AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Keller Williams (“KW”), the world’s largest real estate technology franchise by number of agents, has appointed Levi Rodgers as director of KW Military. And, San Antonio, Texas-based real estate group Levi Rodgers is also announcing its move to Keller Williams.
“It is a true honor and privilege to announce Levi Rodgers as Director of KW Military,” said Carl Liebert, CEO of kwx, KW’s holding company. “A decorated veteran and recognized leader in the real estate business, Levi has a deep passion for providing the highest levels of customer service to active, reservist and military service veterans and their families.
“Since my first interaction with Levi, I have been deeply inspired by his service, his sacrifice and his commitment to serving military families,” Liebert said.
Originally unveiled by KW on Veterans Day (November 11, 2021), KW Military is a strong business and networking community. KW Military’s mission is to honor the service and sacrifice of KW officers by providing the tools, training and camaraderie needed to build a great business and an even greater life.
“I am honored to lead KW Military – a national initiative that will educate the military and veteran community about careers in real estate as we create their path to success,” said Levi Rodgers, Founder and CEO. of the Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group.
“Thirty seconds of honesty from a real estate agent changed my life. My mission is to inspire and encourage my people — veterans and their families — to thrive in civilian life,” Rodgers said. “Real estate can help transform their future, and offering resources like a free real estate school for veterans and their families will be part of how we remove the barriers that exist for them to enter the profession.”
Through KW Military, KW is now leveraging the KW School of Real Estate (KSCORE) for the benefit of military service members. In 2021, KW announced KSCORE in partnership with Kaplan. Key to the effort, Kaplan Real Estate Education offers a state-approved pre-licensing program for aspiring real estate agents and continuing real estate education credits for existing agents.
Rodgers began his real estate career in 2012. In 2016, he founded the Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group.
In 2021, the Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group sold more than 2,800 units with a sales volume of more than $940 million, according to regional reports. The Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group consists of 145 people, 126 agents and 19 support staff.
More than half of Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group team members are military or have family members in the military. Currently, the Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group operates in the Texas markets of San Antonio, Austin, Killeen and El Paso.
The Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group will join KW San Antonio City-View as a hub. Wendi Harrelson, KW Division Manager and KW Military Task Force Leader, is leading the group’s integration into KW.
A highly decorated U.S. Army Special Forces veteran, Rodgers originally enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1996. As a noncommissioned officer and then a warrant officer, he served in Afghanistan, Iraq, Colombia, Guatemala, in Peru, El Salvador, Bosnia and Panama. .
The Levi Rodgers Real Estate Group specializes in all aspects of residential real estate, including the areas of military and veteran real estate benefits, home purchase programs, land, luxury real estate and l commercial real estate.
“We are thrilled to partner with Levi in supporting our ongoing efforts to recognize, honor and deliver purposeful value to the American military community,” said Sajag Patel, vice president of segments, KW.
Upon request, a detailed biography, biographical videos and high-resolution portraits of Rodgers are also available.
About Keller Williams
Based in Austin, Texas, Keller Williams, the world’s largest real estate technology franchise by number of agents, has more than 1,100 offices and 200,000 associates. The franchise is also #1 in units and sales volume in the United States. kwx is the holding company of Keller Williams.
In 2020, Keller Williams initially began forming kwx, consisting of Keller Williams, Keller Williams Worldwide and Keller Home Financial Services, consisting of Keller Mortgage, Keller Covered, Keller Manage and Keller Offers.
Since 1983, the company has cultivated an agent-centric, technology-driven, education-based culture that rewards agents as stakeholders. For more information, visit kwx.kw.com.