VHCDC

Our Goal: $1,000,000

Current Total:

$386,775

Hampton Roads 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 individualsshown below are members of our exclusive network of real estate professionals serving the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News Metropolitan Area, including the City of Franklin and Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Matthews, Southampton, Surry, and York counties. Each was 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!

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News Metropolitan Area Buyer's Agents

Raymond W Alston
LPP Agent

Treating clients like family is both a guiding principle and way of life for Raymond Alston. Retiring after 27 years of service at Mondelez, Inc, LLC (Nabisco), Raymond was led to serve others through a career in real estate. Since 2005, he has been dedicated to listening intently to and matching his clients with the properties that best suit their needs.

Raymond was born at Ft. Eustis Army base, Hampton and is a graduate of Hampton High School. Raymond went on to study at Virginia State University, graduating in 1993. Being an area resident for 51 years, Raymond has exceptional knowledge of the local real estate market, making him the go-to resource for your real estate needs.

Continuing with the spirit of service, Raymond serves his church family as a Deacon at Liberty Baptist Church in Hampton. When not serving his clients, Raymond enjoys traveling within and outside of the US; having visited Kenya, El Salvador, Germany and Canada. He also enjoys attending sporting events, spending time with his large family and enjoying pizza, seafood and anything chocolate!

Mr. Alson is a Lease Purchase Program Agent and specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area.

Aqila Bond

Aqila Bond-Pinnock
LPP Agent

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 is a Lease Purchase Program Agent and specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area.

Cynthia Daniels

Cynthia Daniels


Representing Sellers and future homeowners in Hampton Roads and on the Peninsula, Cynthia is committed to understanding the needs of her client’s and utilizing her keen negotiating and communication skills to facilitate a successful transaction.

Raised in New York and living in the South, Cynthia has a great deal of compassion and tenacity when it comes to working with families. Cynthia graduated from Virginia Wesleyan College with a Bachelors in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting.

In her professional career, Cynthia has served cities and agencies providing housing to low and middle-income families, as well as core services in accounting. Being licensed as a Real Estate Agent was a natural progression as it encompasses being proficient in the nuts and bolts of the industry. Speaking to multi levels of homebuyers is the key to her success as a Realtor, she is an advocate and a mentor.

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

Darlene Gaines

Darlene Gaines
LPP Agent

As a proven results driven REALTOR®, I am dedicated to exceptional customer service. My client’s needs are my focus and I devote all my energy to ensuring I meet their goals. I have amassed a large professional network and conduct the market analysis necessary to remain competitive in today’s changing environment. I have successfully represented both buyers and sellers on over $1M in sales in the last year alone!

I learned from a very young age the principles of hard work and dedication. I grew up in San Diego, California and after college moved to Virginia Beach in 1996. I received my Real Estate education from the Advanced School of Real Estate in Virginia Beach. I am highly active in the community and am currently a member of several charitable organizations locally to include the Commonwealth ChalleNGe Youth Academy, the SVC Foundation and more.

Ms. Gaines is a Lease Purchase Program Agent and specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area.

Nicole Herbert

Nicole "The Helper" Herbert is a New York native with southern hospitality. She relocated to Hampton, Virginia in September 2005 and graduated from Thomas Nelson Community College (class of 2008) with a major in Public Administration and a minor in Human Service.

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

Crystal Hicks

Crystal Hicks
LPP Agent

Crystal Hicks is an expert real estate agent in the Hampton Roads area of VA. She provides home-buyers and sellers with professional, responsive and attentive real estate services. Crystal is a Hampton Roads native and graduate of Howard University. She worked as a high school teacher in Hampton Roads for 10 years where she was very involved with providing knowledge and positive experiences to the students and in the community.

Currently, Crystal works with home buyers and sellers with a range of portfolios but is most passionate about helping first-time homebuyers and those who may have to overcome some obstacles on the path to homeownership. She is creative, detail oriented and dedicated to her clients. Crystal also makes sure her clients are well educated about the homebuying process so that each purchase is a learning experience.

Ms. Hicks is a Lease Purchase Program Agent and 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 Myers

There is nothing more exciting than taking my clients out on the big house hunt! Especially after they have been pre-approved and the search can get real. I am the kind of agent who gets personally invested in my clients. I am here to listen, encourage, and help my clients understand the whole process. Every transaction is different which keeps it interesting and fun.

I’m in this business because I love to help people and I love houses. What better combination!? I have been doing this for the past six (6) years, and I have had the pleasure of seeing many people buy a home for the first time. I love this business, because I get to assist my clients in the biggest investment some of them will ever make.

My husband retired from the Navy, so it is always a pleasure getting to come along-side our military clients. Hampton Roads has been my home my whole life, the Navy didn’t even change that. So if you want a hometown agent who can point you in the right direction, I am at your service.

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

Patricia Parker

Patricia Parker
LPP Agent

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 is a Lease Purchase Program Agent and specializes in the cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Portsmouth, and Suffolk only.

Sean T Powell

Sean Powell is a veteran realtor serving the Hampton Roads community. Prior to settling in Virginia, Sean lived in California, where he was highly involved in real estate investing. He is quite passionate about helping first-time home buyers and believes agents should make going the extra mile the norm.

Mr. Powell is experienced with the VA, FHA and conventional financing and makes himself available around-the-clock to answer questions and guide his clients to closing.

Mr. Powell 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
LPP Agent

With over twenty-one (21) years of being a Realtor in the Hampton Roads Area, I have had the opportunity to become an expert in all things Real Estate. Working with buyers and sellers allows me to use my knowledge and experience to make your home goals a reality.

After moving here from California with two (2) small children and an early retirement from the United States Navy, Real Estate was a career path that allowed me the freedom to continue serving my community in a very real way that had an impact on people’s lives.

"In addition to working with buyers and sellers, working for builders, banks and handling a property management portfolio, has allowed me to take the next step into being an instructor with Mosely Real Estate School. I am able to be an active and successful agent while teaching and sharing my knowledge and skill set with each new local agent who is embarking on their career. Loyal, Committed, Dedicated, Steady and Knowledgeable are who I pride myself in being. As we work together, our partnership will bring an outcome that results in a win/win. We will take your next step Vertical. They don’t call me MsRealTee Williams for nothing."

Ms. Williams is a Lease Purchase Program Agent and specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Area.

Melissa Zendrosky

Melissa Zendrosky
LPP Agent

A veteran of the U.S. Air Force Veteran, Melissa understands the needs of U.S. military personnel, whether active, reserve, or retired. She's thoroughly familiar with the military culture, which brings a special diversity. Melissa graduated from the Community College of the Air Force with an Associate in Science in Information Management. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Business, and Masters in Business at Webster University.

Representing current and future Hampton Roads home owners, Melissa is focused on the needs of her client. She utilizes her keen negotiating skills to ensure a successful transaction. Melissa is highly regarded by her clients and professionals in the field alike. Her contacts leverage her enthusiasm and expertise making her the right fit. She is informative, thorough, and detailed oriented.

Ms. Zendrosky is a Lease Purchase Program Agent and specializes in the Virginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News Metropolitan Are

 

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.