Dean Saunders, ALC, CCIM Awarded Florida Land Realtor® of the Year 2013 by REALTORS® Land Institute Florida

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (LAKELAND, Florida – January 30, 2014) Dean Saunders, ALC, CCIM,  broker/owner of SVN | Saunders Real Estate (SVNSRE) in Lakeland, FL, has been presented with the Florida Land Realtor® of the Year 2013 award  by the REALTORS® Land Institute Florida (RLI), an affiliate organization of the National Association of REALTORS®. Members of RLI earn the prestigious Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation for the land real estate profession.

Annually, the RLI Florida Chapter recognizes one member statewide, whose work furthers the interest of fellow Institute members, the land real estate profession, and the community. Saunders has been active within the organization for years. Saunders served as the Florida RLI Chapter president for the 2003 – 2004 term.

“Dean has been a leader in the land industry.  His knowledge and professionalism have helped his company land multiple large deals over the past several years.  The Florida Realtor’s Land Institute is proud to have Dean as a dedicated member,” states Sage Andress, ALC, CCIM and President of REALTORS® Land Institute Florida (RLI).

Saunders continues to earn recognition for sales performance from a variety of national and regional real estate organizations. In addition, he has earned the #1 top sales rank in the SVN affiliate network multiple times.


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SVN | Saunders Real Estate is regarded as an authority on all types of Florida land, transacting over $1 billion in sales from 1996 through 2013. The Saunders team of land real estate professionals offers advisory and transactional services through its home office in Lakeland, FL and its network of SVN affiliate offices nationwide and worldwide.

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