Local Leadership

Coldwell Banker United, REALTORS®
Helen Edwards

Helen Edwards

Helen Edwards was named President of Coldwell Banker United, REALTORS® in Austin and Houston in April 2015, following NRT LLC’s acquisition of the brokerage. She was previously the president and chief operating officer of Coldwell Banker United, REALTORS®, and oversaw operations throughout the South.

Edwards has been involved in Texas real estate since 1982. A former owner of an independent real estate sales and property management company, Edwards joined Coldwell Banker Richard Smith REALTORS® (now operating as Coldwell Banker United, REALTORS®) in 1990. She has served as the Relocation Director in Austin and was also an award-winning branch manager in the Austin Region before transitioning into the role of President/COO of the Austin region of the company in 2012.

A 2004 graduate of the Wharton School CEO Leadership Program, Edwards was recently awarded the International Chandler Barton Spirit Award by Coldwell Banker Real Estate for her steadfast focus on professional objectives in spite of difficulty and adversity.

Edwards served on the Board of Directors for the Austin Board of REALTORS® as well as the Williamson County Association of REALTORS®. She was named REALTOR® of the Year for 2001 in Williamson County and has been actively involved in REALTOR associations for the past twenty years. She served as Chair for the Texas Association of REALTORS® Strategic Planning Committee in 2012. She is a past member of the Cartus Relocation Directors Advisory Council, the USAA Movers Advantage Advisory Council for Cartus and most recently served on the Cartus Principal’s Advisory Council in 2014.

Edwards is a member of the Broker Advisory Committee for Realtor.com