About

Jim was voted one of the Top 50 Realtors on the Rise in the Nation in 2008 by the editors of Real Estate magazine. Judging was based on - incorporating todays best sales and marketing practices, customer service, technology skills, business savvy and negotiation prowess - according to the magazines editors. He was named a Five Star Realtor by Cincinnati Magazine. This honor is so special because the Five Star Real Estate agents were chosen by recent Home Buyers, Mortgage Lenders and Title Companies who were asked to submit an evaluation to identify exceptional real estate agents in the Cincinnati Area. He is in the top 1 percent of all agents in the Cincinnati Board of Realtors in sales volume and is a recipient of the Circle of Excellence Award every year. He holds the following designations and certifications - CRS - Certified Residential Specialist, CNE - Certified Negotiation Expert, GRI - Graduate Realtors Institute, CLHMS - Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, CLMS - Certified Home Marketing Specialist, e-PRO - Technology designation by the National Association of Realtors, SRS - Seller Representative Specialist, RFC - Residential Finance Consultant, CNHS - Certified New Home Specialist, RCC - Residential Construction Certified, PSA - Pricing Strategy Advisor and ASP - Accredited Staging Professional. He was trained in Historic Homes by - National Trust for Historic Preservation and in Luxury Homes by The Institute of Luxury Home Marketing and was a Previews Luxury agent with Coldwell Banker. Jim specializes in being a sellers agent (listing, marketing and selling) homes. He manages a team with an agent specializing in working with buyers agents. Awards Five Star Professional Real Estate Agent - Cincy Magazine - Every Year Voted one of the Top 50 Realtors on the Rise in the nation by the editors of Real Estate magazine FiveStarRealEstateAgents.com Ohio Assn of REALTORS® - Award of Distinction Cincinnati Board of REALTORS® - Circle of Excellence Every Year Huff Realty - Chairman’s Club 2009 - Top 10 Agents in all of Huff Realty (about 700) Huff Realty - Office Leader 2009, 2010- Western Hills Office Sold more consumer owned homes and condos than 99% of agents in the Cincinnati Board of REALTORS® by Volume Background Full-Time Licensed (Ohio) Residential Specialist CRS - Certified Residential Specialist GRI - Graduate Realtors Institute CNE - Certified Negotiation Expert CLHMS - Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist CHMS - Certified Home Marketing Specialist Trained in Historic Homes by the National Trust for Historic Preservation ASP - Accredited Staging Professional e-PRO - Designation by the National Association of Realtors® SRS - Seller Representative Specialist PSA - Pricing Strategy Advisor RFC - Residential Finance Consultant SFR - Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource Member of The Institute of Luxury Home Marketing CNHS - Certified New Home Specialist RCC - Residential Construction Certified Previews Luxury Agent - Coldwell Banker (past)