Rilington Communities Awards their First ‘Broker of the Year’

CATHEDRAL CITY ― March 26, 2007 ― It is official, Karen Schlonsky is Rilington Communities’ “Broker of the Year” for 2006.

Karen Schlonsky

Celebrating five years with Rilington, Schlonsky was presented with the honor at a recent awards ceremony that recognized associates celebrating landmark terms of service with the company.

“Over the past five years, Karen has overseen more than 100 million dollars worth of transactions as a broker for Rilington Communities. Her outstanding mark of professionalism has served us well. Not only is she the first recipient of this award, but we created it in her honor so we may recognize outstanding sales professionals in the future for their commitments, their support and active salesmanship for Rilington,” stated Kathleen Ahlgren, Director of Sales. “Karen

is not only a friend but a mentor to me and I congratulate her on receiving this groundbreaking award.”

Karen Schlonsky commented after the ceremony: “I am so proud to be an integral part of Rilington Communities and so honored by this tribute. I was very surprised and overwhelmed when presented with this wonderful award of recognition and I thank everyone for it.”

Schlonsky is currently handling sales at Dolce in Palm Desert.


Rilington Communities is a family-owned and operated builder of premier new- home neighborhoods throughout the Coachella Valley. Their recent projects include Palazzo in Indio, Prado in Coachella and Dolce in Palm Desert. Rilington Communities was recently honored with the coveted “Builder of the Year” award for 2006 by the BIA Desert Chapter. They are based in Cathedral City. For more information on Rilington Communities, please visit their Web site: