Ray Rumer Has It!
Consult from my 23 years' Real Estate experience as Listing & Buyer Agent; special Commercial Assignments. And share what I've learned from building 5 of our own homes* in NJ & PA (and renovating 3 others in CT). NOTE: Our last home* sold recently 4X original sale price...Enviro-friendly: Passive solar (arc-of-winter-sun), aerobic septic with swale & berm, old shade, artesian well. We reclaimed a 1.5 acre lot with 625 tons native soil on the Continental Divide in Central Jersey.
Education & Training
Fairleigh Dickinson - MBA. Attended Alexander Hamilton Inst. Temple - BA. The Signal School - Fire Control 90 & 110 mm AA. Graduate thesis, "Cross-Modal Validation Triad Comparisons," FDU Press. Univ. of Medicine & Dentistry NJ - AHERA Inspctr & Mngmnt Accreditations. CT Real Estate License, 23 years.
Awards & Designations
President's Award '80, Rhone Poulenc Inc. Bronze, Silver, Gold; Wm Pitt Real Estate. Honor Society, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England. CT General Assembly Citation, 3/12/10; "For tireless efforts supporting The Masonic Charity Fdn, Masonicare, & Tribute Giving Program." Marketed and sold "Seat of Methodism in New England (FUMC)," May '14. Awarded CT Veterans Wartime Service Medal, 12 Dec 15.
Areas of Expertise
Member CT Ass'n Realtors (CTR), Mid-Fairfield Cnty Ass'n Realtors (MFCAR), & National Ass'n Realtors (NAR). CT Trust for Historic Preservation. Sold "The Frederick Belden House," 2015. Molycorp's "Rare-Earths Overview" editor, '67 to '69. "Rumor Has It" editor, Concord's "Lanthanide Elements," '92 & '93.
Norwalk CCA 501(c)3 Food/Furn/Gift-Giving/Fund Drives (now P2P). Am Heart Ass'n. Charter Mem Whittingham Cancer Walk '02. Community Chorale '97 to ? Charter Mem Maritime Ctr '88. Pine Island C, Norwalk's 350th 5/20/01. ARC Donor. Fairfield Cty Grange. The Tree Alliance. Rowayton Art Ctr. Norw Pres Trust. Rotary Int'l. CT NOFA.
American Chem Soc 35 yrs. Am Ceramic Soc 34 yrs. Rare-Earth Info Ctr '67-'93. Am Inst Chemists. Catalyst Society. ASM Int'l '90-'92. Electrochem Soc '90-'92. IFT '88-'90. U S Army. V F W. AF & AM, St Peter's Lodge # 21. Valley of Bridgeport, Scottish Rite. Shriners Int'l, Pyramid. USTA '86-'07. Charter Mem Coop Ministeries UMCN '90. Speaker, UMC NY/CT Conf '94-'99. 4-H Club, 11 thru 16. Tres Dias '92 Class. Two children, 7 grandchildren.
Communities I Serve
Connecticut Real Estate License, 1994 to present.