The GARDNER Advantage

When selecting a career in real estate, the company you choose to partner with is one of the most important decisions you will make. You need to make sure you are joining a company that will support you with a solid foundation when establishing your career and that will assist you in continuing to build your brand as your career progresses.

GARDNER, REALTORS is “The Leading Full-Service Real Estate Company” in the region with over 70 years of proven success. Our goal is to always provide our Real Estate Professionals with the best support systems in the business, which is evidenced by our Real Estate Family of over 800 REALTORS in 24 Neighborhood Offices. We are truly committed to your success by offering top-notch real estate training, education, coaching, technology, and marketing tools and services.

What is the GARDNER Advantage?

 The Leading Full-Service Real Estate Company in the Region - We have the reputation, professional experience, resources, and support systems to take YOUR real estate career to the highest level.

  • Best Support Team - You have access to the most professional real estate support team, which consists of: Office Administrators; Sales Managers; Executive Leadership; and fully-staffed support Departments such as Career Development/Training, Marketing, Technology, Accounting, Relocation & Corporate Services, REO/Asset Management, Internet Leads, and Property Management.

  • Home Grown * Locally Owned * Internationally Known - YOU are part of a local success story; that is proudly locally owned; and YOU have an International presence and resources through our strategic partnership with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, Luxury Portfolio International, Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate, and The Realty Alliance.

  • Over 70 Years of Proven Success - Since 1943, we have been making clients’ “Home and Investment Dreams Come True” by empowering YOU with the best support systems in the business.

  • Four Generations of GARDNER Family Leadership - While many companies have come and gone over the years, GARDNER is the only time-honored real estate company in the region that is under the fourth generation of Family Leadership. YOU can always talk to a member of the family whose name is on the sign, which means that we truly CARE about YOU and are committed to YOUR long-term success.

Full-Time Career Development/Training Services - We provide you with year round hands-on technology training, professional development training, live continuing education classes, and access to our innovative online learning center with modules accessible 24/7.

  • Innovative Company and REALTOR Websites & Apps - You have exclusive market technology as part of our strategic and exclusive partnership with The Enterprise Network Powered by Booj. As a GARDNER REALTOR, you will have access to a user-friendly, customizable REALTOR Website and App with a fully integrated Customer Relationship Management System. Furthermore, each one of your listings will have its very own individual property website(IPW). We truly have “The Best Real Estate Website & App… Designed By Locals. For Locals.”

  • GARDNER Google Apps - We provide you with the Best Apps to manage your business. Through our partnership with Google, we provide you with a GARDNER private labeled business solution for your email, calendaring, file storage, documents, sheets, and slides, which includes increased security and reliability.

  • Integrated Transaction Management & Digital Signature Platform - We empower you with SkySlope, which is the top Real Estate Platform because it is “Transaction Management Made Simple.” We were the first real estate company in the region to roll out SkySlope to multiple offices and train our whole team on the benefits - we truly are the market leader when its comes to technological innovation to support you.

  • GARDNER Institute & OUR WORLD - You have access to GARDNER’s private labeled Institute powered by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, which offers hundreds of complementary real estate related classes, all available 24/7. We also offer OUR WORLD, which is known as "the Social Side of Business." It is a private network for you to collaborate with Real Estate professionals both locally and around the world.

Culture/Exclusive Company Events

  • ‚ÄčCommunity Involvement - Showing GARDNERLOVE is our Real Estate Family’s way of giving back to the communities we love and serve.  We are active supporters of numerous local non profit organizations throughout the communities we serve. Most notably, we partnered up with the New Orleans Mission and assisted them in expanding their Women’s Facility from 16 to 32 beds. The building was named the GARDNER Cottage in honor of our Real Estate Family’s amazing efforts to aid hurting women.  

  • Continuing Education & Professional Development - Each January, you have the opportunity to join us at the Beau Rivage Resort on the Mississippi Gulf Coast for an action packed two-day event, which includes live Continuing Education by industry experts, professional development and networking with our GARDNER Real Estate Family, an evening cocktail reception and a morning breakfast, and having lots of fun!

  • Golden Domes Awards Celebration - Each March, we recognize you for your outstanding accomplishments the prior year such as residential and commercial real estate leasing & sales; loyal service; service to the real estate industry; and service to the community, etc. The awards presentation is followed by a celebration where our GARDNER Real Estate Family enjoys fellowship, food, drinks and music!


  • Family Night - Each December, your Family celebrates the Holidays with our GARDNER Real Estate Family at a private event featuring the Festival of Lights in City Park. This joyous occasion epitomizes our GARDNER Real Estate Family’s Culture!


  • REALTOR Advisory Council - The REALTOR Advisory Council is comprised of one REALTOR per office selected by his/her peers. This dynamic Council serves as a voice for all of our REALTORS to make constructive win/win suggestions on how to better improve our services and culture.

  • President’s Club - The President’s Club is comprised of our current top Twenty-Five REALTORS companywide. President’s Club members can achieve Lifetime Member status. The meeting topics vary along with the venues.

  • Young Professionals Organization - We are proud to be the first and only real estate company in the region to provide you with a Young Professionals Organization… as we like to say - Be Original or Jealous!

Where Do I Go Next?

The GARDNER Success System

The GARDNER Success System

GARDNER provides more Agent Support than any other real estate company in the region. Discover more about each component of the GARDNER Success System.

GARDNER Scholarship

GARDNER Scholarship

We are committed to the success of our Agents. Learn more about our Scholarship opportunities for qualified individuals who want to join the GARDNER Real Estate Family.


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