Staycation Prize Giveaway Spotlight: The Ultimate Escape from The Spa by Whole Foods Market


Ebby s Summer Staycation Giveaway has only one more day remaining to register to win FREE prizes – all you have to do is visit summerfun.ebby.com and complete the registration form. We ve partnered with some of the area s top retailers and service providers to gather more than $10,000 worth of great prizes – and each day we ve spotlighted a different one. Today s featured prize is:

The Ultimate Escape from The Spa By Whole Foods Market

You ll bask in the afterglow for days following this comprehensive package of pampering and wellness. This great package includes: a 50-minute massage of choice, 50-minute facial, Spa mani-pedi and a Spa Lunch. This 4.5 hour escape is valued at $275.

Register to win this and other great prizes now at summerfun.ebby.com .

Mary Frances Burleson Speaks At Wells Fargo Women s Leadership Conference


Yesterday, Mary Frances Burleson, President & CEO of the Ebby Halliday Companies, was one of the four panelists at the Wells Fargo Women’s Leadership Conference: Success By Design. The conference was held at the HD Vest Financial Services office and attended by Wells Fargo employees from the West Division. Joining Mary Frances on the Leadership Panel were Liz Bryant, West Division Sales Manager, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Sheila Haro, HR Manager, Distributed Retail Sales, Wells Fargo and Jacqueline Hill, National Fulfillment Manager, Wells Fargo.

Mary Frances is a well-known leader in the real estate industry. For more than 50 years, she has been part of the Ebby Halliday team, and her awe-inspiring rise through the management ranks has paralleled the growth of the firm from three offices to five brands, 30 offices and more than 1,600 staff and sales associates.

Green Acres Is The Place To Be


It’s a Green Acres themed day today at the Ebby Career Development Center and Associates are going green to get their Ebby Hours. Today is a special opportunity for Associates to get either 2, 4 or even all 6 of their Ebby Hours in one day – and for free!

The morning began with Farm & Ranch Contracts by Steve Holley with Republic Title. Pictured above are Krista Snuggs and Stephanie Wilkicki from Republic Title, Ebby CFO Ron Burgert, Ebby President & CEO Mary Frances Burleson and Steve Holley of Republic Title, who surprised the class with their own rendition of “Green Acres” to get the day started.

Currently in session is the Energy Effiicient Living class taught by Pam Daniel, an Associate in the Southwest Dallas/Ellis Co. office, which also includes a lunch & learn opportunity with Craig Senglin from Energy IQ. The day ends with FHA 203K Streamline by Betsy Sproat of Home Team Mortgage Company.

This is just one example of the informative classes offered daily to Ebby Associates by our great (and creative) Career Development Department. To learn about more upcoming classes, call 972-980-6611.

Staycation Prize Giveaway Spotlight: Private Wine Tasting For 10 At Times Ten Cellars


Ebby s Summer Staycation Giveaway has only a few days remaining and now through August 7th you can register to win FREE prizes – all you have to do is visit summerfun.ebby.com and complete the registration form. And you can increase your chances of winning by registering up to once per day! We ve partnered with some of the area s top retailers and service providers to gather more than $10,000 worth of great prizes – and each day we ll spotlight a different one. Today s featured prize is:

A Private Wine Tasting for 10 at Times Ten Cellars

Times Ten Cellars has a wine making facility that allows them to cellar and bottle wine from select vineyards in California’s premier wine regions. They also craft wines from vine to bottle using grapes from their own vineyard in Alpine, Texas. They have chosen the finest winery equipment available from Italy and California, as well as oak barrels from France and Pennsylvania. However, none of this is a substitute for what is really required to make a good bottle of wine – long hours and hard labor. Times Ten Cellars is also a great place to host your next party, wine tasting, wedding reception or company event.

This great prize package is valued at $220. Register to win this and other great prizes now at summerfun.ebby.com .

Congratulations To Our Second Quarter 2009 Companywide Top Associates


Be sure and check out the back page of the Business Section of today’s Dallas Morning News which features the Ebby Halliday Companywide Top Associates for Second Quarter. You can also see them all on ebby.com, here.

