Bud started his real estate career in 1964 in northern Virginia where he concentrated on land and commercial sales. His land interest brought him to Madison County in 1976, opening a small real estate office in the Town of Madison. In 1996 he sold his company to Montague, Miller & Co. and has been the Managing Broker of the Madison Office since that time.
During his 40 plus year''s in the real estate business he has earned his ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI, SRES and E-Pro* professional designations.
He is a Virginia Real Estate Board Licensed Instructor, a Virginia Association of Realtors (VAR) Certified Ethics Instructor, and Instructor for the Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors (CAAR) and the Greater Piedmont Area Association of Realtors (GPAAR). He has chired the VAR Risk Management Advocacy Group and participated in the Standard Forms Working Group. Bud is a Certified Mediator for the Virginia Association of Realtors as well as the Greater Piedmont and the Charlottesville Association of Realtors.
Bud was awarded the Realtor of the Year from GPAAR in 2002. He was also the recipient of the Code of Ethics award from GPAAR in 1992 as well as the Code of Ethics in Action award from CAAR in 2006. The VAR and GPAAR awarded him with a Life Membership in 2002. He was honored by the Virginia Association of Realtors as their VAR Manager of the Year for 2009 and the GPAAR Broker of the year in 2011.
*ABR Accredited Buyer Representative CRB Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager CRS Certified Residential Specialist
GRI Graduate of the Realtors Institute SRES Seniors Real Estate Specialist E-Pro Internet Professional