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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Expands Pacific Northwest Region With Addition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho

Real Estate’s Forever Brand Announces New Brokerage in Gem State

Idaho Falls, ID., January 5, 2022 - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, a global residential real estate brokerage franchise network, is pleased to announce that it is expanding its network’s presence in Idaho with the opening of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho. This addition marks the brand’s continued growth in the state and its ninth brokerage in Idaho.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho is led by longtime Idaho Falls real estate leader, Julie Anglesey, who will serve as designated broker and co-owner, along with Tracy Kasper, Broker/Owner of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty and co-owner of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Sun Valley Properties. Together, the duo brings more than 40 years of combined real estate experience to the company. The brokerage is located in the city of Idaho Falls and will serve the residential and luxury real estate markets in the region.

“As individuals seek a lifestyle that promotes outdoor engagement and work-life balance, we are seeing a shift from urban communities to cities like Idaho Falls,” said Christy Budnick, CEO, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. “Our new franchise with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho marks the brand’s expanding presence in the region and we are pleased to welcome them to our global network.”

“We are seeing increased interest in our market from buyers looking to capture a certain lifestyle,” said Julie Anglesey, Broker and Co-Owner. “I look forward to working closely with Tracy and our dynamic team to create a culture in Idaho Falls that elevates the local real estate industry to a new standard.” The company is actively involved in the local community, with Julie Anglesey serving as a commissioner on the Idaho Falls Historic Preservation Commission and previously supporting the local Chamber of Commerce. 

Tracy Kasper has been very involved in her community and industry. She served as the 2016 State President for Idaho REALTORS®, as well as the Vice President of Advocacy for NAR in 2019. Tracy recently won her bid for First Vice President of the National Association of Realtors® in 2022 and will serve as the NAR President in 2024.

“I have known Julie for several years and have worked closely with her. Her passion, knowledge and integrity are unmatched,” said Tracy Kasper. “Our entire team is excited to work hand-in-hand with Julie and our Idaho Falls team in this new endeavor.”

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho agents will have access to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ active referral and relocation networks, and its “FOREVER Cloud” technology suite, a powerful source for lead generation, marketing support, social media, video production/distribution and more. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has aligned with best-in-class technology platforms to deliver world-class support to its network members far into the future.

The brand also provides global listing syndication, professional training and ongoing education and the exclusive Luxury Collection marketing program for premier listings. Its Prestige Magazine showcases network members’ premium listings with a strong lineup of feature stories covering topics that appeal to high-end real estate clients. 

Gino Blefari, Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, also welcomed the company to the network, "It is with great pleasure that we welcome Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho to the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices global network, and we are looking forward to supporting them as they continue to grow their business.”

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has nine network member offices in the state with plans for continued growth. 

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About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho 
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Silverhawk Realty East Idaho is a real estate brokerage operating in Idaho Falls, Idaho, offering high-end services and experience to clients throughout the Pacific Northwest Region, across the US and globally. The company is dedicated to the growth and success of this community and provides its customers and clients the highest level of professionalism in the industry.

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices  
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is a global residential real estate brokerage franchise network with more than 50,000 real estate professionals and nearly 1,500 offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, India and the Bahamas. In 2020, the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices global network represented more than $138 billion in real estate sales volume. The network, among the few organizations entrusted to use the world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway name, brings to the real estate market a definitive mark of trust, integrity, stability, and longevity.