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Affiliate Network

The VHCDC Home Ownership Assistance Program (the Program) is a comprehensive initiative to empower first-time homebuyers and help prior homeowners get a second chance at owning a home or condo. The individuals shown below are members of our exclusive network of real estate professionals, each chosen for their expertise and dedication to assisting first-time homebuyers. Read their bios, enroll in the Program, and let us surround you with the expertise to move you from renter to homeowner!

Buyer's Agent

Aqila Bond Aqila Bond

As a US Navy Veteran with a "can get it done" reputation, being a local area expert has attributed to many of her clients owning great homes. Aqila brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate here. It's not the same everywhere, so you need someone you can trust for up-to-date information. With over 20 years of exceptional customer service expierence & fourteen plus years of negotiating expierence, Aqila is eager to serve you!

Ms. Bond specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area

Aqila Bond Tina Carter

Tina Carter began her Real Estate career in 2005. She specializes first and foremost in providing the highest level of personal service possible in the real estate business. She has a comprehensive understanding of the market and skillful in strategic pricing and marketing. Tina’s goal is to partner with you, guiding you through each step of the process, allowing you to feel comfortable and confident that you have all the information you need to make a decision that is right for you. Tina understands that buying or selling a home is an important decision and not just a transaction. It's all about you and your best interests.

Ms. Carter specializes in the Richmond Metropolitan Area

Delwyn Cosby Delwyn Cosby

Delwyn is dedicated to helping his clients find the home of their dreams. Whether you are buying or selling a home or just curious about the local market, he is eager to offer his support and services. Delwyn knows the local community — both as an agent and a neighbor — and can help guide you through the nuances of our local market. With access to top listings, a worldwide network, exceptional marketing strategies and cutting-edge technology, Delwyn will work hard to make your real estate experience memorable and enjoyable.

Mr. Cosby specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area

DiVita L. Henderson DiVita L. Henderson

Ms. DiVita L. Henderson is a Virginia-licensed Realtor with 1st Class Real Estate, a Virginia Beach-based real estate brokerage, where she works with a wide range of clientele to buy and sell residential real estate. She previously held the position of Executive Assistant, where she managed all office functions and supported real estate purchase/sell transactions for active agents.

Prior to entering the field of real estate, Ms. Henderson was a Legal Clerk with PRA Group, Inc., one of the largest debt buyers in the U.S., acquiring and collecting non-performing loans from its headquarters in Norfolk, Virginia. She used her extensive knowledge of the Fair Debt Collections and Practices Act (FDCPA) and Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and administrative skills to resolve non-performing loan assets.

Ms. Henderson is a Virginia Notary Public and attends Tidewater Community College, where she is pursuing an Associate of Science degree in Business Administration.

Ms. Henderson specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area

Gayle Lynch Gayle Lynch

Gayle has over 10 years of experience working as a realtor throughout the Hampton Roads area primarily working with first time home buyers. She loves educating and talking with buyers about the home ownership process. Her goal when working with clients is to make the process as smooth as possible by providing excellent communication and the best service available in the state of Virginia.

Ms. Lynch specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area

Treasa Y. Myers

“The one thing science cannot manufacture is earth.” It is my belief that everyone needs to own real estate no matter how big or small for the purposes of wealth building and leaving an inheritance to their children. As an educator who loves learning, and real estate agent who loves all types of houses, my quest is to make your home buying dream a reality.

I am patient, personable and resourceful. I specialize in assisting first time homebuyers, and because every situation is different, my job is to help you walk smoothly through the process. I am a native of Hampton Roads, a community advocate, an avid reader, I love traveling and I love the beach. Most of all, I welcome the opportunity to help you!

Ms. Myers specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area.

Patricia Parker Patricia Parker

Patricia has 13+ years experience in the real estate industry. She goes above and beyond to meet the needs of her clients. A native of North Carolina, she moved to New Jersey at an early age where she ultimately attended Cambridge College, earning an undergraduate degree in history and teaching. That training equipped her with valuable skills, such as educating her clients on the mechanics of purchasing a home and negotiating with sellers. She is often descibed by her clients as "proactive, detail-oriented, fun, and passionate"!

