A Full Service Residential and Commercial Brokerage Company.
DAVE ALVES, Broker/Owner of Realty Associates, New Bedford has assembled a diversified pool of agents who working together, provide you with access to a diverse array of total Real Estate Services, be it Residential, Commercial, Land or Real Estate Development, and as such provide more access and personal services than any single agent could.
The combined years of service and varied real estate experience of "Your Real Estate Team" offers you access to a wealth of knowledge at no additional cost to you. We are here to make your buying or selling experience a pleasant and profitable one!
We also allow you to "BEAT OTHER BUYERS TO THE HOT NEW LISTINGS"
YOU can have your home buying criteria Emailed to you FREE of Charge without obligation!
We can Email you daily all new listing (complete with pictures) of those MLS properties that match your home buying criteria. We can also Email to you each week the current list of local HUD (goverment) foreclosed properties.
So instead of having an agent drag you from house to house wasting your time showing you many homes that don't meet your criteria ... our high tech method of finding your new home allows you to pick which homes you want to view even before other buyers know they are for sale. You will know about new houses available the day they come onto the market.
If you're planning to sell your home in the next few months, this FREE service is designed to help establish your home's current market value. Simply choose Market Analysis and fill out the requested information. I will use comparable sold listings to help you calculate the fair market value of your home.
BUYERS!Did you know that part of our free service as your REALTOR is assisting you in finding your home? It costs nothing to you as the buyer and we would appreciate the opportunity to work for you.
Automatically receive personalized MLS listings by e-mail. Each day we search the local multiple listing service and find homes that match your criteria and notify you immediately with the latest information!!
Simply choose Dream Home Finder and fill in the requested information. Or, search for yourself at [Search For Homes].
Automatically receive personalized MLS listings by e-mail. Early each morning I will search the local MLS and find the homes that match your criteria and notify you immediately with the latest listing information!! Simply choose [Dream Home Finder] and fill in the requested information. Or, search for yourself at [Find YOUR New Home].
Our Broker / Owner - DAVE ALVES
Starting with a large national franchise, from the beginning he was recognized as a top producer with the company. In his first year he did over $3 million dollars in sales. In his second year he was awarded the designation of Centurion, one of franchise's highest designation, with over $6 million dollars in sales. During 2001 he was recognized among the top 100 agents in New England for units sold, and has continuously been a multi million dollar producer. Dave is clearly the best in his field.
The extensive and powerful resources of his office include a highly trained and responsive team. Combining his vast experience with his access to up-to-the moment financial and market information covering all Massachusetts cities and towns, plus his memberships in numerous Multiple Listing services and other computer-based services, this extra commitment results in an extraordinary level of service for his customers.
I specialize in representing my clients in the purchases and sales of single-family residences and income property within the cities of New Bedford, Acushnet, Fairhaven, Dartmouth, Marion, Mattapoisett, Rochester, Wareham, and Westport. I keep current of all transactions in these areas, and am also very Knowledgeable in local financing options available.
A New Bedford native, having been born and raised in the local area, my youth was filled with extra-curricular activities and organization centered around school, church and athletics.
I graduated from University of Massachusetts with a degree in Business Administration/Accounting. I obtained my Graduate Degree from the Suffolk University.
I have been a elected Councilor at Large in the City of New Bedford for 16 years. Current hobbies of mine include spending time with the family, traveling, and volunteering with various Community, Civic and Veterans organizations.
Certifications and Recognitions
• Fully Licensed since January 1969
• Massachusetts and Rhode Island Real Estate License
• Specializing in Residential and Commercial Brokerage
• “Rookie of the Year” award, First Year in Business
• Member of the Million Dollar Club
• Owner / Broker Designation
• Graduate of Floyd Wickman Professional Seminar with honors
• Southeastern Massachusetts Pacesetter Award
• 2001-CENTURY 21 Centurion Award (Over $6 Million in Sales)
• Recognized among Top 100 Agents in New Engalnd
• 1999-2007 Member Multi-Million Dollar Club
• MBA in Finance, Suffolk University
• BA/Accounting,University of Massachusetts,Dartmouth
• Over 35 Years of Quality Customer Service Experience