Madison, WI (Grassroots Newswire) 12/1/2016 -- CENTURY 21 Affiliated is pleased to announce the merger of CENTURY 21 Shaw Realty Group located in Tampa, Florida. The company will operate under the CENTURY 21 Affiliated name and will remain at their current locations: 1725 Highway 60 East Valrico, FL 33594, 19651 Bruce B Downs Blvd Tampa, FL 33647, 11965 Sheldon Rd. Tampa, FL 33625 and 503 Guisando De Avila Tampa, FL 33613.
"As respected and innovated real estate brokerage companies, the coming together of these companies means a heightened level of service for area home buyers, sellers and owners," said Thomas Bretz, Managing Partner of CENTURY 21 Affiliated - Illinois, Indiana and Florida. “We will be bringing the best of both companies together to make this a dynamic merger which will be beneficial to all of the agents.”
Co-owner Jeff Shaw will work within CENTURY 21 Affiliated to continue to grow and expand operations in Florida, while supporting the 250 agents within the four Tampa offices.
Shaw moved to Florida in 1983 as a Financial Officer for a large luxury home builder and became interested in sales and construction at that time while earning his real estate license in 1984. In 1995, he purchased a Century 21 franchise in and grew it from a start-up to a company closing volume approximately $237 million.
“We have approximately 30 different languages spoken within our company, and we are in an excellent position to work with international clients. This merger will expand the opportunities our agents have to succeed,” said Shaw. “The Affiliated training, systems, tools and expanded marketing will be beneficial to the agents, buyers, and sellers alike.”
Founded in 1978 as a mid-west based company, CENTURY 21 Affiliated has tripled in size over the last 5 years with offices currently throughout Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan. Now joining forces with CENTURY 21 Shaw Realty Group, CENTURY 21 Affiliated is looking to bring the power of the #1 CENTURY 21 Company in the World to the greater Tampa Bay market. CENTURY 21 Affiliated has prided itself on cutting edge technology for its consumers and agents, relocation connections with USAA and Cartus Services, advanced systems on Internet leads management and best-in-class agent training and education.
With this merger, CENTURY 21 Affiliated stands as one of the largest real estate brokerages with 2,000+ licensed sales professionals and 100+ offices. Last year, CENTURY 21 Affiliated broke the CENTURY 21® record for most transactions sold in 2015, and was named the #1 CENTURY 21® in the world in closed units.
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 had over 14,000 transactions in 2015. Visit www.Century21Affiliated.com to learn more.
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