FORT COLLINS — Two real estate professionals will be recognized by the Everitt Real Estate Center at its 26th annual Northern Colorado Real Estate Conference.

Peter Kast, senior vice president of commercial real estate firm CBRE, will receive the 2022 Hall of Fame award. Landon Hoover, owner and CEO of Hartford Homes, will receive the Real Estate Entrepreneur of the Year award.

The the event is from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on October 25 at the Elizabeth Hotel, 111 Chestnut St. in Fort Collins.

Kast has worked in the Northern Colorado real estate community for 40 years. His expertise includes the management and sale of land portfolios as well as eligibility processes for residential, office, retail, industrial, institutional and recreational uses. Prior to joining CBRE, he was a partner at Realtec Commercial Real Estate Services and founder of Kast Real Estate Services Inc. He also served as vice president of marketing and sales for GT Land of Colorado and broker at Everitt Cos.

Hoover began his career as a strategy and operations consultant for Deloitte Consulting. In 2012, he joined Hartford Homes and rose from analyst to vice president of land development to president. He bought the company in 2016. The company grew from nine employees and about 80 homes per year to 60 employees and the development of 300 homes each year. Landon oversaw the growth of the company from nine employees and approximately 80 households per year to over 60 employees and approximately 300 households per year.