Keller Williams Market Centers Encompassed 60 percent of the total 50 firms recognized.
KW Arlington, Texas Market Center ranked No. 1 in the 2016 REAL Trends 500’s analysis of the Top 50 Five-Year Movers ranked by the largest percentage increase in transactions. The Arlington, Texas-based market center was recognized for achieving a record 1061 percent increase in transaction sides, growing from 638 in 2011 to 7,409 in 2015.
Keller Williams’ market centers, 30 in all, encompassed a full 60 percent of the total 50 firms recognized in 2016 for the Top Movers ranked by transaction percentage increase.
Along with KW Arlington, Keller Williams market centers based in following locations also made the list: Bellingham, WA; Idaho Falls, ID; Maple Grove, MN; Cincinnati, OH; Charlotte, NC; Gladstone, MO; Atlanta, GA; Knoxville, TN; Rockwall, TX; Westlake, OH, Cary, NC; Morganville, NJ; College Station, TX; San Diego, CA; Boston, MA; Lansing, MI; Overland Park, KS; Denver, CO; Chesapeake, VA; Conyers, GA; Portsmouth, NH; Dublin, OH; Rancho Mirage, CA; Exton, PA; Lake Havasu City, AZ; Mooresville, NC; Washington DC; Champaign, IL; and Springfield, MO.
"At Keller Williams, we passionately believe that the highest level is the local level," said John Davis, president, Keller Williams. "Our local market centers are expanding their market share and building larger, more productive and more profitable businesses."
The REAL Trends 500 is an annual ranking and reporting on the 500 largest brokers in the U.S. published by REAL Trends, Inc. The strong results on the REAL Trends is evidence of the Keller Williams Growth Initiative's success.
Since 2011, the number of transactions handled by Keller Williams' associates on the REAL Trends 500 is up 30 percent and closed volume is up 22 percent.
"Through John's leadership of the Growth Initiative and the focus and buy-in of our local leadership teams and agents, Keller Williams’ brokerages are booming and delivering a great customer experience," said Chris Heller, CEO, Keller Williams. "More important, we're increasing our investments in training and innovation because we know there's no finish line and that our best days are yet to come."
For more information on the REAL Trends 500, visit realtrends.com.