HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC today announced that Merical Realty has joined the Coldwell Banker® system and will operate as Coldwell Banker of the Valley, serving the Northern Alabama area.
The company, owned by Jim and Leia Merical, has an office in Huntsville and serves Northern Alabama and Madison County. A family-owned firm founded in 2004, Coldwell Banker of the Valley has 97 independent sales associates.
"We are thrilled to welcome Coldwell Banker of the Valley to the Coldwell Banker brand," said Budge Huskey, president and chief executive officer of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. "We are extremely impressed with Jim and Leia and their shared vision for growing the Coldwell Banker brand and the Previews® luxury marketing program in Huntsville and its surrounding areas."
"Our company is rooted in providing professional service to our clients and customers," said Jim Merical. "We consider Coldwell Banker to be the premier international real estate brand, and we are proud that they view us as a worthy partner in serving the Huntsville residential market. We are confident that our association with Coldwell Banker will allow us to better serve our agents, and reach consumers through the amazing resources and tremendous referral network offered by Coldwell Banker.
"The greater Huntsville area is back to its peak pricing levels that we saw in 2008," he said. "We are in a balanced market where homes are appreciating at a healthy 4 to 6 percent over the last year. Madison County is positioned for growth this year with new corporations like Polaris and Winchester Arms moving operations into the area."
About Coldwell Banker of the Valley
Coldwell Banker of the Valley is located at 7027 Old Madison Pike, Ste. 102, Huntsville, AL 35806. They can be reached at 256-713-0400. Visit www.coldwellbankerofthevalley.com for more information.
About Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC
Since 1906, the Coldwell Banker® organization has been a premier provider of full-service residential and commercial real estate. Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC is the oldest national real estate brand in the United States and today has a network of more than 87,000 affiliated agents working in approximately 3,000 offices in 49 countries and territories. The Coldwell Banker brand is known for creating innovative consumer services as recently seen by being the first national real estate brand with an iPad app, the first to augment its website www.coldwellbanker.com for smart phones, the first to create a iPhone application with international listings and the first to fully harness the power of video in real estate listings, news and information through its Coldwell Banker On LocationSM YouTube channel. The Coldwell Banker System is a leader in niche markets such as resort, new homes and luxury properties through its Coldwell Banker Previews International® marketing program.
SOURCE Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC