Weichert, Realtors® Adds Three Franchise Offices in Massachusetts and New York
Morris Plains, N.J. — Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc., the franchise arm of Weichert, Realtors®, continues its expansion in the Northeast with the openings of a franchise office in Norwell, MA, and two more offices in NY, located in Liverpool and in West Islip. Weichert’s growing NY presence now includes 45 open company-owned and franchised sales offices.
The three new Weichert affiliates are:
- WEICHERT, REALTORS® - The Chase Team, Norwell, MA. Owner and Broker Donna Chase converted her independent agency south of Boston to Weichert’s newest affiliate in the Bay State.
- WEICHERT, REALTORS® - Professional Services, Liverpool, NY. Rich VanLiew is the owner and broker of this four-year-old agency serving the Greater Syracuse area.
- WEICHERT, REALTORS® - Shore to Shore, West Islip, NY. This four-year-old agency owned by Bill Deegan, president, and Barry Turk, broker of record, joins 12 other affiliated Weichert offices open on Long Island.
Martin J. Rueter, president of Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, welcomed the new franchisees and said, “We look forward to a strong relationship with these well-respected companies who share our core values and commitment to superior service.”
The Weichert Family of Companies is one of the nation's largest privately owned providers of real estate and home ownership services. Home to more than 4,600 sales associates among its franchised sales offices, Weichert Real Estate Affiliates launched its first independently owned and operated franchise in January 2002 and since has grown to more than 225 signed offices in 20 states. It was the only real estate organization to be named in the Top Ten New Franchises 2005 by Entrepreneur Magazine and also was on the magazine's list of Top 100 Fastest Growing Franchises.
Weichert has more than 17,800 sales associates in over 410 company-owned and franchised sales offices in key markets throughout the U.S. A family of full-service real estate and financial services companies, Weichert helps customers buy and sell both residential and commercial real estate, and streamlines the delivery of mortgages and home and title insurance. For more information, call Weichert's customer service center at 1-800-USA-SOLD, or visit Weichert's Web site, www.weichert.com.Each Weichert franchised office is independently owned and operated.