Archive for October, 2019

Brookfield Residential Offers the ‘Gift of Gathering’ This Holiday with Huge Savings and Realtor Specials

There is no place like home for the holidays. Brookfield Residential is ready to help bring families together in brand new homes for the most festive time of the year with extraordinary seasonal incentives.

Through December 15, Brookfield Residential, one of North America’s leading land developers and one of Austin’s biggest home builders, is offering an incredible special that will help families create new traditions, share delicious meals or just spend time together during the holidays. Until mid-December, homebuyers can receive up to $35,000 off on select move-in-ready homes all over the Austin area from Brookfield Residential.

Enjoy specials on lock-and-leave homes in the Leander neighborhoods of The Cottages at Crystal Falls and Wild Rock, an award-winning community with spectacular views thanks to its location on a canyon rim overlooking the Crystal Falls Golf Course. 

Families seeking to create holiday memories in exceptionally kid-friendly communities can take advantage of Brookfield Residential’s extraordinary seasonal incentive in Bryson, Santa Rita Ranch or the beautiful Dripping Springs community of Caliterra.  

To create holiday memories in a peaceful, serene setting, Provence, tucked away off Hamilton Pool Road, is a secluded yet convenient community. The gated Retreat at Dripping Springs offers thoughtfully designed garden homes for holiday celebrations.

Even if you are still looking for your dream home, Brookfield Residential has a seasonal special for you too! Visit select model homes now through December 15 for your chance to receive the Gift of Gathering. Tour those select models by mid-December to be entered for a chance to win a $1,500 airlines gift card.  Fly family to you, or take that last-minute trip to make the holidays even sweeter.

Brookfield Residential, a pioneer of the master-planned community, builds in some of the most desirable Austin locales. This respected builder showcases it reputation for design, efficiency and innovation in communities from Cedar Park/Leander to Lakeway, and Dripping Springs to East Austin. Home designs feature open floorplans, personal touches, gorgeous curb appeal, and flexible options to meet a wide range of needs, budgets and lifestyles.

Visit select model homes today to begin making your plans for a memorable holiday season with new traditions in a brand new home from Brookfield Residential. Or, learn more online at

Additional Realtor bonuses are available on select move-in ready homes now! Call Mark or Jill at 512-271-2051 for details.

Nominations for 2019 PT50 Special Category Awards Now Open

Platinum Top 50 Special Category Awards are a way to recognize the accomplishments of both agents and industry professionals who embody the values of Platinum Top 50. 

Those recognized for special award category are nominated by their peers. All nomination applications and supporting information will be anonymously reviewed and scored by a panel of unbiased individuals who are employed in the non-profit, education, and real estate sectors. The winners in each category will be recognized at the PT50 Awards Ceremony in December. 

Nominations for all special categories will be accepted between October 1 and October 18. All nominees will be notified in November.

Newcomer of the Year

Do you know a new agent who started their career in real estate in the last two years and has excelled both personally and professionally since obtaining their license? Platinum Top 50’s Newcomer of the Year Award recognizes a well-rounded agent who has demonstrated initial success in their career as an agent, has made a commitment to serving their community, and promotes the advancement of real estate through their involvement in industry-related activities. 

Agents nominated for Newcomer of the Year must have enacted their license in the last 24 months (on or before September 1, 2017). 

Nominate Newcomer of the Year

Trainer of the Year

PT50 regards education and training as a huge component of success in the world of real estate. Trainer of the Year is designed to recognize a single agent or industry professional who is committed to the development of agents through training, mentorship, education and/or professional development throughout the year.

People recognized in this category spend a portion of their time educating and training others and have experience developing and/or presenting course curriculum. 

Nominate Trainer of the Year 

Executive of the Year

Executive of the Year is an award designed to recognize executive leaders or managers at the brokerage level who excel in areas of leadership, motivation and innovation.

An executive is responsible for mentoring agents under their leadership to perform at the highest standards. They have a willingness to work alongside industry partners, are receptive to partnerships, and introduce their offices to new ideas and technologies.

Nominees for Executive of the Year should be in an ownership, leadership or management position and be committed to the growth of the company as well as the individual agent.

Nominate Executive of the Year

Partner of the Year

PT50’s newest award, Partner of the Year, seeks to recognize a real estate industry professional or business who consistently goes above and beyond to provide exceptional products and services to PT50 agents and their clients.

They are active in Platinum Top 50 events, further advancing our purpose by creating meaningful connections in real estate. They educate people, attend our events, and enhance the network as a whole through their participation and support of our agents.

Nominees for Partner of the Year must be a company, or an employee of a company, who is a current client or affiliate partner of Platinum Top 50 and must be nominated by a current PT50 agent.

Nominate Partner of the Year

Career Achievement

Open to industry professionals, executives or licensed agents, the PT50 Career Achievement Award recognizes a seasoned industry veteran who has displayed excellence throughout their career spanning at least 15 years in real estate. Over their career, they have built, grown and maintained respect in the industry with their clients and peers.

Ideal candidates provide mentorship and leadership to agents or other professionals, are in good standing with the industry associations and governing bodies, embrace the value of Platinum Top 50, and are committed to professional and personal excellence.

Nominate Career Achievement