Awards & Recognitions


INDIALANTIC, FL/OCTOBER 2019 – Dale Sorensen Real Estate is pleased to announce that Realtor® Travis Steward and his clients were featured on Season 6, Episode 7 of HGTV Beach Hunters.  The episode, titled A Place to Call Home in Cape Canaveral, FL aired on Sunday, October 20 at 8:00 PM EST/7:00 PM CST and Monday, October 21 at 3:00 AM EST/2:00 AM CST.

HGTV’s website describes the episode as follows: A family is leaving their inland California home to live on the beach in Cape Canaveral, Florida. They’re seeking oceanfront properties with plenty of indoor and outdoor living space and look to surf, snorkel and relax on the beach.  To see additional information about the episode, visit HGTV’s website at

My team and I were very excited to have been chosen for this very popular show,” Steward said.  “It was a lot of fun for us and for the clients.  Working with the producer and crew of Beach Hunters was an amazing experience.  They were extremely professional and easy to work with.  We’re happy to have been able to be a part of this.”

Age 22, Steward is believed to be one of the youngest agents to be featured on the series. Growing up on Long Island, Steward was introduced to a diverse real estate market located steps from New York City. His passion for Real Estate began at a young age, earning his real estate license at age 19 during his sophomore year of college. He attended St. John The Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, NY and currently is a Senior at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL pursuing a degree in Political Science. Prior to Real Estate he was a (4) year intern at a leading Fortune 200 Company, an internship he began just two weeks after high school. As a student, intern and real estate associate Steward managed to successfully close $5.3M in sales in his first 20 months as a Licensed Realtor. Now, Steward is a world-class concierge Realtor serving clients in New York, London, and Florida.

In his spare time, Steward enjoys giving back to his community. He is a member of the Belmont Lake Civic Association in Babylon, NY where he currently serves as chairman of the Beautification Committee, an active volunteer for the Town of Babylon Beautification Program where he served as an intern in high school and recently was awarded the programs first annual Distinguished Service Award. He also enjoys traveling, golfing and spending time with family and friends.

Contact Travis Steward directly at on his cell phone at 321.872.9020; by email at; or on his website at  He can also be reached at the company’s Brevard County office located at 436 Fifth Avenue, Indialantic, FL 32903.

April 2019 – Travis Steward Named Douglas Elliman Real Estate Long Island Rising Star

Howard M. Lorber, Ann Conroy, Douglas Elliman Management Team, and Douglas Elliman Top 10 Pinnacle, Diamond and Platinum Award Winners hosted a panel discussion followed by a networking cocktail party at the Milleridge Inn, Jericho, NY. The event recognized agents who are the future of Douglas Elliman Real Estate celebrating the companies rising stars.

Established in 1911, Douglas Elliman Real Estate is the largest brokerage in the New York Metropolitan area and the second largest independent residential real estate brokerage in the United States by sales volume. With more than 7,000 agents, the company operates approximately 120 offices in New York City, Long Island, The Hamptons, Westchester, Connecticut, New Jersey, Florida, California, Colorado, Texas and Massachusetts. Moreover, Douglas Elliman has a strategic global alliance with London-based Knight Frank Residential for business in the worldwide luxury markets spanning 60 countries and six continents. The company also controls a portfolio of real estate services including Douglas Elliman Development Marketing, Douglas Elliman Property Management and Douglas Elliman Commercial.

At Douglas Elliman, we are passionate about delivering exceptional consumer experiences. By offering a complete suite of real estate services, we ensure that we meet our consumers’ every need. From sales and rentals, to mortgage, new developments and title insurance, we have experts in every field to guide you skillfully from beginning to the end of your real estate journey.

Douglas Elliman’s outstanding track record, unique brand promise, and exceptional agent support system attract top talent, ensuring that our team of experts represents the very best in the industry. At Douglas Elliman, we believe that access to the best and most timely information can dramatically shape our decisions. Today’s consumer needs a trusted resource that can separate signal from noise and help them navigate the complex process that real estate has become. With our extensive knowledge in every aspect of the field, and fueled by consumer research and insights, we are the go-to source for information and education.

Our critically acclaimed website,, serves as a singular destination where consumers can search properties throughout the entire New York, South Florida, California, Connecticut, Colorado, New Jersey, Texas and Massachusetts markets, and access the most current market information as well as comprehensive building and neighborhood guides, among a host of interactive content. As committed to growth and innovation as we are to our consumers, we have launched, our groundbreaking new web feature that facilitates open communication with consumers, allowing them to tap into the wealth of knowledge from real estate to mortgage financing, to specific neighborhoods, legal, and more.

