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Institute Auctioneers Inducted
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L-R: Rowell, Schrader, and Sheridan
Congratulations to three Institute auctioneer members Tommy Rowell, of Moultrie, GA, Rex Schrader, ALC, of Columbia City, IN, and Bill Sheridan of Mason, MI, who were inducted into the Auctioneer Hall of Fame. Rowell, Schrader, and Sheridan were recognized for their hard work, continued success, leadership, and commitment to the industry. The Hall of Fame was established in 1961 and only 146 auctioneers hold this honor.
2015 Institute National Vice President
Brandon Rogillio, ALC
The REALTORS® Land Institute is proud to announce that Brandon Rogillio, ALC, is the 2015 Institute National Vice President. Rogillio is the owner/broker of Rogillio Real Estate, LLC, in Baton Rouge, LA. Rogillio has held several Institute leadership roles including the Representative to the National Association of REALTORS® Commercial Committee, an active member of the Government Affairs Committee, and the 2011 Co-Chair of the National Land Conference. His experiences have allowed him to see firsthand the importance of the Institute's political voice in Washington.
Waters of the U.S. Call for Action
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) has released a proposed rule to revise the definition of the "Waters of the United States" (WOTUS) for all Clean Water Act (CWA) programs. The REALTORS® Land Institute is advocating for this proposal to be completely withdrawn and strongly encourages all Institute members and land professionals to submit a personalized letter giving your voice to why this proposed rule should be withdrawn. Read the template letter.
ALCs Earn $100,000 More
The results of a REALTORS® Land Institute survey in which 200 random land specialists participated indicated that the average Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) earned $373,925, which is approximately $100,000 more a year than the average earned by non-designee respondents. The largest ALC transaction in 2013 was $80 million and the largest ALC transaction reported to date in 2014 is $562 million. Many aspire to attain the ALC designation, an indication of the most accomplished, experienced, educated, and highest performing land professional across the country.
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