In 2014, Keller Williams UK was borne out of a desire to introduce a strong customer-service oriented model built around the individuals who actually do the work with the clients. “We have a three-point mission statement: to build careers worth having, businesses worth owning, and lives worth living.” Keller Williams Realty, Inc. is an international real estate franchise company with over 150,000 real estate agents, operating in more than 700 market centres (offices) across the globe. Keller Williams Realty is currently the largest residential estate agency in North America.
Founded in 1983 by Gary Keller and Joe Williams with the mission to build careers worth having, businesses worth owning and lives worth living® for its associates, Keller Williams Realty has been among the fastest growing real estate franchises in North America. In 1991, the company began franchising, and in 1998, opened its first international franchise in Canada. In 2011, during the most challenging real estate market in history, Keller Williams surpassed Century 21 to become the 2nd largest real estate franchise in the U.S. In 2012, the company ranked as the No. 1 real estate franchise on the 33rd Annual Franchise 500 list by Entrepreneur magazine. In 2014, Keller Williams became the world’s largest real estate franchise by agent count. More so than ever before, real estate professionals are turning to Keller Williams Realty for the education, coaching, technology, culture and wealth building opportunities that are redefining their potential and powering their careers toward new heights. Recently, the company celebrated its 30th Anniversary and announced its rise to the top of the industry. Industry news outlet, REAL Trends was on hand to cover the event