HomeServices Relocation Announces Release of New Video

MINNEAPOLIS (June 24, 2019) – HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today the public release of a video describing how traditional relocation industry pricing creates conflicts of interest inconsistent with the fiduciary responsibility and standards of care required by clients of a professional Relocation Management Company (RMC).

As part of HomeServices Relocation’s True Partner plan which advocates for minimizing the stress associated with administration of relocation programs, reducing relocation tax burdens for the employer and working in the clients’ best interest to control costs, the video outlines the benefits associated with a return to fee structured pricing.

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HomeServices Relocation Announces Release of New White Paper

MINNEAPOLIS (June 11, 2019) – HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today the public release of a white paper describing the unintentional consequences of tax law change and the potential for hidden savings for employers who use the services of a relocation management company (RMC).

“Putting the spotlight on taxable commissions and rebates” is a white paper written to assist human resources, procurement and financial professionals understand how tax law changes ushered in by the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017 are affecting employer costs associated with household goods (HHG) shipment and expense reimbursements or payments for their employee relocation programs.

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HomeServices of America Featured Cover Story in RIS Media July 2019 Issue

On the heels of commemorating its 20th anniversary in 2018, HomeServices of America has a new milestone to celebrate this year: taking the No. 1 spot in U.S. residential transactions. While you could attribute several factors to the firm’s place at the top of the leaderboard—the advantages of being a national network with local leadership; a seasoned and accessible executive team; technology and core services that help agents serve consumers for life—one reason trumps all others: HomeServices of America’s steadfast commitment to putting people first.

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Steven M. John, SCRP, SGMS-T, Gives Leadership Unplugged Interview

May 10, 2019: Steven M. John, President and CEO, HomeServices Relocation sits down with Peggy Smith, SCRP, SGMS-T, President and CEO, Worldwide ERC, at the 2019 WERC Americas Mobility Conference in Atlanta.

Speaking from the WERC “It’s About You” set during the Americas Mobility Conference in Atlanta, Steven M. John lends his leadership insight to Peggy Smith’s questions about managing change, the war for talent, the future of technology and company culture.

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HomeServices of America is Now the Country’s Largest Real Estate Company

NO. 1 RANKING IS THE FIRST TIME HOMESERVICES HAS SECURED TOP SPOT IN INDUSTRY

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced that it has earned the title of the country’s largest residential real estate company based on transaction sides, according to the REAL TRENDS 500 report. In 2018, the company’s sales associates closed 346,629 residential transactions reflecting a 5.6% increase over 2017. The REAL TRENDS ranking is based on 2018 closed transaction sides for the country’s top-500 brokerages.

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Nation’s Leading Real Estate Brokerage Taps Oracle as it Modernizes Home Buying and Selling

March 19, 2019: Berkshire Hathaway affiliate HomeServices of America teams with Oracle to revolutionize the home buying and selling process

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and one of the country’s premier providers of homeownership services, has selected Oracle Cloud to power the reimagination of the home buying and selling process. With Oracle Cloud, HomeServices is transforming its operating model to enable its affiliated brands to offer a superior customer experience.

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Milan Estate Agency Maggi Group Real Estate to Join U.S.-based Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

January 16, 2019: Respected residential and commercial agency will operate as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Maggi Properties Starting Late February

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices announced expansion of its franchise network into Northern Italy with the signing of Maggi Group Real Estate, a respected residential and commercial real estate operator serving greater Milan and the Emilia Romagna, Liguria, Lombardy and Veneto regions.

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HomeServices of America® Expands its Executive Leadership Team

January 15, 2019: HomeServices of America® Growth Brings Substantial Opportunity

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the expansion of its executive leadership team to support the rapid and unprecedented growth of the organization.

