Realogy Holdings Corp was incorporated on December 14, 2006 in the State of Delaware. The Company is a provider of residential real estate services in the United States. The Company is a franchisor of residential real estate brokerages in the real estate industry. Its primary objective as the franchisor of residential real estate brokerages in the world are to sell new franchises, retain existing franchises, create or acquire new brands and, importantly, provide branding and support to franchisees. It is the owner of U.S. residential real estate brokerage offices, and a provider of outsourced employee relocation services and provider of title and settlement services. The Company reports its operations in four segments, each of which receives fees based upon services performed for its customers; Real Estate Franchise Services ("RFG"), Company Owned Real Estate Brokerage Services ("NRT"), Relocation Services ("Cartus") and Title and Settlement Services ("TRG"). The Real Estate Franchise Services is a franchisor of residential real estate brokerages through its portfolio of brokerage brands, including Century 21, Coldwell Banker, Coldwell Banker Commercial, ERA, Sotheby's International Realty. Its real estate franchise systems approximately have 13,600 offices in 109 countries and territories. The Company Owned Real Estate Brokerage Services owns and operates residential real estate brokerage business in the U.S. under the Coldwell Banker, Sotheby's International Realty, ERA, The Corcoran Group and Citi Habitats brand names. The Relocation Services is a provider of outsourced employee relocation services and also operates in key international relocation destinations. It offers world-class employee relocation services designed to manage all aspects of an employee's move to facilitate a smooth transition in what otherwise may be a complex and difficult process for the employee and employer. It also service affinity organizations such as insurance companies and credit unions that provide services to its members. The Title and Settlement Services assist with the closing of real estate transactions by providing full-service title and settlement services to customers, real estate companies, including Company's owned real estate brokerage and relocation services businesses, as well as a targeted channel of large financial institution clients, including PHH. It also coordinates a nationwide network of attorneys, title agents and notaries to service financial institution clients on a national basis and also serves as an underwriter of title insurance policies in connection with residential and commercial real estate transactions. The Company faces competition among the national real estate brokerage brand franchisors, and regional outsourced relocation services providers, other title insurers, title agents and vendor management companies. Its Competitors includes; HSF Affiliates LLC, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, RE/MAX International, Inc., Keller Williams Realty, Inc., Weichert Realtors, Long & Foster Real Estate, SIRVA, Inc, Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, First American Title Insurance Company, Stewart Title Guaranty Company and Old Republic Title Company. The Company's operations are subject to regulated by various state laws, as well as by the Federal Trade Commission, Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, and Dodd-Frank Act.
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