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Real estate holiday parties: Let the good times roll

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From "Santa pimps" and country-club cuisine to cubicle-decorating contests and charitable fund-raising and toy drives, the real estate industry is ringing in the holiday season in many ways, and Inman News couldn't resist getting the inside scoop on company parties this year. Prudential Douglas Elliman, New York City One thousand Realtors will eat and drink to their heart's content at Manhattan's swanky Four Seasons Restaurant tonight. Prudential Douglas Elliman will do it all over again in the Hamptons for another 1,000 agents. That is a lot of Realtor mouths to feed, almost as many as the National Association of Realtors' mid-year convention. Last year, Gloria Gaynor sang, "We will survive." Indeed, the Elliman crew did. Baird & Warner, Chicago More than 250 employees on Friday will hit the buffet and open bar and rock out to a live DJ on the cruise ship "Mystic Blue" courtesy of Chicago brokerage Baird & Warner. The company is also celebrating its 150th anniversa...