SEATTLE, WA, USA – (December 14th, 2012) – For the 2012 Holiday Season, LuxuryRealEstate.com conducted a world-wide photography contest to select an image for the cover of its annual holiday card. The card is sent to the entire Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate network, media contacts, partners and other key real estate industry leaders.
This year’s winner is a photograph provided by Chip Hall of Plantation Services. The photo was taken at Seabrook Plantation located on Edisto Island, South Carolina. Seabrook Plantation is being offered for $9.5 million usd. With offices in Albany, Georgia and Charleston, South Carolina, Plantation Services has specialized in the sale of farms, plantations and other fine property in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina since 1959.
The card will also feature text penned by LuxuryRealEstate.com Financial Controller James Hughes.
Other companies participating in the contest include the following:
Handsome Properties, Luxury Villa Collections, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, Telluride Properties, Harry Norman Realtors, The Bay Area Team of Keller Williams, Fuller Sotheby’s International Realty, Sea to Sky Real Estate, Michael Saunders & Company, Sibarth Real Estate, Lawrence Realty, Lila Delman Real Estate, California Outdoor Properties, and Real Living Lifestyles.
LuxuryRealEstate.com, a Webby Award Honoree, has been voted ‘Best of the Web’ by Forbes magazine multiple times, praised by the International Herald Tribune, Town & Country, the Wall Street Journal and has been ranked ‘Best Website’ by consumers according to surveys by the Luxury Institute. Since its debut in 1995, LuxuryRealEstate.com has remained the #1 portal for luxury properties on the internet, consistently driving more traffic to member websites and generating more qualified inquiries than any other website. LuxuryRealEstate.com has several times more $1,000,000+ content of any near-peer.
Known in the industry for the last quarter-century as the Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate network, a global collection of the finest luxury real estate brokers in the world, this group of more than 70,000 professionals in more than 85 countries collectively sells in excess of $190 billion of real estate annually, with an average sale price of $2,450,000. Members sell homes for record prices and handle transactions of incredible complexity and magnitude with complete discretion. Every member is carefully selected by Chairman/Publisher John Brian Losh, one of REALTOR Magazine’s 25 Most Influential People in Real Estate and broker of fine properties and estates through his Seattle-based brokerage firm, Ewing & Clark, Inc.