ERA King Real Estate Alabama
43 years in business
SW: In a sentence or two, tell the readers a little bit about your business.
A family business started in 1969. We are also a Top 20 Company in America with ERA Franchise Systems.
SW: What makes your business unique?
ERA King has 4 offices serving all of East and Central Alabama
SW: In this roller coaster of an economy, describe in one word the key to success.
SW: What is the funniest or wildest thing that has ever happened or you have found on your property? When hurricane Opal came through in 1995 our house backed up with 12 feet of sewage. Phone & power were out so the joke was if you needed us just flush the message.
SW: Where would you like to see your business in 4 years?
Currently we have 4 offices, 20 support personnel and 100 agents. I’d like to see 6 offices, 30 support personnel and 150+ agents.
SW: What do you enjoy most about your business?
Bringing the “American dream” to families, especially young families.
SW: Any interesting company traditions?
We are known for working hard and playing harder. However, I guess it would be than an agent is presented ERA Blue Blazer Ceremony after their first sale.
What makes Shannon Waltchack stand out from other CRE firms?
You deal with an owner and I had the feeling they were sincerely interested in our success.