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Southlake’s Judy M. Jones Receives Distinguished Service Award From Texas Realtors

By Joanna England / October 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

From Staff Reports Texas Realtors recently presented Dallas/Fort Worth-based Realtor Judy M. Jones with its Distinguished Service Award in recognition of her long history of community service within the real estate industry. The Distinguished Service Award recognizes outstanding Realtors with a record of at least 25 years of service and civic participation. “Judy’s involvement within […]

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Alana Davis Joins Briggs Freeman as New VP of Sales

By Candy Evans / September 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

  Alana Davis has joined Briggs-Freeman-Sotheby’s International Realty as vice president of sales. Davis’ responsibilities will include agent development, agent recruitment, strategic planning, and business planning, as well as sales-related projects with the firm’s executive team. Active in real estate sales for nearly 20 years in both Texas and Florida Davis provides a deep well […]

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Good Home Team Takes a Chance on eXp’s Secret Sauce

By Joanna England / July 31, 2019 / 3 Comments

The real estate industry’s transformation is creating a bevy of new business models that cater to specific concerns within the industry, mostly for buyers and sellers. But what about the agent experience? What are these new brands doing that enhances the broker’s ability to manage multiple agents and to create a business that generates wealth […]

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Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s Celebrates 60 The Best Way Possible: A New Home on Turtle Creek

By Candy Evans / April 23, 2019 / 4 Comments

Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s is moving to a sleek new address: 3131 Turtle Creek, a sleek, International Style office tower at the corner of Turtle Creek Boulevard and Cedar Springs Road. The brokerage is adding an entire floor to its operation, increasing office square footage to a whopping 22,000 square feet.

“The new office will be a phenomenal space, with bespoke, state of the art offices not only for agents but also our sales, marketing, executive, financial and tech departments,” says Robbie Briggs, CEO. “A scenery change provides the ideal opportunity to rethink various aspects of our environment, how we interact, how we network, how we collaborate.”

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Sources Say Virginia Cook Realtors to Close Shop April 15

By Candy's Dirt / March 25, 2019 / 7 Comments

Staff Reports After 20 years serving the North Texas real estate community, multiple sources have confirmed that Virginia Cook Realtors will close for business on April 15. The brokerage, which has five offices throughout the region, is helmed by its eponymous founder and executive officer Sheila Rice. David Griffin & Company Realtors, formerly a brand […]

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Vivo Realty Group Launches Subscription-Based Brokerage Services Model

By Joanna England / June 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

As members of our editorial team cover the annual National Association of Real Estate Editors conference, a recurring theme is the transformation of the traditional real estate brokerage. The existing model, industry disruptors say, no longer serves the individual agent.  Locally, more and more brokerages are touting their digital assets, using social media and mobile […]

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