BELLINGHAM, Washington, July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – eXp World Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXPI), the holding company of eXp Realty, one of the world’s fastest growing residential and commercial real estate companies , announced today that it has exceeded 60,000 agents worldwide. This is an 85% year-over-year increase from 32,403 agents in July 2020.
“Our growth is a direct result of our agent-centric value proposition and our commitment to providing the best possible resources for our agents to be successful,” said Jason Gesing, CEO of eXp Realty. “Agents are immersed in our innovative cloud-based model that offers clear financial incentives and unmatched technology and training. Starting the second half of 2021 with more than 60,000 agents lays a solid foundation for continued growth. “
In 2021, eXp Realty expanded to eight new international locations, including Puerto Rico, Brazil, Italy, Hong Kong, Colombia, Spain, Israel and Panama. Additionally, for the fourth year in a row, agents and employees named eXp Realty the Best Place to Work for the 2021 Glassdoor Employee Choice Awards among Major U.S. Companies.
Here are some of the biggest agents and teams who joined eXp Realty in the first half of the year:
- Kanoa Biondolillo and Baja 123 in Rosarito, Mexico
Kanoa Biondolillo and his team of 16 joined eXp México in January 2021. Baja 123 is one of the largest independent real estate teams in the state of Baja California, having sold thousands of homes since 2005.
- Terrence Murphy Sr. and TM5 Properties in College Station, Texas
Terrence Murphy Sr. and his wife Erica, moved TM5 Properties to eXp Realty in February 2021. Murphy was a former star footballer with Texas A&M before turning pro with the Green Bay Packers. Since 2012, TM5 Properties has completed 6,000 transactions and $ 900 million in volume.
- Michael Perry and the Perry Band in Salt Lake City, Utah
Michael perry and its team of 52 agents joined eXp Realty in March 2021. The Perry Group achieved a sales volume of $ 22 million on 52 transactions in 2020.
- Jon Lahey and the Lahey Group in Washington, DC
Jon Lahey and its team of 20 agents joined eXp Realty in April 2021. The Lahey Group closed 258 transactions for nearly $ 95 million in gross sales in 2020 in the Washington, DC area. He is an All-Star Agent with a page of testimonials from luminaries such as Barbara Corcoran and Ryan Seacrest.
- Drew Woolcott and the Woolcott team in Hamilton / Burlington, Ontario
Drew woolcott and its team of 40 joined eXp Realty in April 2021. The Woolcott team is one of the most productive brokerages in Ontario, having sold over 6,248 homes and made over $ 2.7 billion ( Canadian dollars) of sales.
- Mark and Neil Gellman and Team Gellman in St. Louis, Missouri
Brothers Mark and Neil Gellman and their team of 37 joined eXp Realty in May 2021. The Gelman team is one of the 250 best real estate teams in America according to the RealTrends ranking in 2019 and one of the biggest teams in St. Louis. In 2021, The Gellman Team exceeded $ 1.3 billion in sales.
- V Sridhar in New Delhi, India
V Sridhar and his team of over 70 agents joined eXp India in May 2021. Sridhar has been in the real estate industry for over 20 years. As a digital real estate specialist and coach, he has trained more than 35,000 real estate agents.
- Daniel Zia and the Zia group in Santa Barbara, California
Daniel Zia and its team of 20 elected to partner with eXp Realty in May 2021. The Zia Group focuses on luxury real estate in and around Santa Barbara and Montecito, Calif., and raised $ 189,888,682 in volume with 128 transactions in 2020. They are the No. 1 team for most homes sold in Santa Barbara.
- Andresa Guidelli and The Real Estate InvestHER in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Andresa Guidelli, including Real estate investor The platform enables women to live financially free and balanced lives on their own terms, joined eXp Realty in June 2021. She is co-host of “The Real Estate InvestHER Show” and co-author of Amazon’s bestseller “The Only Woman in the room: knowledge and inspiration from 20 successful female real estate investors.”
About eXp World Holdings, Inc.
eXp World Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXPI) is the holding company of eXp Realty, Virbela, Showcase IDX and SUCCESS Enterprises.
eXp World Holdings and its global brokerage firm, eXp Realty, is one of the world’s fastest growing real estate technology companies with over 60,000 agents in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, South Africa, India, Mexico, Portugal, France, Puerto Rico, Brazil, Italy, Hong Kong, Colombia, Spain, Israel and Panama, and continues to expand internationally. As a publicly traded company, eXp World Holdings offers real estate professionals the unique opportunity to earn equity rewards for production goals and contributions to the overall growth of the business. eXp World Holdings and its businesses offer a full suite of real estate brokerage and technology solutions, including its innovative residential and commercial brokerage model, professional services, collaborative tools and personal development. Cloud-based brokerage is powered by an immersive 3D platform that is deeply social and collaborative, enabling agents to be more connected and productive.
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