Three Sixty {real estate} Team Members April Coulter, Michy Aja and Tonya Tyson Become Homes for Heroes Affiliate Real Estate Specialists

At Three Sixty, it’s not just about selling real estate. The company was founded on a pledge to serve its community and always looks for new ways to give back. Team members April Coulter, Michy Aja and Tonya Tyson exemplify these traits, from April and Michy’s husbands who serve actively in the United States military and Tonya’s experience in Nursing to the excellent service all three of these ladies strive to provide each and every client. Three Sixty is proud to announce an affiliate partnership with Homes for Heroes, Inc., an organization inspired by the tragic events of 9/11.

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“We are proud to say that our team members give back every day, and Homes for Heroes is the perfect vehicle for these ladies’ commitment to service members and the health and well being of our community.”

Nonet Reese, Three Sixty Co-Founder

Homes for Heroes was founded in Minneapolis, MN at the beginning of 2002. In 2009, it grew to become a national organization that has since helped over 14,500 heroes and has given back over $22,000,000. Heroes include firefighters, law enforcement, military (active, reserves and veterans), healthcare and EMS workers and teachers.

“We are thrilled to be able to provide these extraordinary savings to heroes who provide extraordinary services to our nation and its communities.”

April Coulter, Three Sixty REALTOR®

IMG_5280 crop blogHomes for Heroes is comprised of affiliate real estate and lending specialists across the country, along with local and national businesses committed to providing Hero Rewards, which are easy ways for heroes to save significant money on a home; and when they make every day home-related purchases. When working with Homes for Heroes real estate and lending specialists specifically, heroes are able to receive significant savings when they buy, sell or refinance a home.

“We were excited to learn about ‘Hero Rewards.’ The real, tangible savings these everyday heroes will receive will make a material difference in their lives.”

Tonya Tyson, Three Sixty REALTOR®

HomesforHeroesAprilClientsThe program has already begun, as these Three Sixty REALTORS® have closed on two homes with Clients who both received substantial savings on their home purchase.

“Three Sixty’s commitment to our community has always been an inspiration to me, and I am thrilled to be part of yet another way we can give back and say thank you to those who do so much for us.”

Michy Aja, Three Sixty REALTOR®

Three Sixty {real estate} Team Gives Haddie’s Home a Living Area Transformation

20170729-DSC_1050 copyTaking projects from concept to closing is the hallmark of full-service real estate and development firm, Three Sixty {real estate}. With a recent project at Haddie’s Home, a local crisis residence for girls, this mission continues with a transformation of a modest living space into a beautiful haven for the home’s residents.

As a respected and profitable real estate organization, Three Sixty strives to make a positive impact on the communities it serves and found this project through clients, Lee & Michele Danielly, Haddie’s Home board members.

 “As women business owners, we not only saw the Haddie’s Home project as a great fit for our company, but also it was a great fit personally. We want to empower the girls at Haddie’s Home and make sure they know that with hard work women can succeed.”

Tricia Peterson, Co-Founder

Click here for a behind the scenes look at the transformation!

HaddiesHomegraphicafterpicsThree Sixty donated its services to redesigning the Haddie’s Home living space from a miss-matched room with a masculine feel to a fresh and feminine family space with casual, chic flair. The real estate company started with a fresh coat of paint to create a crisp, clean canvas for new furniture, light fixtures, lamps and knick knacks.

“We wanted the renovation to be a surprise, extreme makeover style. The girls knew something was happening, but they didn’t know what. They left for the Motion Student Conference on Wednesday and when they came back we were able to surprise them with their new space! I think the floors and fireplace were the only things we didn’t touch.”

Elizabeth Rose, Director of Operations, Associate Broker and REALTOR®

At Three Sixty, it’s not just about selling real estate. The company was founded on a pledge to serve its community and is actively looking for new ways to give back. The Haddie’s Home project is just one of a series of projects the company is taking part in around the community.

“I cannot thank you enough for the wonderful donation you have made! The living room and dining room have been completely transformed. It is more than we could ever ask for.”

Lei, Haddie’s Home Resident

The Evolution Continues with a New Role for Elizabeth Rose and the Addition of Sarah Buck

ElizabethSarah1cropThings are always evolving at Three Sixty. We are passionate about offering an exceptional level of customer service to our clients. As we have watched our company continue to grow and thrive, a need emerged for staff members to take on office management roles. We are pleased to announce that REALTOR® Elizabeth Rose is taking on the role of Director of Operations of our Auburn office, and Sarah Buck has joined our team as Director of First Impressions & Social Engagement.

Elizabeth joined the Three Sixty team in January 2016, and has since then proven that she is truly the “complete package.” She has worked with various developers and home builders to bring neighborhoods to life like Biltmore Farms and Stonewood Farm. In her 12 years of real estate experience, she has worked in various areas of the business, but her true passion is in new construction. She is extremely well versed in custom home builds and construction lending and has done design work, marketing campaigns and sales. She is highly motivated and very organized, making it easy to see how she is a licensed real estate broker and REALTOR® in both Alabama and Georgia.

Sarah Buck is a native of Salem, Alabama, where small town life and her warm-hearted parents taught her that a friendly smile and a simple hello can be the start to any relationship. Sarah graduated from Smiths Station High School, and followed her older sister to Auburn University. She graduated in 2015 with an undergraduate degree in Public Relations and Marketing and has carried her energetic and sincere spirit from childhood and methodical nature from her education into her profession.

The Springs of Mill Lakes is coming to life!

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If you haven’t yet seen the amazing property unfolding at The Springs of Mill Lakes, now is the time to come and take a look. In fact, you’d better get here soon if you want to get in on the action, because the homes are selling fast! From the grand entrance with lush landscaping to the stunning clubhouse and amazing amenities, this development is going to be a landmark in Opelika for generations to come. Get a sneak peek for yourself in the pictures below!

The Clubhouse has a Fireplace Gathering Lounge, a catering kitchen, fitness center and more. Outside there is a zero entry pool, a pickleball court, one of the lakes is stocked with bass for fishing and the other is great for recreational use such as canoeing. Walking trails, nature trails, a protected wildlife sanctuary, we could go on and on!

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Don’t miss your chance to get in on the action yourself! #startaconversation with us today and let us help you find your dream home! Three Sixty is thrilled to be part of the Springs of Mill Lakes team, and we have assigned stellar agents to see this community through until completion.

Our builders are offering special incentives to home buyers! To find out more, click or call one of the team members below.

Three Sixty REALTOR® Michy Aja Named to Opelika Chamber of Commerce 2017-18 “20 Under 40” Class

Michy AjaThe Opelika Chamber of Commerce has proudly announced a new class for their “20 Under 40” program this past week. Three Sixty is proud to announce that our very own Michy Aja has been named to the exclusive group. The program recruits 20 outstanding people under the age of 40 who live in and love Opelika with the goal for the group to help shape the direction of the city’s future.  Members of the class are encouraged to think outside the box and are challenged to think of ways to make the city better and improve the quality of life.

“I’m thrilled to be chosen for this prestigious role. I love this community and I’m excited to see what kinds of things we can do to make Opelika an even better place to call home.”

Michy Aja, REALTOR®, Three Sixty {real estate}

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2017-18 Opelika “20 Under 40” Class

As a proud member of the Opelika Chamber of Commerce, Michy loves to help members of her community find their dream home. Michy’s husband Tim is a Navy pilot and the family has relocated several times and weathered multiple deployments. She understands all too well the stress of military life, and she gets great satisfaction out of using that experience to help clients, and especially military families, through that sometimes challenging process.

A top producer at Three Sixty, Michy is always looking for ways to improve her knowledge in order to make things easier for her clients. She is a certified Military Relocation Professional (MRP), a program educates REALTORS® about working with U.S. service members and their families and veterans to find the housing solutions that best suit their needs and to take full advantage of available benefits and support. Additionally, she is currently working on her Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) Certification, a series of courses focused on knowledge needed for agents working directly with buyer-clients.

Matterport is here! #matterportyourproperty today!

matterportlogoWe are thrilled to announce that we’ve found yet another amazing service offering for our clients. We’ve begun utilizing  what we believe will be an industry changing tool – a Matterport Pro 3D virtual tour camera. The camera has already been put to use for several clients, and has received rave reviews from the marketplace.

