John GiffenBenchmark Realty, LLC Tennessee December 2019
John Giffen is an exemplary figure within real estate and has become an award-winning real estate broker, manager, agent, author, and real estate educator. He is a Tennessee Real Estate Commission-approved course provider and instructor. His contributions to the industry include several continuing education courses on real estate contracts, agency, licensing issues, buyer representation, property marketing, real estate ethics, transaction behavior, and real estate business development. He works with Tennessee REALTORS® and other real estate providers in developing coursework for license renewals.
Going Above and Beyond
His book “Do You Have a Minute? An Award-Winning Real Estate Managing Broker Reveals Keys for Industry Success” was recently released in paperback and audio format. He also writes a bi-monthly column for Inman News, the leading source for real estate news and information, where he explores various industry topics impacting REALTORS® and managing brokers. You can read his column at Inman.com.
John consults with two of the largest distance education providers in the country, assisting them with curriculum design and development. He has authored the Tennessee REALTORS® Residential, Commercial, and Principal Broker Core courses required for license renewal in Tennessee. In 2014, John was named “REALTOR® of the Year” by the Williamson County Association of REALTORS®. He is a multimillion-dollar REALTOR® and has earned numerous awards and accolades for his sales production over the years, including “Rookie of the Year” by his first real estate brokerage.
Recent Innovators in Real Estate Winners
The below are people in the real estate industry who have been recognized as Innovators in Real Estate. Nominate a future title-holder here.
Helen HeColdwell Banker California
Helen He has been a California real estate agent since 2005. Since then she has always put the customer first and believes in honesty and integrity.
Helen is proud to be named one of America's Top 100 Real Estate Agents® for California - Silicon Valley in 2020.
David Saint GermainMetroHomesMarket.com Minnesota
Whether it’s buying or selling real estate, David has a keen understanding of the real estate marketplace, state-of-the-art search technology, astute negotiation skills, knowledge of consumer behavior, and the ability to execute innovative marketing ideas that work.
Marsha StrangeTop Tier Realty Albuquerque, NM
Marsha Strange has been in real estate for 18 years. She has recently been acknowledged for her exceptional talents and achievements, ranking her among the Top 1% of Real Estate Agents and Brokers throughout the nation and earning her selection to America’s Top 100 Real Estate Agents®.