No matter what the logo, the HomeSmart family of businesses are known for
excellence in customer service while providing the latest technology and
tools to our clients and agents.
On January 14, 2000, HomeSmart Real Estate announced its Grand Opening to
the Phoenix marketplace with only two Agents. A reputation for advanced
technologies soon followed. As a result, HomeSmart rapidly developed into
one of the nation's fastest growing Real Estate brokerages. With a
commitment to its Agents and Clients, HomeSmart has now grown to over 7,000
agents, with offices throughout the Southwest and continuing to grow
nationally. HomeSmart Phoenix is the largest real estate brokerage in the
Southwest and ranked among the top 10 largest real estate brokerages in the
HomeSmart was founded by Matt Widdows, Chairman and Founder. It has always been privately held by Matt and his wife Colleen. Much of HomeSmart's success can be attributed to the
combined real estate and technology background of its' founder. In the early
1990's Matt created a technology company that focused primarily on accounts
receivable systems for the medical industry. During that time Matt was
licensed as a real estate agent and after selling that company in 1994, he
focused his efforts full time in the real estate industry.
In early 1999, he recognized the opportunity to bring his technological
expertise into real estate and the idea of HomeSmart was born. Matt created
a company built around technology that provided Agents with cutting edge
tools, a professional meeting and working environment, and efficiencies that
would give them more time to focus on their Clients and their business.
HomeSmart's technology has allowed it to provide a consistent high level of
customer service to its' agents and clients, and prides itself on
successfully blending technology with a personal touch, something that is
Today, HomeSmart continues to be a leader in the Real Estate industry by
implementing technologies that empower its Agents to provide outstanding
customer service to their Clients. HomeSmart agents are professional
practitioners that lead their industry and are known for
excellence.HomeSmart has now franchised its' proprietary systems and plans
continued growth throughout the United States, with franchises currently
throughout California, Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Washington and Denver.
HomeSmart's family of services include real estate brokerage and investment,
procurement of real estate for others, real estate secured investment
services, mortgage services, title and home warranty, construction, and
It's A Smart Move With HomeSmart!