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Ron Peltier Tops List of Most Powerful and Influential Leaders in Real Estate Industry

January 14, 2019: Ron Peltier, chairman and CEO, HomeServices of America®, named to the 2019 Swanepoel Power 200 List

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today congratulated Ron Peltier, chairman and CEO, together with executives from across its brokerage and franchise companies for being named to the 2019 Swanepoel Power 200 list. The Swanepoel Power 200 is a comprehensive roster of leading CEOs and senior executives whose leadership and experience drive the industry and their organizations.

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HomeServices of America® Announces the Acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty

January 9, 2019:  BHHS Florida Realty Acquired

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced that it has acquired Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty, one of Florida’s leading residential real estate companies, and its affiliate title company-Florida Title and Guarantee Agency. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty, one of Florida’s leading residential real estate companies, and its affiliate title company-Florida Title and Guarantee Agency.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Ambassador Real Estate is ranked on the 2018 Top Company Cultures List presented by Entrepreneur Magazine and Energage

November 1, 2018: BHHS AMB Ranked on Entrepreneur’s Top Company Cultures List

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Ambassador Real Estate (BHHS AMB) was recently ranked on Entrepreneur’s Top Company Cultures list, a comprehensive ranking of U.S.-based businesses exhibiting high-performance cultures created in partnership with employee engagement platform and service provider Energage. The Top Company Cultures list has placed Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Ambassador Real Estate as 2nd  in the Best Corporate Cultures in the Large Company Category and is THE ONLY Residential Real Estate Company on the list!

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Ebby Halliday Companies Announces New CEO

October 25, 2018: Kelly Named CEO

The Ebby Halliday Companies announced today that Chris Kelly has been named chief executive officer. Mary Frances Burleson, longtime president and CEO, will now focus on the Ebby Halliday Foundation, a nonprofit organization created to honor the legacy and philanthropic commitment of the company’s namesake, Ebby Halliday.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties Named No. 1 Top Workplace in Connecticut

October 9, 2018: 7th Consecutive Year Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties Ranked a Top Workplace

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties is excited to be named the #1 Top Workplace in the state by The Hartford Courant and The Connecticut Post. This is the 7th consecutive year Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties has been ranked a Top Workplace.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty Executive VP Christy Budnick Appointed President and CEO

September 10, 2018: Budnick Appointed to President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, one of the most dynamic and respected real estate firms in Northeast Florida, announced today that Christy Budnick has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), assuming full executive leadership responsibilities of the firm, effective immediately.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Applauds Eight Network Agents Honored With the NAHREP Top 250 Latino Agents Award

September 3, 2018: Top Latino Agents

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, part of the HSF Affiliates LLC family of real estate brokerage franchise networks, congratulated eight network sales professionals for ranking among the top 250 Latino agents by number of transactions in the U.S., as tracked by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®).

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HomeServices Relocation Recognizes New Certified Professional (CRP®)

July 26, 2018: Gary Conerly Earns Worldwide (ERC®) CRP® Designation

HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is pleased to announce that Gary Conerly, Director of Business Development, has earned the Certified Relocation Professional (CRP®) designation through Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association. Gary is one of 119 members earning the Certified Relocation Professional (CRP®) designation.

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HomeServices of America® Announces the Acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Ambassador Real Estate

June 19, 2018: Acquisition Further Expands HomeServices’ Presence in the Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska Markets

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced that it has acquired Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Ambassador Real Estate as well as an ownership interest in Ambassador Title Services. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, Ambassador Real Estate serves the Omaha, Lincoln, Council Bluffs, Fremont, and Dundee communities with 630 sales associates operating in five sales offices.

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Ebby Halliday Companies to Join HomeServices of America, Inc.

