ASPEN, Colo., Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Stirling, Layne Shea, Zach Merritt and their brokerage team from Stirling Peak Properties have joined Douglas Elliman Real Estate, a national residential brokerage. The partnership extends Elliman's existing family of more than 35 Aspen-based brokers. A boutique real estate agency, Stirling Peak Properties provides hands-on, personalized service for residential real estate sales, vacation rentals and property management in the Roaring Fork Valley.
Stirling Peak Properties' three partners will be joining the Douglas Elliman team, Stirling, Shea and Merritt. All active brokers from their team will also be joining Elliman. Stirling Peak Properties will keep their current offices, located at 600 E. Main St. in Aspen, Colorado, which will be rebranded under the Douglas Elliman name.
"With the addition of Stirling Peak Properties, Douglas Elliman will be gaining a great book of business along with deep connections to the community, through which we can better represent the entire Aspen market. Not only that, but we will be joined by a team well-respected for their high level of integrity, professionalism and experience," said Ed Foran, managing broker of Douglas Elliman's Aspen market.
"A partnership such as this aligns with Elliman's strategic growth in the Western Region, advancing in local markets through genuine partnerships with the region's best," added Stephen Kotler, Elliman's chief revenue officer.
Active brokers and partners from Stirling Peak Properties bring with them a significant inventory of homes ranging from $500,000 to $14,950,000, providing Elliman a greater market share in the Aspen area.
"We look forward to joining forces with Elliman's powerful team. We believe it will bring everyone greater strength, in addition to broadening our reach and enhancing our connections and opportunities," said Stirling, owner of Stirling Peak. "We admire Elliman's collaborative approach and look forward to working together as a team for many years to come."
In addition to serving as the Mayor of Aspen, Stirling is a 30-year veteran of real estate in the region. He and his team have worked alongside Elliman's top agents in the Aspen real estate market for years, most notably Joshua Saslove. Their unique, yet parallel, histories in Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley combine to create a deep bench of knowledge and expertise for Elliman's growing Colorado brokerage arm.
About Douglas Elliman Real Estate
Established in 1911, Douglas Elliman Real Estate is the largest brokerage in the New York Metropolitan area and the fourth largest residential real estate company nationwide. With more than 6,000 agents, the company operates approximately 81 offices in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, New Jersey, Long Island, the Hamptons & North Fork, Westchester, Greenwich, South Florida, Colorado and California. Moreover, Douglas Elliman has a strategic global alliance with London-based Knight Frank Residential for business in the worldwide luxury markets spanning 59 countries and six continents. The company also controls a portfolio of real estate services including Douglas Elliman Development Marketing; Manhattan's largest residential property manager, Douglas Elliman Property Management with over 250 buildings; and DE Commercial. For more information on Douglas Elliman as well as expert commentary on emerging trends in the real estate industry, please visit www.elliman.com.
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