Nick Flerlage Earns CLHMS Certification

RE/MAX Alliance Group Agent Nick Flerlage in Venice, Florida, Earns Internationally Recognized Designation for Performance in Luxury Real Estate

Venice, FL, November 09, 2016 --( Nick Flerlage of RE/MAX Alliance Group has earned the prestigious Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist® (CLHMS) designation in recognition of his experience, knowledge and expertise in the luxury residential market. An agent in the RE/MAX Venice, Florida office, Flerlage joins a growing but exclusive group of real estate professionals trained and experienced in selling and marketing to the affluent.

The CLHMS designation, owned and registered by the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing®, recognizes residential real estate professionals who have demonstrated their experience and proficiencies in working with the affluent customer. The Institute only awards the recognition to professionals who have provided verified and notarized documentation of performance reflecting sales in the top 10% of their given market. The Institute does not recognize any transactions less than $500,000 as luxury regardless of market performance or fluctuations.

“The Institute has one of the highest standards for the definition of ‘luxury’ within the residential real estate market," said Amanda Hammer, Director of Membership at The Institute. "Agents who earn and hold our CLHMS designation are proven and experienced real estate professionals working the upper-tier. Affluent buyers and sellers should seek out sales professionals who have this designation and be confident that they have the specialized expertise and experience to successfully represent them in their residential real estate transactions.”

“I am committed to providing exceptional service to my clients,” said Flerlage. “The CLHMS designation is evidence and affirmation of my ability to do so.”

Flerlage has been in real estate since 2005 and specializes in the Venice area with an emphasis on the luxury market. He and his wife, Beth, won the 2015 Best of Venice Real Estate Team Award from the Venice Gondolier Sun.

For insights into the current state of the luxury market, contact Flerlage at (941) 882-2229 or email

For more information about The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing or the Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist® designation, visit or email

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