Your Happiness Is A Reflection Of My Dedication
— Brent Montella, The Realtor

Brent has been one of the top agents in the Sea Shore Realty office for the last 10 years.  He has been awarded the 2011 Bronze as well as the 2012, 2013, and 2014 Gold “Circle of Excellence” awards from the Hampton Roads Realtor Association.  He routinely receives outstanding feedback from clients.  Brent is currently a trainer, recruiter, mentor, and plays a vital role in the DNA of Sea Shore Realty.  

For the past several years Brent has had the opportunity to do public speaking in a variety of different venues on several different topics beyond real estate.  It has always been a passion of his to motivate and inspire others through his speaking engagements.  

Brent served the community of Virginia Beach as a police officer and retired after a great 15 years with the department.  He continues to serve this same community for 10 years strong now as a Realtor.  Brent is always moving forward, always learning, and always growing.  For Brent, it has always been about building relationships because relationships are the foundation of life.  

His Facebook fan pages, Instagram, Twitter, Google +, Linked In and blog will be on the forefront of the real estate market containing pictures, videos, and articles from experts in the industry.  His hope is to be the “go-to” guy for all your real estate needs as well as to educate you on home ownership and the community.  

Brent also trains and pushes his step-son in races as a member of Team Hoyt VB.  This organization is setup so that the volunteers are the legs for children with disabilities.  This allows them be able to run the races and to participate in community activities.  He currently is one of the leaders of a mentor program called Strength with Wave City Care.

When working with Brent you don’t just get a Realtor you can trust, you get a collection of individuals in his Group that work together for the common goal of a smooth transaction and transition into your new home or out of your existing home.  His desire and top priority is to get you into the best neighborhood that is customized to your wants, needs, and lifestyle or to help you in the transition out of your existing home.

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There are an array of great neighborhoods in Virginia Beach to choose from.  It really boils down to what neighborhood is the best fit for you and your family.  I would be more than happy to help you with the searching process and pinpointing the best area for you and your unique needs.  One thing to consider would be the best schools for your child/children or future children.

To learn more about the Virginia Beach City Public Schools and programs check out their website.

Then there is the shopping, community activities and quick access to the interstate.  I can help you with all of these questions and more.  Call me at 757-288-8268 to schedule a sit-down meeting to create your Personalized Action Plan.  Check out just a few of the great neighborhoods in Virginia Beach below or feel free to contact me by submitting your contact information.



Located in southern Virginia Beach, Foxfire is another great established neighborhood for families where your middle school aged children can walk to Princess Anne Middle School. Princess Anne Elementary School is right across the street from the neighborhood entrance. It is also zoned for Kellam High School. Off of Seaboard Rd near the intersection of Princess Anne and Seaboard.  View map  Within Foxfire are both custom built homes as well as townhomes.  The back of the neighborhood is backed up to Heron Ridge Golf Course.



The Lagomar Neighborhood Civic League provides the latest news for the residents as well as a calender of upcoming events and opportunities to give back to our great community.

It’s within minutes of Sandbridge BeachBack Bay Wildlife RefugeHells Point Golf Club, and the Red Mill Commons Shopping Center. Lagomar is in one of the best School Districts, Kellam High SchoolPrincess Anne Middle School, and Red Mill Elementary.

There is also the Princess Anne Recreation Center which has great programs and activities for families.  Next door to that is the Princess Anne Public Library.



Heron Ridge Estates is a custom home built golf course community located in Southern Virginia Beach off of Seaboard Road. Enjoy your morning cup of coffee or tea while looking out across the fairways. This is an active community with great neighborhood events all organized through their homeowners association.

This beautiful neighborhood is central to Sandbridge Beach and the Virginia Beach Municipal Center. Do you enjoy shopping? Check out the Red Mill Commons. This dynamic shopping center has been voted “Best of the Beach” numerous years in a row. Great food and entertainment can be found here.



The Red Mill neighborhood is located in the heart of southeast Virginia Beach in the 23454 and 23456 zip code areas.  This area of Virginia Beach is rapidly growing and the homes are priced right.  With neighborhood parks for the kids to play in and it being in the hub of this developing area, there is no better community for you to raise your family.

Conveniently located close to: Naval installations (Oceana and Dam Neck). The beaches at Sandbridge and the Virginia Beach Oceanfront Resort area, as well as Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge where you can enjoy many outdoor activities.  There is also the Princess Anne Rec Center where there are plenty of programs and activities for the whole family. For The Golfing Enthusiast We Have: Hell’s PointHeron Ridge And The Oceana Golf Course. Plenty Of Shopping, Great Food, And Lively Nightlife At Redmill Commons



This is a great family oriented neighborhood in southern Virginia Beach. You can walk your elementary age children to school at Three Oaks Elementary School. Other schools zoned for this neighborhood are Princess Anne Middle Schooland Kellam High School. Three Oaks is located in the southern section of Virginia Beach off of Princess Anne Road (General Booth). The adjacent neighborhoods are Highgate Greens and SouthgateThese Homes Were Built In The Late 80’S And Are Known For Their Huge Lots.vThere Is Also A Waterway That Many Homes Back Up To.



