New York

Welcome to the New York State Women's Council of Realtors


Hello and welcome to the Women’s Council of REALTORS New York State Network, a community of ambitious and supportive women entrepreneurs and professionals in the real estate industry. We are delighted to have you join us in 2024, a year full of opportunities, challenges, and growth.

As a member of the Women’s Council of REALTORS, you will have access to a variety of benefits and resources, such as:

  • Leadership skills: You will be able to learn from and connect with inspiring women leaders who have achieved success in their fields. You will also have the chance to develop your own leadership potential through workshops, mentoring, and coaching programs.
  • Networking: You will be able to expand your network and build meaningful relationships with other like-minded women who share your vision and values. You will also have the opportunity to attend exclusive events, webinars, and socials where you can exchange ideas, insights, and referrals.
  • Education: You will be able to enhance your knowledge and skills through our online courses, podcasts, newsletters, and blogs. You will also have access to our library of books, articles, and videos on topics such as business, marketing, finance, and personal development.

Our mission is to be a network of successful REALTORS®, advancing women as business leaders in the industry and in the communities we serve. Our vision is to be the premier source and standard for the personal and professional development and inclusion of leaders in the industry, organized real estate and beyond.

We have five core goals that guide our actions and decisions:

  • Dynamic: We are a dynamic, accessible and diverse network, linking each member to the tools, training and support to develop their individual leadership potential and business goals.
  • Supportive: We identify, support and promote the development of strong business leaders in the industry, organized real estate and the broader community.
  • Influential: We provide an influential voice and perspective for women in real estate.
  • Valuable: We deliver high membership value and a welcoming, inclusive and collaborative environment in which members can achieve their personal and professional goals.
  • Efficient: We are an efficient, nimble organization with the structure and capacity to fulfill the Councils mission and vision with excellence.

We hope you are excited to be part of this amazing group of women who are committed to supporting each other and achieving their goals. We look forward to seeing you at our next state or local event and hearing your story. Thank you for choosing the Women’s Council of REALTORS as your partner in success. 


Patty Shaffer


Women's Council of REALTORS New York State Network





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