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William Raveis Winhall Real Estate Appoints Carrie Mathews As Managing Broker

STRATTON, VT (December 17, 2015) – William Raveis Winhall Real Estate announced today that Carrie Mathews will be the new managing broker. Mathews will oversee the company’s growing portfolio of properties, business operations and sales leadership. She takes over managing from Ted and Betsy Cetron, who established the business in 1974.

Carrie Mathews

Carrie Mathews

Mathews comes with a wealth of industry experience, beginning her 11-year career with Winhall Real Estate in 2004, and helping the brokerage list and sell numerous luxury residences while providing exceptional client care. Mathews is also the current South Central Vermont Board of Realtors® state director, served as its secretary from 2009-2014 and was recognized as the board’s Realtor of the Year in 2014. Mathews transitions to the Winhall team from Four Seasons Sotheby’s.

John Biondolillo, president, highlighted that “Carrie has a true passion for helping customers and clients with their real estate goals, whether it be a primary home or vacation property! She has tremendous energy and enthusiasm. We are delighted to have her head the team in Stratton.”

Mathews comments: “I am excited at the opportunity to serve our clients not only as a broker but as a manager coordinating all aspects of their experience. John and Marcia Biondolillo have the same energy, vision and values that I do. They are extremely supportive and have a genuine interest in helping their agents succeed. Also, Raveis has cutting-edge technology and marketing. Raveis is widely recognized as the leader in markets where so many Stratton home buyers have their primary residences. Raveis has the marketing that will deliver our Vermont property offerings to the right clientele, especially in southern New England and New York. That is a huge advantage for our seller clients.”

Outside of real estate, Mathews enjoys volunteering her time for Habitat for Humanity, the Stratton Foundation and The Mountain School at Winhall.

William Raveis Winhall Real Estate is the newest member of the William Raveis BCK Real Estate family, which includes offices in Barre, Montpelier, St. Johnsbury, Essex, Stowe and Dover (New Hampshire). The agents at William Raveis Winhall Real Estate specialize in listing and selling luxury homes, slopeside condos, village townhouses and mountain properties and managing a sizeable inventory of seasonal and short-term rentals in southern Vermont.

To contact Winhall Real Estate, call (802) 297-1550 or visit winhallrealestate.com.

William Raveis BCK Real Estate Adds Stratton Office

Stratton

Stratton

STRATTON, VT (June 2, 2015) – William Raveis BCK Real Estate is extending its reach into southern Vermont through a merger with Winhall Real Estate, Inc., in Stratton.

As of June 1, the firm will operate with co-branding as William Raveis Winhall Real Estate and be part of the William Raveis BCK Real Estate family of companies owned/operated by brokers John and Marcia Biondolillo.

When discussing the new affiliation, Winhall Real Estate brokers/co-owners Ted and Betsy Cetron said, “We wanted to partner with a local real estate firm that has strong national and international connections. This combination of local experience and global exposure, through Raveis.com, marketing tools and networking, will provide a new level of visibility for our clients’ homes, lands and businesses.”

The Cetrons have managed Winhall Real Estate since the early 1970s, serving on local and state boards of REALTORS® and real estate advisory committees. The Stratton team comes with eight agents who specialize in the sale and rental of luxury homes, slopeside condos, village townhouses and mountain properties in Stratton, Winhall and Londonderry.

“We are excited to bring together these two exceptional Vermont organizations,” John Biondolillo said. “What appeals to the brokers we partner with is the fact that they can maintain their local independence while tapping into the successful infrastructure of William Raveis.”

“The Stratton office has a proven track record of delivering top-quality service to clients for many years in all kinds of market conditions,” Biondolillo continued. “I’m also excited to see how the addition of a rental division at Stratton Mountain, combined with Stowe Realty Rentals in Stowe, will expand our offerings to customers looking to vacation in Vermont.”

Winhall Real Estate is the newest member of the William Raveis BCK Real Estate family, which includes offices in Barre, Montpelier, St. Johnsbury, Essex, Stowe and Portsmouth (New Hampshire). Together, they have more than 30 sales associates and employees. Through its affiliation with William Raveis, the company now joins 100+ offices and 3,500+ sales associates throughout the Northeast.

William Raveis Stowe Realty And William Raveis BCK Real Estate Launch New Websites

1_WRBCK websiteSTOWE/BARRE, VT (February 27, 2015) – William Raveis Stowe Realty and William Raveis BCK Real Estate are pleased to announce the re-launch of their websites StoweRealty.com and BCKrealestate.com. The updated sites have extensive content, property searches, interactive neighborhood maps and mobile access, designed to assist customers in making informed real estate decisions.

According to John Biondolillo, owner/broker of William Raveis Stowe Realty and William Raveis BCK Real Estate, the new websites and brand refresh are more closely aligned with the company’s affiliation with William Raveis and strategic vision for growth and expansion.

“We recognize the importance of constantly innovating and adapting to new ways of doing business and technology,” Biondolillo said. “With the introduction of our tagline – Your family’s way home – we are placing a high value on local communities and family in handling real estate.”

