St. George, Utah ERA Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the AnywhereSM portfolio of brands, announced the late H. Thayne Houston, Principal Broker, ERA Brokers Consolidated in St. George, Utah has been inducted into the ERA® Hall of Fame Class of 2022.

The late H. Thayne Houston was a critical part of ERA Brokers Consolidated for 37 years. A lifelong resident of St. George, Thayne joined ERA Brokers Consolidated in 1984, where his father was a founding partner. Thayne became the Principal Broker in 1985, and later purchased his father’s interest in the firm.  ERA Brokers Consolidated has maintained a premier status in one of the fastest growing markets in the country for more than four decades.

Thayne was part of the company’s substantial expansion to Salt Lake City, Utah and Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2016. During his career, he was a licensed real estate broker in four states. At the time of his passing, the brokerage had grown to over 600 affiliated agents in 12 offices, launched a proprietary technology platform called ARTI®, introduced an industry leading real estate education platform and published monthly market research for more than a decade.

Under his leadership, ERA Brokers Consolidated earned numerous accolades as part of the ERA system, including induction into the ERA Hall of Fame Class of 2015, recipient of the Gene Francis Memorial Award for Top All-Around Company in 2018 and multiple time finalist for the Jim Jackson Memorial Award for 1st in Service. For decades, ERA Brokers Consolidated has been recognized as an ERA National Top 25 firm and in 2022 was #2 among ERA affiliated firms in units and sales volume.  Thayne was recognized by his peers in 2021 as a Legendary Leader for his many contributions, accomplishments, and years of service.

The ERA Hall of Fame, which was established in 2013, honors affiliated individuals and companies who have consistently earned high levels of recognition and have made contributions and lasting impact on the culture and history of the ERA brand over the years.

“I was blessed to partner with Thayne for many years and I’m truly proud that he’s being inducted into the ERA Hall of Fame Class of 2022,” said Neil Walter, CEO, ERA Brokers Consolidated. “ERA Brokers Consolidated has been and continues to be an integral member of the communities it serves, and Thayne deserves credit for its success. He was a role model of service and made a lasting impact on those who had the pleasure of working with him. The legacy that he left of service and fun at ERA Brokers Consolidated will continue to live on.”

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Providing Real Estate Services in Utah, Nevada, and Arizona

ERA Brokers Consolidated has been recognized as the #2 real estate brokerage in ERA Franchise Systems in units and sales volume, and as one of the top brokerages in the country by RIS Media, Real Trends, and T360 in 2022.  ERA Brokers Consolidated is a recipient of the Gene Francis Memorial Award, the highest recognition in ERA Franchise Systems.  The company has over 800 affiliated real estate professionals, closes over $2 billion annually, and manages over 2,000 property management units for clients.  Founded in 1982, the firm has been helping clients for more than 40 years.