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Real estate pros give thanks

Great year gives many reasons for Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving was founded with the idea of reflecting on our blessings, and the real estate industry had many such blessings to count this year: interest rates have remained low and home sales stayed high, among other things. With the idea of counting blessings, we asked a group of hardworking real estate movers and shakers what they are thankful for in their professional lives this year. Carolyn Earley-HiltAssociate Broker, Coldwell BankerColumbus, Ga. "I have been blessed so much. I am thankful to be part of the American dream. This is one of the most powerful professions; it's helping people achieve home ownership, the American dream. Even though we do have some crooks in the business. That's not something I'm thankful for, but I am thankful for the people we are able to honestly help." Travis WrightCEO, Stewart Realty SolutionsHouston, Texas "I'm personally and professionally grateful to be part of an organization that is working so hard to streamline the real estate transaction pr...