OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Real Estate Associates Inc. is now serving Omaha, Neb., as a member of the Coldwell Banker® franchise system and will be known as Coldwell Banker REA. The company, owned by Mark Abboud for more than 40 years, has an office in Omaha with approximately 80 independent sales associates.
"Coldwell Banker awards affiliation only to brokers who have a strong reputation and exceptional understanding of their market," said Budge Huskey, president and chief executive officer of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. "We were impressed with Mark's passion for expanding the Coldwell Banker brand and our Previews® luxury marketing program. We are proud to have Mark and his sales associates as part of the Coldwell Banker organization and look forward to further increasing the Coldwell Banker presence in Omaha."
"We consider Coldwell Banker to be the premier international real estate brand, and we are proud that they viewed us as a valuable partner in furthering its presence in greater Omaha," said Abboud. "This partnership is a win-win situation in which our agents receive a competitive edge by aligning with a respected global brand that offers unmatched resources and marketing power.
"The greater Omaha housing market is hot," he said. "This spring is when we saw home sales picking up and now sellers are receiving multiple bids on their property. Our market is home to many Fortune 500 companies that provide a diverse economy for its residents. Omahans feel confident and stable in this market because we never experienced the highs and lows during the recession."
About Coldwell Banker REA
Coldwell Banker REA is located at 11310 John Galt Blvd., Omaha, NE, 68137. They can be reached at (402) 592-9200. Visit http://reaomaha.com for more information. Since 1906, the Coldwell Banker® organization has been a premier provider of full-service residential and commercial real estate brokerage services. Coldwell Banker Real Estate is the oldest national real estate brand and franchisor in the United States, and today has a global network of approximately 3,000 independently owned and operated franchised broker offices in 43 countries and territories with more than 88,000 affiliated sales professionals. 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 delivering exceptional experiences for all consumers served.
SOURCE Coldwell Banker REA