2018 YPN 40 UNDER 40 INDIVIDUAL APPLICATION
Thank you for applying for the Young Professionals Network (YPN) 40 Under 40 Award. This award represents REALTORS® under the age of 40 (prior to Jan. 1, 2018) who are successful, demonstrate leadership, community involvement, and professionalism. These individuals abide by the Code of Ethics, and are committed to raising the bar in real estate.
In completing the application, please be thorough and detailed as possible. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Most importantly, please be honest.
INDIVIDUAL APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
• Thirty five (35) individual awards will be given.
• Individual must meet the age requirement (under the age of 40 before Jan. 1, 2018).
• Transactions must be in YOUR name only.
• If you are a member of a TEAM submitting an application, you CANNOT submit an application for an individual award.
• You MUST be a member of; (1) The National Association of REALTORS®, (2) The Arizona Association of REALTORS®, AND (3) a local REALTOR® association within the Phoenix metro area.
• You MUST have an active license with the Arizona Department of Real Estate.
• You MUST be doing business in either Residential or Commercial Real Estate (i.e., real estate sales).
• Property Management submissions must include the number of units managed and gross rent collected in 2017.
• Date of Birth: You must be under the age of 40 prior to Jan. 1, 2018.
• Applications submitted and accepted by APPLICANT only.
• Incomplete applications will not be accepted—must be final at the time of submission.
GRADING SCALE & SCORING
Selection of finalists is based on four (4) key factors:
• Business Success: 1 point for every transaction, 100 point max.
• Community Involvement: 10 point max based on level and time of commitment.
• Leadership & Awards/Recognition: 10 point max based purely on committee or group involvement and company awards.
• Sales volume: While this is not a sales award, the number of sold transactions is an important factor that is considered.
• Friday, Nov. 17, 2017: Social Media
• Friday, Feb. 9: Application Deadline
• Wednesday, Feb. 14: 40 Under 40 Winners Announced
• Thursday, March 8: YPN 40 Under 40 Event
INDIVIDUAL APPLICANT CONTACT INFORMATION
All sections must be completed.
1. Full Name
2. Company Name
(THE NAME YOU PROVIDE WILL BE WRITTEN AS IS ON THE 40 UNDER 40 TROPHY)
4. Phone Number
5. Date of Birth (must be under the age of 40 prior to Jan. 1, 2018).
6. Name of Local Board/Association
7. Active RE License Number (ADRE)
8. What sets you apart from others in the business or how would you best describe the secret to your success?
9. What have been your greatest challenges?
10. Please describe any community involvement that you have participated in during the calendar year of 2017.
11. Please provide documentation signed by the organization/s that have benefited from your involvement. (One (1) required, but no more than three (3) please).
12. What is your involvement on local, state, or national REALTOR® association organizations during the calendar year of 2017?
13. How aware are you of and understand what The REALTORS® of Arizona Political Action Committee (RAPAC) means to our industry?
14. Are you a RAPAC investor?
15. At what level are you a RAPAC investor?
$0 - $30
$50 - $500
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
16. What awards or company recognitions did you receive during the calendar year of 2017?
17. Why do you believe you deserve to be awarded the YPN 40 Under 40?
18. What does being a YPN 40 Under 40 recipient mean to you?
19. Total Number of INDIVIDUAL Transactions from Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2017.
20. Total Dollar Volume of INDIVIDUAL transactions from Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2017.
21. Please attached a PDF document of your INDIVIDUAL transactions as reported in ARMLS for only the calendar year of 2017. This document MUST be signed by your Broker.
PHOTO & AVAILABILITY
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22. Please attach a recent photograph with your application. (High resolution, PDF or JPG only).
23. The YPN 40 Under 40 event is Thursday, March 8:
YES, I can attend
NO, I cannot attend
Please nominate a fellow REALTOR® who you believe is deserving of being a 40 Under 40 award recipient. Feel free to nominate more than one person.
I certify that all the information in my application is accurate and true.
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