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Coldwell Banker Schmitt Again Ranked Among The Top 500 Real Estate Brokerages in Real Trends’ & RIS Media’s 2018 Surveys


Posted: May 03, 2018 by Stephen Mizner

Florida Keys, (April 30, 2018) – Coldwell Banker Schmitt Real Estate Company (CBSREC), based on dollar volume of sales for 2017, was ranked among the largest real estate companies in the United States, appearing at #477 in RIS Media’s Power Broker Top 500 Survey and at #496 in the 2018 REAL Trends Power Broker 500.

CBSREC was the only real estate company from the Florida Keys to be ranked in either survey.

REAL Trends, Inc. is a communications and consulting company considered to be a leading source of analysis and information on the residential brokerage and housing industry. The REAL Trends 500, now in its 31th year, is an annual research report that identifies the country’s largest and most successful residential firms as ranked by closed sales volume and, separately, by closed transaction sides.  Due to the requirement that all information be independently verified, the REAL Trends 500 remains a trusted source for information about the performance of these firms. For the 2018 REAL Trends Survey, firms needed to close a minimum of $565,781,877 in sales volume to place in the top 500.

RISMedia, publisher of Real Estate magazine, provides real estate professionals with up-to-date news regarding the latest real estate trends and various rankings, including its annual Power Broker Top 500 Survey now in its 30th year.  To be included within the Top 500, firms had to close a minimum of $541,380,476 in sales volume.

Brian Schmitt, CBSREC’s president and broker, noted “While we’ve been ranked among the Top 500 in both surveys for the last several years, to be included again following Hurricane Irma’s profound impact on our results for the last four months of the year is quite remarkable.  Congratulations to our Realtors® and our operations staff for their resilience and dedication, and we want to thank our customers for their loyalty and trust in us.”

For additional information, visit Coldwell Banker Schmitt’s website at RealEstateFloridaKeys.com, or email info@cbschmitt.com, or call any of its five locations in the Florida Keys: 100430 Overseas Highway, Key Largo (305) 451-4422; 85996 Overseas Hwy., Islamorada, (305) 664-4470; 11050 Overseas Highway, Marathon, (305) 743-5181; 29967 Overseas Highway, Big Pine Key, (305) 872-3050, and 1201 White Street, Key West (305) 296-7727.

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