Windermere Homes & Estates (WHE) lets TheGenie out of the bottle

Windermere Homes & Estates (WHE), announces a strategic partnership with 1parkplace, Inc, to bring an exclusive version of its latest innovation, to WHE’s southern California operation. is a patent pending, machine learning marketing technology designed to provide the nearly 1000 WHE real estate professionals tools to improve the customer experience of buyers and sellers. uses groundbreaking artificial intelligence to provide WHE agents consultation knowledge that can shorten selling time of listings, increase marketing reach across all traditional, digital and social channels and reduce marketing costs with more targeted analytics.

This alliance brings a new dimension of marketing technology and real estate lead generation solutions exclusively to WHE agents in San Diego and Riverside counties.

Rich Johnson, CEO of Windermere Homes & Estates, says, “in today’s crowded real estate technology arena, realtors and brokers are faced with an array of tools and products that make claims of new leads, improved processes, and more. The challenge realtors face is how to put these pieces together and develop an approach on how to get the most out of their technology investments.”

1parkplace’s CEO, Steve Hundley, states, “We are extremely excited to partner with Rich Johnson and the Windermere Homes & Estates operation in taking a huge step forward in bringing our latest technology suite to its agents. With Windermere’s progressive culture and commitment to success using advanced technology, we could not have imagined a more perfect ally in letting TheGenie out of the bottle.”

Launching in in 4th Quarter 2019, WHE believes that the timing of this technology is perfect for a changing real estate marketplace and to help Windermere maintain its position as a brokerage whose per agent productivity is among the highest in the country.

About Windermere Homes & Estates

Windermere Homes & Estates has always focused on three basic principles: hire the best people, give them the best tools, create thriving communities. Collaboration not competition and building relationships with agents, clients and community partners has helped Windermere Homes & Estates become one of the top 5 brokerages in California. Backed by Windermere Real Estate, the largest regional real estate company in the Western U.S., including over 300 offices and 6,500 agents serving communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Mexico. Last year, Windermere closed 87,000 home sales for more than $36.7 billion in dollar volume.

Windermere Homes & Estates donates a portion of the proceeds from every home purchased or sold to the Windermere Foundation, which supports low-income and homeless families in the community. What started in 1989 as a grassroots foundation serving families in need in Washington state has grown to encompass eleven states and has raised over $38 million for programs and organizations that provide shelter, clothing, children’s programs, emergency assistance and other services to those who need our help the most.


Windermere Homes & Estates was founded by Rich Johnson in 2013 and has been setting the standard ever since. The forward-thinking company has opened 17 offices and hired more than 600
agents with awards such as the Brokerage Achievement of Excellence and the Standards of Ethics, awarded by the San Diego Association of Realtors® (SDAR). Creating a “3rd place” for agents to
collaborate and connect on a daily basis both virtually and in person has been a key factor in Windermere Homes & Estates’ success.

About 1parkplace Inc.

Headquartered in San Diego, 1parkplace, Inc was founded in 1995 to bring game changing technology innovations to the real estate industry. Notable innovations include; the platform, WinForms Online, Move’s eRealtor platform, First American Title’s Fastweb platform, along with 1000’s of REALTOR websites, IDX products and its latest innovation,
Led by CEO Steve Hundley, a licensed REALTOR since 1985, the 1parkplace team is focused on innovating game changing systems that deliver results. Visit to find out more about The Genie.

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