Real Living Brokers Realty Named Top Office

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Real Living Brokers Realty Group received the Top Office Award from Real Living Real Estate at the company’s second quarter meeting. The real estate agency, which has offices in Warren and Boardman, ranked fourth in production throughout the United States, according to a news release.

Broker Yvonne Smith, along with business partners Dan Alvarez and Mary Sims, accepted the award.

Real Living Real Estate Also was named “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” and “Most Loved” real estate brand in the annual Harris Poll EquiTrend study, the company announced.

The study was based on opinions of more than 97,000 U.S. consumers surveyed online earlier this year, according to a news release from the company. In 2011 HomeServices of America Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, converted the GMAC brand to Real Living.

“This recognition truly reflects the strong, sustained progress our brand has made over the past years. It tells us that consumers nationwide recognize the innovation and excellence that are characteristic of Real Living Real Estate,” Robert McAdams Jr., president of Real Living Real Estate, said in the news release.

“It’s an incredible honor,” added Gino Blefari, CEO of HSF Affiliates, which operates Real Living Real Estate, “It’s certainly a tribute to the strength of our brand and the service provided by our top-quality professionals.”

Other awards presented at the meeting to top-producing agents included the Diamond Medallion to Alvarez, Sims and Melissa Palmer; the Emerald Medallion to Smith and Mary Ann McCann; the Sapphire Medallion to Jamie Berdella and Lynda Cononico; and the Ruby Medallion to Ginny Bond, Jennifer Braham, Jeremiah Pitoscia and Michael Schaffer.

During the event, Real Living Brokers Realty Group agents participated in an interactive experience with professional motivational speaker Brian Blasko. “Having Brian supply this special training gives our agents the power to service our clients with an advanced level of communication and understanding,” Smith said.

Pictured: Representatives of Real Living Brokers Realty Group accept the Top Office Award.

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