MADISON, Wisc. / July 8, 2021 – Former University of Wisconsin football star and NFL player Montee Ball has joined Weichert, Realtors® – Lakepoint as an agent with the Madison-based real estate agency. Ball will serve home buyers and sellers in Dane County and surrounding areas with all their real estate needs.
Ball is a household name in the Madison area as he helped lead the Badgers’ football team to three straight Big Ten Championships from 2010-12. He rushed for a combined 3,753 yards in his final two seasons at Wisconsin, earning himself back-to-back consensus All-American honors and All-Big Ten selections. Ball graduated as the NCAA’s all-time Division I FBS leader with 77 career rushing touchdowns and 83 career total touchdowns. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
Ball enters the real estate industry looking to harness his strong knowledge of the Dane County area and his passion for helping others into a successful new career. As a Weichert® affiliated agent, Ball has access to in-depth training programs, the latest technology and the most powerful sales and marketing tools in the industry to help provide his clients the best possible real estate service.
Ball has been a mental health awareness advocate for years and is the author of the just-released book entitled “Nowhere to Run: Discovering Your True Self in the Midst of an Addiction.” He’s also the co-host of the podcast “Untapped Keg.”
“We’ve very excited to welcome Montee to our team,” said Robert Grether, the broker/owner of Weichert, Realtors® – Lakepoint. “He’s very familiar with this area and we’re confident that his passion and hardworking nature will help him offer exceptional service to each of his clients.”
Weichert, Realtors® – Lakepoint is an independently owned and operated Weichert® affiliate. The office serves Central and Southern Wisconsin.
For more information about Weichert, Realtors® – Lakepoint, located at 2045 Atwood Avenue, Suite 105 in Madison, contact Emily Ruzicka at 608-721-8002 or visit www.weichert-lakepoint.com.
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