PARSIPPANY, N.J. (April 20, 2011) — Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of the world’s largest residential real estate sales organization, today announced that CENTURY 21 China will host a meeting today for members of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) during their trade mission to China.
CENTURY 21 China Chairman & CEO Donald Zhang and Vice Chairman and President Harry Lu will greet the members of AREAA, a non-profit professional trade organization dedicated to promoting sustainable homeownership opportunities in Asian American communities by creating a powerful national voice for housing and real estate professionals that serve this dynamic market. Zhang and Lu will welcome the organization to discuss initiatives for CENTURY 21 China and current real estate trends in the country.
“As the largest real estate sales organization in the world, we place a continued emphasis on cross-cultural learning,” said Rick Davidson, president and CEO of Century 21 Real Estate LLC. “We are excited to have members of the CENTURY 21® System who are active in AREAA and can help facilitate the relationship between real estate professionals in the United States and China.”
Leading the delegation is Kenneth Li, the 2011 chairman of the Asian Real Estate Association of America. Li is a broker and president of CENTURY 21 South West in Houston, Texas. Among other AREAA members, he will be joined by Nancy Suvarnamani, president of CENTURY 21 S.G.R. in Chicago, Illinois, and Tanya Reu, senior vice president of human resources for the Realogy Franchise Group. Realogy Corporation, the parent company of Century 21 Real Estate LLC, has been a proud supporter of AREAA for several years.
Li will speak on behalf of the AREAA organization and lead discussions about a collaboration between CENTURY 21 China and AREAA to expand the network and increase the volume of real estate business conducted between China and the United States.
The CENTURY 21 brand has been represented in China since 2000 and is the fastest-growing international region within the CENTURY 21 System. The CENTURY 21 China organization is comprised of more than 21,000 sales professionals with more than 1,500 offices serving home buyers and sellers throughout 32 of the nation’s cities. For more information about Century 21 China Real Estate, please visit, http://www.century21cn.com/english.