WOODBURY, N.Y., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Douglas Elliman Real Estate won nine out of eighteen residential awards at the prestigious and highly competitive Long Island Business News Real Estate and Development Awards. The ceremony was held on April 26th at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, NY and honored top commercial and residential brokers as well as builders and developers from across Long Island. Award recipients were selected by the LIBN editorial staff based on 2012 sales volume, gross commission income (GCI), and interviews.
"I am extremely proud of all the amazing accomplishments achieved by our talented Long Island agents. Their hard work and dedication strengthens our Elliman brand not only across Long Island, but in all the regions we serve," said Dottie Herman, President and CEO of Douglas Elliman.
"It is a great honor that our Elliman agents and offices are recognized as being among the best in the industry by the greater Long Island real estate community," said Ann Conroy, Douglas Elliman's Long Island Division President
In the Nassau County category, Maggie Keats of the Port Washington Office won Top Producer by GCI. Joyce Colletti (Long Beach Office) won Top Producer by closed sales volume. The Tripodi Team (Long Beach Office) won Top Producer by sales volume and GCI.
In the Suffolk County category, Lina Lopes-Jata (Central Suffolk Office) won Top Producer by sales volume, while the Scarito Team (Smithtown Office) earned Top Producer by sales volume and GCI.
In the East End category, Lynda Packard (Southampton Office) won the Top Producer by GCI, while the Enzo Morabito Team (Bridgehampton and Westhampton Offices) earned the Top Producer by sales volume and GCI. The Residential Office of the Year distinction went to Douglas Elliman's Southampton Office, managed by Ray Smith.
The Rising Star in Residential Real Estate in the rentals category went to Lauren Sher of the Great Neck Brokerage.
Congratulations to all.
About Douglas Elliman Real Estate
Douglas Elliman Real Estate is New York's largest residential brokerage, with over 60 offices in New York City, Long Island, the Hamptons, Westchester/Putnam, and South Florida with more than 4,000 real estate agents and a network of national and international affiliates. They are strategic partners with London-based Knight Frank LLP for residential business in all of their New York markets. Douglas Elliman ranked in the top four of all real estate companies in the nation in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012. The company also controls a portfolio of real estate services, including Manhattan's largest residential property manager, Douglas Elliman Property Management, as well as DE Title and DE Capital Mortgage. For more information on Douglas Elliman as well as expert commentary on emerging trends in the real estate industry, visit the Douglas Elliman site at www.elliman.com.
SOURCE Douglas Elliman Real Estate