Century 21, the world’s largest residential real estate group was ranked the Top Global Real Estate Franchise for 2016 in the Top 100 Global Franchise Awards.
Out of the four real estate brands named in the list, the agency was ranked number 20, earning the top real estate accolade in the Franchise Direct's Top 100 Global Franchises, the premier, research-only based ranking of the world's top 100 franchises. In 2015, Century 21 was ranked number 31.
Harry Nicolaides, CEO at Century 21 South Africa comments: “As the leading global multinational real estate group, Century 21 provides unsurpassed and all-encompassing training, management, administrative and marketing support for the entire Century 21 system. Franchisees and agents who join the Century 21 Group benefit from a range of tools, programs and systems that enable the streamlining and effortless management of business operations”
“As Century 21 continues to grow its footprint in South Africa, we focus on franchise support and training, one of the measureable criteria used by Franchise Direct to rank each of the 100 franchises. Through the Century 21 National Training Academy, franchisees and agents gain valuable skills set, coaching and continuous education and members within the system attend all the latest course programs and have access to the latest real estate and industry news for free.”
Founded in 1971, Century 21 is represented in over 78 countries and territories with more than 6 800 Offices and 102,000 property professionals globally.