(PRWEB) July 01, 2015 - Twenty-five RE/MAX brokerage firms operating 51 offices in northern Illinois were recognized by REAL Trends magazine in its annual analysis of the nation’s largest residential real estate firms. The REAL Trends 500 highlights the nation’s most productive residential real estate firms based on closed transaction sides and closed sales volume.
Named to the top 50 firms in the nation in terms of percentage gain in both closed transactions over the last five years and percentage gain in sales volume over that same period was RE/MAX Synergy, with offices in Flossmoor and Orland Park, Ill. Earlier this year, that brokerage opened a third office in Frankfort, Ill.
Firms in the RE/MAX Northern Illinois real estate network that placed in the Top 500 are as follows:
Brokerage firms that closed at least 500 transaction sides but were not among the Top 500 are named to the REAL Trends Up and Comers list. An additional 19 RE/MAX Northern Illinois firms with 27 offices qualified. They are:
Based on data in the 2015 REAL Trends 500, RE/MAX agents at brokerages included in the survey averaged 16.8 transaction sides each in 2014. That is significantly more than agents with other national franchise brands and more than double the 7.8 transaction sides averaged by agents at all other brokerages in the survey.
RE/MAX agents consistently rank among the most productive in the industry. In the United States, RE/MAX agents averaged 15.6 years of real estate experience and 16.0 transaction sides in 2014. RE/MAX has been the leader in the northern Illinois real estate market since 1989 and is continually growing. The RE/MAX Northern Illinois network, with headquarters in Elgin, Ill., consists of 2,200+ sales associates and 105 independently owned and operated RE/MAX offices that provide a full range of residential and commercial brokerage services. Its mobile real estate app, available for download at http://www.illinoisproperty.com, provides comprehensive information about residential and commercial property for sale in the region. The northern Illinois network is part of RE/MAX, a global real estate organization with 100,000+ sales associates in 90+ nations.
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