Patricia enjoys family time. She has a passion for bowling, bike riding, and occasional travel. She is active in her church and regularly seeks opportunities to further her knowledge in biblical principles.

Patricia gains much satisfaction knowing she has helped her clients through major times in their lives. "When you're a real estate agent you become a counselor, life coach, and mentor". She consistently gets high ratings on Quality Surveys, as her clients testify she cares about them and wants their real estate experience to be enjoyable and rewarding.

Ms. Parker specializes in the cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Portsmouth, and Suffolk.

Winter Savage Winter Savage

Winter Savage is an enthusiastic Hampton Roads realtor. She knows the communities of Hampton, Norfolk, and Virginia Beach, plus rural areas such as Ivor very well. Being a social worker for over 12 years was her launchpad to becoming a realtor. Working face-to-face with her clientele to solve the most pressing problems laid the foundation for her to help move families into better housing.

Winter loves networking, developing her own network of professionals from every corner of our community. She is an advocate for Fashion For Awareness, a local non-profit organization dedicated to molding high school graduating seniors.

Winter is a member of the Hampton Roads Realtor Association. She is eager to assist you to become a homeowner and promises to make your real estate expectations a reality with confidence, support and reassurance.

Ms. Winter specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area

Rhonda Vaughn Rhonda Vaughn

Rhonda Vaughn is a resourceful agent who uses her creativity to make things happen for her clients. A proud native of Hampton Roads, she’s lived in several area cities, thus can provide firsthand insight to newcomers. This award-winning agent prides herself on bringing integrity and honesty to the business of buying and selling homes. Rhonda is proactive when it comes to informing her clients, and never accepts “no,” when negotiating on behalf of those she represents.

This graduate of University of Virginia has taught all ages for more than 20 years in a church environment. Rhonda also worked as an admissions and marketing director for five years where she coordinated specialized housing to meet the needs of incoming residents seeking long-term care. This trendsetting entrepreneur now assists self-employed buyers who have questions about the home buying process.

Her search for a new construction home actually led her into real estate as a career. Rhonda began educating herself on all the facets of buying a new home, and learned she could be the agent who could look out for buyers’ best interests. This compassionate professional is a natural listener, making sure she finds out exactly how to personalize her services for each buyer or seller. “I want to be the resource for the clients, so they can make the best informed decision that they can make,” says Rhonda.

Selling real estate for a decade in southeast Virginia gives Rhonda a great deal of experience. She understands working with the military, as she is the daughter of a U.S. Army soldier. Rhonda also specializes in assisting first-time buyers, investors and those looking to build new homes. "I’m very passionate about helping people, she continues, “Whether it’s motivating someone to accomplish a goal or not giving up when circumstances aren’t in my client’s favor, I like to make a difference.”

Ms. Vaughn specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area

Cecelia J Warren

Cecelia Warren has worked in the real estate industry for over 20 year as a realtor, a mortgage banker, a loan officer, and a real estate investor. With such a diverse background and experiences, she has been able to assist many first-time home buyers to not only purchase their first home, but their second and in some cases their third.

Ms. Warren is passionate about helping first-time home buyers achieve their real estate goals. Buying a home can be a daunting task and she makes it her personal goal to ensure you get the best guidance, resources, and support throughout the process.

Ms. Warren specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area

Tee Williams Tee Williams

Shannon 'Tee' Williams is a 14 year veteran of the U.S. Navy. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Saint Leo University. She is a real estate consultant with more than eleven years residential sales experience and currently a member of the Benham Real Estate Group. She works with investors and enjoys working with first-time homebuyers.

Ms. Williams specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area


Other Real Estate and Related Services

VHCDC is building an extensive network of top-notch real estate and related professionals throughout the Commonwealth, and neighboring North Carolina. We insist on dedicated, client driven professionals who will fulfill our clients’ aspirations of becoming a homeowner. We invite you to join the network. Click here for information about our Home Ownership Assistance Program. Click here to learn how to join our network.