HUNT REAL ESTATE ERA COLUMBUS HOLDS MAJOR OPEN HOUSE EVENT

65 Homes Being Held Open on One Day

All of our HUNT Real Estate ERA Columbus Division’s branch offices will be participating in a massive Open House Event on Wednesday, September 18th. Close to 70 of the company’s listings will be held open to the public on that day from 11:30am-1pm and from 4:30-6:00pm. HUNT Open House signs will literally flood the market on this day, and everyone will want to come see these specially marketed properties.

“At a recent office meeting, the idea to think outside the box and do something different with our open houses came up, especially now that Football is on Sundays! The ‘Hump Day Open House’ idea was born, and we reacted quickly to get it organized. We now have 65 plus opens planned for our first Wednesday Open House, and it promises to be a huge success!” said Jim Sauer, Broker Consultant with HUNT Real Estate ERA Columbus Division.

HUNT’s Seller clients are extremely excited about taking advantage of this unique opportunity to showcase their properties.

To find out more about the September 18th event, contact Catherine Peters at catherine.peters@huntrealestate.com. For property information 24/7 on any listing via voice, text or mobile website call the HUNT Hotline at (585) 244-7777. For more information about HUNT Real Estate ERA visit www.huntrealestate.com.


Our Buffalo-Niagara Region Continues to Grow!

The HUNT ERA Wheatfield Branch welcomes Terri Schiro to the team as a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson. Schiro brings a background of success and expert negotiation skills to the Wheatfield team.

 “We are extremely happy to have Terri has part of our Wheatfield team. She is very driven and works hard to get the job done right. Terri’s first priority is always her client and working with their best interests in mind,” said Amber Wesser, Business Development Manager for the Buffalo/Niagara region of HUNT Real Estate ERA.

“I am thrilled to have joined the HUNT ERA office in Wheatfield. I look forward to working for customers in Wheatfield, the Tonawandas and rest of Buffalo/Niagara Region,” said Terri Schiro.

Schiro specializes in servicing buyers and sellers in Western New York. In addition to her full time real estate career, Schiro is a Certified Tennis Professional and Member of the USPTA.

The Lockport Branch welcomes Olha Tymchyshyn to the team as a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson. Tymchyshyn brings a dedicated work ethic a multi-lingual expertise to the Lockport team.

“We are so very honored and proud to have Olha join our HUNT ERA Lockport Office! She is a highly motivated, energetic, enthusiastic agent! We welcome her to the HUNT Niagara team as a respected expert in marketing and negotiations,” said Jamie Mendel-Kolb, Broker Consultant for the Lockport branch of HUNT Real Estate ERA.

“I am so excited to be a part of HUNT Real Estate ERA, a company that shares my passion for helping others,” says Olha Tymchyshyn. “I look forward to many successful years assisting customers through the process of owning a home. I am committed to treating each customer with honesty, integrity and professionalism,” Tymchyshyn continued.

Tymchyshyn specializes in servicing buyers and sellers in Western New York. Prior to her career in real estate, she attended law school. Tymchyshyn is fluent in both Ukrainian and Russian, and as such she is able to contribute her services to a broad clientele.

The Amherst Branch welcomes Ashley Wendelboe to the team as a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson. Wendelboe brings a dedicated work ethic and a commitment to excellence to the Amherst team.

“We are very excited to have Ashley join our team in the Amherst office. Her previous experience and education, along with her strong work ethic, will allow her to provide top notch service to her clients,” said Cheryl O’Donnell, Broker Consultant for the Amherst branch of HUNT Real Estate ERA.

“As a native Western New Yorker who is familiar with the area, I chose HUNT ERA for the many tools and services I can provide for my customers,” said Ashley Wendelboe. “I am here to support and guide clients as they make not only a very important decision, but a very special one.  Getting them in to the right home, not just any home is my specialty,” Wendelboe continued.

Wendelboe specializes in servicing buyers and sellers in Western New York. She was born and raised in Western New York, and received her Bachelor’s Degree from Mercyhurst University.


9/14 Radio Show: Robert Gioia

Your host, Peter Hunt welcomes Robert Gioia to the show!