April 2019 – Travis Steward Receives Top Producer, Innovative Marketing, and Rising Star Awards

Dale Sorensen Real Estate (DSRE), Indian River and Brevard Counties leading real estate company, has announced the company’s list of Top Producers for the year 2018. The award ceremony was held on April 23 at Quail Valley River Club on Vero Beach’s barrier island.

The Top Producer awards were awarded for sales of $3M-$10M+. The Innovative Marketing awards were given in recognition of individuals with outstanding use of marketing and thinking outside of the box. The DSRE Rising Star award was given in recognition of individuals that are gaining momentum and breaking out by hitting the ground running with marketing materials, participating in events and accepting every opportunity and chance to learn.

“Our company had the most successful year to date and it’s because of these exceptional agents and staff,” said Dale Sorensen, Jr. Managing Partner. “These awards are a testament to the time and energy that these agents are willing to invest in every day to exceed their own and their customers’ expectations. It takes an immense amount of dedication and focus to achieve the results we saw last year and we are grateful for the hard work performed by each of these shining stars.” Dale Sorensen Real Estate reported 2018 sales of over $715M in the markets they serve which includes Indian River County, Brevard County, St. Lucie County and surrounding areas.

October 2018 – DSRE sales associate Travis Steward has incredible success in Fairway Lakes at Duran in Viera, Florida

Travis Steward, sales associate with Dale Sorensen Real Estate, has successfully represented 33% of the homes sold in Fairway Lakes at Duran in the last 6 months and 18% of the homes sold in the last year. Steward also has two additional listings in the neighborhood under contract, which when closed, will equal 50% of the homes sold in the last 6 months.

Steward represented the seller for the sold listings at 6606 Arroyo Drive and 6595 Arroyo Drive, Viera; the buyer at 6585 Arroyo Drive, Viera; and the seller and buyer at 6576 Arroyo Drive, Viera.  His current listings are located at 6595 Arroyo Drive and 6576 Arroyo Drive, both in Viera.

The incredible success rate that Steward has experienced is a testament to his expertise and exceptional knowledge of the neighborhood and real estate market.  It also shows the strength of marketing and advertising that Dale Sorensen Real Estate offers its agents.

“In this tightening market with fewer homes to show, I know that buyers are looking for value and quality in great neighborhoods,” Steward said.  “Fairway Lakes is an extraordinary private, gated community on the #1 rated golf course in Brevard County with beautiful lakefront and golf course view homes.  There is a lot of interest in this desirable location.  Our ability to draw on the power of our marketing, our knowledge of the local market and our exceptional sales experience offers our clients a great real estate experience.”

Fairway Lakes is a community of 234 residences at Duran located in Viera, FL, close to Viera’s Town Center in Brevard County.

May 2018 – Town of Babylon Beautification Program names 10 new Junior Ambassadors and awards the first Annual Distinguished Service Award

Ten students representing each hamlet in the Town of Babylon were inducted as Junior Beautification Ambassadors by Supervisor Rich Schaffer on Monday, May 14 at a special ceremony held at the new Argyle Theatre. The students were selected for their leadership skills, volunteerism, community service and dedication to helping others.

The Beautification Program was designed to help educate residents and businesses about the importance of keeping the township clean and beautiful through hands-on activities and events to promote environmental stewardship.  The program also offers an opportunity to assist those in need through community service.  The appointed Junior Beautification Ambassadors will not only promote the program initiatives, but also gain an understanding of issues impacting our neighborhoods, share their acquired knowledge with peers and help organize interactive volunteer events. The Junior Beautification Ambassadors will also assist the town in its quest to encourage volunteerism and stewardship and promote an appreciative and caring attitude toward our environment and needs of others in our community.

Over 100 guests attended the ceremony, including area school principals and superintendents, the Beautification Ambassador Committee, Chambers of Commerce and Civic Leaders as well as local elected officials (Presiding Officer D Gregory, Legislators Tom Donnelly and Kevin McCaffrey) and representatives (Ann Parmely, Senator Phil Boyle’s Office, Brendan Cunningham, Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre’s Office).  Special guest, retired NYS Assemblyman Robert Sweeney, was recognized for his establishment of the Global Youth Service Volunteer Program, which he instituted through the Town’s Beautification Program over 15 years ago.

At the ceremony, Supervisor Schaffer bestowed the first Annual TOB Beautification Program Distinguished Service Award to college student and concerned citizen Travis Steward of North Babylon, in recognition of his continuous dedication and community service, his ongoing volunteerism and support of the Beautification Program.