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Matterport Dollhouse View

“Investment in technological innovations gives our clients a competitive advantage in the marketplace, and the Matterport is a prime example of doing just that.”

Tricia Peterson, Co-Founder

Designed as a powerful, easy to use tool, Matterport collects accurate visual and spatial data to map entire areas in minutes. With a focus on automation, all Matterport Spaces captured are processed, organized, and hosted in the Matterport Cloud for easy access anywhere. This cutting edge technology allows for different perspectives so that viewers can get a completely new appreciation for a property.

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Matterport Inside View

Anyone who knows us knows that we are constantly looking for new ways to use technology in order to make the real estate process as efficient, effective and enjoyable as possible, and the utilization of the Matterport camera is just one in a long line of technological innovations that we have always offered to clientele. As the first paperless real estate company in East Alabama, we use online and cloud-based solutions for all company and client needs. Team members are fully trained in Dotloop, a cloud-based online document management system that securely houses all real estate transactions. Dropbox is used for all company file management needs. In addition to our information rich and beautiful website, we host thriving Social Media pages, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest.

 “Our commitment to technology doesn’t just benefit our clients. In addition to providing a great customer experience, we have increased business efficiency, which allows us to close more deals through utilizing effective processes.”

Nonet Reese, Three Sixty Co-Founder

Interested in learning more about this exciting new technology? Check it out on www.matterport.com, and keep tabs on our Facebook page, where we will be posting all the listings that utilize Matterport. Want to use it for your own property? Start a conversation with us today!

Agent Spotlight 5 Question Quiz with Carter Hayes & Nancy Carlton Bendinger

It’s time for our 5 question quiz with our June Spotlight Agents. Enjoy these fun and interesting answers!

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1. What is your favorite word?

Sold!

Least favorite?

Gurgle

2. Who is your hero?

My mother, Lynn Hayes

3. List someone you know and describe them in 5 words.

Dad (Todd Hayes) – Hard-working, loving, witty, compassionate, intelligent

4. What is the best compliment you have ever received?

I took my grandmother to get her nails painted while she was at the nursing home, and one of the ladies said that I was an amazing grandson and that she could see the love I have for my grandmother.

5. What are you afraid of?

I am afraid of not living life to the fullest

Nancy Carlton Bendinger

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1. What is your favorite word?

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

Least favorite?

Phlegm

2. Who is your hero?

My heroes are my grandparents, George Ralph and Robbie Carlton.  They were part of the greatest generation and lived up to that distinction in the fullest.  They instilled a great love of Auburn University, gardening, cooking, travel, nature and family which I will always carry with me and be reminded of them wherever I go.  They are all I aspire to be as a human, a parent, one day  many, many years from now as a grandparent.

3. List someone you know and describe them in 5 words.

Dalton Ruth Bendinger……beautiful, quirky, precocious, creative, joyful

4. What is the best compliment you have ever received?

Your daughter looks just like you.  She doesn’t, but I appreciate it and go with it b/c they obviously have never seen my husband.

5. What are you afraid of?

Failure

 

Coming Soon… A New Home for Three Sixty!

IMG_1356We are thrilled to announce an upcoming office move to a new home in the heart of downtown Auburn. Tricia and Nonet have purchased a building at 411 Opelika Road and renovations are beginning right away! The new address will make us much more accessible to Clients and Realtors® alike, which is more important than ever, as our business has grown remarkably and staff has increased from 17 to 25 employees since the first of the year.

“As longtime residents of the area, we are thrilled to be part of the renewal of Opelika Road.” Nonet Reese, Three Sixty Owner

With an aggressive 90-day renovation schedule, the official move is scheduled for this August. The new office space will be tailored to fit our innovative company, with beautiful conference rooms, pod spaces, and rental offices upstairs, as well as some great outdoor spaces for interesting landscaping.ThreeSixtyOfcElevation

“I love the idea of taking an existing building and making it into something really special.” Tricia Peterson, Three Sixty Owner

Look for more to come as we begin an exciting journey to tear down, build up, and reclaim this building and to turn it into our new home! As anyone who has ever been through a renovation knows, there will be unexpected challenges along the way that we will strive to solve in creative ways.

Next step–DEMO!