RE/MAX of New England just announced an exclusive, five-year agreement with The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company of Quincy, MA, to develop 17 micro real estate offices in supermarkets located in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire.  The shops will be designed consistently to enable strong brand recognition.

“We are thrilled to partner with Stop & Shop, the leader in the supermarket segment,” said Jay Hummer, EVP of RE/MAX of New England, in the blog announcement. “RE/MAX is one of the most recognized real estate brands around the world and we continue to seek opportunities that allow consumers to shop their way. Consumers are looking for a one stop shopping experience. We believe this addresses this need and provides them with expert, full-time, proven real estate professionals.

RE/MAX of New England has more than 234 offices with over 3,000 sales associates throughout Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company employs more than 59,000 associates and operates stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, New York, and New Jersey.

Inman News talked with both firms and others, and wrote about the details of the collaboration.