LAGUNA NIGUEL, CALIF. (STL.News) – Six months into the year, Realty ONE Group has already hit major milestones and continues to grow at a record pace with even more new announcements expected in 2019. The now global franchisor opened its first two international offices in Canada this year and surged into two new U.S. states, Indiana and South Dakota.
For the year, Realty ONE group has sold 43 new franchises, opened 40 offices and recruited more than 500 real estate professionals. The Laguna Niguel-based franchisor now boasts more than 12,000 real estate professionals with 180 signed offices in 35 states, Washington D.C. and Canada.
“We set ambitious goals for 2019 and while we’ve achieved a lot, we have a lot more to do,” said Kuba Jewgieniew, CEO and Founder of Realty ONE Group. “The growth of this company is not about our success, it’s about building a profitable business for our franchise owners and real estate professionals, innovating to make sure they have the right tools, training and technology to be the best in their markets.”
The two international flagship offices opened in Leduc and Edmonton both in Alberta, Canada. Realty ONE Group Western Canada also secured the rights to Manitoba, Saskatchewan and British Columbia, as well as the Province of Alberta, and plans to open additional offices throughout the year.
“We’re in a season of growth that, because of our business model, is not only sustainable but will actually be fueled by further change in our industry,” said Vinnie Tracey, President of Realty ONE Group International. “We’ve got more to do this year and we’re looking forward to opening more offices so more real estate professionals can experience the difference of Realty ONE Group.”
In addition to record growth and a number of achievements, the company also announced:
The opening of its new, modern headquarter office, The Hub, in Laguna Niguel, CA.
That seasoned real estate executive Margaret Kelly joined the Realty ONE Group Board of Advisors
It became one the youngest franchisors named to T3 Sixty’s Mega 1000 list and was once again named one of the fastest growing franchises by Entrepreneur Magazine.
The success of its highest-attended annual convention to date in March at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV; It was there that the company also claimed a Guinness World Record Title for creating the largest word – the company’s ONE logo – out of dice.
The celebration of its 14th anniversary on May 1 with its traditional ONE Day of giving back to the community.
A new fractional ownership model that it will be releasing soon, giving franchise owners and real estate professionals an opportunity to invest and build wealth
Realty ONE Group will host its leaders in a few weeks for the 2019 Base Camp Leadership Retreat, Aug. 12-13, at the Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, CA.