BETTER HOME AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE KANSAS CITY HOMES’ LEADER CHRISTIAN BARNES NAMED KANSAS REALTOR® OF THE YEAR



 Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes has announced that Christian Barnes, its Director of Career Development, has been named the REALTOR® of the Year by the Kansas Association of REALTORS® (KAR). She is the 3rd person from Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes to win the award, which was […]

ENGEL & VӦLKERS IS FIRST BRAND TO BECOME CORPORATE PARTNER OF LGBTQ+ REAL ESTATE ALLIANCE



Engel & Vӧlkers has become the first corporate partner of the new LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance. Today’s announcement comes just days after the Alliance officially launched on October 1. Engel & Vӧlkers is a global luxury real estate brand with a presence in more than 30 countries and is led in the Americas by president […]

ERA REAL ESTATE LEGACY ENDURES WITH RENEWAL OF ERA HEAVENER REALTY



 ERA Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of companies, today announced that ERA Heavener Realty, the second oldest known continuous franchisee of any real estate brand, has renewed its commitment to the brand for another 10 years.  The company, located in Jacksonville, Fla., was founded by Mac Heavener in 1970 and […]

NATIONAL FAIR HOUSING ALLIANCE SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH LGBTQ+ REAL ESTATE ALLIANCE



 The new LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) allowing for joint efforts to identify and rid the nation of housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.  The MOU, the first signed by the new LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance, calls for the […]

RYAN WEYANDT APPOINTED CEO OF THE NEW LGBTQ+ REAL ESTATE ALLIANCE



 The new LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance has announced that veteran mortgage lender Ryan Weyandt has been named the CEO of the LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance that will officially begin welcoming members tomorrow. The organization’s seven-person Board of Directors, led by President John Thorpe voted yesterday to appoint Weyandt. The LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance will launch […]

ERA REAL ESTATE FORTIFIES CONNECTICUT PRESENCE WITH AFFILIATION OF HART REAL ESTATE IN WEST HARTFORD



 ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of companies, today announced the affiliation of Hart Real Estate in West Hartford, Conn. The company will now be known as ERA Hart Real Estate. Founder Rob Levine also announced the acquisition of local market leader ERA Sargis-Breen Real Estate. The acquisition was part […]

ERA REAL ESTATE 2020 MOMENTUM ADVANCED BY NEW AFFILIATIONS, CREATIVE M&As, KEY RENEWALS AND TAILORED MARKETING SOLUTIONS



 Coming off the momentum of recent expansions into major metropolitan areas, strategic M&As, renewals and collaborative solutions to support local market evolution, ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy Corporation family of companies, continues to fuel additional growth for its network of affiliated brokers and agents with tailored marketing solutions.  According to […]

BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE EXPANDS DRAMATICALLY DESPITE COVID-19 IMPACT ON BROADER ECONOMY; BRAND ATTRACTS SEVEN NEW FIRMS SINCE MARCH



Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate, recognized as the real estate industry’s lifestyle brand, has already affiliated 13 new firms in 2020 including seven since the start of the pandemic’s impact in mid-March. This pace exceeds last year’s pace that saw a total of 14 new companies affiliate, which was the strongest growth year since […]

ERA Collaborative Culture showcased as two ERA Broker/Owners Partner to purchase 3rd ERA Affiliate



ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of companies, today announced that Tom DeWine, CEO of ERA Colonial Real Estate based in Harker Heights, Texas, and Steve Doty, Owner of ERA Doty Real Estate in Jonesboro, Ark., have partnered to acquire ERA Team Real Estate in Conway, Ark. Each firm will […]

LEADING VENTURA INDEPENDENT BROKERAGE IS LATEST CALIFORNIA FIRM TO AFFILIATE WITH BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE



Donna Wood and Krista Cherry purchased the company in 2016 and each has 20 years of experience in real estate. The company finished 2019 with $56 million in sales volume and 105 transaction sides as the second largest independent brokerage in the region according to Ventura County Coastal Association of REALTORS©. The region has always […]