Throughout his career, Pete Sowa has been an instrumental part in making Ron Howard and Associates Baltimore's #1 Real Estate team. It's a team that achieves at least 70% of their business from repeat clients and referrals – this is well above the industry average and a sign of their success. Why do their clients keep coming back? Part of it stems from their expertise and knowledge of the market. Pete transitioned into real estate from a background in small business management, project management and technology sales. His solid background allowed Pete to hone his negotiating skills where he secures the best price and contractual terms for his clients. Once in the real estate business, Pete placed an importance on becoming an expert on a host of different transaction types such as foreclosures, short sales, investment properties, renovation/new construction. In addition, he possesses specific knowledge in Tax Assessment Appeals, CHAP Historical Tax, Homeowners Tax Credit, Homestead Tax Credit and other various Baltimore Metro area tax/grant programs. Most importantly, Pete understands that buying or selling a home can be one of the most challenging and complicated processes an individual or family can undertake.He always interacts with his clients keeping this in mind. Combining Pete's expertise, real estate knowledge and compassion with Ron Howard and Associates support, marketing and customer service guarantees your home buying or home selling experience will definitely be memorable. Pete's know-how is not just confined to Baltimore City, he is just as proficient in Anne Arundel, Howard, Carroll, and Baltimore Counties. Pete grew up in Severna Park, MD, and attended Towson University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. He currently resides in the Butchers Hill neighborhood with his lovely wife and 2 adorable children. The Baltimore metropolitan area is not just a region he serves, it's a community he's been a part of for most of his life.