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As the nation’s first 100-percent commission company, Realty Executives International is committed to providing its associates and consumers alike with excellence and professionalism in real estate.

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Recent Press Releases

Realty Executives Announces New State-of-the-Art Training Center The Southeastern Michigan Regional Headquarters and training facility, located in Shelby Township, a northern suburb of Detroit, is used for office and training space for regional real estate professionals.

Realty Executives International Announces Strategic Growth Investment with Mid-America Region Realty Executives International announced its significant investment into Realty Executives Kansas City and the Realty Executives Mid-America Region, a territory that includes Kansas, Missouri and Colorado.

RISMedia Names Seven Realty Executives as 2019 Newsmakers RisMedia considers those who have been nominated as Newsmakers as thought leaders in the housing industry and for contributing to the field, their communities and consumers.

Realty Executives Bayview Opens Three New Offices in Vancouver Island Owner and President of Realty Executives Bayview, Allan Landa, and Managing Broker, Scott Reed, are no stranger to the real estate industry with a combined 30 years of experience.

Realty Executives International Launches EXEC University Realty Executives International announces the launch of its signature agent training program, EXEC™University. 

Realty Executives Elite Announces Three Realtors® Certified as Accredited Commercial Practitioners Chris Budz, Jim Chipain and Maribel Salgado-Little have recently been certified as an Accredited Commercial Practitioner (ACP) by the Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS®. 

AZ Business Magazine Names Realty Executives International in the "10 Best Places to Work in Arizona" The company was selected based on its employee satisfaction score of 98/100, and its CEO, David Tedesco, received an approval rating of 99.

David Tedesco Announces Realty Executives International Acquires The Great Lakes Region Covering Three States This recent acquisition continues franchisor’s aggressive growth strategy 

Realty Executives International Partners With Zillow To Include Canadian Property Listings David Tedesco, CEO of Realty Executives International, says Zillow shares the same consumer-centric perspective so partnership was a natural fit

Realty Executives International Acquires Largest Area Developer Region Covering Five States Southern Region acquisition continues franchisor’s aggressive growth strategy

CEO David Tedescco Announces the Appointment of New Realty Executives International President Patrick van den Bossche With 30 years of experience leading fast growth, start-up, and next-growth companies across multiple industries, van den Bossche brings a passion for people and a depth of expertise to his new role that matches Realty Executives International’s focus on aggressive network growth and expansion while nurturing a community-centric culture. 

Realty Executives International Acquisition: The Northern Arizona Brokerage David Tedesco, CEO of Realty Executives International says Realty Executives Northern Arizona has significant market share as well as strong leadership.

Realty Executives, FBI and NAR Team Up to Help Stop Wire Fraud Scammers have begun aggressively focusing on real estate in a serious phishing scam that has resulted in losses of hundreds of millions of dollars and devastating results for those in the process of purchasing a home. Realty Executives is teaming up with the FBI and National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) to help educate the industry on how to identify and help clients avoid falling prey to these potentially catastrophic scams with a free webinar on January 26 at 11 am CT.

Realty Executives International Ranked a Top Franchise Brand by Entrepreneur Magazine CEO David Tedesco states that the company's brand equity is built on a culture of excellence, agent productivity and entrepreneurial freedom. 

Realty Executives Premiere Recognized for Giving Back to Community Realty Executives International honors Realty Executives Premiere in Eureka, Missouri by naming the firm Brokerage of the Month for October 2017, highlighting significant and ongoing community service efforts.

Realty Executives Plus Ltd. awarded Brokerage of the Month Realty Executives International honors Realty Executives Plus Ltd. by naming the firm Brokerage of the Month for August 2017.

Realty Executives Agents are 47 Percent More Productive than Industry Average "Everything we do is designed to make our agents more productive - and it’s working." says David Tedesco, CEO of Realty Executives International.

Realty Executives Has the Highest-Ranking CEO in Real Estate According to Owler David Tedesco has been ranked the no. 1 leader in real estate according to community-based business insights platform, Owler.

Realty Executives Edge Named Brokerage of the Month for July 2017 Realty Executives International recognizes Ontario-based brokerage, Realty Executives Edge, naming the firm Brokerage of the Month for July 2017.

Realty Executives Alberta Elite expands to Edmonton and Calgary "We’re excited to partner as we develop our Western Canada territory and expand throughout Canada,” says David Tedesco, CEO of Realty Executives International.

Realty Executives International Announces New Vice President and VP of Franchise Services CEO David Tedesco Appoints David Celaya to Vice President and Alysia Heun to Vice President of Franchise Services.

Realty Executives Tucson Elite Honored as Brokerage of the Month for June 2017 Realty Executives International recognizes Realty Executives Tucson Elite for their high agent productivity, rapid growth, and agent-centric business model.

Realty Executives launches new brokerage in Ventura County, CA Realty Executives California Coast recently launched in Camarillo, CA. Broker/Owner Rick Pena and Business Manager Jodie Pena who will be managing the firm.

Realty Executives Welcomes New Edmonton Brokerage, Adds 15 REALTORS® as Newest Executives Realty Executives Vision, led by top 5% performer Darlene Reid and Steven Reid, a lawyer and REALTORS® Association of Edmonton instructor join Realty Executives network.

Realty Executives International Announces New Vice President and VP of Franchise Services Realty Executives International promotes company leaders David Celaya to Vice President, and Alysia Heun to Vice President of Franchise Services.

Realty Executives Metro Launches With Three High-Volume NYC Offices Former high-volume RE/MAX Broker Sal Calabrese launches new Realty Executives brokerage in NY, adding a team of almost 50 seasoned professionals to the network.







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Recent Exposure

3 Ways Your Buyers Can Prevent Wire Fraud

REALTOR® Mag  Features Alysia Heun

Realty Executives 'best workplace'

New Jersey Herald  Features Realty Executives Exceptional Realtors®

Condo sales slump while single family sales go up
St. Albert Gazette    Features James Mabey of Realty Executives Masters

Realty Executives talks to millennial agents about their careers
REAL Trends   Features Eddie Watters and Sarah Smart

Poll: Real Estate May Be the Answer to Millennials’ Financial Woes
RISMedia     Features Brittany Siller and Eddie Watters

Realty Executives focuses on B.C., Alberta
REMOnline.com     Features David Tedesco, and Darlene and Steven Reid of Realty Executives Vision

Realty Executives Edge named Brokerage of the Month for July 2017
Cambridge Now     Features Nelson Mathew of Realty Executives Edge

Realty Executives Agents 47 Percent More Productive Than Industry Average
RISMedia     Features David Tedesco, CEO of Realty Executives International

Realty Executives Today Has The Most Productive Agents In Queens
The Queens Gazette     Features Realty Executives Today / Steve Lagoudis

Local NJ Realtors rank among America's Best
The Sparta Independent     Features The Vega Valle Team and David Thoenig of Realty Executives Exceptional Realtors®

Are You Adapting Fast Enough? Your Questions Answered at RISMedia’s 2017 CEO Exchange
RISMedia     Features David Tedesco, CEO of Realty Executives International


















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