Mortgage lender supplies the coffee at brokerage's 'real estate cafe'

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“There are no charges for anything” at Cafe Premier, a “real estate cafe” with high-top tables and a flat-screen TV opened by Prudential Premier Realtors in Roanoke Valley, Va., The Roanoke Times reports. Coffee, tea and other beverages are courtesy of Atlantic Bay Mortgage.

“Many real estate agents already meet clients in Panera or Starbucks,” Prudential Premier principal broker Tom Wilson tells the paper. “Why not offer them similar space right here in our own office?” Source: