Keller Williams Capital Properties on Inc. 5000 List for 8th Time

Washington, DC-based brokerage included in top 1% of Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies with notable growth. Today Keller Williams Capital Properties, an affiliate company of The Menkiti Group, was recognized on the 2017 Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies in America. 2017 marks the eighth year that the brokerage has appeared […]

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KWCP Names Frank Manley as Agent Technology Driver

In today’s consumer-driven digital world, companies must make a decision – disrupt or be disrupted. Keller Williams is no different. As announced during Family Reunion’s 2017 State of Your Company Address, Keller Williams has embarked on its next evolution – to become a technology company that provides the real estate platform that our agents, our […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Named Washington Post Top Large Company Workplace

Keller Williams Capital Properties announced today that it has been named to The Washington Post 2017 Top Workplaces list as the second runner-up in the Large Company category. A total of 150 Companies were honored and announced on Thursday, June 15 at The Washington Post Headquarters in Washington, DC. This also marks the fourth consecutive […]

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KWCP Rises Among Top Power Brokers in RIS Media Annual Report

WASHINGTON– RISMedia Power Broker Survey recently released their 2017 report, announcing Keller Williams Capital Properties once again among the largest residential real estate brokerages in America. RISMedia highlights the nation’s top real estate firms in its annual Power Broker Survey. This year, Keller Williams Capital Properties ranked #90 in volume and #161 in transactions, marking […]

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RED Day 2017: A chance to give where we live

Introduced in 2009, RED Day, which stands for Renew, Energize and Donate, is Keller Williams Realty’s annual day of service. Each year on the second Thursday of May, associates celebrate KW Vice Chairman Mo Anderson’s birthday by spending the day away from their businesses to serve worthy organizations and causes in their communities. At Keller […]

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Brenda Small on a Big Stage for NAR

KWCP DC Associate Broker thrives with work on national initiatives If you’ve seen the cover for the March/April issue of REALTOR® magazine, you saw KW Capital Properties (KWCP) DC Associate Broker, Brenda Small, BPOR, GRI standing proudly with fellow National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) leaders in front of the capitol building, preparing for the upcoming […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties hits $2B in 2016 sales

Brokerage touts four teams in the Keller Williams Realty International’s list of top producers for December 2016, capping off the biggest year in the brokerage’s history. Today Washington, DC-based Keller Williams Capital Properties (KWCP) announced the 2016 year-end residential home sales results of just over $2 billion for the first time since the business was […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Supports Megateam Expansion of MG Residential into Anacostia

The Menkiti Group launches MG Residential – Anacostia River Properties expansion team with plans to open office on Good Hope Road in early 2017 WASHINGTON – The Menkiti Group, an integrated real estate services company, today announced the launch of its Anacostia-focused residential sales expansion team, MG Residential – Anacostia River Properties. The $100 million […]

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Shout Out to David Bediz

KWCP Family, Please take a moment to listen to this special Shout Out to David Bediz, and my quick thoughts on how to sequence the building of a solid place in 2017. And remember, Tuesday, November 1st is the Business Planning Clinic in DC. Sign up here: KWCP DC 2017 Plan   Brandon Green

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Thoughts on 2017

KWCP Family, I’m working from home today advancing my 2017 business and personal plan and wanted to share some thoughts I have on the topic in this video Please note: Business Planning Clinics are coming up in DC on November 1st and in Bethesda on November 10th – check out the link here: MREA Business […]

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October is Your 2017 Planning Month

KWCP Family,  October is the month to lay out your vision and plan for 2017 – professionally and personally. What do you want to accomplish? What outcomes are you looking for? How will you experience 2017? Mark your calendar for three key dates when Pam O’Bryant is going to deliver the Business Planning Clinic – […]

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3 Points from I C100

KW Capital Properties Family, KWCP is among the top 50 fastest growing inner city companies in the country as ranked by Initiative Competitive Inner City! Our entrepreneurial agents and phenomenal staff are at the heart of our continued growth and shared prosperity – thank you! Watch this video for some key takeaways from the Inner […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Honored on the Inner City 100 List by ICIC and Fortune Magazine

WASHINGTON – Keller Williams Capital Properties has been honored by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City and Fortune Magazine as the 47th fastest-growing inner city company in the U.S. The Inner City 100 program recognizes successful and rapidly growing inner city businesses and their CEOs as role models for entrepreneurship, innovative business practices, and job […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Names Jody Moses as Team Leader for Upper Northwest DC

Keller Williams Capital Properties (KWCP) announced that Jody Moses has been appointed as Team Leader for Keller Williams Capital Properties Upper Northwest DC. Prior to joining KWCP, Jody was the Business Development/Proposal Manager at CBRE in Washington DC and has a diverse background in residential real estate to include: Residential Real Estate Agent (Rookie of the Year) […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Names Rebecca Hakola as Assistant Team Leader for Fairfax

Rebecca to also serve as Team Leader for the Springfield Market Center Keller Williams Capital Properties (KWCP) announced that Rebecca Hakola has been appointed as Assistant Team Leader for Keller Williams Capital Properties Fairfax. Rebecca will also serve as the Team Leader for the Springfield Market Center. Prior to her appointment to Assistant Team Leader […]

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For The Skeptics On SHIFT

Keller Williams Capital Properties Family, This week, I wanted to continue the discussion about the SHIFT. Let’s take a look at the local statistics, DC (LINK) and Montgomery County (LINK). Watch this video and let me know what you think. You can order SHIFT books online here: https://www.kellerink.com/books/shift/ Brandon Green

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INC 5000 Recognizes Keller Williams Capital Properties for the seventh year in a row!

Keller Williams Capital Properties has been recognized on Inc.’s 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. 2016 marks the seventh year of Keller Williams Capital Properties  being recognized by Inc for the remarkably consistent high growth displayed by the company. In the past 10 years, Keller Williams Capital Properties has grown to five offices throughout DC, […]

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The illusive perfect moment – reappeared

KWCP Family, I recall vividly the last time it happened. I was just outside of Kennebunkport, Maine a few summers ago. The tide was out, the summer breeze unusually comfortable, and we had just finished dinner and I was walking with a small sensible cup of ice cream. Suddenly it struck me, everything appeared perfect. Nothing […]

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Gratitude

KW Capital Properties Family, Today I want to highlight four individuals in the organization and express tremendous gratitude to them for all that they do for us here at Keller Williams Capital Properties. Watch this video Brandon Green

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Keller Williams Capital Properties recognized as a Washington Post Top Workplace for the Third Year in a Row

WASHINGTON – Last night, at a private awards event, The Washington Post recognized Keller Williams Capital Properties (KWCP) as one of the best large companies to work for in the Greater Washington metropolitan region. The recognition will be published in Sunday’s Washington Post 2016 Top Workplaces feature section. This year marks the third year Keller […]

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The CPMG Foundation Partners with Higher Achievement to Launch Higher Achievement’s Newest Center at Brookland Middle School

WASHINGTON – The CPMG Foundation is proud to partner with Higher Achievement in launching Higher Achievement’s newest Center at Brookland Middle School. The CPMG Foundation is a joint venture between the Menkiti Group and Keller Williams Capital Properties. Over the past four decades, Higher Achievement has operated its achievement centers in underserved neighborhoods in Washington, DC, […]

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Washington Business Journal Ranks Keller Williams Capital Properties Within Top Ten Regional Brokerages

WASHINGTON – The Washington Business Journal has released its 2015 list of the largest residential real estate brokerages in the metropolitan area by closed sales volume. Thanks to our hard-working agent entrepreneurs, Keller Williams Capital Properties grew 17% over the past year and is the third largest DC-based brokerage. Keller Williams Capital Properties recorded $1.75 […]

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Reasons or Results

KW Capital Properties Family, It’s Friday and I am about to go inside for Expansion Systems Orientation. This week, I want to issue a challenge to everyone:Where are reasons holding you back from a goal? Take a look at this video and let me know what you think.

