Engel & Völkers Reports Double-digit Revenue Growth in 2020



Engel & Völkers Group reported its 2020 company results, increasing its commission revenues by approximately 14 percent and posted more than $32 billion USD in transaction volume. This represents another significant rise in production for the globally operational real estate company, with production in the Americas increasing by 38.4 percent.  “This positive development of our […]

Realogy Expansion Brands release Oral History of COVID-19’s impact on Real Estate



Realogy Expansion Brands, a division of Realogy Franchise Group focused on driving growth for its brand portfolio comprised of Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate and ERA® Real Estate, has released a new industry report. “Real Estate in the Time of COVID,” the definitive oral history of the pandemic’s impact on the industry, examines the […]

‘Home’ was the MVP of 2020: Ottawa’s $4 million-plus category saw astounding price growth of 10.4% signalling a new era for the market



Engel & Völkers today released its annual year-end Canadian Luxury Real Estate Market Report including 2021 forecasts for homes exceeding $1 million, projecting homes in Canada will grow in value by 7.5 per cent in 2021. Its year-end report covers trends that drove housing in Montréal, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver, with Victoria featured as a […]

BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE ANNOUNCES AFFILIATION WITH LEADING MONTEREY, CALIF. INDEPENDENT FIRM



Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC announced today that Monterey-based C&C Real Estate has affiliated with the brand and will now be known as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate By The Sea. The company’s service area includes communities within the Monterey Peninsula, including Carmel, Carmel Valley, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, Monterey, Seaside and […]

LGBT Home Security signs on with LGBTQ Real Estate Alliance for enhanced home safety



The new LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with LGBT Home Security allowing for joint efforts to promote a safe home environment for the LGBTQ community. An ADT authorized provider, LGBT Home Security is able to protect communities nationwide with the latest and most advanced technology systems for the home.   […]

Local Logic Hires Sara Maffey as Head of Industry Relations



Local Logic, a location intelligence platform that provides powerful insights for homebuyers, real estate professionals, and developers, today announced it has hired Sara Maffey as Head of Industry Relations.  In her new position, Sara will be responsible for building Local Logic’s brand and driving its growth across the U.S. and Canada. She will also take […]

Ohio Realtors partner with LGBTQ and Real Estate Alliance



Ohio REALTORS® has become one of the first state REALTOR groups to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance to promote homeownership within the LGBTQ+ community. The agreement calls for joint efforts to share with real estate professionals the challenges LGBTQ+ homebuyers face, including discrimination, on their journey to homeownership, […]

Engel & Völkers Announces Key Expansion into Malvern, PA



The global real estate brand further cements its presence in the Northeast with its newest shop location servicing Philadelphia’s affluent Main Line  Engel & Völkers today announced the opening of its newest real estate shop location in Malvern, PA, led by license partner and managing broker Jim Becker. With more than 15 years of experience, Becker […]

BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE EXPANDS LOUISIANA PRESENCE WITH AFFILIATION OF LEADING SHREVEPORT INDEPENDENT BROKERAGE



Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC announced today that Lindsey Realty, based in Shreveport, LA., has affiliated with the BHGRE® brand. The company headquartered at 333 Texas Street in downtown Shreveport will now be known as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Lindsey Realty. The boutique brokerage will continue to serve communities within the […]

Five Ways To Find An Excellent Real Estate Agent



Buying a home or selling your home is one of the biggest financial decisions a person makes in their lifetime. Most of us are not buying yachts or private jets, so a house or investment property is the most common large purchase or sale the everyday working family will make at some point in their […]