Real Estate Industry Speaker Stefan Swanepoel

“If you want a ‘high impact’ speaker, you want Stefan. He will grab them with his energy and keep them on the edge of their seats waiting to hear what he says next…”
– Janet Branton, SVP of the National Association of REALTORS®

Stefan Swanepoel is an articulate, captivating, energetic speaker who has delivered over 1,100 talks, with over 700 as the keynote speaker. He is a fact-packed storyteller with a razor-sharp intellect and the proven ability to translate complex issues into easy to understand messages.

It is easy to understand why Stefan has for over four decades served as a successful business executive in roles including President and/or CEO of a real estate brokerage, a global real estate franchisor, a national REALTOR® association, a MLS organization, and a technology startup. For the last 19 years he has served as a trusted confidential adviser to CEOs and other senior leaders in the real estate industry.

Stefan received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pretoria and holds a Master of Commerce from the University of Johannesburg. He is also an acclaimed author of 33 books and reports. His books have appeared on more than 18 best seller lists including the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Huffington Post, Amazon and CEO Read.

A Selection of Clients


“Stefan is an engaging and energizing speaker with his finger on the pulse of the real estate industry.”

Pam O’ConnorCEO, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World

“Stefan has a profound grasp of the Industry. He has great insight into our business that can be helpful going forward.”

Ron PeltierCEO, HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway Company

“Stefan is the smartest person I have met in real estate.”

Tom FerryReal Estate Coach & New York Times Best-selling Author