DALLAS - August 23, 2016 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - HomeVestors of America, the largest professional home buying network of independently owned and operated franchisees and the number one buyer of houses in the U.S., adds 31 new franchisees this quarter, bringing the total number of new franchisees to 93 for the first half of 2016.
“Seeing these record-breaking numbers proves just how well HomeVestors is doing within the real estate industry,” said HomeVestors’ co-president David Hicks. “It’s wonderful to see so much growth already this year and we aren’t slowing down!”
HomeVestors continues to grow at an exponential rate. With the addition of the newest franchisees, the company now has 728 franchisees nationwide.
HomeVestors of America, the We Buy Ugly Houses® franchise, was founded and began franchising in 1996. Since then, HomeVestors franchisees have purchased over 65,000 homes nationwide.
“To see so much growth in the first half of the year is especially rewarding during our 20th year,” explained HomeVestors co-president Ken Channel. “When people think of HomeVestors they think of success and these numbers prove that. We look forward to seeing how many we will have in the second half of 2016.”
The newest franchisees in the second quarter include: Thanos Ventures, LLC in Birmingham, AL; Jose A. Marquez in Wichita-Hutchison, KS; Ark Time, LLC in Fort Lauderdale, FL; Jimmy Nyembe in Philadelphia, PA; JDR Property Group LLC in Charlotte, NC; Matthew B. McMaster in Greenville-Asheville, SC; David B. Conyers II and David B. Conyers, Sr. in Boston, MA; Sebastian Munoz and George M. San Lucas in Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL; A to Z Partners, LLC in Chicago, IL; Diego Semper in San Antonio, TX; Wayne R. Frazier in Charlotte, NC; CRN Property Solutions, LLC in Houston, TX; United Home Solutions LLC in Austin, TX; Curtis B. Ercanbrack and Janae Ercanbrack in Grand Junction, CO; Ray R. Suydam in Hartford/New Haven, CT; Donald L. Cameron in Dade-Miami, FL; Alister Sun in Oakland, CA; Abdelrahman E. Elmahdi in Washington, DC; Stephen H. Emineth and Nancy M. Emineth in Tampa/St.Petersburg, FL; Timmy Cao in Philadelphia, PA; Michael D. Plummer in Riverside/San Bernardino, CA; Michael A. Shea and Michael P. Sheehan in Boston, MA; Saltgrass Investments, LLC in Houston, TX; David Lampton in Tulsa, OK; Kevin M. Wooten in Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL; Realty Experts, LLC in Washington, DC; Edward T. Manley in Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL; Matthew S. Fein in Baltimore-Towson, MD; Richard M. Lindholm in Dade-Miami, FL; Daniel J. Turro in Atlanta, GA; and Dario Johnson in Hartford/New Haven, CT.
Dallas-based HomeVestors of America, Inc. is the largest professional house buying franchise in the U.S., with more than 65,000 houses bought since 1996. HomeVestors® recruits, trains and supports its independently owned and operated franchisees that specialize in building businesses based on buying, rehabbing, selling and holding residential properties. Most commonly known as the "We Buy Ugly Houses®" company, HomeVestors strives to make a positive impact in each community. In 2015, for the tenth consecutive year, HomeVestors was among the prestigious Franchise Business Review's "Top 50 Franchises," a distinction awarded to franchisors with the highest level of franchisee satisfaction. In 2015, HomeVestors was recognized as the 19th fastest growing franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine and in 2016 the company is number 91 in the Franchise 500 by Entrepreneur Magazine. For more information, visitwww.HomeVestors.com.
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