Keller Williams, the world’s largest real estate franchise by agent count, is expanding internationally with new master franchises in Bermuda and the Philippines.
Outside of the United States and Canada, the franchise is now home to 5,073 international agents across the 26 countries and regions it has awarded master franchise agreements to date.
“We are so proud to welcome KW Bermuda and KW Philippines into our growing worldwide family,” said William E. Soteroff, president, Keller Williams Worldwide, the international division of Keller Williams. “Utilizing our systems and models, agents in these new regions will be better able to expand their business opportunities while serving their clients at the highest level.”
Led by Regional Operating Principal Albert Moura, the Keller Williams franchise in Bermuda is initializing operations. Since 2003, Moura has served as the owner of Bermuda-based Moura & Associates, which will rebrand into a Keller Williams franchise.
Nine real estate professionals are expected to become a part of KW Bermuda with the rebrand. Moura & Associates currently specializes in the sale and lease of residential and commercial properties in country.
“What made Keller Williams stand out is that it’s so agent-centric,” said Moura. “The brand is so focused on education and culture.”
“With Keller Williams’ models and systems, our agents will be the most educated, productive and motivated in Bermuda. They will be equipped with all the best business tools in real estate,” said Moura.