This holiday season, HomeFinder.com wants to know what you are grateful for about your real estate business, so we are kicking off our 30 Days of Gratitude Contest! Real estate agents can enter to win $500 ($250 debit card and $250 donation to winner’s charity of choice) by: choosing to “Like” HomeFinder.com at Facebook.com/homefinderdotcom and explain in 100 words or less what you are grateful for about your real estate business. The contest runs from November 1, 2012 through November 30, 2012. Winners will be chosen on or around December 5, 2012 and contacted directly.
2012 has given the real estate industry much to be grateful for: According to NAR, existing home sales continued to improve in 2012 and in August 2012, the national median price rose year over year for the sixth straight month; Freddie Mac reports 30-year fixed mortgage rates remain near all time record lows; and homebuyers have more access to home listings thanks to the mobile app home search evolution.
At HomeFinder.com, we are grateful for all you do to better your communities. You do more than just sell homes; you are a fundamental part of the community. You are the heart of the local market, have a pulse on the neighborhoods and schools, and work hard to support local causes. Now we want to hear what about you are grateful for about your real estate business. Is it…
- Making buyers dreams come true?
- Exploring new technology?
- Leading a successful sales team?
- Watching clients grow their families?
- Bettering your community?
- Showcasing beautiful homes?
- Successfully selling a difficult listing?
To show our gratitude towards your industry and community dedication, the winning entrant will be awarded $500. The prize will be divided into: a $250 debit card and in the spirit of giving, $250 to donate to charity of choice. To further show our gratitude, we will help promote the winner’s business through our social media channels and Opening Doors blog.
During the month of November, join the 30 Days of Gratitude conversation by posting what you are grateful for about the real estate industry on HomeFinder.com’s Facebook wall (will not count as an official entry) or by tweeting @homefinder1 using the hashtag, #HomeFinderGratitude.
30 Days of Gratitude Rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Open to real estate agents and/ brokers of the 50 US & DC age 18 and older who are licensed or legally permitted to represent buyers and/or sellers in residential real estate transactions. Starts 11/01/12 at 12:00:01 am CT & ends 11/30/12 at 11:59:59 pm CT. To enter, explain in 100 words or less what you are grateful for about your real estate business: at the HomeFinder.com 30 Days of Gratitude Contest app on the HomeFinder.com Facebook page; or on a postcard with proper postage prepaid along with your name, address, and email (if any) and mail to HomeFinder.com “30 Days of Gratitude Contest,” Attn.: Marketing Department, 175 W Jackson, Chicago, IL 60604. Mail-in entries must be postmarked between 11/01/12 and 11/30/12 and received by 12/3/12. Limit one entry per person. Prize: $250 debit card and $250 donated to charity of winner’s choice. Sponsor: HomeFinder.com, 175 W. Jackson, Chicago, IL 60604.