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03/27/19 by Lyon Real Estate

Sacramento, CA – Lyon Real Estate won ___ awards at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® annual Symposium this month. Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) is a global community of more than 565 high quality independent real estate firms. 

Lyon Real Estate was nominated for a number of awards this year, and won for highest achievement in three key categories: The Crown of Excellence and the Award of Excellence for the highest achievement in referral performance, and the Pinnacle for the highest outgoing broker-to-broker closed referrals throughout the network. Here is a list of the awards:

Lyon RE won the Sapphire Award, which was presented for the first time this year.  One of the most prestigious awards presented, the Sapphire Award recognizes the top member firm in each category, based on company size, in recognition of outstanding contributions a broad range of LeadingRE programs.

LyonRE won the Crown of Excellence based on superior results in sending and servicing clients referred through the network. This prestigious award is presented to the member firm with the highest achievement in various referral performance metrics within their company-size category. 

Lyon RE won the Award of Excellence for Equivalent Closing Sales Production. This award recognizes the companies with the highest per agent average of outgoing equivalent closings within their company-size category, based on sales value exceeding the network’s average sales price.

LyonRE won the Pinnacle Award in recognition of being one of the top companies in the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® network in 2018 for the highest outgoing broker-to-broker closed referrals throughout the network. 

LyonRE won the Global Alliance - Most Outgoing Closings Award, which recognizes the member with the most outgoing closed referrals resulting from client introductions made across country borders.

LyonREwon the Million Dollar Club - Most Outgoing Closings Award, which is presented to the affiliate with the most outgoing closed referrals with an actual sales price of $1 million or greater.    

2018 Mentor Program  Janet Hubbard - Smart start is a year-long experience designed to train the relocation staff at companies that are new to the LeadingRE network and involve a series of phone training and coaching sessions.  (I wasn't recognized at the ceremony, and received an apology this morning)

“We are thrilled to be acknowledged not only for top sales and referrals, but for the excellent service our sales associates are providing to their clients,” said Pat Shea, president, Lyon Real Estate. “To earn distinction among the top global firms in the world is a true honor.”   

Lyon Real Estate is the Sacramento representative of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (, the largest network of premier locally-branded firms in more than 50 countries producing over one million annual home sale transactions. As a member of LeadingRE, Lyon provides a quality real estate experience, global marketing reach and access to top real estate professionals in any market.


Sacramento -- Lyon Real Estate, the largest independent real estate company in Greater Sacramento won eight awards at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Annual Symposium this month. Most notably, the brokerage won the organization’s awards for Best Visual Design of a website and Best Overall Website, with 565 independent brokerages around the world having the opportunity to submit their sites for the award.

Additionally, the brokerage took home two first place awards, one in Luxury Marketing for its newly designed luxury seller guide, yard signs, and agent print ads, and one in the Company Brand and Property Advertising category for it’s “We Get You” consumer ad campaign.

About Lyon Real Estate

Ranked the number one brokerage in annual home sales in the greater Sacramento region by the Sacramento Business Journal, Lyon Real Estate has served the area for over 70 years. In 2017, the company closed 7,333 transactions worth a total of $3 billion in sales volume. Lyon Real Estate has 950 agents in 17 offices located throughout the region. The company is a member of the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the largest network of premier locally-branded firms, as well as LeadingRE’s Luxury Portfolio International® program. In addition to its real estate services, Lyon Real Estate offers RELO Direct, a global relocation program. For more information about Lyon Real Estate, click to and follow us on