AN INTRODUCTION TO OUR COMPANY
BUNTING & COMPANY was formed in the spring of 1992 by Rosanne and Sam Bunting with the simple goal of creating a full service Real Estate Company committed to providing a superior level of professional sales and management services and still maintain personal individual attention to details. The Company is well respected with over 38 years of full service Real Estate experience. We specialize in waterfront homes and unimproved properties and offer both Seller and Buyer representation.
BUNTING & COMPANYis a member of the Chesapeake Bay & Rivers Association of Realtors. We participate in both the local MLS service and the Peninsula MLS. Our listings have exposure to all Realtors in the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck areas, as well as York and James City Counties, Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson, Southside area, etc.
Our Principal Broker is Rosanne Bunting. Formerly from Brooklyn, New York, she began her Real Estate Career as a sales associate with Glo-Co Real Estate in Gloucester in 1972. In 1977 she joined the staff of Teagle Realty and in 1979 received her Brokers License from the State of Virginia. She holds both GRI and ABR designations. During her career, she has served the Realtors Association in many capacities at both the local and state levels. Rosanne has served as president of the local Association of Realtors in 1981, 1982 & 1995. She is serving as President again for the 2010 calendar year. She served as Chairman of the Professional Standards Committee of the local Association from 1973-1993. She is also a Certified Ethics Instructor for the Virginia Association of Realtors and has been a member of the VAR Honor Society every year since 1993. The local Realtors Association honored her in 1980 and 1993 with the "Presidents Award", in 1981 and 1995 as "Realtor of the Year", in 1985 and 1992 with their "Code of Ethics" award. In 2000, she was again honored as an unprecedented three time recipient of the "Presidents Award" and "Realtor of the Year". Her highest honor came in 2002, when the Virginia Association of Realtors awarded her the state Code of Ethics Leadership Award.
Sam Bunting, our Co-Owner and Broker, is a native of Gloucester County and began his career as a sales associate with Teagle Realty in 1973. In 1975 he received his brokers license and was promoted to Assistant Sales Manager of that firm. In 1977 he was promoted to Executive Vice President and Sales Manager. During his 19 year tenure with Teagle Realty he received numerous sales excellence awards including "Salesman of the Year" for 1975. In 1979 the local Association of Realtors named him as "Realtor of the Year". In 1982 and 1989, the Realtor Association honored him with their "Code of Ethics" award. In 1983 he was chosen as "Sales Person of the Year". He has served the Realtors organization in numerous capacities including that of President. Sam is also licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser.