Harcourts The Garner Group Real Estate was recently announced as one of the winners in the prestigious 2016 Women World Awards®. The company, founded by local real estate veteran Sandy Garner, won a gold level award in the Company Growth of the Year category.
The annual Women World Awards program encompasses the world’s best in leadership, innovation, organizational performance, new products and services, and milestones from every major industry in the world. Women-led organizations from all over the world submitted nominations for this year’s program.
Harcourts The Garner Group was selected for the award due to its growth in a highly competitive marketplace over the past several months. With Oregon leading the nation as an inbound relocation destination and the real estate industry booming in kind, Harcourts The Garner Group has stepped up with the latest in real estate software and online tools, business management systems, in-person and online training resources for its agents.
The results are in the numbers: Garner’s firm is currently number one for new construction listings in the region and has experienced a 36 percent growth rate over the past 12 months. In addition, Harcourts The Garner Group has added approximately 8 staff members and agents in the past 12 months (total staff and agents now equal 33 people).
“We’ve worked extremely hard to make sure that we provide the very best service to our clients and the real estate community,” said Sandy Garner, the company’s founder and owner. “When we get international recognition like the Women World Awards, it is a testament to how hard everyone at our firm is working to make sure we succeed, and our clients succeed.”
Winners were honored during the annual SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner June 27 in San Francisco.