Welcome or Register

Professional Information

With comprehensive experience in real estate and small business management as well as intimate local area knowledge of the entire Upper Valley region, I work to help buyers and sellers of Vermont and New Hampshire property achieve their individual real estate goals.

A Licensed Broker in the States of Vermont and New Hampshire, I hold the designation of Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), the  designation of Certified Buyer's Representative (CBR), Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR) and the National Association of REALTORS® e-PRO certification . I am a member of the Real Estate Buyers Agency Council and a graduate of the Broker's Institute.

I am the former Treasurer and was the President of the Windsor County Board of REALTORS® from 2004 until 2007, am a member of the Vermont Association of REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®. I have also served on the Board of Directors as well as the Executive, Finance and Governmental Affairs Committees of the Vermont Association of REALTORS®. In 2006 I was appointed as the Federal Political Coordinator for the National Association of REALTORS® to Vermont Representative Peter Welch (D) a psotion I held until 2013. I was awarded the Windsor County Board of REALTORS® "REALTOR® of the YEAR" AWARD in 2006, 2007 and 2008.

I am also a past president of the Woodstock Rotary Club, and a past District Chairman ofDucks Unlimited South Central Vermont.

I passed the Vermont Salesperson's Examination in 1996, and served as the President and Managing Partner of Macallan Properties, Ltd. a Vermont real estate investment and management company located in Woodstock, Vermont from 1995 until 2004. I joined McLaughry Real Estate (now Lang McLaughry) as a Sales Associate in May of 1999.

As a listing agent in Norwich, Hanover, Lyme and Woodstock and surrounding counties, employing Sotheby's Internation Realty's unsurpassed home-marketing plan, I'll provide you, the homeowner with the maximum marketing opportunity and advertising exposure necessary for achieving the highest value for your property.

As a Certified Buyer's Representative, I provide clients with the tools they require to succeed in acquiring property that suits their wants and needs. I conduct an exhaustive technology-enabled search using a client's specific criteria and help buyers research all aspects of the property and local community. I also work with buyers during the offer and negotiation process and help to coordinate details of the closing to ensure a smooth transaction.

The personal satisfaction I feel having assisted a client in achieving a successful sale or making the purchase of a lifetime is immensely rewarding.

If you are considering the purchase or sale of a home or land or would like to receive more information about the current real estate market in Vermont or New Hampshire please feel free to call or e-mail me.

©2016 Richard M. Higgerson - Licensed Broker VT/NH - Four Seasons Sotheby's International Realty  - 17.5 Lebanon Street, Hanover, NH 03755- 802.291.0436 - rick.higgerson@sothebysrealty.com