Lake Homes Realty In The News

Lake Homes Realty In The News

Lake Homes Realty In The News

2017

Your House is Worth More Than Ever. Should You Take Out a HELOC?

U.S. News and World Report

August 25, 2017: A home equity loan maybe a good ideai if you're good with money. If you're not, get the idea out of your head.

 


 

The fastest-growing real estate companies in the US

Inman

August 24, 2017: Lake Homes Realty is ranked among the fastest growing real estate brokerage and development companies in the U.S.

 


 

Pelham’s Lake Homes Realty earns national recognition

The Pelham Reporter

August 18, 2017: Lake Homes Realty recently made the list of the top 5,000 fastest-growing companies in an annual ranking published by Inc. Magazine

 


 

Several Birmingham companies make the Inc. 5000 list

Birmingham Business Journal

August 17, 2017: Sixteen metro Birmingham companies made the 2017 Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest growing companies, with Lake Homes Realty setting the pace

 


 

Lake Homes Realty ranked #927 on the 2017 Inc 5000

Inc Magazine

August 16, 2017: The 2017 Inc 5000 of the growing companies in the U.S., ranks Lake Homes Realty in the top 1,000.

 


 

How real estate agents can dress for success in the summer

Inman

July 18, 2017: Lake Homes Realty shares professional tips for Agents dressing for summer weather.

 


 

8 Affordable Ways to Give Your Living Room a Facelift

Behind the Blue, Powered by Valpak

July 11, 2017: How do you update the look of your living room and make it feel like you’ve revamped the space without spending a fortune?

 


 

Ready, Set, Splash: The Top 10 Lake Towns in America

Realtor.com

July 10, 2017: Looking for a great town to have a lake home? Realtor.com offers these ten fantastic lake towns

 


 

Lake Homes Realty adds two more states to footprint

Birmingham Business Journal

June 23, 2017: Lake Homes Realty has expanded into two more states. The lake-focused real estate brokerage is now licensed and operating in New York and in Connecticut.

 


 

Birmingham's Lake Homes Realty expands to New York, Pennsylvania

AL.com

June 6, 2017: Birmingham-based Lake Homes Realty has expanded to two new states in the Northeast, bringing the total footprint to operations in 13 states in less than five years.

 


 

5 Stories That Will Make You Rethink Your Leadership Style

Entrepreneur.com

May 11, 2017: CEOs speak candidly of times they fumbled on the job, and what they learned in the process.

 


 

Agent vs. brokerage: Which matters more to consumers?

Inman

May 23, 2017: Lake Homes Realty's John Sims shares why comfort, convenience and expertise drive client decisions

 


 

On Golden Ponds

Realtor Magazine

May/June 2017: For Doris Phillips and her husband Glenn, a consulting gig grew into a multi-state brokerage focused solely on lake properties

 


 

A serial entrepreneur hits the lake

Birmingham Business Journal

April 20, 2017: How Glenn Phillips went from tech to the lakefront real estate scene

 


 

Glenn Phillips of Lakehomes.com

The Blueprint Podcast

April 9, 2017: Glenn Phillips is CEO for Lakehomes.com (www.lakehomes.com), a company that is disrupting the Real Estate industry in profound ways.

 


 

The Home Office Is Disappearing—What's Taking Its Place?

Realtor.com

March 22, 2017: Homeowners may not be as interested in an office at home, so what now? Experts, including Lake Homes Realty's Glenn S. Phillips, offer insight.

 


 

50 Things to Do If You Plan to Sell Your Home This Spring

Huffington Post

March 22, 2017: In this advice for home sellers article, professionals (including Lake Homes Realty) offer tips

 


 

5 Stupid Money Mistakes That Can Get Your Mortgage Denied

Realtor.com

March 13, 2017: Lake Homes Realty's experts, along with other real estate pros, offer tips to help avoid mortgage approval issues

 


 

Here are the biggest lake home markets in the Houston area

Houston Business Journal

March 9, 2017: Houstonians have the best of both worlds when it comes to waterfront vacation homes.

 


 

Lake Norman keeps crown as largest lakefront home market

Charlotte Business Journal

March 3, 2017: Lake Norman remains the largest lake home market in North Carolina

 


 

Why brokerage offices are no longer needed for great service

Inman

February 6, 2017: Glenn S. Phillips explains how shifting consumer behavior and tech improvement allow great service without real estate offices

 


 

Where are million dollar lake homes for sale in Alabama?

Birmingham Business Journal

January 3, 2017: Lake Homes Realty tabbed as eighth fastest growing company in metro-Birmingham

2016

Featured Member; Lake Homes' Glenn Phillips

American Express

October 11, 2016: Lake Homes Realty is a licensed full-service real estate brokerage focused on lake homes and land across multiple states.

