August 6, 2020

Joe Botelho Joins Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Commonwealth Real Estate


East Greenwich, RI, Issued November 27, 2019...Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate ( today announced the appointment of Joe Botelho of East Providence, RI, to the position of Broker Associate.

Botelho joins a growing and experienced team of professionals in the company’s East Greenwich office. He has been a real estate professional for 29 years operating primarily in the East Bay and Greater Providence Area. Botelho has managed over 5,000 transactions during his career and is often sought after throughout New England to solve complex real estate issues, and as a speaker for regional real estate conventions.

Prior to his appointment with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate, Botelho owned and operated a progressive real estate brokerage in East Providence. He has managed real estate offices for over 25 years including the largest real estate office in New England from 2001- 2004, employing 65 agents. His East Providence Office was recognized as Office of the Year by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in 2004.

“Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate’s focus on the customer and the goal to provide the best products and services for its sales professionals are what make Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate the best fit for me,” said Botelho.

Bob Leighton, Sales Manager of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate’s East Greenwich office, said, “We are delighted to welcome Joe to our growing Rhode Island team. He is the consummate professional and is extremely focused on providing exceptional service to his buyer and seller clients!” Leighton added, “I had distinct privilege of working with Joe years ago, and am delighted to have the opportunity once again.”

Botelho lives with his wife Mary, in East Providence, and has two adult children, Melissa and Joseph.

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About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate
Boston-based Commonwealth, a full-service real estate brokerage, was founded in 2006 by a group of real estate industry leaders, dedicated to providing operational excellence, unparalleled market expertise and delivering the best customer service experience to home buyers and sellers in the greater Boston area. Through its service, expertise, and guidance, Commonwealth has become one of the most trusted real estate companies in the marketplace. In 2018, the brokerage generated 1.5 billion in real estate sales volume. Commonwealth is currently number 1 in New England among Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices franchises in MA. They are also number 23 nationally and worldwide among Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices franchises. The brokerage has 23 offices throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island and has added over 150 new sales associates in the past year since affiliating with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Visit Headquarters are at 12 Huron Drive, Natick, MA 01760. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth sees the Rhode Island market as a strong growth opportunity, and plans future expansion in the state.

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, based in Irvine, CA, is a real estate brokerage network built for a new era in residential real estate. The network, among the few organizations entrusted to use the world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway name, brings to the real estate market a definitive mark of trust, integrity, stability, and longevity. The brand was recently honored for “Highest Overall Satisfaction for Repeat Home Sellers Among National Full Service Real Estate Firms” in J.D. Power’s 2018 Home Buyer/Seller Satisfaction Study. Visit


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