A Special Thank You.

A Special Thank You.

Yes this is one of those.

It’s the end of the year.

You are focused on so many other things.

So am I but………

I wanted to take just a few minutes of your precious time to say…….

Thank You!

Thank you for taking the time to click.

Thank you for the indulgence.

Thank you for the many invitations to speak and present.

Thank you walking up to me shaking my hand and making a personal connection.

Thank you for having an opinion.

Thank you for letting me have my opinion.

Thank you for the criticism.

Thank you for the anonymous rants….they are gold to me.

Thank you for the charity and the willingness to give.

Thank you for the phone calls emails and comments.

Thank you for the gifts and cards.

Thank you for the dinners and drinks.

Thank you for letting the F-bombs pass and…….not letting them pass.

Thank you for the jokes and laughter.

Thank you for the heartache and the tears.

Thank you for paying it forward.

Thank you for being my friend.

Thank you for allowing me to be a part of commercial real estate.

Most of all… Thank You!



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Duke Long

  • Alex Markson

    THANK YOU, Duke!

    Thank you for being you.

    Thank you for having strong opinions.
    Thank you for having a big mouth.
    Thank you for drinking brown liquor.
    Thank you for getting pissed off.
    Thank you for wanting more.
    Thank you for expecting more.

    And just thank you most of all for being a real person, with real experiences and real opinions.
    (and not afraid to let us know it, no matter what.)

  • abuchanan

    Thanks for the fun in SoCal! Great meeting you this year…in person. Merry Christmas.

  • Dave Lewand

    Thanks, Duke! For trusting us with your website re-design and filling it up with honest and entertaining content throughout 2013!

  • Thanks for mentioning tBL and me, and I wish you a wonderful 2014!

  • REA ™

    Thanks, Duke ! Happy Holidays

  • Duke, thank YOU for being ‘that guy,’ for pushing the envelope, for supporting others, for asking the forward-thinking questions and for answering some of them. Best to you and yours!

  • Neil Johnson

    Duke – Thanks for your unique and refreshing spin on our frustrating and satisfying business. Blessings on your holidays. Cheers for a strong, productive and profitable 2014.

  • BrokerRoster

    Thanks for all the great posts Duke! You’re Awesome!