Do you know a deserving colleague? Call for nominations for 2020 Awards!
The Seattle King County REALTORS® Awards Committee welcomes your nomination of association members who have demonstrated a devotion to community service, involvement in local government issues, or outstanding contributions to the real estate industry and the REALTOR® Association.
Winners of these categories will be recognized at the end of this year. Stay tuned for more information on our 2020 Awards and Installation ceremony.
“Winning an award validates that my passion is shared by many and that my efforts are making an impact,” said Star Lalario, winner of the REALTOR® Community Service Award in 2018. “We should raise awareness and highlight individuals that dedicate time putting goodness back into the world. It’s just as significant than being successful in business.”
The nomination deadline is November 1, 2020.
2020 Awards Categories
REALTOR® OF THE YEAR
The REALTOR® of the Year is the highest and most coveted award that can be bestowed by one’s peers. This award is based on the outstanding contributions of a REALTOR® to the local, state and/or national REALTOR® Associations. The recipient must demonstrate what we call REALTOR® “Spirit” – a faithfulness to the principles of the REALTOR® organization, professionalism and the Code of Ethics.
This award is based on an outstanding achievement or multiple contributions of a REALTOR® to the local and/or state levels of the REALTOR® Association, and/or to the Industry as a whole.
GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR
This award is based on outstanding volunteers in REALTOR® governmental affairs and in serving the community as a liaison of our legislative and political issues.
REALTOR® COMMUNITY SERVICE / GOOD NEIGHBOR
This award is based on the outstanding contributions of a REALTOR® to his or her local community, as well as being an active professional member of the local Association.
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
This award recognizes a member who demonstrates ingenuity and creativity in their careers. They continue to innovate, reposition and reinvent themselves and their business models in the changing markets. They have taken on a leadership and/or mentoring role to agents around them and are involved with volunteer organizations within their community. (Must be under age 40 as of May 31, 2020)
AFFILIATE OF THE YEAR
This award is open to a non-REALTOR® associated with the real estate industry such as employees of title companies, lending institutions, appraisers etc.
INSTRUCTOR OF THE YEAR
This award recognizes an individual who has exemplified leadership and service in real estate education and who has taught a program sponsored by the Seattle King County REALTORS®.