Harry Norman, Realtors® Nominated for Prestigious National Real Estate Award

Atlanta, GA (February 2009) – Harry Norman, Realtors is proud to announce it has been named a nominee for the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Diamond Award.  Only 23 of 700 member real estate firms received this honor.  The Diamond Award is presented annually to the member company that has most actively participated in all of LeadingRE’s business offerings.

The winner will be announced during the Annual Awards Gala March 28 during the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® annual conference in Scottsdale, AZ.  The event attracts brokers, managers and relocation professionals from leading real estate firms worldwide.

“To be nominated for this award is a true distinction,” notes Pam O’Connor, president/CEO of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®.  “These firms represent some of the finest in the industry – those that are progressive, engaged and committed to delivering the most comprehensive and responsive service to their clients.”

Karen McRae, Senior Vice President and Director of Relocation for Harry Norman, Realtors comments, "Having been the only recipient of the Diamond Award in 2008, Harry Norman Realtors is delighted to be nominated by the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World again for this honor. We know how difficult it is to achieve and only the best real estate companies are nominated for consideration."

As a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, Harry Norman, Realtors is affiliated with the finest real estate firms worldwide.  The relationship enables Harry Norman, Realtors to assist individuals relocating to virtually any community in the U.S. or abroad, with services including real estate assistance, destination orientation programs, mortgage assistance, household goods transportation and more. The affiliation also allows Harry Norman, Realtors to manage corporate employee relocation accounts through RELO DirectÒ, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World’s corporate relocation company.

For more information on Harry Norman, Realtors®, visit www.harrynorman.com or call 404-504-7300.

About Harry Norman, Realtors

Founded in 1930, Harry Norman, Realtors is Atlanta’s oldest residential real estate firm with 17 offices and over 1,000 sales associates. Harry Norman, Realtors is a wholly-owned subsidiary of HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate.  HomeServices is the second-largest full-service independent residential real estate brokerage firm in the U.S.  Through its affiliation with HomeServices of America, Harry Norman, Realtors is part of a real estate family of 20,000 sales associates spanning 19 states. Harry Norman, Realtors also achieves international exposure through membership in such exclusive real estate networks as Leading Real Estate Companies of the WorldTM the largest network of independent residential real estate firms, with 650 members representing 4,700 office and 120,000 associates across the U.S. and in over 20 countries. For additional information, visit www.harrynorman.com.

About Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (www.LeadingRE.com) is a global real estate network comprised of nearly 700 of the best-known local and regional real estate firms. With more than 5,500 offices and 170,000 sales associates in the United States and 38 countries abroad, LeadingRE affiliates sell nearly $370 billion in home sales representing 1.2 million transactions annually. Six of the United States’ top 10 real estate firms are LeadingRE affiliates, and our members are the Number One firms in 44% of the top 88 markets in the United States, representing a powerful force in American real estate.