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The Residential Brokerage Division Deal of the Year Sales & Rental Awards
The Residential Brokerage Division has presented annual Deal of the Year awards since 1988. Winners of these awards show creativity or ingenuity in overcoming unique obstacles to make a successful deal. The Division also bestows the Henry Forster Award upon a broker whose career accomplishments and personal conduct bring credit to the entire residential brokerage community.
These awards are presented at the Annual Residential Brokerage Division's Deal of the Year Charity Gala.
Since 1989, proceeds from this event have been donated through the REBNY Foundation toward charities that support a variety of causes, including housing and/or social services for the city¿s homeless. The following charities have received money to continue their work:
Access Development Fund
American Cancer Society, Hope Lodge New York City
American Red Cross, New York Chapter
BRC, Bowery Residents Committee, Inc.
Bridge Fund of New York, Inc.
Broadway Housing Communities
Capuchin Food Pantries
Central Synagogue, Caring Community
Central Park Conservancy
Children's Aid Society
Community Access, Inc.
Encore Community Services
Gilda's Club New York City
Goddard Riverside Community Center
Habitat for Humanity
Hale House Center, Inc.
Help Homeless Service Corp.
Henry Street Settlement
Housing and Services, Inc.
Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House
Neighborhood Coalition for Shelter, Inc.
New Destiny Housing Corporation
The Bridge, Inc.
The Doe Fund
The Floating Hospital
The HOPE Program
The Momentum AIDS Project, Inc.
The Partnership for the Homeless
Trinity Place Shelter
Prep for Prep
Project FIND, Aid for the Aged, Inc.
Project for Psychiatric Outreach to the Homeless
REBNY Foundation, Hurricane Katrina Relief Fund
REBNY Residential Member in Need Fund
REBNY Second Century Fund
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
Stray from the Heart
Twin Towers Fund
Volunteer Referral Center
Yorkville Common Pantry
Youth Service Opportunities Project
Urban Pathways, Inc.
Woof Dog Rescue, Inc.
PAST AWARDEES (listed alphabetically by year)2018: Naomi J Davis, Mary C Dunne, Caroline E Y Guthrie, Tristan Harasic Harper, Monika J. Ingram, Derek Michael Koch, Sanjya Tidke, Corey Wecler
2017: Charlie Attias, Frank Castelluccio, Julia Cole, Carson Ferri-Grant, Monica Luque, Reba P. Miller, Michael J Shapot, Rodolfo R. Silva Cavallaro, Ronald Stabiner
2016: Karen DeMeco, Emel Glicksman, Reba P. Miller, Gerard S Moore, Peter Michael Riolo, Timothy G. Simmons, Neoly Lika Williams
2015: Sharon C Burroughs, Ross Evangelista, Ann Marie Folan, Grace Hiura, Miyuki Katagiri, Carol E. Levy, Valerie Mayworm, Christine Toes Muldoon , Debra E. Ortega, Ashley Reidy, Nick Sakalis, Jacob Wood
2014: Sharon C Burroughs, Anna Filippova, Linda T Guido, Shelley Lindauer, Timothy Melzer | read more >
2013: Donald L. Correia, J. Roger Erickson, Suzan Kremer, Daniela Kunen, Lisa Larson, Judith E. Oston, Lisa A. Rosenstein, Heather E. Stein | read more >
2012: Ann Ferguson, Steven O. Goldschmidt, Steven O. Goldschmidt, Shebrelle Hunter Green, William J McBurney Jr, Nicholas Z. Palance, Elayne S. Reimer, Adrian Thompkins
2011: Diane Schulder Abrams, Ann Bialek, Felise G Gross, Norman Horowitz, Keren Ringler, Madalyn Robbins, Dell K. Rubin, Burt F. Savitsky, David M. Spencer, Lydia Sussek
2010: Senad Ahmetovic, Jacqueline Howard Beck, Carol W. Landon, Karin A Picket, Lisa Snyder, Pasquale Strippoli, Neoly Lika Williams
2009: Senad Ahmetovic, Lori Huler, Cindy B Kurtin, Sandra M. Lauer, Thomas McNichols, Sonia Stock, Janet Weiner
2008: Caroline A Bass, Donald L. Correia, Dan Danielli, Paula Delnunzio, Gary Friedland, Norman Horowitz, Judith E. Oston, Lynda C. Wiggins, Ruth Yeskel
2007: Barbara A Evans Butler, Dean R. Feldman, Jim Mahoney, Brian J. Manning, Edith K. Meyer, Linda A. VanderWoude
2006: Donald J Artig, Robert M. Browne, Raye L. Dube, Jim Mahoney, Maria DeFatima Pashby, Elizabeth Sahlman, Suzanne Sealy
2005: Mark Baum, Carrie Chiang, Sheldon B. Joblin, Sandra M. Lauer, Chris O'Neal, Barbara Schwartz, Pasquale Strippoli, C.B. Whyte
2004: Mickey Cohen, Vasco M DaSilva, John Parsegian, Maria DeFatima Pashby, Leslie Weingart Singer, John Venekamp, David L. Weiss
2003: John Burger, Andrea Daniels-Berger, Jacqueline M Fopiano, Robin Foxx, JIm Mahoney, Pamela Nichols, Wendy J. Sarasohn, Jessica Ushan
2002: Michael M. Beltrami, Camille Duvall Hero, Haidee Granger, Patrick Lilly, Alexander Peters, Wendy Singer Spotts, Juilliene Tyler, Miriam H. Weingarten
2001: Nancy Candib, John Caraccioli, Vasco M DaSilva, Joan Kaplan, Reba P. Miller, Frederick M. Reed, Nadine Robbins
2000: Vasco M DaSilva, Dean R. Feldman, Steven Reisman Moreno, Myrna Reisman Moreno, John Parsegian, Frederic M. Reed
1999: Susan Banas, Sharon E. Baum, Yang Chung, Sachiko T. Goodman, Robin Rothman, Amy Singer, Juilliene Tyler, Lorett Vigon
1998: Vasco M DaSilva, Alyx W Kilian, Donald S Kohlreiter, Maggie Ocampo, Gale Rundquist, Jennifer Shafer
1997: Susan H. Caldwell, Sylvia Camden, Susan Dougherty, Dean R. Feldman, Marian J Levitt, Jacqueline Sim
1996: Ruth S. Dann, Stephanie Lord DeLan, Marlene S. Hartstein, Bettina Hegel, Ilene Magidson, Elizabeth A Meyer, Gavriella Shimonov
1995: Edward Lee Cave, Bonnie Chajet, Sharon Mahar, Carol B. Miller, Suzanne Sealy
1994: Melodie Gary Kahr, Donald S Kohlreiter, Inez Wade, Diane Hardy Waller, C.B. Whyte
1993: Sharon E. Baum, Elizabeth Fishman, Judith Harrison, Kerry T. Martin, Christopher W. Poissant, III
1992: Pamela Booth, Joan S. Nelson, Glenn E. Schiller
1991: Michael M. Beltrami, Dexter A Guerrieri, Kenneth Malian, Gail Zgodny
1990: Ruth E. DeHann, Judith L. Harrison, Ronny Katz, H. Luchnick, George W Vanderploeg
1989: Ruth Dann, Millard Dixon III, Roseanne Gaulkin
1988: Cornelia A. Netter, Diane M Ramirez, Louise Cowper Wallace