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HomeServices of America, Inc. Names New Koenig & Strey Real Living CEO
MINNEAPOLIS (June, 2011) – HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate (www.homeservices.com) and the nation’s second-largest residential real estate company announced today that Nancy Nagy has been named President and CEO of Koenig & Strey Real Living. In her new role, Nagy will oversee the daily operations of the company’s 21 offices and more than 900 agents. In addition to her appointment as President and CEO, Nagy will continue in her role as Regional Manager of Koenig & Strey’s Gold Coast office. Under Nagy’s leadership, the Gold Coast office has consistently been one of the company’s top performing locations. Nancy’s appointment follows the recent passing of Doug Ayers, Keonig & Strey’s former President and CEO.
With more than 20 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, real estate brokerage sales and mortgage banking, Nagy brings extensive business development skills, industry knowledge and exceptional leadership qualities to Koenig & Strey Real Living and the HomeServices executive team.
“Nancy is a dedicated and an accomplished leader with a firm grasp of the real estate industry and has the experience, creativity and drive to carry on Koenig & Strey’s legacy of excellence and bring it to new levels of success.” said Ron Peltier, chairman and CEO of HomeServices who made the announcement. “Doug’s recent passing is clearly in our thoughts and hearts today.” continued Peltier “He and Nancy worked closely together for many years and Doug had tremendous confidence in her ability to carry on his vision for Koenig & Strey’s continued success. HomeServices is committed to Koenig & Strey’s growth and prosperity in the Chicagoland market and we look forward to working with Nancy in the months and years to come.”
“This is a great honor and a great opportunity for me,” stated Nagy, “Koenig & Strey has a very bright future ahead and I am proud that I was chosen to provide the leadership that will help guide the company to future growth and success.”
About Koenig & Strey
Koenig & Strey Real Living (www.koenigstrey.com) has approximately 900 sales associates, throughout 21 offices, serving the communities in Chicago, the North Shore, Lake County and the western suburbs. Koenig & Strey is the exclusive Chicago affiliate of Christie's Great Estates, the largest network of luxury independent real estate firms in the world.