Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate Blog

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate Recognizes Top-Performing Agents at Annual Awards Banquet

03/26/2018

At their recent Annual Awards Banquet, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices presented a long list of national sales awards recognizing top real estate sales performance in 2017. Most notably, BHHS Preferred Real Estate received the Round Table Award for the second consecutive year 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, but also for the Auburn-Opelika real estate industry as a whole. The agent team of Ryan Edwards and Annie Williams took…

Tags: Awards Banquet, Annual Awards, Awards And Honors

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate's Annual Retreat Gets FIRED UP with Coach Bruce Pearl and Auburn Basketball

01/19/2018

Planning and goal setting have always been major components of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate's success. In fact, these two important disciplines played a large role in Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate's being #1 in Lee County Real Estate sales for the 8th consecutive year. Planning for 2018 was ramped up in early January with the Annual Retreat. This year’s retreat was held in the Super Suite at Auburn Arena and our guest speaker for the day was Head Basketball Coach, Bruce Pearl. Coach Pearl gave us some great insights on planning, staying motivated and building relationships throughout…

Tags: BHHSInvolved, Real Estate Goals, Annual Retreat

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate Ends 2017 By Giving Back, Awarding Success and Celebrating the Season!

12/31/2017

With the holiday season in full swing and the craziness that every year-end brings, the award-winning agents and staff of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate made time to focus on giving back to the community that they love and cherish. Through the Lee County Association Of Realtors Community Service Project, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate was able to share some Christmas joy by providing for a family through Lee County Youth Development Center. The entire Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate's team enjoyed picking out and wrapping a large donation of gifts – everything from socks, shoes, underwear…

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

12/04/2017

The agents and support staff at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate 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 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate volunteers provided sorting and packaging support with a large group of agents and support staff…

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

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

11/03/2017

This fall has been one of the busiest on record for the award-winning agents and staff at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices 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. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate 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…

Tags: Presenting Sponsor, Auburn Chamber Golf Classic, BHHSInvolved

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

10/11/2017

It’s no secret that most of the award-winning agents and support staff at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices 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…

Tags: Auburn Football, Touchdown Club

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

09/05/2017

Even though the award-winning agents at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices 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 Homeservices Preferred Real Estate was on hand at the East Alabama Food Bank to prepare monthly food boxes for individuals and families. Preferreed Real Estate 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…

Tags: Auburn Real Estate, Bhhs Auburn, BHHSInvolved

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate Plays Vital Role in Local Youth Sports

07/07/2017

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, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estatesponsors 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 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate CEO and Owner,…

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

06/29/2017

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