Bruce always held himself to a higher standard of performance, being named a "Top Gun" twice in his career. In his nearly 28 years in the military, Bruce has flown many missions and many different aircraft, most notably the F-4E Phantom and F-15E Strike Eagle. And as a weapons officer, it was a job that demanded concentration and precision, as well as teamwork and strategic planning to ensure the successful outcome of every mission. But aiming higher at everything he does has always been Bruce's style whether it's at several hundred miles an hour in the air or with his feet planted firmly on the ground.
Throughout his Air Force career, Bruce has always been someone people could rely on. That's why during the Olympics in Seoul, Korea in 1988, Bruce was chosen as one of the few aviators to patrol the skies above the city, discouraging any potential threats. It was an honor he accepted and carried out the same way he does everything in his life'with the highest standards of professionalism and dedication.
Where most people would slow down considerably after their retirement from the fast pace of military life, the thought has never entered Bruce's mind. In fact, Bruce, his wife Melanie and their kids, Stacie and Michael, love the way he takes one of his other hobbies, camping, to a whole new level. Recently, Bruce organized a two-week long camping trip with his family. They took their time traveling from Goldsboro all the way up through Virginia, Pennsylvania and New York State to Boston, Massachusetts, where they spent more than a week exploring New England.
No matter what he decides to accomplish, when Bruce sets his mind on it, he aims higher and works hard to achieve more. It's the same way he approaches his career as a real estate professional serving the Goldsboro area. With so much experience managing complex systems, implementing some of the world's most advanced technology and developing strategic plans, Bruce applies this same thoroughness to real estate, giving his clients a huge tactical advantage when buying or selling their homes. As they say in the military, "You can take a person out of the service, but you can never take the service out of the person."
Bruce knows that before you can reach a goal, you have to know what you want. He works closely with every client to help them identify their objectives, then develops a strategic plan to help them accomplish it. Often, his plans include the effective use of the Internet to help home buyers and sellers maximize their opportunities. And it goes without saying that Bruce knows a thing or two about the latest technologies. Although he serves a wide variety of clients, Bruce is obviously very familiar with the specific real estate needs of military personnel and aims higher to help every client, military or civilian, reach their goals.
If you or someone you know are considering a move in or around the Goldsboro area, turn to the top gun that can help you get the very most from your home purchase or sale. With his strategic approach and passion for aiming high in everything he does, Bruce is clearly the real estate professional of choice. Because when it comes to helping his clients reach their real estate goals, Bruce Gates delivers A Higher Standard in Goldsboro real estate.