MADISON, N.J., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NRT LLC has again been ranked as the nation's No. 1 residential real estate brokerage company for the 17th consecutive year, according to REAL Trends. Based on full-year 2013 results, REAL Trends 500data shows that NRT is the national leader in both closed sales volume and closed transaction sides. NRT operates Realogy's company-owned residential real estate brokerage offices under the brand names of Coldwell Banker®, ERA®, Sotheby's International Realty® and The Corcoran Group®.
In 2013, on a pro forma basis, NRT closed 320,026 transaction sides and accounted for $151.1 billion in closed sales volume, which is approximately 2.5 times higher than the next closest company on the list.
"For 17 years, NRT has achieved this status of being the nation's No. 1 brokerage company for which we are deeply proud," said Bruce Zipf, president and CEO, NRT LLC. "NRT's success is attributable to the efforts of all the employees and independent sales associates who work tirelessly each day to exceed their goals and clients' expectations."
The REAL Trends 500 is an annual research report that identifies the country's most successful residential firms as ranked by closed transaction sides and separately by closed sales volume. The report measures the performance of the nation's leading realty service firms. The full report will be released at REAL Trends' annual Gathering of Eagles event on April 30.
About NRT LLC
With 710 offices and approximately 42,600 independent sales associates, NRT LLC owns and operates real estate brokerage companies that do business in more than 40 of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in the United States. NRT, its affiliated companies, marketing partners or joint ventures also provide mortgage, title, insurance, escrow, warranty, relocation and concierge services to customers and clients of NRT's family of companies. A subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), NRT operates Realogy's company-owned real estate brokerage offices under the brand names of Coldwell Banker®, Coldwell Banker Commercial®, ERA®, Sotheby's International Realty® and The Corcoran Group®.