Portugal Named Global Region of the Year
The World’s Most Productive Real Estate Network* reports 18 percent growth outside the U.S. and Canada in 2017
RE/MAX, LLC continues to expand worldwide as the global real estate franchisor announced today an 18 percent increase in agent count outside the United States and Canada in 2017. The RE/MAX network recently surpassed more than 119,000 agents in more than 100 countries and territories worldwide.
“The global appeal of the RE/MAX network is unmatched by any of our competitors,” said Shawna Gilbert, Vice President of Global Development for RE/MAX. “In 2017, we were delighted to welcome six new countries to the RE/MAX network: Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Latvia, Antigua, Taiwan and Ethiopia. This global expansion not only helps to strengthen our in-network referral system, it also helps local job growth and the international real estate industry as a whole.”
In 2017, we were delighted to welcome six new countries to the RE/MAX network: Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Latvia, Antigua, Taiwan and Ethiopia.” Shawna Gilbert, Vice President of Global Development
RE/MAX honored four global regions with Region of the Year awards at the 2018 RE/MAX R4 Convention in Las Vegas. RE/MAX Portugal was named overall Global Region of the Year after an outstanding year marked by growth and achievement.
“RE/MAX Portugal added 55 new offices and grew the number of new agents by nearly 20 percent in 2017,” said Gilbert. “We’re seeing great success in the European region because our global Broker/Owners and agents have proven the value of experience and professionalism in their local markets.”
The RE/MAX Global Region of the Year Award winners are:
- Asia Pacific Region of the Year – RE/MAX Mongolia
- Europe Region of the Year – RE/MAX Portugal
- Middle East/Africa Region of the Year – RE/MAX of Southern Africa
- Latin America/Caribbean Region of the Year – RE/MAX Peru
*As measured by residential transaction sides