Allison Stine Named 2016 Realtor of the Year
Top-producing Long & Foster agent earns association’s top honor
BETHANY BEACH, Del., June 27, 2016 – Allison Stine, who leads The Allison Stine Team of Long & Foster Real Estate, has been named the 2016 Realtor of the Year by the Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR). The award recognizes agents for their ethics, character and service above self to both the profession and the community.
The SCAOR Realtor of the Year award is given to a “member who exemplifies the Realtor image and goes beyond the call of duty,” according to the association. This includes the honoree’s activity in their local, state and national Realtor associations, their business accomplishments, civic activity, contributions to the industry and their Realtor spirit.
“I am honored to have been chosen by the Sussex County Association of Realtors to receive this prestigious award,” Stine said. “I’ve worked very hard in my career but I always try to find the time to volunteer in the community as well as for the association. It’s difficult to strike that balance, but very rewarding to be of service to others.”
Affiliated with Long & Foster’s Bethany Beach office, Stine has served as a board member of the Long & Foster Gold Team, of which her team ranks in the Master’s Club. She is also ranked as one of the company’s Top 100 Elite Performers out of its more than 11,000 sales associates company wide. Each year since 2007, her team has earned recognition within Long & Foster for its high production of both sales and listings, in addition to being named the Bethany office’s Top Team of the Year and earning the office’s 1st place award for outstanding service.
“Long & Foster is proud that the Sussex County Association of Realtors has recognized Allison’s many accomplishments and her commitment to the industry,” said Dottie Wells, manager of Long & Foster’s Bethany Beach office. “Allison is a true professional, and her dedication to her clients and the community, is a testament to her passion for the real estate “It’s the commitment of agents like Allison, as well as her team, that has enabled her to earn an honor such as this one, and we’re proud to have her as part of the Long & Foster family,” said Gary Scott, president of Long & Foster Real Estate. “Our company has a reputation of honesty, integrity and best-in-class customer service that spans 45 years, and the talent of professionals like Allison’s is why we remain the top real estate company in the Mid-Atlantic.” Stine, who was a nominee for the Realtor of the Year award in 2012, previously served as the chair of the Sussex County Association of Realtors MLS Committee, is a four-year winner of the Five Star Real Estate Agent award and has earned the advanced designation of Certified Residential Specialist. She has been recognized for her exceptional performance by the Realty Alliance Group, ranking her in the top 5 percent of residential real estate professionals in North Long & Foster is the largest privately-owned residential real estate company in the United States.
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Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., is the largest privately-owned residential real estate company in the United States. The company is part of The Long & Foster Companies, which also includes Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC, Long & Foster Insurance and Long & Foster Settlement Services. Long & Foster Real Estate is the exclusive affiliate for Christie’s International Real Estate throughout select parts of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast, and it is a founding affiliate of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, a prestigious global network of real estate professionals that includes the Luxury Portfolio International Long & Foster Real Estate has over 220 offices, stretching from Raleigh, N.C., to Princeton, N.J., and from Charles Town, W.Va., to the Atlantic Ocean, and it represents more than 11,000 agents in seven MidAtlantic and Northeast states, plus the District of Columbia. The company, which has a productive commercial business in addition to its residential side, sold more than $31.4 billion worth of homes and helped people buy and sell homes nearly 90,000 times in 2015. The combined sales and equivalents for The Long & Foster Companies in 2015 were in excess of $56.8 billion. Visit www.LongandFoster.com for more information.
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Local contact: Allison Stine, The Allison Stine Team
Dottie Wells, VP/Branch Manager