ERA Offices and CENTURY 21 Join Forces to Grow Market Presence in Nevada County & Auburn

ERA Cornerstone Realty Group and CENTURY 21 Gold Dust, CENTURY 21 Foothill Realty have pooled resources to form one of the largest real estate companies in the region. The new company CENTURY 21 Cornerstone Realty, is also a member of “The Select Group of Companies” one of the leading providers of real estate services in Northern California.

Nevada City, CA, February 22, 2015 --( CENTURY 21 Cornerstone Realty is pleased to announce the formation of a new company located in the Nevada County and Auburn. The company, comprised of CENTURY 21 Gold Dust, CENTURY 21 Foothill Realty, and ERA Cornerstone Realty Group will now operate as the CENTURY 21 Cornerstone Realty and specialize in residential, and luxury sales.

Through this merger CENTURY 21 Cornerstone Realty now stands as one of the largest real estate brokerages in Nevada County and Auburn with 6 total offices and 65 licensed sales professionals.

J. D. and Erin Miller, Broker/Owners of CENTURY 21 Gold Dust, stated, “Buying CENTURY 21 Gold Dust Realty, and the commercial building at 133 Brunswick Road was a highlight in our lives. We dove fully into remodeling the commercial property and running a real estate company during challenging economic times. The joys and successes were numerous, but broker/owner J.D. Miller feels that being part of a larger organization is what is needed to move the company to the 'next level'; to better serve our real estate clients and provide the most tools, services and technology for both he and the team at CENTURY 21 Gold Dust Realty. So it is another life achievement to transform Gold Dust into a key component in a new, larger real estate organization with the best infrastructure and offerings for all. J.D. is confident that he and his Gold Dust team will thrive as full service real estate professionals for such a well-conceived, larger organization. We believe we have found the best possible management and business practices in the real estate industry and for us, the future looks bright.”

“As the prior owner of CENTURY 21- Foothill and an experienced Realtor, I am excited about the opportunity to unite and expand by joining the Select Real Estate family. I will be acting as the Regional Sales Manager and part owner of the six offices in our area. I am looking forward to working with our agents as we strive to exceed the expectations of those we serve,” said Eric Hatch. This merger allows them to continue to provide the same great service local service while providing new strength and marketing reach for our clients.

Daniel Jacuzzi, President and Owner of The Select Group of Companies, stated, “As the Owner of ERA Cornerstone Realty, I am excited to be able to bring together ERA Cornerstone, CENTURY 21 Gold Dust, CENTURY 21 Foothill, and CENTURY 21 Auburn under the leadership of Eric Hatch as Regional Manager. This formation will better connect our 14 existing CENTURY 21 Select offices in the greater Sacramento region with our Nevada County offices. This combination will bring all 20 of the Select Group offices in the region under the CENTURY 21 banner. CENTURY 21 is the most recognized name in real estate nationally and internationally, and we are very happy to connect all of our offices to better serve our clients and customers.”

About CENTURY 21 Cornerstone Realty
CENTURY 21 Cornerstone Realty as a part of Select Group Real Estate Services began in 1980 when Daniel Jacuzzi purchased his first real estate office in Yuba City, CA. The organization is now home to 6 companies with 60 offices throughout Northern California, Lake Tahoe and Northern Nevada. Over the past three decades, Select Group Real Estate Services has grown by leaps-and-bounds, even during industry downturns. The Select Group is one of the largest locally owned real estate companies in Northern California and Northern Nevada and is ranked in the elite group of Top 100 real estate firms nationally.

About CENTURY 21
They are an independently owned and operated franchise affiliate of CENTURY 21 Real Estate, the iconic brand and franchisor of the world’s largest residential real estate sales organization, comprised of approximately 6,800 independently owned and operated franchised broker offices in 79 countries and territories worldwide with more than 104,000 independent sales professionals. The CENTURY 21® System provides brand marks, marketing, communications and innovative technology solutions that help enable its franchisees and their independent agents to attract and engage prospects, nurture customers, and deliver a positive real estate transaction experience.
CENTURY 21 Cornerstone Realty
Linda Kaneko
(530) 265-7947