Welcome Rachelle Lopez – Realtor – Murrieta, CA

Welcome Rachelle Lopez - Realtor - Murrieta, CARachelle Lopez is happy to be part of the Homes for Heroes family. With over 14 years of real estate experience to offer Murrieta and local surrounding areas. Her passion to give back to the community comes from her heart. Rachelle respects her heroes. She knows that being a First Responder, a Teacher, a Healthcare worker, and serving our country in the armed forces is not an easy task. The Homes for Heroes program coming to Murrieta, CA is a great deal to Rachelle Lopez. She plans on making the community aware of this great program for heroes to take advantage of. In her spare time she spends it with her family, plays on an adult softball team, reads, relaxes poolside, and goes wine tasting in Temecula wine country. Rachelle cannot wait to meet her next hero and to welcome them to her Homes for Heroes family.

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Welcome Mary Ellen Vanaken – Real Estate Agent – Alpharetta, GA

Welcome Mary Ellen Vanaken - Real Estate Agent - Alpharetta, GARetaining the services of The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team of North Atlanta entitles you to a network of professional individuals committed to helping you. Whether your goal is to buy a home in North Atlanta, invest in North Atlanta Real Estate, or SELL your property in North Atlanta. The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team is a team with one common purpose – to get to the closing table.
Mary Ellen Vanaken, Team Owner, is a seasoned professional in both Real Estate and Business. With her background in accounting and finance, she and her team’s goal is to help you find the best value your money can buy. Our expertise are the communities of North Atlanta, including Alpharetta, Milton, Roswell, Cumming, Suwannee and Johns Creek Georgia.Administrative Staff – The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team does not allow its skilled sales staff to be busy with administrative tasks. We understand that an outstanding Real Estate Agent may not be an outstanding administrator, so we allow each to do what they do best. This benefits you by freeing up your agent to specialize in negotiations and your admin to dot the I’s and cross the T’s during the transaction. Your Agent – The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team is comprised of niches (real estate areas) Training, certifications, conferences and on the job experience is required for our agents.We chose to become a Homes for Heroes Realtor Affiliate because the program’s commitment to serving those who serve us, fits with our personal and business values. We understand the sacrifices these heroes and their families make every day. We are excited and honored to be a part of this amazing program. Being a part of Homes for Heroes is our way of saying “Thank You!”We look forward to helping all Heroes in North Atlanta, Georgia.

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Janis Fensterer – Serving Albuquerque area Heroes since 2010,

JanisMy name is Janis Fensterer and in December of 2010, I became a Realtor and soon after, a Homes for Heroes Affiliate. Homes for Heroes is not a way for Realtors to buy customer leads, zip codes or a pretty badge to put on your social media. Homes for Heroes, goes far deeper than that.

This organization recognizes the people in our community that can deal with the worst and possibly the most meaningful situations that will impact people in their community on a day-to-day basis, 24/7. As a person that works in Real Estate, that was also a former 20 year Producer for the local Children’s Miracle Network Telethon, I had the eye opening experience to see first hand what the only level one trauma facility within a 400 mile radius of Albuquerque, does for it’s community.

I watched Doctors prepare themselves to deliver tragic news to parents after test results came back, followed Hospital staff specially trained in Child Life, help Children get a break, when they had long term hospital care. I worked as a Producer in the ER when police and fire personal showed up with the worst of accidents. Then when we would raise money for the UNM Children’s Hospital…wouldn’t you know, the Teachers came through. We know what Teachers are for our community; they are the ones we entrust our children with 6-7 hours a day. They buy their own school supplies, they teach, and they are now trained to keep our children safe.

Without these people and our Military, keeping this country safe, what would happen? Who do we call when we have a dire emergency or to check on our child’s progress in school? Simply put, the people that work in these positions are the bedrock of our community and a simple “thank you” and recognition for what they do every, single day is a wonderful thing. I will promote Homes for Heroes all day long, every day, because I do like to “pay it forward” and when I was a child, I was taught to always, always say, “thank you”.

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Welcome Sheila Garcia – Real Estate Agent – Atlanta, GA

Welcome Sheila Garcia - Real Estate Agent - Atlanta, GAMy name is Sheila Garcia and I am the local Homes for Heroes Affiliate Realtor. I am trail blazing this beautiful program in the greater Atlanta area. I’m excited to have the opportunity to get word out and help my local Heroes! This is entirely a “Pay it Forward” Service provided complimentary for Heroes. Helping local Heroes is the very least I can do for the men and women who wear Kevlar to work every day , teach and nurture our young people, and save lives in the medical profession. This is NOT a “Neighborhood Revitalization Program.” You are not limited to a certain geographical area. This is any home, any city and any price range. It is a pleasure to help you and other Heroes buy or sell a home and save money doing it. There is an amazing team in place who support the cause and are as passionate about recognizing your contribution to our community as I am. Thank your for all of your service and taking the time to look into the program! I look forward to being of further service to you in the near future.

