|By Marketwired .||
|August 6, 2013 12:01 AM EDT||
IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/06/13 -- RealtyTrac (www.realtytrac.com) announced today that it has selected Bob Parks Realty (http://www.bobparks.com/), one of the most respected real estate companies in Tennessee, as a member of the RealtyTrac Network (RTN), a licensed network available to leading independent and franchised brokerage companies across the nation.
"The RealtyTrac Network is an exclusive group comprised of leading real estate brokerages across the nation," said RealtyTrac CEO Jamie Moyle. "It was obvious to us that Bob Parks and his team of associates would be a great addition to our prestigious network of real estate brokerage companies."
Recognized as a solid business leader with 10 offices in the Nashville, TN metro area, Bob Parks Realty offers a full menu of residential real estate services. As a member of RTN, Bob Parks Realty will have access to one of the most comprehensive real estate databases in the nation including property-level data for sales, loan information, property characteristics and distressed property details, along with more than 20 key local and neighborhood factors via the database that supports RealtyTrac's unique Homefacts.com site.
"We are excited about this partnership and the opportunity to share market knowledge through RealtyTrac's wide network of relationships," said Bob Parks, Owner/CEO of Bob Parks Realty. "We feel this collaboration only strengthens both of our positions in the market. Integrating local and national statistics gives a strong view of how economic decisions and trends affect communities. RealtyTrac has the network and we are happy to be a part of that."
"RTN also provides its broker members with access to RealtyTrac's extensive database including Seller LeadTrac, which provides users the ability to target potential listing leads. The database currently contains more than 800,000 properties not listed for sale that must be sold," added Moyle. "We are pleased to provide access to our comprehensive database of information to our brokers on the local market level in our on-going effort to assist brokers in improving all aspects of the home-buying and selling process."
For more information on Bob Parks Realty please visit: http://www.bobparks.com.
About Bob Parks Realty
Bob Parks Realty, part of the Bob Parks family of real estate professionals and home to more than 450 agents with 10 offices in five counties, makes it one of the largest locally owned real estate companies in Middle Tennessee. The Bob Parks family of companies includes: Bob Parks Realty and Parks residential real estate firms, Bob Parks Auction Services, The Parks Group, a commercial real estate division, Solomon Parks, title & escrow services, Legacy Lending, a mortgage division, Parks Property Management Services, a Relocation Specialists department and new construction development. In 2012, Bob Parks Realty, LLC completed 4,691 home sales totaling $1.2 billion. Bob Parks Realty ranked 44th out of 150 Top Independent Firms in 2012 according to REAL Trends Top 500 Report. More information is available at www.bobparks.com
About RealtyTrac Network
The RealtyTrac Network is a licensed network that provides leading residential real estate brokerages with a means to align with a proven, forward-thinking, online strategic business leader. Licenses in the network are awarded on an exclusive basis in each market, and are available to both franchised and independent brokerage companies. Those interested in applying for an exclusive RTN license may visit http://www.realtytrac.com/network and submit an inquiry.
About RealtyTrac Inc.
RealtyTrac (www.realtytrac.com) is the leading provider of comprehensive housing information, with more than 1.5 million active default, foreclosure auction and bank-owned properties, and more than 1 million active for-sale listings on its website, which also provides essential housing information for more than 100 million homes nationwide. This information includes property characteristics, tax assessor records, bankruptcy status and sales history, along with 20 categories of key housing-related facts provided by RealtyTrac's wholly-owned subsidiary, Homefacts®. RealtyTrac's foreclosure reports and other housing data are relied on by the Federal Reserve, U.S. Treasury Department, HUD, numerous state housing and banking departments, investment funds as well as millions of real estate professionals and consumers, to help evaluate housing trends and make informed decisions about real estate.