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Two Local Legacies Unite

Steve McKenna & The Home Advantage Team Join Acclaimed Real Estate Firm, Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty

Arlington’s #1 Real Estate Team and Leading Greater Boston Agency Team up to Serve the Local Real Estate Market

(Arlington, Mass., July 8, 2020) — Steve McKenna & The Home Advantage Team are pleased to announce they have joined Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty as part of the brokerage’s recent acquisition of Bowes Real Estate in Arlington.

 “We are excited to join such a vibrant group of professionals and we look forward to growing our business and better serving our clients,” said Steve McKenna, REALTOR®. “Our clients are our priority, and we know they will benefit from Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty’s expansive global network, as well as its exclusive digital sales and marketing tools that are crucial in today’s rapidly changing and digitally driven environment.”

“Steve McKenna & The Home Advantage Team are rooted deeply in the Arlington community and therefore are masters at serving their clientele,” said Larry Rideout, Chairman and Co-Owner of Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty. “Welcoming Steve and his team to our family represents a powerful combination of local expertise and international reach that will give their clients confidence that the purchase or sale of their home will be smooth, successful, and rewarding.”

Steve McKenna has been Arlington’s #1 REALTOR® since 1991, selling more homes in 2019 than the next top four agents combined. With the backing of Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty, the team is poised to solidify their position as the superlative choice for home buyers and home sellers in the Arlington area.

“The reputation of Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty is that of professionalism and premier service, making it a natural fit for The Home Advantage Team,” said McKenna. “We have already hit the ground running with a positive and proactive experience and see nothing but good things to come.”

Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty’s network encompasses over 350 associates serving Boston, Greater Boston, Boston MetroWest, the North Shore, South Shore, and Cape Cod. The union with Bowes Real Estate marks the brokerage’s twenty-third office in Eastern Massachusetts. Today, Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty is Boston’s largest independently real estate firm, while Sotheby's International Realty's global footprint spans approximately 1,000 offices in 70 countries and territories.

Steve McKenna & The Home Advantage Team will adopt Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty’s cutting-edge tools and practices, including an in-house marketing team, a global referral network, a comprehensive technology suite, and exclusive access to highly qualified global clientele, offering their clients a distinctive and competitive edge in the market.


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