Awards & Achievements

Seth Craft Receives Realtors® Land Institute 2021 APEX Award

Seth Craft, with M4 Ranch Group from Lake City, Colorado, has been recognized as a part of the 2021 APEX Producers Club by the Realtors® Land Institute (RLI) as a part of the RLI APEX Production Awards Program, sponsored by The Land Report.

Seth Craft was recognized by RLI CEO Aubrie Kobernus, MBA, RCE, and The Land Report Co-founder Eric O’Keefe on Thursday, March 24, during RLI’s 2022 National Land Conference (NLC22) in San Antonio, TX, at a dinner that included special guest Jamey Clement, Retired Chairman of the Board of Texas’ King Ranch, the nation’s largest ranch at 825,000 acres.

“We are proud of Seth Craft and all of our members that were recognized as part of our award programs for their accomplishments in 2021,” Kobernus said. “They truly are the cream of the crop when it comes to land real estate professionals.”

Top award winners will receive national recognition in The Land Report magazine, in RLI’s Terra Firma magazine, and in additional promotions throughout the year.

All land professionals recognized as part of the RLI APEX Producers Club are active members of RLI and had at least $5M of qualifying production volume in closed land sales in 2021. The APEX Awards celebrated its fifth year by continuing to boom, with 203 applicants (+45% over 2020) totaling a combined $8.4 billion in qualifying production volume (+240%) representing 8,696 sides.

For more information on the award winners, be sure to get a copy of The Land Report, one of the industry’s leading magazines for landowners and land professionals, which will include the top winners in the spring 2022 issue. All land real estate professionals are invited to join RLI and apply to the prestigious APEX Awards Program next March at NLC23 in Denver. Learn more at

M4 Ranch Group, founded in 2017, by nationally recognized ranch broker, Dan Murphy, ALC is a premier real estate brokerage with licenses in Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming. Located in Lake City, Colorado M4 Ranch Group has a passion for preserving and experiencing the ranching and recreational lifestyle and aims to help all their clients do so as well. Since its founding in 2017, M4 Ranch Group has continously been nationally recognized as a top producer in the land industry. To learn more about M4 Ranch Group, visit

Founded in 1944, the REALTORS® Land Institute (RLI) elevates the level of professionalism in the land industry and serves as The Voice of Land by being the destination for land-industry expertise. Our elite Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) Designation distinguishes the members who achieve it as the best in the industry. Learn more about RLI at

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