With her strong leadership abilities and extensive real estate expertise, Karen Yolevski, COO of Royal LePage’s corporate brokerage, Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd., was recently named one of Storeys’ most influential people in the Ontario real estate industry in 2023. Consisting of individuals, organizations and associations across the province – including Toronto Mayor Olivia Chow and Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem – Storeys’ list features ‘change-makers’ who have made considerable contributions to the real estate industry this year.
Yolevski is recognized by Storeys for her ability to guide her brokerage through turbulent market conditions over the course of the year, and for her strategic vision for the company, embracing innovative technology to keep brokerage productivity levels high.
“It is a true honour to be recognized by Storeys alongside so many influential and accomplished professionals in the industry,” said Karen Yolevski, COO, Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd. “Considering the current economic climate, it has never been more important for policy makers, real estate industry leaders, developers and consumers to work together to find viable solutions to Ontario’s ongoing housing affordability and supply crisis. I am proud to be part of Royal LePage’s efforts to keep Canadians informed, and to advocate for accessible housing options for all.”
Since joining Royal LePage in 2021, Yolevski has made invaluable contributions to the company and the industry overall. She boldly guides the leadership teams at Royal LePage’s corporate brokerage with locations in the Greater Toronto Area, including luxury brand Johnston & Daniel, Greater Vancouver and Mont Tremblant.
The inaugural edition of the list, which was released in 2022 and recognized those with the most significant influence in the industry, included Royal LePage president and CEO, Phil Soper.