HomeSmart International tallies Q1 franchise sales spike

HomeSmart International, the Scottsdale, Arizona franchisor, reported a 33 percent year-over-year increase in franchise sales for the first quarter of 2018, according to quarterly results released Wednesday. The rapidly growing company, which boasts 133 offices in 17 states, also increased its agent count by 28 percent, ramping up to 14,700 agents in the first quarter.