RE/MAX Commercial Forges Strategic Alliance with GreenPoint Partners to Deliver Sustainability Solutions for Commercial Real Estate.
Denver, CO – November 19, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — RE/MAX Commercial® has joined the GreenPoint Network, an alliance for real estate firms dedicated to helping clients achieve profitable sustainability.
Through the alliance with GreenPoint Partners, RE/MAX offices in more than 80 countries, including 3,000 commercial professionals, will receive training and resources to help clients identify energy initiatives that reduce operating expenses, increase building values, and capture financial incentives.
“The goal of any RE/MAX Commercial agent is to help clients make smarter real estate decisions,” said Senior Vice President of RE/MAX Commercial, Mike Reagan. “Sustainability services can increase building cash flows and add value to owners and tenants. Through our new alliance with GreenPoint, we can provide a platform for our Associates to help owners and tenants identify these opportunities while making a positive environmental impact.”
In addition to the training and other services, GreenPoint’s engineers will perform energy audits and implement energy efficiency projects and solar installations.
“We are excited to work with RE/MAX Commercial, a powerful brand with a broad global footprint,” said GreenPoint CEO Dustin Gellman. “Through the RE/MAX network’s training and content delivery systems, we will offer a platform for agents to learn about sustainability and take action to reach building owners around the world.”
RE/MAX Commercial agents will begin offering sustainability services this month. The suite of services includes energy audits, competitive procurement, project management, incentives acquisition, and LEED certification.
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About the RE/MAX Network
RE/MAX was founded in 1973 by Dave and Gail Liniger. From a single office in Denver, Colorado, it has grown into a global network of over 90,000 Sales Associates in more than 80 countries, an international presence greater than any of its competitors. Nobody in the world sells more real estate than RE/MAX.
RE/MAX has been recognized as the leading real estate franchise in the “2009 Franchise Times Top 200,” and has also been honored as the top real estate franchise for nine of the last 11 years in “The Franchise 500 Survey,” published by Entrepreneur magazine.
Today, all U.S. home listings in thousands of cities and towns can be found at www.remax.com, the most visited real estate franchise web site. (Compete.com, Hitwise, ComScore for 6-month period through April 2010)
RE/MAX is proud of its Premier Community Citizenship, which has raised over $100 million for deserving organizations like Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, Children’s Miracle Network and The Sentinels of Freedom Foundation.
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About GreenPoint Partners, LLC
GreenPoint helps property owners increase net operating income by implementing energy efficiency and renewable energy initiatives. The company conducts energy audits, facilitates building retrofits, and certifies for LEED and Energy Star. GreenPoint delivers profitable sustainability from a team of partners with a breadth of experience across energy, real estate, engineering, finance, and law.
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Chief Executive Officer
GreenPoint Partners, LLC
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