REAL Trends has been helping real estate leaders increase the value and personal enjoyment of their businesses since 1987.

About REAL Trends

REAL Trends has been The Trusted Source of news, analysis, and information on the residential brokerage industry since 1987. We are a privately-held publishing, consulting and communications company based in Castle Rock, Colorado. Residential real estate leaders look to us for timely and trusted information and analysis through our monthly newsletter, news updates, conferences and publications.

In addition to creating research studies, we are a leading provider of high-level business, technology and digital marketing consulting services to the residential real estate industry. We provide a wide range of advisory services to a clientele of local, regional, national and global real estate organizations. Our areas of expertise include operational analysis, valuations, mergers and acquisition advisory services, compensation analysis, consumer and business research, strategic planning and technology and digital marketing consulting services.


REAL Trends is the undisputed leader in ranking the performance of residential real estate firms (The 500), agents, and teams (The REAL Trends Thousand and America’s Best) in the United States.


REAL Trends is the leader in publishing trending and current real estate information. Among our Publications we offer a monthly REAL Trends newsletter, LORE magazine, research, books & more.


REAL Trends Consulting has completed more than 3,200 valuations, brokered the sale of over 760 residential real estate firms and performed some 470 company assessments in our 32 years. Hundreds of firms have used our benchmarking data to measure the performance of their firms.


From our website audits, system audits and technology planning services to advanced technology challenges, our team is sure to fill your brokerage’s technology void. We also conduct industry-leading technology and marketing groups and speak at many top events.


May 15-17 2019 | Grand Hyatt Denver, CO