By Zoe Eisenberg
However, it’s not only the families of new homes that are reaping the benefits of the give-back model; “From the perspective of real estate agents, they need a way to differentiate their brand amongst local homebuyers and sellers and align with positive stories within the community,” says Andrews. “Naturally, giving back is a great way to accomplish this.”
Andrews notes that Giveback Homes’ members are attracting new clients solely because they are members. “Since homebuyers and sellers are inclined to work with a REALTOR® who gives part of their commission to those in need, this helps Realtors® acquire new clients,” Andrews explains.
The company arms their members with tools to tell their story to potential homebuyers, providing letters and photos from the families with new homes to demonstrate where the contributions are going.
“We are the first to create a sustainable relationship between real estate professionals and families in need of a safe home,” says Andrews.
This April, Giveback Homes will be breaking ground in Dallas with Habitat for Humanity and the local realtor community. REALTORS® and mortgage brokers can apply for the opportunity to join the movement, give back and experience the tangible results of their contribution.
The company invites anyone interested to visit www.givebackhomes.com to apply to become a member and learn more about the program.
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