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Taunee English, Broker Owner of Beverly Hills Brokerage Lions Realty Group, Named 2019 Realtor of the Year!

by Taunee English 01/06/2020

BEVERLY HILLS/GREATER LOS ANGELES ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® announced that Taunee English, principal broker owner of Beverly Hills-Based Lions Realty Group, has been named its 2019 REALTOR® OF THE YEAR!

- Article written by Beverly Hills Courier

English, a U.S. Navy Veteran who heads up this Certified Veteran-Owned boutique Beverly hills brokerage that handles both residential and commercial real estate, is passionate about entrepreneurship and professional development in the same way that she is devoted to her country. She was also recently awarded the 2019 Los Angeles Real Estate Agency Award! She serves as Chair of the Professional Development Committee at Beverly Hills Greater Los Angeles Association of Realtors, and is a State Director of the California Association of Realtors for over 4 years. English is a staunch supporter of Women In Leadership, and is a 2020 President-Elect of the Metro LA/Beverly Hills Women's Council of Realtors.


She is passionate about and very active in educating agents on both the local and state level, believing that the more educated the Realtor, the better service they provide to the communities that they serve. She created The National Associates of Realtors-Approved Program, "The Real Estate Court - The People's Court for Agents" as an entertaining way for Realtors to meet NAR's Bi-Annual Code of Ethics Requirements.


English hosts free financial literacy workshops for Veterans and Women entrepreneurs. She believes that real estate is the foundation of wealth and educates accordingly.


She is an active and consistent supporter of Girl's Inc., Saving the Innocence, Bunker Labs for Veterans, New Directions for Veterans, and Single Moms Planet. She has a heart for those with autism, and has served as the Treasurer for Autism Speaks, and has organized fundraiser events for the LAPD's Autism Support Group.


The Beverly Hills/Greater L.A. Association of Realtors represents over 11,000 realtors and affiliate members, and provides a wide array of benefits and services designed to assist members in pursuing the real estate profession with fairness, integrity, and competence. In addition, the BH/GLAAR provides legislative advocacy to ensure a favorable climate for the real estate industry.

About the Author

Taunee English

Taunee English is both a Principal Real Estate Broker and a Business Broker of Lions Realty Group Dba Business Caretaker Inc

She is a third-year award winning Real Estate Broker experienced in Trust and Probate transactions. Taunee is deeply passionate about helping families after a loved one has passed away because she had personally experienced the unexpected challenges of settling both Probate and Trust estates for her family. 

Besides representing families as their Realtor, Taunee also has acted in the capacity of Personal Representative/ Administrator and Successor Trustee of Probate and Trust Estates for both family members and clients due to her 20+ years of experience in real estate, accounting, business management and trust administration. She was an Enrolled Agent certified by the Internal Revenue Service as a Tax Specialist and ran a CPA firm for six years before starting Business Caretaker Inc., with a Real Estate Division - “Lions Realty Group” and Business Brokering and Management Division - “The Business Caretaker”.

Taunee proudly served our country and is an U.S. Naval Veteran.

As devoted as she is to our country, she is AS devoted to the IMPORTANCE of EDUCATION and has over eight Real Estate Designations which includes: Certified Probate Real Estate Specialist, Seniors Real Estate Specialist, Certified Negotiation Expert and National Commercial Real Estate Advisor designation. She provides monthly real estate educational classes as Chair of Professional Development Committee at Beverly Hills/ Greater Los Angeles Association of Realtors®. At the state level, Taunee is a State Director of California Association of Realtors® and serves on the committees: Taxation and Government Finance, Investment Housing, Education and Communications Advisory Committee.

A side note, Taunee is a avid fan of Shark Tank which has earned her three social media titles of #1 Fan of Barbara Corcoran ,#1 Fan of Marc Cuban and Shark Tank Social Media Guru.