Real Trends, in conjunction withThe Wall Street Journal, just released its 2017 The Thousand list, a summary of America's top 1,000 residential real estate agents and teams based on 2016 annual sales volume and transaction sides, and the top 50 agents and top 50 teams on average sales pricemaking it a ranking of the top 1,100 nationwide.
Pacific Sotheby's International Realty is proud to announce that Realtors K. Ann Brizolis, of Pacific Sotheby's Realty's Rancho Santa Fe Office and Eric Iantorno of Pacific Sotheby's Realty's Del Mar office were both recognized for individual transaction volume.
"We are proud of the dedication that both Ann and Eric have for their profession, San Diego's real estate market and above all, their clients," says Brian Arrington, Chairman, Pacific Sotheby's International Realty. "They continually utilize the local advertising and global media opportunities offered by our company and our brand and we have seen their business grow year over year."
According to Steve Murray, president of Real Trends and publisher of The Thousand, the average U.S. real estate professional sold 8.6 homes in 2016 however the average agent ranked in The Thousand sold 192 homes.
Overall, the Sotheby's International Realty brand was the No. 1 real estate brand represented in two of the six categories that comprise The Thousand for the second year in a row, claiming 46 of the top 250 sales associates in the REAL Trends Individual Sales Volume category, more than any other real estate brand. The brand also had the highest combined individual sales volume from sales associates in the same category. In addition, the Sothebys International Realty brand had the most individuals represented in the Individual Average Sales Price category.
"Having a leading number of sales associates represented in two categories of the REAL Trends/The Wall Street Journal rankings is a testament to the strength of the Sotheby's International Realty brand," said Philip White, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC. "In 2016, the average sales price accomplished bySotheby's International Realty was among the highest of any national real estate brand as evidenced by its achievement of $95 billion in global sales volume. This accomplishment is made possible by having top sales professionals affiliated with Sotheby's International Realty and I am so proud of the companies and sales associates represented on this list and their contribution to the power of this brand."