Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the largest real estate brokerage in Northern California, announced today that Sue Daniels, a sales associate with its Tahoe City Cobblestone office, has been named Realtor of the Year for 2010 by the Tahoe Sierra Board of Realtors® (TSBOR).

Daniels received the honor on Thursday, December 2 at the TSBOR Installation of Officers and Directors Event at the Resort at Squaw Creek.  A lifelong North Lake Tahoe resident and Realtor for more than 20 years, Daniels has served on the TSBOR board of directors for six years, as president of the board in 2009, and is currently the president elect for the Tahoe Sierra Multiple Listing Service.

“Sue is immensely deserving of this special honor from her Realtor colleagues,” said Mike Lombardi, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Tahoe City.  “She embodies customer service excellence and professionalism, and gives wholly and with integrity to her clients, her community and our real estate industry.  She models the high standards that Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage and the Tahoe City Board of Realtors set.”

“It’s an honor to receive the TSBOR Realtor of the Year award,” said Daniels.  “Working with the association, I’m surrounded by some of the most prestigious and world renowned Realtors in the industry.  It’s a pleasure to be a member of such a distinguished group of professionals, and to be recognized by my peers for my contributions.”

Daniels is active in her community as well.  She serves on committees involved with property rights, infrastructure and future development plans of the Lake Tahoe Basin, as well as efforts to keep the Lake Tahoe community a safe, sustainable and beautiful place in which to live. She was recently re-elected to the North Tahoe Public Utilities District Board of Directors for a second four year term. She is also active with the California Association of Realtors, striving to protect sellers’ and buyers’ rights and obligations, such as point of sale mandates within a transaction, and promoting real estate agents’ rights and fair business practices.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Tahoe City-Cobblestone office is located at 475 North Lake Tahoe Blvd. and can be reached at 530.583.5581.  Daniels may be reached directly at 530.581.7772, or through her website at