Five Star Professional partnered with Delaware Today to determine the real estate agents in the Delaware area who provide exceptional service and overall satisfaction. The Five Star Professional research team contacted clients, peers and industry experts who provided names of agents and rated individuals according to criteria such as integrity, communication and customer service.
The resulting list of Five Star real estate agents comprises an elite group, representing?less than 7 percent of 4,200 licensed agents in the Delaware area.
?Coldwell Banker Resort Realty is proud to have six agents recognized by inclusion in this elite group,? said Bruce Plummer, broker and chief operating officer of Coldwell Banker Resort Realty. ?Skip Faust, Henry Castelline, John Bohne, Kathy Douglass, Diane Stacy and Trina Joyner work hard to represent their clients? interests and accomplish the company?s mission to provide unmatched resources, impeccable client service and a track record of distinction.?
Faust, a licensed Realtor since 1986, is a native and lifelong resident of Lewes as well as a University of Delaware business and economics graduate. Faust is an accredited buyers representative and has been recognized as Coldwell Bankers? No. 1 agent, within franchised companies, for the state of Delaware for 16 consecutive years.? He is also a member of the Coldwell Banker International Presidents? Circle, an award given to only 3 percent of sales associates by Coldwell Banker International. This is his third year being recognized as a Delaware Today Five Star Realtor.
Castelline has been a licensed Realtor for eight years. Castelline strives to constantly stay educated on the latest issues affecting the real estate market and has earned his accredited buyers representative, certified residential specialist,? internet specialist ?and short sale and foreclosure specialist designations. Castelline has lived and worked in Sussex County for more than 30 years. This is his third year being recognized as a Delaware Today Five Star Realtor.
Bohne has been a licensed Delaware Realtor for eight years, previously licensed in Massachusetts before moving to Delaware. Bohne is a trained relocation specialist, has the green realtor designation and has completed the National Association of Realtors? Short Sales and Foreclosures training. He has been recognized for his accomplishments with Coldwell Banker as a member of the President?s Multi-Million Dollar Circle for 2008, 2009 and 2010, and the President?s Gold Circle for 2011. This is his third year being recognized as a Delaware Today Five Star Realtor.
Douglass has been a licensed Delaware Realtor since 2003. She has been a lifetime vacationer to the Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach areas and has owned several investment properties over the years. Having previously owned and managed her own business for 20 years, she has a depth of experience in property acquisition and management. Douglass also holds the green realtor designation and is currently serving as treasurer for the Sussex County Women?s Council of Realtors. This is her second year recognized as a Delaware Today Five Star Realtor.
Stacy has been a licensed Delaware Realtor since 1988. Stacy is a certified e-pro, a designation held by only 8 percent of the more than 1,000,000 National Association of Realtors members. Over her career, Stacy has been recognized several times for her outstanding performance on both closed listing volume and closed sales volume by inclusion in the International Sterling Society, President?s Gold Circle and President?s Multi-Million Dollar Club. Her clients consistently grade her ?Very Satisfied? in all 10 categories surveyed post-closing.
Joyner is the current 2012 president of the Sussex County Association of Realtors. A licensed Realtor in Delaware and Maryland since 2003, she obtained her Delaware Associate Broker?s license in 2008 and holds the certified residential specialist and green realtor designations. She received the 2011 Coldwell Banker President?s Silver Circle Award. This is her third year being recognized as a Delaware Today Five Star Realtor. As a previous business owner, she understands the importance of listening to what matters most to her clients.? Joyner volunteers in the community and recently served as a Red Dress ambassador. She is a board member for Nanticoke Memorial Hospital and a member of the Women?s Council of Realtors.
Faust, Castelline, Bohne, Douglass, Stacy and Joyner are all members of the Sussex County Association of Realtors, Delaware Association of Realtors and National Association of Realtors. Faust, Castelline, Bohne, Douglass and Stacy may be reached at 20184 Coastal Highway, Rehoboth or by calling 302-227-5000. Joyner may be reached at 22350 Sussex Highway, Seaford or by calling 302-629-5575.