PIQUA - Laura Bates was recently awarded the 2014 REALTOR® Of The Year by the Midwestern Ohio Association of REALTORS®. Laura is a REALTOR® with McVety Realty in Piqua. This award is given to the REALTOR® who best exemplifies outstanding contributions to the REALTOR® association, the real estate industry and their community.
Laura has been a REALTOR® since 2003. She is the 2014 President of the Midwestern Ohio Association of REALTORS® (MOAR) and serves on various committees for MOAR and the Ohio Association of REALTORS®. She is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and a member of the Real Estate Buyers Agency Council (REBAC).
Ms. Bates is very active in her community. Her many activities involve the Piqua Arts Council, Downtown Riverfront District Redevelopment consultant, Friends of the Piqua Public Library and Piqua Housing Council to name a few. She is a member of the St. Mary Catholic Church and has served as a volunteer for the church. She has also been involved with the Lehman Catholic High School Alumni Association.
The Midwestern Ohio Association of REALTORS® represents 452 REALTOR® members and 31 Affiliate companies in Miami, Champaign, Logan, Shelby, Auglaize and Mercer counties.