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Welcome Desiree Rejeili – Real Estate Agent – Manassas, VA

Welcome Desiree Rejeili - Real Estate Agent - Manassas, VAThis may sound all so bizarre but I got one morning very recently wanting to find a way to give back to my community. I picked up the phone and spoke to a former colleague, also a friend of mine who works for a lender, and who is also affiliated with Homes for Heroes Program and had a conversation about what I was trying to accomplish and about giving back and low and behold she mentioned the Homes for Heroes Program.
I was very excited and I feel unbelievably honored and privileged to have been able to be inducted into the program so that I can give back to all you heroes who sacrifice yourself and your family every day for us.
As a Realtor since 2008, specializing all over Northern Virginia , I am very passionate about helping Individuals and Families fulfill their dreams taking away all the stress that comes with buying and selling a home. Helping Heroes and their families would be the greatest honor for me.
I would be honored to help you with your Real Estate Needs and make the process stress free for you offering my years of experience and expertise and more so giving me the opportunity to show my deepest appreciation!
I thank you and salute you for everything you do for our Country and our families keeping us safe every day!!

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Welcome Jo Ferraro – Real Estate Agent – Stoughton, WI

Welcome Jo Ferraro - Real Estate Agent - Stoughton, WII am so excited and truly blessed to be an affiliate with Homes for Heroes! I wanted to find a way to be able to give back while also doing what I love! I found Homes for Heroes and thought that would be a great way to give back and say thank you to those who sacrifice so much for others on a daily basis and also be
able to do what I love, which is helping people’s dreams of owning or selling their
home become reality! I also wanted to be able to show my appreciation to all of the first responders out there who will put their life on the line to save a total stranger. That, to me, is amazing! I appreciate the selflessness of all of our heroes and just wanted to be able to show some sort of gratitude to our heroes.

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Welcome Traci Roberts – Real Estate Agent – Tucson, AZ

Screen Shot 2015-02-13 at 5.01.58 PMTraci D. Roberts is a REALTOR® and a native to Tucson, Arizona. During the last ten years Traci has been recognized as a leader in her community, won several awards and nominated “Northwest Tucson’s Best Realtor in 2012”. Since 2004, she
has continually been in the top 5% of her Market Center, specializing in helping Sellers, Buyers and Investors achieve their dreams through Real Estate.
Traci Roberts studied at the University of Arizona, Pima Community College, Hogan School of Real Estate, she prides herself in staying current with the most updated real estate education while achieving her goals at a very high level. Traci and her team have closed more than 700 homes over the past 10 years and the team averages 10 transactions per month while striving to exceed their annual goals. Traci is the team leader, she possesses great communication skills, listening to her clients desires and always going above and beyond to get the job done. She creates an atmosphere of security and trust with her clients. The Roberts Team has all of the key team member to ensure every transaction runs efficient and seamless.
The Roberts Team is a proud affiliate of Homes for Heroes. Their way of giving back to the local Heroes, 25% of the gross commission is credited back to any of the following Heroes; Healthcare, Military, Firefighters, Law Enforcement and Educators. Traci and her team participate in local charities through Tucson Association of Realtors and the local community. She is the proud mother of three beautiful children that remind her daily how blessed she is to be able to give back!
Traci’s positive attitude, dedication, skills and her ability to adapt to any situation
she may be in, sets herself apart from other agents. The Roberts Team would be honored to help you find or sell your next home. Clients ALWAYS–

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Welcome Jerry Jenkins – Real Estate Agent – Las Vegas, NV

Welcome Jerry Jenkins - Real Estate Agent - Las Vegas, NVAirborne Instructor, and a Drill Sergeant. Now that I am a Realtor in Las Vegas, NV I take great pleasure in becoming affiliated with the Homes for Heroes Program to give back to others who have served or are currently serving to make our community a better place to live and work. I know the feeling of moving to a new city or country and having the pressure of needing to find a place to live that fits your lifestyle and family goals so allow me to assist you in any way that I can as my Thank You to you and your family for your service.

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Welcome Krista Hartmann – Real Estate Agent – St. Louis, MO

Welcome Krista Hartmann - Real Estate Agent - St. Louis, MO“I am excited to be a part of Homes for Heroes in the St. Louis area. As a
former teacher, I know how hard teachers work for their students and it is awesome to be able to give teachers and other heroes (military, police, fire fighters & health care workers) a reward when they sell or purchase a home! I look forward to helping many heroes in their real estate transactions!”

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