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CAAR Celebrates New President, Officers and Directors for 2015 

Anita DunbarCAAR announces the installation of 2015 President Anita Dunbar during a breakfast ceremony on Thursday, January 8 at the Boar's Head Inn. Dunbar is a REALTOR® and associate broker at Montague Miller & Company.  

In addition to Dunbar's installation, the rest of the Directors and Officers were also installed. Click here to review a list of the 2015 Board of Directors. 

CAAR Recognizes 2014 Annual Award Recipients and Fourth Quarter Good Neighbor Award 

2014 Annual Award WinnersCAAR has announced the winner of its annual awards and fourth quarter Good Neighbor Award for 2014. The awards were presented on Thursday, January 8 at the Boar's Head Inn following the installation of the 2015 CAAR Board of Officers and Directors.

Congratulations to the following members on their honorable accolade. Pictured to the right (from right to left):

2014 President's Award - Michael Guthrie and Greg Slater
2014 Affiliate of the Year - Stanley Martin Homes; General Sales Manager Tom Weir
2014 Sales Associate of the Year - Lindsay Milby
2014 Rookie of the Year - Anne Burroughs
2014 REALTOR® of the Year - Kim Armstrong
Fourth Quarter Good Neighbor AwardIn addition to the awards ceremony, CAAR also announced Rachel Burns-Reynolds as the fourth quarter Good Neighbor Award recipient. The Good Neighbor Award program highlights its local REALTOR who dedicate significant time and interest to projects that make a lasting impact on our communities. 

Burns-Reynolds has dedicated 500 volunteer hours the past year and continuously offers assistance where there is a need to the Albemarle Housing Improvement Program (AHIP). A $250 donation was made to AHIP in Burns-Reynolds' name. For more information on AHIP, visit  

Pictured above (left to right): Rachel Burns-Reynolds, AHIP Director of Development & Marketing Ravi Respeto, and AHIP Executive Director Jennifer Jacobs.

About CAAR

The Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® serves more than 1,000 real estate professionals and affiliate members throughout the City of Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa and Nelson. Widely recognized as the leading voice for real estate in Central Virginia since 1925, CAAR members bring professionalism and high ethical standards to every business transaction. The Association advocates for the protection of private property rights and provides tools and technology for members to achieve expertise in serving the needs of customers and clients. The CAAR membership is committed to enriching the region’s neighborhoods by engaging in a variety of educational programs as well as community service events each year.

Our Vision is that REALTORS® add indispensable value to every real estate transaction.

Our Mission is to help REALTOR® members be more professional, ethical and profitable.