Coldwell Banker's Kane opens Montgomery office
Pat Kane, a senior vice president and general manager for Coldwell Banker Stevens Realtors' Maryland/D.C. region, is leading the company's expansion in Montgomery County with the opening of the company's Bethesda office.
Kane left Grempler Realty Inc. last year after it was bought by Long & Foster Real Estate Inc., and joined Coldwell Banker Stevens in September. Since then, Coldwell Banker Stevens, based in Vienna, Va., has added seven offices and three mall locations in Maryland. It has a total of 18 offices in Maryland and Washington.
Kane has served as president of the Montgomery County Association of Realtors and the Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors. Last year, he was named Realtor of the Year by the Maryland Association of Realtors.
News in brief
Century 21 Real Estate Corp. announced the opening of Century 21 Across Town Realty at 1220-A Joppa Road in Towson. The franchised office is owned by real estate broker Michael Governor.
Coldwell Banker Stevens Realtors announced associates for top sales and top listings in July. Annapolis: Donna Mallow and Phyllis Ward, Diana Smith and Donna Mallow; Bel Air/Festival Mall: Meredith Leroy and Joan Garvin, Kim Noll and Bobbi Panuska; Columbia: Sam Fisher and Paul Hudson, Allen Mummert and Helen Sheckells; Ellicott City: Donald Yakel and Sheila Gordon, Kim Huston and Tommy Roberts Sr.; Frederick: Jerry Coates and Gail Mann, Jerry Coates and Joyce Zimmerman; Gaithersburg: Kay Waters and Jeff Lawyer, Kay Waters and Jacque Grenning; Lanham/Greenbelt: Kevin Hill and Joshua Tambi, Kevin Hill and Louise Brown and Lynnette Chambers; Laurel: Bonnie Miller and Pete Kowzun, Laurie Dellane and Donna Vencil; Severna Park: Bonnie Wolfe and Beverly Teal, Bonnie Wolfe and Suzan Beal/Ron McCabe; Towson/Timonium: Sue Goetzinger and Jack Frost, Sue Goetzinger and Venetia Holland; Upper Marlboro: Carol Keegan and Kathy Hutchins (both); White Marsh: Fred Archer/Mary Borowy and Jill Borowy Syvret, Fred Archer/Mary Borowy and Renee Streib.
On the move
Coldwell Banker Stevens Realtors said the following sales associates recently joined its offices: Joyce Smithson in Annapolis; Herb Bryant III in Columbia; Nick Finkelstein and Eric Mueck in Towson/Timonium.
On the Web
The American Society of Home Inspectors Inc. has a Web site and information hot line that home buyers and sellers can use to find home inspectors in their area. Go to www. ashi.org or call 800-743-2744.