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Bruce Hines - REALTOR - Smithfield, VA Office - BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HomeServices Towne Realty

Bruce has partnered in real estate sales with his wife, Elaine Hines, since 2008. He is a professional REALTOR licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Prior to real estate sales, he was employed within the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)/U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) for over 31 years. He served as the Chief, DOD Office of the Special Assistant for Transportation Engineering, for much of this time. He had responsibility to develop overall transportation engineering policy and monitor implementation for U.S. Department of Defense installations worldwide. During this time, he was selected to attend the highly respected Industrial College of the Armed Forces and was awarded a graduate degree in U.S. Department of Defense for National Resource Strategy. He also has an undergraduate degree in mathematics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master's of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) degree from Clemson University.

Bruce specializes in analysis of local market trends and properties for Smithfield and all of Isle of Wight County, Virginia. He also has working experience in real estate markets for Newport News, Hampton, Suffolk and Chesapeake, as well as, Surry and York Counties. He and Elaine have worked together to develope numerous happy clients throughout the Tidewater region.

Bruce understands that the purchase and sale of real estate can often be somewhat trying in the complex world in which we live. It is his desire to make your real estate transactions the best and most rewarding experience possible and to protect his client's property equity while meeting their financial goals. He believes in finding clients that "just-right" home or property to ensure years of pleasant and economical living. He works to provide straight answers on market tips and trends. He and Elaine ensure you receive broad-based knowledge of the local real estate market and they use the most modern and up-to-date web-based techniques available.

Bruce is an avid bicyclist, snow skier, and fan of college sports. He resides with Elaine and their pet Golden Retrievers ("Casey" and "Bo") in the Town of Smithfield. Together, he and Elaine have a large family with 3 loving daughters, 7 great grandchildren, and their wonderful spouses.

As a member of the BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HomeServices Towne Realty family, Bruce requests you take time to call and chat about your real estate needs or home sales/search goals and options. "Let's Talk Real Estate." Please call Bruce at 757-897-1633 or Elaine at 757-897-3711 or feel free to stop by the 319-C Main Street, Smithfield Office, co-located with the Smithfield Visitor and Art's Center.