LOCAL REALTOR® ACHIEVES NATIONAL RECOGNITION
MARIETTA, GA, MAY 5, 2014 – Thomas Andre with Wilcher Properties Group has been awarded the Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES®) designation by the Seniors Real Estate Specialist Council of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR).
Thomas holds a Master’s in Counseling along with a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational and Interpersonal Communications. He has been a licensed realtor since 2004 and represents the third generation of his family in the real estate profession. In addition, Thomas has volunteered with various organizations throughout the community such as VITAS Hospice Care, Rainbow’s Grief Support Group for children, the Stephen Ministry, and the Cobb County Emergency Response Team. Currently, he sits on the Board of the Licensed Professional Counselor’s Association of Georgia. “I have been trained as a listener, so I am able to understand where people are with their unique real estate needs whether it is due to a death, divorce, empty nest, or aging related issue. Many clients need an attentive listener and gentle guidance so that they can determine what is best for them. With my training, experience, real estate knowledge, and now the SRES® designation, my clients really benefit from a unique combination of skills”, said Thomas.
Thomas joins more than 16,000 real estate professionals in North America who have earned the SRES® designation. All were required to successfully complete a comprehensive course in understanding the needs, considerations, and goals of real estate buyers and sellers aged 55 and older.
You may contact the Seniors Real Estate Specialist Council by telephone, (800)500-4564, by e-mail, [SRES@realtors.org], or by visiting the SRES website, [www.sres.org]. To speak with Mr. Andre, you may contact Wilcher Properties Group by telephone, (770)587-9300, or visit the Wilcher Properties Group website, [wilcherproperties.com].