John L. Scott Real Estate Acquires Bellevue-Based Fresh Look Real Estate | News

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Antonio (Tony) Lopez

John L. Scott Real Estate has acquired Clean Glance Authentic Estate, a Bellevue-primarily based brokerage serving clientele in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties.

Contemporary Look’s 28 broker associates, plus five brokers in coaching, will join the John L. Scott Kent North business, in accordance to a information release asserting the deal.

Terms ended up not unveiled. 

Contemporary Look Serious Estate, set up in 2016, is headed by founder and selected broker Antonio (Tony) Lopez, who will serve as gross sales supervisor for John L. Scott Kent North. He joins that office’s management group of Jim Willner and Eric Shull.  

As Lopez started interviewing organizations to merge with, he identified a shared enthusiasm for shopper assistance and broker affiliate results with John L. Scott, the release said. 

Diversity, fairness, and inclusion are vital elements of Fresh Look, and Lopez stated John L. Scott’s work in the DEI house was a significant draw. Lopez also is president and board member of the Seattle chapter of the Countrywide Affiliation of Hispanic True Estate Experts. 

“John L. Scott’s commitment to DEI and promotion of ongoing progress and enhancement have been essential good reasons guiding the final decision to blend forces,” Lopez stated in the release. “I am looking forward to supporting the advancement of John L. Scott Kent North through developing current brokers and bringing on new broker associates who match the company’s ahead-thinking lifestyle.”

John L. Scott Kent North place of work leader Shull is thrilled to do the job with Lopez and get to know the Contemporary Glimpse staff. 

“Tony’s motivation to excellence and supporting broker development is right in line with the society we are living out just about every working day at John L. Scott Kent North,” Shull included in the release. “I am self-assured we will do excellent items in the many years to appear with the support of Tony and his stellar crew.”

The alter will provide the broker count of John L. Scott Kent North to 178.

In an interview, Lopez observed that even though Clean Look’s Bellevue and Tacoma workplaces will close and the procedure will fold into the John L. Scott Kent North business, his firm’s agents will operate as “the Clean Look Team at John L. Scott” through John L. Scott’s network of regional places of work.

The John L. Scott-KMS Renton and Kent North workplaces started in 1977 as Kamas Realty. Equally places of work grew to become John L. Scott franchises in 1992 and transitioned to enterprise-owned offices in 2019, the release mentioned. 

Bellevue-dependent John L. Scott has 100-in addition places of work with additional than 3,000 brokers in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and California, and is recognized as just one of the leading 20 household serious estate models in the country, in accordance to the release. John L. Scott closed far more than 35,000 transactions, totaling a lot more than $20 billion in revenue quantity in 2021.