June 24, 2016 // Franchising.com // AUSTIN, TEXAS - Keller Williams, the world's largest real estate franchise by agent count, has more agent teams ranked by closed transactions and sales volume than any other franchise in the 2016 REAL Trends' "The Thousand," an annual list of North America's most successful real estate professionals. Overall, Keller Williams has 118 agent teams on the list of top producers.
"As a company, we're committed to helping our associates build careers worth having, businesses worth owning, and lives worth living," said John Davis, president, Keller Williams. "That's why we're focusing our training on boosting agent production – so we can help our people create opportunities for their families."
The REAL Trends "The Thousand" features 82 Keller Williams' agent teams in its Top 250 ranking of real estate teams by transaction sides. Collectively, those Keller Williams teams closed 33,357 transactions last year. The 2016 report also features 36 Keller Williams agent teams in its Top 250 list of teams by sales volume. These teams closed more than $5.5 billion in sales.
"Our agents' extraordinary performance on this year's ‘The Thousand' is further evidence of why so many elite agents are choosing Keller Williams," CEO Chris Heller said. "By teaching proven models and systems and investing in innovation and technology, we're providing top producers with the resources and tools to grow and expand their businesses exponentially."
For more information and a complete list of agents on the 2016 REAL Trends "The Thousand", visit www.realtrends.com.
Austin-Texas based Keller Williams Realty, Inc. is the largest real estate franchise by agent count in the world with more than 800 offices and 140,000 associates across the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. In 2015, Training Magazine named Keller Williams the No. 1 training organization across all industries in the world.
Since 1983, Keller Williams has grown exponentially and continues to cultivate an agent-centric, education-based, technology-driven culture that rewards agents as stakeholders. The company also provides specialized agents in luxury homes, commercial and farm and ranch properties.
For more information, visit kw.com.
SOURCE Keller Williams Realty, Inc.