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Jill Murty, Realtor - Orange County, CA
Movoto - Laguna Niguel, CA

I always say Merry Christmas, even if it's in response to someone wishing me Happy Holidays.  People who don't celebrate Christmas should get over themselves if they're offended by a sincere greeting.

Dec 19, 2016 07:53 PM
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!

I have found the words Merry Christmas seems to be making a comeback and I love it!

Dec 19, 2016 08:17 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
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If you are afraid to say Christmas, then why celebrate it.

Dec 19, 2016 06:22 PM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

I do say Merry Christmas ... however I do use both.  

Ho Ho HO Happy HO-lidays.  

Dec 19, 2016 05:22 PM
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Sybil Campbell
Fernandina Beach, FL
Referral Agent Amelia Island Florida

I make a point of saying Merry Christmas, since it is Christ's birth we are celebrating!

Dec 19, 2016 05:48 PM
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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

I use both.

Have an outstanding week and enjoy the spirit of the holiday season.

Dec 19, 2016 05:21 PM
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Ginger Harper
Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage~ Ginger Harper Real Estate Team - Southport, NC
Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!

I am a Merry Christmas kind of girl...

Dec 19, 2016 04:52 PM
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Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

I'm a Merry Christmas type person.

Dec 20, 2016 05:34 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I say Merry Christmas, unless I know definitively that someone is not Christian and does not celebrate Christmas, but another holiday such as Hannukah.

Dec 20, 2016 04:32 AM
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Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
Getting results w/ knowledge & know-how!

Merry Christmas and I've been seeing eyes "light up" at hearing it.  :)

Dec 20, 2016 04:20 AM
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Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ
602-380-4886

Both and more.....if I know what folks prefer.

Dec 19, 2016 08:31 PM
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Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

Both. 

Dec 19, 2016 06:45 PM
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Steve Higgins
RE/MAX Kelowna - Kelowna, BC

Merry Christmas probably more out of habit. If I know my clients do not celebrate Christmas then I would say Happy Holidays.

Dec 19, 2016 05:26 PM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Both.

Dec 19, 2016 05:16 PM
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Maria Sapio
Keller Williams of Central PA - Carlisle, PA
Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com

Happy Holidays - Not everyone celebrates the same holiday so I prefer to include all  - 

Dec 19, 2016 05:03 PM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
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I find 'Bah Humbug' gets the people responding with Merry Christmas. I was thinking of dragging chain behind me, but figured that would be too kinky.

Dec 20, 2016 08:04 AM
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Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

MERRY CHRISTMAS.

About July 4th, I switch to 'Happy Holidays.'

Dec 20, 2016 05:21 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

Merry Christmas all the way

Dec 20, 2016 05:08 AM
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James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
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No-one can ever claim me to be PC.  I have always said Merry Christmas and I always will

Dec 20, 2016 04:57 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Door #1

Dec 20, 2016 04:25 AM
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Harry F. D'Elia III
RentVest - Phoenix, AZ
Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR

I do both

Dec 20, 2016 04:12 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Depends on the person. The same as with cards. If I'm not sure, I'm going with Happy Holidays:) 

Dec 19, 2016 11:37 PM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

It depends.  On the situation.  On the person.  

Whether I'm standing under mistletoe.  

Dec 19, 2016 10:35 PM
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Martin Kalisker
Natick, MA
Real Estate Ethics & Dispute Resolutikn

mele kalikimaka

 

Dec 19, 2016 09:33 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
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Both, depending upon the recipient!

Dec 19, 2016 09:00 PM
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Teri Pacitto
Compass - Westlake Village, CA
Real Estate, Your Style...Your Home...My Specialty

Merry Everything or Merry Christmas

Dec 19, 2016 07:29 PM
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FN LN
Toronto, ON

What I say depends on an analysis of the specific situation.

Dec 19, 2016 07:12 PM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Happy Holidays

Dec 19, 2016 07:08 PM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Ginger,

We say both, we love all the holidays.

Dec 19, 2016 06:57 PM
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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

 I say, "God bless you, enjoy the Holidays"

Dec 19, 2016 06:13 PM
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John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
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Ginger Harper Mostly I feel more comfortable saying "Merry Christmas" However, sometimes I say Happy Holidays. Merry Christmas to you as well.

Dec 19, 2016 05:46 PM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Both and Happy Hanukkah - all depends on the recipient.

Dec 25, 2016 05:06 PM
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Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

Merry Christmas and I've never met anyone that was offended by it. If someone wished me Happy Hannukkah in Israel or Dia De Los Muertos (day of the dead) in Mexico, I wouldn't take offense. I don't understand how people can be so sensitive that a stranger's greeting causes them harm. Particularly when those people are still willing to take advantage of Christmas sales, Christmas break, Christmas bonuses, etc.

MERRY CHRISTMAS, EVERYONE!

Dec 22, 2016 10:02 AM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Always Merry Christmas

Dec 20, 2016 08:10 PM
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Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

Depends to whom; usually Merry Christmas.

Dec 20, 2016 03:42 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
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Ginger Harper - I know this is 'touchy' - and I am okay if someone says 'Merry Christmas' to me - even when we do not celebrate Christmas.

Dec 20, 2016 03:01 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Happily Retired - Franklin, MA
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I always say Merry Christmas.... unless I know the person is Jewish, then I'll say Happy Hanukkah... 

Dec 20, 2016 01:10 PM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

I prefer to say Merry Christmas.  Most people understand that.  I have yet to have an offended person from it.  If I did, I'd just tell them that Christmas is a day and I'm wishing them a happy one.

 

If I know someone is Jewish, I wish them a Happy Chanukkah instead.

Dec 20, 2016 12:07 PM
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Ari Taylor
Century 21 North Shore - Peabody, MA
Realtor with Century 21 North Shore!

I say and accept all forms of good wishes from one person to another! Happy Holidays when I do not know the person well, Merry Christmas when I do.

 

Dec 20, 2016 09:41 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Most cases Merry Christmas 

Dec 20, 2016 09:36 AM
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Patricia Kennedy
RLAH Real Estate - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

It depends on whether or not the person I'm saying it to celebrates Christmas or something else.

Dec 20, 2016 08:45 AM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Happy holidays or seasons greetings - we have for years

Dec 20, 2016 07:01 AM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

Yes. And Season's Greetings, Blessed Yule, Yo Saturnalia, it's all good. 3:)

Dec 20, 2016 06:58 AM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Ginger Harper Merry Christmas!

Dec 20, 2016 06:42 AM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

Both. I usually say both in the same message.

Dec 20, 2016 06:09 AM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Both.

Dec 20, 2016 04:38 AM
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Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

Happy Holidays for sure.  Covers all and is safer.  I guess we have greater diversity of religion here than in some areas of the country, esp based on these responses.

Dec 19, 2016 06:37 PM