RISMEDIA, February 4, 2011—Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC announced that Richard Albert Realtors in Croton on Hudson, N.Y., and the Chappaqua, N.Y., office of Julia B. Fee Sotheby’s International Realty, will now operate as North Country Sotheby’s International Realty.
According to the company, North Country Sotheby’s International Realty is owned by Richard Albert and Michael Norton, and serves New York’s northern Westchester and Hudson River markets. Julia B. Fee Sotheby’s International Realty has four other offices in Westchester County, which were not part of this merger. Those offices will continue to operate under their current ownership and maintain their relationship with the Sotheby’s International Realty brand.
“Richard Albert, Michael Norton and their team of professionals are local market experts and a trusted source for their clients,” said Philip White, president and chief operating officer, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. “They share the Sotheby’s International Realty core values, and we are proud to have them represent the brand in this key luxury market.”
Albert is confident the firm’s team approach assures that a trusted expert will guide every transaction. “The associates in Chappaqua have been successfully representing the brand as Julia B. Fee Sotheby’s International Realty for many years, and have loyal clients throughout Northern Westchester as a result of their superior expertise and service,” he said. “The global reach of the Sotheby’s International Realty brand has served this team well and we look forward to building on the reputation they already have created. North Country Sotheby’s International Realty seeks to provide the finest real estate service in the northern Westchester and Hudson River markets with the highest standard of ethics, values and professionalism, and to always exceed our clients’ expectations.”
The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 11,000 sales associates located in approximately 500 offices in 42 countries and territories worldwide. North Country Sotheby’s International Realty listings will be marketed on the sothebysrealty.com global website. In addition to the referral opportunities and widened exposure generated from this source, the firm’s brokers and clients will benefit from an association with the Sotheby’s auction house and worldwide Sotheby’s International Realty marketing programs.
For more information, visit www.sothebysrealty.com.