February 06, 2017 // Franchising.com // DALLAS - HomeVestors of America, the “We Buy Ugly Houses®” company and the largest professional home buying network of independently owned and operated franchisees, proudly announced it has purchased its 75,000th home. The home was purchased by longtime HomeVestors® franchisee, Don Cameron, of West Palm Beach, Florida.
“This is a very exciting, special achievement earned in our 20th year of business. We couldn’t have asked for a better way to end the year,” said David Hicks, HomeVestors’ co-president. “Don is a loyal, hardworking franchisee who has well represented our national brand and best practices values in this industry. I think I speak for everyone when I say we are delighted at finishing out another successful year, and we can’t wait for what 2017 will bring."
Cameron has been a loyal franchisee for HomeVestors for more than ten years, and his company, Hi-Land Properties LLC, won franchise of the year. In 2016, Cameron purchased 133 houses and sold over $24 Million. He had the highest sales volume of any franchisee in the HomeVestors network.
“It’s fantastic to know we not only contributed to helping HomeVestors achieve this prestigious milestone, but we are the actual buyers of the 75,000th property,” said Cameron. “It’s an incredible feeling and a huge honor for us to be part of this amazing company and watch it grow. We take great pride in what we do and in our work as a HomeVestors franchisee.”
Dallas-based HomeVestors of America, Inc. is the largest professional house buying franchise in the U.S., with more than 75,000 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 2017, for the 12th consecutive year, HomeVestors was among the prestigious Franchise Business Review's "Top Franchises," a distinction awarded to franchisors with the highest level of franchisee satisfaction. In 2017, HomeVestors was recognized as the 21st fastest growing franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine and number 52 in the Franchise 500 by Entrepreneur Magazine. For more information, visit www.HomeVestors.com.
SOURCE HomeVestors of America, Inc.