January 23, 2012 // Franchising.com // Jim Weichert, founder and president of Weichert, Realtors®, has been selected for the Inman News list of the ‘100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders’ for 2011. This is the fifth consecutive year that Weichert has been honored with this celebrated distinction.
Weichert was recognized in the ‘Brokerages, Franchisors and Brokerage Organizations’ category for his more than 40 years of sales experience and the growth of Weichert, Realtors from a single office in 1969 to one of the largest privately held real estate companies in the nation. Weichert and the other real estate professionals on the list were chosen for their ability to impact the business of buying and selling homes, and on the belief that their voices and actions can move the industry toward change.
Inman News is one of the nation’s leading independent real estate news services. The annual "100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders" list recognizes those who embody leadership, ingenuity, strength, conviction, power, persistence, perseverance and progress.
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Since 1969, Weichert, Realtors has grown from a single office into one of the nation's leading providers of homeownership services by putting its customers first. A family of full-service real estate and financial services companies, Weichert helps customers buy and sell both residential and commercial real estate, and streamlines the delivery of mortgages and home and title insurance. Weichert leverages its customer website, www.weichert.com, one of the most visited real estate websites in the nation, to help families and individuals realize the dream of homeownership through quick and easy access to listing information and the services of its real estate professionals nationwide. For more information, Weichert's customer service center can be reached at 1-800-USA-SOLD. Weichert franchised offices are independently owned and operated.