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Raeco Realty builds success on community engagement, cutting edge marketing practices

Raeco Realty, a prominent local real estate firm founded by Josh and Cassie Shives, has been honored as Greater Lafayette Commerce's Small Business of the Month for June 2024. This accolade highlights the company’s exceptional service, innovative marketing practices and deep-rooted commitment to community involvement.

The Small Business of the Month program aims to celebrate the dedication, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit of local businesses.

Since its establishment in 2017, Raeco Realty has been on a mission to redefine the real estate experience in Greater Lafayette.

Starting small with just three agents, they’ve grown steadily while staying true to their roots of personalized service and community engagement.

What sets Raeco Realty apart is its genuine commitment to its clients. The firm knows buying or selling a home isn’t just a transaction; it’s about helping people achieve their dreams. With its deep knowledge of the local market and team of seasoned professionals, Raeco Realty ensures every client receives tailored solutions and expert guidance, whether you’re a first-time buyer or a seasoned investor.

But it’s not just about business for Raeco Realty – they’re deeply invested in our community. From supporting local nonprofits to actively participating in community events and boards, they’re making a real difference beyond real estate. Their dedication to giving back shows their true heart for Greater Lafayette.

Raeco Realty also leads the way in marketing homes with cutting-edge strategies, thanks to their talented media team led by Nelson Pelton. The firm’s high-quality photography, captivating videos and immersive virtual tours set a new standard in showcasing properties and helping sellers stand out.

As Raeco Realty celebrates this achievement, it remains focused on its mission of providing exceptional real estate services and contributing positively to the Greater Lafayette community.

Location and contact information

Location: 80 Saw Mill Road, Lafayette, In

Phone: (765) 838-2785

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Watch: Small Business of the Month Award Ceremony

The Small Business of the Month Award Ceremony is held the last Wednesday of every month.

About the Small Business of the Month Program

The Small Business of the Month Program (SBOM) is designed to recognize the dedication, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit displayed by Greater Lafayette Small Businesses. The goal of the monthly award is to highlight a small business and give them extra marketing exposure to aid in growing their business.

The program is sponsored by Old National.

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