(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) - Rick Bechtold has recently joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty as a licensed real estate Sales Professional. The announcement was made by Elaine Glandon, Regional Vice President, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty.
Rick Bechtold, originally from Burlington, North Carolina, earned his undergraduate degree in Business from North Carolina State University and received his MBA in Finance from Loyola University Maryland. Bechtold has a uniquely strong real estate background that stems from working for several commercial real estate companies where he has leased and / or developed over 2,000,000 square feet of office, warehouse, and retail projects around Baltimore, Maryland. Bechtold also owned his own real estate development company – Stonebridge Development that focused on the development of several office buildings, warehouses, and residential projects.
In 2004, Rick moved to Sarasota where he has leased and / or developed over 1,000,000 square feet of commercial space and has since obtained his Florida Real Estate Broker’s license.
“Rick’s passion for growth, commitment to real estate development, and dedication to his customers are the perfect fit for our company,” said Rei L. Mesa, president, C.E.O., Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty. “Rick truly represents the type of Sales Professional we are seeking, as we continue to grow the company in the Lakewood Ranch / Sarasota region.”
“Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty’s vision and mission to exceed the customers’ expectations along with the company’s goal to provide the best industry tools, resources, services, and leadership for its Sales Professionals and are what make affiliating with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty the right choice,” said Bechtold.
Rick Bechtold has been a licensed REALTOR® for over 20 years in Maryland and in Florida. He has successfully leased and / or developed over 4.5 million square feet of commercial real estate in Maryland and Florida. He has also created and invested in several startup companies including BuliSpitt, LLC, Garage Buddie, LLC and My Corner Now, LLC. Rick is working under the leadership of Michael Holland, Managing Broker of the Lakewood Ranch / Sarasota/ Palmer Ranch Branch Sales Offices of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty. Rick can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 941-724-0636.
For more information, contact:
Mike Holland, Managing Broker
941.685.7933 | MikeHolland@BHHSFloridaRealty.com
About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty serves 17 counties throughout Florida and more than 1,650 sales professionals. The full-service brokerage, founded in 1999, is a wholly owned subsidiary of WCI Communities, Inc. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty is ranked fifth in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network and is the overall No. 1 fundraiser for The Sunshine Kids Foundation, having generated more than $2.8 million since 2001. Visit www.BHHSFloridaRealty.com.