The Clark Group: 2008 Two-Time Recipient of the Realtor.com 'Online Marketing Award of Excellence'
January 25, 2008: Bruce Clark awarded the 'Award of Excellence for Online Marketing' from the Vice President of REALTOR.com, Max Pigman. We are very proud to accept this award as it is awarded to a very select number of Realtors. Bruce was chosen for this award for maximizing the Internet marketing of his listed homes by posting multiple pictures for each listing, custom, detailed property description, 360-degree virtual tours and and more.
The award is recognition of leading agents that demonstrated consistent quality marketing of properties on REALTOR.com. In today’s market, over 80% of home buyers begin their search for a new home on the Internet: Bruce’s attention to detail with marketing homes online maximizes the quality of each home’s internet presence.
If you have a home that you want to sell and would like to receive our award-winning marketing, call Bruce Clark at 949-285-1207. (We are proud to be the only Orange County Realtor that was TWICE awarded the 'Online Marketing Award of Excellence' by Realtor.com for 2008.)
We are proud to announce the Clark Group has been accepted for membership in the RISMedia's Top 5 in Real Estate Network.
RISMedia’s Top 5 in Real Estate Network® is a membership network of leading real estate professionals providing leading real estate information to consumers. To qualify for membership in the Top 5 in Real Estate Network, agents must meet specific criteria in five key categories: experience; results; education; information technology; and commitment to community. RISMedia, the leader in real estate information systems, has been providing the industry with news, trends and business development strategies for nearly 30 years through its flagship publication, Real Estate magazine, its leading website, RISMedia.com, and its renowned networking and educational events.
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NEW: Daily and Weekly Mortgage And Market Rates, Information And Analysis: only from the Clark Group
We are committed to providing a wealth of very relevant and timely information from a wide variety of sources and are proud to welcome Randy Stitt from Bankers Funding, and Christopher Gonsior with JTM Financial to the Clark Group list of preferred sources.
Randy offers a very timely review of this weeks top economic reports and events, including weekly job claims, retail sales and much more.
Chris offers an excellent weekly forecast of the mortgage markets, including a very informatative macro view of the bond markets.
Both Randy and Chris are Certified Mortgage Planning Specialists (CMPS), which is a national training, certification and ongoing membership program for financial professionals who provide mortgage and real estate equity advice. Less than 2% of all mortgage brokers are CMPS certified, so don't hesitate to contact either gentlemen for all your financing needs.
NEW from the Clark Group:a FREE 13-page brochure that provides much-needed resources in both the selling of ones home when in a distressed situation and what questions need to be addressed before making an offer on a home in short sale status (Four R's of Short Sales). Included is a a checklist for homeowners about what to consider before pursuing a short sale, tax ramifications of a short sale, what is entailed in purchasing a short sale and much more. (For basic information about selling a home in a short sale, click here.) To request your FREE copy, Call the Clark Group at 949-285-1207.
Stunning Northpark Huntington Collection Plan 3: A fantastic 4,137 square foot, 5 bedroom, 4 bath home in guard-gated Northpark on a 7,855 square foot lot. Featuring a dramatic entrance, gorgeous coffered ceilings, subtle recessed downlighting, a huge kitchen with grantite countertops and premium General Electric stainless steel appliances,, crown molding, window casemnets, plantation shutters, and rich hardwood flooring. The bathrooms feature cultured marble, with an oversize Jacuzzi tub and imported Italian tile in the master bath. There is sound throughout the home, with built-in surround sound speakers in the spacious family room. There is also a full bedroom and bathroom downstairs, loft storage in the garage - and much more! Priced at $1,549,000. Call the Clark Group at 949-285-1207 for a private showing. Click for a Map | Virtual Tour
153 Sanctuary, Woodbury - Irvine: The model. First time on the market, this gorgeous 3 bedroom townhome in award-winning Lombard Court has everything you are looking for: main floor bedroom, master suite, corner lot, plantation shutters, deep hardwood floors, & stainless steel appliances. Add in caesarstone quartz & travertine counters, premium carpet, designer paint, & a great-sounding whole-house audio system, & we think you'll agree it doesn't get any better than this. View Map & Get Directions | Click for more | Virtual Tour
Laguna Niguel Home In Great Location: Approved short sale at $585,000! This upgraded 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 2,241 sq. ft. home features granite countertops, custom track lighting, designer paint, custom closet built-outs in every bedroom, dual-pane windows, custom bay window looking out from the kitchen, a sunny breakfast area, intercom, integrated security system, landscaping in both the front and back yard and much, much more. This home is for the most finicky of buyers and is an approved short sale at $585,000. Don't wait to buy this one!
FIRST IN LUXURY, FIRST IN EXCELLENCE
Coldwell Banker sells more Orange County luxury homes than any other brokerage in Orange County.
Coldwell Banker offers an impressive level of service and insight into the distinctive needs of affluent individuals all over the world who can turn to Coldwell Banker with their search for the ultimate luxury property.
Coldwell Banker is a proud member of LuxuryRealEstate.com, the most-visited luxury home information site on the Internet. Coldwell Banker proudly represents some of the most prestigious properties in Southern California, and sells more luxury homes than any other brokerage in Orange County.
Coldwell Banker' proprietary marketing tools redefines the standards for buying and selling luxury real estate, and are coupled with showcasing estates locally and internationally in leading luxury real estate publications and online venues such as LuxuryRealEstate.com. Additional proprietary marketing initiatives include Market DirectionSM, for neighborhood by neighborhood pricing intelligence, HOT BUYS® and successfully targeting the luxury market with Coldwell Banker' leading-edge online and offline marketing campaign and vision. Surterre's global reach to luxury home buyers rises as a trusted partner in any real estate venture.
For more information about Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage' relocation and referral services, please contact Bruce Clark at 949-285-1207 or via e-mail.
About the Company
Coldwell Banker and Family of Companies have grown to over 300 agents and employees in 3 locations. Surterre offers innovative programs and targeted marketing enabling the company to sell more luxury homes in Orange County. Coldwell Banker, based in Newport Beach, California, is the #1 purveyor of fine Orange County homes.
Coldwell Banker is partners with Yahoo! Real Estate, the Internet's #1 real estate website. Surterre is also well known for its generosity to the Southern California community.
SOLD!, SOLD! 43 Blossom located in the Bella Rosa tract of Northwood II. A gorgeous 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 2,630 sq. ft. single family detached condominium featuring beautiful distressed hardwood floors, a large great room w/a fireplace, downstairs bedroom, gourmet kitchen with premium stainless steel appiances, master retreat with Jacuzzi tub, no lawn maintenance, and much more! SOLD!
SOLD! Northpark Huntington Model One A: Rare to see on the market, this fantastic 5 bedroom, 3 bath, 3 car garage 3,400 sq. ft. Northpark Huntington model 1A home has over $250,000 in upgrades, including a private swimming pool and Jacuzzi, which are not often seen in guard-gated Northpark. (There are only 52 Huntington models built, so quite rare to have two different models available at the same time.) Located on a single-loaded cul-de-sac with only 3 homes, this is a fantastic home at a great price! Lot size is approx. 6,917 sq. ft. Features include dual-level heating and AC, security and intercom, central vacuum, formal dining and living rooms, tumbled marble in the master suite, Jacuzzi tub, an oversize shower - and 3 closets! There is also a butlers pantry, wine refrigerator, built-in wine glass storage, and much more. SOLD!
We are talking with many sellers about listing their home for sale with us. Call the Clark Group at 949-285-1207 for more information about what's coming on the market and to join our special invitation list or, for our free newsletter, click here.