Welcome Michel LeGault

We have a new member of Morrison House Sotheby International Realty. His name is Michel (pronounced Michael) LeGault and he will be filling the Front Desk position at the office. Mike graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts — majoring in English and minoring in German. Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty are proud to have him join our team.

Come down to the office and welcome him!

Thelma Channon #1 Agent in Gig Harbor

Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty in downtown Gig Harbor is proud to announce broker Thelma Channon as #1 Agent in Gig Harbor for 2014 Residential and Condominium sales volume, according to the NWMLS. This will be the third consecutive year Thelma Channon, together with her TLC Team led by Brooke Beaty, have been ranked #1 for home sales volume in Gig Harbor. The longtime successful savvy agent is a passionate residential real estate broker with more than 15 years of award-winning performance in real estate sales and community relations. With more than $300 million in personal career sales, she has proven to be an expert in her field. Thelma and her team’s concierge style “Big on TLC” approach of customer care and service includes staging and re-imaging listings and the ability to present, listen, gain the selling trust of her listings and negotiate on behalf of her sellers and buyers. Thelma’s alliance with Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty in Gig Harbor offers unparalleled marketing platforms. Working together with the power of the Sotheby’s brand sets the stage to market your properties to a global network. Thelma and Brooke proudly represent all property types and price points knowing that what matters most is the goal of their clients. Contact Thelma Channon today at 253-255-2987 or visit her website: www.Thelma4harborhomes.com to view her unique Gig Harbor lifestyle video and more information.

2014 Appreciation Event

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Contact: Michael Morrison www.MyUniqueHome.com 253.606.5925

Morrison House Sotheby’s recently held an appreciation event at the end of the year at Brix 25! Fun was had by all and in appreciation for everyone’s achievements this past year, COACH gifts were had by all in attendance. Thanks to you all for your hard work and achievements–Vicki Richie, Megan Zamberlin, Rich Watson, Brooke Beaty, Lisa Moore, Katy Smith, Berkeley Vincent, Karen Vincent, Martin McClendon, Thelma Channon, Cherie Carr, Marti Gardner, Cindy Morrison, Aimee Kelley, Jeff Krause, and Alex Spearman.

They all should be congratulated for record setting Luxury Brokers in markets like Canterwood, Lakewood, Gig Harbor, Tacoma, University Place, Steilacoom and surrounding markets.

Thanks also to Miles from Coach Corporate Store.

Michael and Tonia Morrison

For more information on Morrison House Sotheby’s, please contact Morrison directly at 253.606.5925 or online at www.MyUniqueHome.com

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LASA benefits from Art Partnership

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Contact: Michael Morrison www.MyUniqueHome.com 253.606.5925

LASA benefits from Art Partnership

12/2/2014 Gig Harbor, Washington. The concept of Art and Home to benefit others has been an ongoing passion for Michael Morrison of Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty. His latest twist is in collaboration with abstract expressionist artist, Martha Reisdorf (www.marthareisdorf.com) and the Greystone Condominium project (www.LiveInGreystone.com) This latest collaboration will directly benefit LASA (Living Access Support Alliance www.LASAWA.org)

Morrison has brought in works of Reisdorf to be shown at the model home of the Greystone Condominiums which are currently listed for sale. The condominium and the art pieces are available for sale, together or separately. 100% of the art commissions will go directly to benefit the LASA organization.

LASA is a community-supported agency which works to prevent homelessness and recurrent homelessness. They work to provide housing for over 65 families at any one time and annually provide prevention services to over 250 families in the South Puget Sound Region.

Greystone Condominiums are located in an intimate gated setting on Clover Creek in Lakewood Washington. The homes are luxuriously finished and developed by David Pease and Michelle Pease-Paulsen of Park Lane Associates. Priced from the 500’s, the duplex style homes provide care free living while being close to world class amenities and golf of Lakewood and University Place, Washington. In fact, the homes are just minutes from the site of the 2015 U.S. Open.

