Biography for Neil Lyon Group
Neil Lyon has been one of the top producing brokers in Santa Fe every year for the past 15 years. A licensed real estate agent since 1975 and a licensed broker since 1979, Neil moved to Santa Fe in 1993 and was the managing broker of Sothebys International Realty until 2002, when he stepped down to devote 100% of his time and energy to working with sellers and buyers. Neil has been with Sothebys International Realty since 1984, with the exception of a 12-month period, when he was president and CEO of a 15 office real estate brokerage in Fairfield County, Connecticut. The sale of that company reunited Neil and Sothebys International Realty in 1991. Neil specializes in luxury homes and building sites in and around Santa Fe. Since January 2005 his productivity has been over $435,000,000 in closed sales volume. Neil was Santa Fes 2001 Realtor of the Year. He served as the President of the Real Estate Brokerage Managers Council in 1992 and Chairman of the Realtors National Marketing Institute in 1995. His professional designations include Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and Graduate, Realtors Institute (GRI). He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Real Estate Finance from the University of Oregon. Neil is married to Cindy and they have two children, Victoria and Jake.