Congratulations to the recipients of RAHB awards!

Bonnie DowlingVolunteer of the Year – Bonnie Dowling

Bonnie is the Broker of Record of B. Dowling Real Estate Limited and has been active in the real estate profession for 29 years. Bonnie was President of RAHB in 1994 and has served on virtually every committee of the association and also served on the Ontario Real Estate Association Board of Directors. Bonnie has always been a strong advocate for positive change in the real estate profession and at RAHB, and she continues to be an active and valuable member of the association.


Award of Merit – Jamie EdwardsJamie Edwards and Ann Cosens

Jamie is Broker of Record of J.M. Edwards & Associates, Inc. and has been a member of the REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington for 37 years. Jamie was RAHB President in 1985 and has been a driving force on many real estate committees on the local, provincial, national and international levels. He is an instructor of the Leadership course offered by the Ontario Real Estate Association. Jamie continues his service to the real estate profession as well as his involvement in the Burlington Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club and United Way. Jamie’s high level of involvement in his profession and his community earned him RAHB’s Outstanding Community Service Award in 2009.


Honourary Life Award – Ann Cosens

Ann is the Broker of Record of Coldwell Banker Pinnacle Real Estate. She joined RAHB in 1984 and has served on over a dozen committees and task forces. Ann served on RAHB’s Board of Directors and was President in 2008. In 2009, Ann was elected to the CREA Board of Directors as a Director-at-Large and served on the CREA Federal Affairs Committee, chairing the Committee in 2011.