Eight new Realtor members were inducted into the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Association of Realtors at its April orientation meeting.
Requirements for membership, in addition to a Florida real estate license, include membership in the national and state associations and completion of a local training program that includes professional standards and ethics, multiple listing service instruction, and orientation sessions at both the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation and City Hall.
The new members and their company affiliations are Lesley Chase, Blue Shell Realty; Kermit Harvey, Luxury Property Firm; Brett Margaron, John R. Wood, Island Real Estate; Lisa Murty, SanibelSusan Realty Associates; Leslie Nichols, Luxury Property Firm; Sue Plein, American Realty of Captiva; Jens Schulten, John Gee and Company; and Chris Tatman, Gulf to Bay Sotheby's.
Realtors are the only licensed real estate practitioners required to adhere to the Code of Ethics prescribed by the National Association of Realtors.
Pictured from left is Sue Plein, Leslie Nichols, Lesley Chase, Jens Schulten, Kermit Harvey, Brett Margaron, Chris Tatman and Lisa Murty.