Carrington Real Estate Services (US) LLC (Carrington), a corporately owned and operated national brokerage, has announced it has acquired the assets of local brokerages operating as Realty Direct Naples and Realty Direct Tampa in the Southwest Florida area. The maneuver is an effort to broaden delivery of its high-quality products and services to customers during each phase of the home buying and selling process. This acquisition aligns with the Carrington strategy to ensure a smooth, seamless real estate transaction, placing high value on the customer experience through the company’s integrated services model.
The Carrington Companies own and operate multiple businesses that cover virtually every aspect of single family residential real estate transactions through investments in U.S. real estate and international mortgage markets, loan origination and servicing, asset management and property preservation, real estate brokerage, title and escrow services.
“Carrington is uniquely positioned to support both customers and agents in key markets across the U.S. because of our comprehensive transaction strategy and seamless processes,” said Carrington Real Estate Services Executive VP and Head of Global Operations Wendy Forsythe. “With this acquisition, Carrington is expanding upon its existing local market presence, while continuing to join forces with high quality organizations.”
The new offices in Tampa, Lutz, and Naples will add agents to Carrington’s growing national footprint. With more than 20 years of combined experience in the area, the leadership team is well equipped to effectively accommodate the real estate needs of the local community. In addition, Carrington is a leader in institutional real estate services, which include providing residential real estate development, management, brokerage, settlement and field services to a wide range of government and large corporate institutions in the United States.