San Luis Obispo, California, January 10, 2018 – Michelle Blasingame, Director of Business Development of Richardson Properties, recently achieved the Global Relocation Professional (GRP) designation from Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE), a collection of over 500 premier residential real estate firms in nearly 50 countries worldwide.
Blasingame earned the designation after completing a series of online courses on topics including managing international referrals, implementing relocation guidelines, understanding referral policies and successfully serving relocating clients.
The designation was created by LeadingRE to provide members with comprehensive professional development in the area of referrals and relocation, supporting the network’s 30,000+ affiliate-to-affiliate client referrals each year.
“We continually strive to help our members set the standard for excellence, whether they are assisting clients who are new to their area or those moving across the country or around the world,” said LeadingRE Director, Member Services Brent Williams. “By earning the GRP, Blasingame has demonstrated a strong working knowledge of and commitment to superior relocation services.”
“The GRP is valuable as the real estate world is becoming increasingly global. We are excited to increase our service offerings at Richardson Properties to include relocation and referral through LeadingRE,” said Blasingame.
In addition to the extensive referral network, Richardson Properties has access to a full range of services through their LeadingRE affiliation, including branding support, luxury marketing, global online exposure, technology systems, and other industry-leading professional development programs.
Michelle brings extensive experience in New Home Sales, Real Estate Transaction processes, corporate communication and marketing experience to the Richardson Properties team. Since joining Richardson Properties in 2002, her consistent follow through and forward thinking has been influential in expanding the scope of services currently offered. Michelle’s dedication to community involvement and her commitment to establishing professional affiliations has helped to establish Richardson Properties as one of the premier independent real estate brokerages on the Central Coast.
For more information about Richardson Properties, visit www.richardsonproperties.com
About Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®
Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (www.LeadingRE.com) is a by-invitation-only network that encompasses over 550 firms and 128,000 associates in over 55 countries worldwide. Collectively, the group produces over one million transactions valued at over $351 billion annually. The organization provides its affiliates with a robust menu of products and services spanning the areas of lead generation; outcome-based learning for leaders, associates and staff; web technology and systems; and branding and marketing support, including its Luxury Portfolio International® division.