John L Powell Joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty as Managing Broker

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty is proud to announce the affiliation of the highly-decorated Virginia Association of REALTORS® (VAR) Hall of Fame member, John Powell, who will act as the new Managing Broker with at the Lynnhaven and Shore Drive sales offices located at 301 Lynnhaven Parkway, Virginia Beach, VA 23452 and 2301 Urchin Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 respectively.



Powell, who is also a Lifetime Achievement Award winner (Southside Virginia Association of REALTORS®) and four-time recipient of Realtor of the Year (VAR, Richmond Association of REALTORS® and SVAR twice) award, has been in Real Estate for over 30 years and served the Virginia Beach, Virginian Eastern Shore, Williamsburg and Richmond Metro Areas communities. He also received the Virginia Association of REALTORS® Manager of the Year Award in 2005 and has been involved in numerous capacities with the National Association of REALTORS® including its Board of Directors.

In addition, Powell has been appointed to numerous housing-related task forces by former Virginia governors Tim Kane and Bob McDonnell as well as acting as the president at VAR, SVAR and the Central Virginia Regional Multiple Listing Service. He also boasts numerous professional designations, including Accredited Buyer’s Representative, Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager, Certified Residential Specialist, and Graduate of the REALTORS® Institute.

Powell remarks on his affiliation with BHHS Towne Realty by saying, “I am very excited to be working with such a great group of successful professionals here at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty and honored to be with a company that puts such an emphasis on client care. Our focus here at the Lynnhaven & Shore Drive offices will be to continue providing the best possible service for our agents, buyers and sellers in the Hampton Roads community. ” To learn more, visit


About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty  Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty is a leader in the Hampton Roads and Southeast Virginia real estate market with over One Billion Dollars in 2016 Real Estate Sales and a complement of 500 sales associates and employees.

All sales associates are full-time REALTORS® that are offered extensive industry training and are committed to staying ever aware of local market conditions and trends. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty provides an extensive line of real estate services including: new homes, relocation, property management, commercial, and luxury home divisions. Other core service affiliates include NewTowne Mortgage and Virginia Home Title and Settlement. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty has received the Berkshire Elite Circle Award and is ranked in the top 20 affiliates nationwide in the HSF Affiliates network. For more information, visit or @townerealty on Facebook and Twitter.


About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, based in Irvine, CA, remains one of the nation’s fastest-growth real estate brokerage networks with 43,500 agents and 1,320 offices named to the brand since its launch in fall 2013. The network, among the few organizations entrusted to use the world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway name, brings to the real estate market a definitive mark of trust, integrity, stability, and longevity. Visit


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