Press Release, September 19, 2012
Sylvia Barry is pleased to announce that she has been selected to join the newly formed, premier Frank Howard Allen Realtors' International Services Division, providing exceptional real estate services to local and global clients.
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Press Release, May 21, 2011
Sylvia Barry joined the new online news media by Yahoo, www.Novato.Patch.com, and became a Novato Patch Blogger blogging about the local communicy and real estate related issues on Patch.
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Press Release, January 29, 2010
Frank Howard Allen Realtors announced Sylvia Barry as the company's prestigious 2009 Founder's Award Recipient for her dedication and contribution to Youth and Education related services throughout the community.
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Press Release, April 24, 2008 - Sylvia Barry Interviewed on Inman News Article "NAR Considers new short-sale disclosure rules"
Sylvia Barry, a Top Voice at the National real estate online site, www.Trulia.com (1998 Wbbey Award Nominee for Real Estate Web Services), was interviewed by the leading online real estate news service, Inman News, on April 24, 2008. The article is in response to the expectation that NAR will be considering new rules to better describe the status of properties in Realtor affiliated Multiple Listing Services. Sylvia was interviewed for how the North Bay Multiple Listing Services handles the short sale status.
To read the article, please go to NAR considers new short-sale disclosure rules
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Frank Howard Allen Agents in the News - November 4, 2007
Sylvia Barry Brings National Open House Day to Marin
November 4, 2007 has been designated as National Open House Day. Realtors® who are participating in this event stand prepared to answer questions about housing trends in local markets. Buyers who visit an open house on the National Open House Day are invited to both tour the featured homes and bring their toughest questions.
You can find one of these featured homes and prepared Realtors® at www.national-open-house.com
The grass roots launch of National Open House Day was created by REALTOR® Patrick Mahony of Phoenix, through Trulia Voices, a question and answer board on real estate, part of www.trulia.com. Patrick’s grass roots idea quickly spread through Trulia Voices as several agents joined in and spread the news through their local brokerage offices throughout the country.
Agents from Marin County participating in this event include Frank Howard Allen agent Sylvia Barry of the Novato, Marin County Office. Sylvia, an active Trulia "Voice," is ranked 3rd under "Most Liked Answers" with 553 useful answers.
Trulia, a growing force online, was adopted by Frank Howard Allen earlier this year and features all Frank Howard Allen listings. The site refers nearly 3,000,000 visitors to broker websites per month and is currently the third greatest referral source for all fhallen.com web traffic.
For a complete list of featured houses, or to sign up, please visit www.national-open-house.com
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New Real Estate Agent Website Launched, 1/12/2007 - We are proud to announce the launch of our new state of the art Real Estate Services Web site today. The new site is powered by a la mode, inc. net.X technology, which integrates and leverages a range of desktop and Internet applications and data sources to extend the network to better serve our clients.
This new site provides streamlined services for existing as well as potential new clients, while also providing our staff with technology integration that allows us to be more effective in our daily operations. Not only can clients view our listings, but they can also search for a home or get pre-qualified for a mortgage and much more. The new site also provides rich multi-media content for potential new clients, showing them the benefits of hiring a professional Agent in an engaging, highly professional presentation format that will create new demand for our services. Going forward, the underlying a la mode net.X platform of our new site means that we are automatically going to be adding features and capabilities to meet our changing business requirements and keep up with the technology curve in Real Estate. We are a full service Real Estate Services firm and a recognized leader in the local market. Our firm combines a focus on customer service with the utilization of technology to provide clients with the highest quality and fastest turnaround times in the market.