NEWSROOM & MEDIA
LoKation Real Esatate continues to reach new heights through our innovation, disruption, and an uncompromising agent-first business model.
The industry is taking notice.
07 JUL 2023
Broker Spotlight: Michelle Richardson, LoKation Real Estate
Inman interviews our Florida managing broker, Michelle Richardson, to discuss that getting your license is the easiest part of the real estate business, but what to do next in order to be successful in the industry.
19 JUN 2023
LOKATION'S COO JONATHAN LICKSTEIN SURGES INTO THE FUTURE WITH AI IN MIND AT TECHCON
AI and ChatGPT are the most sought-after conference topics in 2023, and TechCon will have presentations on how Realtors® can leverage this emerging technology for their businesses. Social media will be another topic speakers and panelists will dive into, explaining new trends and best practices for optimizing your brand across all platforms.
01 JUN 2023
LoKation Real Estate named amongst the realtrends 2023 GameChangers maintaining massive market growth
Every year, RealTrends chooses GameChangers based on five-year, transaction side percentage data from the RealTrends 500. This year, we chose three public independent brokerage firms, four private independents and 11 franchises who grew their businesses at astronomical rates.
23 MAY 2023
Land, Air & Sea: Harry Pollack's Maximum Exposure Approach To Waterfront Real Estate Sales
For Harry, real estate is about building lasting relationships with his clients. It’s not just about making a sale but rather spending time to show them the true lifestyle he enjoys. Often, the search for properties is followed by hosting clients at his favorite local eateries. Whether by land, air, or sea, Harry provides a one-of-a-kind experience for his clients, finding properties that embody their lifestyles and make their dreams a reality.
29 APR 2023
THE SHOCKING TRUTH ABOUT FLORIDA'S REAL ESTATE AGENTS
Brian and Terra Buckley discuss the pain points of moving to a new state, getting their real estate licenses and making a mark for themselves in one of the toughest markets in the country. Their passion and perserverance are a testament to their growth over the past couple of years, and discuss why finding the right agent is more important than ever.
24 MAR 2023
LoKation Real Estate is now the 13th largest independent real estate brokerage in the U.S. up 10 spots from #23 last year.
LoKation is proud of this achievement in a time where the real estate industry faces significant challenges. I think our growth is primarily driven by three things. First, agents see the value in our platform which allows them to operate successfully in any market. Second, our Broker and staff knowledge are second to none. Third, we’ve created a culture for our agents to come together, personally and professionally, to help each other succeed.
09 SEPT 2022
2022 Lokation real estate makes the inc. 5000, again.
We have been making the list since 2015 and are so proud to be among so many other exciting and successful organizations. Continuing to make the list over this much time, we are part of an elite group. LoKation Real Estate ranked #2,230.
01 SEPT 2022
LoKation ranks #3 for tenant representation and #5 for landlord representation.
We are proud to announce LoKation Real Estate is featured among the top firms in the nation for 2022 RealTrends + RentSpree Rental Power Brokers. LoKation ranks #3 for tenant representation and #5 for landlord representation. This achievement is a testament to our amazing agents who put their clients first.
23 AUG 2022
LoKation Real Estate Offers Something Different, and Lucrative, for Agents
Klutznick was the CEO of a Pompano Beach-based real estate brokerage known at the time as The K Co., and he was in the process of migrating his firm to a new business model called the 100% commission model. Under this structure, Realtors are paid 100% of their commission in exchange for a monthly fee and an a la carte menu of support services, an attractive option for those used to giving away thousands to their brokerage with each transaction.
23 AUG 2022
The South Florida Business Journal recognizes 40 individuals under the age of 40 who have made an impact in their field
As the CEO of LoKation®, Nathan Klutznick brings a passion for growth and technology advancement to enhance the experience for real estate agents and their clients. Responsible for overseeing all facets of the organization, Nathan thrives on forward-looking initiatives and operational excellence. His management style is referred to as relaxed yet effective which allows for maximum potential. He’s led LoKation® to become the 23rd largest independent real estate brokerage in the United States.
11 AUG 2022
LoKation® Real Estate Elevates Michelle Richardson to Florida Managing Broker
LoKation is once again bucking the trend as many real estate companies were forced into mass layoffs in Q2 this year. In addition to new hires, LoKation® made three key promotions as the company works towards rolling out its new proprietary technology stack and sets its sights on aggressive multi-state expansion and acquisition initiatives.