June 4, 2018: Ebby Halliday Companies is the Largest Private Residential Real Estate Company in Texas by Sales Volume

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced it has acquired the Ebby Halliday Companies, the largest private residential real estate company in Texas by sales volume. The acquisition includes Ebby Halliday’s three real estate brands.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Named ‘Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year’ in 2018 Harris Poll Equitrend® Study

May 23, 2018: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Received the Highest Ranking in the Real Estate Agency Category  

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, part of the HSF Affiliates LLC family of real estate brokerage franchise networks, today announced it was recognized as “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” and “Most Trusted Real Estate Brand” in the 30th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend® study.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Announces First Global Franchise Alliance

March 5, 2018: Rubina Real Estate GmbH Will Operate as HomeServices Rubina Real Estate Starting April

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices today announced the signing of its first global franchisee, Rubina Real Estate GmbH, an award-winning real estate brokerage serving central Berlin and neighboring regions. The brokerage will operate as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Rubina Real Estate starting in April.

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HomeServices Relocation Expands Business Development Team

February 20, 2018: Gary Conerly joins HomeServices Relocation as Director of Business Development

HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is pleased to announce that Gary Conerly has joined our team as Director of Business Development.

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HomeServices of America Leaders Recognized with Industry Honors

January 17, 2018: HomeServices’ executives recognized on the 2018 Swanepoel Power 200

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today congratulated executives from across its brokerage and franchise companies for being named to the 2018 Swanepoel Power 200 list. The Swanepoel Power 200 is a comprehensive roster of leading CEOs and senior executives whose leadership and experience drive the industry and their organizations.

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Relocation Directors Council Announces the Appointment of Steven M. John to its Advisory Board

January 12, 2018: The Relocation Directors Council, Inc. announces the appointment of Steven M. John to the Relocation Directors Council Advisory Board for the 2018-2019 term

Steven M. John serves as President and CEO of HomeServices Relocation, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In this role, Steven is responsible for leadership in all aspects of the business and provides direct management for strategy, sales and marketing, client relations and technology.

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HomeServices of America® Acquires The Long & Foster Companies

September 6, 2017: Transaction Positions HomeServices to Become Nation’s Leading Home Ownership Services Provider

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced that it has acquired The Long & Foster Companies, Inc., the largest private residential real estate company in the United States by sales volume. The acquisition includes Long & Foster’s family of companies, including Long & Foster Real Estate and its market-leading affiliated business lines in mortgage, settlement services, insurance, and property management.

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HomeServices Relocation Congratulates Two New Certified Relocation Professionals

July 19, 2017: Mary-Grace Ellington and Jessica Brandt Earn Worldwide ERC® CRP® Designation

HomeServices Relocation announces Mary-Grace Ellington, Accounting Supervisor, and Jessica Brandt, Associate Relocation Consultant, for HomeServices Relocation have earned the Certified Relocation Professional (CRP®) designation through Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association.

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HomeServices of America® Announces Executive Retirement

June 21, 2017: HomeServices of America Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today that Robert (Bob) Moline, president of HomeServices and CEO of its real estate brokerage division is retiring.

HomeServices of America Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today that Robert (Bob) Moline, president of HomeServices and CEO of its real estate brokerage division is retiring. With Moline’s retirement, HomeServices is expanding its executive leadership team to include five regional presidents from within its real estate brokerage family of companies.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Signs Marketing Agreement with Juwai.com, China’s Largest International Property Portal

April 17, 2017: All network listings appear on search site, which attracts two million Chinese consumers monthly; advertising will make Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices a dominant brand on Juwai.com

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices today announced a marketing agreement with Juwai.com to syndicate all of its franchisees’ residential listings to the China-based international property portal that attracts roughly two million visitors monthly.

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HomeServices of America® Announces the Acquisition of Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate

April 4, 2017: Acquisition strengthens HomeServices’ presence in the Tri State residential real estate market

HomeServices of America., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate, a recognized leader in the New Jersey residential real estate market.

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Houlihan Lawrence Announces Agreement to Join HomeServices of
America, Inc.

January 17, 2017: Acquisition expands HomeServices’ luxury portfolio

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Houlihan Lawrence, one of the leading real estate firms serving New York City’s northern suburbs.

