Keller Williams Realty's Weekly Social Scan

Nov 9, 2012 4:11:58 AM


The Keller Williams culture is alive and well - and it's in the news every single day! Starting this week, the KW Blog Editorial Team will bring you a daily digest of the awesome ways you make your market centers and this company No. 1!

So without further ado, here is our inaugural compilation of YOU in the news.

KW Associates Help Family Fine Home with VA Home Loan Program’s 20 Millionth Loan The Department of Veterans Affairs recently celebrated their 20 millionth loan under the loan guaranty program. We are so proud to be in business with associates like Martha Allen and Jeffrey Jacobs of Keller Williams Realty-Alexandria Old Town who helped make it possible for recipient, Elizabeth Carpenter, who lost her husband Captain Matthew Carpenter last year, and her son Joey to purchase a home closer to family.

KW Village Square Realty in Ridgewood, NJ UN-cancels Halloween with a party after Hurricane Sandy “With all the turmoil and hardship brought on by the [Hurricane Sandy], cancelling Halloween just seem[ed] like piling-on to kids who have been cooped-up in the darkness for several days during this storm.” - OP Al Donohue of Keller Williams Village Square Realty

KW Associate Bob Hay Named Pennsylvania Realtor of the Year Congratulations to Keller Williams Keystone Realty's Bob Hay for being selected by the PA Association of REALTORS® as Realtor of the Year!

Do You Know Any Influential Real Estate Leaders? Thought so! Nominate them for Inman News’s 100 Most Influential List It's that time of year once again... Time to nominate Inman News' 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders for 2012! Be sure to take a moment to highlight the truly outstanding associates of Keller Williams Realty, Inc.!

KW Mega Agent Karen Bartlett Dropped by Southwest Market Center in Austin This Week

Bartlett began Karen Pedals, her cross-country trip benefitting her two favorite charities, KW Cares and Operation Homefront, back in September and stopped in at the Southwest market enter this week. President Mary Tennant was on hand to greet Karen and present her with a special KW Cares helmet as she continues her journey to the East Coast. Read how Karen Pedal’s for nonprofits in a blog post we did last week.

Keller Williams Realty of Arlington Hosting Cocktail Reception and Fundraiser to Benefit Doorways for Women and Families The event, which is expected to raise $50,000, will feature food and drink, entertainment by jazz vocalist Ayo Awosika and special appearances by U.S. Rep. Jim Moran (D-8th) and Ashley Boalch, Miss District of Columbia 2011.

Save the date for the 6th Annual Keller Williams Realty Metropolitan Raffle and Auction Fundraiser Event Mark Mulcahy and the crew over at Keller Williams Realty Metropolitan are getting ready for their sixth annual raffle and auction fundraiser next week. In the previous five years, this event has raised $65,000 for local charities, including Camp Allen, Manchester Boys and Girls Club, The Moore Center, The Salvation Army and many others.

Keller Williams Realty Named One of Top Places to Work by Boston Globe Keller Williams Boston market centers ranked #2 of Boston’s top places to work.

Mega agent joins Keller Williams Realty Westlake Village Top producing Conejo Valley Realtor Dave Walter takes his business to the next level with KW Westlake Village.

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