Arlene Chalkley, Bob Brady and Tracy Cooper Graduate from ERA TOP Gun Academy

ERA COLONIAL REAL ESTATE Professionals Complete Advanced Training Program San Antonio, TX – Leading local sales associates Arlene Chalkley, Bob Brady and Tracy Cooper of ERA Colonial Real Estate recently completed the ERA® Top Gun Academy, an advanced home buying and selling training program offered by ERA Franchise Systems LLC. The ERA Top Gun Academy is designed to increase productivity by focusing on several skill areas essential to success in the industry. Each session builds on the indivi...
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Shane Hamilton – Jim Jackson Memorial Award Finalist for 2011

ERA Colonial Real Estate is proud to recognize Shane Hamilton form the San Antonio Office for being a finalist for 2011 for the Jim Jackson Memorial Award.  This is Shane’s second year to be a finalist. The Jim Jackson Memorial Award for 1st IN SERVICE® is named after the late co-founder and president of ERA Real Estate. This award honors the sales associate and/or the broker office that best demonstrates the commitment to being 1ST IN SERVICE® and 1st in Customer Satisfaction®. This award is b...
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Cristina Tomlinson Earns ASP Designation

Cristina Tomlinson, Sales Associate with ERA Colonial Real Estate, has earned the Accredited Staging Professional (ASP) designation. As a benefit of graduating from the ASP course, Cristina is now a member of the ASP Home Staging Network and the International Association of Home Staging Professionals. ASP Home Staging is the most proven and time-tested method to help market and sell client's home faster and for the most amount of money in any market. Every time. Cristina learned the staging tech...
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San Antonio Realtor, Brenda Wall, Prepares to Serve Military Families

Brenda Wall of ERA Colonial Real Estate recently participated in Heroes Welcome Home Educational Program, a seminar that prepares Realtors to serve military families with their housing needs.  Brenda, the Relocation Director for ERA Colonial Real Estate, has been working with military families since she began her real estate career in San Antonio.  Brenda plans on taking the information she has learned from this class back to her team of agents to help them better serve our military families. T...
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Platinum Top 50 – San Antonio Early Qualifiers Announced

Platinum Top 50 of San Antonio will host the 9th Annual Early Qualifier Celebration on May 3rd at the Vistas of Sonoma Ranch .  Platinum Top 50 of San Antonio will honor five hundred residential REALTORS at this event whose sales production during the first six months of the award year ranked highest among all submissions. The following agents from ERA Colonial Real Estate in San Antonio are being honored at the event: Arlene Chalkley Cristina Tomlinson Christi Hensely Chad Hughes Charlene Busc...
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Chad Hughes Awarded Prestigious Designation by ERA Real Estate

Hughes Nationally Recognized for 2011 Performance San Antonio, TX ] (4/2/2012) – Chad Hughes of ERA Colonial Real Estate in San Antonio TX was awarded a Leaders’ Circle designation by ERA Franchise Systems LLC, a global franchise leader in the residential real estate industry. This designation, conferred at the 2012 ERA® International Business Conference (March 14-17, 2012) in New Orleans, La. recognizes the ERA network’s top producers for excellence in real estate sales." An unparalleled commi...
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Our Georgetown Office’s Extreme Makeover – Part 1

Our real estate center in Georgetown, TX is undergoing major changes in what we like to call "Extreme Makeover: Office Edition."  We have demolished our old building and are in the process of building a larger office in the same location.  Here's a look at the progress so far... Our office BEFORE construction: Demolition of the old building: The temporary office location - just 200 yards to the east: Temporary Building with the same address (4909 Williams Drive, Georgetown, Texas 786...
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Designation by the Council of Residential Specialists

Bob Mabry has been awarded the prestigious Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Designation by the Council of Residential Specialists, the largest not-for-profit affiliate of the National Association of Realtors. Realtors who receive the CRS Designation have completed advanced courses and have demonstrated professional expertise in the field of residential real estate.  Fewer than 35,000 realtors nationwide have earned the credential. Home buyers and sellers can be assured that CRS Designees...
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Texas No. 1 with 732,800 jobs in ten years

TEXAS - The inventory of private-sector jobs in Texas increased by 732,800 between April 2001 and the same month this year, according to an On Numbers analysis of new federal employment data. No other state registered an increase of more than 100,000 private-sector jobs during the decade. Only 19 states and the District of Columbia posted any gains at all. Texas avoided the real-estate bust that decimated the economies of several large Sunbelt states, including California and Florida, during t...
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