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Jason Exley Named Director of Business Development for Kentwood Real Estate

December 27, 2016

Jason Exley, a highly experienced Global Human Resource professional, has joined Kentwood Real Estate as Director of Business Development.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Establishes Presence in New York City

January 9, 2017: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties launches New York Properties brokerage; Manhattan real estate veteran Ellie Johnson to lead team

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices announced today that Manhattan real estate leader Ellie Johnson has joined the network to direct its first New York City affiliation, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New York Properties.

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Three New Directors for Worldwide ERC® Board, Three New Trustees for Foundation

September 29, 2016: Steven John Appointed to Serve on the Board of Trustees

Arlington, VA – Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association, and the Worldwide ERC® Foundation for Workforce Mobility are pleased to announce new leadership members for each group.

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Long Realty Closing in on Century in Business

September 19, 2016: ’90 Years Strong’

Nearly a century ago, Roy H. Long saw the potential of real estate in the dry, warm, southwestern climate of Southern Arizona and in 1926 he started a realty company from his Tucson home.

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Dan Forsman Recognized With Third Most Admired CEO Award For Residential Real Estate By The Atlanta Business Chronicle

August 25, 2016

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties is proud to announce that president & CEO, Dan Forsman was recognized by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as the 2016 Most Admired CEO for Residential Real Estate. This is the third year in a row that Dan Forsman has been awarded this prestigious honor.

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Welcoming the World: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Goes Global

August 7, 2016

From the widespread ripple effect of the Brexit vote to the staggering investment made by Chinese homebuyers in the U.S., there’s no denying residential real estate has become a global industry. With a parent company that already has worldwide recognition, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices had global expansion planned when the brand launched in 2013. Now, heralded by a new website designed to facilitate international business like no other, the real estate brokerage franchise network readies itself for phase two of the plan: awarding Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices franchises in key markets around the world.

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HomeServices Relocation Now Offering iReports Console for All Clients

August 2, 2016: With iReports Console, all HomeServices Relocation clients will have access to…

Recognizing today’s fast paced environment requires ready access to data and analytics, HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is announcing iReports Console, a dynamic and easy-to-use tool with dashboard and reporting features allowing real-time information and analysis, accessible 24/7 to you or any member of your team.

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HomeServices of America® Announces Acquisition of Denver-Based Kentwood Real Estate

June 23, 2016

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Kentwood Real Estate, one of Denver’s leading residential real estate brokerage firms, and its affiliated rental and commercial businesses. Terms were not disclosed.

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HomeServices of America® Announces the Acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty

May 17, 2016

HomeServices of America., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, a recognized leader in the northeast Florida real estate market. Terms were not disclosed.

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HomeServices of America® Announces Acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate Professionals

May 10, 2016

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate Professionals, one of western Oregon’s leading residential real estate brokerage firms. Terms were not disclosed.

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Steven John Honored with Distinguished Service Award From Worldwide ERC®

March 28, 2016: John to Receive Certified Relocation Professional Designation at the Americas Mobility Conference

Steven John, President and CEO of HomeServices Relocation, has earned a Distinguished Service Award and Senior Certified Relocation Professional status from Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association. The award will be announced at the Worldwide ERC® Americas Mobility Conference in Houston, Texas on Thursday, May 18, 2016.

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HomeServices Relocation Expands Business Development Team

January 6, 2016: Marian Padgett to lead Business Development for HomeServices Relocation

HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is in the process of expanding its Business Development team. Leading this initiative is industry veteran Marian Padgett who has recently joined the company as National Director of Business Development and brings nearly two decades of relocation experience to the organization.

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HomeServices Relocation Places Added Focus on Talent Mobility

June 23, 2015: Steven John Earns Worldwide ERC® GMS-T Designation

HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate today congratulated Steven John, president and CEO of HomeServices Relocation, for earning the distinction of Global Mobility Specialist – Talent Mobility, or GMS-T. This is a significant designation in the relocation industry as it focuses on talent management programs designed to ensure that employers are able to recruit, develop, and retain the talent needed for success. John is among the top tier of global mobility professionals who hold the prestigious GMS-T designation.

