Brett Sawyer Contributes Expertise to LeadingRE Panel

One of Colorado Landmark, Realtors’ amazing broker associates, Brett Sawyer, contributed his expertise to a panel at The Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Performance SUMMIT, brettwhich took place February 22-24 at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach.

The panel was made up of six talented, diverse, and top-producing agents from around the country, and was moderated by LeadingRE CEO Pam O’Connor. Panel members discussed their most intriguing transactions and lessons learned in the industry, as well as their best strategies and tips for navigating the market. Sawyer zeroed in on business planning and referrals in his portion of the presentation, which was delivered to approximately 400 agents.

The panel presentation was recorded on video, and will be used in a future LeadingRE Institute course. We are ever thankful for our incredible team of brokers, and to be a part of the BEST real estate network in the world, LeadingRE.

VP Jennifer Fly Presents on “Best Technology & Social Media Tools” at Annual LeadingRE Summit

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March 1st, 2016

(Boulder, CO) –  Jennifer Fly, Vice President of Colorado Landmark, Realtors, spoke at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Performance SUMMIT, which took place February 22-24 at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach. The event was part of the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) Conference Week, which attracted a prestigious audience of nearly 2,500 real estate professionals from 25 countries.

Performance SUMMIT was open exclusively   to sales professionals from companies affiliated with LeadingRE, a global community  of independent real estate companies  awarded membership based on rigorous  standards for service and performance.

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FLY PRESENTING ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY IN REAL ESTATE

Sessions addressed a wide range of real  estate topics, including how today’s  globally aware consumers, the  sociopolitical climate, the economy and the  upcoming U.S. Presidential election will  impact the real estate market. Participants  explored new approaches for marketing,  social media and technology and exchanged ideas on how to best meet the needs of home buyers and sellers.

Fly presented information on Best Technology and Social Media Tools, sharing insights on best practices and uses of social media applications like Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat, for real estate professionals and companies.

Fly was among a notable line-up of speakers, which included David Gregory, television host, author and former moderator of NBC’s Meet the Press; James Kane, author, behavioral scientist and the world’s foremost expert on loyalty; and Erik Stolhanske, actor, writer and producer of major motion pictures.

“I am so proud to be a part of such an elite group of real estate professionals,” said Fly. “It brings me a lot of satisfaction to be able to share my knowledge of cutting edge technology and social media tools within the industry in this way.”

“Having our member speakers so generously share their insights and strategies with their fellow members is one of the most beneficial things about our conference,” said Pam O’Connor, president/CEO of LeadingRE.jen “We are thankful for their contributions to the program and for helping ensure our sessions are relevant and impactful, as we strive to offer today’s home buyers and sellers the very best service.”

Colorado Landmark, Realtors is one of the only Boulder representatives of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (www.LeadingRE.com), the largest network of premier locally-branded firms in more than 50 countries producing over one million annual home sale transactions. As a member of LeadingRE, Colorado Landmark, Realtors provides a quality real estate experience, global marketing reach and access to top real estate professionals in any market.

 

Colorado Landmark Nominated for FIVE 2015 Leading RE Awards!

We are extremely excited to announce that Colorado Landmark, Realtors has been nominated for not one…not three…but FIVE 2015 Leading RE Awards!

2015 was a tremendous year at CLR, and we are so grateful to be recognized in this special way at the Leading RE Conference in Miami, running February 20-26th. Re-visit the blog for updates on the outcome of our nominations!

Colorado Landmark, Realtors was nominated for the following 2015 Awards:

  • Agent Production Award for Highest Average Production – Volume (Up to 499 Sales Sides)

  • Website Quality Certification – Best Property Search Award

  • Award of Excellence for Outgoing Referral Production

  • Award of Excellence for Outgoing Sales Production in Equivalent Closings

  • Pinnacle Award  (recognizing companies with the most outgoing revenue-generating referrals)

A huge thank you to all of our wonderful clients, amazing brokers, dedicated staff, outstanding community partners, and the great Leading RE family we belong to, for making these achievements possible.

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CLR’s 2015 Holiday Party Enjoyed By All

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(from L to R): Vanessa Prochaska, General Manager; Jennifer Fly, Vice President; Joel Ripmaster, Founder and President; Brittany Whynot, Director of Relocation and Broker Services; Christi George, Assistant to President

Colorado Landmark, Realtors is more than a company – it’s a family. And like many families, we LOVE spending time together around the holidays!