Robert Gioia is the President of The John R. Oishei Foundation. The foundation is committed to devoting their time, people and networks to convening stakeholders around issues; initiating support and collaboration; sharing knowledge; building nonprofits’ organizational capacity; and supporting the development of promising leaders in all communities and sectors.

Together, Peter Hunt leads the discussion on the growth of Buffalo and Western New York.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show! 


9/7 Radio Show: James Fink

Your Host, Peter Hunt welcomes James Fink to the show!

James Fink is a reporter with Business First of Buffalo, a position he has held since September 1987. Before joining Business First, Fink was a reporter with the Times-Argus newspaper in Barre, Vt. At Business First, Fink covers a myriad of topics including real estate, government, tourism, retail, economic development, Canada and sports. He also writes a weekly column that focuses on the behind-the-scenes stories in real estate and economic development.

Together, Peter Hunt leads the discussion on patio homes within the city of Buffalo such as Colvin Estates, which has been very successful.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show! 


8/31 Radio Show: Kevin Gaughan

Your Host, Peter Hunt welcomes Kevin Gaughan to the show!

Kevin Gaughan is an attorney and an advocate of government reform, in particular for the establishment of regional government and regional consciousness within the Buffalo-Niagara region, which encompasses the cities of Buffalo, New York and Niagara Falls, New York, their suburbs and surrounding rural areas.

Together, Peter Hunt leads the discussion on improving our environment so that more jobs and opportunities are made available in Buffalo. By having more opportunities in the area, the housing market will also improve.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show! 


8/24 Radio Show: Gary Olson

Your host, Peter Hunt, Welcomes Gary Olson to the show!

Gary Olson is President of Daemen College. He has served as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Idaho State University, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Illinois State University, and chief academic officer at the University of South Florida, St. Petersburg. He has written or edited 22 books and almost 100 essays and articles on subjects including the role of theory in rhetorical scholarship, the connections between ideology and discourse, and the contributions of Stanley Fish to literary and rhetorical studies.

Together, Peter leads the discussion on higher education and the rising costs.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show! 


8/17 RADIO SHOW: Beth Klipfel and Mike Mallia

Guest Host, Linda Mallia, welcomes Beth Klipfel and Mike Mallia to the show!

Beth Klipfel is one of our leading real estate professionals working out of our Williamsville Village office, and Mike Mallia is one of our leading Mortgage Consultants working for HUNT Mortgage.

Together, Linda leads the discussion on low interest rates & new construction booms due to the low inventory rates.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show! 


8/10 Radio Show: Joshua Jack & Frank DeMaria

Guest Host, Linda Mallia, welcomes Joshua Jack & Frank DeMaria to the show!

Joshua Jack is one of our leading real estate professionals working out of our Amherst Office and Frank DeMaria is Owner/President of Frank’s Foundation & Mr. Plumber.

Together, Linda Mallia leads the discussion on the current real estate market. Joshua Jack explains that there is a low inventory resulting in a fast turnover rate. Many houses once they are listed sell right away, due to the supply and demand. Conversation changes as Frank DeMaria explains why basements take on water.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show! 


8/3 Radio Show: Arthur Wingerter

Your Host, Peter Hunt welcomes Arthur Wingerter to the show!

Arthur Wingerter is the President of Univera Healthcare. Wingerter is responsible for all lines of business in the eight-county Western New York region. Prior to joining Univera Healthcare, Wingerter was Vice President of Health Care Solutions at Genpact, a New Jersey-based global company with more than 35,000 employees worldwide.

Together, Peter Hunt leads the discussion on the medical structure and the importance of a strong infrastructure. By having a strong infrastructure, the area will have very good doctors and high paid jobs available.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show! 


7/27 RADIO SHOW: Jim Hoffman and Eric Vallone

This week, Guest Host Linda Mallia welcomes Jim Hoffman and Eric Vallone to the show.

Jim Hoffman is a Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker out of our Williamsville Clarence branch. Eric Vallone is an attorney with HUNT’s Realty Club. The Realty Club include licensed attorneys who provide legal services including Real Estate Purchase, Real Estate Sales, Power of Attorney, Simple Wills, Name Change and more.

Together, Linda Mallia leads the discussion on why you should work with a real estate agent and the legalities involved with the purchase or selling of a home.

To find out more, listen to this week’s show!