NORFOLK, VA – June 6, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Partnering for their first joint promotion, For Rent Media Solutions™ and Homes Media Solutions™ launch the ForRent.com® and Homes.com® “Coolest Space in Your Place” photo contest for a chance to win a $2,500 prize! Both apartment renters and homeowners are encouraged to enter the contest by submitting a photograph of a favorite space in the contestant’s residence.
Executive Vice President of Dominion Homes Media, Brock MacLean, stated: “For Rent Media Solutions and Homes Media Solutions share the common bond of assisting in the search for a place to call home, be it a house or an apartment. This contest is a great way to increase engagement with our passionate social media followers, and also an opportunity to reward them for their participation on our Facebook Pages. We are excited to provide a showcase for our followers to promote their favorite space!”
Photo entries will be accepted between June 6 and July 6, 2011. Entries can be submitted to the ForRent.com Facebook Page and Homes.com Facebook Page. The contest will be powered by Wildfire Interactive, Inc. on the For Rent Media Solutions and Homes Media Solutions participating Pages throughout the span of the contest. Fans of these Pages will be able to view these interesting entries, from a shabby-chic living room, to a tranquil bedroom, and perhaps get new decorating ideas for their own residence.
From the received entries, an internal panel of For Rent Media Solutions and Homes Media Solutions judges will select five semifinalists on July 7. Fans of the ForRent.com and Homes.com Facebook Pages will be eligible to vote for the winning photograph between July 7 and 14. The winner of the “Coolest Space in Your Place” contest will be announced on the ForRent.com and Homes.com Facebook Pages on or around July 15. The owner of the winning photograph will receive the grand prize $2,500 gift card. The remaining four finalists will each receive a $200 gift card.
About For Rent Media Solutions™
Founded in 1982 as For Rent Magazine®, For Rent Media Solutions™ is headquartered in Norfolk, Va., and provides multi-family housing solutions for apartment seekers and property/apartment managers and owners through integrated marketing techniques, including print and Internet, mobile media, custom video, and social media solutions. For Rent Media Solutions operates For Rent Magazine, as well as Apartamentos Para Rentar®, and publishes 99 magazines covering more than 190 markets nationwide, including After 55™ Housing & Resource Guide, and ForRent.com™-The Magazine. For Rent Media Solutions operates four additional websites: ForRent.com®, SeniorOutlook.com®, CorporateHousing.com®, and ParaRentar.com®. Visit ForRent.com for more, or visit us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.
About Homes Media Solutions™
Homes Media Solutions is a leading provider of marketing and media services for real estate professionals, including brand advertising, property listing exposure and syndication, website design, search engine marketing, hosting and data management services and instant response lead generation. Through its flagship brand Homes.com, which reaches over 6 million visitors monthly, as well as Agent Advantage, Advanced Access, eNeighborhoods and NUMBER1EXPERT®, Homes Media Solutions connects real estate professionals with active homebuyers and sellers. For more information, visit Homes.com.
About Dominion Enterprises
Dominion Enterprises is a leading marketing services company serving the automotive, enthusiast and commercial vehicle, real estate, apartment rental and employment industries. The company’s businesses, including Dominion Homes Media, parent of Homes Media Solutions and For Rent Media Solutions, provide a comprehensive suite of technology-based marketing solutions including Internet advertising, lead generation, CRM, website design and hosting and data management services. The company has more than 40 market-leading websites reaching more than 17.6 million unique visitors monthly, and more than 280 magazines with a weekly circulation of 2.4 million. Headquartered in Norfolk, Va., the company has 4,900 employees in more than 186 offices nationwide. For more information, visit DominionEnterprises.com.
Vice President of Marketing for Dominion Homes Media