Gina A. Razete
Gina A. Razete, President, has spent her entire career in the real estate industry. Gina is a real estate broker in Florida and North Carolina, and a general contractor in North Carolina. She has been involved in renovating and buying distressed housing and building new homes for more than 30 years. As President, she always works to keep abreast of new practices and innovations in housing development to ensure CGR communities remain in harmony with their surroundings.
Active in the Urban Land Institute, Green Building Initiative and the Congress for New Urbanism, Gina is dedicated to green building and developing communities that are sustainable and that utilize cutting edge technology to reduce the impact of housing on the environment. She has been interviewed by numerous national publications including National Public Radio, the New York Times, Time Magazine and The Atlanta Journal Constitution.
Cathy L. Groene
Cathy Groene, Vice-President of CGR Development, is in charge of Sales and Marketing. Cathy and Gina have been life partners for 18 years and business partners since 1994. Cathy is a successful entrepreneur and owned and operated a small business for more than 20 years prior to entering the real estate business. A few of her clients were prestigious companies such as General Electric, Proctor and Gamble and Cincinnati Bell. She also served as Vice President of the Tri-State Professional Photographer’s Association during those years. Cathy is the creative force in CGR. Her designs and inspired approach to create beautiful communities earned CGR a design award for the Carefree Cove entrance gate.