DENVER – RE/MAX®, the #1 name in real estate*, once again has the most visited real estate franchise website, according to recent Hitwise data for 2017.**
A recent report by Hitwise, a provider of online clickstream data collection and analytics, concluded that remax.com was visited significantly more than any other real estate franchise site last year. According to the data, century21.com (Century 21) had 48 percent fewer visits than remax.com, kw.com (Keller Williams) had 55 percent fewer visits and coldwellbanker.com (Coldwell Banker) had 68 percent fewer visits.
The remax.com site drew over 90 million visits in 2017, according to internal data.***
“90 million visits to remax.com is a remarkable amount of traffic,” said RE/MAX CEO Adam Contos, “RE/MAX has a substantial digital footprint and we continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Attracting more visits means more visibility for RE/MAX listings, and more opportunities for RE/MAX agents to help buyers and sellers”
Remax.com features a streamlined look – designed to easily guide consumers through the home-searching process. Edge-to-edge content, large gallery images and map-based search functions all provide users with a more personalized experience. Visitors can also search using a completely customizable My RE/MAX account, which allows them to save favorite properties, share homes on social media, connect with a local agent, request a showing and even find properties based on commute times or other subjective criteria. Remax.com visitors are able to explore more than 90,000 listings through custom videos powered by VScreen.
Remax.com also serves as a gateway to other company websites. Whether visitors are searching for high-end luxury properties, commercial investments or a new home in dozens of countries and territories around the globe, they are able to access them all – via The RE/MAX Collection®, RE/MAX Commercial® and RE/MAX global listings – conveniently from remax.com.
From a single office that opened in 1973 in Denver, Colo., RE/MAX has grown into a global real estate network with more than 115,000 sales associates in more than 100 countries and territories. RE/MAX was recently ranked the top real estate franchise, No. 5 overall, in the 2018 Franchise 500 survey, was the leading real estate franchise for the ninth consecutive year in the 2017 Franchise Times Top 200+® survey and was ranked the top real estate franchise in Entrepreneur’s 2017 Top Global Franchises list.
About the RE/MAX Network
RE/MAX was founded in 1973 by Dave and Gail Liniger, with an innovative, entrepreneurial culture affording its agents and franchisees the flexibility to operate their businesses with great independence. Over 115,000 agents provide RE/MAX a global reach of more than 100 countries and territories. Nobody sells more real estate than RE/MAX when measured by residential transaction sides. RE/MAX, LLC, one of the world’s leading franchisors of real estate brokerage services, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of RMCO, LLC, which is controlled and managed by RE/MAX Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:RMAX). With a passion for the communities in which its agents live and work, RE/MAX is proud to have raised more than $157 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® and other charities. For more information about RE/MAX, to search home listings or find an agent in your community, please visit www.remax.com. For the latest news about RE/MAX, please visit www.remax.com/newsroom.
* Source: MMR Strategy Group study of unaided awareness
** Source: Hitwise data for full-year 2017
*** Source: RE/MAX first-party data for full-year 2017