The three Chicago-area brokerages that ranked in the Top 50 are:
RE/MAX Professionals Select of Naperville, ranked 19th with 27.2 closed sides per associate.
RE/MAX Showcase, with offices in Gurnee, Long Grove and Waukegan, ranked 22nd with 24.8 closed sides per associate.
RE/MAX Synergy, with offices in Flossmoor and Orland Park, ranked 26th with 23.7 closed sides per associate.
“Having three brokerages rank among the top 50 in the nation in terms of sales associate productivity underscores the exceptional professionalism and skill of the agents in northern Illinois,” said Brian Reagan, president of RE/MAX Northern Illinois. “We are proud that the RE/MAX system continues to attract the best agents and broker/owners in the industry. We are an exceptionally well-diversified network of talent, strategically poised to cater to the many different needs of the public.”
The 2014 REAL Trends 500 survey ranked 1,451 participating brokerages by their total 2013 residential transaction sides. Among the top 500 brokerages, RE/MAX calculated the 50 firms that averaged the most transaction sides per agent.
RE/MAX has been the leader in the northern Illinois real estate market since 1989. The RE/MAX Northern Illinois network, with headquarters in Elgin, Ill., consists of 2,000 sales associates and 100 individually owned and operated RE/MAX offices that provide a full range of residential and commercial brokerage services. Its 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, LLC, a global real estate organization with 90,000+ sales associates in 90+ nations.