Serving buyers and sellers & their pets.
Debra Griggs has over 30 years of experience as a Realtor® and has distinguished herself as the real estate expert for the masses, but particularly for people with pets. Debra's combined expertise as a highly regarded Realtor® and long-time animal advocate allows her to serve buyers and sellers in a unique capacity.
Sellers with pets can rely upon Debra's experience for creating and managing successful showings (and getting the property SOLD) without distressing 4-legged family members. Buyers who scrutinize new home possibilities to ensure their pet's quality of life will find a true ally in Debra.
Debra's meticulous management of the transaction process for her buyers, sellers and real estate investors is what has established her as an award-winning agent and highly respected community figure. From her first "Rookie of the Year" award to the RE/MAX Chairman's Award, Debra has achieved virtually every sales award in the industry.
Serving the cities of Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Suffolk and Isle of Wight, Debra Griggs consistently generates impressive sales, regardless of market conditions. More importantly, over 80% of her business comes from repeat and referral clients - a wonderful affirmation of the care and professionalism she offers to each and every client.
Debra's contributions to the Hampton Roads community are much more expansive than just the real estate world. While building an impressive real estate business, Debra has also committed an enormous part of her life to the community at large. Her volunteer resume includes leadership in Animal Resources of Tidewater, The Animal Welfare Coalition of Hampton Roads, Virginia Federation of Humane Societies, the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach, the Ryan White HIV CARE Consortium, Tidewater AIDS Crises Taskforce, Women's Multicultural Coalition, and the Converse College Alumni Club in Norfolk.
Debra attended Converse College, Radford University, Memphis State University, and the Vienna International Music Center. She holds a B.A. and M.A. in Opera and Fine Arts and is a graduate of Leadership Hampton Roads and The Civic Leadership Institute.