Commitment to Excellence Archive

Your Chance to Be Part of 30 Under 30

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine In 1999, former REALTOR® magazine Senior Editor Robert Sharoff gave birth to the idea of showcasing talented real estate pros under the age of 30. Thousands of applications and hundreds of profiles...
September 15, 2009

Alison Levine: Beware of Complacency

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine As a child, Alison Levine suffered from a life-threatening heart condition that prevented her from even climbing the stairs and therefore couldn’t imagine that she would one day be at nearly the...

Christopher Gardner Talks About ‘White-Collar Homelessness’ at Leadership Summit

By Erica Christoffer, Contributing Editor, REALTOR® Magazine A new face of homelessness is emerging in the U.S., downtrodden from today’s economic climate. Christopher Gardner knows all too well how the events in one’s life can topple down in a...

Tell Us About Your Pro Bono Work

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine I recently read an article in the New York Times about John Burger, a practitioner with Brown Harris Stevens in New York, who offered to sell Bernie Madoff’s penthouse (list price: about...

A Night of HOPE

By Wendy Cole, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine I’ve just returned from the HOPE Awards gala at the spectacular National Building Museum, and boy, do I feel well, hopeful. Surrounded by the golden neo-classical pillars of one of Washington’s most...