In 2011, Long & Foster will celebrate its 43rd Anniversary. From modest beginnings in a single, 600 square-foot office with one agent, Long & Foster has grown to become the largest and most respected privately-owned real estate company in America.
Now operating in seven Mid-Atlantic states and the District of Columbia, Long & Foster serves homebuyers and sellers out of nearly 180 convenient neighborhood sales offices with a team of 13,000 hardworking, highly-professional sales associates and 2,000 employees.
In addition, The Long & Foster Companies offers mortgage services through its Prosperity Mortgage affiliate; homeowners and other forms of insurance through Long & Foster Insurance; title and settlement services through Long & Foster Settlement Services; relocation services through Vision® Relocation Group and the Long & Foster Corporate Services Division; and a whole host of home related services through its helpful Home Service Connections® group. Long & Foster truly has become, THE HOME OF HOMEOWNERSHIP.®
Total 2010 sales volume and equivalents for all The Long & Foster Companies was nearly $47.2 billion. Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. alone helped people buy and sell nearly $24 billion worth of homes.
Mission and Values
Founded on a bedrock of integrity and innovation, honesty and good old-fashioned customer service, Long & Foster has as its corporate mission to provide the most professional residential and commercial real estate services and related financial services-- mortgage, title, and insurance-- available through one convenient and financially stable source. Long & Foster honors its sales associates and enhances their professionalism and commitment to excellence with superior training, sophisticated marketing, and state-of-the-art technology, resulting in both unsurpassed service to the consumer and a true feeling of family within the company. Long & Foster is successful because its people are.
Dominant Sales Performance
In market after market, county after county, state after state, Long & Foster® sells far more million dollar and above properties than any other broker.
Our Extraordinary Properties® Specialists are, quite simply, the best in the business. Their knowledge and expertise is sought out by those with high-end needs and a desire for the utmost in personal service and attention.
The 43-year history of Long & Foster® has been one of evolution and change. Long & Foster evolved from a pure residential real estate company to a multi-faceted homeownership company.
Today, The Long & Foster Companies consist of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., W.C. & A.N. Miller, REALTORS®, Lacaze Meredith Real Estate, Fonville Morisey®, Prosperity Mortgage Company®, Long & Foster Settlement Services, Long & Foster Insurance Agency, Inc. and Vision® Relocation Group.
Our mission is to provide the most professional residential and commercial real estate and related financial services-mortgage, title, and insurance-available through one convenient and financially stable source.