Brooklyn powerhouse Fillmore Real Estate joins REBNY


-- Top Brooklyn based brokerage firm adds 300 brokers to the ranks of the Real Estate Board of NY’s growing membership --

 The Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) announced today that Fillmore Real Estate, one of Brooklyn’s largest privately owned and operated residential and commercial real estate firms has joined forces with REBNY, becoming members of New York’s leading real estate trade organization.

Each of the firm’s 300 agents are now members of REBNY with access to broker exclusives, Residential Listing Service (RLS), research and free Legal Line, New York State continuing educational courses, topical seminars, networking opportunities with industry leaders, specialized certifications and career-changing awards among other REBNY member benefits. The announcement will be celebrated at a special reception on February 11th in Brooklyn.

“Everyone at Fillmore Real Estate is excited to be joining the REBNY team and adding to the growing number of REBNY members,” said John P. Reinhardt, Fillmore Real Estate President and Chief Executive Officer. “Fillmore Real Estate was founded in 1966 and has grown to become a major force in Brooklyn real estate, through our commitment to excellence and our dedication to the people we serve. Joining REBNY is an important next step forward and a perfect fit for our company."

John H. Banks, III, REBNY President said, “We are delighted to welcome Fillmore Real Estate as valued new members of REBNY.  We trust that this is the start of a long and mutually beneficial relationship that will help advance the interests of Fillmore agents, other REBNY members, and most importantly, the consumer. When we all work together, everyone wins.”

Frederick W. Peters, President of Warburg Realty Partnership said, “As Vice-President for the Residential Division on REBNY’s Executive Committee, I am delighted to welcome the 300 agents of Fillmore Real Estate, along with that firm’s management team, into our fold. We all benefit as more and more companies adhere to the strong practice guidelines and high ethical standards which the Board upholds.”

REBNY Membership Committee Chair, Corinne Pulitzer of Douglas Elliman said, “The Membership Committee of REBNY extends a warm welcome to John Reinhardt, his leadership team and the over 300 agents of Fillmore Real Estate. We look forward to your active participation in REBNY and joining, along with over 13,500 residential members, in our adherence to the professional standards and practices of our great organization which are of benefit to us all.”

“An ‘institution’ in Brooklyn for 50 years, Fillmore Real Estate joins the growing ranks of more than 13,500 proud REBNY residential members who strive to maintain the highest standards of ethics and professionalism. It is with great pleasure that we welcome John Reinhardt, his management team and Fillmore’s team of more than 300 agents, and we look forward to their active participation in our organization,” Barry Brandt of Argo Real Estate, Co-Chair of REBNY’s Membership Committee.

“We are excited to see the value of the REBNY partnership take seed and grow in Brooklyn, well beyond its historical borders, through the addition of entire Fillmore team,” said REBNY Brooklyn Committee Co-Chair Aroza Sanjana of Warren Lewis Sothebys International Realty.

Fillmore Real Estate's headquarters is located on Avenue U in Sheepshead Bay and has 12 other offices across Kings County.

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