Coldwell Banker Fountain Hills Produces High January Numbers


Torrance , CA – March 14, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Fountain Hills is pleased to announce local agents Glen Groetsch, Karen DeGeorge, Shireen Rhoades and Diana Helm have been recognized as the top four sales

agents for January 2012, based on year-to-date earnings for 2012.

Office reports illustrate that sales were up 61% from January 2011 and sales price increased slightly to $275,246.

“We have seen a significant increase in activity in our market and our inventory list is dwindling,” said Coldwell Banker Manager Earlene Nelson, who indicates the office plans

to hire new agents in support of its growth. “We are happy to report that 2012 has begun on a high note for our office and look forward to our continued success throughout the year.”

For more than 15 years, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Fountain Hills has been committed to serving their community with the highest level of service and standard of care for home buyers and sellers. Groetsch, DeGeorge, Rhoades and Helm’s accomplishments are a true testament to Coldwell Banker’s continuing dedication to serve its community’s real estate needs and thrive in this ever-evolving real estate market.

As a full-time REALTOR® and long-time Fountain Hills resident, Glen Groetsch, who is short sale, REO/lender owner and Luxury Previews® certified, owned and operated multiple sports bar restaurants for 10 consecutive years while representing clients buy and sell real estate in Arizona and Minnesota.

An Arizona resident since 1989, Karen DeGeorge has been living and selling real estate in Fountain Hills for the last 12 years. A member of the Arizona Association of REALTORS®, DeGeorge, who was born and raised in England, is a consistent top producer who takes pride in serving her clients – buyers and sellers both.

After moving to Fountain Hills from Hudson, Ohio in 1959, Shireen Rhoades, ABR, has seen many changes in her 40 plus years of living in the “Valley of the Sun.” A full-time REALTOR® with six years of experience in relocation services, Rhoades is not only a member of the Arizona Association of REALTORS®, but very active in the Kappa Kappa Gamma Alumna association as well with Arizona State University.

A 25-year Arizona and 16-year Fountain Hills resident, Diana Helm, ABR, SFR, specializes in real estate in Fountain Hills, Scottsdale and the surrounding areas. Helm attributes her success to providing high integrity and excellent customer service with all her transactions and encompasses expert internet and technology skills that provide her clients with the latest techniques for marketing a property. A full-time real estate professional, Helm is a member of the National Association of REALTORS®, Arizona Association of REALTORS®, and Scottsdale Association of REALTORS®.

To contact the Fountain Hills office, Earlene Nelson can be reached at (480) 837-1010.

About Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona is owned and operated by NRT LLC, the largest residential real estate brokerage company in the United States, and has 23 offices and close to 1,600 real estate professionals in metro Phoenix, metro Tucson, the White Mountains and Northwest Arizona. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona has 13 residential real estate branch offices throughout the metro Phoenix area and offers one-stop shopping through a builder services division, a relocation division, a concierge service and mortgage and title services. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona also has six branch offices in metro Tucson and four branch offices in northwestern, central and northeastern Arizona. The company hosts a website at


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