Market leading independent brokerage in Stamford CT teams up with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate



 Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC announced today that Kinard Realty Group, based in Stamford, Conn., has affiliated with the brand to become Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Shore & Country Properties. The firm, which has 125 affiliated agents, has offices in Stamford, Old Greenwich and South Norwalk. Last year, the company was […]

Keller Williams partners with LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance



Keller Williams (KW), the world’s largest real estate technology franchise by agent count and the U.S. leader in units and sales volume, is the latest leading real estate brand to partner with the new LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance. Earlier today, Jason Abrams, head of industry, Keller Williams, made the announcement to the brand’s renowned KW […]

Crye-Leike launches zavvie-powered iBuyer and buy-before-you-sell program



Housing inventory is tighter than ever. Homeowners with any inclination to sell should be leaping at the opportunity. Why aren’t they? Before making the momentous decision to list their house for sale, homeowners want to understand what all their options are — and which choice is right for them. But where do they start? Crye-Leike […]

ERA Real Estate announces new affiliation with Cohn & Company Real Estate



ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of brands, today announced the affiliation of Cohn & Company Real Estate ERA Powered. The legacy firm, founded in 1948, is headquartered in Greenfield, Mass., and serves Franklin and Hampshire counties in Western Massachusetts. The ERA Powered® flexible branding option gives companies a choice to […]

LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance names Fred Underwood Ally of the year



The LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance has named Fred Underwood as its first Ally of the Year, a prestigious honor recognizing the efforts of those supportive of the organization and the LGBTQ+ community. Underwood is set to retire after working at the National Association of Realtors for the last 31 years, most recently serving as Director […]

LGBTQ+ REAL ESTATE ALLIANCE ADDS TWO MEMBERS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS



LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance President John Thorpe has announced that Feroza Syed and Kenya Burrell-VanWormer have been appointed to the organization’s Board of Directors.  Syed, an Association Broker with Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty, is a trans activist and advocate who was appointed by Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to the first LGBTQ Advisory Board […]

ERA REAL ESTATE ANNOUNCES TOP PRODUCER AWARDS FOR 2020



 ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of brands, today announced its top producer awards for the No. 1 ranked company, sales associate team, broker team and individual agent at a national level in both number of transactions and total sales volume.  Top ranked company: HUNT Real Estate ERA  Top sales […]

ERA REAL ESTATE NAMES 2020 AWARD WINNERS



ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of brands, today announced its Circle of Success Award recipients, recognizing exemplary brokerages and affiliated agents for their exceptional performance, commitment to service and professional achievements. The announcement came during this week’s virtual FUEL ERA international conference.   “While real estate is an inherently local […]

ERA Real Estate Fortifies Arizona presence with Affiliation of Blue Star Real Estate Service



ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of brands, today announced the affiliation of Blue Star Real Estate Services ERA Powered. The startup brokerage is headquartered in Prescott, Ariz., and serves the surrounding Prescott Valley, Humboldt-Dewey and Chino Valley markets. The ERA Powered® flexible branding option gives companies a choice to leverage […]

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate ranked a Top Franchise in Entrepreneurs Franchise 500®



Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC reported a notable year in franchise sales by welcoming 16 new affiliates in 2020. The BHGRE® brand  recently earned a spot on the prestigious Entrepreneur magazine’s 2021 Franchise 500 ®, a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry, and was also ranked as one of the 2021 Fastest […]