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Marketing and Communications Expert Joins HomeServices Relocation

February 2, 2015: Lisa Adams drives marketing strategies for HomeServices Relocation

Steven John, president and CEO of HomeServices Relocation, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today that industry professional Lisa Adams has joined the company and will be part of his executive team. In her new role, Adams will be responsible for marketing strategies, public relations, branding and advancing social media within HomeServices Relocation.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Carolinas Realty Announces Acquisition of Attorneys Title

December 4, 2017: Attorneys Title Known for its Experienced Legal Team and Underwriting Professionals

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Carolinas Realty today announced the acquisition of Attorneys Title, a leading title insurance agency in North Carolina. Financial terms were not disclosed.

With more than 35 years of experience, seven offices, and 25 employees, Attorneys Title is known for its experienced legal team and underwriting professionals who provide best-in-class customer service and unequaled local expertise in both residential and commercial transactions across North and South Carolina.

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HomeServices of America® Acquires The Long & Foster Companies

September 6, 2017: Transaction Positions HomeServices to Become Nation’s Leading Home Ownership Services Provider

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced that it has acquired The Long & Foster Companies, Inc., the largest private residential real estate company in the United States by sales volume. The acquisition includes Long & Foster’s family of companies, including Long & Foster Real Estate and its market-leading affiliated business lines in mortgage, settlement services, insurance, and property management.

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HomeServices Relocation Congratulates Two New Certified Relocation Professionals

July 19, 2017: Mary-Grace Ellington and Jessica Brandt Earn Worldwide ERC® CRP® Designation

HomeServices Relocation announces Mary-Grace Ellington, Accounting Supervisor, and Jessica Brandt, Associate Relocation Consultant, for HomeServices Relocation have earned the Certified Relocation Professional (CRP®) designation through Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association.

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HomeServices of America® Announces Executive Retirement

June 21, 2017: HomeServices of America Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today that Robert (Bob) Moline, president of HomeServices and CEO of its real estate brokerage division is retiring.

HomeServices of America Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today that Robert (Bob) Moline, president of HomeServices and CEO of its real estate brokerage division is retiring. With Moline’s retirement, HomeServices is expanding its executive leadership team to include five regional presidents from within its real estate brokerage family of companies.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Signs Marketing Agreement with Juwai.com, China’s Largest International Property Portal

April 17, 2017: All network listings appear on search site, which attracts two million Chinese consumers monthly; advertising will make Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices a dominant brand on Juwai.com

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices today announced a marketing agreement with Juwai.com to syndicate all of its franchisees’ residential listings to the China-based international property portal that attracts roughly two million visitors monthly.

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HomeServices of America® Announces the Acquisition of Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate

April 4, 2017: Acquisition strengthens HomeServices’ presence in the Tri State residential real estate market

HomeServices of America., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate, a recognized leader in the New Jersey residential real estate market.

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Houlihan Lawrence Announces Agreement to Join HomeServices of
America, Inc.

January 17, 2017: Acquisition expands HomeServices’ luxury portfolio

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Houlihan Lawrence, one of the leading real estate firms serving New York City’s northern suburbs.

View the full press release as a PDF


Jason Exley Named Director of Business Development for Kentwood Real Estate

December 27, 2016

Jason Exley, a highly experienced Global Human Resource professional, has joined Kentwood Real Estate as Director of Business Development.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Establishes Presence in New York City

January 9, 2017: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties launches New York Properties brokerage; Manhattan real estate veteran Ellie Johnson to lead team

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices announced today that Manhattan real estate leader Ellie Johnson has joined the network to direct its first New York City affiliation, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New York Properties.

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Three New Directors for Worldwide ERC® Board, Three New Trustees for Foundation

September 29, 2016: Steven John Appointed to Serve on the Board of Trustees

Arlington, VA – Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association, and the Worldwide ERC® Foundation for Workforce Mobility are pleased to announce new leadership members for each group.

