Welcome to the summer 2017 edition of LORE magazine! We’re bringing you the amazing stories of the lives of real estate (LORE) professionals in an online publication.

In This Issue

Dave Colmar: A Friend Indeed

A friend of REAL Trends and Steve Murray for 30 years, Colmar shares his life with us.

30 Years of REAL Trends: YOU Make All the Difference …

While many, many brokerage leaders and executives have supported REAL Trends through its 30 years, we had the chance to speak with three of them to find out what Steve Murray and REAL Trends has meant to them personally and professionally through the years.

A Giving Heart: Luke Murphy is a True Warrior

Coming back from Iraq severely injured, a retired Army staff sergeant set his mind to get to work. Now, he’s working for other wounded warriors to help them build a better life.


Industry Leader: Marci Rossell is a Foodie with a Green Thumb

As the new chief economist of LeadingRE, Marci Rossell flexes her analytical side at work, but at home, it’s all about the gardening.


Saving the World: Jeff Johnson is Boosting the Foster System

Colorado real estate team The Johnson Team RE/MAX Real Estate Group goes above and beyond to support foster care agencies and other charitable organizations in its region.


Tech Leader: Max Diez is Rethinking Traditional Real Estate

Moving from a traditional brokerage to an online brokerage has given Maximillian Diez a new perspective on customer relationships.


Do you have a story to tell? If so, please email me at tvelt@realtrends.com.



Tracey Velt

Editor in Chief


Join Us!

Want to reach the best in the industry? Advertise with us!

For more information go to http://realtrends.com/advertising-spnsorships/advertising-media-kits

Or contacts Doniece Welch, dwelch@realtrends.com or 303-741-1000