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Zap Success: Janette Springer

There is a vast amount of technology platforms available to real estate agents. None of them however, operate like Zap. A system that was 15 years in the making, it offers a superb technological advantage designed specifically for real estate agents. This completely integrated system gives our agents the ability to understand, anticipate and serve their clients’ needs.

Here is a recent story highlighting how Zap allowed Janette Springer to achieve a level of success she never thought possible.

“I wanted to share my story about a Zap Lead. I was blessed with a very challenging opportunity, as well as a great learning experience that I could have never had otherwise. After receiving a lead for one of my listings (or so I thought) a caller turned out to have mistakenly found me on the other end of the line. As I interviewed the caller, I learned he was not interested in my listing, but proceeded to offer him other search options.

As time went on he told me about this particular listing he found and wanted to view. It had a three story viewing tower that offered a view seemingly from Helotes to La Cantera. He decided to submit an offer and ended up under contract. Then the work began with the roof replacement, issues everyone was experiencing at that time with the storms. An insurance company that was not able to work with the buyer was another hurdle along with a seller leaving the country. In addition, the roofer could not get that work done before close and the seller’s agent was in the middle. Despite all of this, we did get it all done. I am happy to report my client loves his new home and is currently installing a pool.

I was blessed with my first Luxury Series property for my designation that I am working towards. It took a team of players to get me through this – Amy Thibodeaux, Debbie McNeal and Judith Sinklier at First American Title, I could have never done it without them. I am very grateful that we have this lead source, as well as wonderful support in-house to ask for guidance. I can’t wait to get my second Luxury Series client for my designation!”

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Thank you so much Janette Springer for sharing this story of success and home. Cheers to your continued success!

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Janette Springer, REALTOR®
Coldwell Banker D’Ann Harper, REALTORS® Boerne Sales Office
1677 River Road, Boerne TX 78006
(210) 213-3689 mobile
(830) 816-7249 office
jspringer@cbharper.com

www.cbharper.com

 

Memorable Street Names, Part 2

In this, the second in a series, we have selected some noteworthy street names and the homes located on them. Our original article found here, defines the meaning behind some interesting street names.

22323 Viajes • San Antonio, TX 78261 • MLS# 1171266

22323 VIAJESThis listing brought to us by Barbara Lane, is located in the North Central area of San Antonio near the TPC Golf Course.

The English translation of Viaje from Spanish means: A trip, journey ir de viaje, to go on a trip • estar de viaje, to be away •  ¡ buen viaje! Have a good trip!

 

1709 Antigua Cove • New Braunfels, TX 78132 • MLS# 218927

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This move-in ready home is brought to us by Julie Durick. Located in New Braunfels at the River Place at Gruene, any future home owner would be pleased to live in such a desirable location.

The name Antigua is an island in the Caribbean, one of the Leeward Islands; a British colony, with its dependency Barbuda, until 1967, when it became a British associated state. From the Spanish fem. of antiguo, it literally means “ancient, antique.” The island became independent in 1981 as part of the state of Antigua and Barbuda.

 

28268 Ruffian Drive • Fair Oaks Ranch, TX 78015 • MLS# 1136054

28268 RUFFIAN DR

Bring your horses to this beautiful piece of Texas Hill Country nestled behind a gated entry. Listed by Delia Sutton, don’t let the “rough” name fool you.

Ruffian is late 15th century word from Old French and of Germanic origin. Meaning a person who might be involved in crime or a tough, lawless individual. Quite comical given the serene setting of the beautiful neighborhood in which this home is located.

 

8204 Lammtarra Circle  •  Fair Oaks Ranch, TX 78015  • MLS# 1172943 

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Brought to us by Christy Green, this Hill Country Home is situated on over half an acre in prestigious Deer Meadows Estates.

Lammtarra (February 1992 – July 2014) was the name of an undefeated Thoroughbred racehorse who won three Group One races in 1995 and voted the Cartier Three-Year-Old European Champion Colt. He won the Epsom Derby in record time, the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes and the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe. He is one of only two horses to win all three races, the other being Mill Reef.

 

24027 Vecchio  •  San Antonio, TX 78260  •  MLS# 1171228

sabor1171228jConnie Dukes is the listing agent for this property. Built in 2016 this Monticello home has 5 bedrooms, 4 baths and many custom features. Galaxy Leather surround countertops, Carrara marble and Bosch appliances are just some of the features that adorn this home.

Vecchio” is the Italian word for “old” (as used in Ponte Vecchio, meaning “old bridge”). Plural vecchi, meaning “old one” or simply “old”, is a category of aged, male characters from the Italian commedia dell’arte.

 


If you have an usually named street that you would like to see highlighted in our blog send it to pr@cbharper.com

Luxury Series Spotlight – May 2016

Luxury-Series-Logo_3DLuxury Series Defined — Coldwell Banker D’Ann Harper, REALTORS® offers a group of elite listings for any buyer. In this selective process we highlight our Luxury Series properties in a variety of ways. Most notably, our Luxury Series website exclusively hosts these gorgeous homes. As with all of our properties, they receive a platform of marketing materials through Coldwell Banker D’Ann Harper, REALTORS® Powerhouse Marketing program. The full brochure outlining each of these important and exclusively unique items can be found here, and here:

Blue-View 3-D Experience

Custom Video Production

Professional Photography

Luxury Home Magazine

High-End Printed Materials

CB Harper e-Magazine

Luxury-Series.com and a host of online outlets.

Luxury Series Showcase of Homes Television Show; airs just following the Sunday Showcase of Homes on News 4 San Antonio on select dates.


Featured in the May issue San Antonio Luxury Home Magazine are listings from Debbie McNeal, Cathy Hernandez, M. Stagers & Partners, The Ross Group, Lorna Gentz and Jené Rand.

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