San Diego, CA, April 04, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties recently announced that Lisa Stennes-Laikind and Gwyn Carter Rice have been named directors of the brokerage’s Luxury Properties Division. Leaders of The Team Advantage, a group of top producing real estate professionals, Lisa Stennes-Laikind and Gwyn Carter Rice have built a reputation for their expertise, discretion and commitment to the highest ethical standards.
“With a creative approach to marketing and an extensive track record of success, Lisa and Gwyn have consistently demonstrated their ability to deliver a favorable outcome for their clients’ transactions,” says Nicki Marcellino, regional vice president of the brokerage’s San Diego County region. “Their expertise in managing the nuances of the upper tier of the market will be a substantial benefit to the Luxury Properties Division.”
Stennes and Rice are based in the brokerage’s Del Mar office. Specialists in the North San Diego County market throughout their careers, they offer an insider’s perspective about the marketing and sale of residential real estate in the region, from Rancho Santa Fe’s sprawling estates to Solana Beach’s luxurious coastal hideaways.
“Gwyn and I are very excited and honored to have received this appointment,” notes Stennes-Laikind. “We believe that the power of the division’s referral network will allow us to bring added value to our buyers and sellers.” Carter Rice agreed, adding that, “We’re eager about the opportunity to collaborate with our colleagues on behalf of our clients.”
Delorine Jackson, manager of the Del Mar office, states, “Lisa and Gwyn are consummate professionals and I know they will be successful in helping the division enhance the range of services our clients receive. This appointment is a great honor, given there are more than 3,000 agents in our company and less than 20 Luxury Properties Directors. The fact that Lisa and Gwyn received it is a strong indication of their integrity and market knowledge.”
Leveraging more than 80 years of combined experience in real estate, The Team Advantage offers buyers and sellers the benefit of working with a team of local experts. Continually ranked at the forefront of the national market, they are known for their focus on providing attentive and thorough representation.
Lisa Stennes-Laikind and Gwyn Carter Rice may be contacted through Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, at 858-259-6400, via email at TeamAdvantage@bhhscal.com, or on the web at www.TeamAdvantage.org.
About the Luxury Properties Division
Created by a core group of highly experienced Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties luxury agents from Santa Barbara to San Diego, the division leverages the company’s worldwide luxury connections and alliances, highly collaborative agent network, proprietary contact lists and powerful marketing resources to bring exceptional listings to the attention of an elite global audience. Since its inception in 2008, the division has handled over 3,725 luxury transactions, with a sales volume in excess of $14.6 billion. The company’s luxury listings are showcased at www.luxsocal.com.
About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties
With more than 3,200 sales associates located in 62 offices across Southern California and the Central Coast, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties is one of the top five brokerages in the nation. In 2013, agents of the firm closed $12 billion in sales volume and more than 14,000 transactions.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices real estate brokerage network, which is owned and operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, a joint venture of which HomeServices of America, Inc., the nation’s second-largest, full-service residential brokerage firm is a majority owner. HomeServices of America is an affiliate of world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway Inc.