DBAAR Awards

Each year, DBAAR's Recognition Committee honors members for their service to and participation in our association, as well as service to our communities and charitable organizations. Nominating one of your fellow REALTORS or Business Partners is easy - just click on the name of the award to open the application. Unless otherwise noted, awards are based on the year of qualification - October 1, 2016 - September 30, 2017 and deadline for applications is October 31, 2017.

Realtor of the Year Award   REALTOR® of the Year
Awarded for REALTOR® faithfulness to principles of organized real estate, laws and regulations of applicants’ local association and to the Code of Ethics; efforts to encourage good real estate practices among other real estate brokers; Civic Affairs Activity; Local Association Activity; and Business Accomplishments. State and National Association Activity considered, but not essential. List of Past ROY Award Winners
Award Winner receives reimbursement of up to $1,000 to attend the annual convention of the Florida Association of REALTORS®.
Business Partner of the Year   Business Partner of the Year
Open to any Business Partner who has performed outstanding service to our Association for the year.
Honorary Life Member   Honorary Life Member
Presented to an individual who has so distinguished him/her self through outstanding service as an association leader, to have left an indelible mark on the future of the association. Nomination must include list of accomplishments and contributions and record of service to association.
Community Service Award   Community Service Award
Presented to the member who has made significant contributions to the local community through volunteer work, local involvement in business and community organizations, and in the areas of revitalization, historical preservation and/or improvement which benefits the community as a whole.
*May be awarded to a REALTOR® member and/or a Business Partner
Special Merit Award   Special Merit Award
Presented to REALTOR® members for their outstanding participation and achievements with the Association and other related real estate activities.
Rising Star Award   Rising Star Award
Presented to a REALTOR® who has joined the association within the three years prior to the end of the award period, and meets the following qualifications:
Is a member of the Honor Society
Is an RPAC contributor
Is an active participant in one committee of the association
Attends one association General Membership meeting.
Award Winner receives reimbursement of up to $1,000 to attend a meeting of the Florida Association of
REALTORS® and/or the National Association of REALTORS®.
    Outstanding Customer Service Award
Presented to a member who has distinguished him/her self by providing outstanding service to his / her customers.
    DBAAR Honor Society
Presented to REALTOR® members for their attendance at meetings and events, participation in association activities, education, professional development, and civic affairs. One hundred (100) points per year are needed to qualify and maintain membership in the REALTOR® Honor Society. Points are based on activities for the calendar year.
Deadline for submitting application is January 15, 2016.