Congratulations to the Berkshire Hathaway HomesServices KoenigRubloff Third Quarter 2014 Award Winners!

We’ve done it again! The agents and offices of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group have received national recognition for their third quarter sales success.

 

 

Congratulations to:

Sales Professional and Team Awards:

The Lowe Group – Lincoln Park | Clark – #1 in Illinois for Total GCI and #2 for Residential Units

The MG Group – Lincoln Park | Clybourn – #1 in Illinois for Residential Units and #2 for Total GCI

Ivona Kutermankiewcz Group – Lincoln Park | Clybourn – #3 in Illinois for Total GCI

Patty Murray Team – Glen Ellyn – #3 in Illinois for Residential Units

Office Awards:

Mag Mile Office – #3 Office in the Midwest Offices of 75+ Sales Professionals in U.S. Midwest for Total GCI and Residential Units

Lincoln Park | Clybourn Office – #2 Office in the Midwest Offices of 75+ Sales Professionals in U.S. Midwest for Total GCI and Residential Units

Webster Office – #2 Office in the Midwest Offices of 1 -20 Sales Professionals in U.S. Midwest for Total GCI

Congratulations on your third quarter success!

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is 2014 “Startup of the Year”!

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices was honored with the Gold Stevie Award as 2014’s “Startup of the Year” from the American Business Awards.  The event, now in its 12th year, presented Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices President Stephen Phillips with the award on Friday, June 13th during a ceremony at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park Hotel.  There were more than 3,000 nominations in various categories.  Judging was done by 240 executives worldwide.  KoenigRubloff is thrilled to be included and wants to thank each of its agents and staff for being a part of the brand’s growth!  To read more, please click here.

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Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year

Check out the latest TV spot from Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, promoting our distinction as “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year”!  Our national brand received the highest numerical Equity Score among Real Estate Agency brands included in the 2014 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study, which is based on opinions of 41,806 U.S. consumers ages 15 and over surveyed online.

Home Values on the Rise!

Summer is off to a busy start and home values are on the rise!  Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group is proud to be your trusted source for the latest housing data, market trends, and community news.   We are pleased to offer our monthly newsletter, “Your Real Estate Insider”.  Please click below to read through our June 2014 issue.

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New Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Ad in Wall Street Journal!

Check out our new ad promoting Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” Harris Poll award. You can find it in the Main News section of today’s Wall Street Journal. This is yet another example of the fantastic marketing and support we receive within the BHHS network! If you miss it today, the WSJ will print it again on May 5th.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group Makes Waves!

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The launch of BHHS KoenigRubloff has been the talk of town! News of the merger has spread to several press outlets over the past few days!

 

Mary Ellen Podmolik of the Tribune’s Business section wrote about the presence of the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices brand in our markets, as well as the combined strength of our leadership team from both companies. You can read the full piece here.

 

The Chicago Tribune also featured an editorial in its Winnetka-Northfield edition. The Winnetka piece mentions the office’s ribbon cutting ceremony, which included members of the Winnetka Chamber of Commerce.

 

Dennis Rodkin of Crain’s Chicago Business wrote an in-depth article discussing how BHHS KoenigRubloff is “Connecting Local Roots”. The piece includes quotes from Ron Peltier, Chief Executive Officer of HomeServices of America and BHHS KoenigRubloff’s very own President, Michael Pierson. Michael is quoted saying, “From a consumer standpoint, you can’t find a more trusted name.” To read the full article, please click here.

 

Other mentions include Justin Greenberg, Vice President and Managing Broker of our Park Ridge office. The Northwest suburban outlet Journal & Topics wrote a piece here. The Niles Herald-Spectator also made note of our merger in a recent mention.  Finally our Harbor Country office made waves along the shore when it launched its new office signage. HarborCountryNews.com featured the office’s ribbon cutting here.

 

Please see below for even MORE merger mentions!

 

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Elmhurst        Naperville
Evanston        Northbrook
Glenview        Wheaton
Hinsdale         Winnetka

 

This is great exposure for all of our markets and we are going to keep the momentum going! We will pass along both company and agent news alerts as they come in.

The Power of The Brand!

As we head into the weekend, we wanted to pass along two fantastic videos from leaders within the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network. Michael Slevin from Denver, Colorado and Linda Sherrer in Jacksonville, Florida have shared their stories about the overwhelming response from consumers to the new Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices brand. Please feel free to share your feedback in the comment section below.

Linda Sherrer – Founder, President and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty

 

Michael Slevin – Owner, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties

Two Magnificent Companies Become One!

Last night, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty group gathered inside Navy Pier’s Grand Ballroom for a spectacular awards ceremony and brand launch. The awards honored the 2013 achievements of brokers from the two, now merged organizations. Nancy Nagy, Michael Pierson and Chris Eigel were joined by Ron Peltier, Chairman and CEO of HomeServices of America and Stephen Phillips, Chief Operating Officer of HSF Affiliates.

The ceremony was followed by cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. The presentation and festivities have been captured in some great photos. To view the album, please click here. We will be adding more as they come in. Thanks to all who made this such a special night, and congratulations to all of our 2013 award winners!

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Caroline Bošković Mentioned in Huffington Post!

Caroline Bošković of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff’s Mag Mile office is mentioned in Huff Po HOME! The article, entitled “April Pools”, highlights eight amazing indoor pools from across the country. Caroline’s listing, 94 Hawthorne Road in Barrington Hills, is over 33,000 square feet, and also features a 1,300-bottle wine cellar and 6-car garage. To read the full article, please click here.

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