Christopher Farms is a beautiful family oriented neighborhood in Virginia Beach. Located between Holland Road and Princess Anne Road, it is private yet convenient to shopping. It is landscaped with mature trees and has wide streets with many sidewalks and cul-de-sacs. Most of the homes in Christopher Farms were built between 1988 and 1998.  Christopher Farms Elementary School is nestled in the neighborhood so makes it convenient for parents and students.  This beautiful neighborhood is also zoned for Princess Anne Middle School and Kellam High School.



Southgate is centrally located in southern Virginia Beach off ofGeneral Booth near Princess Anne Road, as you are heading towards Sandbridge Beach.  It is only a 15 to 20 minute drive from the Virginia Beach oceanfront resort area. This beautiful family oriented neighborhood has several parks for outdoor play with your kids.  With access to many different activities within the Virginia Beach area, it is the perfect place to call home. There is a large variety of shopping and dining right down the street near General Booth and Nimmo Pkwy atRed Mill Commons.  As well as the Strawbridge Marketplace, at the corner of London Bridge and General Booth, where you can enjoy a great movie at the Regal Cinemas. The Princess Anne Recreation Center and Princess Anne Public Library are right around the corner on Nimmo Pkwy. It is zoned for some of the best Virginia Beach schools.  Princess Anne ElementaryPrincess Anne Middle, andKellam High School.



Located in Southeast Virginia Beach, this is a beautiful established custom built neighborhood with a lake and beautiful landscape of trees located off General Booth Boulevard.  It has an active homeowners association that holds many great events. This neighborhood is located off of Princess Anne (General Booth) across from the Southgate neighborhood. Current schools are Princess Anne ElementaryPrincess Anne Middle and Kellam High SchoolThis neighborhood is close to: Princess Anne Recreation CenterPrincess Anne Public LibraryRedmill Commons Shopping Center., Strawbridge Market Place with a Regal CinemasNAS Oceana Naval Air StationDam Neck Naval Base, and a 15 to 20 minute drive to the Virginia Beach Oceanfront resort or to Sandbridge Beaches.



Heritage Park is a community located near Sandbridge Beach in southern Virginia Beach.   Located close to shopping, schools and beaches, you have all you need for you and your family.

This beautiful neighborhood is close to: Princess Anne Recreation CenterPrincess Anne Public LibraryRedmill Commons Shopping CenterStrawbridge Market Place with a Regal CinemasNAS Oceana Naval Air StationEquikid, and Sandbridge beaches.




Welcome to the neighborhood of Ocean Lakes.   This neighborhood is central to both Sandbridge Beaches and the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.   Also central to shopping, bases and great schools, you won’t go wrong with making this neighborhood your home. 

What’s nearby: Click HERE to find out what restaurants, schools, shopping and doctor offices are nearby.  Also check out the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center which also is close by. Then you have the beautiful beaches of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront and Sandbridge Beach.


Marketing Your Home is a Key Element to Getting the Sale.

List your home with us and you receive:

  • A 30 day marketing plan customized to your needs

  • Professional photography & staging consultation with Sami Montella Photography

  • A clean and professional Property Website

  • Aerial Drone Video (*Based on home, ask for more details)   

  • Internet Marketing on numerous Real Estate websites that buyers use like (ie. Zillow, Trulia, Facebook, Yahoo Home, Realtor, etc..)

Examples of Professional Photography You will receive...

Examples of Drone Videos (*Based on home, contact Brent for more information)


John Edwards, Termite And Pest Control

Jeff Burdick & Rick Taylor, Absolute Moving Company

Safe House Property Inspections

Jones & Walker, P.C. Closing Attorney

BK Appraisal Services


This page is set-up to be a resource for you.  Click on the picture to link you to what your specific need may be.   My desire is to help connect you to community, services and events. 







I love to motivate, inspire and help bring change to others in their personal and professional lives!
— Brent Montella, The Realtor

Brent Montella & GoBe + the revelation of you +

  • What is GoBe+?  GoBe+ is a movement to encourage, inspire & motivate people to realize their true self & greatest potential.
  • Brent and his wife Samantha Montella, along with their business partner Becky Vasquez have started the GoBe+ company.
  • Hire Brent to speak or see how you can be apart of the GoBe+ community today by email
  • Check out the latest events and happenings with GoBe+ at or follow us on social media @GoBe_Revelation

Speaking Engagements

  • Arbonne International group - Building relationships
  • Toastmasters International - Motivational to Instructional
  • Virginia Beach Garden Show - Curb appeal a Realtor's perspective
  • Real Estate and Drone Videos - Personal experiences for marketing 
  • Mentoring program in Elementary and Middle Schools 
  • A Men's Group on leadership
  • Real Estate training sessions

Contact me today to motivate & speak on specific topics customized for your company, groups and/or team!

