Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices just announced that Prudential Rubloff Properties and Koenig & Strey Real Living will now begin to operate as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group.
The combination brokerage that over the last year generated sales volume of $5 billion, and in the Chicago metro area has the second largest market share, will add to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices affiliate roster, which has been growing since September. The network operates out of 37 states, has 700 offices in 2700 agents.
“We are thrilled to be part of a brand whose namesake is Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the world’s most respected company according to Barron’s,” said the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group, Nancy Nagy. “With the strength of our combined companies, and backed by this powerful new brand, KoenigRubloff Realty Group will be highly competitive in the Chicago area market.”
The president of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group, Michael Pierson, added: “This is a defining moment for our company. We know our new brand will resonate well with clients and will grow KoenigRubloff Realty Group for years to come. The future is certainly bright for our agents and clients alike.”
The KoenigRubloff Associates, as part of the new transition, are granted access to ongoing business consultation, a powerful real estate technology platform, marketing support, professional education and the Luxury Collection program. This adds marketing clout and distinction to their high-end listings.
As a way to commemorate this conversion, celebratory events will be held in the branch offices throughout the week.
HomeServices of America CEO and chairman Ron Peltier shared his enthusiasm about the network’s new addition: “KoenigRubloff Realty Group exemplifies the level of excellence sought for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Their reputation in the Chicago real estate market is outstanding and we’re proud and honored the company will represent Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices.”
You will begin seeing the cabernet and white yard signs all throughout the Chicago area beginning today. The company not only operates in the Chicago metro area, but they also work out of Wisconsin, Indiana and Michigan. They have 23 offices in Chicago’s Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Mag Mile neighborhoods. They also have suburban offices in Winnetka, Lake Forest, Elmhurst, Glenview, Hindsdale, Deerfield, Naperville, Park Ridge, Harbor country, Northbrook, Wheaton, Schaumburg, Glen Ellyn, Evanston and Libertyville, MI.