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Do you know an outstanding REALTOR® who deserves to be recognized?

Dec 05, 2023

MREA is currently seeking applications for The Harry DeLeeuw Distinguished REALTOR® Award whose purpose is to recognize an active member who demonstrates outstanding leadership and dedication to the real estate industry through board/association involvement and community service. Nominees should exhibit the following qualities and meet the following criteria:

  • Dedication: Show broad involvement in community and industry.
  • Duration of Involvement: Involvement both in the real estate industry and with community support organizations.
  • Education: The acquisition and sharing of knowledge e.g., attending seminars, conferences.
  • Leadership: Demonstration of leadership roles involvement.
  • Participation: Contribution to committees and boards.
  • Professionalism: Project a positive, professional image of the real estate industry and display high standards of business ethics.
  • Public Relations: Show courtesy and willingness to cooperate with peers and the public.
  • Nominees must be members in good standing of The Manitoba Real Estate Association Inc.
  • Previous recipients of the award are ineligible for reconsideration for a period of five years from the year in which they were awarded. All applications shall be submitted to the MREA and reviewed by a panel appointed by the MREA.

Previous Award Winners Include:

  • 2009 Harry De Leeuw
  • 2010 Ruthe Penner
  • 2011 Sheldon Zamick
  • 2012 Lorne Weiss
  • 2013 Ralph Fyfe
  • 2014 Pat Werestiuk
  • 2015 Ray Brownlee
  • 2016 Eleanor McCallum & Roberta Weiss
  • 2017 Jeff Stern
  • 2018 Claude Davis
  • 2019 Deb Goodfellow & Tony Rinella
  • 2020 Cam Toews
  • 2021 Cliff King
  • 2022 Reg Black

Any member may nominate another member for this award. Recognition will arise out of respect for, involvement in, and selfless contribution to industry and the community. Nominate your industry peer today!

If you have any questions about the application process, contact Eli Lambert, Manager, Executive Office, by email at or by phone at 204.772.0405 or toll-free at 1.800.267.6019.