Meet the CEO

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Zoritha Thompson
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Zoritha is the CEO/Broker of Goree and Thompson Real Estate, Inc. Zoritha has been in the real estate field for over 22 years, she is currently the President of the Sacramento Realtist Association and serves on the board of Directors of the California Association of Real Estate Brokers.

Zoritha is an Outstanding Life Member of the Sacramento Association of Realtors. “Master Club”, top 15% if all real estate professionals in Sacramento County. She is also featured as a Life Member of “Who’s Who in America”. She was named the 1999 “REALTIST of the Year” by the California Association of Real Estate Brokers.

As a member in good standing in Sacramento Realtist Association, California Association of Real Estate Brokers, National Association of Real Estate Brokers, Sacramento Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, Sacramento Home Loan Counseling Center, and the Multiple Listing Service, she has access to all marketing data compiled and circulated by these organizations.

Zoritha Thompson maintains and excellent working knowledge of Title and Escrow procedures, through continuing education and years of experience. She has been able to maintain a high level of knowledge in the field of finance, which is key in putting transactions together.

Zoritha has a very good reputation with other real estate professionals, which helps in getting properties sold. She is totally dedicated to her profession and isn’t afraid to go the “extra mile” to get the job done. In addition, she believes in being organized and is capable of meeting all deadlines for processing paperwork.

In her spare time, Zoritha can be seen riding around town on one of her Harley Davison Motorcycles!

SIGNIFICANT ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

President, Sacramento Realtist Association, 2012, 2013
President, “Young Realtist” Division, National Association of Real Estate Brokers
President, Sacramento Realtist Association, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2003, and 2004
3rd Vice President, California Association of Real Estate Brokers (CAREB) 1997-1998
2nd Vice President, California Association of Real Estate Brokers (CAREB) 1998-1999
Board of Directors, California Association of Real Estate Brokers (CAREB) 1999-2000
Board of Directors, Sacramento Realtist Association, 1999, 2000, 2002 and 2005
Board of Directors, Sacramento Home Loan Counseling Center 1997-1999
Board of Directors, National Association of Real Estate Brokers, Inc. 1998-1999

RECOGNITION AND AWARDS:

“Realtist of the Year, Sacramento Realtist Association, 2012
“Small Business of the Year” Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce 2011
“Realtist of the Year” California Association of Real Estate Brokers, Inc. 1999
“Entrepreneur of the Year” National Coalation of 100 Black Women, 2002
“Entrepreneur of the Year” Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce, 2003
“Master Club” Outstanding Life Member, Sacramento Association of Realtors, 1994-2012
“Broker of the Month” Broker/Agent Magazine, September 2004
“Hometown Hero” Sacramento Association of Realtors, March 2005
“Life Member” Who’s Who in America

PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS:

“SFR” Short Sales and Foreclosure resources Certification (NAR)
“Renovation Financing 101” 203K certification- Renovation Lending Institute
Certified “HAFA” Specialist
Certifed Default Services Professional-Candidate (CDSP)
Certified Distress Property Expert (CDPE)
“CREO” National REO Brokers Association (NRBA)
“DMS” Default Management Specialist
REO Specialist, National Association of Real Estate Brokers, Inc.
“RSS”, Residential Sales Specialist, National Association of Real Estate Brokers, Inc.
“CRB”, Certified Residential Broker, National Association of Realtors
“CRS”, Certified Sales Specialist, National Association of Realtors
“ABR” Accredited Buyers Representative, National Association of Realtors
“ABRM”, Accredited Buyers Representative Manager, National Association of Realtors
“REO Certification” Five Star Conference
“REO Boot Camp” National REO Brokers Association (NRBA)

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

National REO Brokers Association (NRBA)
National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB)
Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA)
National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP)
Open Door Institute-Platinum Member
Women in Default Services (WINDS)
National Association of Women REO Brokers (NAWRB)
Sacramento Realtist Association
Sacramento Association of Realtors
Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce
Sacramento Urban League
Ebony Ski & Racquet Club
Sacramento Black Golfers Association
National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)
Indivizible Group