Realtors and Staff
As President and Owner of multiple successful businesses, Rich Rosetti is responsible for running all facets of each entity, perhaps the most notable, Rosewood Home Builders. Rich is an accomplished Licensed Real Estate Broker with over 20 years experience in the home building industry. While building his enterprise Rich has earned several awards, including being listed as the number 1 Home Builder in the Capital Region in 2002 and consistently one of the Top 6 Home Builders in 2008, 2009 and 2011, despite an unstable economy.
Colleen is a licensed real estate professional who has been with Rosewood Home Builders since 2008. Prior to her time at Rosewood Home Builders, Colleen was an agent with Coldwell Banker for 5 years. Colleen’s experience in resale and new home building has helped over 150 families find their dream home. Colleen has worked with many clients and will walk you through the entire buying process, taking time to carefully listen to your real estate wish list. She will present you with options to enable you to find the floor plan and home site that matches your list of criteria.
Barbara Thompson, Interior Designer and member of IIDA, has a love for design that benefits her clients. She received her formal education from the Architectural School at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Her experience spans commercial as well as the residential environments. She has worked in Chicago, Pittsburgh and Albany and has gained a variety of perspectives. Barbara’s strength lies in her unique ability to help her clients achieve their design goals.
As Vice President and Corporate Counsel for Rosetti Development Companies and its affiliated entities, Nia Cholakis is the company’s chief legal officer. Ms. Cholakis works with all of the company’s departments and affiliates on a wide range of matters, including new development projects, financing, leasing, management, acquisitions, employment matters, and litigation management.Prior to joining Rosetti Development Companies in 2005, Ms. Cholakis was Of Counsel to The Galesi Group of Companies, General Counsel to Barry, Bette & LedDuke and Columbia Development Companies. During her association with The Galesi Group of Companies, Nia also served as North Greenbush Town Justice and North Greenbush Deputy Attorney for Special Districts.
Ms. Cholakis began her legal career at Krolick and DeGraff and she continued as a Partner with the law firm of Hodgson Russ in its Albany, New York office after that firm acquired Krolick and DeGraff.
Nia’s background in real estate includes extensive experience in residential and commercial real estate finance, development and leasing.
Nia is a graduate of Union College and Western New England College School of Law.
Ms. Cholakis is active in a number of non-profit programs, including serving as President of the St. Barbara’s Philoptochos Society and a volunteer for Family Promise of the Capital Region.