The Ebby Halliday Companies salute these Associates for their tireless dedication to providing preeminent service to their clients. It’s because of Associates like these that Ebby Halliday continues to be the at the forefront of today’s real estate market. Bravo!

Staycation Prize Giveaway Spotlight: Dinner for 4 at Home From TJ s Fresh Seafood Market


Ebby s Summer Staycation Giveaway has only a few days remaining and now through August 7th you can register to win FREE prizes – all you have to do is visit summerfun.ebby.com and complete the registration form. And you can increase your chances of winning by registering up to once per day! We ve partnered with some of the area s top retailers and service providers to gather more than $10,000 worth of great prizes – and each day we ll spotlight a different one. Today s featured prize is:

A gourmet dinner for 4 at home courtesy of TJ s Fresh Seafood Market

AWARD WINNING

Family-owned since 1989, TJ s has been recognized by D Magazine, The Dallas Observer and Dallas Morning News for fantastically fresh seafood.

FRESHEST SEAFOOD

TJ s receives multiple shipments of fresh fish every day from purveyors across the country. In addition to everyday items such as tilapia and ahi tuna, they offer seasonal fare such as soft shell crabs, crawfish, halibut and wild salmon.

DON T FEEL LIKE COOKING?

TJ s has many ready-to-eat items like their famous cocktail shrimp (Texas Monthly called them the best in Texas ) and their Hickory & Alder Smoked Salmon. Or check out their take-out case for fresh-daily entrees, sides & salads.

CUSTOM ORDERS

If it swims, TJ s can probably order it for you. Whether it s your favorite fish from back home or a specialty caviar, let them see if they can find it for you.

FULL SERVICE CATERING

TJ s offers fantastic catering including full-scale party planning. More than just seafood and perfect for weddings, cocktail parties, dinner parties, bar mitzvah s and corporate events.

This great prize package is valued at $200 and would be great for a family dinner or a start to a great summer get together with friends. Register to win this and other great prizes now at summerfun.ebby.com

OPEN HOUSE UPDATE: Almost 250 Great Homes To Tour This Weekend!


Looks like we’re going to have a little bit of a cool down this weekend (hey, it’s Texas, highs in the 90’s in August is a cool down), so head out and enjoy some great open houses! And there’s no better place to start your search than the Ebby Open House Search page for the best selection of North Texas Open Houses this weekend. Not only will you find almost 250 great open houses, but you can also sort them by all your desired search criteria! There s no better place to search for weekend Open Houses than ebby.com!

Second Quarter 2009 Breakfast of Champions Held at Lone Star Park


The Second Quarter 2009 Breakfast of Champions was held this morning at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie. Associates from Ebby Halliday, REALTORS, Ellen Terry, REALTORS and Dave Perry-Miller & Associates enjoyed updates from company President & CEO Mary Frances Burleson, Sr. Vice President & Director of Sales Offices Betty Misko, CFO Ron Burgert, other members of the Senior Management Team and a facility overview from Lone Star Park Representatives.

Associates were also able to network with each other and share information about various market trends across the Metroplex.

You can see candid pics from the event on the Official Ebby Halliday Facebook Page, here.

Staycation Prize Giveaway Spotlight: $50 To The Studio Movie Grill


Ebby s Summer Staycation Giveaway has one week remaining and now through August 7th you can register to win FREE prizes – all you have to do is visit summerfun.ebby.com and complete the registration form. And you can increase your chances of winning by registering up to once per day! We ve partnered with some of the area s top retailers and service providers to gather more than $10,000 worth of great prizes – and each day we ll spotlight a different one. Today s featured prize is:

A $50 Gift Card to The Studio Movie Grill

Studio Movie Grill makes going out easy because they have the answer to the big question, should we eat before or after the movie? It s the perfect atmosphere for your one-stop great movie and fabulous meal. At Studio Movie Grill, you get full food service, soft drink, beer, wine, and liquor menu available before and during the movie. Once you are seated in your comfortable individual leather chair that swivels, rolls, and tilts, servers will take your order like any restaurant. Your food will be brought to you inside the theater, usually before the movie starts, so you can enjoy your meal during the show.

Register to win this and other great prizes now at summerfun.ebby.com