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Regional brokerage offers to help clients put their homes up for auction

Long & Foster partners with auctioneer Williams & Williams

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Clients of regional Mid-Atlantic brokerage Long & Foster Real Estate now have the option to sell their homes via an online or live auction. The new partnership between Long & Foster's parent company and Williams & Williams Worldwide Real Estate Auction opens up the growing world of real estate auctions to the Chantilly, Virginia-based brokerage, which has more than 11,000 agents in 200 offices spread throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Oklahoma-based Williams & Williams, which has been in the real estate auction business for over 100 years and operates throughout the U.S. and across the world, has auctioneers experienced in selling a broad swath of real estate including residential homes, bank-owned properties, land and commercial properties. The firm, which claims to have sold $7.5 billion worth of real estate in the last five years, also operates an online auction platform. Long & Foster clients interested in selling their homes at auction will work...