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22 Agents Recognized for National Sales Excellence at the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Annual Awards Banquet


At their recent Annual Awards Banquet, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices presented numerous national sales awards recognizing top real estate sales performance in 2016. Most notably, BHHS 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, but also for the Auburn-Opelika real estate industry as a whole. Check out the full photo gallery from the evening at the end of the award announcements! The agent…

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Berkshire Hathaway Honored to Present Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting Again


Berkshire Hathway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate was honored to present the 68th Annual Meeting of the Auburn Chamber of Commerce at Auburn Arena on Wednesday. Over 760 business leaders from the manufacturing, service, retail and non-profit sectors gathered for fellowship, food and "A Time To Celebrate." It was truly a "Chamber of Commerce Day" on the campus of Auburn University, with mild temperatures and a slight breeze blowing. The Auburn Chamber staff and volunteers did a magnificent job of decorating and preparing the Arena for such a large gathering. With a tasteful black and white theme that included over 100…

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BHHS Committed to Community Service and High Level Training


BHHS Agents and staff have continued to show a high level of support for local non-profits in the Auburn-Opelika area. After an active holiday season, where helping others is on the top of residents’ minds, the Food Bank of East Alabama begins to see a slowdown in donations and volunteers. Unfortunately, the need remains strong and Berkshire Hathaway agents rose to the calling and committed to a day of service each month in 2017. Agents and staff participate in loading and unloading of food and supplies, clean-up and any other tasks this vital organization needs. Just one more way that…

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BHHS Finishes the Year with Highest Sales Volume in Company History! Moves the Bar Even Higher for 2017


Auburn-Opelika’s #1 Real Estate Company finished 2016 with the highest sales volume in company history. BHHS had a sales volume of $222,981,622 – over $100 million more than the next closest company with an average sales price that was over $73,000 higher than the next closest volume competitor. The bar has been set high for 2017 and agents and support staff are working harder than ever to serve customers and clients in the new year. To end the holiday season, The Legacy at Cary Creek held a very special Homeowner’s Dinner in the beautifully decorated clubhouse. Current residents and guests…

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The Holiday Season Brings Sharing and Giving at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices


During this past holiday season, the agents and support staff of Auburn-Opelika’s #1 independently owned and operated Real Estate Company were focused on giving thanks and sharing the blessings of another record-breaking year. To get the holiday season started right, the BHHS family gathered to give thanks with a full blown Thanksgiving luncheon. The meal included traditional favorites like turkey, ham, dressing and mashed potatoes with gravy, but also included family specialties like cornbread soufflé, sweet potato casserole, homemade pies and of course, Stacy’s 7-layer salad. A special prayer of thanksgiving was delivered by Amy Smith and set the tone…

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BHHS Preferred Real Estate Continues Support of FCA as Presenting Sponsor


BHHS Preferred Real Estate continues to support the local Lee County chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes as they play a vital role in the spiritual lives of thousands of students throughout East Alabama. FCA’s major fundraising event was held on November 1st with the theme “Ten Years of Thankfulness” to mark the organizations tenth year of local ministry in East Alabama. As presenting sponsor of the annual banquet, Berkshire Hathaway was proud underwrite this important fundraising effort that featured a keynote testimony from Auburn University Head Baseball Coach, Butch Thompson. It was also a joy to see over…

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Lee County's Largest Real Estate Company Adds Two New Agents


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is excited to announce the addition of two new REALTORS to their growing agent roster. Elysa Brown and Alma Lacy Craft hail from opposite ends of the country, but have at least one thing in common – their love of seeing customers find the perfect home. Elysa Brown Growing up on Lake Ontario in upstate New York, Elysa Brown never dreamt of winding up in Alabama. But meeting and marrying the perfect southern boy from ???? made it all a reality. “God works in mysterious ways,” commented Elysa. “I just can’t believe I’ve made my home in…

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BHHS Business After Hours a Big Hit with Local Community


Auburn-Opelika's largest independently owned and operated real estate company hosted yet another fabulous Business After Hours at the Auburn University Golf Club on October 11th. Click here to get the full story and to view a HUGE photo gallery from this special event.

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BHHS Invites All Chamber Members to a "Southern Golf" Business After Hours on Tuesday, October 11th


Auburn-Opelika's #1 Real Estate Company has prepared an amazing Business After Hours for Chamber members on Tuesday, October 11th. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is teaming up with The Auburn University Club to introduce the local business community to several exciting new golf community developments as well as the great amenities that the AU Club has to offer. The evening begins at 5pm when five qualifiers from the 2016 Chamber Golf Classic will attempt to make a hole-in-one on the 9th hole. The first hole-in-one wins $400,000 towards a new home in Auburn. Based on the final group of qualifiers, there is…

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