Raleigh, NC, December 16, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Friday, November 18th, Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston donated 1500 turkeys to a number of Triangle-area charities during their third annual Turkeys for the Triangle fundraiser. The fundraiser kicked off on October 18th, and agents and employees sold hundreds of raffle tickets to raise the money to purchase the turkeys. Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston employees also participated in the distribution and delivery of the turkeys from the corporate headquarters in Raleigh. Since its inception, Turkey’s for the Triangle has given away over 8,000 turkeys to a wide variety of local charities to help local families in need over the holiday season.
About Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston:
Howard Perry, an established builder, and Don Walston, a real estate entrepreneur, formed Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston in 1972. Today the company is the #1 Coldwell Banker company in North Carolina, has more than 550 real estate professionals, sales offices across the Triangle, the area’s premier new homes division, a mortgage company, insurance services division, title company, an award-winning relocation division, a home services division, the area’s No. 1 real estate school, and one of the state’s top real estate Web sites. The company has become one of the largest full-service residential real estate companies in the Triangle and one of the leading realty firms in the nation, with more than 6,000 transactions a year and over $1.3 billion in sales. In 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 RealTrends recognized Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston as the #1 real estate company in the Triangle area. In 2008, 2009 and 2010 the Triangle Business Journal recognized the company as the #1 real estate firm in the Triangle. In 2007 and 2008 they were named the #1 Best Place to Work in the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal and #2 Best Place to Work in 2010. The firm also received the National Coldwell Banker Golden Hammer Centennial Award for their commitment and work with Habitat for Humanity. For more information about Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston visit their website at http://www.hpw.com/.