Category Archives: New & Interesting

WILLIAM RAVEIS REAL ESTATE PARTNERS WITH PALM BEACH-BASED THE FITE GROUP LUXURY HOMES

JOINT VENTURE EXPANDS LUXURY NETWORK BETWEEN NORTHEAST, FLORIDA

September 18, 2018  (Shelton, Conn.)William Raveis Real Estate (WRRE), the top family-owned real estate company spanning the Northeast and Florida and recent global luxury award recipient, is pleased to announce it has partnered with The Fite Group Luxury Homes, the market-leading luxury real estate firm headquartered in Palm Beach, Fla. The Fite Group serves high-net-worth clientele throughout the Palm Beaches from the famed 16-mile barrier island of Palm Beach, as well as the coastal communities of West Palm Beach, Delray Beach and Jupiter, golf communities of Palm Beach Gardens and the equestrian village of Wellington. This partnership under the William Raveis moniker secures a competitive edge in the South Florida luxury markets by broadening Raveis’s high-end network of ultra-luxury markets from areas in the Northeast like Nantucket, Wellesley, Greenwich, Westchester and Manhattan to Naples, Fla. and now Palm Beach.

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Agent Spotlight: David Kinyon of Westport, Conn.

Last year, when Westport Realtor David Kinyon decided he wanted to do more to help out in his community, he had no idea he would eventually embark on a rigorous 20-hour emergency response training course that was overseen by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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July 31, 2018

WILLIAM RAVEIS CHARITABLE FUND ANNOUNCES LEGENDARY REGGAE BAND, THE WAILERS, TO PERFORM AT ANNUAL RAVEIS RIDE + WALK FUNDRAISER

July 16, 2018  (Shelton, Conn.)The William Raveis Charitable Fund (WRCF) is pleased to announce The Wailers, the legendary reggae band formed by the late Bob Marley, will perform at the fourth annual Raveis Ride + Walk, which is scheduled for Sunday, September 30 at Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk.

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July 17, 2018

William Raveis & the Boston Red Sox, by Ryan Raveis

It’s not every day that you get to participate in a TV commercial shoot with professional baseball players, but that’s exactly how I spent a chilly Thursday morning in May, after we announced the exciting news that we were the new official real estate company of the Boston Red Sox.

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July 2, 2018

WILLIAM RAVEIS REAL ESTATE BOLSTERS AGGRESSIVE GROWTH PLAN WITH NEW INDUSTRY VETERAN HIRES

Tuesday, June 26, 2018  (Shelton, Conn.) William Raveis Real Estate (WRRE), the top family-owned real estate company in the Northeast and Florida, announced today the additions of two industry veterans to their business development team: Tom Milazzo has been named the new Regional Vice President of Business Development of Connecticut and Affiliates, and Michael Dean has been named the new Regional Vice President of Business Development in Lower Fairfield and Westchester Counties. These two new senior-level positions are part of WRRE’s overall growth strategy to significantly increase services to help agents reach higher potential in productivity and local market share.

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June 26, 2018

Memories of Our Father, An Interview with Ryan & Chris Raveis

What better way to celebrate Father’s Day then having Ryan and Chris Raveis share their favorite memories of their dad, Founder and CEO of William Raveis Real Estate, Bill Raveis. As all of you are celebrating your fathers today, we reflect on what these great men have taught us! Thank you, Dads!

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June 17, 2018

WILLIAM RAVEIS REAL ESTATE ACQUIRES NIANTIC, CONNECTICUT-BASED HERITAGE PROPERTIES

Friday, June 1, 2018  (Shelton, Conn.)William Raveis Real Estate (WRRE), the top family-owned real estate company in the Northeast and Florida, is pleased to announce it has acquired Niantic-based Heritage Properties, a leading agency in New London County with more than $150 million in sales volume and close to 60 real estate professionals, effective today.

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June 1, 2018

Mother’s Day Spotlight on Mother/Son Team, The Gigliotti Group!

On one of the most special days of the year, Mother’s Day, we decided to interview Bette and Anthony Gigliotti. They are a dynamic mother and son duo and real estate team (The Gigliotti Group) with William Raveis Real Estate! Let’s learn more about how they learn from each other and work together!

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May 11, 2018

WILLIAM RAVEIS MORTGAGE NAMED TOP 100 MORTGAGE COMPANIES IN U.S.

April 25, 2018  (Shelton, Conn.)Mortgage Executive Magazine has named William Raveis Mortgage (WRM), the top family-owned real estate and mortgage company in the Northeast, one of the top 100 mortgage companies in America in 2017, based on rankings of their total yearly mortgage volume. In addition, President Ryan Raveis was also named one of the top 100 most influential mortgage executives for 2017.

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April 25, 2018

Refining a Brand’s Identity: The Power of Soul

By Ryan Raveis, Co-President William Raveis Companies

I salute People Magazine’s announcement in April that they have rebranded their popular annual issue celebrating Hollywood’s beautiful people. Since 1990, the annual event has evolved from a list of the “50 Most Beautiful” to “Most Beautiful Woman” and now “The Beautiful Issue.” The editor-in-chief, Jess Cagle, noted that the change of the title is meant to “make clear that the issue is not a beauty contest … it will celebrate the most beautiful qualities of all: strength, humanity and artistry.” He added that the issue celebrates all kinds of beauty: “beautiful souls as well as beautiful skin.” [If you missed who they chose for this year’s cover, it’s the musical artist Pink.]

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April 20, 2018