RE/MAX says that it now has more than 30,000 real estate agents outside the US and Canada having grown almost 17 per cent in 2016.

The real estate franchisor has seen particularly strong growth in its global network in Europe and the Caribbean and also has a growing presence in Latin America.

"We're incredibly excited and proud to be hitting this global milestone," said Larry Oberly, Vice President, Global Development, RE/MAX, LLC. "RE/MAX has a global presence that is unmatched by its competitors. Our unique business model revolves around the agent and raises professional standards in the industry by embracing training and transparency. We have the most productive agents who strive to provide their clients with the best customer service possible."

The network was founded in 1973 by Dave and Gail Liniger and now operates in more than 100 countries.

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