Chicago—The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) public foundation, recently honored IREM faculty member Steven K. Easton, CPM, of St. Petersburg, FL, with its Lloyd D. Hanford Sr. Distinguished Faculty Award.
The Hanford award is presented periodically to a member of the IREM faculty who has shown extraordinary dedication to the educational process and the advancement of knowledge in the real estate management profession. It commemorates the direct contributions of Lloyd D. Hanford, Sr., a founder of the IREM real estate management education program.
Easton is the founder of Easton Realty, a full-service real estate company in St. Petersburg, Fla. He began his real estate career in single-family brokerage and has since been involved in managing multifamily housing, condominiums and retail centers. He currently specializes in commercial brokerage and management and also is involved in construction and building.