Brian Heafy


About Brian Heafy

After a 30 year career in the information technology/professional services industry Brian began his second career as a real estate professional in 2012. Brian began his career in 1982 with the United States Marine Corps as a systems analyst providing software project management and implementation services to Marine Corps Aviation Logistics Squadrons in Iwakuni, Japan and later as a defense contractor assigned as lead technical program manager to the Navy Management Systems Support Office in San Diego. Brian went on to serve as technology manager for the City of Coral Springs, then joined a publicly traded government (ERP) software and professional services provider in Lake Mary, Florida as VP of the company's Public Safety & Justice Systems group where he and his teams supported over 450 small, medium and large Police, Fire, Courts and EMS agencies across the U.S. and Caribbean. Brian also served in technology management positions supporting commercial off the shelf software enterprise resource management systems finance and administration application software and public safety and justice systems application software projects for the City of Orlando and Orange County Clerk of Courts. Brian's in-depth understanding of governmental operations and contract management is a benefit to his real estate clients, so much of what gets accomplished in today's real estate industry deals with understanding government databases, brokerage disclosures, banking and governmental regulations each with their own set of established procedures - at all levels of government (local, county, state, federal). Brian holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business from Barry University. A Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker and member of the Greater Orlando Regional Realtors Association, member of the Marine Corps Association and former Web Sergeant for the United States Marine Corps League in Orlando, Florida. A native Floridian Brian and his wife Yoshiko have been married over 32 years and have two grown children.


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ORLANDO AREA HOMES FOR SALE AROUND $300,000.

Orlando area Single Family Homes for Sale for around $300,000. Feel free to change the parameters and perform your own search, any questions just leave a comment or give us a call.


WHAT IS A HOME PROTECTION PLAN?

You sensibly protect your house with homeowners insurance. While homeowners insurance covers many appliances and system components in the event of a disaster (such as a fire), having an AHS® Home Warranty will cover those items against the high costs of repair or replacement in the event a breakdown occurs.


SERIOUS BUYERS VS CASUAL LOOKERS

Millions of people visit sites such as realtor.com® each month, but fewer than 500,000 homes are bought on average in any given month in the U.S. That means that real buyers—or “serious buyers,” as we call them—are outnumbered by millions of casual lookers, tire kickers, and other prospective buyers (OK, let’s call them “gawkers”) who are a whole lot less likely to buy anytime soon.

What’s the big difference between the two, and why do you need to know which side you land on?


HOW TO SELL YOUR HOME THIS SPRING

Start with setting a smart asking price. As the housing market recovers and prices rise, more Americans are considering a sale this spring. Here are a few things owners should know if they’re preparing to list a home. Price It Right Realtors say the most important thing to get right […]