RE/MAX Wins Top Real Estate Franchise Ranking

“It’s official, RE/MAX has again been listed as the highest-ranking real estate franchise in the Franchise 500 Real Estate Category, and ranks #21 among all franchises – a significant jump from #75 last year.

DENVER Press Release – For the fourth consecutive year, RE/MAX, LLC holds the lead among real estate brands in the 37th annual 2016 Franchise 500 survey by Entrepreneur magazine. RE/MAX has held the top spot for 13 of the last 17 years.

Top Real Estate Franchise Rankings in the 2016 Franchise 500:
•21 – RE/MAX, LLC
•137 – Weichert Real Estate Affiliates
•166 – Realty Executives
•206 – Keller Williams Realty

In addition to the ranking as the leading real estate brand, the Denver-based franchisor was also ranked #21 among all franchises. This represents a significant jump from last year’s position at #75.

‘The RE/MAX business model is attractive to franchisees because it’s agent-centric and focused on a high level of customer service,’ said Chris Pflueger, Vice President, Business Development, RE/MAX, LLC. ‘Our franchisees benefit from the reach of a worldwide network and the many tools and resources that RE/MAX provides.’

Entrepreneur magazine’s annual Franchise 500 is the oldest and most comprehensive franchise ranking in the world. All companies are judged on quantifiable methods, including financial strength, stability, size, and growth rate. This year, top ranked franchises included well-known companies such as Jimmy John’s #1, Subway #5, McDonald’s #6, 7-Eleven #7 and Pizza Hut #11.

In October, RE/MAX was honored for the seventh consecutive year as the leading real estate franchise in another respected survey, the Franchise Times Top 200″ (, press release).