ORLANDO (November 13, 2022) – Cindy Chandler, a Realtor® from Charlotte, North Carolina, obtained the Nationwide Affiliation of Realtors®’ 2022 Distinguished Service Award. NAR presents this honor yearly to a most of two of its greater than 1.5 million members. This yr, two winners have been honored and acknowledged throughout the 2022 NAR NXT, The REALTOR® Expertise in Orlando, Florida.
NAR established the DSA award in 1979 to honor Realtors® who’ve made excellent contributions to the actual property business and function leaders of their native communities. The award is taken into account the best honor an NAR member can obtain from the group. Recipients have to be energetic on the native, state and nationwide affiliation ranges however could not have served as NAR president.
“It is a privilege to acknowledge Cindy Chandler for her efforts, long-time service and lasting impression,” mentioned NAR President Leslie Rouda Smith, a Realtor® from Plano, Texas, and a dealer affiliate at Dave Perry-Miller Actual Property in Dallas. “Cindy’s dedication to our business, affiliation and her neighborhood represents the whole lot that the Distinguished Service Award embodies.”
Cindy Chandler has been in actual property for greater than 30 years. She is the founding father of the consulting and coaching firm, The Chandler Group, in Charlotte, North Carolina, which makes a speciality of funding actual property and strategic planning.
“For greater than 20 years, I’ve watched leaders inside the Realtor® household obtain the Distinguished Service Award, all of whom I admired due to their spectacular credentials and devoted service,” mentioned Chandler. “I by no means imagined that I might obtain this honor. I salute all earlier DSA winners for his or her inspiration and thank everybody who has supported me.”
Previous to The Chandler Group, Chandler was related to The Cogdell Group, Crosland Group and Paragon Group, the place she was concerned in syndication, growth, brokerage, property administration and coaching. She can be the writer of “The Insider’s Information to Industrial Actual Property,” printed by Dearborn/Kaplan Publishing.
Since 2004, Chandler has served in quite a few management roles for NAR, together with as chair of the Industrial Management Discussion board, REALTORS® Industrial Alliance Committee, Industrial Actual Property Analysis Subcommittee, and Industrial Laws and Regulatory Subcommittee. She presently serves as NAR’s Government Committee consultant for The Counselors of Actual Property.
Chandler served as president’s liaison for Industrial and Enterprise Specialties in 2010 and 2012, and she or he was regional vice chairman for Area 4 (Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee) in 2011. She is a two-time REALTORS® Political Motion Committee Corridor of Fame member.
In 2006, Chandler was president of the NC REALTORS®, and in 2015 — the identical yr she chaired the North Carolina Actual Property Fee — she was named North Carolina REALTOR® of the Yr. Chandler was inducted into the NC REALTORS® Corridor of Fame in 2016. As well as, she has been a nationwide and state chief within the Actual Property Educators Affiliation and is a recipient of REEA’s Jack Wiedemer Distinguished Profession Award. Due to Chandler’s efforts to include business actual property into persevering with schooling obtainable by the state of North Carolina, the state’s CCIM Chapter endowed a scholarship in her title.
Chandler has additionally served as president of Charlotte Industrial Actual Property Ladies (CREW), member of the Transportation Committee of 21, chair of the Mecklenburg County’s Zoning Board of Adjustment, chair of the Zoning and Planning committees, and vice chair of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Fee.
The Nationwide Affiliation of Realtors® is America’s largest commerce affiliation, representing greater than 1.5 million members concerned in all features of the residential and business actual property industries.
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