All submissions are made through a secured, third-party software platform. The links below will direct you to that platform. All data and information that is submitted remains confidential, and is only viewed by CREBA staff and/or committee members that have signed a confidentiality agreement.
Representatives from Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP monitor the process to ensure fairness and confidentiality.
For the first step in the awards process, you will want to read and review the rules for each category. Below you will find links to each category’s page. Each page will provide you with the rules for the category as well as an example submission where relevant.
Broker of the Year nominees must meet minimum qualifications for Multi-Million Dollar Leasing Club and/or Multi-Million Dollar Sales Club. Candidates will be selected based on their overall production during 2018 and prior years, along with their display of leadership qualities within their respective firms, active involvement in community service, and overall participation in the commercial real estate industry.
This award recognizes sustained excellence in brokerage. Recipients of the Broker of the Year will be selected based on their overall production during the current year and prior years, along with their display of leadership qualities within their respective firms, and overall participation in the commercial real estate industry.
This award recognizes industry leadership and management and will be given to an individual active today in a high-level leadership position at any firm related to commercial real estate (This could include leaders at a brokerage house an architectural firm, construction firm, financier, owner, etc.) It will recognize a leader who is kind, compassionate, visionary and smart. A TRUE LEADER who puts the good of all his or her colleagues first and is a confidant and great friend to the business community – all the things that Joe tried to accomplish in his leadership roles.
Recipient of the Rising Star Award shall be selected based upon their contributions to the industry, their customers and their firms. To qualify, a candidate must be 35 years old or younger.
Here is your opportunity to recognize your firm as the best in the industry. All nominating firms must have at least one member of the firm registered as a member of the Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Association of Greater Washington, DC (CREBA) in good standing. You may also nominate your favorite firm in these categories. The categories are: Developer, Construction Contractor, Law Firm, Flexible Office Space Provider, Architecture Firm, Furniture Vendor, Moving Company and Project of the Year.
Once you have reviewed the rules and you are ready to begin, download the MS Excel Sample Spreadsheet for the categories below and fill in applicable information. Submit your completed spreadsheet and provide your totals here.
MS Excel Leasing & Retail Submission Spreadsheet (updated 11.20.18)
MS Excel Sales & Finance Submission Spreadsheet (updated 11.20.18)
Below you will find links to the awards submission pages for the following awards.
Now that you have submitted your application(s), do not forget to register for the CREBA 2018 Awards Dinner to be held on Monday, April 1, 2019 at The Ritz Carlton, 1150 22nd Street Street, NW in Washington, DC.
Join and network with other luminaries of the Commercial Broker world as we celebrate the accomplishments of the best of the best. Before March 22, tickets are $275 per person and $2,75000 for a table of 10. Purchase tickets online today!
Attended by more than 500 of the best in our industry, the Awards Dinner has long been known as CREBA’s premier annual event.