In the late 1980’s, Select School of Real Estate was formed to aid in recruiting and training new prospective agents and was later renamed Select Success.
In 1995, Stanford Mortgage was acquired to bring quality mortgage services to our real estate clients. Stanford Mortgage is staffed with experienced, top-notch, service oriented Mortgage Advisors, Processors and Administrative Staff.
In 2001, Inter-County Title of El Dorado County was added to the team providing superior title and escrow services to the general public and the entire real estate community.
Inter-County Title is one of the oldest title companies in the state of California, serving El Dorado County since 1891.
In 2006, ERA Cornerstone Realty Group in Nevada City and Grass Valley merged into The Select Group, extending our services further into the Gold Country
In 2008, The Select Group began adding offices at Lake Tahoe and in Nevada under the Coldwell Banker banner. In four short years Coldwell Banker Select became the largest real estate company in Northern Nevada.
In 2012, Stanford Mortgage established its first Northern Nevada branch, broadening its superior customer service and product spectrum to new communities and clientele.
In 2015, Century 21 Cornerstone was formed by combining ERA Cornerstone Realty Group, Century 21 Gold Dust, and Century 21 Foothill Realty. Together the combined offices are one of the largest real estate companies in Nevada County.
In 2016, Coldwell Banker Doug Arnold in Davis, California joined with Century 21 Select Real Estate to create the first Coldwell Banker Select Real Estate offices outside of the Nevada/Lake Tahoe region.
In 2018, Century 21 Jeffries Lydon in Chico merged its name with the Select brand, joining its twenty-two Century 21 Select sister offices. The changeover, a result from the Century 21 franchise logo change, served as a sign of unity for the Select family while still providing award-winning service to the Chico community.
Coldwell Banker Select Property Management merged with Carson Properties and became Coldwell Banker Select Real Estate Residential & Commercial Management. Together their commercial management portfolio increased to more than 1,000,000 square feet of office, retail and light industrial space, coupled with an extensive single-family and multifamily residential portfolio.
In 2019, Century 21 Placerville acquired the former Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage building and its agents, many who have been working at the location for over 25 years.
In 2020, Olympia Mortgage and Investment Company, a private money lender, joined the ever-growing Select family bringing a sizable business/commercial portfolio to Select and creating high return real estate lending opportunities for clients.
Century 21 Select acquired 3 Sacramento area offices from Century 21 M&M, unifying all the Century 21 offices in the Sacramento region under the Select banner.
Century 21 Davis Realty in Grass Valley merged with Century 21 Cornerstone, creating the #1 Real Estate company in Nevada County.
Century 21 At Tahoe Paradise in South Lake Tahoe (Meyers Station) merged with Coldwell Banker Select, extending our reach around Lake Tahoe.
In 2021, Empire Properties in Orland merged with Century 21 Select, expanding our physical presence into Glenn County.
A new Century 21 Select Real Estate office opened in Oroville, further strengthening the Select brand in Northern California.
July 1st, Coldwell Banker McKinney merged with Coldwell Banker Select, consolidating the Coldwell Banker brand in South Lake Tahoe.
In 2022, Century 21 M&M joined with Century 21 Select to create the leading Real Estate company in Central and Northern California.
Century 21 Select Real Estate expands it’s physical presence to Tehama County with the addition of an office in Corning, California.
In 2023, Coldwell Banker Mountain Properties joined The Select Group, expanding our reach into the Rocky Mountains with offices in Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Idaho.
Today, The Select Group has more than 1,400 agents and employees who make it their daily mission to provide the best service possible to clients throughout Northern and Central California, Lake Tahoe, Northern Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Idaho.