• 910-578-6936
  • info@homeforliferealty.com
  • Chesterfield, VA 23832

About Us

Home for Life Realty, LLC was established in 2007 in the Commonwealth of Virginia, with the goal of helping families and individuals find a home to raise a family and/or start the path of building wealth through investments in the real estate market. Through the years, our team of professionals have assisted thousands of individuals change the trajectory of their lives by achieving the home ownership dream in their first home purchase and begin the wealth building process by selling a home(s). We are a faith-based company focused on the client!
“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”—Benjamin Franklin

Our Objective

Our first and foremost goal is making dreams come through by educating clients in the process of buying, selling, or investing in real estate by empowering them with knowledge to make informed decisions.

Looking to Sell?
Get the best price for your home

Effective marketing is the key to selling your home quickly and getting the highest price. Aggressive, effective marketing of our clients' homes by every available medium is how we've become the top real estate agents in the area. It's our job to assure that you get as many qualified offers as possible, allowing you to get the highest price the market will bear.

As the top team of real estate professionals, getting you the best terms and prices in all negotiations is simply part of our job.

Our Services Feature:

These are some of the key features that our Real Estate Services offer our clients daily.

We Educate Through the Buying or Selling Process

We possess the heart of a teacher, making sure you make an informed decision based on knowledge.

Honest Day's Pay for an Honest Days Work

This old-school philosophy puts you in the driver’s seat; we work for you and arm you with the power to drive the process.

Strategic Approach to Problem Solving

We don’t make decisions in isolation; our team approach to problem-solving allows for effective outcomes.

Expert Negotiators with over 30 years of Experience

The Real Estate Business requires strategic analysis and developing workable negotiations where everyone wins.

What our Clients say

“After attending Angel’s Home Buyer’s class, we knew he was the right person to assist us in our Selling and Buying process. We were definitely not disappointed. He guided us through both processes without a glitch.”
Angelica & Daniel Pastran
“I immigrated from El Salvador and never thought I would be a homeowner in the USA. But thanks to Angel, my dream came through.”

Saul Gonzalez
“Angel and Wanda are like family - that’s why I chose him to sell my home a few years after I relocated to TX. The process was seamless - he took care of every detail. All I had to do was collect my money at closing.”
Carmen Rohena Pastrana

Our Team

"Teamwork makes the dream work." — John Maxwell.
Our diverse team of agents and business partners comprise of Retired Armed Forces Veterans, dual language speakers: English and Spanish, motivated and ready to serve your needs! We believe in the old Army saying: “One Team, One Fight.” ….. A Family Committed to Customer Service, Quality and Excellence.

Angel Velez US Army LTC (retired)

Principal Broker, Owner
Licensed in the Common Wealth of Virginia
Angel is an Experienced Real Estate investor for over 10 years in both purchasing and selling residential properties. Angel is a US Army Retired Lieutenant Colonel, with over twenty years of service in leading and managing organizations of all sizes: worldwide, peace and combat operations. He is an exceptional leader and effective communicator with superior administrative, resource management, and people skills. Angel has the heart of a teacher; his passion for education and empowering individuals to make informed decisions is second to none.

Mobile: 910-578-6936
Email: avelez@homeforliferealty.com


MA – Human Resource Management, Webster University
BS – Human Development Family Relations, University of Connecticut


Real Estate Broker, Commonwealth of Virginia
Certified Financial Counselor, National Association of Certified Credit Counselors
Certificate, Financial Planner Course, Boston University
Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA) Approved Instructor
Notary, Commonwealth of Virginia #7670155

Eduardo (Eddie) Velez

Eduardo (Eddie) Velez

Licensed Real Estate Agent, Common Wealth of Virginia & Chief of Operations, Home for Life Realty, LLC
  • Phone:(609) 575-9074
  • Email:evelez@HomeforLifeRealty.com

Eddie, a San Sebastian, Puerto Rico native, Co-founder & Co-Owner of Inspiration at Home Design. With over three years of experience as a real estate professional, he specializes in Military Relocation and various real estate sectors. He prioritizes clients' needs, first-time buyers, distressed property seekers, or luxury market participants. Drawing from his military background of over twenty-eight years of service, his focus is on assisting the Hispanic community and transitioning military personnel in achieving their real estate goals. Eddie's leadership experience, spanning worldwide peacekeeping and five combat tours, highlights his exceptional administrative, logistic, resource management, and critical thinking skills.

Daryl A. Taylor

Daryl A. Taylor

Licensed Real Estate Agent, Common Wealth of Virginia, Take Control LLC
  • Phone:(804) 269-6622
  • Email:Dtaylor.VARealtor@gmail.com

Shifted to real estate in 2022 after 10+ years in maintenance, customer service, and owning a photography/video business. Dedicated to building lasting relationships and teams. His focus is client satisfaction through attentive listening and optimal outcomes. Aims for a stress-free buying/selling process. Daryl is always available for client questions or concerns and makes buying and selling a fun-filled activity.

David L. Williams Jr.

David L. Williams Jr.

Licensed Real Estate Agent, Common Wealth of Virginia, Home for Life Realty, LLC
  • Phone:(804) 690-1601
  • Email:davewillpower@aol.com

As a Licensed Real Estate Agent at Home for Life Realty LLC, David offers 40+ years of expertise in sales, marketing, and residential/commercial property management. A skilled negotiator and investigator, he finds the perfect property for clients. Committed to community service, David holds key positions at Swansboro Baptist Church, Disabled Veterans of America Chapter 50, and Boy Scouts of America Troop 411.

Kim M. Santiago-Velez

Kim M. Santiago-Velez

Designer & Real Estate Stager, CEO, Inspiration at Home LLC
  • Phone:(804) 659-6881
  • Email:kiminspirationathome@gmail.com

Kim excels in both English and Spanish, effortlessly conveying complex ideas with clarity. Her creativity and ingenuity shine through as she teaches challenging concepts with ease. Kim's expertise extends to exceptional administrative, logistical, and resource management skills. Her critical, analytical, and creative thinking make her a standout leader in the industry.

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Why Choose Us?

Welcome to Home for Life Realty, LLC, where your dream property becomes a reality. With years of experience and a commitment to excellence, we stand out as your premier choice in the real estate industry.
  • Experienced Team

    Our team comprises seasoned professionals with in-depth knowledge of the local real estate market. We understand the nuances of buying, selling, and renting properties, ensuring a seamless experience for our clients.

  • Transparency and Integrity

    We believe in transparency and integrity in all our dealings. From honest market evaluations to clear communication throughout the transaction process, you can trust us to uphold the highest ethical standards and act in your best interests.

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