Michael C. Buccola

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Michael C. Buccola began his career in real estate as a salesperson in 1972, and assumed the positions of President and Broker-of-Record of Westfield Realty Service in 1992 upon the retirement of his father, James J. Buccola.  Michael earned his "CREA" (Certified Real Estate Appraiser) designation from the National Association of Realtors in 1993.  While he has vast experience in marketing residential, vacant, commercial, and industrial properties, Michael specializes in residential homes and new construction.

Memberships:

  • National Association of Realtors
  • National Association of Real Estate Appraisers
  • New Jersey Association of Realtors
  • Greater Union County Association of Realtors
  • Garden State Multiple Listing Service
  • Middlesex County Multiple Listing System
  • New Jersey Multiple Listing Service
  • Hudson County Multiple Listing Service

Designations and Awards:

  • CREA (Certified Real Estate Appraiser) 1993
  • National Association of Real Estate Appraiser 1992
  • New Jersey Association of Realtors "Twenty-Five Years of Membership Award"
  • New Jersey Association of Realtors "Million Dollar Sales Club"
    • Gold Level Award 2001
    • Silver Level Awards 1988, 2000
  • New Jersey Association of Realtors "Circle of Excellence Sales Award"
    • Silver Level Awards 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006
    • Bronze Level Awards 2003, 2008, 2009
  • New Jersey Association of Realtors "Distinguished Sales Award" 2009

Community Service:

  • Scotch Plains Township Master Plan Review Committee 1988
  • Resolve Community Counseling Service - Board of Directors 1997-2000
  • Saint Bartholomew the Apostle Church - Finance Committee 2005-present
  • Greater Union County Association of Realtors
    • Chairman, Community Service Committee 2002-present
    • Chairman, Fundraising - "Realtor Care Fund" and "Bobby Fund" 2002-present
    • First Vice-President 2006
    • Treasurer 2007-present

Certifications

New Jersey State Licenses

v New Jersey Real Estate Broker 1992

v New Jersey Licensed Real Estate Appraiser 1993

v New Jersey Real Estate Salesperson 1972-1992

Real Estate Experience

v Broker/Owner Westfield Realty Service

  • Marketing of residential, vacant, commercial & industrial properties
    • Specializing in the marketing of residential homes & new construction
    • Appraisals of one to four family dwellings & vacant land
    • Related consulting services

Memberships

v National Association of Realtors

v National Association of Real Estate Appraisers

v New Jersey Association of Realtors

v North Central Jersey Association of Realtors

v Garden State Multiple Listing Service

v Middlesex County Multiple Listing System

v New Jersey Multiple Listing Service

v Hudson County Multiple Listing Service

Designations and Awards

v CREA designation – Certified Real Estate Appraiser  

  • National Association of Real Estate Appraiser 1992  

v National Association of Realtors “Twenty Five Years of Membership Award”

v National Association of Realtors “Realtor Emeritus” Award

v New Jersey Association of Realtors “Million Dollar Sales Club”

  • Gold Level Award   2001

v New Jersey Association of Realtors “Million Dollar Sales Club”

  • Silver Level Awards   1988 & 2000

v New Jersey Association of Realtors “Circle of Excellence Sales Award”

  • Silver Level Awards 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2011, 2012 
  • Bronze Level Award 2003, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013

v New Jersey Association of Realtors “Distinguished Sales Award” 2009

   Community Service

v Scotch Plains Township – Master Plan Review Committee 1988

v Resolve Community Counseling Service – Board of Directors 1997-2000

v Saint Bartholomew The Apostle Church – Finance Committee 2005-present

v North Central Jersey Association of Realtors – Board of Directors 2014

v Greater Union County Association of Realtors

  • Chairman Community Service Committee 2002 – 2013
  • Chairman “Realtor Care Fund” & “Bobby Fund” 2002 – 2013
  • Board of Directors  2006 – 2013
  • First Vice President 2006
  • Treasurer 2007 – 2013

Education

v Somerset County College, North Branch, New Jersey

  • Degree Awarded – Associate of Applied Science
    • Major – Business
    • Specialization – Real Estate