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CORT Celebrates Grand Opening of Miami Showroom

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CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway company and a leading furniture rental provider, announced a new store opening in Miami. The Brazilian-theme opening celebration took place on Thursday, May 26 and showcased CORT’s high-end, modern furnishings and accessories.  
  
“We are excited to expand our presence in the Miami area by opening this showroom to better serve our customers,” said Janine Pringle, sales manager for CORT. “This ceremony celebrated the store opening and CORT’s upscale variety of product and service offerings.”  
 
This rental showroom is located in Miami at 2200 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 100 and is open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. CORT has more than 100 showrooms nationwide, serving as a resource for home stagers, companies, investors and individuals in transition.
 
“Our entire south Florida CORT team is thrilled about this beautiful showroom,” said Terry Carpenter, district general manager for CORT in south Florida. “It will be a great resource for any company or individual who wants to maintain an up-scale image while also controlling costs.”
  
CORT has been a leading “rent-to-rent” business for the past 40 years, providing furniture and accessories rental for customers who want the convenience and flexibility of rental furniture, including delivery within 48 hours and pick-up after use.
 
In addition to customers with a temporary need for furniture, such as relocating for a job or on a temporary assignment, or hosting a special event such as a wedding or corporate meeting, rental provides the flexibility to adjust furniture inventory quickly based on business needs, avoiding operational costs of storage, maintenance, repair and replacement.
 
CORT has worked with more than 80 percent of the Fortune 500 companies and supports more than 75 federal government agencies. For example, CORT has rented furniture for more than 500 offices across the country for the 2010 U.S. Census.
 
CORT also supports businesses and their relocating employees to make those transitions seamless and worry-free. CORT has a broad range of relocation and destination services, including local market touring services and an online apartment search service,
www.ApartmentSearch.com, with access to more than 3.8 million apartments and 70,000 hotel rooms.
 
About CORT: For the past 40 years, CORT has been a leading provider in rental furniture and has provided services to more than 80 percent of the Fortune 500 companies. CORT is a Berkshire Hathaway company and has offices in every major U.S. market and a global furniture rental network of affiliates in more than 50 countries. For more information about CORT, visit
www.cort.com.

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