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, 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 […]

Engel & Völkers Houston Advisor Named NAR Global Ambassador

Last year at the NAR Annual Convention, National Association of REALTORS (NAR) announces the new Global Ambassadors of 2021, appointed by the NAR President each year, Pius Dawson of Engel & Völkers Houston is appointed to serve as the new Global Ambassador to Austria and Germany.  “It is such an honor to hold this prestigious […]

Better Homes and Gardens reveals 2020 Excellence Award Winners

 Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC today announced its 2020 nomination-based Excellence Award recipients. With a network of nearly 12,500 affiliated sales professionals, associates nominated their broker and sales associate peers who have proven to demonstrate exceptional leadership, superior service, and business excellence among four notable categories:  Marketing, Community Involvement, Technology and P.A.I.G.E., the […]

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate announces 2020 top industry performers

 Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC has announced its 2020 production award recipients for companies, teams and sales associates across its global network. Honorees represent the BHGRE® brand’s highest ranked performers among more than 12,500 affiliated sales professionals and approximately 390 offices across the United States, Canada, Jamaica and The Bahamas. Winners reflect the […]

Comfort, Health and Safety are Top Motivators for Home Improvement Projects During The Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic forces millions of Americans to quarantine and spend additional time indoors, many are making improvements to their homes and becoming increasingly comfortable securing financing options for these projects online. Discover Home Loans surveyed homeowners in March and August 2020 to better understand how the pandemic has impacted their views about home improvement and […]

Newark Municipal Council Grants Tax Exemption to Vibe, a Resort-Style Apartment Complex

The Newark Municipal Council today voted to approve a 30-year tax abatement for Vibe, a 270-unit resort-style apartment complex slated for development in the Living Downtown Redevelopment Area—the city’s hottest district. The ordinance establishing the PILOT (payments in lieu of taxes) authorizes the execution of a financial agreement and the issuance of up to $1 million in […]

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate forms alliance with South Puget Sound Brokerage

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC announced today that Northwest Home Team Realty, based in Tumwater, Wash., has affiliated with the BHGRE® brand. The company will now be known as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Northwest Home Team.  Founded by Steve and Jessica Poulos, the Washington brokerage serves the South Puget Sound area, […]