 


 

Fast Track 30: Lake Homes Realty

Birmingham Business Journal

August 25, 2016: Lake Homes Realty tabbed as eighth fastest growing company in metro-Birmingham

 


 

Lake Homes Realty expands its footprint

Oklahoma Star

July 22, 2016: Lake Homes Realty expands brokerage operations into Oklahoma.

 


 

Positive Maturity's 2016 Top 50 Over 50

B-Metro

July 22, 2016: Lake Homes Realty's CEO and COO both honored as members of The Top 50 over 50.

 


 

The Strangest Real Estate Add-Ons

Realtor Magazine

July 18, 2016: Uncommon real estate transactions may even include the family dog.

 


 

5 of the Weirdest Things People Have Tried to Sell With Their Homes

Realtor.com

July 13, 2016: Realtors share unusual items offered with homes for sale, including the dog that came with a home purchased by Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips

 


 

Fast-growing Birmingham real estate firm targets new state

Birmingham Business Journal

June 21, 2016: Lake Homes Realty opens brokerage operations in Arkansas.

 


 

The True Cost of Purchasing a Home

LendingTree.com

June 20, 2016: Tips on costs and how to minimize them from experts, including Lake Homes Realty.

 


 

How to Buy a Home While Selling One

USAToday

June 5, 2016: Experts, including Lake Homes Realty's Glenn S. Phillips, share tips with readers on simultaneously selling and buying a home.

 


 

5 Hard-Hitting Mortgage Strategies For Self-Employed Applicants

TheMortgageReports.com

June 4, 2016: Self-Employment does not disqualify you from a mortgage, but you have to be smart. Includes tips from Lake Homes Realty leadership team.

 


 

Negotiate Like A Pro: 6 Tricks For Winning A Real Estate Stalemate

Forbes

May 10, 2016: Real estate negotiations tips from industry experts, including Lake Homes Realty.

 


 

How to Show Off Real Estate Listings This Summer

HomeValueLeads.com

May 5, 2016: Tips for real estate open houses from real estate experts, including Lake Homes Realty.

 


 

6 Ways Tech Will Change How You List Homes

Realtor Magazine

April 22, 2016: Six tech trends impacting the real estate industry as cited by speakers at the 2016 Real Estate Standards Organization conference.

 


 

Uh-Oh, March Housing Numbers Showed Decline - But That's Good News For Sellers

The Street

April 20, 2016: March housing numbers are not what they may seem, explains Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips and other housing insiders.

 


 

How to Survive a Buyer's Market: The Ultimate Cheat Sheet

Realtor.com

April 11, 2016: Some tips for home sellers during a home buyer's market, including tips from a Lake Homes Realty expert.

 


 

First-Time Homebuyers: Time to Consider Rent-to-Own?

nerdwallet

April 5, 2016:

 


 

The Best Mortgage Companies

Reviews.com

March 31, 2016: Rates are important, but there are more factors to a mortgage. Lake Homes Realty's Glenn S. Phillips and other experts help explain.

 


 

How Your Home Stacks Up as an Investment

U.S. News & World Report

March 30, 2016: Is buying your home the best way to increase your portfolio? Lake Homes Realty's CEO Glenn S. Phillips and other experts provide advice.

 


 

5 ways to grow your business with personality

Inman

March 29, 2016: Lake Homes Realty's John Sims explains why getting out there and meeting people is the best way to grow your business.

 


 

6 Times You Really Can Get Your Earnest Money Back

Realtor.com

March 21, 2016: Doris Phillips, LHR COO, and other experts offer tips for home buyers regarding earnest money

 


 

Beware the Pitfalls of Rent-to-Own Homes

QuickenLoans.com

March 17, 2016: Rent-to-Own for homes has significant challenges. Glenn S. Phillips and other experts offer advice about this type of real estate transaction.

 


 

$500 Per Month Marketing Budget - How Would You Spend It?

Altus Host

February 23, 2016: Lake Homes Realty's Eli Kirkley recommends advertising on Facebook

 


 

What does it take to buy a home without credit?

Credit.com

February 14, 2016: Lake Homes Realty's Doris Phillips offers guidance on buying a home with cash.

 


 

Do you need a lawyer at the mortgage closing?

MortgageLoan.com

February 1, 2016: Lake Homes Realty's Glenn S. Phillips and other real estate experts share pros and cons of an attorney at closing.

 


 

Five questions to ask before buying a house

The Christian Science Monitor

January 21, 2016: Buying a home is a huge investment. Lake Homes Realty expert helps with advice for home buyers.

 


 

For Sale By Owner: 8 Costly Mistakes Sellers Make

Trulia.com

January 13, 2016: Trulia.com shares insights from Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips and other experts about FSBO.

 


 

Ask Yourself These 5 Questions Before Buying a Home

WiseBread.com

January 14, 2016: Advise for would-be home buyers.