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The CPMG Foundation and Washington Redskins’ Ryan Kerrigan Launch Kerrigan’s Corner at the HSC Pediatric Center

(From L-R: Bo Menkiti, Rachel Valentino, Ryan Kerrigan, Brandon Green and Kymber Menkiti) WASHINGTON – The CPMG Foundation, founded in 2014 by the Menkiti Group and Keller Williams Capital Properties, and Ryan Kerrigan of the Washington Redskins launched “Kerrigan’s Korner” at The HSC Pediatric Center, on Wednesday afternoon. The HSC Pediatric Center is a medical facility for youth with […]

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Important announcement

KW Capital Properties Fairfax Team,  Over the last couple of months, we conducted a national search to find a Team Leader to take Keller Williams Capital Properties Fairfax, and your businesses to the next level.  Our mission is to transform lives, careers, and communities through real estate and so it has been within that framework […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties – Bethesda/ Chevy Chase to Host Charity Golf Tournament

Keller Williams Capital Properties – Bethesda/ Chevy Chase to Host a Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit the Greentree Shelter for Children & Families.  When: Monday, May 9th, 2016 Time: Registration Begins at 8:00am; Shotgun Start at 9:00am Where: RedGate Golf Course, 14500 Avery Rd, Rockville, MD 0853 Entry: $260.00 Per Team ($65/person); $75.00 for individuals Price Includes: green fees, cart, […]

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“Opportunity”

KW Capital Properties Family, Wednesday afternoon we brought all our ALC members together for a special luncheon with our CEO Bo Menkiti on the 7 Keys to Wealth Building. During the presentation the conversation about “Opportunity” came up. If you monitor your Facebook feed you might think Opportunity is everywhere and you also might think […]

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Are you the Obvious Choice?

KW Capital Properties Family, Twice a year I fly to Austin to spend about a day and half with the top 100 agents in the company called Gary’s Top 100.  To prepare he usually asks us to read a book and this time it is Peter Sheahan’s Matter. Move beyond the competition, create more value, […]

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KWCP Ranks Among the Top-Producing Brokerage Firms in 2016’s RISMedia Power Broker Survey and Real Trends Report RISM

WASHINGTON – RISMedia Power Broker Survey and REAL Trends recently released their 2016 reports, announcing Keller Williams Capital Properties among the largest residential real estate brokerages in America. RISMedia highlights the nation’s top real estate firms in its annual Power Broker Survey. This year, Keller Williams Capital Properties ranked #106 in volume and #187 in […]

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Planting seeds

Friends, I was reminded this week how important and fun it is to selflessly plant seeds for the future. Since we have so many 30 Under 30 award recipients in the DC Area – Bo and I, along with Koki Adasi with Long and Foster decided to host the group in DC for an early […]

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Stephanie Liotta-Atkinson, Vice President of the Menkiti Group, Recognized with Washington’s SmartCEO 2016 Executive Management Award

WASHINGTON – Washington SmartCEO last night recognized Stephanie Liotta-Atkinson, Vice President & General Counsel for the Menkiti Group, with its 2016 Executive Management Award. The Executive Management Awards recognize the leadership and accomplishments of Washington’s private sector executives; awardees are chosen by an independent committee of Washington’s business leaders. Stephanie serves on the Executive Leadership Team that […]

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The Menkiti Group and Affiliate Keller Williams Capital Properties Honored on Washington Business Journal’s List of Minority Owned Companies

WASHINGTON – The Menkiti Group and its sister company, Keller Williams Capital Properties, today announced that they have again been honored in Washington Business Journal’s list of minority owned companies. The family of companies is the second largest District of Columbia based firm to make the list. Their place among some of the largest minority-owned […]

