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New owners James Lopushinsky and Spencer Bergen take the helm at Coldwell Banker Redwood Realty



New owners James Lopushinsky and Spencer Bergen take the helm at Coldwell Banker Redwood Realty

Experienced real estate professionals continue a 40-year legacy of service at award-winning brokerage in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory 

 (Burlington, Ontario – June 4, 2019)   Coldwell Banker Affiliates of Canada has announced that  real estate professionals James Lopushinsky and Spencer Bergen have acquired the ownership of Coldwell Banker Redwood Realty, the network’s independent affiliate in Whitehorse.   The new owners are experienced sales professionals already associated with the award-winning Yukon Territory brokerage.

Former owners Frank Silvestri, Don MacDonald, Jennifer Hansen, and Terry Bergen are excited to welcome the new owners and wish them every success moving forward.  Frank Silvestri and Don MacDonald will remain with the company in a sales capacity.

Both born and raised in the Yukon, co-owners Bergen and Lopushinsky look forward to building on the legacy established by their predecessors.  The full service brokerage has been in business for over 40 years.  A Coldwell Banker affiliate since 1996, the company is now the top Coldwell Banker office in Canada in unit sales for its size category.   “Coldwell Banker Redwood Realty has a long history serving the community,” says James Lopushinsky, “Providing outstanding customer service will remain our priority moving forward.”

“We’re very excited about this new opportunity as brokerage owners,” confirms Spencer Bergen. “The company has built a solid reputation over the years and is now one of the most respected businesses in Whitehorse.  We’ll continue to build strong relationships in the future, as we begin this new chapter for the Coldwell Banker global brand here in the Yukon.”

“We’re pleased to welcome Spencer Bergen and James Lopushinsky to our network of brokerage owners,” said Andy Puthon, President of Coldwell Banker Affiliates of Canada.  “Coldwell Banker Redwood Realty has been a northern mainstay in our network for over 23 years.  We’re eager to support James and Spencer as they continue the company’s legacy in their new ownership roles, and take their place beside other Coldwell Banker owners in over 3,000 offices worldwide.”

About Coldwell Banker®
Since 1906, the Coldwell Banker® organization has been a premier full-service real estate provider.  In Canada, Coldwell Banker has a national network of approximately 200 independently owned residential and commercial offices, operating in every province across Canada, and also in the Yukon and Northwest Territories.  Globally, Coldwell Banker has over 92,000 affiliated sales professionals in approximately 3,000 independently owned and operated franchise broker offices in 44 countries and territories worldwide.  For further information on the Coldwell Banker® network in Canada or to search for individual offices, sales representatives, or property listings in Canada, visit coldwellbanker.ca
Coldwell Banker Canada Operations ULC is a subsidiary of Realogy Group LLC and Realogy Holdings Corporation. Coldwell Banker® is a registered trademark licensed to Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. Each office is independently owned and operated.


For further information, contact:

James Lopushinsky or Spencer Bergen
4150 – 4TH Avenue,
Whitehorse, YT  Y1A 1J2

Phone: 1-867-668-3500
Email: redwood@coldwellbanker.ca