Real Estate Brokerage RE/MAX Saves More Than $80,000 By Switching
on: November 3, 2009, 6:54 am
Author: 3CX Ltd
RE/MAX Eastside Brokers Inc. and RE/MAX Metro Realty Inc. brokerages
have just switched their telephony provider to 3CX and are reaping the benefits of a streamlined
phone system for Windows
which was inexpensive and easy to install.
provides training and technology to real estate agents via two
offices and hundreds of staff spread across the Pacific North
West. As these award-winning brokerages deal with up to 50 simultaneous
calls from clients as well as 400 DID’s, they needed a sophisticated
yet easy-to-use VoIP PBX system which would deliver value for
money in a recession stricken economy.
searching for quotes from many different companies and software
providers, RE/MAX IT manager Dustin T. Adam found that using 3CX
could make the company a massive annual saving of $20,000. This
was on top of the even greater one-off installation saving conservatively
estimated at $80,000.
said: “I started looking for a replacement to our aging
telecommunications infrastructure and, like all good managers
doing research, received quotes from a number of different companies
average price for a replacement infrastructure, including all
the desk phones, was nearly $100,000 or more. Doing most of the
design and implementation myself along with Summit Services, a
3CX Premium partner, that cost was somewhere around $20,000. It
didn’t take a rocket scientist to work out which was the
is an excellent choice for SMB clients in these difficult economic
times because it provides a number of different cost savings.
For instance, RE/MAX was able to cut costs by unifying the phone
systems for its two offices in Bellevue and Seattle. Another advantage
of 3CX was increased mobility as the system allows RE/MAX staff
to do business at all hours of the day and in any location.
also saves on administration time as only one system needs to
be administered and no third party is required for programming
purposes. Neither will it be expensive to further expand the system
in future by adding extra phones lines. With 3CX the process is
much easier than traditional or proprietary PBX.
Eastside Brokers Inc. and RE/MAX Metro Realty Inc. use outstanding
real estate agents to produce outstanding results. With more than
20 years working in areas such as Seattle, Tacoma and the San
Juan Islands, RE/MAX offers longevity and experience. The company
specialises in a wide range of real estate needs including single
family homes, luxury homes and short sale and foreclosure properties.
is the market leader in Windows VoIP PBX software. Its product,
3CX Phone System for
Windows, has earned Windows Server Certification and has received
numerous awards, including The Windowsnetworking.com Gold Award,
the Windows IT Pro magazine 2008 Editor’s Best Award and
a Best Buy Award by Computer Shopper Magazine. 3CX has offices
in the UK, USA, Germany, Cyprus, Malta, Australia and Hong Kong.
For more information visit www.3cx.com.
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