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February 24, 2013

Real Estate Briefs

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — METHUEN — Senior Move Management continues to emerge as an essential service for older adults and their families as they downsize and transition to new environments. To further expand and enhance the services they offer, attendees of the National Association of Senior Move Manager’s (NASMM) 2013 Annual Conference discovered innovative solutions to meet the needs of their clients, while growing their companies in a challenging business environment. Almost 400 Senior Move Managers from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom attended the annual event held Jan. 20-23, in St. Pete Beach, Fla. John Downey, Re/Max Prestige, was one of the attendees who participated in the 2013 NASMM Conference. Re/Max Prestige has offices in Burlington, Chelmsford, Tewksbury, East Longmeadow, Danvers, Dracut, Groton, Pelham, Methuen, Marlborough, Northborough, Springfield, Topsfield, Westford, Wilbraham and Pelham, N.H.

HAVERHILL — Coco, Early & Associates announces that for the fifth year in a row, it has been named the Best Real Estate Agency, according to Market Surveys of America (Best of Surveys). To receive this award, agencies must receive the largest number of votes from an on-line survey in its region. For a complete list of winners, visit bestofsurveys.com.

Coco, Early & Associates currently has Massachusetts offices in Haverhill, Lawrence, Methuen, and Dracut, as well as New Hampshire offices in Epping, Hampstead, Plaistow, Salem and Windham. The entire agency is comprised of more than 200 agents and support staff and has a strong focus on its customers.

DENVER, Colo. — For the 10th time in 14 years, global real estate franchisor RE/MAX, LLC has been recognized as the highest ranking real estate company in Entrepreneur magazine’s 34th annual “Franchise 500.” RE/MAX has now earned the year’s number one ranking in the industry’s two most respected franchise surveys. With an increasing agent count and a recent expansion to five countries including China, RE/MAX continues to grow, with a presence in more than 85 counties around the world.

RE/MAX also earned the No. 1 real estate ranking in the Top 200 survey as published in the October edition of Franchise Times magazine. The 2012 survey marked the fourth year in a row RE/MAX has held the top position. RE/MAX was named one of the “Top 50 Franchises for Minorities” by the National Minority Franchising Initiative through the World Franchising Network. The sixth annual survey in 2012 judged franchisors on their commitment to the recruitment, inclusion and ongoing support of minorities.