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Showcase Realty LLC. Donated $4,000 along with 7 other Real Estate Agents (donating a total of $32,000) towards Make A Wish Foundation at the live auction held at the National REO Brokers Association Conference May 2010 in Denver. The 8 agents bid on spending a day with Don Maxwell, King of REO and former Linebacker for Houston Oilers, Former head of REO for Fannie Mae (12 years) and Freddie (5 years) and currently Executive Vice President of 24 Asset Management Corporation. 24 AM is a minority owned outsourcer for REO nationwide.
Don spoke of how we can excel as a Fannie agent. How we must service the client to keep and retain the business. We also met with Eduardo San Roman, President of 24 AM who generously spent time with us describing the mission of 24 AM and how the industry was evolving. Miguel Soto, Team Lead East Coast, for 24 AM showed us how to maneuver around their portal and introduced us to all of the asset managers and support staff in the various departments. We enjoyed a fabulous lunch with many of their staff and later met up with Don, Miguel and Ed for an incredible Italian dinner on them!
Their generosity and professionalism was unforgettable. We all left enriched and excited to take on more business. We are thrilled that our donation will help many children to live their wish while at the same time we made great friendships and gained so much knowledge. Thank you, 24AM for making this a fabulous and enriching experience.
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June 14, 2010
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Nancy Braun of Women in Defaut Serivces Attends Open Door Institute’s REO Expo
Charlotte, North Carolina – Nancy Braun, Showcase Realty, recently attended the first annual Open Door Institute REO Expo held recently at the Dallas Hyatt Hotel.
According to Nancy Braun, the REO Expo brought together more than 1,500 real estate agents, brokers, asset managers and vendors that came to the event in Dallas, including nearly 100 members of Women in Default Services (WinDS), of which Braun is a member..
“We were excited to see so many WinDS members attending this special event,” said Braun, who indicated that over 40 additional attendees joined WinDS.. “Our growing mortgage default servicing industry trade association, which was created by, for, and about women, to receive training, education and mentoring designed to enhance their knowledge about the latest trends in the default servicing industry were well served by attending the REO Expo.”
The REO Expo was put on by the Open Door Institute, part of REO Insider, whose parent company is the LTV Group. The inaugural event featured noted economist Christopher Thornberg and NFL Hall of Fame running back Emmitt Smith, who gave a memorable and inspiring motivational presentation, as well as many industry leaders and who discussed a myriad of issues affecting the mortgage default industry and the general economy.
“Our trade association is focused on recognizing the contributions and advancing the careers of women professionals who are employed in some capacity related to resolving the real estate lending and foreclosure crisis,” said WinDS Executive Director, Shelley Kaye. “The REO Expo was an excellent educational and networking opportunity that we encouraged our members to attend because we felt it would enhance our mission.”
The default services business comprises a multitude of disciplines and a wide variety of activities that are essential to the goal of handling the glut of foreclosed properties negatively impacting the entire U.S. economy. Women are playing a huge part in this business and are seeking a better platform to lead and share their ideas for solving the crisis. Although many of the large lending, servicing, and property maintenance firms are headed by men, there are notable exceptions.
“The members of WinDS, are involved at all levels within this niche of real estate,” according to Kaye. “Many of these successful members own their companies, while others are engaged as independent contractors or employees at firms of all sizes in every state.
“There is a renewed emphasis on finding qualified service providers who are women and minorities. One of the main purposes for WinDS is to attract the attention of business sources, such as REO asset managers with corporate or government-owned portfolios, so they can connect with qualified women to meet the needs associated with liquidating those properties.
For more information about WinDS you can call Nancy Braun at 704-889-5600 or you may visit their web site at www.CharlotteREOBroker.com, www.ShowcaseRealty.net or www.WomeninDS.com.
Join Us on Our Monthly Foreclosure Tour this Saturday, July 17th!
Below is a tour itinerary and map. Please contact us at email@example.com or 704-305-0941 for more information.
Due to the high demand for foreclosure properties in this current buyer’s market, Showcase Realty is taking prospective buyers on a tour of foreclosed properties in the Charlotte area.
Join us for a tour of foreclosures in Charlotte.
Stop 1 – 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Stop 2 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Stop 3 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tour Map Below
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