Mr. Waring’s real estate career began in 1989 at GSH Real Estate. He spent 10 years as an award winning agent working throughout Tidewater from Southside up through the Northern Neck. In 1999 he became the Managing Broker of GSH’s Kempsville office in Virginia Beach until their merger with the local franchises of a large national firm in 2009. Since that time he has been an Associate Broker with Keller Williams and Exit Realty. A former Virginia State Certified Instructor in Real Estate, Mr. Waring has taught numerous classes and has authored a continuing education course on Land Use.
While Mr. Waring’s career began as a residential agent, he has over the years become more involved in the areas of commercial, development, and investment properties. Mr. Waring, who studied Urban and Regional Planning at Virginia Tech, has worked with commercial clients as varied as Merry Maids and defense contractor ICI Services. Mr. Waring has also been involved in the restaurant business and manages his own portfolio of investment properties.
Mr. Waring has served on numerous committees at both the Hampton Roads Realtor’s Association and the Real Estate Information Network. He most recently sat on the HRRAPAC board and is a member of the Government Affairs and Realtor/Lawyer committees at HRRA and is involved with the Young Professionals Network in Hampton Roads.
Prior to pursuing a real estate career, Mr. Waring spent a number of years as a Sales Manager for a large department store chain in the Washington, D.C. area and as the Purchasing Manager for a manufacturing concern in New England.
Mr. Waring resides in Virginia Beach with his wife Laurey and spends his available free time sailing or golfing.