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Compass Lays Off 15% of Corporate Staff, Blames COVID-19

By Candy Evans / March 24, 2020 / 0 Comments

Compass agents to have company-wide teleconference call with Reffkin The Real Deal reports that Compass has laid off 15 percent of its staff company-wide, blaming economic fall-out from COVID-19. In a move that is being echoed at many companies now across the U.S., CEO Robert Reffkin said he would forgo a salary entirely and executive […]

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Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s Settles Into Beautiful New Digs on Turtle Creek

By Candy Evans / February 26, 2020 / 3 Comments

Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s settles into stylish, flagship office digs on on Turtle Creek Blvd.

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By Candy Evans / January 15, 2020 / 2 Comments’s Alex Doubet on why he laid off 34 employees, where he was before the holidays, and the new doors coming to his start up

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Ebby Halliday CEO Gets Nice Feature in Local Business Magazine

By Candy Evans / December 6, 2019 / 3 Comments

Really nice profile of Chris Kelly in DCEO Magazine this month, which you can of course read online any time you want. The article, by former People Newspapers Deputy Editor Bianca R. Montes, REALLY captures the personality and polish of Kelly, who was named CEO of the Ebby Halliday Companies in October 2018, taking the […]

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Bill Tucker Appointed Sales Leader of Ebby’s Booming Frisco Office

By Candy Evans / August 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

If you are in real estate in North Texas, you know Bill Tucker. He is active: Tucker is a member of the usher team at the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation and serves on the Board of Directors of the Plano Symphony Orchestra. He is in great shape: in his spare time, he enjoys jogging […]

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Douglas Elliman Sets Sights on First Houston, Dallas to Follow

By Bethany Erickson / August 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

Real estate in Texas might be slowing down, but a slowdown in Texas is like tapping the breaks on the Autobahn — you’re still traversing a hot market. And the most recent company to set the Lone Star State in its sights is Douglas Elliman, who announced a joint venture with Houston-based Sudhoff Companies Monday morning. […]

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