AUSTIN, TEXAS April 18, 2023 — Keller Williams (KW), the world’s largest actual property franchise by agent depend, is increasing throughout Asia with a brand new area in India. As of March 31, the model has 35 market facilities and 1,349 brokers throughout eight areas in Asia.
“Our world presence continues to broaden with a powerful year-over-year enhance of over 17 p.c in our worldwide agent depend,” stated William E. Soteroff, president of Keller Williams Worldwide (KWW), the worldwide division of KW.
As of March 31, KWW has greater than 320 market facilities (outdoors of the U.S. and Canada) throughout 55-plus areas. KWW has 18,461 brokers collectively working outdoors the U.S. and Canada, up 17.6 p.c for the reason that finish of Q1 ’22.
“Constructing upon this outstanding development, we’re excited to announce the opening of a brand new area in Asia, positioned within the vibrant and quickly creating market of India,” stated Soteroff.
Led by Regional Director Sahil Kapoor, KW is initializing operations in India. At present, Kapoor and group are in conversations to companion with a number of revered builders within the Delhi-NCR market space.
“We’re excited to supply the KW worth proposition to our brokers and shoppers,” Kapoor stated. “We wish to elevate the bar of actual property providers in India and that may differentiate us from the remaining.”
With 14 years of expertise in actual property, Kapoor’s long-standing enterprise relationships with India’s main actual property builders are a strategic asset for KW’s launch. An award-winning actual property chief, he has been influential inside Nationwide Affiliation of Realtors India, taking part in quite a few coaching and talking alternatives.
“India’s extraordinary development and powerful financial outlook make it a great match for probably the most progressive actual property mannequin within the enterprise,” stated Kapoor. “Our long-term purpose is for KW to be the most important and most trusted title in the actual property trade in India.”
KWW is at the moment exploring additional growth alternatives throughout Africa, Central and South America, Central and Jap Europe, and all through Asia.
Core standards for brand new licensees begins with having a certified management group grounded in KW tradition; the corporate additionally strives for presidency, banking and judicial system stability, and the next maturity stage for an actual property market.
“Brokers throughout the globe are more and more drawn to us as a result of we’re the place the place entrepreneurs thrive,” stated Soteroff. “Relentlessly centered on brokers, we provide world-class fashions, methods, coaching and expertise that empowers their companies for development in any market.”
Exterior of the U.S. and Canada, KWW’s areas embody: Albania; Argentina; Aruba; Belgium; Belize; Bermuda; Bolivia; Bonaire; Cambodia; Chile; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cyprus; Czech Republic; Delhi NCR, India; Dominican Republic; Dubai, UAE; France; Germany; Greece; Guyana; Honduras; Eire; Israel; Italy; Jamaica; Japan; Luxembourg; Malaysia; Mexico; Monaco; Mongolia; Nicaragua; Panama; Paraguay; Peru; Philippines; Poland; Portugal; Puerto Rico; Romania; São Paulo, Brazil; Saudi Arabia; Serbia; Sint Maarten; Slovenia; Southern Africa; Spain; Suriname; Switzerland; Thailand; Turkey; Turks and Caicos; United Kingdom; Uruguay; and Vietnam.
About Keller Williams
Austin, Texas-based Keller Williams, the world’s largest actual property franchise by agent depend, has greater than 1,100 places of work and 189,000 brokers. The franchise can also be No. 1 in models and gross sales quantity in the USA.
Since 1983, the corporate has cultivated an agent-centric, technology-driven and education-based tradition that rewards brokers as stakeholders. For extra data, go to headquarters.kw.com.