Marilyn Dana, a top-producing broker associate with Coldwell Banker Devonshire in Denver, has been ranked among NRT LLC’s Top 1,000 sales associates nationally for the second quarter of 2011.  NRT, which has approximately 45,000 sales associates nationwide, is the parent company of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage and Coldwell Banker Devonshire. 

Dana has also been named a “Five Star Real Estate Agent” by Denver’s 5280 Magazine.  The list of metro Denver’s premier real estate agents is featured in the September 2011 issue of the magazine. 

In partnership with Crescendo Business Services, 5280 Magazine surveyed all Denver area residents who purchased a home valued at more than $100,000 along with more than 10,000 subscribers to 5280 Magazine.  An additional 870 surveys were sent to mortgage and title companies who are often best at judging a real estate agent’s technical skills and knowledge. 

The subsequent list of Five Star Real Estate Agents is an elite group, representing less than seven percent of the licensed agents in the Denver area.  Out of 13,700 metro Denver residents holding a real estate license, only 927 of the top-scoring real estate agents made this year’s list. 

Dana has spent the past 25 years as a top-producing sales professional, earning Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s highest honors for sales production.   

Born inNew Jersey, Dana holds a masters degree in education and has taught special education and gifted students inNew Jersey,Arizona,IllinoisandColorado.  Her professional background includes a sales position in the technology business where she achieved top production honors within her first year. 

The Coldwell Banker Devonshire office in Denver is located at 200 Fillmore Street, Suite 300, and can be reached at 303.758.7611.  Dana can be reached directly at 303.378.1089 or via e-mail at  Additional information is available online at