Berkshire Hathaway is a worldwide holding company based in Omaha, Nebraska. Its chairman and CEO is Warren Buffett, often referred to as the “Oracle of Omaha,” who according to Time magazine’s ranking is among the world’s most influential people. Berkshire Hathaway is the No. 1 company in Barron’s 2013 ranking of the world’s 100 most respected companies; it ranks at No. 8 in Fortune magazine’s 50 Most Admired Companies survey; and is No. 18 in Harris Interactive’s reputation study of the 60 Most Visible Companies.
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is a real estate brokerage franchisee network conceived and designed for this new era in residential real estate. The brand has entered the real estate market providing a singular mark of solidity, quality, vigor and innovation. There are currently over 47,000 sales professionals in more than 1,400 offices throughout the U.S.
The vision is singular and clear: Striving to be the most highly-recognized and supremely respected real estate service brand nationally and worldwide.
The brand’s lineage is impeccable. HSF Affiliates LLC, based in Irvine, CA, operates Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. The company is a joint venture, with its majority owner, HomeServices of America, Inc., being the nation’s second-largest full-service residential brokerage firm. HomeServices of America is a Berkshire Hathaway Inc. affiliate.
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES CALIFORNIA PROPERTIES
The Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Propertiesmission is to craft, supply and maintain unparalleled customer service throughout the transaction process. There are over 3,000 BHHS California Properties agents in more than 60 offices serving the Southern California market. Those offices include Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego. The company offers a full menu of services including home financing through HomeServices Lending, relocation services, insurance, escrow, title, and home warranties.
The numbers speak for themselves:
- More than $12 billion in annual sales volume
- Over 14,000 transactions last year
- One of the top 5 brokerages in the nation
- Over 3,000 sales associates in more than 60 offices collaborate to locate the best buyers and properties for their clients