ERA Franchise Systems helps people enter the era of home ownership. The real estate company, a subsidiary of Realogy Corporation, has a network of 33,000 residential sales brokers and agents and nearly 3,000 offices across the US, as well as Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Europe. Each office is independently owned and operated. Not satisfied just to work in the residential market, agents at ERA Franchise Systems also dabble in commercial properties. Its International Collection program handles the sale of luxury properties. The company partners with PHH Mortgage for loan originations. ERA Franchise Systems was founded in 1971 as Electronic Realty Associates. In 2012 Realogy parent Domus filed to go public.