Realty Austin Named to Power Broker List
Austin’s #1 Independent Brokerage Moves Up National Ranking
of Best Real Estate Firms
AUSTIN, TX — Realty Austin was included in the Top 500 national ranking of real estate brokerage firms in the 28th Annual Power Broker Report. Austin’s #1 independent brokerage ranked no. 92 with $2 billion sales volume and 5,678 transactions. The report is an annual ranking of top residential real estate firms according to closed transactions and sales volume by RISMedia for the year 2015.
Jonathan Boatwright, co-owner of Realty Austin said, “We are grateful for our powerful team of agents who serve their communities in which they live and work with superior customer service. We are honored to play a part in celebrating their achievements. With 157 people a day relocating to Austin, our company will continue to drive innovation through our website and automated tools to help these new and existing customers.”
Now in its 28th year, the Power Broker Report has long honored the incredible business feats of remarkable real estate leaders—and brokerage firms—who continue to shape the industry. With more than 82,000 real estate brokerage firms in the United States, the report recognizes The Top 500 Power Broker firms according to sales volume and transactions each April. The Power Broker List represents the most comprehensive look at the real estate industry and provides these Top 500 firms a distinction in their respective marketplace.
John Featherston RISMedia President & CEO congratulated Realty Austin for their prestigious ranking in this year’s Power Broker Report. “The firms represented are the nation’s most elite brokerage firms serving literally millions of consumers with their real estate needs. 2015 was a growth year for many real estate firms across the country, despite continued inventory shortage in many areas.”
This year marks the fourth time Realty Austin has appeared on the annual Power Broker List by RISMedia. In 2015 Realty Austin ranked no. 99 on sales volume with $1.65 billion and no. 119 on transaction volume with 4,795 closed deals for 2014.