RISMEDIA, July 28, 2011–Better Homes and Gardens (BHG) Rand Realty, the Greater Hudson Valley’s No. 1 real estate brokerage, has announced that the Gorbutt Group of White Plains has joined the firm’s White Plains office, strengthening Rand Realty’s presence in the Westchester County marketplace.
“The Gorbutt group is a well-respected real estate company and we are thrilled to have them as our partner,” said Arlyne Ashkinos, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty’s senior vice president. “The Gorbutt Group’s staff brings a wealth of experience to our team. This acquisition is a natural fit and I think it will prove to be a successful endeavor.”
The Gorbutt Group brings expertise in residential and commercial real estate in Westchester and Putnam counties and the Bronx, as well as top-performing real estate salespersons and associate brokers. As part of the acquisition, one of Westchester County’s top real estate brokers, Carlos Gomez, will join Rand Realty as an associate broker. Gomez has been a top producer since 2004.
“We are ecstatic to become part of the Rand family,” said Peter Gorbutt, the founder and managing broker of the Gorbutt Group. “The Rand name speaks for itself. They have a great reputation and we know this was the right move for us.”
About Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate – Rand Realty, founded in 1984, is the No. 1 real estate brokerage in the Greater Hudson Valley with 25 offices serving Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam and Dutchess counties. Rand has more than 800 sales associates, as well as a commercial real estate company (Rand Commercial Services), mortgage company (Rand Mortgage), title company (Hudson Abstract Services) and insurance agency (The Hudson Group Insurance Agency). The company’s Web sites are: www.randrealty.com, www.randcommercial.com, www.randmortgage.com, www.hudsonabstract.com and www.hudson-group.com. Rand Realty is also on Facebook and Twitter.