“Stephen C Foster, REALTOR®, CRS, and NINJA is a second-generation REALTOR® who combines his love for the industry with his passion for education and service. Before real estate, Stephen served with the United States Marines for many years. Originally from Colorado, it was natural for Stephen to choose Northern Colorado to call home after his time with the Marines and a twenty-year period which he served buyers, sellers and fellow Realtors® in the New Mexico real estate industry. While in New Mexico, Stephen worked as a Sales Associate, Managing (Employing) Broker and Owner of one of the largest real estate companies in Farmington New Mexico. In 2016 Stephen became a Certified Real Estate Instructor for the New Mexico Real Estate Commission to help enhance real estate professionals, professionalism and real estate knowledge. Stephen is also a member of REEA (Real Estate Educators Association). In 2019, while licensed as a Realtor® in New Mexico, Stephen relocated to Northern Colorado to continue his real estate career as a real estate consultant. Stephen now serves buyers and sellers in Northern Colorado with the same passion he has done for many years. Over the past twenty years Stephen has helped hundreds of individuals and families with their real estate needs and has sold well over $100 million in real estate. Stephen’s true passion is helping others. Buyers, sellers and other real estate professionals is an important part of his role as a REALTOR®. Stephen is an active real estate instructor on subjects such as real estate ethics, business planning, real estate professionalism, prospecting and attitude. He has spoken for numerous organizations about real estate and the real estate industry. Stephen also speaks publicly about happiness, positivity and attitude and their direct impact on success. Stephen is an active Relator® with the National Association of REALTORS®. An active voice for the real estate industry, Stephen is a 4 (four) time President of his local real estate association and is currently a Director for the New Mexico Association of Realtors® in Santa Fe, New Mexico. On four separate occasions, Stephen’s fellow Realtors have selected him as Realtor® of the year. As a former Marine, Stephen works closely with Veteran groups and all local military. Stephen is a member of NaVOBA (National Veteran Owned Business Association) which creates opportunities for veterans and veteran owned businesses. Stephen is founder of Tamaya Real Estate Consulting, which provides real estate consulting and education to real estate professionals throughout the United States. Stephen works closely with other Realtors® in order to accomplish what ever needs to get done for both buyers and sellers. In the event of Stephen being away for any reason, James Hagerman (experienced REALTOR®, longtime friend and former Marine) makes himself available to ensure that Stephens business and customers are always at the forefront.