Real estate agency honors best-selling agents

  Melanie Heiden, Cynthia Castaneda and Mary Kruse were honored as the top performing agents for 2016 at Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty in Grand Junction.

Heiden posted the highest dollar volume in sales, while Castaneda posted the second-highest volume and Kruse the third-highest volume.

For January 2017, Kruse posted the highest sales dollar volume, while Castaneda posted the most transactions and new listings.

Heiden has worked in the real estate industry since 2013, while Castaneda has worked as a real estate agent for 10 years. Kruse holds the Graduate Realtor Institute designation. She also manages rental units for Heiden Property Management.

Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty operates offices at 735 Rood Ave. For more information, call 245-7777 or visit the website at