|1971||Born out of a dream drawn by 2 Americans, Arthur Barrett and Marsh Fisher, for the world’s largest real estate network.
That was the beginning of CENTURY 21.
|1971||The Franchise network was launched with only 17 offices in the U.S.
In the next 3 years, the number of offices increased to 1,000.
|1975||It grew to become the No.1 real estate network.
It was the start of a new history of the American dream.
|1983||ITOCHU Corporation partnered with CENTURY 21.|
|July in 1984||The first 12 franchise offices in the Tokyo Metropolitan area were opened at the same time.|
|1986||Number of offices exceeded 100.
The first Japan Convention was held.
|1988||Number of offices surpassed 200.|
|1990||Expanded to the Kansai region to become Japan's largest real estate network. The novel concept was accepted by the Kansai real estate industry, which is said to have a strong regional nature, and steadily increased the number of offices. Successfully competed with major real estate companies, to become the No.1 real estate network in the Kansai region as well.|
|1999||Expanded to Chubu region.
We advocated a "Customer First Declaration" as a corporate slogan to respond to the trust of more customers.
|2000||Number of offices exceeded 400.
Contracted with Kane Kosugi to become the brand’s image character.
|2001||Built an extranet called "21Net" within the group.
On Nov. 21st listed on the JASDAQ. stock exchange.
|2003||Expanded to Kyushu region.
Taken a further step toward securing the No. 1 real estate network status in Japan.
|2005||Number of offices surpassed 600.|
|2007||Number of offices grew to 800.|
|2011||The current canine mascot called Centuriwan-Kun was born.|
|2012||Expanded to Hokkaido and completed the expansion throughout Japan.
Started a new service called Reborn 21, which is used for remodeling and renovating existing homes.
|2013||The CENTURY 21 Ladies Golf Tournament was started.
Launched the CENTURY 21 Global Site.
|2014||The CENTURY 21 Customer Service Grand Prix was initiated.|
|2016||Number of offices climbed over 900.
Established West Japan Regional Office.
|2017||Established FC Consulting Dept.
Started a new service called AI Torikomi-kun, which uses Artificial Intelligence to assist agent input listing data from paper sources.
|2018||Released the new Visual Identity.
Engaged Rikka Ihara as the first CENTURY21 Image Girl.
Started a new leaseback service called “Uttemo-Sumerunda-Wan”.
|2019||Started a new service called Reform Simulator 21, which is used for assisting agent to make existing homes remodeling proposals to a client.
Launched 35th anniversary promotion campaign.