St. Louis, MO – December 12, 2010 – Prudential Select Properties and Prudential Patterson Realtors announced today an agreement to create a St. Louis real estate leader. The combined company will be the #1 locally owned real estate company in St. Louis and operate as the largest Prudential affiliate in Missouri and one of the top Prudential affiliates in the nation. The new Prudential Select Properties will offer residential and commercial real estate services to the greater St. Louis area.
The agreement is expected to expand the market coverage and stimulate continued growth of Prudential Select Properties. The new company will have operations in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Jefferson County, St. Charles County and Lincoln County with over 650 sales associates. The company is headquartered in Des Peres.
George Bruns, president and chief executive officer of Prudential Select Properties, will be president and CEO of the new Prudential Select Properties. Maryann Vitale, Deb Colburn, Angie Ignatowski, and Sharon Huber are owners of Prudential Select Properties.
“We are very excited about the combination of Prudential Patterson Realtors and Prudential Select Properties,” said Bruns. “Because we are locally owned and operated, we focus all of our attention on delivering the most professional real estate service to St. Louis area homeowners. St. Louis is our home and our sole priority. ”