Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate Blog

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Ranked #1 in Sales for the 9th Straight Year

01/16/2019

Thanks to the best customers, clients, agents and support staff in the business, BHHS recorded another record-breaking year for real estate sales in Lee County – more than doubling the sales volume of the next closest real estate competitor. According to the Alabama Center for Real Estate, residential sales in Lee County were up 12.7% over 2017 and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices garnered the largest portion of the increase with over $260 million in local sales. The Auburn-Opelika market remained extremely active throughout 2018 with a new low of only 62 days on the market for residential. BHHS' large agent network…

Tags: Real Estate Sales Lee County Al, Best Real Estate Companies Auburn Al, Reals Estate Sales Results 2018

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Named Official Real Estate Partner of the Auburn Tigers

01/02/2019

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate is excited to be named the “Official Real Estate Partner of the Auburn Tigers.” This unique partnership brings together two internationally recognized brands with a long history of performance and accomplishment. “The game day experience is one that introduces many people to the benefits of making Auburn their home,” said Stacy Williams Jordan, Owner and CEO of BHHS Preferred Real Estate. “We’re excited to help enhance that experience across all sports at Auburn University and look forward to meeting more fans looking to make a move to The Plains.” Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ partnership includes…

Tags: Auburn Tigers, Auburn Basketball, Auburn Football

The Legacy at Cary Creek Offering $10,000 in Design Upgrades and Options

12/09/2018

Auburn, Alabama's most awarded Active Adult 55+ community is excited to announce a special holiday gift just for you. When you close on one of our currently available new homes by December 31, 2018, you'll receive $10,000 in design upgrades and options. This special gift could take these already exquisite homes to the next level. Visit TheLegacyAtCaryCreek.com to see available homes, amenities, floor plans and more. For additional information and a personal tour contact Brooke Pierce or Lee Alice Johnson at (334) 526-0679.

Tags: The Legacy, Cary Creek, Active Adult Community, 55+ Community

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Presents First Ever Auburn Kickoff Kid Contest

09/11/2018

Auburn-Opelika's #1 Real Estate Company is excited to offer Tiger fans age 5-12 the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime game day experience on the Plains. The Auburn Kickoff Kid contest was created as part of BHHS' exclusive Official Partnership with Auburn Athletics and will be part of the on-field excitement at every home football game this season! "We're proud to be named The Official Real Estate Partner of the Auburn Tigers and the Kickoff Kid contest is a great way to involve young fans in the excitement of game day," said BHHS Owner and CEO, Stacy Williams Jordan. Parents can…

East Alabama’s #1 Real Estate Company Kick-Starts the Summer with Cool Treats, Community Involvement and Celebrations!

07/02/2018

BHHS Preferred Real Estate is back at the ball fields – providing a cool, sweet treat for little league players, coaches and families at select local games. Berkshire Hathaway has been sponsoring little league teams since the company was founded but goes the extra mile to provide FREE Kona Ice at games throughout the season. The family atmosphere that goes with little league baseball is one of the top reasons so many families are making the move to Auburn and BHHS Preferred Real Estate is happy to add to the excitement. A large group was assembled for the first Auburn…

Tags: Kona Ice, Baby Showers, Community Service

Good Eats, Cool Treats and Dr. Goodall’s Chimpanzees

05/22/2018

Part of Berkshire Hathaway’s success is because of the company’s continued commitment to the community they live and work in. This is true not only for the cities of Auburn and Opelika, but also for their very own “neighborhood” at 1810 East Glenn Avenue. The annual neighborhood block party was a wonderful time of fellowship and food that brought together Berkshire Hathaway’s neighbors on either side. Guests from InterLinc Mortgage and Donaldson & Donaldson Attorneys and their families joined agents, staff and family from both residential and commercial divisions of BHHS for ribs, burgers, hotdogs and all the trimmings. “This…

Tags: Philanthropy, Kona Ice, Women's Philanthropy Board

Professional Development, Community Support, Team Building… Vital Parts of High-Level Performance at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

04/18/2018

The business of real estate is continually changing, and Auburn-Opelika’s #1 Real Estate Company has always been committed to investing in the growth and knowledge of every team member. Constantly sharpening the skills of our agents and support staff will always be a top priority at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate. Even with the hectic pace of the recent market, BHHS Owner and CEO, Stacy Williams Jordan, arranged for agents to hear nationally recognized speaker and trainer, Juanita McDowell, in a private training session at the Berkshire Hathaway offices. “Juanita has a wealth of knowledge in the real estate,…

Tags: Agents, Realtors, Bowling, Continuing Education

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