For more information on the collaboration or to purchase a home or piece of art, please contact Morrison directly at 253.606.5925 or online at www.MyUniqueHome.com

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Morrison recognized at invitation-only event for top luxury Realtors

DALLAS, Texas. 11/20/2014 Michael Morrison of Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty joined over 120 top real estate professionals serving the upscale residential market who converged recently in Denver (CO) for The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing’s annual Leaders in Luxury (LIL) conference.

It was at this event that the organization recognized Michael Morrison for his personal
Achievement in the Luxury Real Estate Industry. Morrison has been recognized for his success and achievements in the marketing and sale of multi-million dollar properties. He is an industry veteran who started as a file clerk in the 90’s and went on to create top of mind awareness as the ‘go to’ person when it comes to luxury real estate. Every year, Morrison is invited to attend the exclusive LIL event and has won awards for branding, property marketing and was also named “Most Effective Institute for Luxury Home Marketing Member.”

“This prestigious conference provides cutting-edge information on what’s happening in the luxury market segment, offers insights on best practices in the business, and creates valuable networking opportunities,” said Morrison. “I come home with information and ideas to help me deliver superior service to my clientele.”

“Leaders in Luxury attendance is limited to proven professionals in the luxury home niche,” said Laurie Moore-Moore, Founder of The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, the event host. “This gives LIL attendees the opportunity to build an exclusive network of contacts focused on the upscale residential industry, while sharing ideas with the best in the business. Since competency is the key to working successfully with the luxury buyer and seller,” added Moore-Moore, “LIL is designed to provide attendees with important knowledge and insights, giving them a competitive edge in meeting the needs of the very affluent.”

Leaders in Luxury’s keynote speakers included London-based George Betz, a director of The International Real Estate Federation, United Kingdom and a member of Fine & Country, a real estate organization with 275 brokerage locations outside North America. Other keynoters included noted film producer Curt Hahn, founder of Nashville-based FilmHouse and Jennifer Yosowitz, COO of Audio-One, a Florida-based international home automation company. Numerous top luxury agents from the U.S. and Canada participated in presentations and panel discussions.

About The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing (ILHM)
ILHM is an international training and membership organization for real estate professionals who work in the luxury home market. The Institute awards the Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist designation, which is the official designation for many national and international real estate brands. Find information on live and online training at www.LuxuryHomeMarketing.com or by phone 214-485-3000.

Girls Night Out Gig Harbor!

5th Annual Girls Night Out
Morrison House Sotheby’s warmly welcomes Sephora Tacoma to the annual Girl’s Night Out event in Gig Harbor. Sephora will be on hand to cover all of your makeup and skincare needs as well as show you what the must-have fragrances are for the season.

We are now accepting RSVP’s for the event, which begins November 13th at 5pm. Those who RSVP will have a swag bag reserved for them, ready to be picked up the night of the event. We will be doing a ‘fragrance festival’, holiday makeup palette tutorials (and more) and indulging in drinks and hors d’oeuvres. Goodie bags, shopping and dining specials, door prizes, limos, fun activities and more!

When you stop by, be sure check out the featured paintings in our office by international artist Martha Reisdorf!

Michael Morrison to attend Leaders in Luxury

Owner/Broker of Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty, Michael Morrison, will be attending Leaders in Luxury, an invitation-only event at the Denver Ritz Carlton for the top 100 luxury agents in North America. Morrison will be speaking on Wealth Verification of luxury home buyers and will also network with some of the best in the business and garner the latest and cutting edge changes in the luxury home marketing.

Trick-or-Treat in the Harbor!

Please join us at Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty on Friday, October 31st, from 3-6pm for a fun, family-friendly Halloween Event!   Along with other waterfront businesses, we will offer trick or treating.

We will also be offering complimentary family photographs.  Pose with your family members in front of our office and receive a free, festive portrait that can be downloaded from our website after the event.

October Thursday Night Out!

Please join us Thursday, October 9th from 5-8pm at Morrison House Sotheby’s International Realty. It is sure to be a fun night out! We will be showcasing our current listings. We will be featuring catered items from Lumpia World. Also on hand will be representatives from Nordstrom, Diptyque, and Tacoma Yacht Club! Stop by anytime during 5-8 to chat, eat, and learn about what we have to offer.

Girls Night Out Goodie Bags will also be available for pre-sale during this Thursday Night Out.

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