Buddy West has been successfully selling real estate since 1984 throughout the Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Maryland tri-state area. His abilities to “show, negotiate and sell” have produced sales in excess of $300 million. But the real measure of his success is knowing he has helped so families. He was selected as one of Howard Brinton’ s Star Power Stars in 1997, an honor that fewer than 300 agents nationwide have received. As President of Buddy West Seminars, Buddy has trained tens of thousands of Realtors.
Dedicated to continuing education, Buddy has earned the ABR, ABRM, COPE, CRS, GRI, SRES and MilRES® designations as well as a Broker’s license. He has developed class curriculum for “Fair Housing & Ethics for Realtors, First Time Homebuyers, Investors and Seniors.” Collaborating with John Tuccillo, Financial Consultant to National Association of Realtors®, Buddy and his wife Betsy co-authored the book Targeting the Over 55 Client.” Buddy also co-authored the SRES designation course.
Buddy began presenting public seminars and teaching for the New Castle County Board of Realtors® in Delaware in 1986. Since then, he has spoken at National Association of Realtor® annual conventions, franchise conventions, state conventions and other independent Realtor® gatherings and conferences in 45 states.
Buddy is the President and Founder of Military Residential Specialist (MilRES). As President, he is dedicated to teaching Realtors how to better serve our military clients and their families. Buddy is President of Emory Hill Residential Real Estate and actively sells real estate. He has been married to his wife Betsy for 28 years, and has two sons along with four grandchildren.
- Realtor Associate of the Year for NCCBOR (1989)
- Realtor Associate of the Year Delaware (1989)
- Director of Special Olympics Delaware (1988 – 1990)
- Emcee of Delaware Polar Bear Plunge for 25 years