Congratulation to our 2 K.O.P. Scholarship Essay Contest Winners: Taylor Wichtendahl and Kelsey Donahue!

Congratulation to our 2 K.O.P. Scholarship Essay Contest Winners: Taylor Wichtendahl and Kelsey Donahue!

K.O.P. or “Kids of Police” Montella Scholarship Program is just one way I can give back to the Police Officer Community I once served with.
— Brent Montella

Behind the K.O.P. Scholarship...

I was a Police Officer for 15 years before I was injured and medically retired, so my heart is closely tied to the community and their families.  Growing up it seemed I was always behind the learning curve fighting to persevere through educational challenges. I worked hard in school to get grants, loans and to hold jobs to receive my Bachelors Degree.  With hard work, discipline and perseverance I reached my educational goals and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree when others said I couldn’t. From that journey I discovered a love for motivating others.

Today, my past meets the present struggles and obstacles of our police community as they are under the microscope of negative publicity.  I want to take a negative moment in that community and bring a positive with giving back to our public service members and their families.  With this in mind, I created the K.O.P. Scholarship.  Each year I want to give the kids of active serving police officers the opportunity to earn $500 toward their college education.  To participate and earn a chance to win the $500 K.O.P. Scholarship, submit the eligibility form below and write an essay on the topic below.

K.O.P. Essay Topic:

Please write a 500 to 1,000 word essay on Influence.  Who has influenced you to be who you are and who do you strive to be?  It may be a parent or a coach, maybe even someone you would have never expected because of their age or because of some kind of ability or disability they may have. It may be your faith,  it may be someone you have never met.  I would like an essay written of someone who has influenced and inspired you to be a better you!

What is the Scholarship Amount?

The winner of the scholarship essay for K.O.P. will receive $500 towards their tuition or book needs.

How do I enter the K.O.P. Scholarship Essay Contest?

Step 1: Fill out the "eligibility" form below and submit.

Step 2: Please write a 500 to 1,000 word essay on Influence.  Tell us who has influenced you to be who you are today and who you strive to be?  I would like an essay written of someone who has influenced and inspired you to be a better you!

Step 3: Submit your final essay as an electronic PDF to with the subject line as, "K.O.P. 2016 Scholarship Essay Contest" with your First and Last name following.

*If you have any questions or inquiries please do not hesitate to call or email: or (757) 288-8268

Submit eligibility form NOW - August 7th, 2016

Essay is DUE by or on August 7th, 2015

$500 will be presented and awarded to the winner on Aug 19th, 2016


Please submit eligibility form & essay by August 7th to be in the K.O.P. 2016 Montella Scholarship Essay Contest.

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You’ve been a good Realtor for us. You listened to what we wanted and did not want and found the perfect home! We are very happy you took the time to set up multiple house showings because we probably would have skipped over that one!
— Zillow Review, Clients Mike and Ivey
Our family has moved several times and I can honestly say that Brent has been our best Realtor by far. He made us feel very important and treated us not only like important clients but also like friends. He did so much for us in terms of making our home a priority and was very helpful in giving us suggestions and ideas on how to best sell our home. He was always quick to respond to any requests or questions we had and he put our minds at ease about the whole process. He was very successful in selling our home quickly and being there with us every step of the way.
— Sea Shore Realty Review, Client Regina
Being first time home buyers, Brent was real and down to earth with! He was very accommodating, flexible and responsive whenever we had a question.
— Sea Shore Realty Review, Colby and Sandy
Brent was the first realtor out of 4 to call me back and when we met, he was fully prepared! Simply outstanding, sold in 6 days! Yes he will literally guarentee a great home selling experience. He will become more like a friend.What I liked best about Brent was his urgency to accomplish all tasks quickly and thoroughly, no matter how large the task.The professional photography was outstanding. The drone video of the outside of our home was spectacular. Listing and contract all took only 6 days!
— See Shore Realty Review, Client Jeff
5 stars, Outstanding! A Realtor who is a mover and a shaker when it comes to getting your house sold. I would utilize his services without reservation to Sell OR Buy a home. Confident in his abilities he goes above nd beyond to get the job done.
— Zillow Review, Client Katherine
Brent was awesome! He explained everything step by step. Kept us up to date on current listings; always answered all of our questions and gave us helpful info. Everything was perfect. We will use Brent again!
— Zillow Review, Client Theresa
5 stars, Such a great Realtor! Due to us being first time home buyers, we didn’t know much about the process. He helped us every step of the way and explained each step in great detail. He was also able to show us the house within 10 minutes of first talking to him. He also made sure we got everything we wanted the seller to do. We recommend Brent, he gets the job done!
— Zillow Review, Client Mollie