June 04, 2014 // Franchising.com // KANSAS CITY, Mo. – United® Real Estate, a fast-growing urban-centric real estate and franchise operation company, announced today that David Ayres has been named as Director of Franchise Development. In this new role, he will be responsible for managing the sales process of franchises to real estate brokers in the greater Atlantic region of the U.S.
"We're excited to hire a talented professional who is aligned with our company's strategic vision for the future like David," said Peter Giese, President of United Real Estate. "Having worked closely with David in the past, I know firsthand he has an exceptional aptitude for building successful business networks. This wealth of knowledge and experience makes him uniquely qualified to aid the management team of United Real Estate in executing our aggressive growth plans."
David brings decades of experience and accomplishments in business development and franchise sales to United Real Estate. His successful experience in real estate franchising includes being recognized as the top franchise sales director at Realogy where he was promoted to Vice President of Franchise Development responsible for managing the successful growth of their largest brands: Coldwell Banker, Century 21 and ERA.
"I couldn't be more pleased to be joining the United Real Estate team," said David Ayres. "The rapid growth of United Real Estate proves that our model is unlike any others in the industry. I look forward to helping owners of real estate companies bring the United Real Estate business model to their communities."
Since the introduction of its franchise model in April 2013, the company has sold 17 territories under its protected-territory model, expanding to a number of the largest metropolitan areas of the United States. The United franchise solution not only provides a full-service solution to both brokers and agents, but with a small flat-fee payment structure it also eliminates the cumbersome royalty fee and high monthly fees that most traditional franchisors charge in urban America.
For more information on United Real Estate please visit http://www.unitedrealestate.com/.
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, New Jersey, 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-percent 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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