Real Estate 2023: LISA CHANDLER
PRESIDENT AND PRINCIPAL BROKER, BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES RW TOWNE REALTY PROPERTY MANAGEMENT, NORFOLK
In March, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and Rose & Womble Realty announced their merger. The combined agency has more than 750 agents and represents over 16% of the region’s market share, according to its chairman, J. Van Rose Jr.
After an early childhood spent moving around the globe with her Air Force officer father, Chandler landed in Norfolk in 1973. In 1991, she joined the realty company started by her mother-in-law, Nancy Chandler, serving as its executive vice president. After Rose & Womble and Nancy Chandler Associates merged in July 2019, Chandler served as principal broker of Rose & Womble Chandler Property Management.
With a self-proclaimed passion for volunteering, Chandler chairs the Old Dominion University Real Estate Foundation’s board. She is also a member of the board of directors for the Virginia Arts Festival’s board of directors and the Real Estate Information Network’s 2023 Property Management Advisory Committee.
Chandler graduated in 1976 from Old Dominion University with a bachelor’s degree in environmental health.