Press Release (ePRNews.com) - Temple, Texas - Jul 13, 2017 - The Ryan Smith Home Selling Team of Keller Williams Advantage was named one of America’s top real estate teams by REAL Trends, as advertised in The Wall Street Journal. The Ryan Smith Home Selling Team is now a member of the “The Thousand Top Real Estate Professionals,” a prestigious national awards ranking sponsored annually by REAL Trends and advertised in The Wall Street Journal. They are now ranked in the top one-half of 1 percent of the more than 1.25 million Realtors® nationwide.
The Thousand real estate professionals was announced on June 23, 2017, with four separate categories honoring the top 250 residential agents and agent teams for excellence in:
- Individual Sales Professionals — Sales volume
- Individual Sales Professionals — Transaction sides (in each real estate transaction, there are two sides that can be represented by a real estate agent: a buyer’s and a seller’s.)
- Team Professionals — Sales volume
- Team Professionals — Transaction sides
For the third year, REAL Trends added two new categories to The Thousand ranking based on average sales price. This new category is broken down into the top 50 residential agents and agent teams for excellence in:
- Individual Sales Professionals – Average Sales Price
- Team Professionals – Average Sales Price
According to The Thousand, The Ryan Smith Home Selling Team had transaction sides totaling 303 transaction sides, ranking them 221st in the nation.
“The best individual agents and teams — including The Ryan Smith Home Selling Team’s award-winning efforts — were nothing short of phenomenal considering the challenges in today’s complex housing market,” said Steve Murray, founder of REAL Trends, a Denver-based consulting, publishing and communications company and the trusted source that compiles the yearly, third-party verified list. “Being a member of The Thousand is an incredible achievement in today’s increasingly competitive environment. This elite group of sales associates are proven professionals who bring together innovative marketing solutions that combine cutting-edge technology with best-in-class customer service to consistently exceed their clients’ expectations. Their success puts them in the top one percent of more than 1.25 million REALTORS® nationwide,” said Luke Bahrenburg, vice president of real estate advertising at Dow Jones, publisher of The Wall Street Journal.
“I am absolutely thrilled to be named to The Thousand,” said Smith, who serves clients primarily in Temple, Belton, Salado and the surrounding areas of Central Texas. “It’s incredibly gratifying to help customers find their dream homes as well as help them sell their properties quickly and for the highest price possible.”
The ranking of The Thousand can be found at:
As the #1 selling real estate team in the Temple/Belton/Salado area for the last few years, The Ryan Smith Home Selling Team at Keller Williams Realty specializes in bringing world-class real estate service to the community. Their business model is unique to the Central Texas area and their success proves that it’s a system that works: one satisfied client at a time. With a team of seasoned industry experts, innovative marketing strategies and unrivaled customer service, The Ryan Smith Home Selling Team provides the top-notch real estate expertise necessary to help each client reach their goals in today’s market. For additional information about The Ryan Smith Home Selling Team, call 254-213-5335 or visit www.RyanSmithHomes.com.
About The Thousand – This awards program was developed jointly by WSJ. Custom Studios (and is not affiliated with the Editorial Department) and REAL Trends, a leading source of analysis and information for the residential real estate brokerage industry. REAL Trends The Thousand honors America’s elite real estate professionals and their companies and is compiled and analyzed by REAL Trends with a special ad section included in The Wall Street Journal.
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