Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the largest real estate brokerage in Northern California, has acquired Coldwell Banker Coast and Country, an independent firm serving the Sonoma Coast.

Dennis and Kathleen Erba, the owners of Coldwell Banker Coast & Country, and longtime broker associate Ed Vail have joined the larger brokerage. Last year the three had sales in excess of $33 million dollars.

Their new office is located at 1400 State Highway One, Suite E, in Bodega Bay. The office phone number is 875-2200.

The coastal team with be overseen by Stephen Liebling, office manager for Coldwell Banker Sebastopol.

“We’re very excited about expanding our Sonoma County footprint into Bodega Bay with these three very talented agents,” said Rick Turley, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. “We’ve been serving Bodega Bay homeowners for years with our sales team from Sebastopol and other local offices, but having a physical presence in the community will make a tremendous difference.”

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has 62 offices and more than 3,600 sales associates throughout Northern California. Last year, the company reported handling 13.5 percent of sales by dollar volume in Northern California, more than double its nearest competitor.

— Robert Digitale