Carolyn Garners 2 Carat Diamond Circle Award from SMDRA!

Carolyn Erickson of NeXstep Real Estate Group Garners Prestigious Sales Production Award for 2021 from South Metro Denver REALTOR® Association

Realtor Group Holds Tenth Annual Diamond Circle Awards Celebration, April 29th at the Hyatt Regency DTC!

Centennial, Colo. – May 2, 2022 – Carolyn Erickson, a leading REALTOR® with NeXstep Real Estate Group of Denver, Colorado has been recognized by the South Metro Denver REALTOR® Association (SMDRA) with the 2021 Diamond Circle Club Award for Individual Residential Sales – Two Carat. SMDRA hosted its tenth annual Diamond Circle Awards at the Hyatt Regency DTC on Friday, April 29, 2022.

In order to become a Two Carat – Individual Member of the Diamond Circle Club, a REALTOR® must have produced between $7-$11,999,999 million in volume or completed between 30-39 transactions.

“We are pleased to present Carolyn with the Diamond Circle Club Membership for 2021,” said Barb Riley, 2022 Chairman of SMDRA.  “She has demonstrated a sincere dedication to the real estate industry during unprecedented times through dedication, perseverance, and selfless customer service, achieving success regardless of market conditions.  We are proud to have Carolyn as a member of our association.”

SMDRA is a non-profit trade association that provides real estate professionals with the resources they need to help them grow and prosper in the highly competitive real estate business.

A real estate agent is a REALTOR® when he or she is a member of the local, state, and National Association of Realtors, NAR, The Voice for Real Estate and the world’s largest professional association.  The term “REALTOR®” is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS®, subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics, and holds themselves to a higher standard of business from other licensed agents in the real estate industry. Only real estate licensees who are members of the REALTOR® Association are properly called REALTORS®.

Carolyn was raised in Illinois and has been a Colorado resident since 1982. Carolyn takes pride in providing outstanding real estate service to everyone she encounters including health care professionals relocating to the Denver Metro area. Along with the prestigious 2 Carat Diamond Circle Award by the South Metro Denver REALTOR(R) Association, Carolyn continually receives 5-star reviews on Rated Agent from her clients and has been awarded 5280 Magazine’s Five Star Professional Award for numerous consecutive years. Carolyn’s motto: “To influence the people in my life by utilizing my passion, integrity, wisdom and knowledge.”

Carolyn and her husband, Greg, live in Lone Tree.

Master of Ceremonies for the Diamond Circle Awards was Tracy Kasper, a veteran REALTOR® from Nampa, Idaho and the 2022 National Association of REALTORS® First Vice President. This event also featured a mobile platform Silent Auction with items donated by SMDRA members and local businesses, with proceeds going to benefit Brother’s Redevelopment.

For more information on real estate services from Carolyn Erickson, phone: 720-470-9069, or contact Carolyn via email at  For more information on SMDRA, visit