* Chapel Valley Landscape Co. of Woodbine recently won...

INDUSTRY WATCH

February 20, 1994

* Chapel Valley Landscape Co. of Woodbine recently won eight awards for commercial and residential landscaping from three professional organizations.The firm won the Professional Grounds Management Society's grand award for Tyson International Plaza in Vienna, Va., and honor awards for Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore and Post Forest Apartments in Fairfax, Va.The Associated Landscape Contractors of America awarded Chapel Valley merit awards for residential work in Bethesda and landscape management at Johns Hopkins, and a home in Washington. The National Landscape Association presented the company with a superior award for installation at the Carr residence in Bethesda and a merit award for maintenance at a Washington home.

* The Greater Washington-Baltimore Coldwell Banker Residential Affiliates Broker's Council named Gary Kaukonen of Coldwell Banker Home Realty Professionals in Anne Arundel County president of its executive board for 1994. Other new officers are Michael Guthrie of Coldwell Banker Stevens, vice president/treasurer, and Patrick Kane of Coldwell Banker Grempler, secretary.

* Long & Foster Realtors Inc. has opened an office at 2 Francis St. in the historic district of Annapolis. Lynn Greber is manager of the new office -- the company's seventh in Anne Arundel County.

* Long & Foster Realtors Inc. said Sara Lou Cardwell of its Bethesda/Hampden Square office has received the Certified Residential Specialist designation from the Residential Sales Council of the Realtors National Marketing Institute, an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors.

* RE/MAX Advantage Realty of Columbia said Joan Tully has been named among the top real estate professionals in the country by Unique Homes, a national magazine of luxury real estate. Ms. Tully will be included in the magazine's fourth annual Elite Edition.

ON THE MOVE

* Lexes Realty Group, a Towson-based firm specializing in new home sales, named Craig E. Hyatt sales manager of Oakwood Village, a Randallstown community being built by Foster Communities.

* Long & Foster Realtors reported Millie Lloyd, a sales agent specializing in residential property in Howard and Baltimore counties, has transferred to its Ellicott City office from Randallstown.

* Questar Group of Companies appointed Thaddeus J. Pocorak executive vice president of Questar Homes and Questar Builders, where he will direct the company's expansion of its homebuilding and development activities in Baltimore and Harford counties.

* Strategy IV Real Estate, a residential and commercial brokerage in the Fullerton/Parkville area, said Eduardo DeLara has joined the firm as a sales associate.

CALENDAR

* Wednesday-Thursday: The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors will hold

a phone-a-thon to benefit Action for the Homeless at Hunt Valley Mall in Cockeysville. About 250 board members will solicit pledges from fellow agents using telephones donated by Cellular One. Shoppers will be able to purchase raffle tickets for hourly prize drawings. To make donations or volunteer, call 462-2500.

* Wednesday: The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors will present "Fire Retardant Plywood: What the Real Estate Professional Should Know" from 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. at 1501 W. Mount Royal Ave. The fee is $35 for members and $70 for nonmembers.

* March 1: The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors is offering the course "The New Seller Property Disclosure Law & Other Real Estate Disclosures" from 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at 6501 N. Charles St. A continental breakfast will be served. Admission is $40 for members and $75 for nonmembers.

* March 3: The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors will present "Underground Storage Tanks: Applications, Definitions and Compliance" from 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at 1501 W. Mount Royal Ave. The cost is $35 for members, $70 for nonmembers.

* March 10: The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors will present the course "Professional Standards: Understanding New Ethical Codes in Real Estate" from 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. The fee is $35 for members and $60 for nonmembers. Those registering before Thursday save $5.

* March 12: The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors will offer the courses "Buyer Representation: Part I and Part II" from 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. at 1501 W. Mount Royal Ave. Admission for each part is $35 for members and $70 for nonmembers. Those registering before Feb. 28 save $5.

* March 15: Randall M. Griffin, president of Constellation realty, will speak at The Hopkins Forum. It includes breakfast and will take place from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the Berman Auditorium at Charles and Saratoga streets. The fee is $20.

* March 18: The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors presents "Contract Addenda: What Forms to Use" from 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at 1501 W. Mount Royal Ave. The fee is $35 for members and $70 for nonmembers. Those registering before Feb. 28 save $5.

* April 26-June 6: The Goucher College Center for Continuing Studies will hold a "Community Development and Planning" course from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The fee is $310. Information: 337-6200.

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