Carolyn is a real estate broker licensed in Virginia and a residential specialist since 1978. Recognized by the Richmond Association of REALTORS as a distinguished achiever of multi-million dollar productions since 1990 as well as the National Association of REALTORS and Richmond Association of REALTORS Life-Time Honor Awards, she brings extensive knowledge, experience, professional ethics and insight to each real estate transaction. Prior to Carolyn joining Long and Foster in 2010, she was the principal broker and owner of Park Place Properties for seventeen years. As a native of Richmond, Carolyn knows the neighborhoods and the lifestyles of the communities. She enjoys welcoming people to Richmond, mapping out their dreams and bringing their dreams to reality. Carolyn states "Service is the word I live by... It's about people, relationships, knowledge, experience and professional service."

Carolyn Robinson
Certified Referral and Relocation Specialist

Personal Data
A native of Richmond, Virginia
Married over 35 years to husband, Jim; one daughter

National Association of REALTORS®Professional Designations
ABR -Accredited Buyer Representative
ABRM -Accredited Buyer Representative Manager
C-CREC -Consumer-Certified Real Estate Consultant
CRS - Counsel of Residential Specialists
CRB - Counsel of Real Estate Brokerage Managers
CRRS - Certified Referral and Relocation Specialist
CSA - Certified Site Agent
GRI - Graduate of Realtors Institute
LTG - Leadership Training Graduate Designee
One America - Certified Diversification Specialist

Professional Qualifications and Education
  • Contiguous Distinguished Achiever Multi-Million Dollar Sales Awards
  • Virginia Real Estate Brokerage License
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Sociology from Virginia Commonwealth University
  • School of Nursing Bachelor Program from Emory University
  • Active member of the National, Virginia, and Richmond Association of REALTORS
  • Active member of the REALTORS National Marketing Institute
  • Active member of the Women's Council of REALTORS
  • Active member of the National Association of Women Business Owners
  • Active member of the Realtors Broker's Managers Council
  • Active member of the Sales and Marketing council
  • Active member of the Richmond Home Builders Association

Real Estate Business Experience
January 2010 to Present
Long & Foster, Associate Broker

December 1994 to January 2010
Park Place Properties, Inc., Broker/Owner

December 1987 to December 1994
The Prudential James River, Associate Broker/Manager

February 1978 to December 1987
Joe Lange & Associates, Sales Associate

Business Achievements
  • Omega Tau Rho Fraternity of the National Association of REALTORS Life-Time Honor Award
  • Richmond Association of REALTORS Distinguished Achiever Awards 1990-present
  • National Board of Directors - Residential Sales Council 1998-1999
  • National Board of Directors - Women's council of Realtors 1998-2000
  • Board of Directors - Richmond Association of REALTORS 1995-1997
  • Board of Directors - Virginia Association of REALTORS 1995-1996
  • Board of Directors - Richmond Chapter, National Association of Women's Business Owners 1996-1997
  • The National Registry of Who's Who
  • National Regional Vice-President - Women's Council of REALTORS 2000
  • President - Virginia Chapter Women's Council of REALTORS 1997
  • Member of the Year Award - Women's Virginia Chapter Council of Realtors 1998 and 2000
  • Member of the Year Award - Certified Residential Council 1998-1999
  • Governor Virginia Chapter - Women's Council of REALTORS 1998
  • Member of the Year Award - Richmond Chapter Women's Council of REALTORS 1995
  • President Virginia Chapter - Certified Residential Specialist 1998-1999
  • President Richmond Chapter - Women's Council of REALTORS 1994
  • Honor Society Award - Virginia Association of REALTORS 1990-2002
  • Honor Society Award - Richmond Association of REALTORS 1990-2002
  • Professional Grievances Committees -Richmond Association of REALTORS1997-2003
  • Professional Standards -Richmond Association of REALTORS 2004-present
  • Sales Manager and Sales Trainer - Prudential James River 1990-1994
  • Developer, Trainer and Director of Buyer Representation Department - Prudential James River 1989-1994 (Also lectured/trained and assisted other firms in Virginia in training agents on Buyer Representation

Community Service
  • Letter of Recognition from President Clinton - Community Service 1995
  • Letter of Recognition from Gov. George Allen - Outstanding Community Service 1996
  • Founder, President and Coordinator of "The Haunted Crack House" (A non-profit educational project on drugs and violence awareness) 1990-2000
  • Board of Directors GRIP - Greater Richmond Informed Parents
  • Board of Directors RAMA - Richmond Academy of Medicine Auxiliary, Chairperson Children's Miracle Network Carnival 1993
  • Chairperson of The March of Dimes Walk America, Henrico County CADRE

Specialties and Designations

Investment Property, New Construction, Works With First Time Home Buyers, Specializes in Relocations, Country Homes, Senior Living, Resale Residential, Historic Homes, Suburban Living, Condominiums, Urban Living, Single Family Homes and Townhomes, Associate Broker, CREC, LTG

Carolyn Robinson

Grove Sales
5702 Grove Avenue
Richmond, VA 23226

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Current Listings

Recently Sold Properties

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