Long Realty Recognized for Innovative Achievements at Global Real Estate Conference in Orlando
June 05, 2012 Business News(PRLEAP.COM) Long Realty was presented the Most Innovative Brokerage Award, which honors one brokerage that has made an extraordinary difference for their company and their business community through a program that demonstrated a high level of innovation and creativity.
"Long Realty created an amazing 'Why I Love Arizona' community outreach campaign with an online photo contest to engage consumers, generate positive energy in a lagging marketplace, build community spirit and loyalty, and dramatically increase their website traffic," said LeadingRE President/CEO Pam O'Connor. "As the recipient of our Most Innovative Brokerage Award, Long Realty has earned distinction as one of the country's top performing real estate companies."
"Our goal with the 'Why I Love Arizona' campaign was to bring the community together through photos; for everyone to demonstrate why we all love this great place and show our Arizona pride. It has been an overwhelming success. And finally, to be recognized among this elite group of firms by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® is the absolute honor," said Rosey Koberlein, CEO of Long Companies.
"Long Realty is known for being innovative. We have made significant investments in our technology, systems and people to be able to provide an exceptional experience to consumers and to our sales associates," said Kevin Kaplan, VP of Marketing and Technology for Long Companies. "The Why I Love Arizona campaign is one in a long line of innovative ideas Long Realty has brought to life, and we are excited to be recognized for all of our hard work and success."
Long Realty is the local representative of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the largest network of premier locally-branded firms producing $235 billion in annual home sales. Long Realty was selected for membership in Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, which recruits only the best among locally- and regionally-branded firms.
About Long Companies
Long Companies is comprised of Long Realty Company, Long Mortgage Company, Long Title Agency and Long Insurance Group – all working together to create a full range of real estate services and products. Based in Tucson, Long Realty Company is the leading real estate brokerage company operating in southern Arizona. It offers an unparalleled level of award winning residential and commercial real estate services through a network of more than 1,300 licensed real estate associates in more than 38 offices, including 23 affiliate realty and property management companies that are independently owned and operated throughout Arizona and into Mexico. Long Realty Company, a part of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, has been helping generations of Arizonans achieve their dreams of home ownership since 1926. For more information, visit www.LongRealty.com. The latest releases and announcements for Long Companies can be found in the Long Realty Newsroom, available at www.LongRealtyBlog.com.