Christine Hansen, President-Elect

Fort Lauderdale Realtor® Is President-Elect of Florida’s Largest Professional Association

Christine Hansen, President-Elect

ORLANDO, Fla., February 2017 – Christine Hansen, broker-owner with Century 21 Hansen Realty in Fort Lauderdale, is the 2017 president-elect of Florida Realtors®, the state’s largest professional association with 165,000 members.

“Our state’s high quality of life and strong economy will continue to attract buyers from throughout the United States and around the world,” says Hansen, who specializes in residential brokerage.

"For sellers, a steady rise in Florida’s home values can create opportunities to start a new chapter in their lives as they pursue their big dreams."

— Christine Hansen, President-Elect

A leader in regional, state and national real estate associations, Hansen has been active with Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors® for more than two decades, serving on numerous committees and task forces. She has been a director of Florida Realtors and chaired or served on a variety of state committees. Hansen also has been a director of the National Association of Realtors® (NAR), participating in its strategic planning committee and other committees.

Hansen has been involved in numerous civic and charitable organizations, including fundraising efforts to help a Realtor® who was injured in the 2012 bombing at the Boston Marathon. In her community, she supports Easter Seals, Challenge Air, Silent Angels and Paws for Patriots, among other causes.

As president-elect for the state association, Hansen will focus on enhancing Florida Realtors’ services, support and advocacy programs for real estate professionals. “My goal is to cultivate inclusiveness and partnerships,” she says. “We want all Realtors, of all levels of experience, of all ages, of all backgrounds, representing all types of real estate practice, to unite to create a stronger profession, a stronger professional organization and a stronger marketplace.”

Florida Realtors® serves as the voice for real estate in Florida. It provides programs, services, continuing education, research and legislative representation to its 165,000 members in 55 boards/associations. Florida Realtors® Media Center website is available at http://media.floridarealtors.org.