NEW YORK, June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Brown Harris Stevens is pleased to announce that many of its agents were named as top agents in the country by The Wall Street Journal and Real Trends today. John Burger was ranked the top individual agent in New York City.
"We are honored that so many of our agents were recognized, not only as the top producing agents in Manhattan, but also as the most successful agents in the entire country," stated Hall F. Willkie, president of Brown Harris Stevens. "The continued success of our agents is a tribute to their professionalism, expertise, and incredible level of customer service."
The agents listed are now members of the "The Thousand Top Real Estate Professionals," a prestigious national awards ranking sponsored annually by the two respected publications. Their achievements have placed them in the top one half of 1 percent of more than 1 million REALTORS® nationwide. "The Thousand Top Real Estate Professionals" honors the top 250 residential agents in six categories.
Brown Harris Stevens' agents were named to the Top Individual Agents by Sales Volume.
In the Nation, our agents were ranked:
#2 - John Burger
#29 - Leslie Coleman
#29 - Mary K. Rutherfurd
#31 - Lisa Lippman
#75 - Wendy J. Sarasohn
#232 - Scott Harris
In Manhattan, they were ranked:
#1 - John Burger
#7 - Leslie Coleman
#7 - Mary K. Rutherfurd
#8 - Lisa Lippman
#14 - Wendy J. Sarasohn
#30 - Scott Harris
The Team of Robert "Robby" Browne, Chris Kann, Maria Pashby and Louis Buckworth earned #8 in the country and #3 in Manhattan on the list for top teams by sales.
Individuals ranked by highest average sales price:
#5- John Burger
#74 - Leslie Coleman
#74 - Mary K. Rutherfurd
#80 - Marlene Marcus
#147 - Irene Lowenkron
#159 - Penny Toepfer
#187 - Ben Stein
#196 - Elizabeth Jean Adams
Teams ranked by highest average sales price:
#2 - SingerVenekamp
#13 - Anne S. Young and Amanda Young
#24 - Browne, Kann, Pashby, Buckworth Team
#35 - Siim Hanja and Rudi Hanja
#40 - Drew Glick and Juliana Frei
#105 - Roger Gillen and Gregory Roache
#144 - Nadine Adamson and Kelsey Hall
Brown Harris Stevens, New York's oldest real estate firm, is recognized as the leader in the sales of luxury properties. The firm has negotiated and concluded transactions totaling over $6 billion annually. Buyers and sellers benefit from the firm's size and market coverage. Brown Harris Stevens' brokers know their residential markets intimately and have the most current and accurate information on listing and sales prices available. The brokers, who all share an absolute commitment to professionalism and discretion, are among the most successful in the nation, averaging more than 20 years of experience in real estate, which is by far the highest in the industry.
The four lists of The Thousand can be found at: http://realtrends.com/products/rt1000
About Brown Harris Stevens
Brown Harris Stevens, established in 1873, is the premier provider of residential real estate services in New York. The company has offices throughout New York City, The Hamptons and Palm Beach. Brown Harris Stevens offers more luxury residential exclusives than any other Manhattan firm, serves as the exclusive affiliate of Christie's International Real Estate, Inc., a subsidiary of Christie's International PLC, the world's oldest fine arts auctioneer.
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SOURCE Brown Harris Stevens