BrokerPulse

RealTrends Q32021 BrokerPulse sees brokers still optimistic about the market, wary of competition and wondering when inventory will rise.

2021 RealTrends Brokerage Compensation Report

For the study, RealTrends surveyed all the firms on the 2021 RealTrends 500 and Nation’s Best rankings, asking for annual compensation data for the 2020 calendar year.

Knock.com’s Sean Black on the transaction revolution

Real estate is on its third revolution, from the digital revolution of the early 2000s to the information revolution kicked off by Trulia and Zillow to today's transaction revolution.

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3 Record Stats From America’s Best Ranking Report

REAL Trends + Tom Ferry America’s Best Real Estate Professionals Rankings

The results are in, and we calculated some statistics about this ranking.
  • The total number of individual agents and teams that met the qualifications in 2018 was just over 14,500 up from approximately 13,500 in 2017 or an increase of 7.4 percent.
  • The total closed sides done by all 14,500 was 1,088,000, and the total closed sales volume was $420.3 billion.
  • Approximately 1.5 percent of all the Realtors® in the country handled nearly 10 percent of all closed transactions and almost 24 percent of all the closed sales volume done in the country in 2018. Each of these numbers represents new record highs for Americas Best Real Estate Professionals.

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