HomeSmart HomeKind Realty Opens Doors in Dayton, Ohio

HomeSmart International sells third Ohio franchise.

(Dayton, Ohio) – Matt Elam joins the HomeSmart franchise network to bring HomeSmart International’s high-service, high-support brokerage model to agents throughout Dayton, Cincinnati and Columbus.

HomeSmart HomeKind Realty will offer agents free training, a suite of proprietary tools and technology and a 100-percent commission model. Elam is focused on bolstering an environment where information is shared and agents have every opportunity to be successful.

“The real estate market is changing, and HomeSmart’s model empowers Realtors to reach greater levels of success,” said Elam. “I believe that by giving agents more resources, they can give more to their clients.”

After five years of experience in the real estate industry, Elam is excited to build a team of agents who are truly passionate about building a business and serving clients. He’s looking for real estate professionals who are ready to dominate the southwest Ohio real estate markets.

“HomeSmart International is thrilled to continue to expand in the northeast,” said Matt Widdows, HomeSmart International founder and chief executive officer. “Part of our aggressive growth strategy is to expand in this area and Dayton is another city that will strengthen our foothold in Ohio.”

About HomeSmart International:

Founded in 2000 by entrepreneur Matt Widdows, HomeSmart International quickly became the fastest growing real estate brokerage firm in Arizona and still holds that distinction today. HomeSmart International is ranked in the top 5 real estate brokerages in the United States, and was recently ranked as the number one brokerage firm in the Metropolitan Phoenix market and Colorado. From its international franchising headquarters based in Scottsdale, HomeSmart International began franchising in 2010, and continues to grow by offering franchisees efficiency and innovation coupled with the systems and technologies necessary to succeed in today’s evolving real estate industry. Today, the brand has nearly 170 offices in 29 states and more than 16,000 agents nationwide. For more information on HomeSmart and its franchise opportunities, visit Follow HomeSmart International on Facebook at, on LinkedIn at and on Twitter and Instagram @HomeSmartIntl.