The Sarasota Association of Realtors® Commercial Investment Division has named Lori Hellstrom, 2013 Realtor® of the Year. The award is given each year to a member of the Commercial Investment Division who is in good standing, has demonstrated exceptional skill and ability in the practice of commercial-investment real estate throughout the past year and who is generally held in high regard by the membership.
Hellstrom is the Director of Leasing for Osprey Real Estate Services, representing the Landlord, Osprey S.A., ltd., in all lease transactions within their one million square foot office portfolio in Sarasota. Osprey S.A., ltd is a full service real estate company that owns, develops, manages and leases over 4.5 million square feet of commercial real estate throughout Florida, Michigan, and North Carolina.
Lori has been active in the Sarasota commercial real estate market for over 10 years. A graduate of the University Of South Florida College Of Business Administration, she holds the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation from the CCIM Institute, one of the most coveted and respected designations in the industry.
On being named Realtor® of the Year, Hellstrom said “working with the dedicated Board of Directors for the CID, and with the Osprey team on significant lease transactions in the market, a lot has been accomplished this year. I am grateful for all the opportunities of 2013 and honored to be awarded the Commercial Realtor® of the Year.”