Flor Hasselbring, RCC, Director of Relocation and Business Development
GGL Relocation Services A division of Griffith, Grant & Lackie Realtors ®
GGL Relocation ServicesGGL Relocation Services is a division of Griffith, Grant & Lackie Realtors®. Our companyis a recognized leader in the Lake and Northern Cook County, Illinois markets, with a GRIFFITH,long-standing history in the Lake Forest & Lake Bluff communities, dating to 1903. We are GRANT &pleased to leverage our vast expertise and reputation in the local real estate market to help LACKIE REALTORS®your company reduce costs and streamline its relocation and recruiting process.Whether your company has one or many employees, we will work with you to create a specifically tailoredrelocation program. By providing a single point-of-contact from the start, your employees can expect a seamlesstransaction with a dedicated local real estate advocate committed to their best interests. Our relocation Partnerships Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® is a collection of 500 of the finest residential ® real estate firms around the world, with over 4,600 broker offices and 140,000 associates in 30 countries. Leading RE® members produce more sales than any other real estate ® network, with over $235 billion in annual residential real estate sales. By partnering with this vast professional network, we provide inbound destination services and assist outbound employees with their housing needs on a global spectrum.A full-service relocation management company headquartered in Chicago, RELODirect® offers a high-touch, high-value approach to employee mobility. Workingwith RELO Direct® allows us to offer a comprehensive portfolio of programmanagement, departure, destination, and global relocation services. Founded in 1964 to help members overcome the challenges of workforce mobility, Worldwide ERC® is an association for professionals who oversee, manage, or support U.S. domestic and international employee transfer. Our membership with Worldwide ERC® allows us to recognize and implement best practices in workforce mobility for our corporate clients.Luxury Portfolio International® is the luxury face of Leading Real Estate Companies ofthe World®, the largest global network of premier locally branded companies dominatedby many of the world’s most powerful independent luxury brokerages. The 200 luxuryaffiliates represent the luxury component of an organization which encompasses over500 companies, 4,600 offices and 140,000 associates producing $235 billion in annualhome sales in 30 countries.
PRODUCTION VOLUME 2012 combined sales production per licensee for all residential real estate transactions in the Lake Forest & Lake Bluff, Illinois markets. #1 in Production per Licensee $3,937,704 $3,058,749 $2,599,486 $1,244,511 $1,152,222 $1,008,983Griffith, Grant & Lackie Prudential Coldwell Banker Baird & Warner Koenig & Strey @Properties 25 Agents 37 Agents 63 Agents 23 Agents 29 Agents 29 Agents companies whose employees we have worked with: Abbott Laboratories Illinois Tool Works AbbVie iRhythm Alfe Development Corp. Kraft Foods, Inc. Allstate Insurance Lake Forest Bank & Trust Aramark Lake Forest College Baxter International Trust Bank Northern Brunswick Corporation Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Cardinal Health Inc. Construction Lynch CDW Corporation Mobility Holdings Motorola Deublin Corporation Roanoke Development ELCO Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine W.W. Grainger Pharmaceuticals North America Takeda HSBC Finance Group Tap Pharmaceuticals Company Hill & Stone Insurance Walgreens Hospira Weiman
corporate relocation services menuWe provide a comprehensive array of relocation services. Many of our services are provided at little or no cost to our clients;others are provided on a fee basis. Listed below are the most frequently requested services by category. Our Relocation Directorwill advise which services are provided gratis, and which are fee-based. Departure services *Initial Consultation Broker Price Opinions Our Relocation Director will conduct an Our relocation specialist will prepare a interview with each transferee to determine standardized Broker Price Opinion as required their individual needs and concerns. The by third party providers.information is used to tailor the services they need andassist with broker selection. AppraisalsHome Listing Assistance GGL Relocation Services will recommend qualified appraisers if required for a buyoutOur Relocation Director will assist in the or equity advance.selection of an agent to meet with youremployee. The agent will prepare a priceopinion and marketing plan prior to the home going on Referral to Destinationthe market. Our consultation will include a thoroughmarket analysis to ensure the home is listed in the Service Providersproper price range. Recommendations will be made for We will ensure the transition to a newminor repairs or improvements to enhance its appeal. location will be as seamless as possible by making sure employees are treated to theHome Marketing Assistance same high level of service in their new location. Our affiliates and partners in destination cities act as an Our agent will design a marketing campaign extension of our company. to ensure a sale of the home in a timely manner, for fair market value with the leastinconvenience to the seller. The goal will be to freeup maximum equity with minimal disruption, allowingthe transferee to concentrate on finding a home inthe new location and preparing for the move. GRIFFITH,Home Inspection GRANT &It is strongly recommended that a homeinspection be completed prior to marketing LACKIEthe home for sale. This gives the homeowner anopportunity to make any necessary repairs prior to REALTORS®putting the home on the market. *Please refer to the Corporate Departure Services page for additional program components
Incoming transferee services Relocation packages for an incoming transferee may include the following services, depending on your needs:Needs Analysis Trusted Local Professional Each transferee will be interviewed by our Service Referrals Relocation Director prior to his or her first visit to determine the specific needs of the GGL Relocation Services provides eachhome search process. transferee with an extensive list of trusted local sources to assist with every aspect of home purchasing and closing on a home, includingRealtor ® Selection home inspectors, attorneys, mortgage lenders, etc...Our goal is to select the most appropriatebroker for the transferee. GGL Relocation Temporary Housing / Rental AssistanceServices prides itself on our team of brokerswith deep roots in the communities that we serve. Moreimportantly, our Realtors® are consistently the highest We will coordinate temporary furnishedper capita producing agents in their market area. housing and rental assistance for yourOur agents’ invaluable, extensive community expertise employees. When rental assistance isand customer centered service model will deliver the necessary, we can negotiate and secure leases, anddesired results. assist with inspections and walk-throughs.Research & Technology Property Management To ensure the efficient use of the transferee’s Many corporate clients own residential real time, we provide the necessary online tools estate, which requires management and required for area market research, including oversight. Outsourcing the managementcommunity information and targeted home search and of these properties is often a time-saving, cost effectivesales data, in advance of their visit. solution. We are equipped to assist with property management. Our local team will run credit verification,Area / Community Tours secure tenants, collect and account for rents, manage repairs and conduct routine property inspections. We provide all necessary disclosure documentation andTouring will give the transferee a thorough help to ensure your liability is limited.and in-depth knowledge of the area and typeof properties available within a price rangeand location. Transferees are acquainted withthe special amenities of the destination locale, inform- Recruitment Assistanceing them with statistical information regarding the real Many employers utilize our services to aidestate market and quality of life. Comprehensive tours in their recruiting effort. We work to ease theof Lake and Northern Cook County include points of transition of moving to a new community byinterest such schools, medical facilities, cultural centers, providing essential support to new and prospectiveshopping centers and neighborhoods. employees of your company.
corporate Departure ServicesOur Corporate Departure Services are provided through our partnership with RELO Direct®. This service package may include the following: Policy Development Full Policy Outsourcing Tax Gross-Ups Expense Management Equity Advances Policy Administration Employee Counseling Vendor Management Cost of Living Comparisons Satisfaction Surveys Home Sale Value: Appraised Home Sale Value: Amended Home Sale Option: Buyer Value Household Goods Shipment