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Top Bear real estate agents

1,378 real estate agents are active in Bear, DE. HomeLight analyzes every agent's performance history to find the best ones in your area. Data from thousands of transactions show that the top 3% of Bear real estate agents sell homes in 66 days and work with 485 homes, which is 1.7x more than the average.

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Todd & Maria Ruckle
Keller Williams-Newark
About Todd

Maria and Todd Ruckle are the number 1 ranked licensed real estate agents in Delaware with Keller Williams- Greater Newark. Years of experience, industry respect and advanced real estate training set them apart. Todd and Maria have completed transactions in several areas including Brookside, Glasgow, Bear, Newark, Dover, Townsend, Hockessin, Greenville, Centerville and Middletown and Wilmington. HomeLight ranks Todd and Maria as one of the top 1% of agents in Delaware and Cecil County, Maryland for successfully selling homes and as one of the top team for selling homes quickly and for the best possible terms. Please contact them today for an outstanding experience. HomeLight has information on 187 of Maria's transactions since 2009, 88 of which were in the past two years. Maria typically represents the seller (69% of the time), but has also completed 59 buyer transactions during this period. Maria has been most prolific in Brookside including representing the seller of a single family home at 319 Shisler Ct that sold for $382,000 in one transaction and a buyer of a single family home at 135 Woodland. The Ruckle Team has a full time Director of Operations (Shannon Finch) who is 100% committed to helping all the team's clients to achieving their goals.

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"The entire Ruckle team was exactly as advertised. They handled virtually everything for the selling..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
2
Condo Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
1
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  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Andrew Mulrine IV
Re/Max Associates
About Andrew

Andy is a RE/MAX top producing agent. He was awarded #1 Re/Max individual agent in 2017 in the State of Delaware. #2 top Re/Max Agent in 2018, 2015, 2014 in the State of Delaware. He was the #1 individual Re/Max agent in New Castle County in 2017, 2018. He is a NCCBOR million club member, Re/Max Lifetime Achievement award recipient. ReMax Hall of Fame producer and has been awarded the Re/Max 100% Club for 16 years consecutively. Andy is a licensed Delaware Broker & Salesperson in PA & MD. Andy is known for providing superior service & mainly receives most of my business from referrals. Honesty and a straight forward approach to real estate is a welcoming fresh breath of air for most Buyers and Sellers. Andy is always aware of the stress of buying and selling for families and makes it a point to always make it as smooth as possible for clients. Andy prides himself on working with all Buyers and Sellers rather low income to the highest earners. As a native Delawarean, he offers a vast knowledge of the First State. A true understanding of the educational system for families to navigate local schools. He understands the daily commute times for most areas that would impact your family. Andy's finance degree from University of Delaware is helpful with the mortgage process and making the numbers work. He is aware of most financing programs available to help almost all buyers get into a home. Call me today for a straightforward real estate approach.

Andrew's reviews

"A great realtor. Andy has helped us buy and sell on 3 occasions. Very professional, always on time ..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
24
Townhome Transactions
8
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
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Kim Simpson Realty Group
Founder/Broker of Thyme Real Estate Co
About Kim

I'm an innovative, award winning Licensed Professional Real Estate Agent in Delaware and Maryland. I bring almost two decades of experience in developing solid property marketing plans that get results for both buyers and sellers. I pride myself on identifying with the needs of my customers at all levels of the market and relentlessly continuing to learn the ins and outs of the dynamic real estate market. Links LinkedIn Facebook Skills Seller Brokerage Buyer Brokerage I'm the Proud Owner/Broker at Thyme Real Estate Company and Kim Simpson Real Estate Group after taking the leap and leaving a a big brand to start my own boutique brokerage. Outside of work, I love giving back to the community and am a former Girl Scout leader. Mission trips and helping out with homeless families and organizations are also important to me. I'm also involved in the Real Estate community and professional groups with memberships in multiple associations including National Association of Realtors and the Women Council of Realtors. My customers and peers know me as a leader of high integrity with exceptional interpersonal engagement, negotiation and communication skills. The Kim Simpson Realty Group is well known for our passion & service for every client that we partner with. Although I am a multiple award winner, I do not measure success by awards, I measure them by the satisfaction of my customers. "Kim was incredible. She went out of her way to help us. She always either answered her phone or called us back immediately. She paid attention to every detail in the buying process so there were no surprises. Her experience in real estate gave us an advantage over other buyers. She is very professional and truly wants to find the right fit for her customers. You can tell she values her clients. Even after we settled on the home she still helped us. I can't imagine using anyone other than Kim Simpson!!!!!"- Client Reference

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"She was outstanding. She did an outstanding job for us."

