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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group proudly announces a new partnership with Buyside, a home valuation tool that provides market insights, data and automated valuation to sellers as well as helps agents match buyers with available listings. More than 175 agents recently attended the company’s Buyside training program.

“Buyside is designed to provide instant access to home values and local market trends while minimizing the time and research it takes to achieve those results,” said Allen Crumbley, Broker/Owner of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group. “It is a remarkable tool and we are pleased to offer it on our website.”

Buyside provides homeowners with three property valuations, active property value estimates for their property and recent nearby sales data. By entering an address, estimated values from three different sources, including Zillow, are displayed. The home values generated on the site are based on automated computer modeling from public records. Visitors to the site may download a report of their findings and they may also sign up to receive a monthly report on a specific property.

For agents, Buyside provides direct contact to other agents with active prospective buyers for the property. Since Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group launched Buyside, nearly 1,700 valuations have been completed and more than 600 emails have been sent between agents to share a property that matches their client’s needs. By using Buyside, one agent connected with a prospective buyer while still discussing the contract for the property with the seller.

Buyside also offers a straightforward, user-friendly way to provide real estate data to clients including market charts, heat maps, potential buyer activity and more. Customers seeking an expert second opinion on the property’s value are encouraged to contact a Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group agent to perform a free, no obligation, Comparative Market Analysis (CMA).

 It is important to keep in mind that the site’s home value estimates are only starting points, and they may not represent the true value of the home” said Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group Broker/Owner Dewey Mitchell. “We recommend a professional evaluation by a knowledgeable and experienced agent.”

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group has 22 offices throughout the Tampa Bay area. For more information, visit a local branch office, call (888) 778-8258 or visit

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group has been locally owned and operated in the Tampa Bay area for more than 50 years. The company consistently ranks among the Top 25 companies in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network, which ranked “Highest Overall Satisfaction for Repeat Home Sellers Among National Full Service Real Estate Firms” in the J.D. Power 2017 Home Buyer/Seller Satisfaction StudySM.

Utilizing the four company principles of teamwork, integrity, passion and excellence, the firm’s world-class team of professionals and systems guide people in making excellent real estate and financial decisions. Services include residential and commercial real estate and property management, title and closing services, mortgage services, relocation, auction, REO, property and casualty insurance and home warranty. The company’s Luxury Division utilizes an elite network of powerful relationships along with unique marketing strategies to bring together buyers and sellers of luxury properties. The company offers global listing exposure and worldwide visibility. The firm’s website is multi-lingual and is optimized for international buyers.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group has 22 offices serving a six-county area that includes Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas and Polk. For more information, call (888) 778-8258 or visit

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