2015

NFIB/Alabama Member Profile: Glenn Phillips, CEO, Lake Homes Realty

NFIB.com

December 16, 2015: National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) profiles Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips

 


 

Veteran Birmingham tech exec joins Lake Homes Realty

Birmingham Business Journal

November 3, 2015: Veteran tech and marketing expert Brian Cauble joins Lake Homes Realty

 


 

Alabama's Lake Homes Realty talks Texas expansion

Alabama News Center

October 15, 2015: Lake Homes Realty adds real estate brokerage operation for all of Texas as growth continues

 


 

Alabama's Lake Homes Realty revolutionizes cloud-based real estate

AL.com

September 30, 2015: Lake Homes Realty's business model is more than just a blend of brokerage with a great website.

 


 

Meet 2015's Women to Watch in Birmingham

Birmingham Business Journal

Sept 11, 2015: Lake Homes Realty COO Doris Phillips is one of three women named to receive the 2015 Women to Watch Award!

 


 

Lake Homes Realty named to 2015 Fast Track 30

Birmingham Business Journal

August 28, 2015: Lake Homes Realty ranked as the 8th fastest growing company in Birmingham, AL (and the fastest growing real estate company)!

 


 

Surprising Changes in Local Real Estate

East Tennessee's Mountain Views

August 4, 2015: An interview with Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips about real estate trends.

 


 

9 Tips for Buying a Second Home

GoBankingRates.com

August 1, 2015: Experts, including Lake Homes Realty's Glenn S. Phillips, share tips to remember when purchasing a second home.

 


 

Tide rising in lakefront property market

Birmingham Business Journal

July 17, 2015: Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips explains the recent increase in lake real estate transactions.

 


 

Marketing Speak: Experts Dish on Industry Terms to Know

National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)

July 2, 2015: Lake Homes Realty's Eli Kirkley helps explain jargon too often used in business and client communications.

 


 

Barrier for Businesses?

News-Herald

April 26, 2015: Karen Packet, principal broker for Lake Homes Realty in East Tennessee discusses business real estate in Lenior City, Tennessee.

 


 

Will You Be Ready When You're in a Buyer's Market?

Realtor.com

April 7, 2015: Lake Homes Realty's Glenn S. Phillips shares advice for home buyers and sellers.

 


 

6 Simple Tricks for Winning a Negotiation Stalemate

Trulia.com

February 18, 2015: Creativity and a realistic approach are part of these approaches in negotiations, per Lake Homes Realty's CEO Glenn S. Phillips.

 


 

Innovation: Big Data and the Real Estate Industry

Re-Invent Realty

January 27, 2015: Glenn S. Phillips, Lake Homes Realty CEO, is quoted on the challenge individual real estate agents face in the era of big data.

 


 

How to Make Housing Market Conditions Work for You in 2015

SmartyCents.com

January 12, 2015: Tips for 2015 real estate, including a number of suggestions from Lake Homes Realty's CEO Glenn S. Phillips.

2014

Smart advice on how to sell your house despite your bad neighbors

SheKnows.com

December 24, 2014: Selling a house is hard enough without neighbor problems. Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips, along with others, offers advice in this article.

 


 

Birmingham's Women Tech Leaders: It's Not 'Geeky' to be a Techie

Birmingham Business Journal

November 4, 2014: Doris Phillips, COO of Lake Homes Realty, offers her insight about entrepreneurship and technology in Birmingham, Alabama.

 


 

How Low Should Your Price Go?

NWI Times

August 31, 2014: Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips is interviewed about real state price reduction considerations.

 


 

Are You Doing These Eight Things That Stifle Your Company's Success and Profitability?

Real Estate Business

July/August 2014: Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips, along with other real estate leaders, shares ideas for success in the real estate business.

 


 

5 Ways Big Data Is Changing Real Estate

Mashable.com

July 9, 2014: Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips, along with Zillow's Chief Economist Stan Humphries, shares insight into how data is changing the real estate industry.

 


 

Top Real Estate Agent in Alabama - Justin Dyar

Top Agent Magazine

May 2, 2014: Lake Homes Realty's Justin Dyar is interviewed explaining his market and his approach to helping clients.

 


 

Entrepreneurial Spotlight: Lake Homes Realty

Birmingham Business Journal

April 18, 2014: Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips shares insight into the growth of the business and its future.

 


 

15 Birmingham Entrepreneurs You Need to Know

Birmingham Business Journal

April 11, 2014: Honoring fifteen companies, including Lake Homes Realty.

2013

Why a Birmingham Tech Exec is Banking on the Future of Lakefront Real Estate

Birmingham Business Journal

November 1, 2013: Lake Homes Realty CEO Glenn S. Phillips answers questions about the business and the lake real estate market.

 


 

The Water's Edge

B-Metro Magazine

July 2, 2013: Alabama residents share why they love living at the lake and how Lake Homes Realty is helping those interested in buying and selling lake homes.

 

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