RISMEDIA, January 27, 2011—Prudential California Realty announced the merger of Coldwell Banker Coon & McCreary, REALTORS®, a real estate brokerage that tracks its roots to the early 1970s in east Contra Costa County. Broker/owner Frank Coon currently operates successful offices in Pleasant Hill and Antioch. The merger between the two real estate companies brings the total number of Prudential California Realty offices to 15 as the company builds its network of offices in Northern California.
“Coon & McCreary has been a solid and respected name in these two markets for decades,” stated Gretchen Pearson, President of Prudential California Realty. “Frank has built a remarkable business with solid agents who generated sales volume of nearly $100 million in 2010. The addition of these two productive offices greatly extends our market share in east Contra Costa County and supports our rapid-growth strategy.”
Both offices will operate as Prudential California Realty under the terms of the merger agreement. Clark Anderson, the current branch manager at Prudential California Realty in Pleasant Hill will also manage the additional Pleasant Hill office.
“We couldn’t think of a better partner than Gretchen Pearson and Prudential California Realty,” said Frank Coon, broker-owner, Coon & McCreary, REALTORS®. “Gretchen has the same passion for this business as we do and is dedicated to fostering a culture of growth and productivity for agents. Prudential is a well-known and trusted brand internationally. It is a winning combination.”
For more information, visit www.pruca.com.