CRE Chair's Award

An annual award to be given at the discretion of the Chair to a team of CREs whose activity best demonstrates advancing the success of the organization. The three liaison vice chairmen will recommend the nominees. The award will be a perpetual trophy to reside at the CRE headquarters, with the recipients receiving a CRE commemorative plaque.

CRE Committee Service Award

The CRE Committee Service Award provides official recognition of exemplary committee or task force service to the CRE organization. Established in 1996, the award recipient is selected by the chair of the board in collaboration with the organization president.

McKennon Receives 2018 CRE Committee Service Award

Robert H. McKennon, CRE®, MAI, owner and president, Appraisal Associates, Inc., Wilmington, Del., has been awarded the 2018 CRE Committee Service Award by The Counselors of Real Estate® (CRE®) professional association. The honor recognizes Mr. McKennon’s dedication to committee service and leadership; it was presented at the organization’s recent annual convention in Charleston, S.C. During […]

James D. Landauer/John R. White Award

The Landauer/White Award is presented annually to an individual who has furthered the ideals of The Counselors of Real Estate®—integrity, competence, community, trust and selflessness—and who has demonstrated both outstanding professionalism in real estate and a notable influence civically.

McCarthy Honored as 2018 Landauer/White Award Recipient

William P. J. McCarthy, CRE®, was honored at The Counselors of Real Estate’s 2018 Annual Convention as recipient of the 2018 James D. Landauer/John R. White Award–the highest honor conferred by the organization. McCarthy was invited to CRE membership in 1995; he is one of only 1,100 members worldwide—and one of fewer than 20 in […]

James Felt Creative Counseling Award

The James Felt Creative Counseling Award is a celebration of outstanding achievement and ingenuity by members of The Counselors of Real Estate. Established in 1992, and first awarded in 1995, the James Felt Creative Counseling Award enhances the public recognition of the CRE Designation, the counseling profession, and The Counselors of Real Estate organization itself.

Mahlon (Sandy) Apgar, CRE® Receives 2018 James Felt Creative Counseling Award

Mahlon (“Sandy”) Apgar IV, CRE®, a real estate counselor based in Baltimore, Md.,is recipient of the 2018 James Felt Creative Counseling Award. He was honored for his vision and insights in chronicling the Boston Consulting Group (BCG)’s “21st Century Workplace” design for its move from Park Avenue in New York City to the new Hudson […]

Louise L. and Y.T. Lum Award

Established by the Louise L. and Y.T. Lum Foundation, the Lum Award is given to an individual who has made a distinguished contribution to the study of and elaboration upon the principles, theories, techniques, and practices of real estate counseling, and “sharing of the fruits thereof,” to ensure the continuing advancement to the depth and breadth of knowledge and education among those in the profession.

William S. Ballard Award

The William S. Ballard Award recognizes the author(s) whose work best exemplifies the high standards of content maintained in Real Estate Issues, the professional journal published by The Counselors of Real Estate.

2014 Ballard Award Winner
  • Mr. William G. Blake, Esq.