Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has named Lou Hillman, REALTORS as the first Berkshire Hathaway office in North Texas and is now operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Lou Hillman, REALTORS.
Lou Hillman, broker, owner and president, has maintained offices in the center of the DFW Metroplex for more than 40 years. He came to this area 50 years ago serving as the CEO of the Chamber of Commerce for the cities of Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake and Flower Mound. The role at that time required his leadership in economic development for those cities. The led to his expertise in both residential and commercial real estate. In addition to his involvement in the establishment of DFW Airport in Grapevine, he has also brokered such commercial developments as the Heritage Business Park, one of the largest such parks in Southlake and Grapevine.
A graduate of Baylor University, Hillman has a long tenure in leadership serving as president of the Board of REALTORS, Chamber of Commerce and founding member of the Grapevine Rotary Club.
“The Berkshire Hathaway name is recognized and respected in the U.S. and throughout the world,” said Hillman. “We are excited to make this transition and we’re confident that the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices brand reputation will help us expand our client base and continue to attract talented agents.”
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has grown to more than 33,300 agents and 1,011 offices in 47 states since its launch exactly one year ago today. Hillman said the brand is an ideal fit for his agents and the local community. New tools and resources available to the brokerage through Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ Global Network Platform will help agents provide even better customer service to a growing client roster. This includes powerful lead generation, a handy mobile app and other tools driven by the most accurate real estate information available.
“To be successful today, real estate brokerages need to be backed by a brand that sees the value in investing in technology,” he said. “Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices absolutely demonstrates a commitment to the tools, resources and technology that will help us grow our client roster and recruit new agents.”