ERA Colonial Real Estate Receives Five Star Award at Cartus Broker Network International Conference

San Antonio, TX (Grassroots Newswire) March 3, 2011 –ERA Colonial Real Estate – San Antonio was honored for its outstanding performance during the past year at the 2011 Cartus Broker Network International Conference held February 27-March 1 in Scottsdale, Ariz.

ERA Colonial Real Estate – San Antonio was awarded the Five Star Award, which recognizes brokers who have met or exceeded their individual objectives for outgoing broker-to-broker referral closings during the calendar year.

“The effort that ERA Colonial Real Estate – San Antonio put forth toward not only achieving but also exceeding their objectives for outgoing broker-to-broker referral closings is emblematic of the commitment to success that makes our brokers such valued partners,” said Gerald Pearce, Cartus executive vice president, real estate group. “We are proud to be affiliated with this talented group of real estate professionals and look forward to our continued joint success in the future.”

“The importance of placing broker-to-broker referrals cannot be over-emphasized,” said Brenda Wall, Relocation Director. “We are happy to join the list of Network members from around the country who have worked so hard to succeed in doing this.”

In addition to the awards ceremony, the three-day event included interactive workshops, roundtable and panel discussions, and executive presentations. Cartus Broker Network participants networked with other industry professionals and exchanged information and ideas regarding team-building, revenue generation, retention, new business strategies, and increasing customer service—all essential elements for continued success.

About Cartus and the Cartus Broker Network

Cartus Broker Network is the nation’s leading real estate referral network, consisting of approximately 425 principal brokers and 475 associate brokers who serve the clients and customers of Cartus.

Cartus provides trusted guidance to organizations of all types and sizes who require global relocation solutions. Serving more than 60% of the Fortune 100 and providing service to over 160 countries, Cartus applies a half century of experience to help clients with their mobility, outsourcing, consulting,

About ERA Colonial Real Estate in San Antonio

The top ERA Franchisee in Texas and a National Top 10 Company, ERA Colonial Real Estate is celebrating its TWENTY THIRD year in the Central Texas real estate market. ERA Colonial Real Estate serves Central and South Texas as well as the Texas Hill Country from its Sales Centers in San Antonio, Georgetown, Austin and Harker Heights. ERA COLONIAL REAL ESTATE was named as ERA Franchise Systems, Top Overall Real Estate Company in 2004, was a top five finalist for the award in 2007 and has won National Acclaim for Real Estate Sales Training Innovations via its Career Institute. ERA Colonial Real Estate offers its services with 80 highly trained, professional sales associates in the vibrant Heart of Central and South Texas.