Bob Bankowski has had a diverse and extensive career in the real estate industry, which began at a young age while growing up in Stamford, CT. As the son of a builder, Bob was introduced to and inspired by the world of real estate. He initially started working as a maintenance mechanic for a national apartment and condominium developer. Due to his dedication and skills, Bob quickly climbed the ranks and was promoted to the position of property manager, overseeing multiple sites throughout the state.
Later, Bob ventured into entrepreneurship and successfully opened a remodeling company in Hamden, CT. As part of his involvement in the industry, he joined the Homebuilders Association of New Haven and the Connecticut Homebuilders Association. Bob’s passion for his work and his commitment to the industry led to him becoming the past president of the Homebuilders Association of New Haven County. He served on the board of directors for both organizations for many years, contributing his expertise and experience.
In recognition of his achievements, the Homebuilders Association of New Haven County honored Bob in 2001 as Builder of the Year. He was also named Connecticut Homebuilders Association Remodeler of the Year. Bob’s dedication to serving his community extended beyond his professional work. He was one of the first and longstanding volunteer members of the Town of Hamden Office of Emergency Management and volunteered for Americares Homefront Day.
Bob’s commitment to service can be seen through his involvement with the Elks Hamden Lodge 2224. For over twenty years, he has been an active member, and in 2019, he was recognized as Elk of the Year. Currently, Bob serves as a Trustee and continues to volunteer for maintenance projects within the lodge.
Presently, Bob is employed by the State of Connecticut as a maintenance supervisor for the Department of Corrections. Despite his varied roles and responsibilities, Bob has maintained his real estate license for close to 30 years. His wealth of knowledge and experience in the field make him an invaluable resource for his real estate clients, providing them with guidance and information to make informed decisions.