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Realty Executives recently announced that Hattiesburg Realtor Jim Stroo has been selected as the "2015 Realtor of the Year."
The Hattiesburg Area Association of Realtors held their annual association luncheon on August 20, where they recognized and distinguished Stroo for his diligent hard work and service to the community.
For the past 23 years, Jim Stroo has been connecting hopeful homeowners with the homes of their dreams. As a lifelong resident of Hattiesburg, he received his MBA from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1987 and launched his real estate career in 1994. In 1999 he co-founded Realty Executives of Hattiesburg.
Jim keeps up with the latest trends in technology and continuing education in the fields of Agency, Ethics, Taxation, Property Investments, and Real Estate Law.
Trudy Bounds, Executive Director for the Hattiesburg Area Association, said, "Jim is very deserving of the REALTOR of the Year award because the award represents leadership, participation in local, state and national activities, business achievements and faithfulness to his profession. He not only leads the Board of Directors of the Hattiesburg Area Association of REALTORS, as 2015 President, but he leads his team of real estate agents as well. He has earned the respect of all who have worked with him."
Realty Executives has been serving the Pine Belt for 16 years.
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