Our 2015 Holiday Party was held last evening at the beautiful Chautauqua Dining Hall, and turned out to be a fantastic night filled with great food, laughter, lively conversation, and excellent live music provided by Phil Johnson & company. We are so grateful to all of our clients, agents, and staff for another fabulous year!

From all of us at Colorado Landmark, HAPPY HOLIDAYSmay they be merry and bright!

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LuxeTrends by Luxury Portfolio

We LOVE everything that has to do with the home – especially when it comes to the latest real estate trends, design concepts, luxury destinations and more. If you are anything like us, you’ll fall in love LuxeTrends, a gorgeous and wonderful 1luxury lifestyle e-newsletter created by Luxury Portfolio. Every 6 weeks, receive a FREE LuxeTrends newsletter right to your inbox. Learn about some of the best luxury products on the market, high-end fashion trends, interior design ideas and so much more! Interested? Sign-up to receive this free luxury e-newsletter by clicking HERE or give us a call so we can sign you up. We would love to connect you! With our affiliation with Luxury Portfolio, Leading RE’s beautiful luxury marketing division, our firm has access to its award-winning website, LuxuryPortfolio.com as well as a robust menu of marketing services, tools, advertising and partnerships all designed to showcase the luxury properties of all their member brokerages.

Take a look below to get a glimpse of the most recent LuxeTrends newsletter. Color of the year? MARSALA.

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BIFF 2015: A Beloved Boulder Community Event

We LOVE our community and all the amazing things it has to offer. Whether you’re native to Boulder or a visitor in town this weekend – there is one event we think you shouldn’t miss out on…

BIFF 2015!

Named one of the “25 coolest Film Festivals” in the world, the Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF) once again will bring some of the most talented filmmakers and their films from around the world to downtown Boulder for a magical four-day celebration of the art of cinema. Over the years, BIFF has generated a reputation as one of the most remarkable and truly influential young film festivals in the nation, with an astounding number of newly unknown feature films, documentaries, and shorts that have gone on from early screenings at BIFF to box-office success and multiple Oscar nominations – unreal! This extraordinary festival in the heart of Boulder attracts more the 25,000 film enthusiasts, media and industry each year and is always excited and proud to host and celebrate some of film’s most talented artists. Join in all the glorious fun this week with awesome film parties, red-carpet galas, workshop forums, special featured events and so much more. Opening night is TONIGHT, March 5th with Magnolia Films’ feature documentary, “The Wrecking Crew” to kick off the festivities. To purchase tickets and view the schedule of events and showtimes running through the weekend, visit www.BIFF1.com 

 

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Valentine’s Day in Boulder

Still trying to figure out your Valentine’s Day plans? Here is a quick glimpse of some  things happening in Boulder this weekend to celebrate the big day – from dinner for two to dancing and shows downtown.

