Philip Yeager selected as Top Real Estate Professional of the Year by IAOTP

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Philip J. Yeager, Real Estate Mogul and CEO of Century 21, Mexico was recently selected as Top Global Real Estate Professional of the Year for 2021 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

New York, NY (PRUnderground) March 8th, 2021

Philip J. Yeager, Real Estate Mogul and CEO of Century 21, Mexico was recently selected as Top Global Real Estate Professional of the Year for 2021 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for his outstanding leadership, dedication and commitment to the Real Estate industry.

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, other affiliations and contributions to their communities.  All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual awards gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements.

With 5 decades of professional experience as a renowned Real Estate franchisor, Mr. Yeager has certainly proven himself as an accomplished executive and expert in the field.  As a dynamic, inspirational leader, he has demonstrated success in every position and region he has ever served. At this time, Mr. Yeager represents the international real estate market through Century 21 Real Estate and his own company International Real Estate Franchise Company LLC., having serviced the Western United States, and currently Mexico, South America and with interests in nine countries in Europe.

As a third-generation California Realtor, Mr. Yeager is the regional founder of two Century 21 Regions with 400 offices in the Western, U.S. beginning in 1972 through 1996. He co-founded Century 21 Mexico in 1989, which now has 200 offices and 3,500 real estate associates. He also dominates the market with Century 21 in South America having over 400 offices. Mr. Yeager is a participant owner in his newest venture Century 21 in Brazil.

Before Mr. Yeager became a Legend within CENTURY 21 Franchising, he attended Claremont McKenna College and earned his BA in business administration. Upon graduating, he joined the U.S. Air Force where he became a pilot during the Korean War. Mr. Yeager returned to college and completed numerous postgraduate courses in real estate, finance and law from Ohio State University. He holds a Lifetime Teaching Credential in the State of California for Real Estate Subjects, a California Real Estate Salesman License since 1956 and has had an active Broker’s License with the state since 1958.

In addition to his successful career, Mr. Yeager is a sought-after speaker who presents at conventions and conferences in the U.S. and Canada providing his expertise on real estate franchising and beyond. He is an active member of his community and supports the Eagle Scouts.  He belonged to the National Association of Realtors and also the California Association of Realtors, wherein he created real estate educational programs for this organization. Moreover, Mr. Yeager is the author of “Home Trade-Ins” and is considered an industry innovator for his new concept of “I Listing” created as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Some of his most impressive accomplishments include launching the first MLS service in Mexico, implementing and opening the Real Estate Trainers of Mexico and the existing Real Estate School of Mexico, he also founded as Franchisor, Global Real Estate Trainers LLC. Mr. Yeager has great pride in the mentorship and teaching opportunities he has had the honor of providing to the younger generation of Realtors

Throughout his career, Mr. Yeager has received awards, accolades and has been recognized worldwide for his outstanding leadership and commitment to his international real estate ventures. This year he is being considered for a front cover feature and 2-page article in TIP (Top Industry Professionals) Magazine and he is being considered for the Real Estate Francisor of the Decade Award given by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP). In past years, Mr. Yeager has received recognitions as Realtor of the Year and has been celebrated for his success and leadership with many Who’s Who organizations for decades.

The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “Choosing Mr. Yeager for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make. He is brilliant at what he does, has tremendous foresight and is passionate about helping people become successful. Mr. Yeager is humble, gracious and we felt he would make an amazing asset to our organization. We are looking forward to meeting him at the gala and know we will be seeing more amazing things from this incredible man.”

Looking back, Mr. Yeager attributes his success to his perseverance, his leadership skills and his passion for helping people succeed in real estate. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, traveling and networking. For the future, Mr. Yeager will continue helping people become successful through his shared knowledge. He hopes to perfect his Brazilian offices and pursue expansion for his locations worldwide. He believes “Everyone has the ability to achieve greatness if they are willing to work hard for it”

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The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization that handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries.  These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers, and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join.  You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview.

IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires.  IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals to one place.

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