About Brad Winkelmann

About Brad WinkelmannBrad takes great pride in maintaining close contact and open lines of communication with his clients. He is a proactive professional real estate consultant and successful negotiator who understands that changing your residence is much more involved than simply changing your address.

Specializing in Arlington homes for sale and the Arlington County real estate market, you have found the best realtor resource for purchasing and selling your next Falls Church or Alexandria home because Brad’s roots are in Arlington! With expertise in realty for both buying and listing properties in Arlington, Falls Church, Alexandria, Fairfax, McLean and Falls Church City and all surrounding Arlington County, Virginia areas, you have found the top resource for all of your real estate needs. Whether you are looking for a new property in Fairfax or land in Falls Church, or you are in the early stages of an Arlington real estate search, you have found the best in local professional service.

If you are considering buying or selling a home in the Northern Virginia area, Brad would love the opportunity to discuss your real estate needs.

Professional Designations:

• Realtor
• Associate Broker
• ABR – Accredited Buyer Representative
• REBAC – Member Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council
• e-PRO – Internet Professional Within Real Estate
• VA – Veteran’s Administration authorized Real Estate Agent

The Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designation is the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. This coveted designation is awarded to real estate practitioners by the REAL ESTATE BUYER’S AGENT COUNCIL (REBAC) of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS who meet the specified educational and practical experience criteria. ABR Designation Course topics include; Evolution of buyer representation, Agency relationships, Building and maintaining a buyer representation business, Office policy, standard of care and risk management, Changing an agency role, Agency conflicts and agency disclosure, Conflicts of interest, Services provided, The purchase contract, and Negotiating.(www.rebac.net, 2003)

e-PRO Internet Professionals are REALTORS who completed a rigorous certification program endorsed by the prestigious NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS (NAR). Real estate agents who have earned e-PRO Certification are Internet Professionals who have completed extensive training using the Web, and are prepared to employ the latest techniques and services for your benefit. e-PRO Certified real estate professionals provide both buyers and sellers with high quality, timely information using the resources of the Internet, maximizing your ability to leverage the enormous power of the Internet when you are buying and selling property. (www.epronar.com, 2003).

Professional Profile:

As a professional full time Realtor, Brad is an active member of the following professional organizations:

Real Estate Buyer’s Agent council
National Association of Realtors
Virginia Association of Realtors
Northern Virginia Association of Realtors
Northern Virginia Association of Realtors Technology Advisory Board (served in 2003 & 2004)

Professional Background:

As a native of Arlington, Virginia, Brad is knowledgeable in all areas of Northern Virginia. He maintains memberships and certifications within the real estate profession to stay current with trends and technical aspects of buying and selling real estate in today’s demanding and evolving market. Brad will be your real estate guide to market values, locations, buying and selling tips, and will utilize leading edge technology to reduce stress and increase efficiency with your personal goals in mind.