AUSTIN, TX – Realty Austin continues to rise in the rankings amongst the top residential real estate brokerages in the nation, securing the #50 spot in the 2021 REAL Trends 500 report. The brokerage accomplished $4.4 billion in sales volume from 9,841 closed transactions in 2020 elevating their rank as the #26 top independent brokerage in the U.S. and the #1 independent brokerage in Central Texas. Despite the challenges of the pandemic, Realty Austin increased sales volume by 29% and transactions by 23% compared to 2019.
Yvette Boatwright, co-owner of Realty Austin said, “We are so inspired by our agents’ commitment to serving their clients and our community through all the obstacles of 2020. Despite everything that was going on, we knew that there were people who still needed our help. Our team never hesitated to provide every resource available to ensure safe transactions to thousands of people. What warms my heart the most is how our agents gave back more than ever to our neighbors in need by donating over $500,000 to support safe and affordable local housing non-profits and emergency relief. We owe this success to our agents’ high standards of professionalism and genuine dedication to serving everyone in our community.”
What is The REAL Trends 500?
The REAL Trends 500 is an annual research report which identifies and ranks the country’s largest and most successful residential real estate firms as ranked by closed sales volume and separately by closed transaction sides. Members of the exclusive REAL Trends 500 represent less than one-half of one percent of all brokerage firms in the US.
This year marks the seventh year in a row Realty Austin has appeared in the Top 100 on the annual REAL Trends 500 report. Previous rankings include:
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