Ocean Home Magazine Receives Award from the National Association of Real Estate Editors Annual Journalism Competition

The National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) announced the winners of its 62nd Annual Journalism Awards at its conference on June 22, 2012, recognizing luxury oceanfront lifestyle publication, Ocean Home magazine, as a top design publication. Ocean Home received second place in NAREE’s journalism awards category for Best Design Magazine.

In a comment about Ocean Home magazine, judges said, “This was a striking example of eye candy that invited readers to sit down and be inspired. It covered the world, writing not only about homes but also recreation, people, and health.” NAREE’s Journalism Awards program recognizes excellence in reporting, writing, and editing stories about residential, commercial, and financial real estate and home and design. In addition to Ocean Home some of the media outlets recognized in the 2012 NAREE journalism awards included Bloomberg News, Reuters, Inman News, and MSN Real Estate. NAREE’s 62nd Annual Journalism Awards featured a near-record number of entries from professional journalists across the country with winners named in 25 categories. All award winners were selected by a panel of expert judges from the E. W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. Professor Patrick S. Washburn, a former news reporter and editor, chaired the panel of jurors.

About Ocean Home magazine:

 Published six times a year by RMS Media Inc., Ocean Home puts the luxurious lifestyle of oceanfront living into the palms of its readers’ hands. From high-end developments in the Caribbean to private beachfront estates in California, Ocean Home not only unveils the dream homes of the world’s wealthiest real estate investors, but also reveals the best travel destinations, the top designs for ocean homes, and interviews the key players in the next generation of luxury oceanfront living. Ocean Home is available in print and online. www.oceanhomemag.com / @oceanhomemag.

About NAREE:

 NAREE, the National Association of Real Estate Editors, is the only professional association for the nation’s journalists covering residential, commercial and financial real estate and home and design for the consumer, business, and trade media. NAREE members report on real estate finance, housing policy, the environment, urban growth, land use, investment, construction, urban and building design and related trends. Active members include editors, staff reporters, columnists, bloggers and freelance writers working in print, broadcast and online media. More information about NAREE’s Journalism Awards is available at www.naree.org.