Greenwich: The Houlihan Lawrence Commercial Group – the commercial arm of real estate firm Houlihan Lawrence, which serves New York City’s northern suburbs – has expanded into Connecticut with agent Michael Rackenberg as team leader. The company has said it will serve communities throughout Fairfield County including New Canaan, Greenwich and Stamford. Realtors, Terry Baxendale, Jim Higgins, Peter Wells and Teresa Marziano have joined the firm as well.

CREG LaPerch Tom.jpgThomas LaPerch, managing director of Houlihan Lawrence Commercial Group, explained the expansion, “Connecticut, much like New York, is experiencing renewed momentum in the commercial market from industrial, retail and health care industries.” The company said Rackenberg will oversee the agents, working between the headquarters in Rye, NY and the residential brokerage office in Greenwich.