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CENTURY 21 Excel new owners offer combined 32 years of award-winning expertise

MONTREAL, QC – Francesco and Cathy Mercurio are celebrating their retirement after 38 years in real estate. Their well-known Montreal real estate brokerage, CENTURY 21 Excel, is being passed to team members Mike Trotta and Giuseppe (Joe) Diodati, award-winning REALTORS® who offer a combined 32 years of market knowledge.

“Customers benefit from our long experience in the real estate field, personalized service, professionalism and, most of all, integrity. We believe satisfied customers are our best advertising,” said Diodati, owner, CENTURY 21 Excel. “I’m truly grateful to the Mercurio’s for everything they’ve done for us throughout our careers at Excel.”

The contemporary, freshly decorated office will continue to provide Montreal home buyers, sellers, and investors the exceptional service the team is known for. 

 “We give clients an unbeatable combination: CENTURY 21’s global support, recognition and trust, and our local expertise in negotiation and constant commitment to our clients,” said Trotta, owner, CENTURY 21 Excel. “Happy retirement to Francesco and Cathy, we truly consider you family. All the best!”

CENTURY 21 Excel is dedicated to their community, supporting local families living with disabilities through Easter Seals Kids to Camp. The program provides fully accessible summer camp experiences to children in Quebec. Trotta is also involved with the RDP Youth Hockey Federation (Fédération de l’est de Montréal), as a sponsor for over ten years.

Drop by the office at 7956 Maurice-Duplessis in Montreal. The modernized, new location will continue to provide residential, commercial, recreational, and development real estate services. Visit the CENTURY 21 Excel company website to experience the C21® difference.

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Ashley Lockyer
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CENTURY 21 Canada®  

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