Jun 18

Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty Secures Exclusive “Home of the Day” Multi-Media Marketing Platform with Puget Sound Business Journal Network


Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) September 04, 2014

Realogics Sothebys International Realty, the Pacific Northwests largest affiliate for the global real estate network, announced today an exclusive marketing agreement with The Puget Sound Business Journal (PSBJ) to sponsor a daily property showcase on its multi-media platform. The Home of the Day will be selected from the brokerage firms inventory listed for sale and broadcast on the PSBJs website alongside feature articles, within a dedicated hosted web portal and as part of the popular afternoon newsletter that reaches nearly 20,000 subscribers. The platform will also soon feature a dynamic voting component so consumers can register their preferences for the Home of the Week, which will be further promoted online and in print within the weekly newspaper. The Home of the Day is now live.

We are grateful to be the exclusive real estate brokerage for this compelling marketing engagement, says Andrea Savage, Marketing Manager for Seattle-based Realogics Sothebys International Realty. This is the perfect pairing. We are known for properties of distinction throughout the region and The Puget Sound Business Journal has a tremendous following across all industries in the Pacific Northwest. Together well explore the business of extraordinary living as part of this unique residential showcase. Well serve it up on a daily basis with a slideshow of photos, video, a property description, broker profile and more.

Savage notes that real estate has become a very popular topic to view and discuss, spawning countless blogs and social media spectacles of recent. In January 2012, The Puget Sound Business Journal reported the most viewed story of 2011 was a slideshow about downtown penthouses being sold by Realogics Sothebys International Realty. To be sure, articles, blog posts and slideshows relating to residential real estate is an increasing trend, according to Gordon Prouty, Publisher of The Puget Sound Business Journal. This was confirmed again in June when the brokerage firm inserted a 100-page glossy magazine called The Collection inside The Puget Sound Business Journal to great fanfare.

Weve known Realogics Sothebys International Realty to be a progressive marketing firm and so its of little surprise we have their sponsorship for Home of the Day here in the Puget Sound Region, said Prouty. Their brokers represent exceptional listings of all property types and price points and soon they will gain enhanced exposure across our entire platform. This is a tremendous local complement to their global reach.

Prouty reports The Home of the Day platform is already running in several metro areas including San Francisco and North Carolina. For more information visit [http://www.NWHomeoftheDay.com.

About Realogics Sothebys International Realty – Artfully uniting extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives Realogics Sothebys International Realty is a leading global sales and marketing brokerage firm in the Pacific Northwest with among the highest average property values according to Trendgraphix. Recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal amongst the fastest-growing private companies in Washington State for 2012 and 2013, the boutique real estate firm of 100+ brokers and employees consistently ranks among the top producing firms within the markets that it serves with branches in downtown Seattle, Bainbridge Island, Kirkland and coming soon to Issaquah.

EDITORS NOTES: For high-resolution photography contact Bryan Clothier at 206.448.5752 or email Bryan(dot)Clothier(at)SothebysRealty(dot)com.







Sep 13

Prudential PenFed Realty Recognized by Brookfield Global Relocation Services for Top Level Performance


Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 04, 2013

Prudential PenFed Realty was recognized for several accomplishments at the 2013 Brookfield GRS Forum held in Phoenix, Ariz. August 26-29.

“We pride ourselves on the level of commitment that both our staff and our real estate professionals demonstrate in everything that they do. It comes to no great surprise that our Business Development Department has won these awards as their day to day efforts set the bar for exemplary performance,” said Kevin Wiles, president mid-Atlantic region of Prudential PenFed Realty.

For the third consecutive year, and the fourth time in the last five years, Prudential PenFed Realty has received the Spirit of Partnership Award. It was awarded this year for their work done on group moves. This is the top award given to brokers in the Brookfield Global Relocation Services network (formally Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services, Inc.).

This award is a reflection of all the hard work that goes into always delivering premier level service. We congratulate our entire team which includes the staff and real estate sales professionals that worked so diligently to achieve this prestigious award, said Alissa Hileman, CRP, manager of Corporate Relocation and Broker to Broker at Prudential PenFed Realty. Alissa is gCertified with Brookfield Global Relocation Services.

The 2013 North American Performance Award for Destination Services was awarded to Prudential PenFed Realty in recognition of outstanding relocation referral performance and demonstrating the highest levels of external outreach and partnering with Brookfield Global Relocation Services on group moves. This award was presented to those brokerages in the network who achieved 100% conversion on destination referrals.

I am extremely fortunate to work with a premiere, dedicated Business Development Staff and certified relocation agents that go the extra mile each day for the transferees they are assigned. They are without a doubt, BEYOND EXCELLENT. These three outstanding awards are a testament to the broad spectrum of talent and success of our team members, said Hellen Valle, CRP, vice president of Business Development at Prudential PenFed Realty. Hellen Valle is a member of Brookfield Global Relocation Services relocation advisory council, is a mentor for other brokers in the network, has served on the government review team, and is gCertified.

In addition to the aforementioned awards, Prudential PenFed Realtys Inventory Division was awarded first place by Brookfield Global Relocation. This award recognizes the companys outstanding results in direct home selling costs, Broker Market Analysis (BMA) variance, days on market, and performance improvement.

Our inventory department is proud and honored to be selected, from a field of exceptional brokers, to receive this award for a second time. We are fortunate to have a team of extraordinary agents and staff who are committed to exceeding our clients expectations. Their dedication and talents make this kind of success possible, said Robert Flynn, managing broker, Inventory/REO at Prudential PenFed Realty.

About Prudential Real Estate and HSF Affiliates LLC

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About Prudential PenFed Realty

Prudential PenFed Realty, wholly owned by PenFed (Pentagon Federal Credit Union), is a full-service real estate company with an annual sales volume over $ 1.7 billion; serving PenFed members as well as the general public. Recognized as a leading real estate company in its service area, it is ranked among the top Prudential affiliates nationwide. Over 1,700 top-notch sales professionals work out of Prudential PenFed Realtys 49 offices to provide complete real estate services nationwide.

Prudential PenFed Realty is an affiliate of the Brookfield/Home Service Franchise (Formerly Prudential Real Estate) Residential Property Services network. Its franchises are independently owned and operated. The network provides franchises with numerous benefits, including access to Prudential Real Estates Online Seller Advantage