Bill Flagg

Bill Flagg

DEI Summit Co-Founder, 2022 NCJAR President

Bill Flagg is a dynamic Realtor® Emeritus and an influential Broker Associate currently propelling the real estate landscape forward with over 40 years of invaluable experience at ERA Queen City Realty in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. As a visionary in the field, Bill stands out for his fervent dedication and innovative approach, garnering widespread admiration and recognition at local, state, and national levels as a Realtor, Broker, and Mentor.

With a forward-looking mindset, Bill is deeply committed to continuous learning and professional advancement, setting new standards of excellence in client service. He actively engages in educational endeavors to stay at the forefront of the industry, holding an impressive array of advanced certifications and designations from the National Association of REALTORS® such as CRB, CRS, CIPS, CDPE, GRI, ePRO, AHWD, ABR, GREEN, and C2EX, in addition to specialized credentials like CDPE and CPS.

Bill’s expertise encompasses a wide range of real estate sectors in North Central New Jersey, where he skillfully navigates both residential and commercial markets. His expansive referral network, extending across New Jersey, nationally, and internationally, underscores his influence and effectiveness in the field.

Bill is shaping the future of real estate through his exemplary service and leadership, earning distinguished accolades such as the Realtor of the Year by the North Central Jersey Association of Realtors for consecutive years in 2022 and 2023, and the Five Star Real Estate Professional Award spanning 2022 to 2024, and the Fannie Mae REO Broker of the Year (National Award) in 1997 among others.

Championing the belief in homeownership as a cornerstone of personal wealth, community growth, and empowerment, Bill is actively crafting his legacy. Whether negotiating critical deals, advocating for fair housing, conducting HUD CE credit classes, or mentoring emerging talent, Bill is a beacon of progress and innovation.

As an integral figure in the real estate community, Bill currently contributes his insights and expertise to various prestigious boards and committees, including his role as President of the North Central Jersey Association of Realtors in 2022, and his collaboration with the National Association of Realtors and New Jersey Realtors on critical legislative matters. He has previously served on NAR's RPAC Major Investor Council, Diversity, and Fair Housing Policy Committees, and currently serves on the RPAC Federal Disbursements Committee. His commitment to societal betterment is also evident in his role on the Morris Habitat for Humanity Board of Directors, where he is a vocal advocate for affordable housing and homeownership, poised to make significant impacts in the years to come.

Furthermore, Bill actively engages in community involvement, having previously served on the Board of Directors of the Resolve Community Counseling Center and the Fanwood Scotch Plains YMCA in Scotch Plains, as well as contributing to the American Red Cross in Plainfield, and is a supporter of the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless. His dedication to community service further underscores his commitment to making a positive impact beyond the realm of real estate.

Bill is a long-time member of Fountain Baptist Church in Summit, New Jersey, and enjoys sports, music, and travel.

All Sessions by Bill Flagg

Day 2 06/04/2024
10:15 am - 11:10 am

Unmasking Appraisal Biases: What Agents Need to Know

Salon 5

Industry experts will unravel the nuances, challenges, strategies, and opportunities for agents in navigating and addressing appraisal biases effectively. Moderated by Bill Flagg.