The William Raveis Stowe Realty and William Raveis BCK Real Estate websites offer a clean, modern design and easy-to-navigate functionality. The search tool enables customers to quickly research and compare properties; users will be able to contact an agent, schedule a showing, take notes, use affordability calculators, save favorite searches or listings and receive e-mail property updates and housing reports.

“We hope the new StoweRealty.com and BCKrealestate.com prove to be useful, informative portals for our customers to get to know William Raveis and the real estate services we offer,” Biondolillo said. “Our tools will allow potential and active buyers and sellers to track and understand market trends and navigate through the sales process from beginning to end.”

William Raveis Stowe Realty is a full-service real estate brokerage company with offices in Stowe and Morrisville, Vermont. William Raveis BCK Real Estate, founded in 1981, has additional offices in Barre, Montpelier, Mendon, St. Johnsbury, Essex and, most recently, Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Together, they boast more than 30 sales associates and employees. Through a recent affiliation with William Raveis, the company now joins 100+ offices and 3,500+ sales associates throughout Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York.

Sue Arguin Joins William Raveis BCK Real Estate

BARRE, VT (January 16, 2015) – William Raveis BCK Real Estate is pleased to announce that Sue Arguin has joined their team of agents.

Sue Arguin

Sue Arguin

Sue lives in Barre and has been selling real estate for more than 25 years. She has been an active member of the Central Vermont Board of Realtors and has served as a Commissioner on the Barre Housing Authority Board.

The Times Argus has named Sue a “Best of the Best Realtor” for the past five years.

William Raveis BCK Real Estate president and owner John Biondolillo said, “We are extremely pleased to welcome Sue to the William Raveis and BCK families. Her knowledge of central Vermont is going to be a huge benefit to our company and our clients.”

In addition to selling real estate, Sue enjoys spending time with her family, doing home projects and antiquing.

Sue said she looks forward to continuing her real estate career with William Raveis BCK Real Estate; and, in the words of the entire William Raveis family, she would like the opportunity to help “show your family the way home.”

Sue can be reached at (802) 479-3366 or 86 North Main Street, Suite 2, in Barre. To learn more about Sue and William Raveis BCK Real Estate, please visit BCKrealestate.com.

William Raveis BCK Real Estate, founded in 1981, is a full-service real estate brokerage company with offices in Barre, Montpelier, Mendon, St. Johnsbury, Essex, Stowe and Morrisville. Together, they boast more than 30 sales associates and employees.

We Are The New William Raveis BCK Real Estate

Victoria Marie Biondolillo is featured in the first television ad for the William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance and BCK Real Estate affiliation. She discusses how this was a family decision and should lead to William Raveis BCK Real Estate being the largest – and best – real estate company in Vermont!

Sam Biondolillo discusses the William Raveis and BCK Real Estate affiliation: “They believe in us as much as we believe in them. It’s still a family business, but now our agents have the most sophisticated sales tools and technology in the industry.”

Susan Quatrini is a 5th generation Vermonter; she and her husband Steven built the Quatrini Real Estate business their whole lives. They are thrilled to be joining the William Raveis family, alongside Stowe Realty, because clients will gain so much more exposure and marketing, backed by a website with more than a billion hits a year. Customers can expect superior in-house services too, such as mortgage and insurance support. It’s the whole package for easier, more successful transactions!

This is the NEW William Raveis BCK Real Estate and William Raveis Stowe Realty!

 

Stowe Realty Hires Client Care Manager

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Deb Gradwohl

Stowe Realty continues to go above and beyond to meet the needs of agents and consumers in today’s changing market…

In keeping with its mission to develop the most valuable resources and services to assist its agents,central Vermont’s leading independent real estate brokerage, Stowe Realty (a BCK Real Estate Company) recently announced the hire of Deb Gradwohl to a new position titled Client Care Manager. Stowe Realty provides its agents with the necessary tool so they can spend more time focusing on their clients’ needs and less time worrying about the details. By hiring Gradwohl, the company has further dedicated itself to the well-being and success of its agents in a challenging market.

From the paperwork and follow-up required in the management of listings and transactions to the coordination of personal promotion and marketing materials, Gradwohl will assist agents in the company’s Stowe and Waterbury offices in managing everything they deal with in their daily lives. President and owner of Stowe Realty, John Biondolillo, believes that by serving the company’s agents’ needs first and foremost, the service in turn translates into the best benefit to their clients. This strategy has helped the company earn its reputation throughout the region as the model of integrity, professionalism and exceptional service.

“By hiring Deb we are doing a great service to our agents as well as our clients,” says Biondolillo.

“By associating with a quality company like Stowe Realty, agents are able to focus on marketing homes, working with buyers to find a home, negotiating contracts and making new contacts in the communities we serve. The high level of support we offer our agents enables them to provide the finest service to our clients.”

About Stowe Realty, a BCK Real Estate Company

Beginning in 1981 with 3 agents based in Barre, VT, BCK Real Estate Company today is central Vermont’s largest independent real estate brokerage with nearly 30 real estate agents in six branches throughout the central Vermont region. BCK acquired Stowe Realty in 2009.