Dallas, Texas (Vocus) May 13, 2010
Kris Ratigan & Teresa Rule of Mel Foster Co. recently attended the exclusive 2010 REAL Trends Gathering of Eagles conference. The conference is held annually and this year's event attracted over 200 principals, CEO’s, and senior management from the nation’s 500 largest residential real estate brokerage firms plus senior management of the nation’s largest real estate franchise organizations. Held at the Four Seasons Resort & Club Dallas at Las Colinas, this year’s conference had “Time to Grow” as its theme.
“The goal for this year’s Gathering of Eagles was to focus on Time to Grow in both leadership skills and business practice. Everyone wants to grow their business, and there is no better time than now! In putting our client’s interests first, above all else, we continually search for new sources of information and inspiration to provide our agents so that they have the necessary skills needed to grow their business and serve their clients. With industry leaders, from across the nation, sharing their business models and practices, we are able to provide a wealth of information to our agents,” said Kris Ratigan, Director of Marketing of Mel Foster Co.
Mel Foster Co. ranked 93rd among the top 500 real estate brokerages in the country as reported by REAL Trends survey for 2009. The ranking is based on closed residential transaction sides of 3,939, nearly 11 transactions per day and an average of 14 closed transactions per Mel Foster Co. agent. Mel Foster Co. also ranked 34th out of 95 for the Top Leading Real Estate Companies of the World Affiliates.
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Founded in 1921, Mel Foster Co. is the Quad Cities Real Estate Leader of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois serving Davenport, Bettendorf, Moline, Rock Island and the surrounding Quad City area, and it is Iowa’s largest independently owned real estate company. The company specializes in residential sales and offers services in insurance, commercial, farm and land sales, land development, and management, rental, relocation, career development, new construction and senior services. Visit our website at http://www.melfosterco.com for more information.
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