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Baker Real Estate Readies for Spring Sales Drive

Barbara Lawlor, Harley Nakelsky, and Jeff Clark of Baker Real Estate Inc. Heading into the spring sales season, the firm is coming off its most successful year ever. (Baker Real Estate Inc.)
Barbara Lawlor, Harley Nakelsky, and Jeff Clark of Baker Real Estate Inc. Heading into the spring sales season, the firm is coming off its most successful year ever. (Baker Real Estate Inc.)

As Barbara Lawlor gets set for the spring sales season, Baker Real Estate Inc.’s CEO has good reason to feel optimistic about what lies ahead...

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