Weichert Real Estate Affiliates Inc. has opened an office in South Dakota, a new market for the company.
The real estate franchise grew its national presence with 17 new office signings in the second quarter, with two-thirds of new locations opening in Arizona, Texas and California.
Other new locations include offices in Connecticut, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Illinois.
The growth contributed to a 6.6 percent increase in U.S. market presence compared to the same time last year, according to a release.
“We’re committed to providing our franchise offices with all the resources a company would need to compete at the highest level, which makes it easier for them to do what they do best: take care of their agents and their clients,” said Bill Scavone, president and chief operating officer of Weichert Real Estate Affiliates Inc., in a statement.
Weichert has affiliate locations in 39 states, serving over 350 locations.