About Anchor Realty

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Serving Norfolk, Newport News, and Virginia Beach

Anchor Realty Group, a family-owned and operated business, has been serving Norfolk, Newport News, Virginia Beach and the surrounding area since 1957.Whether you are looking for the perfect Virginia Beach vacation rental home or condo, or for something a little more permanent, our team of agents are ready to assist you.

Anchor Realty Team Members


Matthew Toller: Principal Broker

Matthew Toller is the leading agent at the Virginia Beach office. Matthew also professionally oversees the rental and maintenance of all of the properties that Anchor Realty Group manages.

Matthew, "The Anchorman", grew up in Winter Park, Colorado, but has been in Virginia since he married a Virginia girl in 2005. He and his wife have four beautiful daughters who all love living in the Croatan area of Virginia Beach.


Dan Peters: Managing Broker

Dan has been successfully selling real estate on the Peninsula for the past decade.  He has worked for one of the largest real estate firms on an award winning team and for several small independent firms.  These experiences allow him to bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Anchor team. 

He is available to consult and assist the sales staff at all times so you can be confident that anyone at Anchor Realty Group will be able to confidently navigate  any real estate scenario that might be encountered. 

He lives in the Historic Huntington Heights neighborhood of Newport News with his wife Danielle who is a math specialist with Hampton City Schools and their two dogs, Scout & Sophie who they rescued from the Peninsula SPCA. 


Brad Benson: Realtor

Brad is a real estate agent and accountant at Anchor Realty Group. After completing his Accounting degree at Saskatoon Business College, Brad spent the following 10 years in the accounting field- primarily in real estate sales and land development. He has since continued his professional development by obtaining his real estate license. In addition to his experience in real estate and accounting, Brad manages a homeowners association in Virginia Beach.

Brad is originally from Saskatchewan, Canada, and is fluent in both English and Canadian. His family relocated to Virginia Beach from Colorado in 2014, and were happy to trade in their snow boots for flip flops!


Brooke Floyd: Realtor

Brooke Floyd is a true real estate professional and has worked around the real estate industry for most of her life.

She came to Anchor from one of the largest real estate firms after being dissatisfied with the level of support she was receiving from them and feeling like she was left on her own. In her 3rd year of real estate Brooke has seen her production boom since coming to Anchor and is quickly developing a wealth of experience.

Brooke has sold houses from Denbigh, to Isle of Wight, to Virginia Beach and about everywhere in between in the last year. Wherever you want to go, she can guide you there with confidence.

Brooke lives in the Founder's Point community in Carrollton with her husband David and has been a lifelong resident of Hampton Roads.


Carlyn Menser: Realtor

Carlyn Menser is known for her no problem is too big attitude and has obtained a wealth of experience over the 8 years she's been in real estate and has a BA degree from ODU in management with a focus on marketing. Whether you are looking to sell your existing home and trade up for your waterfront dream or purchasing your first home, you can know that Carlyn has experience helping people in situations similar to yours.

There are few agents more dedicated to seeing their clients reach their goals and you can rest assured she will be able to smoothly guide your transition.

A lifelong resident of the Peninsula, Carlyn currently lives in York County with her husband Jamey and their son, Wyatt.


Michael Pumphrey:Realtor

Michael’s goal in real estate is to help people live their life to their fullest potential. Because real estate is one of life’s biggest investments, Mike pursues every client’s potential in every transaction. Whether you’re hoping to buy a home, invest or rent, Mike works to help you reach your goals.

If he’s not somewhere eating salt and vinegar chips or Mexican food, you might find Mike hanging with his wife and four children in the Thoroughgood area of Virginia Beach, where they have lived for seven years.


Blake Stephens:Realtor

Blake is a diligent agent, specializing in helping people find the perfect home, whether they are renting or buying. With his business background, Blake also focuses on Anchor’s business development.

Blake moved from Pendleton, Indiana, near Indianapolis, and has gladly traded Midwest winters for the “winters” in Virginia Beach. Real estate is not Blake’s only talent however. If you ask him nicely, he may show you his skills in beatboxing and rapping at the same time. Blake and his wife, Rachel, live near the oceanfront and can often be found enjoying dinner at a local restaurant or on the beach.


Gina Tester: Realtor

Gina is rooted on the Peninsula. She lives in Newport News in the Meridian Parkside condos and also owns a rental property in Gloucester. Gina is a teacher with Hampton City Schools and her husband works at the shipyard. All of these experiences give her unique and diverse perspective that buyers often find invaluable. Whether you are looking to buy your first home, sell your townhome or move to the country, Gina will be able to guide you there.


Scott Westfall:Realtor

Scott has been with Anchor Realty for nearly 5 years, working his way from the summer maintenance team to agent. He was mentored by Matt Toller and learned all the ins and outs of property management and real estate. Scott’s background in property management has led him to enjoy working with first-time home buyers and investors. He loves helping people see the opportunity in a property.

Scott is from Texas, where he can get his taste for fiery hot salsa and chips quenched. Though he remains a Texan at heart, he currently lives in the Croatan area of Virginia Beach.