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Jan 02, 2012,
Terra Firma Global Partners
Ellen Politz Joins Terra Firma Global Partners


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Bill Facendini and Heidi Rickerd-Rizzo, Terra Firma Global Partners co-founders, have announced that Ellen Politz has joined the locally owned and operated boutique real estate company as a Senior Sales Associate in their Napa Valley Offices. Politz comes to Terra Firma Global Partners with more than 20 years of finance and real estate experience prior to entering the real estate profession. Ellen has been a top producer each year since starting her real estate career at an exceptionally challenging time. With her experience as a Pre-Foreclosure consultant, she has the acumen and negotiating skill set to have successfully closed over 95% of her short sale transactions. Ellen has extensive knowledge with a variety of property types to include country/acreage, downtown vintage, fixers, condos as well as multi-family units. She also brings to the table construction and project management experience having managed several property renovations and property management of personal investment properties. “Ellen will be a great addition to our Napa team. She is well respected in the local real estate community and brings a strong foundation in finance and business which enhances our current associate’s skill sets to best serve our clients in all market segments” says Facendini. Finally, Ellen represents the additional values so important to Terra Firma—giving back to her community… Ellen has helped to maximize fundraising and net profits for local schools such to include St. Helen Co-op Nursery School. She has 10 years of participation in local schools to include Mt. George Elementary School, St John’s Lutheran and Justin Siena with an emphasis on curriculum and fundraising. “I gave large corporate real estate companies a go, but found that I wanted to find a firm that matched my high level of performance and service ideals. I am thrilled to be able to continue to serve you with a more intimate, nurturing atmosphere for all of us. I am confident you will reap the rewards. With the tools and experience Terra Firma Global Partners has to offer I will operate on the very highest level. Both Terra Firma Global Partners and I provide quality customer service in every aspect of a real estate transaction and they truly operate as a collaborative team with some of the most respected professionals in the business” says Politz. Ellen Politz can be reached at: 707-363-2133 Terra Firma Global Partners Terra Firma Global Partners is a locally owned and operated boutique real estate company with offices in Napa, Sonoma and Marin Counties. Founded in 2010 by real estate veterans Bill Facendini and Heidi Rickerd-Rizzo, the company’s vision is to provide clients with a personal experience that keeps them a client for life, giving them the trust and confidence to refer friends and family to Terra Firma for all of their real estate needs.

Contact Information
Name: Heidi Rickerd Rizzo     Email:
Phone: 800-681-1361      Fax: 888-864-4133



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