KCRAR Members Earn REALTOR®, Salesperson of the Year Awards for the State of Kansas

October 13, 2022 in KCRAR

KCRAR members achieved honors this week at the Kansas Association of REALTORS® (KAR) Annual Conference in Overland Park, Kan. 2014 KCRAR President Kathy Minden was awarded KAR’s annual REALTOR® of the Year award. Each year, this award recognizes one REALTOR® from the state of Kansas who exemplifies the REALTOR® spirit through professionalism, adherence to the […]

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Kansas City REALTOR® Fights Food Insecurity, Earns National Award

October 6, 2022 in Community

When Kansas City REALTOR® Dennis Curtin saw a need in the community, he stepped in to fill that need, starting a food pantry from the ground up. This week, he was honored for his work by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) as a 2022 Good Neighbor Award winner, an honor only given to five […]

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Image Description: 2021 REALTOR® of the Year Steve Moyer accepts his award and pin on stage with Chair of the Awards Committee.

Nominations Open for KCRAR’s 2022 Annual Awards

July 7, 2022 in KCRAR

KCRAR has opened nominations and applications for this year’s annual awards. It is seeking submissions of exceptional REALTORS® deserving of recognition for their work. Each year, the KCRAR Awards Committee selects a recipient in each of the following categories to be honored at the Holiday Party in December. Each award recipient will carry the title […]

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Heartland MLS Earns Leading Edge Award

April 29, 2022 in Heartland MLS

Heartland MLS was awarded the Leading Edge Award this week at the Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO) conference in Tucson, Ariz. The award honors Heartland MLS for leadership in RESO web API adoption. “Our incredible staff and volunteers put in countless hours to make sure that HMLS continuously sets the bar for excellence in the […]

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KCRAR Past President Bobbi Howe Honored with Fair Housing Champion Award

April 28, 2022 in KCRAR

Local REALTOR® and 2020 President of the Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS® (KCRAR), Bobbi Howe, was honored this week as a 2022 recipient of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Fair Housing Champion Award. Howe uses her opportunities as an educator, speaker and podcast host to spread the word about systemic racism in real […]

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Kansas City REALTORS® Honored as ‘Newsmakers’ by RISMedia

February 3, 2022 in KCRAR

RISMedia released its 2022 Real Estate Newsmakers list this week, on which KCRAR members Brent Gieseke and Tracey Hawkins were named as Crusaders. RISMedia, a real estate news outlet, releases a list of Newsmakers each year made up of stand-out real estate professionals from across the country in nine categories. The Crusader category recognizes “champions […]

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KCRAR Members Installed, Elected and Awarded at Missouri REALTORS® Conference

January 27, 2022 in KCRAR

KCRAR members achieved honors last week at the Missouri REALTORS® (MR) annual business conference last week in St. Louis, Mo. 2018 KCRAR President Andrea Sheridan was installed as MR 2022 President-Elect. She will be leading the State Association under President John D. Mayfield and alongside Treasurer Derek Schriewer and Past President Janet Judd. Additionally, 2020 […]

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KCRAR Announces Annual Award Winners at Holiday Party

December 2, 2021 in KCRAR

KCRAR presented its annual award winners this week at its Holiday Party and Awards Event at the Loews Kansas City Hotel. Winners were selected by committee based on nominations submitted for REALTORS® and Industry Partners from around the Kansas City region. The 2021 Good Neighbor Community Service Award was presented to Dennis Curtin, real estate […]

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Image description: Dennis Curtin accepts his Good Neighbor Award check outside the Mimi's Pantry building.

Local REALTOR® Dennis Curtin Awarded for Work Founding Mimi’s Pantry

June 17, 2021 in KCRAR

Dennis Curtin was presented with a check this month for his organization, Mimi’s Pantry, as the recipient of Missouri REALTORS’® 2020 Good Neighbor Award. Curtin is a Kansas City REALTOR® and founder of Mimi’s Pantry, which is an organization in Riverside, Mo. seeking to help those dealing with food insecurity. KCRAR President Tony Conant, KCRAR […]

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Photo: Majid Ghavami receiving an award on stage at KCRAR's 2019 Holiday Party.

Nominations open for KCRAR’s 2021 ‘Of the Year’ Awards

June 10, 2021 in KCRAR

KCRAR has opened nominations and applications for this year’s annual awards. It is seeking submissions of exceptional REALTORS® deserving of recognition for their work. Each year, the KCRAR Awards Committee selects a recipient in each of the following categories to be honored at the Holiday Party in December. Each award recipient will carry the title […]

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