April 07, 2014 // Franchising.com // KANSAS CITY, Mo. - United® Real Estate, a fast-growing urban-centric real estate and franchise operation company, announces that its five company-owned offices have collectively closed a total of 2,557 sales transactions in the past 12 months, increasing its number of sales transactions by 260 percent and continuing its expansion into the largest metropolitan markets nationwide.
"When we started United in 2011, we closed a total of 85 transactions and have since watched the company scale from a startup concept to the fastest growing real estate company in less than three years," said Dan Duffy, Chairman and CEO, United and United Country Real Estate. "We credit the rapid success to our modern real estate brokerage model, which is designed to match how agents work while providing the technology and marketing services that today’s buyers and sellers have come to expect. We look forward to United’s continued accelerated progression."
According to information provided by REAL Trends 500, with more than 2,500 closed transactions in the past 12 months, United Real Estate ranks among the top 100 independent residential real estate brokerage companies in the United States.
"These results match the energy and excitement present at our inaugural convention and it is that enthusiasm for United Real Estate that makes us proud to share our recruiting theme for 2014," said Peter Giese, President, United Real Estate. "The ‘I am United’ theme encompasses all of the agents working in our company owned as well as exclusive franchise territories and asks other agents to seriously look at how they work with consumer’s in today’s real estate market and the benefits of joining United Real Estate."
United attributes its rapid sales growth the increase in experienced agents who are joining the company to take advantage of its full-service 100 percent commission brokerage model. The United ‘Freedom Model’ includes an unmatched full-service solution that provides the latest training, marketing and technology tools necessary to excel. With its focus on developing top performing agents, United specifically caters to the mobile entrepreneur with its contemporary office space that is available to agents, teams and clients as needed.
For more information on United Real Estate please visit http://unitedrealestate.com. To view the United Real Estate ‘I am United’ recruitment campaign please visit http://bit.ly/1hZZqYZ.
Launched in January 2011, United® Real Estate has successfully established rapid growth real estate companies in the largest metropolitan areas of the United States. United Real Estate currently operates company-owned real estate brokerages in the metropolitan cities of: Dallas, Houston, Chicago, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. In addition, United Real Estate franchise operations are operated in: Pasadena, Beverly Hills, Kansas City, Louisville, Lexington, Scottsdale, Pomona and the greater Los Angeles area. The 2013 Swanepoel TRENDS Report, one of the real estate industry's most respected publications, recognized United Real Estate as a "frontrunner" for rolling out the real estate office of the future. The United Real Estate system is gaining momentum nationwide through a comprehensive franchise solution for real estate brokers in urban markets. With a unique, disruptive business model, United Real Estate is the only company that provides 100% commission to agents combined with a full suite of state-of-the-art technology and marketing tools. Additionally, unlike competing franchise systems, United follows the "protected territory" model, only allowing one franchise per market.
SOURCE United® Real Estate
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