21 JUL 2022
Lokation® Real Estate Launching Operations in Texas following Domestic Migration Patterns.
LoKation Real Estate leaps into Texas after enjoying a torrid pace of growth in Florida, and other markets. It’s no secret that Texas has seen a substantial increase in both population and businesses. Many have cited tax policy, regulatory climate, and talent availability. The same is true of Florida where Lokation® is Headquartered with over 3,000 Agents alone.
10 JUN 2022
Real Estate Almanac: Top 100 Brokerages by Agent Count
The top 100 brokerages listed in the 2022 Top Brokerages (Mega 1000) by agent count for the U.S. residential real estate brokerage industry as of December 31, 2021. Companies sometimes include nominal commercial activity. When included, it must be less than 3 percent of the total sales volume and does not affect ranking.
16 May 2022
Flat-fee LoKation execs on competition for market share
Today’s RealTrending features Nathan Klutznick, CEO, and Jonathan Lickstein, Managing Broker for LoKation Real Estate in Pompano Beach, Florida. The executives talk how they believe the flat-fee model is the future, competition recruiting agents and the importance of transparency and availability to retain agent.
4 APR 2022
These brokerages are winning South Florida’s talent wars
In late February, Jonathan Lickstein, managing broker at LoKation Real Estate, headed towards Pembroke Pines for another stop on the brokerage’s agent appreciation tour. It was one of 10 networking events the Pompano Beach–based firm has planned throughout the state between January and April, and a useful way for Lickstein to build in-person relationships with LoKation’s rapidly expanding roster of agents.
10 APR 2022
10 APR 2022
RealTrends identifies the country’s largest and most successful agents and firms ranked by closed transaction sides and separately closed sales volume.
Year over year, LoKation Real Estate has climbed the ranks amongst the Largest Independent Brokerages in the Country! Together, through the power of connectivity, LoKation closed an approximate 12,228 sales transactions totaling $4,281,786,274.00 billion in sales volume, nationwide, catapulting us from #37 to #23.
18 NOV 2021
Lokation Acquires Another Brokerage in South Florida making them the 3rd Largest Independent in the State
LoKation Real Estate added 170 Realtors in an acquisition of Venture Realty Group located in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. LoKation has bolstered its staff by more than 125% in 2021 to support the growth, and plans will be to continually increase its cadre of Agent Support Specialists, Brokers, Payment & Accounting Departments, and Marketing Personnel to facilitate more acquisitions.
12 NOV 2021
Lokation® Real Estate Forms LoKation Connect® as it’s Standalone PropTech Company
LoKation® Real Estate is excited to announce the formation of LoKation Connect®, its new PropTech (property technology) sister company. LoKation Connect® will be operated as a separate entity with the sole focus on the development and implementation of new technology that’s driving the real estate economy of today, and the future.
24 JUL 2021
LoKation Real Estate Offering 50 People A New Hope & Career in Real Estate
LoKation Real Estate is offering an unprecedented opportunity to empower 50 motivated and qualified candidates with a new career in Real Estate. LoKation’s CEO, Nathan Klutznick, announced a personal initiative to provide individuals who have lost their jobs and experienced hardships due to the Pandemic a new hope.
10 MAR 2021
Meet Jonathan Lickstein: Real Estate Broker, Instructor, and Coach
“Give a Man a Fish, and You Feed Him for a Day. Teach a Man To Fish, and You Feed Him for a Lifetime” I take this proverb as being very applicable to how we operate as a Real Estate Broker and mentor to Real Estate Agents with all levels of experience. As it applies to Real Estate, if you give a Realtor a customer looking to Buy or Sell, they may close that deal but are forever subject to their company to provide them with these “fish” to provide from.
5 FEB 2021
Lokation® Real Estate Kicks Off Aggressive Expansion Plans Starting with the Largest City in the Southeast
LoKation Real Estate has enjoyed an impressive pace of growth, especially in the last year as REALTORS® have gotten more accustomed to working online to complete Real Estate Transactions. But LoKation also recognizes the importance of having physical office space for culture, collaboration, training, meeting with clients, process closings, etc.
4 FEB 2021
LoKation Real Estate to Offer an Inventive, Affordable Health Care Plan
LoKation Real Estate, the Tech-Forward Hybrid Brokerage, launched a partnership with Clearwater Benefits to offer lower-cost choices for health care for their thousands of Agents across Florida, Georgia, Colorado, Alabama, and Texas.