Intracoastal Realty Acquires Our World / Institute 2.0
Wilmington, NC (April 28, 2011) – Intracoastal Realty is proud to announce the introduction of OUR WORLD™/Institute 2.0 into their company portfolio. This exclusive web-based business community is available only to members of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®. Intracoastal Realty is making this program available to its sales associates and staff to foster idea-sharing and innovation with a focus on tangible business results. The program was launched at their bi-annual Technology Fair on April 26th.
With a focus on “the Business Side of SocialSM”, OUR WORLD,™ is designed to provide interactive learning and collaboration within firms and across the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® network.
Through OUR WORLD™, participants can access Institute 2.0, an accessible online learning system offering outcome-based learning modules tied to business objectives. The program features 24/7 access to interactive online courses delivered in concise and engaging segments, access to Continuing Education courses, audio clips on timely topics through Institute 2.0 Radio, the ability to track and monitor activities, and so much more.
“We are very excited to provide our agents with these educational opportunities and business-building tools,” said Jim Wallace, CEO of Intracoastal Realty. “We are very familiar with the faculty behind this project. In fact, two of the three lead facilitators – Mike Staver and Steve Harney – have addressed our agents at recent awards banquets. This program is going to be a huge asset to our agents and to our company, and will enable us to better serve our clients.”
As the first program of its kind, OUR WORLD™, in conjunction with Institute 2.0, provides opportunities for top real estate companies to communicate in entirely new ways, while also being able to access robust resources for professional development and business growth.
Intracoastal Realty is the local representative of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the largest network of over 600 premier locally-branded firms producing $250 billion in annual home sales. LeadingRE provides a broad range of brokerage services to its affiliates, including lead generation, branding support, luxury marketing, Web exposure and technology systems, and state-of-the-art learning and credentialing.
About Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®
Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (www.LeadingRE.com) is the largest network of top independent local and regional brand-name brokerage firms in the residential sector of real estate. The 600 firms affiliated with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® are represented by 5,000 offices and 150,000 associates in more than 30 countries worldwide. The organization’s leadership is demonstrated by the fact that its affiliates comprise six of the top 10 real estate companies in the country. Collectively, LeadingRE affiliates produced nearly 1 million home sales valued at $250 billion in the U.S. in 2009. In addition, LeadingRE affiliates hold the Number One position in terms of sales or volume in more of the top markets than any other organization.
Here are a few pictures of our agents participating in the Technology Fair and the roll-out of OUR WORLD/Institute 2.0: