The Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® announced its 2017 annual award winners at a recent banquet in Ocean Isle Beach. Bruce Williams of Exp Realty was named REALTOR® of the Year, Wally Simpson of Movement Mortgage was named Affiliate of the Year, and A.J. Hipp of Resort Brokerage was recognized as an NC REALTORS® Rising Star.
Additionally, J. Alan Holden of Re/Max at the Beach and Emily Willetts of Coldwell Banker Seacoast Advantage were granted REALTOR® Emeritus Status by the National Association of REALTORS®. REALTOR® Emeritus is granted to members who have held membership in the national association for a cumulative period of 40 years and have served at the national, state or local level.
“Brunswick County’s real estate market is one of the hottest in the country, and our association is full of hard-working, capable professionals,” said BCAR CEO Cynthia Walsh. “This year’s honorees have distinguished themselves in a very competitive market, and we are proud to recognize their contributions to the real estate profession.”