Chris Peacock Recognized as part of RLI’s 2019 APEX Producers Club

By Abby Chapman

05 /08 /20

Chris Peacock, with Halderman Real Estate and Farm Management has been recognized as a part of the 2019 APEX Producers Club by the Realtors® Land Institute as a part of the RLI APEX Production Awards Program, sponsored by The Land Report. Chris was recognized by RLI CEO Aubrie Kobernus, MBA, RCE, as well as The Land Report’s Co-founders Eddie Lee Rider Jr. and Eric O’Keefe at a special awards ceremony on Monday, March 30, during RLI’s Virtual 2020 National Land Conference (NLC20).

“Being recognized into such a prestigious group of land professionals is very humbling and a credit to our entire Halderman team,” said Chris upon receiving the award.  In addition to Chris, the East-Central Indiana and West Central Ohio Halderman team includes Lauren Peacock and Carla Peacock.  Chris has over 23 years of experience with Halderman Real Estate and Farm Management, assisting clients in all areas of agriculture and winning numerous awards for his innovative approach to the agriculture business as well as top awards for real estate sales and farm management within the Halderman Companies.  Chris has also been involved locally with 4-H, Kiwanis Club, Lions Club, Gideons International, and Jericho Friends.

Peacock_Chris_Professional small“Chris Peacock is a true professional who represents his clients and the Halderman Companies to the very best of his ability every day!  His customer service is outstanding and this honor recognizes his contributions to his clients and the industry.  Chris is an innovator at Halderman and is always looking for new challenges.  We congratulate him on this honor – it is well deserved.” stated Howard Halderman, President of Halderman Real Estate Services and Halderman Farm Management Service.

“We are proud of Chris and all of our members that were recognized as part of our award programs for their accomplishments in 2019. They truly are the crème of the crop when it comes to land real estate professionals,” said Kobernus.

The RLI APEX Awards Program, sponsored by The Land Report, celebrated its third year with a record 105 applicants totaling a combined $2.65+ billion in qualifying transaction volume and 3,535 sides represented. All land professionals recognized as part of the RLI APEX Awards Program are active members of RLI. For more information on the award winners, please make sure to get a copy of The Land Report, one of the industry’s leading magazines for landowners and land professionals, which will publicize the top winners in their upcoming Spring 2020 issue. All land real estate professionals are invited to join RLI and apply to the prestigious APEX Awards Program next year. Learn more at

Halderman Farm Management Service, Inc. was founded in 1930 in Wabash, Ind., by Howard H. and Marie Halderman. They started the business in their home, vowing “To do for your farm what you would do if you had the time and the experience.” Business grew, as did the staff. From two people, one client and a hand-full of farms to manage, the Halderman companies have steadily grown to managing 650+ farms across 19 states and 2 countries, selling and acquiring over 150 properties and performing over 700 appraisals annually. It is now one of the largest family-owned professional farm management and real estate organizations in the United States, and that is the reason they say, “If it has anything to do with the business of farming, Halderman Can Help!”