Coldwell Banker Resort Realty Distinguished Among National Peers

March 8, 2019

Coldwell Banker Resort Realty named Number One Company.

Skip Faust – Coldwell Banker Number One Agent in Delaware – 23rd Year.  

Coldwell Banker Resort Realty once again receives corporate accolades from Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC with the announcement of their International Awards.  Recognized as one of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC’s longest franchisee’s, Coldwell Banker Resort Realty first affiliated with the Coldwell Banker brand in 1983.

Todd Keffer, Brand Ambassador for the Coldwell Banker Mid Atlantic Region presented Kathy Newcomb with a special glass pillar, memorializing the 35 year designation as a Coldwell Banker franchise location.  Coldwell Banker Resort Realty was named number one company in Closed Adjusted Gross Commission Income for 2017 for the State of Delaware for the Coldwell Banker franchise system. Skip Faust has been named number one agent for his 23rd year.

“Coldwell Banker Resort Realty exemplifies the standards of excellence for which Coldwell Banker affiliate offices are known,” said Todd Keffer, Mid Atlantic Brand Ambassador, for Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC.  “It is an honor to recognize Coldwell Banker Resort Realty.”

Faust has been a licensed realtor since 1986. He is a “Beebe Baby”, an alumnus of Cape Henlopen High School and University of Delaware, and is proud to call Lewes home. Over the years he has been actively involved as a coach, board member and mentor of Lewes Little League.

“Our clients look to us for results, and the leadership at Coldwell Banker Resort Realty makes it possible to provide the best service to our clients, exceed expectations and achieve results. It’s a client focused team effort,” says Faust.

For their 2018 production, Skip Faust was recognized with the Coldwell Banker International President’s Premier designation, distinguishing him among the top 3% of agents worldwide. Rick Bennett and Lee Johnson were recognized with the Coldwell Banker International President’s Elite designation, distinguishing them within the top 5% of all Coldwell Banker sales associates worldwide. Bennett has been licensed in Delaware since 1995 and serves as the Broker and Manager of the Seaford Branch office. Johnson has been in sales since 1998, earned his real estate license in 2001 and his Associate Broker’s license in 2006.

Receiving the International President’s Circle designation for their achievements in 2018 were Lori Milton, Nitan Soni and Dana Byrd distinguishing them among the top 10% of all Coldwell Banker agents worldwide. Dana Byrd and Lori Milton are agents in the Milford Branch working both the Kent and Sussex County real estate markets. Nitan Soni works from the Rehoboth Branch and has focused on the Milton and Lewes area, specifically in new construction, currently representing Lane Builders in the new community The Vines of Sandhill.

Receiving the International Diamond Society Designation for their achievements in 2018 were Joanne Milton, Julie Gritton and Jeff Kemp. This places them among the top 15% of all sales associates worldwide. Julie is currently the Lewes branch manager and leads the Julie Gritton Team. Joanne Milton returned to the Milford branch as manager and has led the company in record setting branch sales growth. Jeff Kemp has achieved success in a short time by working hard and diversifying his listings through Smyrna, Bridgeville, Seaford, Millsboro and Georgetown.

Receiving the International Sterling Society designation, placing them in the top 25% of all sales associates worldwide for their achievements in 2018, were Beth Dorman, Dawn Loeffler, Debra Hartney, Dennis Barnes, Aimee Debenedictis, Melissa Rudy, Ruth Sivils and Nancyann Price. Achieving this level of international recognition takes a full time commitment to their clients and a passion for real estate.

All agents recognized are members of the National Association of Realtors, Delaware Association of Realtors and the Sussex County Association of Realtors. Johnson, Bennett, Kemp and Price may be reached at the Seaford branch by calling 302-629-5575. Faust, Soni, Barnes, Dorman, Rudy and DeBenedictis may be reached at the Rehoboth branch by calling 302-227-5000. Byrd, Milton, Milton, Loeffler and Hartney may be reached at the Milford Branch by calling 302-422-8200.  Gritton and Sivils may be reached at the Lewes Branch by calling 302-645-2881.

“It is an honor to receive such recognition. I am proud of the accomplishments of our highly trained professionals in Rehoboth, Lewes, Seaford and Milford, “said Bruce Plummer, Broker and Chief Operating Officer.

Coldwell Banker has been dedicated to the love of people and home since 1906. Currently there are over 92,000 associates worldwide in 3000 offices within 47 countries.  Google analytics sites Coldwell Banker as the #1 most visited real estate brand online with over 69.9 million visits to in 2018. Coldwell Banker is a leader in the luxury market with 28,700 one million dollar plus home transactions and averages one hundred and forty eight million dollars in luxury home sales a day.

Coldwell Banker Resort Realty is located at 20184 Coastal Highway, Rehoboth Beach, 22350 Sussex Highway, Seaford, 800 Kings Highway, Lewes, 711 North DuPont Boulevard, Milford and may be reached by calling 302-227-5000, 302-629-5575, 302-645-2881 or 422-8200.


**Number one ranking is among Coldwell Banker affiliate companies only and does not include NRT LLC.