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Stop Arguing With Reality

Friends, I noticed a fair amount of stress around me this week.  I don’t think this week was any different than any other week necessarily, though I did experience a healthy dose of people feeling frustrated, overwhelmed, and underappreciated. And it didn’t really bother me all that much. Now I’m not saying I was not […]

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Family reunion ah has

KW Capital Properties Family, We’re back! Wow – New Orleans didn’t disappoint.  Did you miss it?  Join us in Las Vegas this April for Masterminds. Check out those details here – http://mapscoaching.kw.com/masterminds – We’d love to have you along for the next big event. I was sharing with the leadership team my biggest ah ha from Family […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Rockville wins Keller Williams Home Run Launch Award

This win marks the 3rd time Keller Williams Capital Properties has been awarded Keller Williams Home Run Launch New Orleans, Louisiana — Keller Williams’ CEO, Chris Heller, recognized Keller Williams Capital Properties Rockville Market Center as the 2016 Home Run Launch award winner at the annual Keller Williams Family Reunion event in New Orleans, Louisiana. […]

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Taking the Little Steps

KW Capital Properties Family, This week I had an opportunity to meet with a top producing agent from another firm who is considering joining KWCP. She’s an extraordinary agent with 15 years in the business, consistently selling a little more or a little less than $10M a year. As I started to learn what she […]

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Love Works

KW Capital Properties Family, The snow storm gave me an opportunity to read a few books and I wanted to highlight one I really liked. Check out Love Works by Joel Manby. The essence of the book is that businesses can thrive, profit can be made, and people can feel loved and appreciated along the […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Fairfax Unveils New Flagship Location

Fairfax, Virginia – Keller Williams Capital Properties Fairfax, the fastest growing real estate brokerage in the Washington metropolitan region, announced the grand opening of its 200-agent brokerage office in Fairfax. Of particular note, Keller Williams Capital Properties and its affiliate, the Menkiti Group, recently acquired the 44,000 SF office building in a deal that allowed […]

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Birthday reflections

Friends, Last evening I attended the grand opening of our new Fairfax office building and what a party it was!  That, along with my 39th birthday this week caused me to think about how far we’ve come at KWCP since we began about a decade ago.  In the spirit of that reflection I thought for […]

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The Small Steps

KW Capital Properties Family, On Thursday Bo Menkiti presented at the DC Monthly Master Class to a packed house.  In addition to speaking about the vision for the organization he also offered us an opportunity to see how he thinks about success.  One of his tips was Think Big, Act Small.  I’ve heard this from him […]

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Staying focused in December

Friends, The end of the year is full of a lot to do.  Budgets, planning activities…  Holiday parties…  Brunch for 150 people at our house on Sunday…  And I have no idea what to get Christian this year for Christmas (ideas are welcome).  Perhaps you can relate. So while it’s fun to celebrate the season, […]

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4 Aspects of my 2016 Plan

KW Capital Properties Family,  Success doesn’t just happen.  It’s planned for.  What’s your plan for 2016? If you’ve missed the Business Planning workshops held over the last week in all our offices, please connect with your Team Leader to discuss alternative resources to help you out. My 2016 plan includes the following: 1, 3, 5’s […]

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The focusing question

KW Capital Properties Family,  Da Vinci said “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Pull back the curtain of success and you’ll see this. Take Apple for example. Simplicity and beauty of design is what propelled that company to be the most valuable company in the world. How are you seeing success for you next year? From […]

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Washington Business Journal Recognizes Keller Williams Capital Properties as one of the Fastest Growing Companies in the Washington Region

WASHINGTON – Keller Williams Capital Properties today announced that it has been honored by the Washington Business Journal as the 48th fastest-growing company in the Washington metropolitan area. Annually, the Washington Business Journal identifies a group of “Fast 50” companies with the most significant growth over the prior three years. Keller Williams Capital Properties’ recognition as one of the […]

