oceanfront/Coastal Office in Virginia Beach

June 30, 2020
Sylvainia Preston

Long & Foster Real Estate welcomes Sylvainia Preston to its Oceanfront/Coastal office in Virginia Beach. Preston will specialize in working with homebuyers and sellers.

“We are very excited and fortunate to have Sylvainia join our team of highly trained professionals,” said Tina Holt, manager of the Oceanfront/Coastal office. “The combination of Long & Foster and Sylvainia’s unique skills and knowledge will no doubt provide the highest level of service to local buyers and sellers.”

Preston 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. Preston holds membership in the Hampton Roads Realtors Association.

“It is important to me to be a salesperson associated with Long & Foster Real Eststate, a company with a stellar reputation of professionalism and expertise that has stood the test of time.” Preston said.

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

Preston was born and raised in Loudon County in Northern Virginia. She holds a bachelor of science degree in health, physical education and recreation from Virginia State University. After earning her degree and moving to Virginia Beach, she started her career as a public school teacher.

Having lived in Virginia Beach for over 30 years as a Navy wife and mother of two, Preston has developed a keen awareness of how best to serve Navy families’ needs and concerns. Her personal knowledge of the Hampton Roads area can be leveraged to help navigate service members and their families through the home buying process.

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