About Linda Forem
Linda Forem brings 30 years of business experience and a reputaton for unsurpassed customer service to each client's transaction.
Linda entered Real Estate after 30 years as a respected Vice President/General Manager of Richmond’s most popular radio stations. That experience set the tone for her passion for Richmond and its surrounding areas. She is highly recognized for her community service and contributions to the broadcast industry in Virginia. Linda is a recipient of the C.T. Lucy Distinguished Service Award by the Virginia Association of Broadcasters. Named for the founder of the VAB, this award honors a broadcaster who spent a significant part of his or her career at one or more Virginia broadcast properties and who has become a leader in the state's broadcast industry.
She’s known for her enthusiasm, tenacity, creativity, love of learning and remains on the 'cutting edge' of the most effective ways to market your home. Not only is she Social Media savvy, but also has taught Advertising, Sales, and Negotiations to scores of the most successful sales people in the Richmond market and beyond.
One of the little known facts about Linda throughout her life has been her unwavering passion for Real Estate! While some people may “stop for yard sales,” Linda has always stopped for OPEN HOUSES!
She’s a Multi-Million Dollar producer who enjoys working with all types of people throughout the Richmond Metro—from FIRST TIME BUYERS (she’s a certified VHDA Home Buying Trainer), to MOVING UP or DOWNSIZING or INVESTING—all things she’s actually done herself!
Linda’s raised two "awesome" children, Mayme Beth and Ben, who both live and work in Richmond. She loves staying fit, and has completed the Richmond Half Marathon, and enters the Monument Avenue 10k annually. She’s also a daily Pilates devotee and recently purchased an acoustic guitar to get back into playing again.
Linda graduated from Henrico County's Douglas Freeman High School, and received her B.A. from The George Washington University in Washington, DC. concentrating on Journalism and Theater.
Quite simply, Linda’s clients LOVE working with her because “it feels good.” They trust her. She’s knowledgeable, focused on their needs, and is fun to be with. She’s also a “no-nonsense” business leader who has successfully negotiated multi-million dollar contracts for large public companies throughout her career. Her attention to detail is unmatched.
Work with Linda, whether you’re a Buyer or Seller, and you’ll discover a Trusted Advisor, who goes above and beyond your expectations and protects your interests 100% of the time!
Best of all, you’ll make a lifelong friend who remains a resource for you now and for many years to come.
ABR®, e-PRO®, SRS®
To be the person my dog thinks I am
My Children's College and Law School Graduation Days
How I start my day
I Love Richmond because
it's the East Coast's best kept secret!