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Valentines Day Dinner and Dancing @ Hotel Boulderado
Fri, Feb 13, 2015 – Sat, Feb 14, 2015 • 6:30pm-10pm
Enjoy three courses at your reserved table for the evening on our beautifully romantic Mezzanine this Valentine’s Day (or Valentine’s Day Eve!) with live jazz music perfect for dancing the night away.
Beer Lover’s Dinner @ West End Tavern
Saturday, February 14, 2015 • 6:30
Hosted by The Reverend Bubba Love with Left Hand Brewing Co. $60 per person  for four courses and a beer pairing with each. Reserve your seats today at 303.444.3535!
Beertooth Valentines Day Craft Brewery Bus Tour @ West Flanders Brewery
Saturday, February 14, 2015 • 1-5PM
For The Love Of Beer! Join the Beertooth bus for a craft brewery tasting and tour to Upslope, West Flanders and Fate Breweries. Brewery bus tour will be from 1-5PM. Bus will leave from Spruce and Broadway parking lot at 1PM sharp and will return you to your car at 5PM. Book your tour at www.beer-tooth.com
Valentines Day @ Oak at Fourteenth
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at OAK with their Prix-Fixe menu for $75.00 / person plus tax and gratuity. Reservations are still available — Call (303) 444-3622 or stop by OAK to reserve your table today!
Valentines Day Dinner and Dancing @ The Riverside/Agora Event Center
Enjoy an intimate evening of fine food and delectable moves! A three course dinner, including a glass of champagne, will be served from 7-9 pm (your choice of meat, fish, or vegetarian). Then dance the night away till 10:30 pm to tunes ranging from Waltz to West Coast Swing. $40 pp!
Love and Loss: A Charity Benefit Burlesque Show @ The Dairy Center for the Arts
Fri, Feb 13, 2015 – Sat, Feb 14, 2015 • Show Starts at 8:30pm Both Nights
Join us as we explore the depths of Love and Loss in a Valentine’s Day burlesque show. Madame Merci and the dancers of Boulder Burlesque will take you on a journey into the exploration of Love. Advanced Tickets: $14 Students, $15 General Admission Door: $20
Foovie @ eTOWN
Saturday, February 14, 2015 • 5:30PM-9:30PM
Rendezvous en Rouge this Valentine’s Day with a fantastic evening “FOOVIE” with your loved one that includes a combination of FOOD and a MOVIE at eTown Hall–and music, wine, beer and desserts. Sit back, relax and enjoy a special sneak preview screening of a film showing at BIFF 2015, while indulging in tastefully prepared french foods and small plates by Chef Graham Mitchell and sipping sparkling wine!
BOGO Valentine Brunch @ Alfalfa’s
Sunday, February 15, 2015 • 9am-12pm
Bring your valentine to Alfalfa’s for an after-the-fact Valentine’s Day brunch. Buy One Get One free brunch from our house-made hot case! Brunch, along with virgin Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s will be served from 9am-12pm!
Valentine’s Dinner/Traffic Light Party @ Next Door Boulder
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Wear green if you’re single, yellow if you’ve got options, or red if you’re taken and in love! Live music from Cymatic Kicks from 9pm to 12am. Regular food and drink menu items will be available along with special Valentines day food and drink treats!
For the Love of Chocolate @ Alfalfa’s
Saturday, February 14th• 12-2 pm
A free event to the public! Celebrate the day of love with everything CHOCOLATE. Join Alfalfa’s on Saturday to sample what everything tastes like when it’s covered in chocolate. YUM!

Boulder Tops The List…(Again)

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Boulder is #1 again of the Top 5 Most Educated Cities! Almost 59% of adults living in Boulder had attained at least a bachelor’s degree as of 2013, the highest figure among all US cities, and nearly double the national rate of 29.6%. Amazing! Here is a sneak peek at some of Boulder’s outstanding numbers – We love our city! Click HERE to read the full article.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher = 58.5%
  • Median Household Income = $71,604 (9th Highest)
  • Median earnings – Bachelor’s Degree = $44,060 (188th Lowest)
  • Poverty Rate = 13.9% (94th Lowest)

“Trick-or-Treat”: Halloween Happenings

Halloween is just around the corner and things are starting to get a little spooky here in Boulder! Check out a few of our favorite events going on around Boulder County in the coming weeks as we approach this most frightening night of the year!
Also, don’t forget to check out our Facebook page: 365 Things To Do in Boulder, for many more Halloween events happening throughout Boulder this month!
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This Weekend in Boulder: August 22-24

We are just shy of another WEEKEND. What do you have planned? Take a look at a couple things going on around Boulder this weekend and start planning! 
  • Robin Williams Tribute @ Boulder Theater: 6PM, Friday at the Boulder Theater. Honor and remember the talented and downright hilarious Robin Williams with a special screening of “Good Will Hunting” and “Mork and Mindy.”
  • Live Music @ License No. 1:  Enjoy a dazzling performance by DJ Beatnick this Friday night while sipping a License No. 1 signature cocktail. No cover! Music starts at 9 PM sharp.
  • Boulder Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, 12-5 PM located on the west side of Central Park in downtown Boulder. 
  • Farmer’s Market:  But, of course! Saturday – 8am-2pm. Shop your favorites both local and fresh. 
  • Boulder Outdoor Cinema: Saturday evening, 7:30 – dusk. Featured movie this week is ‘American Hustle.’ Don’t forget the popcorn!
  • USA Pro-Cycling Challenge: Sunday @ 1300 Block of Pearl Street. Stage 7!
  • Family Day @POSHsplat: Sunday afternoon – Paint “Western Sky” and let your creative side shine through. A perfect “Sunday fun-day”  event. From 2-4pm. $30/Adults, only $10/Kids.