FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Long Island Board of REALTORS® Names Matt Kaplan as 2011 REALTOR® - Affiliate of the Year


December 9, 2011 - West Babylon, NY - The Long Island Board of REALTORS®, Inc. (LIBOR) is pleased to announce that Matt Kaplan of HouseMaster Home Inspection of LI has been named the recipient of the notable REALTOR®-Affiliate of the Year award.
Matt Kaplan is franchise owner of HouseMaster Home Inspection of LI in Commack.  Matt has a BS in Marketing from Syracuse University, but for the last 15 years he has worked to grow the HouseMaster brand throughout Long Island.

Matt is a dedicated professional who is respected for his work ethic and dedication to providing the highest level of service.  Matt has been featured on Fox Business, Newsday, and many other publications as a recognized expert in home inspections.

HouseMaster home inspections has 365 franchises throughout the US and Canada and out of the entire system, Matt and his team have been the top producing office for over four years running.  Matt has actually won every coveted award possible in the HouseMaster system and is one of the most respected franchisees and business persons.  HouseMaster is honored to have him represent their brand.

Matt has been a LIBOR supporter since he joined the Board as an affiliate member in 1995.  He is a very active participant at LIBOR Events and has been a continued sponsor and exhibitor at the Annual Education Conference and the MLSLI Tech Fair.  For the past 15 years Matt remains a highly visible sponsor of many LIBOR Chapter meetings and events in Nassau and Suffolk Counties as well.

On a personal note, Matt and his wife Lisa live in Suffolk County with their twins, a son and daughter.

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Press Release Contact:
Christina DeFalco Romano
Public Relations and Communication Programs Manager
(631) 661-4800 Ext. 358
pr@lirealtor.com

The Long Island Board of REALTORS®, Inc. (also known as LIBOR) is a 27,000-member, not-for-profit trade association that serves real estate professionals throughout Nassau, Suffolk and Queens counties. Founded over 100 years ago, LIBOR is the fourth-largest local REALTOR® board in the United States.