United Country Real Estate CEO Recognized as Leader in Real Estate for 4th Time
Dan Duffy Named in Power 200 by Swanepoel
February 14, 2018 // Franchising.com // KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Swanepoel Group recently announced that Dan Duffy, chief executive officer for United Real Estate Group – operating as United Country Real Estate and United Real Estate – has been named as one of the most influential leaders in residential real estate. This is the fourth time Duffy has been recognized and has steadily been climbing the ranks.
The Swanepoel and T3 Group provide extensive research and guidance in understanding all aspects of the residential real estate business industry. The SP200 ranks leaders and executives in the residential real estate brokerage industry and analyzes thousands of bios, annual reports and transaction and sales volume data to acquire results.
Since acquiring United in 2006, Duffy and his team were the only organization to successfully launch two real estate companies during possibly the worst housing crisis in America’s history – United Real Estate and United Country Auction Services. The two serve side-by-side with United Country Real Estate with United Country Real Estate serving lifestyle real estate markets and United Real Estate addressing the unique needs of the major residential real estate markets nationwide.
“New business model companies had a banner year in 2017 with many of the CEO’s in this category validating their company’s direction. Some added over 2,000 agents and more than $2 billion in annual sales in one year. The United team has rapidly grown United’s residential real estate franchise, which launched in 2011. United also operates the country’s largest rural real estate franchise with over 430 offices.” – writes the Swanepoel website.
“It is an honor to be recognized in the Swanepoel Power 200 and a direct result of the dedication of thousands of professionals that make the United family of companies truly special,” said Duffy. “United’s rapid expansion and the recognition from major industry-thought leaders like Stefan Swanepoel reinforce our belief that the real estate industry is primed for positive change and United is leading the revolution.”
United’s growth is primarily due to the significant impact the United team has brought to the real estate industry. United Country Real Estate is the largest group of fully integrated traditional real estate and auction professionals in the country operating more than 430 offices in the US, Mexico, Central America and select foreign markets. United Real Estate continues to grow its agents, offices and transactions exponentially now operating over 80 offices. United Country Auction Services has been named a “Top Auction House” by The Land Report each year since its
“We have been able to accelerate our long-term strategy and growth due to the efforts of our team of dedicated real estate agents, brokers and auctioneers working closely with over a 100 dedicated support personnel at the home office and in the field,” said Duffy, “We continuously provide new and innovative technology and marketing tools and form strong partnerships in an effort to strengthen our position in the markets we serve. Through our team approach with our brokers, agents and auctioneers, we are able to continually strengthen our business model.”
For more information about United Country, visit www.UnitedCountry.com.
About United Country Real Estate
United Country Real Estate is the leading, fully integrated network of conventional and auction real estate professionals specializing in lifestyle and rural real estate. The company has been an innovator in real estate marketing since 1925, with a unique, comprehensive advertising program. This exclusive program includes the highest ranked and largest portfolios of specialty lifestyle property marketing websites, unequaled national print advertising, the largest internal real estate advertising agency, an extensive buyer database of more than 650,000 opt-in buyers and additional proprietary programs to advertise properties more broadly.
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SOURCE United Country Real Estate