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Luxury Home Marketing Group Focus Strategize -
Tour Mountain Estate Home during Annual Retreat  

(Raleigh, NC) – Members of the Raleigh - based, Luxury Home Marketing Group conducted their annual strategic planning session/ retreat in early June in Blowing Rock, North Carolina.

“At the core of the Luxury Home Marketing Group’s value is the personal relationships we develop with one another,” said LHMG President Linda Craft. “While we may be competitors in the greater Raleigh area marketplace as individual Realtors®, our annual retreat for strategic planning helps us improve our interpersonal relations, grow our market knowledge which ultimately delivers results for homeowners and home buyers in the elite, $750,000 and over segment of the market.”

Members met with the owner of Blowing Rock Realty to tour an estate-style, second home development, where lots are priced between $165,000 and $255,000 and there is no timeframe on building. The retreat included a tour of this 278 acre new home community, SweetGrass, which has views of Grandfather Mountain, a freshwater trout stream, social center and many more lifestyle features. The tour also included travel to the other side of the mountain to view LHMG member Brenda Holden represents 194 Eternal Echos, Fleetwood, NC.

The Luxury Home Marketing Group is always seeking strategic partners. If your business involves elite homes, and you are interested in membership, contact President Linda Craft at 919-235-6300.

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Background: The group was formed in 2004 as a coalition of luxury home real estate experts, representing luxury home buyers and sellers by applying extraordinary real estate expertise and service in Raleigh, Cary, Wake Forest, Durham, Chapel Hill, Research Triangle Park and surrounding counties. Executive Board members are: President Linda Craft, Linda Craft & Teams, REALTORS®, Vice-President Jill Rekuc of Olde Raleigh Real Estate, LLC , Secretary: Kimberly Conroy, Coldwell Banker HPW,  Treasurer Shawn Britt of Realty World-Triangle Living and Past-President Kathy Beacham, Coldwell Banker HPW. Members include Steina DeAndrade, Brenda Holden, Linda Kolarov, Deborah Nance, and Lindsay Taylor.