TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Right At Home Realty Inc., Brokerage (RAH) presented a cheque in the amount of Fifty-Seven Thousand, Five Hundred Dollars ($57,500) to Habitat for Humanity. To mark the occasion, Don Kottick, President & Broker-of-Record along with Howard Drukarsh, Co-founder & Vice President of Right At Home Realty, presented the donation to Ene Underwood, CEO for Habitat for Humanity Toronto.
Don Kottick, President of Right at Home Realty said, "We are very proud to have Habitat for Humanity as our principal charitable organization and this is the second year in a row our contribution has exceeded the $55,000 threshold". Kottick said "Our staff and salespeople embrace this outstanding charity from a financial perspective, but also volunteer and participate on the various builds giving them first-hand exposure to the beneficiaries of this unique and equitable homeownership program".
Ene Underwood, CEO for Habitat for Humanity Toronto stated that, "The $57,500 Right at Home Reality cheque is so much more than a cheque. It is a true embodiment of the hand up that Right at Home Realty Realtors® extend to hard working, low income families enabling them to realize the dream of affordable home ownership for themselves and their children. Habitat for Humanity salutes you all and looks forward to continuing this powerful partnership!"
About Right At Home Realty Inc.
Right At Home Realty is the #1 real estate brokerage in GTA for 2013* as well as Canada's largest independently owned real estate brokerage** with more than 2,600 salespeople and brokers serving the GTA. Right At Home Realty has offices in Toronto, Oakville, Mississauga, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Durham and Burlington.
About Habitat for Humanity Toronto
Established in 1988, Habitat for Humanity Toronto is a non-profit, non-denominational housing organization. Their mandate is to welcome all people without discrimination to join them as they build simple, decent, affordable homes in partnership with low-income families. One hundred percent of all administrative and fundraising costs are paid for by the operation of five Toronto ReStores. Habitat Toronto ReStores sell quality new and gently used donated building materials.
* TREB-Toronto Real Estate Board Data (January 1st to December 31st, 2013). Combined Units Sold
** Real Trends - Canadian Top Brokerages report, based on closed 2012 transactions.
SOURCE: Right At Home Realty Inc.
For further information:
Nancy Tencer, Right At Home Realty Inc.
Joanna M. Dwyer, Habitat for Humanity Toronto
Director, Marketing and Communications