LCAR Names 2012 Realtor of the Year
At the August 6th After Hours event that took place at Zukey Lake Tavern, The Livingston County Association of REALTORS® named Scott Bohlen the 2012 REALTOR® of the Year. Mr. Bohlen is the CEO-REALTOR® Owner of Preview Properties.com, a highly successful real estate agency in Brighton. He is the current president of LCAR and a native of Livingston County, graduating from Howell High School. He received his real estate license in 2001. With a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing, Scott has been selling his entire life. He has been married for 20 years with 3 children.
The REALTOR® of the Year is chosen based on the following criteria:
REALTOR® Spirit – professional competence, faithfulness to the principles of real estate, adhering to the REALTOR Code of Ethics
Activity in civic affairs – work in local chambers, cultural contributions to the community, membership and offices held
Activity in the local association –participation in board activities, education events , programs and projects
Activity in the state association , Michigan Association of REALTORS – RPAC Contributions, education events, participation in business meetings and state conventions
Activity in the National Association of REALTORS – participation in business meetings, national conventions, and membership in any of the institutes, societies or councils.
Business and Educational Experience – business conduct, service to clients, effective advertising programs
LCAR also presented the 2012 Volunteer of the Year award to Marianne McCreary, Owner/Associate Broker of Partners Real Estate Professionals, p.c. in Howell. During this past year, she has contributed time and resources to the LCAR Realtors Got Talent RPAC fundraiser, the Golf Outing, Christmas party and the Annual Fill the Gazebo event to benefit Gleaners Food Bank.
The 2012 Affiliate of the Year award was presented to Dominic Vagnetti, owner of Inspections on Demand, LLC located in Howell. Dominic is an active member of the affiliate membership noted for developing the business card marketing program for our REALTOR® members. He is married with 3 daughters.
The Livingston County Association of REALTORS® is a local branch of the Michigan Association of REALTORS® (MAR). We strive to protect the rights of private property owners while serving as the primary source for Livingston County real estate data. Our mission is to adhere to the REALTOR® Code of Ethics; to provide members with the resources, programs and services necessary to conduct a professional and successful business; to encourage cooperation among members and to be the voice of real estate through its advocacy of private property rights.