HomeSmart Professionals Real Estate Expands Franchise Network in Massachusetts

New Office from Top Real Estate Franchisor to Service 12 Local Regions Across the State

HomeSmart International, one of the largest and top-producing real estate franchisors in the country, has announced the expansion of HomeSmart Professionals Real Estate in Massachusetts. Franchise owner and Broker, Dean deTonnancourt, offers an extended reach to provide realty services in Southern Massachusetts. 

With over 31 years of experience in the industry, and six with HomeSmart International, deTonnancourt is well versed in running a successful brokerage business. For the past three years he has been the top-selling MLS registered company in Rhode Island. Additionally, he is recognized for progressive industry involvement including his role as the State REALTOR® Association President in 2019 and was awarded as the State REALTOR® of the Year in 2014.

“I’m excited to expand our services across Massachusetts and provide local real estate agents with the high-quality technology, services and support that is hard to find at any other brokerage company,” said deTonnancourt. “The experience we have created here at HomeSmart is beyond compare.”

Agents who join this new territory will experience HomeSmart International’s high-value, low-cost brokerage model which provides them with a wide range of benefits including proprietary transaction management software and other innovative technologies, top-notch training opportunities and personalized agent support services. Not only do HomeSmart Professionals Real Estate agents get access to these benefits, but they also take home 100 percent of the commission they earn, all for a low monthly and transaction fee.

The real estate franchisor was recently named on the Inc. 5000 list for the eighth consecutive year, which is one of the most prestigious rankings of the nation’s fastest growing companies. HomeSmart International was also recognized on the Entrepreneur 2020 Fastest-Growing Franchises list for its ability to scale quickly over the past year, even in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.  

“HomeSmart takes pride in providing agents with the tools they need to excel so they can provide the best service possible to each client,” said Ashley Bowers, president of HomeSmart International. “Our approach definitely yields results and especially amid the Coronavirus pandemic, our technology-driven model has allowed us to grow regardless of outside circumstances.”

In its 20 years of business, the HomeSmart International network has continued to expand across the country with a national profile of over 19,000 agents across 170 offices in 34 states. To learn more about HomeSmart International and how to join a brokerage in your area, visit

About HomeSmart International:

Founded in 2000, HomeSmart is ranked in the top 10 real estate brokerages in the United States and the number one brokerage firm in the Phoenix market and in Colorado. From its international franchising headquarters based in Scottsdale, HomeSmart International offers franchisees efficiency and innovation coupled with the systems and technologies necessary to succeed in today’s evolving real estate industry. Today, the brand has 180 offices in 34 

states and more than 19,000 agents nationwide. For more information on HomeSmart International and its franchise opportunities, visit Follow HomeSmart International on Facebook at and on Twitter and Instagram @HomeSmartIntl.