Episode 449: 01-18-18
Jim Fried of Fried On Business talks to Ron Shuffield, President and CEO of Esslinger-Wooten-Maxwell Realtors® (EWM), a 50-year-old general real estate brokerage firm with 10 offices in South Florida. EWM also is the South Florida exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate (CIRE), a division of the Christie’s Art Auction House based in London. Shuffield has been a member of the international advisory board of CIRE since 2001. As a part-owner of EWM since 1984, he sold EWM in 2003 to HomeServices of America, Inc., an affiliate of Berkshire Hathaway. EWM has 800 associates and staff members who are involved in $2.0 billion of South Florida real estate service transactions annually. Jim and Ron discuss trends in the South Florida Residential Real Estate Market.