GREENWICH, Conn., February 19, 2014 – Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, a leading residential real estate brokerage company in Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y., today announced it has acquired the assets of Round Hill Partners, Inc., an independently owned and operated company in Greenwich, Conn. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage is part of NRT LLC, the nation's largest residential real estate brokerage company.
Renee Gallagher, president and founder of Round Hill Partners and a 30-year veteran of the real estate industry, will join Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage as a sales associate. The Round Hill Partners' single sales office, located at 189 Mason Street in Greenwich, will now operate as Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. The company welcomes the 27 sales associates affiliated with Round Hill Partners.
"Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage continues to be a leader in the Greenwich marketplace, and we expect this acquisition will further strengthen our prominent standing in Southern Fairfield County," said Cathleen F. Smith, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y. "We are thrilled to welcome Renee Gallagher and her talented group of sales professionals, who have extensive knowledge of the local real estate market and have demonstrated incredible commitment to providing exceptional service over the last 20 years."
"As part of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, we are ensuring that our affiliated sales agents have access to even more tools to provide world-class service to their luxury homebuyer and seller clients. The Coldwell Banker Previews International® luxury marketing program has been instrumental in successfully selling some of the region's most exquisite homes and estates," said Gallagher. "The company's global reach and powerful brand recognition will be vital in helping the agents grow their business and remain competitive in today's real estate environment."
The exclusive group of certified Previews® Property Specialists make up approximately 10 percent of the more than 82,000 Coldwell Banker affiliated sales associates worldwide. Nationwide, more than 16,400 transaction sides of homes priced at $1 million or more were sold using the Coldwell Banker Previews International® marketing program in 2012. On average, Previews Property Specialists handle $86.1 million in luxury homes sales every day.
This is the second acquisition in the luxury market of Greenwich by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage during the past four months. The company previously acquired Greenwich Fine Properties LLC in October 2013.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, a leading residential real estate brokerage company in Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y., operates approximately 52 offices with more than 2,200 sales associates serving the communities of Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage is part of NRT LLC, the nation's largest residential real estate brokerage company. NRT operates the company-owned brokerage offices of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY). For more information, please visit www.ColdwellBankerMoves.com.