In 1978, Chambersburg native Phyllis Bender began her career as a real estate agent. At that time she was looking for a meaningful and satisfying profession, but in the past thirty years, Phyllis' business choice has turned into one of the most successful stories of any Realtor in the Chambersburg area.
Phyllis's dedication to delivering personal service and her attention to detail has made her widely respected among her peers and clients. She is well known in the community for her honesty, dedication, and overall professionalism.
Over her real estate career, Phyllis has earned awards and accolades that many other real estate professionals merely dream of earning, such as being inducted into the Re/Max Hall of Fame in 2007 as well as receiving numerous awards from PMRAR, which include the Distinguished Service Award in 2005 & 2007, Realtor of the Year in 2007 and being a long standing member of the PMRAR Education Committee. However, awards and honors are not what make a good agent, and Phyllis understands just that.
Phyllis, a trained professional, has earned the GRI, CRS, EPRO, SRES and ABR designations, and consistently receives further training and certification in a wide variety of fields pertaining to her passion of real estate. The combination of lifelong experience, extensive training and driving passion has made it possible for Phyllis Bender to help buyers find their perfect property and help sellers market their property for a successful sale.
Let Phyllis Help You!Phyllis Bender's valuable market insight and over 20 years of experience, will take you beyond the expected, reaching the highest level of service. Throughout her long career, Phyllis has had the pleasure of helping hundreds of people, if not more. Phyllis' past clients have realized their dreams of either buying their first home within Chambersburg or improving their current living arrangements for the better.
With each passing year and each successful transaction, Phyllis continues to meet new people and learn more about her growing profession, two of the main reasons she enjoys her career. Phyllis uses her expertise and passion for Real Estate to the benefit of her clients, providing them with all the information they will need during this sometimes confusing transition. With the real estate landscape constantly changing, buyers and sellers need an agent that can stay ahead of the curve, and that is one of Phyllis’ main goals.
With a positive attitude, Phyllis reminds her clients to stay optimistic and not get wrapped up in what the national news media outlets maybe saying. She also reminds her clients that the woes of the rest of the country are not necessarily the woes of Chambersburg. Often, Phyllis encourages her clients to remember that the small Pennsylvanian town has a stable, yet growing job market, with an extremely low unemployment rate; Phyllis concludes that these are qualities which shield Chambersburg from some of the heartache and financial sorrow others may be experiencing.
Moving to Chambersburg?A lifelong native to the area, Phyllis Bender has never found a good enough reason to move away from Chambersburg. Phyllis has raised two daughters and one son within the city’s borders. Phyllis is also the grandmother to six grandchildren and three great grandchildren, all of whom Phyllis is proud to say live very nearby. Phyllis' large and close extended family serves as evidence that Chambersburg can provide for all.
Whether you are starting a family or simply looking for a better location for an existing one, Chambersburg is one of the best places to settle down in great state of Pennsylvania. With Phyllis Bender on your side, you can be certain that you will find exactly the kind of honesty, trustworthiness, and detailed persistence that you would expect from a Realtor within this pristine community.
To quote Phyllis Bender, “Our hearts are still rooted in at-home values,” and when you begin to work closely with Phyllis, she will do everything in her power to find you that perfect home where you and your values with flourish.