Get free access to our world class MLS search tools, save your favorite listings, create saved searches & much more!

Hello to Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate in Las Vegas!

Posted by Mastura Zaini-Roberts on Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 2:27pm.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Las Vegas, NV Real EstateEvery year in March, Prudential Americana hosts a huge awards ceremony blowout to honor the outstanding agents in the company. There is a lavish breakfast, the mimosas flow freely, and our affiliated Home Benefits vendors display their wares and have the agents draw for prizes ranging from gift cards to rounds of golf.   

But today when we entered the ballroom at the Encore, instead of “Pru Blue,” the entire ballroom was decorated in shades of burgundy and cream. And Mark Stark, owner of our company, made the much anticipated announcement official: as of April 29th, we will become part of the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices family owned by Warren Buffet!

Our sales executives, even the old-timers that have been with Prudential since the beginning, all celebrated the news quite enthusiastically. I have talked personally with a lot of agents around the country that have already switched to the Berkshire Hathaway name. Every single agent has said that the company is truly amazing, and that they are very proud to be associated with the Berkshire Hathaway name.  (There IS a certain cachet in being part of a company that is recognized as THE most respected brand in the world, ahead of companies like Apple, Google, Walt Disney, Coca Cola and MacDonalds.)


Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate Las VegasOur Prudential Americana Group franchise is currently the fourth largest in the country, and two of our offices (including our own Green Valley office) are among the top ten offices in the country. Once the transition is formalized, our company name will officially become Berkshire Hathaway Home Services-Nevada Properties.

And eventually there will be no more Prudential real estate offices at all, as the real estate division was sold off from the Prudential parent company in December of 2011 to Brookfield Residential Property Services. Though it is up to the individual real estate franchise owners if they want to be a part of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, with the great reputation the company has established, my guess is that most, if not all, will be more than delighted to make the change.

So while we say a bittersweet fond farewell to the Prudential name and all the great years we have had with the company, we are truly excited by the opportunities Berkshire Hathaway is opening up for us!

Berkshire Hathaway Homes for Sale Las Vegas

Mastura Roberts
(702) 919-5400
offers@greatlasvegashomes.com

Team Leader, The Tonnesen Team
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Nevada
3185 St Rose Pkwy #100 Henderson, NV 89052

With over 30 years of experience helping families call Las Vegas "home!"



Related Blog Posts

Home prices up 7% in February

February saw increases in home prices both year-over-year and month-over-month, according to CoreLogic – and most of the increase has been from homes in the lower price tiers.Home prices, inclusive of distressed sales, rose by 7% year over year in February and 1% from January. “Home prices and...

Tired of Losing out to Cash Buyers?

Tired of losing out to cash buyers on the Las Vegas homes of your dreams? You must get completely pre-approved for a loan before submitting an offer, and you must be able to close quickly once that offer has been submitted. So we found a mortgage lender who could help our clients compete in multiple offer situations.So...

Buying Vs Renting 38% Cheaper in Today's Market

The latest statistics are in: with interest rates hovering around 4.5% for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage, buying is 38% cheaper than renting as a national average, down from being 44% cheaper one year ago. For example, if your rent is currently $1200 per month and you purchase a $175k home with a 3.5% down payment at a...

Six Tips for Keeping Burglars Away

There is no better time to take a vacation than the summer. The children are out of school, the weather is warm, and the days stretch long in laid-back beauty.In preparation for your trip, you have placed a hold on the mail and stopped newspaper delivery, but is your house really secure from criminals looking to prey u...

Here are the top six myths about online property shopping -- busted

Here are the top six myths about online property shopping -- busted As real estate agents, we’ve all been on the receiving end of internet leads. Whether they be for one of our own listings or for a property in a ZIP code or territory that we are paying for, engaging, working with and converting these leads...

Leave a Comment

Have a Question?

Contact Us

Follow Us