Hudson Valley, NY – The Hudson Valley Chapter of the New York State Commercial Association of REALTORS ® (NYSCAR) is proud to announce that their president, Jay Feinberg of Keller Williams Hudson Valley United, is 2017’s NYSCAR Realtor of the Year. The award was presented to Feinberg by 2016’s REALTOR ® of the Year recipient Robert Strell, at the NYSCAR Board of Governor’s meeting held at the Desmond Hotel in Albany, New York on February 4th 2018.

The award is given each year to recognize an outstanding active member of the New York State Commercial Association of REALTORS ®. Mr. Feinberg has held the position for the Hudson Valley Chapter of NYSCAR since 2013, sowing the seed of opportunity and leading the Chapter through tremendous growth.

Mr. Feinberg has worked tirelessly to “expand the brand” which has not only impacted the Hudson Valley Chapter, but increased recognition of NYSCAR statewide. In 2014 the Hudson Valley Dealmaker Awards were established to recognize H.V. Commercial Realtor achievements.   The Chapter’s annual 2 day Commercial Real Estate Conference, held in Fishkill, has seen record attendance, including many out of state brokers who make sure not to miss this event.

Mr. Feinberg, along with Jennifer Maher, has created a new “East of the Hudson River” meeting series. This was established to bring Westchester, Putnam, and other Northern NY Metro brokers into the NYSCAR brand. The Hudson Valley Chapter of NYSCAR currently coordinates bimonthly meetings, one on each side of the Hudson to promote NYSCAR to ALL Hudson Valley real estate professionals.

A graduate of RIT, Mr. Feinberg has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration Management. Prior to join Keller Williams Mr. Feinberg had owned Fine Commercial Properties. Having completed numerous commercial real estate courses, Mr. Feinberg is currently a candidate for the prestigious CCIM designation. Under his leadership the Hudson Valley Chapter of the New York State Commercial Association of REALTORS® has continued to grow and thrive.