Drysdale Properties Acquires USRealty Group in Fremont
(SAN RAMON, Calif – July 23, 2013)– Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Drysdale Properties, the fastest-growing, full-service real estate brokerage, announced that Fremont-based USRealty Group is merging with the brokerage extending the brokerage’s reach into Fremont and the South Bay/Silicon Valley. Jack Jweinat, owner of USRealty Group, will remain with the company. The office, located at 39275 Mission Boulevard, which transacted over $34 million in sales in 2012.
This merger is a big win in a lot of ways for us. We are associating with a highly productive group of agents with whom we can re-establish our presence in Fremont after having had successful operations there for years before the brand went dark in 2010. Additionally, we’re very excited about being able to service the referral and relocation clients coming into Fremont, the South Bay and Silicon Valley through our association with Brookfield Relocation Services who represent many high technology companies such as Yahoo and HP,” said Gretchen Pearson, President and CEO of Drysdale Properties.
USRealty Group was founded by Jack Jweinat, a San Francisco native, in 2001. The company has been on a steady growth path over the past few years with production going from $28 million in sales in 2011 to $34 million in 2012. Jweinat and the agents in the office are luxury home marketing experts, who routinely list and market million dollar-plus homes. Fremont is listed in the Top 25 California cities with the most million dollar homes sold in 2012, coming ahead of Bay Area cities such as San Francisco, Palo Alto and Los Gatos according to DataQuick.
"I was really impressed with Gretchen and her leadership team. This is the next step in growth for us, associating with a national brand and pairing that with the local experienced senior management can take us to great levels,” said Jweinat.
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