Joy Rasmussen, Broker/Owner of Colorado Group Realty Has Been Awarded the Certified Residential Specialist Designation

1420571919STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO — Joy Rasmussen, Broker/Owner of Colorado Group Realty in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, has been awarded the prestigious Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Designation by the Council of Residential Specialists, the largest not-for-profit affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS®.

REALTORS® who receive the CRS Designation have completed advanced professional training and demonstrated outstanding achievement in residential real estate. Only 37,000 REALTORS® nationwide have earned the credential, less than 3% of all licensed Realtors® Nationwide.

Home buyers and sellers can be assured that CRS Designees subscribe to the strict REALTOR® code of ethics, have been trained to use the latest tactics and technologies, and are specialists in helping clients maximize profits and minimize costs when buying or selling a home. 

Rasmussen has been a member of the Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors and National Association of Realtors® for the last 12 years. An avid outdoor and fitness enthusiast, she is also a leader in the Steamboat Triathlon Community, having founded the Steamboat Triathlon and Steamboat Lake Triathlon and currently heads up the Old Town Hot Springs youth triathlon program as their head coach. 

“I am honored to be a member of the CRS organization. CRS Represents REALTORS® who have been dedicated to their craft by numbers of transactions, overall dollar volume, years as a professional realtor and testing results. It’s another way of informing buyers and sellers that I’m committed to their best interests.”

Joy may be reached at the Colorado Group Realty offices downtown at 970-846-8678 or via email at

About Colorado Group Realty

Colorado Group Realty is the largest 100% locally owned real estate firm in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.  The company operates 3 offices in the area. Since 2006, the Colorado Group Realty Charitable Foundation was has given over $100,000 to non-profit organizations in the Yampa Valley. Their international affiliated networks include Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, Luxury Portfolio International and Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate.