Rod Watson joins industry leaders in the Pacaso Agent Collective
THE MEADOWS, 1 August 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pacasothe leading technology-enabled real estate marketplace helping people buy and co-own a luxury second home, today announces its partnership with Aston Rose Sports + Entertainmentthe first ultra-luxury national real estate firm dedicated to finding homes for professional athletes, entertainers and high net worth individuals, and co-founder Rod Watson. The partnership introduces co-ownership, the most sustainable and modern way to buy and own a second home, to Aston Rose’s influential network of athletes and entertainment professionals in 40 global luxury second home destinations where Pacaso currently operates.
Aston Rose is a sports and entertainment-based luxury real estate company co-founded by former professional athletes Rod Watson, Lisa Leslie, Tommy Rose and Rob Hite. Rod Watson has helped some of the world’s most notable sports and entertainment professionals find luxury properties worldwide, including De’Aaron Fox, Zach Randolph, Melo Ball and Money Bag Yo. Watson is the latest member to join Pacaso Agent Collective (PAC), a curated group of industry leaders and culture changers committed to the belief that co-ownership is the future of second home real estate.
“Pacaso’s innovative co-ownership model is perfect for Aston Rose customers with busy lifestyles and for those seeking simplicity. We not only handle details such as maintenance and property management, but also provide the luxury of flexibility as our technology allows owners to easily and schedule time in their home fairly, visit when it works for them, and don’t worry about it when they’re not there,” said the Vice President of Industry Relations Marnie Blanco.
Pacaso works closely with all interested real estate agents and brokers to help clients buy, sell and own a second home. Realtors who represent buyers who purchase a share of a Pacaso earn a 3% referral commission along with the opportunity to earn equity rewards. PAC members have the opportunity to earn additional equity rewards. Pacaso manages the entire process, from scheduling a home tour and answering customer questions to managing inspections, escrow, title and reporting.
“Our brokerage was created with the goal of reinventing the luxury real estate industry, and Pacaso is making it the second home market. Pacaso is changing the game when it comes to second home ownership by eliminating many of the costs and hassles that come with owning and managing a whole Other home.” said Rod Watson, co-founder and advisor at Aston Rose. “Our customers in the sports and entertainment industry have demanding schedules with limited time off, but when the off-season hits, they want to spend it relaxing, recharging and being with their families. Pacaso allows them to do just that, and we’re delighted to advise them on the innovative co-ownership model that is likely to be a better investment and opportunity for their lively and busy lifestyle.”
The real estate industry embraces co-ownership as Property Standards Organization and its members defined condominium as a property type. Pacaso was recently named a finalist in the most innovative company category in the annual Inman Innovator Award and Inman Golden I Award in the Best Luxury Standout category.
Realtors interested in learning more about the condominium category and how they can work with Pacaso can visit pacaso.com/agents.
Pacaso® is a technology-enabled marketplace that modernizes co-ownership of real estate to make owning a second home possible and comfortable for more people. Pacaso curates luxury listings with premium amenities and high-end contemporary interior design, offers ⅛ to ½ ownership with integrated financing, and after purchase, professionally manages the home and supports seamless resale. Co-founded by Austin Allison and Spencer Rascoff in 2020 Pacaso operates in the best second home destinations in the world. Pacaso has been certified as a Great place to work and is recognized as one of Glassdoors 2022 best places to work.
Visit www.pacaso.com or download the Pacaso app to Android or iPhone. You can also follow Pacaso on social media @PacasoHomes at Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Youtube or @Pacaso_Homes on TikTok.