Quick Takes

RECOGNIZED: Cedar One Realty in Wintersville has six Realtors who have reached more than $1 million in sales (an award of achievement) or $2.5 million in sales (an award of distinction) from July 1, 2017, through June 30, according to Ohio Realtor.

Earning awards of achievement were Dale Featheringham, Grant Bake and Cynthia Freshwater. Earning awards of distinction were Paulette Applegarth, Joe Luckino and Deborah Rodriguez.

SELECTED: Grant Bake of Cedar One Realty is a member of the 12-person leadership class selected by Ohio Realtor. The program focuses on developing strategies for developing goal setting, strong communication skills, successful business relationships and personal growth.

Bake said important issues facing the real estate industry today are quality service by agents in order to raise themselves above the competition in a saturated market and motivation. He believes agents should not sacrifice service for quantity.

He passed his broker examination on Nov. 21 and works out of Cedar One’s Carrollton office.