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Help-U-Sell Direct Savings Real Estate

Kimberly Zelena (pictured with Ron McCoy of the corporate office) and her team at Help-U-Sell Direct Savings Real Estate closed 11 sides in April.

April put a spring in the step of several offices, who completed an average of 13 transaction sides.

1) In a three-way tie for first place, Pennsylvania’s Help-U-Sell Detwiler Realty had 14 closed sides: two buyer sides, 10 seller sides, and one dual-sided transaction.

1) Help-U-Sell Greensboro‘s 14 sides consisted of two buyer sides, eight seller sides, and two dual-sided transactions.

1) Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties helped three buyers and 11 sellers.

2) Help-U-Sell Triad Realty, out of North Carolina, closed 12 sides evenly split between buyers and sellers.

3) Virginia’s Help-U-Sell Direct Savings Real Estate took third place again with five buyer sides and six seller sides for a total of 11.

Way to go, everyone! Congratulations also to Help-U-Sell Alpha Paladins Realty for helping a client sell a $1 million property, saving the seller thousands of dollars in commission.

[Figures as of May 10, 2016]



Help-U-Sell Columbia Basin

Our newest office, Help-U-Sell Columbia Basin, is based in Moses Lake, Washington.

The first week of May is proving to be an eventful one for us at Help-U-Sell Real Estate. From the opening of a new office to the plans for our 40th anniversary Success Summit, things are hopping here!

New Office Opens: Welcome, Brent and Marianne Kirwan, owners of Help-U-Sell Columbia Basin! Their office, based in Moses Lake, Washington, officially opens this week. The Kirwans have decades of experience in real estate and look forward to spreading the word about the Help-U-Sell Real Estate business model and growing their office.

Buyer Consultant Training Class Graduates: Five students graduated this week from the third Jack Bailey Buyer Consultant Training course. The 10-week program teaches everything from financing and construction knowledge to writing upside down and time management. Congratulations to Audrey LeCount (Help-U-Sell Jeff Braun Realty), Chantell Stevens and Frank Cryan (Help-U-Sell Gulf Coast Properties), Chris Burton (Help-U-Sell Conejo Valley), and Kelly Spasic (Help-U-Sell Detwiler Realty).

The 40th Anniversary Cruise Is Ready for Booking: This year, we’re commemorating our 40th anniversary with a cruise! Serving as host for our celebration/annual Success Summit, the Carnival Inspiration will set sail out of Long Beach, California, on Monday, October 10, at 5:30 p.m. and returns Friday, October 14, at 7 a.m. There will be two ports of call, Catalina Island and Enseñada, Mexico, as well as an awards ceremony, a look back and a look ahead at Help-U-Sell Real Estate, and mingling with fellow franchisees.

We’re eager to see what the rest of the month and the year hold for us and our offices. If you want to join the excitement, please visit our Franchise Opportunity Center to learn more about how you can become a franchisee.



Lona Murphy of Help-U-Sell Select Real Estate, Eugene, Oregon

Help-U-Sell Select Real Estate, owned by Lona Murphy, had 15 closed sides in March.

March Madness translated into major success for a few of our offices. Six of them scored 10 or more closed sides each.

1) Help-U-Sell Greensboro, in North Carolina, took the crown for March with 17 closed sides, consisting of four buyer sides and 13 seller sides.

2) Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties tied for second place by completing three buyer sides, 10 seller sides, and one dual-sided transaction for a total of 15 closed sides.

2) Help-U-Sell Prestige Properties, based in Chino Hills, Calif., had one buyer side, 12 seller sides, and one dual-sided transaction.

2) Also with 15 sides, Oregon’s Help-U-Sell Select Real Estate did four buyer sides, seven seller sides, and two dual-sided transactions.

3) Help-U-Sell Direct Savings Real Estate‘s 12 closed sides were a mixed bag. The Waynesboro, Va., office closed two buyer sides, six seller sides, and two dual-sided transactions.

4) North Carolina-based Help-U-Sell Triad Realty rounded out the list with 10 closed sides: two buyers, six sellers, and one dual-sided transaction.

A special congratulations to Help-U-Sell Conejo Valley and Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties for assisting sellers with $1 million-plus transactions.

[Figures updated April 13, 2016]



New 40th Anniversary Logo and Marketing Collateral

March 16, 2016

If you aren’t a fan of ours on Facebook yet, you may not be aware that we’re celebrating our 40th anniversary this year. Time flies when you’re saving people money! Don Taylor founded Help-U-Sell Real Estate in 1976 as a consumer-friendly alternative to the high percentage-based commissions most other real estate agents charged. He believed […]

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Top Producers for February 2016

March 9, 2016

It was a short month, but that didn’t slow down our offices from helping many buyers and sellers with their real estate transactions. 1) Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties took the top spot again with 11 closed sides: one buyer side, four seller sides, and three dual-sided transactions. Among these transactions were three $1 million-plus sales, which […]

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Top Producers for January 2016

February 10, 2016

With the snowy weather in the east and the post-holiday blues, our offices eased into the new year. Nevertheless, two offices sold million-dollar properties, and everyone helped their sellers save thousands on commissions. 1) Back on top, Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties completed the first month of the year with nine closed sides, five buyer sides, two […]

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Top Producers for December 2015

January 12, 2016

Our top offices for December ended the year with a bang! They averaged 12 closed sides each as the calendar dwindled to one page. 1) Help-U-Sell Triad Realty wrapped up the month with 15 closed sides: five buyer sides, four seller sides, and three dual-sided transactions. 2) Alabama’s Help-U-Sell Quad Cities Realty scored a lucky […]

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5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Marketing in 2016

January 5, 2016

The first full week of the year is usually focused on catching up from the holidays, but the 51 weeks ahead should get some attention, too. What are your marketing plans for 2016? We have outlined five ideas to get you started. 1. Website Content. The new Help-U-Sell Real Estate broker website template will debut […]

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Top Producers for November 2015

December 14, 2015

November is a harvest month for many states, and some of our offices took it upon themselves to reap their own rewards in the form of closed transactions. 1) In first place for the third month in a row, Help-U-Sell Honolulu Properties closed 14 sides, broken down into two buyer sides, 10 seller sides, one […]

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Live from Atlantic City

December 8, 2015

We’re in Atlantic City, New Jersey, this week for the annual Triple Play Realtor Convention & Trade Expo! If you’re in attendance and looking for a new franchise opportunity, we’d love to meet you. Stop by to see us at booth #203. Ron McCoy, our vice president of business development, is on hand to answer […]

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