AWARDS & RECOGNITION
The organization recognizes REALTORS® who have made extraordinary contributions or excel in the industry.
When creating an advertisement that includes NJ Realtors® Circle of Excellence Sales Award® recognition, please keep in mind the award’s advertising rules. Please remember you may not advertise your achievement of the award prior to Feb. 1, 2019.
Advertising Logos - Available Feb 1
"A local board/association posting or otherwise advertising the award recipients to their respective members prior to the Feb. 1 deadline shall not be considered in violation of Rule #1."
Good Neighbor Award(s)
National Association of REALTORS® Good Neighbor Award
REALTOR® Magazine's Good Neighbor Awards recognize REALTORS® who have made an extraordinary impact on their community, or on the national or world stage, through volunteer work. Five winners are announced each fall in REALTOR® Magazine. Winners are recognized annually at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, and receive $10,000 grants for their charities. Winners also receive travel expenses to the conference and national and local media exposure for their community cause. In addition to the winners, five honorable mentions each receive a $2,500 grant.
New Jersey Realtors® Good Neighbor Award
The New Jersey Association of REALTORS® (NJAR®) is seeking nominations for the 2014 NJAR® Good Neighbor Awards. The program recognizes REALTORS® who have made an extraordinary commitment to community service on the local, national and/or global level. Winners will receive a grant in the amount of $2,500 for first place, $1,500 for second, or $1,000 for third place for the charity organization of their choice. All winners will be recognized in the January/February issue of New Jersey REALTOR®, on www.njar.com, receive state and local publicity, and an award signifying their contributions. All three winners will also be announced in December during an awards ceremony at the Triple Play Convention and Trade Expo in Atlantic City.
GOOD NEIGHBOR AWARD – NAR
The next Good Neighbor Award entry deadline is May 2019. For more details, judging criteria and a nomination form, call 800-874-6500 or visit www.nar.realtor/gna.
GOOD NEIGHBOR AWARD -- NJR
Applications are available in the summer.
REALTOR® OF THE YEAR
Congratulations to our 2018 REALTOR of the Year: Natalie Lentini!
Read about Natalie here.
REALTOR® of the Year winners often are selected for possessing some or all of these qualities:
- REALTOR® Spirit
- Participation in civic activities, including service clubs, charity, fraternal or religious groups
- Notable business accomplishments
- State, local and/or national association activity, including attendance at national conventions, participation in leadership, or work with societies, institutes or councils
See our List of Past Recipients HERE
QUARTER CENTURY CLUB
Each year, the New Jersey REALTORS® honors members who have shown a long-term commitment to the REALTOR® organization. Those who reach 25 years or more of membership in the association are inducted into the Quarter Century Club. New members are recognized for this achievement during the NJ REALTORS® Awards Ceremony at the Triple Play REALTOR® Convention and Trade Expo in Atlantic City each December. Every new member of the Club receives a certificate and pin to honor this accomplishment.
See our Past Recipients Here
A REALTOR® Member who has held membership in the National Association as a REALTOR®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATE®, or both, for a cumulative period of forty (40) years is eligible for REALTOR® Emeritus status. Read here about the changes to achieving this recognition.
See our list of Recipients HERE
New Jersey Realtors® CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE®
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The New Jersey REALTORS® Circle of Excellence Sales Award® program consists of two awards; the NJR® Circle of Excellence Sales Award® and the NJR® Distinguished Sales Club® Award. The NJR® Circle of Excellence Sales Award® recognizes those members who have demonstrated excellence in the field of salesmanship.
New Jersey Realtors® DISTINGUISHED SALES CLUB®
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The NJAR® Distinguished Sales Club® recognizes those members who achieved the NJAR® Circle of Excellence Sales Award® for ten or more years (not necessarily consecutively).
See List of Past Recipients HERE