Century 21’s new CEO says agents will adapt to change

Mike Miedler’s first job after graduating from West Chester University of Pennsylvania was at Century 21. Now, over two decades later, the New Jersey native has been named CEO of the New Jersey-based company that gave him his start in the real estate business.

Century 21’s CEO is out

Nick Bailey, the executive behind Century 21’s massive rebranding campaign last March, is stepping down as CEO and president, Realogy confirmed to Inman Monday.

Relentless: The CENTURY 21® Brand Puts the Industry on Notice

Editor’s Note: This is the cover story in the May issue of RISMedia’s Real Estate magazine. Right now, the real estate industry is buzzing about the new CENTURY 21® brand identity, with some questioning if the global franchisor has what it takes to deliver on its new mission (Defy Mediocrity and Deliver Extraordinary Experiences), while […]

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Century 21 unveils ‘big, bold, ambitious’ rebrand

Century 21 rolled out a sweeping rebrand that aims to paint the nearly 50-year-old franchisor in a clean, sophisticated light. Overseen by CEO Nick Bailey, who took over the company in August, the aesthetic overhaul is intended to go beyond the surface…

Alaska agent recovering from Vegas shooting

Robert (Rob) McIntosh, an agent with Century 21 Gold Rush in North Pole, Alaska, had a date next weekend with his broker-owner, Mike VanSickle in the Bahamas for the Century 21 top agent retreat. Instead he will be in Las Vegas continuing his strong re…

Alaska agent recovering from Vegas shooting

Robert (Rob) McIntosh, an agent with Century 21 Gold Rush in North Pole, Alaska, had a date next weekend with his broker-owner, Mike VanSickle in the Bahamas for the Century 21 top agent retreat. Instead he will be in Las Vegas continuing his strong re…

The Inman Files: All-day open houses and reconsidering Chris Rock

You can imagine the day when the houses with more showing hours and easier access will sell faster than homes done the old way. The parallel to e-commerce is unmistakable …

Nick Bailey Set to Change the Real Estate Conversation

How the President and CEO of CENTURY 21® plans to strengthen the brand’s voice Editor’s Note: Bailey will join a discussion with RISMedia CEO John Featherston and Realogy Franchise Group CEO John Peyton at RISMedia’s CEO Exchange next month on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at the prestigious Harvard Club of New York City. For more information, […]

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The Inman Files: Blow up Upstream

Two years ago, Inman Connect held a panel on the Upstream Project, the budding real estate broker initiative to take back control of its home listings. After a detailed explanation by one of the founding Upstream members, I asked one of the other panelists, savvy real estate team leader Lisa Archer, what she thought of Upstream. She deadpanned, “What is it? I don’t understand. How would that help me, exactly?” …

Century 21 Names Nick Bailey President and CEO

Century 21 Real Estate has named Nick Bailey, former executive at Zillow Group, president and CEO, the company announced Wednesday. Bailey, a 20-year veteran of the real estate industry known as a leader in brokerage, franchising, management and technology, will be responsible for building on the brand’s foundation and positioning the brand in global markets. […]

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