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Please welcome our friends from:

First American Title Insurance Company

8640 N. Green Hills Road, Suite 42Kansas City, MO 64154


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​We are hosting our next Club Trip Party on Thursday, July 12 from 4-6 pm at the Leawood Office located at 3740 W. 106th St. So far we have 140 qualifiers! Congratulations to all of you and we are excited to announce the trip date – November 14-19 in Costa Rica.

Tiffany Allen

Pam Bowman

Jacqueline Coldren

Michelle Cole

Jana & Jason DeLong

Rob & Bob DeTray

Lorrie Eddins

Madeline Laun*

Heather Luce*

Matt Messer*

Mark & Janet Rao

Paige Scheetz

Pam Winfrey




The Prairie Village/Stateline Office is planning a 2 day trip to Nashville in August.  The Northland Office was invited this year to join them.  The dates are Aug 21st-23rd and its $425 for hotel and flight. Let me know ASAP via email if you are interested in going.


Tune in to KC Live on Wednesday, June 27

Steve Servais our very own COO will be discussing how voice search is changing how buyers are searching for homes and most importantly how BHGRE Kansas Homes is leading the way.


#StartsWithAHome Sweeps – Your Client Could Win $10,000

Our #StartsWithAHome sweeps is here! Help us celebrate our 10th Anniversary and share this sweepstakes with your clients. Consumers can enter the #StartsWithAHome Sweepstakes by entering here http://bit.ly/2Lf1FxA. The winner will receive $10,000 toward a down payment, a mortgage, or renovations. Be sure to follow our consumer-facing Facebook account: http://www.facebook.com/bhgrealestate to share the sweepstakes and encourage your clients to enter!

Note: this sweepstakes is not open to affiliated BHGRE® agents and brokers.

Rules: https://www.bhgre.com/bhgrelife/starts-with-a-home-sweepstakes-official-rules/


Luxury Listings Needed: Summer Issue of The Distinctive Life Magazine

It’s time to submit your listings for the summer issue of The Distinctive Life magazine. Our digital publication showcases beautifully curated luxury editorial content, and pages of Distinctive Collection listings from the the BHGRE® network.  Check out the spring issue by clicking here to read, and make sure to share it with your friends, family, and clients

We are currently seeking listings for our summer issue of The Distinctive Life!

To be considered, your property must meet all the criteria for Distinctive Collection. Propertires must be among the top 10 percent of all residential properties in a given area, or $750,000 and above (whichever is greater)*. Commercial, land, and multi-family properties do not apply. The property must represent exceptional style and quality. The property must also be included on the Distinctive Collection website, www.bhgrecollection.com. Visit the Distinctive Collection section on the Greenhouse to learn more about the Distinctive Collection qualifications, as well as how to submit your listing to appear on bhgrecollection.com

Deadline for listings submissions is July 13, 2018. Properties will not be accepted after this date. Please note that submissions are for consideration only, and are not guaranteed placement. You will receive a notification from the BHGRE marketing department if your property is approved for inclusion in the magazine. Once you have submitted the property information below, it cannot be edited or changed. Please make sure all information is correct before you submit. If you submit multiple properties, not all properties may be used.

To submit your property, click here.

*Please check with your broker or office manager if you are unsure of what the listing price threshold is for your office.

If you have any questions, please contact Tara.Parker@bhgre.com.


Exciting News! Boost Advertising Program

We are introducing a new free advertising program in partnership with HomeSpotter! The Boostadvertising program automatically generates Facebook and Display campaigns for all new BHGRE listings free of charge. Boost is scheduled to launch Monday, June 25. All agents will receive their Boost Dashboard logins on Monday along with new listing alerts. Learn more here.


BHGRE Product Learning Classes
The BHGRE New Agent Greenhouse Overview
Date: Monday, July 2
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
Come learn about the BHGRE Greenhouse, including Marketing, Presentation and Learning tools to get your up and running as quickly as possible. Click here to enroll.

Digital Marketing Center – Class 1
Date: Thursday, July 19
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
In the Digital Marketing Center, you can create beautiful digital marketing pieces for email or web distribution, for listings or for your buyers. This class will cover the basics of how to use the Digital Marketing Center. Click here to enroll.

Digital Marketing Center – Class 2
Date: Tuesday, July 24
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
This class expands on the knowledge you gained in Digital Marketing Center Class 1. In this session we will explore the campaigns within the Digital Marketing Center. Click here to enroll.

The BHGRE Print Marketing Center
Date: Monday, July 23
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
BHGRE’s print marketing center, powered by Xpressdocs, offers the tools you need to support BHGRE’s brand image, including personal marketing and buyer and seller materials. Join Matt Irwin from Xpressdocs in this monthly call-in class designed to help you optimize the BHGRE print marketing center. Click here to enroll.

The BHGRE Shopping Experience Interactive Class
Date: Monday, July 30
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
Explore all the shopping options that BHGRE has for your clients and yourself. View what BHGRE-affiliated options there are, what discounts we receive from vendors, and how to let your clients in on the discounts. Enrollment closes on this class one week prior to class. Click here to enroll.

To enroll for a session, just visit the Training Calendar in the Greenhouse. Click here for direction on how to enroll for and launch a session. 

Get to Know Zap® Classes
Get to Know Zap! is a NEW weekly webinar series for any agent using Zap. In these sessions, we’ll show agents how Zap features integrate into their day-to-day business. Delivered in a very non-technical, high-level seminar format, these sessions give agents a basic understanding of the features Zap offers.
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. ET
Registration: Each session can be registered for at this link.

Sessions for July:
July 10 – How Can Zap Help Me at Open Houses?
July 17 – How Can Zap Help Me Nurture My Sphere of Influence
July 24 – How Can Zap Help Me with Electronic and Print Marketing?
July 31 – How Can Zap Help Me Turn Contacts into Clients?

Get Zapped® for Agents
Get Zapped! for Agents is the logical follow up to the Get to Know Zap! series, and is for any agent who wants to deep dive into Zap features in a hands-on format. These interactive sessions guide you with instruction and hands-on exercises showing you how to use Zap in the quickest, easiest way.
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST
Registration: Each session can be registered for at this link.

Sessions for July:
July 10 – What’s New in Zap?
July 17 – Drive Traffic to Your Zap Agent Website
July 24 – Increase Your Zap Agent Website SEO
July 31 – Build Relationships with Zap Follow-Up Plans

Zap TV: The Mobile App
 Wednesday, August 8
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Registration:  Click here to view the webcast



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G Suite Has Launched! 

We have put together a list of resources as you discover your new email platform. We will continue to add “how-to’s” and tips and tricks to KCH Agent which can be found under the Learning tab > G Suite Information Hub and Getting Started on Gmail. Below are a few videos and resources to get you started:

  • Watch a 52 minute overview video of gmail and the new google calendar 
  • Questions about the conversion? Check out our FAQ
  • Want to learn how to change your email signature and other customizations? Check out our how-to section
  • Still need to learn how to log in to your new email? Watch this 2 minute tutorial


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