CRS, GRI, CDPE, Managing Broker
Co-founder, Managing Broker – Chesapeake Office, The Real Estate Group
Joe Auzenne began his real estate career in 1993 after completing a successful career in the United States Marine Corps. Joe is originally from Los Angeles, California but has lived in and out of the Hampton Roads region since 1984.
Over the years Auzenne has earned the designations of GRI (Graduate, REALTOR® Institute); CRS (Certified Residential Specialist); and CDPE (Certified Distress Property Expert), and he has been a consistent member of the Hampton Roads REALTOR® Association Circle of Excellence.
In 2003 Auzenne joined forces with Gary Lundholm and Steven Edwards to establish The Real Estate Group. The philosophy and belief that influence the owners’ day-to-day decisions are rooted in a simple truth: “The real estate professional should be the primary beneficiary of his/her hard work” and to that end, his top priority is the training and developing of Real Estate Group professionals. He is driven to assist them in meeting their financial and personal goals through business training, mentoring, and the implementation of technology and systems.
Auzenne serves as the Managing Broker of the Chesapeake office of The Real Estate Group and also instructs classes in contract interpretation and writing; agent sales development; and agent marketing systems and utilization. Auzenne is a qualified instructor/teacher having earned the designation of “Master Instructor” while a member of the armed forces.