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Long Realty Closing in on Century in Business

September 19, 2016: ’90 Years Strong’

Nearly a century ago, Roy H. Long saw the potential of real estate in the dry, warm, southwestern climate of Southern Arizona and in 1926 he started a realty company from his Tucson home.

Read the story on HomeServices


Dan Forsman Recognized With Third Most Admired CEO Award For Residential Real Estate By The Atlanta Business Chronicle

August 25, 2016

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties is proud to announce that president & CEO, Dan Forsman was recognized by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as the 2016 Most Admired CEO for Residential Real Estate. This is the third year in a row that Dan Forsman has been awarded this prestigious honor.

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Welcoming the World: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Goes Global

August 7, 2016

From the widespread ripple effect of the Brexit vote to the staggering investment made by Chinese homebuyers in the U.S., there’s no denying residential real estate has become a global industry. With a parent company that already has worldwide recognition, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices had global expansion planned when the brand launched in 2013. Now, heralded by a new website designed to facilitate international business like no other, the real estate brokerage franchise network readies itself for phase two of the plan: awarding Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices franchises in key markets around the world.

Read the cover story by RISMedia


HomeServices Relocation Now Offering iReports Console for All Clients

August 2, 2016: With iReports Console, all HomeServices Relocation clients will have access to…

Recognizing today’s fast paced environment requires ready access to data and analytics, HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is announcing iReports Console, a dynamic and easy-to-use tool with dashboard and reporting features allowing real-time information and analysis, accessible 24/7 to you or any member of your team.

View the full press release as a PDF


HomeServices of America® Announces Acquisition of Denver-Based Kentwood Real Estate

June 23, 2016

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Kentwood Real Estate, one of Denver’s leading residential real estate brokerage firms, and its affiliated rental and commercial businesses. Terms were not disclosed.

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HomeServices of America® Announces the Acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty

May 17, 2016

HomeServices of America., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, a recognized leader in the northeast Florida real estate market. Terms were not disclosed.

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HomeServices of America® Announces Acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate Professionals

May 10, 2016

HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, today announced the acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate Professionals, one of western Oregon’s leading residential real estate brokerage firms. Terms were not disclosed.

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Steven John Honored with Distinguished Service Award From Worldwide ERC®

March 28, 2016: John to Receive Certified Relocation Professional Designation at the Americas Mobility Conference

Steven John, President and CEO of HomeServices Relocation, has earned a Distinguished Service Award and Senior Certified Relocation Professional status from Worldwide ERC®, the workforce mobility association. The award will be announced at the Worldwide ERC® Americas Mobility Conference in Houston, Texas on Thursday, May 18, 2016.

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HomeServices Relocation Expands Business Development Team

January 6, 2016: Marian Padgett to lead Business Development for HomeServices Relocation

HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is in the process of expanding its Business Development team. Leading this initiative is industry veteran Marian Padgett who has recently joined the company as National Director of Business Development and brings nearly two decades of relocation experience to the organization.

View the full press release as a PDF


HomeServices Relocation Places Added Focus on Talent Mobility

June 23, 2015: Steven John Earns Worldwide ERC® GMS-T Designation

HomeServices Relocation, a division of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate today congratulated Steven John, president and CEO of HomeServices Relocation, for earning the distinction of Global Mobility Specialist – Talent Mobility, or GMS-T. This is a significant designation in the relocation industry as it focuses on talent management programs designed to ensure that employers are able to recruit, develop, and retain the talent needed for success. John is among the top tier of global mobility professionals who hold the prestigious GMS-T designation.

View the full press release as a PDF


Marketing and Communications Expert Joins HomeServices Relocation

February 2, 2015: Lisa Adams drives marketing strategies for HomeServices Relocation

Steven John, president and CEO of HomeServices Relocation, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, announced today that industry professional Lisa Adams has joined the company and will be part of his executive team. In her new role, Adams will be responsible for marketing strategies, public relations, branding and advancing social media within HomeServices Relocation.

View the full press release as a PDF