Madison, WI (Grassroots Newswire) 4/18/2017 -- REAL Trends recently recognized CENTURY 21 Affiliated as a leading realty firm on the REAL Trends 500 list. They are ranked 19th, nationally, in closed sales units.
The REAL Trends 500 places CENTURY 21 Affiliated as the no. 1 real estate franchise (any brand) in units sold doing business in our states: Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin and additionally was #1 among all non-corporate entities in the majority of these jurisdictions.
This year’s ranking is a dramatic jump from 2015 when CENTURY 21 Affiliated was ranked 30th overall, 3rd in Michigan and 4th in Illinois. Closed sales units leaped from 13,000+ to almost 20,000.
With over 250,000 real estate companies in the United States, this prestigious honor also designates the company as the no. 1 franchise within CENTURY 21®. Additionally, this is the second year CENTURY 21 Affiliated was ranked the no. 1 real estate firm in Wisconsin and Indiana. The REAL Trends 500 list showcases the tremendoussuccess of CENTURY 21 Affiliated across all five states.
The results of REAL Trends 500 shows that the nation’s leading realty firms outperformed the market compared against the results reported by the National Association of Realtors® and the National Association of Home Builders. These leading firms saw unit sales up 6.6 percent while sales volume increased 8.8 percent.
Now in its 30th year, The REAL Trends 500 remains the undisputed leader in ranking the performance of residential real estate services firms. Additionally, REAL Trends has been the trusted source for news, analysis, and information about the residential services to the residential industry since 1988.
“CENTURY 21 Affiliated sales professionals approach everything they do with passion and
professionalism and have made the company a fixture across the Nation,” said Dan Kruse, President and CEO of CENTURY 21 Affiliated. “We could not be more proud of our Affiliated Family, and we are excited for 2017.”
CENTURY 21 Affiliated currently has 2,000+ sales associates and 100+ offices across Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin. It is a full-service agency that became part of the CENTURY 21 system in 1979, now under the notable leadership of President & CEO, Dan Kruse; Chicago CEO, Tom Bretz; Chicago Principal, Adam Freeman; President of Michigan Operations, Jasen Schrock and guidance of Founder, Bill Kessler.
2016 was a successful year for CENTURY 21 Affiliated with the company opening multiple new offices, expanding their footprint into the Tampa, Florida market, continually holding the CENTURY 21 record for the most homes sold by a single CENTURY 21 company (17,923 units in 2016), and was officially named the #1 CENTURY 21® franchise in the world in units sold and AGC – a first for the CENTURY 21 system.
The Affiliated Foundation successfully executed their third Annual Day of Caring and doubled the amount of money raised to help charities important to the Affiliated Family.
About CENTURY 21 Affiliated
CENTURY 21 Affiliated is a member of multiple listings services in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan,
Minnesota and Wisconsin with over 2,000 sales professionals and 100+ offices. CENTURY 21
Affiliated also specializes in worldwide relocation. At CENTURY 21 Affiliated, the customer comes
first. The complete commitment to this philosophy is what has made CENTURY 21 Affiliated such
a powerful force in the real estate industry. CENTURY 21 Affiliated has been ranked the number
one CENTURY 21® franchise in the world for two years in a row and closed more than 18,000
transactions in 2016. Visit www.Century21Affiliated.com to learn more.
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