Real Estate Apprentice Foundation Welcomes Eneighborhoods
COMPILER OF HOME-NEIGHBORHOOD INFORMATION NEWEST GRANT SPONSOR
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Dec 12th, 2005 – The Real Estate Apprentice Foundation today proudly announced that eNeighborhoods Inc. of Boca Raton, Florida is the newest member of the Real Estate Apprentice Grant’s elite group of Sponsors. eNeighborhhoods’ CEO Stu Siegel expressed his endorsement of the grant program by saying "eNeighborhoods is pleased to be a Real Estate Apprentice Grant Sponsor. Starting a career in real estate is not an easy endeavor, and we are honored to do be able to do our part in helping new real estate agents succeed through this process." eNeighborhhoods’ highly accurate home and neighborhood information products are tailor-made for home buyers who are not satisfied with anything less than comprehensive information of local property, neighborhood, and school facts. “Real estate apprentice agents will enormously benefit because of eNeighborhoods’ generous endowment and be able to provide better real estate services than regular agents,” said The Foundation’s Deputy Executive Director, Dr. Martin Oliver.
eNeighborhoods will be providing the 2006 rookie grant awardees the eNeighborhoods Power Suites which gives real estate professionals quick and easy access to detailed information about any neighborhood in the country, including facts about schools, home values, crime rates, cost-of-living and other demographics. Senior Vice President of National Sales, Denise Whitty proudly responded by saying: “The Real Estate Apprentice Foundation is a very worthwhile Foundation and is a great opportunity for eNeighborhoods to contribute in building a better future real estate industry by helping the best and brightest people entering the real estate industry with the tools they need to be successful”.
Founded in 1997, eNeighborhoods, Inc., the nation's premier compiler of home and neighborhood information, providing real estate professionals with a comprehensive set of personalized tools they use everyday to present buyers and sellers with the most up-to-date, localized information about property, neighborhoods, and schools. In 2001 eNeighborhoods achieved the REALTOR Benefits®, status with endorsement from The National Association of REALTORS®. The company already serves most major real estate companies including Century 21, Coldwell Banker, ERA Real Estate, Prudential Real Estate, GMAC, Keller Williams Realty, EXIT Realty, Realty Executives and RE/MAX International, as well as many of the major independent brokerages.
In 2005 eNeighborhoods was selected for inclusion on two prestigious business lists - The Inc. 500 and the Deloitte Technology Fast 500. The Inc. 500 is an annual ranking of privately held companies, measuring growth rate over a four-year period. eNeighborhoods was ranked as the 84th fastest growing private company in the nation. The Deloitte Technology Fast 500 is an annual ranking of North American technology companies, both publicly and privately held, measuring growth rate over a five-year period. This year, eNeighborhoods is ranked as the 205th fastest growing technology company in North America. To crown off these honors, eNeighborhoods CEO Stu Siegel was also selected as the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year.
eNeighborhoods is the 14th company to join the following leading Real Estate Apprentice Grant Sponsoring companies that have already pleaded their support in building a better real estate industry for future generations. The other companies include:
First American Residential Group
Hobbs/Herder – Real Estate Advertising & Design
RealtyU® – Real Estate Schools
iSucceed – Real Estate Mentoring
SSI – Real Estate Coaching
McLean International – Real Estate Business Management
Thomson –Real Estate Books and Publishing
Calculated Industries – Real Estate Calculators
Create-A-Plan – Real Estate Business Plans
Upward Motion – Real Estate Career Simulator
The Real Estate CyberSpace Society
RIS Media – Real Estate News
Broker Agent News – Real Estate News
The 3rd season for Real Estate Apprentice Grant Program opened July 1st, 2005 and agents can still apply online at www.RealEstateApprentice.com through December 31st, 2005. A new six month season begins January 1st, 2006. Companies interested in becoming sponsors for season IV should contact Dr. Oliver at Dr.Oliver@ReApprentice.com or by phone at 949-600-7188 as soon as possible.