William Means Real Estate announced that eleven of its agents have received acknowledgement from the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors® for outstanding sales production for the year 2020. The REALTORS® of Distinction award recognizes the top 10 percent of producing Charleston Realtors who meet stringent requirements including sales production, completing additional education requirements and adhering to the REALTOR® Code of Ethics.
“Year after year, our team of agents are recognized as top producers in Charleston’s luxury real estate market,” said Lyles Geer, President and Broker-in-Charge for William Means Real Estate. “I am continually reminded of their lasting commitment to their clients’ best interests and true dedication to real estate and our community.”
Three William Means Real Estate Agents qualified for the Platinum category, which represents the top two percent. This category requires agents to have sold $18,700,000+ in volume and/or 44.5+ sides. Jane Dowd, Michelle McQuillan and Kalyn Smythe received this honor. President and Broker-in-Charge Lyles Geer ranked in the top two percent of Realtors with more than $37M in sales.
The Gold category (top five percent) requires agents to have sold $12,000,000-$18,699,999 in volume and/or 30.5-44 sides. William Means Real Estate had three agents receive awards in this category: Martha Freshley, Harrison Gilchrist and Jane Milner.
The Silver category (top 10 percent) requires an agent to have sold $7,900,000 – $11,999,999 in volume and/or 22-30 sides. Georgia Bell, Alex Brener, Beverly Burris, Will Dammeyer and Leize Gaillard qualified for this category.
As one of the oldest real estate firms in the area and an exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, William Means continues to remain at the forefront of the local luxury market. In 2020, William Means Real Estate sold more than $308 million in Charleston real estate, making it the number one year in the company’s history.
The annual REALTORS® of Distinction ceremony brings the Realtor community together to recognize the top agents in the Charleston area. All 2020 Realtors® of Distinction recipients will be treated to an exclusive virtual keynote address from DC Realtor and top producer, Koki Adasi with Compass Real Estate Group. Award recipients will be honored either virtually or in-person later this year depending upon COVID-19 pandemic conditions.