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The opportunity to lead

KW Capital Properties Family,  I Googled “Leadership” this morning and came up with 452 million results. The bookshelf in my home office has at least 30 books on the topic. Suffice it to say there is a lot of material to explore on this. I bring this up because Jacque Grenning, an extraordinary leader in […]

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Let go of looking good

KW Capital Properties Family,  The other morning I was driving home from the gym and someone blew through a stop sign and nearly collided into the passenger side of my car!  He honked at me and I immediately honked back, pointing, rather rigorously, to the stop sign he missed. I’ll spare you my exact thoughts, […]

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Enhancing Trust

KW Capital Properties Family, I was in Boston on Wednesday attending a conference sponsored by www.icic.org and had the privilege to listen to Frances Frei, Processor and Senior Associate Dean, Harvard Business School lead a discussion on delivering extraordinary results.  Toward the end of her presentation she talked about Trust and I thought what she […]

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Keller Williams Capital Properties Honored on the Inner City 100 List by ICIC and Fortune Magazine

WASHINGTON – Keller Williams Capital Properties today announced that it has been honored by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City and Fortune Magazine as the 30th fastest-growing inner city company in the U.S. The Inner City 100 program recognizes successful inner city businesses and their CEOs as role models for entrepreneurship, innovative business practices, […]

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Genshai

KW Capital Properties Family,  Yesterday we were so pleased to have Erik Kelly, a top producer from Phoenix, in town to spend some time with us. Erik created a lot of buzz last year when he decided to get up every morning to see the sunrise. Yes, for one year, everyday Erik got up and […]

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WBJ Recognizes KWCP as one of the Fastest Growing Companies {Video}

KW Capital Properties Family, Annually, the Washington Business Journal identifies a group of “Fast 50” companies with the most significant growth over the prior three years. This year, Keller Williams Capital Properties has been recognized as one of Washington Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Companies for the second year in a row. Our actual ranking will be announced […]

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the Power of Habit

KW Capital Properties Family,  There is a new book I discovered called “The Power of Habit” by Charles Duhigg. The book speaks to how there is a “triggering event”, followed by a “routine” we’ve developed to handle the event, followed by a “reward.” For example for me if I feel uninspired or generally blue (the […]

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Protect the Asset

KW Capital Properties Family, Ty Voyles gave me the book “Essentialism” by Greg McKeown.  It’s a similar take on the concepts from Gary Keller’s best seller “The One Thing.”  This was a perfect read for me on the plane here to Austin last Sunday as I started my Mega Camp week.  I love Mega Camp […]

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INC 5000 Recognizes Keller Williams Capital Properties for the sixth year in a row!

Keller Williams Capital Properties has been recognized on Inc.’s 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. 2015 marks the sixth year of Keller Williams Capital Properties  being recognized by Inc. 5000 for the remarkably consistent high growth displayed by the company. Keller Williams Capital Properties joins the Five-Time Inc. 5000 Honoree list along with national […]

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Announcement

KW Capital Properties Family, I’m very excited to announce Pam O’Bryant is taking on a new role in the organization directly working with our Team Leaders and Top Agents as General Manager in helping us continue to deliver our commitment to Empower Agent Entrepreneurs!  If you know Pam you know she is committed to our […]

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Are you enough?

KW Capital Properties Family, For many of us there is an underlying internal dialog of not enough. It takes many forms, most commonly, I’m not wealthy enough, I’m not productive enough, I’m not social enough, I’m not fit enough, I’m not smart enough…  All of us have some form of self-doubt, I think it’s part […]

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Are you overwhelmed?

KW Capital Properties Family, I heard this statement a lot this week and wanted to look at it with you for a moment. First it’s important to acknowledge the feeling of being overwhelmed is real. There is a point at which the prefrontal cortex of the brain physiologically begins to shut down when it can no […]

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