How To Get Your Agent to Work Twice as Hard

Our Team of Professionals

The fact is, there isn't much more to the average agent than the agent themselves. Most agents operate a one-person show - and they're probably breaking their backs trying to do a good job for their clients. Most agents couldn't really work any harder than they're already working.

We know, because we used to do it this way.

But we don't anymore because we found that our client's suffered from our good intentions. The fact is, you may be sympathetic to the fact that your agent is working as hard as humanly possible, but if the quality and profitability of your home sale suffers as a result of them trying to do everything themselves . . . well,

. . .you have a right to feel cheated.

The simple explanation is that we built a team of professionals to help us be in 10 places at once, and therefore greatly enhance the quality of service we can deliver to our clients. This is basically how other professionals like your banker or lawyer operate. And on top of this, we've used cutting edge technology to dramatically improve the speed, efficiency and innovative capabilities of every part of the service we deliver.

We don't expect you to care about the fine-details of the inner-workings of our office. What you should care about is simply this. Because of the highly unique way we've structured our real estate office . . .

Our client's homes sell for more money in less time!

And because our Team sells a lot of homes, we have extensive homeselling experience that puts more money in our client's pockets.

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Hal Blake

Hal Blake, broker/owner of Richmond Realty Advisors, has always had a desire to help people. A 25 year Staten Island resident, he retired from the NYPD as a decorated detective in 1996, and shortly thereafter began a career in real estate. Over the years, he gained valuable experience working first as an agent and then as an associate broker for some of the biggest names in the business . Hal used that experience to branch out on his own and start his own real estate company, Richmond Realty Advisors. With an emphasis on quality, Hal has continued to build on his real estate success by going above & beyond for each and every client who chooses to work with him.

There are many qualities and skills that go into being an excellent real estate professional – integrity, in-depth community and market knowledge, marketing savvy, effective negotiation skills and a high-quality professional network, all of which are hallmarks of how Hal works.

In his experience as a Staten Island real estate professional, he has also found that providing the very best service is essentially about putting clients first. This means remaining accessible, being a good listener as well as a good communicator, and responding quickly to your needs.

This “client first” philosophy has always been Hal’s approach and it requires him to continually improve his skills and ways of doing business. In addition, he has found that the latest technologies are enabling him to do everything he has always done, only much more quickly and efficiently. These tools helps him to extend the range of services he provides to my clients.

Hal Blake is a Graduate of the Real Estate Institute (GRI). The GRI is the most prestigious certification program within the real estate industry and is only held by 15% of all nationally licensed agents. Hal also holds the E-Pro Designation, specific to internet marketing and technology.

As a top million dollar producer year after year, Hal & the team at Richmond Realty Advisors focuses on client needs by providing the highest level of service and support.

Hal is proud to be the only real estate broker on Staten Island that is a Certified Probate Expert or “CPE”.

These days, when busy home shoppers are pressed for time more than ever, his award-winning skills can help you make the move you’re looking for in less time and with less issues.

Whether you are looking to buy a home, sell a home, or make an investment in real estate, the team at Richmond Realty Advisors has extensive experience getting its clients the best results possible.

Jason Blake

Associate Broker
Jason joined his father’s business in 2015 after 9 years working in client services in various industries. After attending St. Peters Boys High School followed by receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from St. John’s University, Jason went to work for MetLife as a financial advisor and then JP Morgan Chase as a personal banker. After leaving the financial world, Jason worked for over 5 years at one of Staten Island’s largest employers, CareerCo. There he worked directly with clients all over the country such as Aflac, Progressive, Empire Beauty Schools, & USAA. Jason brings extensive experience in both customer satisfaction and marketing to Richmond Realty. Jason became Associate Broker in June 2017, and has been recognized by SIBOR as a Top Producer for 2017 & 2018. Jason, like Hal, has also completed the Advanced Training Institute’s Certified Probate Expert certification program, or “CPE”.

The difference is clear – call our Staten Island Realtors father & son team of Hal & Jason Blake for all of your real estate buying/selling/investing needs!