Keller Williams

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Keller Williams Reviews

Updated December 17, 2014
Updated December 17, 2014
496 Reviews
4.2
496 Reviews
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Keller Williams CEO Mark Willis
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • The profit sharing was nice and the work life balance was unbelievable (in 52 reviews)

  • Great Company with wonderful management team at DFW North, Great training (in 36 reviews)


Cons
  • Doesn't give out leads to new agents or have phones to answer for possible leads (in 28 reviews)

  • Some people shouldn't be real estate agents (in 8 reviews)

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  1.  

    Admin Asst

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Keller Williams

    Pros

    Flexibility, laid-back environment, encouragement in furthering your RE career.

    Cons

    Data entry very menial work, very slow and once data entry was done nothing to do to keep you busy.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to start your real estate career

    Current Employee - Real Estate Agent in Woodcliff Lake, NJ
    Current Employee - Real Estate Agent in Woodcliff Lake, NJ

    I have been working at Keller Williams

    Pros

    They offer tons of training and they set you up for success. They have daily training sessions for all aspects of real estate.

    It is very much a family atmosphere at Keller Williams. Everyone is willing to help you out if you ask.

    Cons

    All commission and no benefits but that is just the business. When you find a real estate company that offers benefits, sign me up!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management is very helpful so there is not much advice besides keep doing your thing.

  3.  

    Supportive!

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Transaction Coordinator in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Transaction Coordinator in Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at Keller Williams full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    A community of agents and KW staff are there to help and are excited to see you succeed. A very positive, healthy workplace if you choose to be a part of it.

    Cons

    You are ultimately on your own, as your own business. Need to be or become a go-getter

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make sure your team focused agents are getting proper leadership training.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Keller Williams

    Pros

    Great company, wonderful atmosphere, joy to work at.

    Cons

    Broker needs to be more helpful.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Agent

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Keller Williams

    Pros

    Good group of people to work with

    Cons

    Commission pay. You never know when your next paycheck is coming.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None, great management.

  7.  

    From the "Staff Prospective"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director of Agent Services in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Director of Agent Services in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Keller Williams

    Pros

    Wonderful people, great hours, okay pay, motivated team, flexible, freedom at work, able to coach/teach hundreds of people

    Cons

    Pay not as high as it could be

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the culture, it is what holds the business together

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    KW means family. And business.

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Real Estate Broker in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Real Estate Broker in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Keller Williams full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Excellent culture. Agents are friendly and helpful, unlike other brokerages with a "sink or swim" or "free-for-all" approach.
    Great education. Tons of free classes, training opportunities, and online resources. KW lives up to its claim of being "an education company disguised as a real estate brokerage".
    Team brand/model. Business structure focuses on team branding rather than brokerage branding. Freedom to create your own company within a company. Focus on expansion and leverage for big picture thinkers.

    Cons

    Lots of red kool aid.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Independent contractor with team setting

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Real Estate Broker
    Current Employee - Real Estate Broker

    I have been working at Keller Williams full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    I love the fact that the agents with the most experience take time to teach classes in IGNITE. The program teaches new agents & seasoned agents about selling presentation to how to hold a successful open house.

    If you get with the right team leader you will never be confused, unprepared, or alone.

    It's a family atmosphere, community involvement with KW Cares, & a continuous learning environment.

    Cons

    Regardless of what it's 100% commission & you work for every cent you make.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep improving learning tools & updating vendors

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Love the Training and family feel!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Realtor in Cedar Park, TX
    Current Employee - Realtor in Cedar Park, TX

    I have been working at Keller Williams full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    I joined KW for all the training they offered. I have learned so much in the first year I have been in real estate.

    Cons

    The pay is comission only.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  11.  

    Very informative and helpful.. Lots of opprtunities to learn and give lots of opportunities to improve myself

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Realtor in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Realtor in San Antonio, TX

    I have been working at Keller Williams full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    A lot of pros

    Cons

    This is not applicable because it's in your hands

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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