PORT CHARLOTTE, FL. (December 19, 2017) – Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty today announced its merger with Century 21 Almar & Associates, with offices in Port Charlotte and North Port, to expand the Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty brand in Southwest Florida. Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty is owned by Ken and Mike Schmidt and is part of the Coldwell Banker Schmidt Family of Companies.
“Growth is essential in any business and we are excited to work with Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty as they continue to be interested in merging with other firms,” said Charlie Young, President and Chief Executive Officer of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC.
Coldwell Banker Schmidt Family of Companies is a four generation real estate brokerage firm founded in 1927 with a strong presence not only in Southwest Florida, but also throughout Western Michigan and Northeast Ohio with over 70 offices and 1,300 agents and brokers and $2.815 Billion in sales. The company’s top priority has always been to expand and provide quality service to clients and the finest industry resources to agents and brokers. As such, they identified CENTURY 21 Almar & Associates as a strategic partner in Southwest Florida.
“We’ve had a successful 37 years as CENTURY 21 Almar & Associates and have established deep roots here in Port Charlotte and North Port, so it’s great to see our hard work and dedication recognized by such an industry leader,” said Edward dePaiva, co-owner of CENTURY 21 Almar & Associates. “We’re excited to start this next chapter with Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty and the Schmidt Family of Companies where together we can meet the needs of residential and luxury buyers and sellers in our region.”
Mike Schmidt, President of Coldwell Banker Schmidt Family of Companies shared “We are very excited about this new phase in our company’s development. We are clearly in a growth mode and today’s announcement is another positive sign for the viability of this region’s economic future. We are committed to ensuring that all home buyers and sellers receive the best imaginable service and that our agents and brokers are afforded every opportunity to maximize their business potential.”
Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty is a full service real estate company with offices throughout Southwest Florida in Port Charlotte, North Port, Punta Gorda, Gasparilla and Englewood.