WASHINGTON, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Coldwell Banker Woodland Schmidt is proud to announce that one of their own REALTORS®, Luke Bouman of Holland, Michigan, was selected as a "30 under 30" honoree by REALTOR Magazine for 2013. Each year, REALTOR® Magazine features 30 rising young stars in the real estate industry. Candidates are successful agents in real estate that have demonstrated skill, success, creativity, and leadership in their careers.
As an honoree Mr. Bouman will be featured in the May/June issue of REALTOR® Magazine. "It was quite an honor," said Bouman of the news, "I've known since I was 19 that real estate was my future career and this recognition further supports my belief that success in this business is determined by the individual, not by the market." Luke is a graduate of Calvin College and the Holloways Real Estate Institute and has earned several real state designations including Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Certified Negotiation Specialist (CNS) and Resort & Second-Home Property Specialist (RSPS). His success is not without a clear plan and vision of how to achieve his goals. "My mission is to redefine real estate representation with superior communication, careful listening, and thoughtful planning while utilizing the Internet and the latest technology, with a focus on the goals and needs of clients and providing exceptional service that aligns my values both ethically and spiritually," he says.
"Luke is a prime example of what it takes to be successful year after year," said Mike Schmidt, President of Coldwell Banker Schmidt Family of Companies. "Luke is a goal setter, business planner and most importantly, he is a 'doer'!! He takes the time each year to properly set a goal and then align his priorities to achieve those goals. And, he has done this year after year. We are fortunate and proud to be associated with Luke Bouman."
Entrepreneurial experts in real estate, honorees are often sought after for speaking engagements, membership in various associations, career advice and certainly recruited by other real estate brokers. Luke's credentials are numerous since winning Rookie of the Year for Woodland Realty in 2006. He has been a Top Producer for Coldwell Banker from 2007-2012, a recipient of the Coldwell Banker President's Award in 2011 and 2012, and the Coldwell Banker International Presidents Circle in 2011 and 2012. Luke is in the top 4% of Coldwell Banker Sales Associates Internationally.
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