The 2015 REAL Trends 500 – an annual report that identifies the country’s largest and most successful residential real estate firms – was recently released, and it ranked NRT LLC as the No. 1 residential real estate brokerage in the United States for the 18th consecutive year. NRT is the parent company of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, which operates 18 offices in the North Texas region.
The top 500 brokerages were ranked by REAL Trends based on their 2014 closed sales volume and closed transaction sides. NRT topped the list with $156.7 billion in sales volume and 316,970 transaction sides, more than 2.3 times the sales volume of its nearest competitor and more than the next eight competitors combined.
“Being part of the number-one residential real estate brokerage in the nation is an incredible advantage for both Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage agents and home buyers and sellers,” stated Frank Obringer, president, North Texas, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. “It enhances our strong local market expertise with powerful marketing resources, global connections and cutting-edge technology designed to make the process of buying or selling a home more efficient and satisfying for all involved.”
NRT owns and operates companies in approximately 50 of the largest metropolitan areas in the United States, including Dallas/Fort Worth, and has more than 790 offices and nearly 47,000 independent sales associates nationwide. NRT is a subsidiary of Realogy and operates all its company-owned real estate brokerages, including Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, North Texas, which has 18 offices and more than 850 independent sales associates assisting the needs of home buyers and sellers throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and Tyler area.
“This past year, NRT expanded its brokerage footprint through 17 acquisitions. Just recently, we strengthened our reach in key areas and entered important new markets with the acquisition of Coldwell Banker United, REALTORS® offices in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina and right here in Texas,” added Obringer. “We are very proud of our achievements and of all the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage employees and independent sales associates who persistently strive to increase the value they deliver to home buyers and sellers.”
For assistance buying or selling a home, contact a local market expert at one of the conveniently located North Texas offices of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage or visit CBDFW.com.