Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty Acquires Powell & Associates Real Estate, LLC

PITTSBURGH (STL.News) – Southwestern Pennsylvania’s leading real estate company, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty has acquired Powell & Associates Real Estate, LLC of Punxsutawney.

Powell Real Estate has been a prominent brokerage in the Punxsutawney market for over 32 years. Owned by Don Powell, they have been well respected for having well trained agents and providing professional real estate services. Additionally, Powell is well versed in land and lot sales, homes, farms and commercial real estate. “We are so pleased to become a part of the world recognized Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network, and look forward to the many advantages it will bring to our unique market”, says Powell. Don will continue in his role as managing broker in the office. Local clientele can expect a seamless experience as the new branding is unveiled.

Tom Hosack, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty CEO and President is very happy about the merger. “We’re excited to be in the weather capital of the world and be neighbors with the famous Punxsutawney Phil,” said Hosack. “This merger brings a lot of opportunities to the Punxsutawney area.”

The union adds to the brokerage superpower of more than 1,800 agents and 50 offices serving 22 counties in Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio. The Preferred Realty and its family of companies is the number one residential real estate brokerage in Greater Pittsburgh for homes sold and listings taken based on West-Penn MLS data for the entire year 2019. It is also the number one independent franchise in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network and the number 22 company across the entire industry for sales units based on REALTrends data.

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty is a locally owned, full-service real estate company serving the Western Pennsylvania area. Our affiliation with the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network provides us with the most advanced technology and tools in the industry.