Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate Blog

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A Thanksgiving Season Filled with Powerful Inspiration, Giving Back and Good Food


The agents and support staff at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices remained connected to the community through a variety of philanthropic and motivational events - even during one of the busiest real estate sales months on record. The month began with an exceptional effort to raise awareness and donations for the Food Bank of East Alabama. The 2017 “Beat Bama Food Drive” raised an amazing 232,544 pounds of food in the fight against hunger in East Alabama. Our BHHS volunteers provided sorting and packaging support with a large group of agents and support staff participating. As a part of the Company’s commitment…

Tags: Thanksgiving, Potluck Dinner, Food Bank, Women's Philanthropy Board

Fall Season in Auburn-Opelika Keeps Agents and Staff Jumpin’ at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices


This fall has been one of the busiest on record for the award-winning agents and staff at BHHS Preferred Real Estate. Staying healthy during such a hectic season is a top priority, so the company arranged for Katie Long, a Registered Pharmacist, to provide flu shots for agents, staff and their families. Katie was available throughout the day to administer this year’s vaccine. BHHS was excited to have Owner and CEO, Stacy Williams Jordan, “locked up” for charity through this year’s Muscular Dystrophy Association Lock-Up. Stacy set her sights on doubling the normal goal in order unlock a cure for…

Tags: Presenting Sponsor, Auburn Chamber Golf Classic, BHHSInvolved

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Supports the Auburn Tigers and Exceptional Lee County High School Students Through the Auburn Touchdown Club


It’s no secret that most of the award-winning agents and support staff at BHHS Preferred Real Estate are huge Auburn fans. This year, the company has taken their love of Auburn even further by becoming the Presenting Sponsor of the Auburn Touchdown Club. The Touchdown Club is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising scholarship dollars to help students from Lee County attend Auburn University. Members interact with the football program in a more personal manner and invest in the lives of exceptional students from our area. The first two meetings have been sold out events that featured speakers and presentations…

Tags: Auburn Football, Touchdown Club

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Closes Out the Summer with Community Service and a Little Bit of Fun


Even though the award-winning agents at BHHS Preferred Real Estate had one of the most busy and successful summers on record, Auburn-Opelika’s #1 real estate company still found time to volunteer in the community and enjoy some fun together. A great group of volunteers from Berkshire Hathaway was on hand at the East Alabama Food Bank to prepare monthly food boxes for individuals and families. BHHS has made a regular commitment to serving at the food bank and it is always a great time of fellowship with other volunteers. The need in the community is particularly great when the community…

Tags: Auburn Real Estate, Bhhs Auburn, BHHSInvolved

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Plays Vital Role in Local Youth Sports


If you live in the Auburn-Opelika area and support local sports teams or have children that play sports, you’ve probably encountered the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate brand on numerous occasions. As the #1 Real Estate Company in East Alabama, BHHS sponsors and supports more youth sports teams than any other real estate company in the market. “From little league and all-star baseball to AHS Varsity baseball, golf, lacrosse, volleyball and cheerleading… We love to support team sports that build character and rally the community,” explained BHHS CEO and Owner, Stacy Williams Jordan. “It’s one of the things that…

Tags: Little League, Youth Sports, Ahs Sports, Auburn High School Sports

The Legacy at Cary Creek is Auburn's Most Awarded Active Adult (55+) Community


At the recent Women's Council of REALTOR's "Tour of Homes", Auburn's premiere Active Adult community was awarded four blue ribbons for outstanding design and construction. Locals and out-of-town visitors enjoyed a full day of touring new homes throughout the East Alabama area and judges critiqued each home for quality and craftsmanship. (Custom Home Builder, Michael Allen Monk, and Developer, Charles Pick, display the blue ribbons along with The Legacy Sales and Marketing Team, Lee Alice Johnson, Brooke Pierce and Stacy Williams Jordan) The Blue Ribbon categories included: Overall Exterior Design and Workmanship Overall Interior Design and Workmanship Overall Kitchen Design…

Tags: Cary Creek, The Legacy, Retire In Auburn

East Alabama’s #1 Real Estate Company Gets The Summer Started with Community Service, Continuing Education and Relaxation


Even as school comes to an end and families begin their summer vacations, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate remains focused on serving the community we love to live in. Our monthly commitment to the East Alabama Food Bank was in full swing as a team of agents helped pack 418 boxes for senior citizens living below the poverty level in our area. These boxes are distributed along with fresh produce, meats and dairy items each month and are provided as a supplemental box to enhance any other support these seniors receive. Packing over 400 food boxes requires many hands…

Tags: BHHSInvolved

Community Support is a Major Part of Berkshire Hathaway’s Record-Breaking


This past month, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate celebrated a record-breaking year of real estate sales and service in the Auburn-Opelika market, with more than twenty BHHS Agents receiving national recognition for exceptional sales performance. Additionally, the company as a whole was awarded two Round Table awards, recognizing BHHS as the #1 office in the South Region in sales performance categories. “I’m constantly amazed by the drive, determination and skill of our agents and support staff,” commented BHHS Owner and CEO, Stacy Williams Jordan. “To be recognized nationally for their hard work and dedication is something to be celebrated.”…

Tags: Community Service, BHHSInvolved

22 Agents Recognized for National Sales Excellence at the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate Annual Awards Dinner


At their recent Annual Awards Banquet, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate presented numerous national sales awards recognizing top real estate sales performance in 2016. Most notably, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate received the Round Table Award as the #1 office in the South Region for residential units and third place in the South Region for GCI (Gross Commission Income). This is a tremendous accomplishment not only for the local office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, but also for the Auburn-Opelika real estate industry as a whole. Check out the full photo gallery from the evening at…

Tags: Realtors, Awards Banquet, BHHS Awards