Williamsburg Group wins Master Builder designation
Williamsburg Group LLC has earned the Certified Master Builder designation from the Home Builders Association of Maryland.
Among the criteria that must be met for a builder to gain the designation are having three years in the business, being audited by an independent accountant to determine financial stability; continuing education requirements; references from customers, suppliers, subcontractors and lenders; and disclosure of any legal proceedings involving the company.
The Columbia-based builder has been operating for 30 years, primarily in Howard County.
News in brief
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
announced that Pat Young, a sales associate in its Bel Air/Abingdon office, has been selected by the Harford County Association of Realtors as 2002 Realtor of the Year. Young is also on the association's board of directors and is a past president. She also has been named a Distinguished Sales Associate of the Year.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
Real Estate School is offering a "Principles of Real Estate" class for anyone interested in becoming an agent. The sessions will be held at Coldwell Banker Residential. Dates and times vary depending on location. To register or for more information about a career in real estate, call 800-992-4794.
Prudential Carruthers Realtors
announced that the following agents had more than $1 million in sales last month: Robin Short in Hamilton; Georgeanna Garceau and Steve Feazell in Harford; Greg Frank, Theresa Barratt and Jerry Webb, $1,016,552, in Lake Ridge; Wasserman/Goldstein/Desser, $3,899,764, in Pikesville; and Mary Ann Zaruba, $1,064,819, in Severna Park.
The Quality Builders Warranty Association
presented Williamsburg Group with the Golden Achievement Award for customer service. Williamsburg is one of a few recipients on the East Coast.
Long & Foster Real Estate Inc.
announced its top sales associates in Baltimore and Baltimore County. Canton: Christina Engerman, top producer; Steve Paxton, top lister, Tammy Wase, top seller. Eastpoint: Michael Farabaugh II, top producer and top lister; Madeline Heidt, top seller. Elkridge: Betty Gregory, top producer; William Hurlock, top seller; Stuart Clarke Sr., top lister, most new listings. Federal Hill: Steven Murphy, top producer, top lister and top seller; Chris Reda, most new listings.
Fells Point: Christine Corbitt, top producer, top lister and top seller; Veronica Kimmitt, most new listings. Greenspring: Michael Yerman, Libby Berman and Marc Witman, top producers and top sellers; Brian Brinkley, top lister, most new listings. Hunt Valley: Ron Johnson, top producer; Paula Nicholson, top lister, most new listings; Paul Michaud, top seller. Lutherville: Willis Team, top producers, top listers, most new listings; Shakun Singh, top seller. Mount Vernon: Craig Elliott and James DiGirolamo, top producers, top listers and top sellers; DiGirolamo, most new listings.
Perry Hall: Patricia Bomhoff, top producer and top seller; Tony Migliaccio, top lister, most new listings. Phoenix: Creager Realty Group, top producers, top listers, top sellers; Lynn Creager, most new listings. Pikesville: Patti Spigel, top producer; Harriet Charkatz, most new listings. Reisterstown: Cheir Melomet, top producer, top seller and agent with most new listings; Beverly Potts, top lister.
Roland Park: Brian Macklin, top producer, top seller; Craig Thomson, top lister; Genie Schwind, most new listings. Rosedale: JoAnn Pierro, top producer, top seller; Barbara Perdue, top lister, most new listings. Timonium: Peg Castle, top producer; Martha Lessner, top seller, top lister and most new listings. Towson: Jo Zuramski, top producer, top lister; Gil Boudreau, top seller. White Marsh Town Center: Barbara High, top producer; Chuck Marks, top seller; Trisha Hollingsworth, top lister, most new listings.
On the move
Alliance Mortgage Funding Inc.
announced that Marc Hayes has joined its Hunt Valley office as a senior loan officer.