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Single Family Home Transactions
1
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0
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0
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  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Michael Wilson
Berkshire Hathaway
About Michael

Michael is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway, Fox & Roach Realtors-Licensed in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Maryland. Michael closes on 100+ homes each year. He consistently receives superior feedback from his Sellers & Buyers. A resident of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, born and raised in Delaware. He is a board member of the Brandywine Valley SPCA(BVSPCA) and works as a volunteer court appointment special advocate for 2 foster children. Michael is passionate about his work and loves to exceed his client's expectation.

Townhome Transactions
24
Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
30
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Peggy Centrella
Patterson- Schwartz
About Peggy

Peggy is a full-time REALTOR® and native to Delaware, licensed in both Delaware and Pennsylvania. Her cutting-edge marketing, communication skills, and knowledge of the local market area have contributed to her success as a consistent multi-million producer. Peggy is ranked in the top 5% in her market area by helping her clients reach their real estate goals with the most professional caring attitude, concern, and service. Peggy's goal is to be a lifetime consultant to her clients and to work with them for their future real estate needs. Call Peggy and her team at the Centrella Real Estate Group for a consultation to help you meet your real estate goals and to learn about her innovative marketing plan that sets her Team apart from the competition. In the end, a successful real estate transaction is one in which Peggy and her team have exceeded your expectations!

Peggy's reviews

"Realtor Peggy Centrella was recommended to me by a mutual acquaintance, and I will be forever gratef..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
21
Townhome Transactions
11
Condo Transactions
0
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  • Top Producer 2019
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Katina Geralis
EXP Realty
About Katina

Katina is a real estate agent with eXp Realty in Wilmington, Delaware. Katina's coverage area includes Wilmington, Bear, Newark, Hockessin and Middletown. HomeLight ranks Katina as one of the top 5% of agents in Wilmington for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents for selling homes fast. HomeLight has information on 309 of Katina's transactions since 2010, 50 of which were in the past two years. Katina typically represents the seller (52% of the time), but has also completed 150 buyer transactions during this period. Katina has transacted in Wilmington more than any other area helping to buy or sell 40 homes including a 5 bedroom, 3.0 bathroom single family home on September 02, 2016 which sold for $425,000 and a 3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom single family home at 1402 Clinton St on March 19, 2012 which sold for $570,000.

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"Great working with Agent Rob Hostery "

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Townhome Transactions
36
Single Family Home Transactions
42
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Shana Delcollo
Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate
About Shana

We are a team committed to exceeding your expectations. You can be confident that the Delcollo & Salvatore Real Estate Team's goal is to make every transaction as smooth as possible. You will receive the highest degree of professionalism and integrity, be it your personal transaction or that of a referral of a friend, family member or business associate. Lifetime Members of Million Dollar Club, Realty Alliance Sales award recipient 2008~2018, NCCBOR Spirit Award for 2012 & 2013, NCCBOR Service Award for 2014, Top ranked Agent for Zillow based on client reviews and ratings, member of the New Castle - Sussex Board of REALTORS-Cecil County Board of REALTORS, DE Housing Opportunity Fund committee member.

Townhome Transactions
6
Single Family Home Transactions
20
Condo Transactions
0
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Mike McKee
Long and Foster
About Mike

Since 2012, Mike has brought his motivational spirit and extensive sales experience to the McKee Kubasko Group. Mike uses his experience developing other sales forces with his experience in real estate to exceed his clients’ expectations in each and every transaction. With his unfaltering positivity and ability to bring out the best in others, Mike succeeds in helping his clients and other agents reach their goals. Mike is skilled in researching current data and statistics in markets that he serves, allowing him to educate and bring honest facts to his clients. Mike grew up in Ridley Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, and he moved to Chester County in 2005. He has been working in sales and sales management since 1982. When he is not working hard for his clients, Mike and his wife Liz enjoy working with the Ronald McDonald House Charities, Little Sisters of the Poor, Aid for Friends, and teaching Pre-Cana courses through his church. When the timing is right, Mike would love to put his unique blend of enthusiasm and experience to work for you.

Mike's reviews

"Mike was an amazing guy. He was a true professional and an excellent listener. He showed me a variet..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
25
Townhome Transactions
6
Condo Transactions
3
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Amy Lacy
Patterson-Schwartz
About Amy

Amy has been a staple of Delaware real estate for close to 20 years, She is a Broker Associate and lead agent of The Lacy Group, one of Delaware's top Real Estate teams. With over $100 million in sales over her career, she has the knowledge and experience to ensure you have a positive, successful real estate transaction. Her team consists of four licensed agents, administrative staff, and a Marketing Manager. When you choose to work with Amy, you get her the entire transaction, you are never assigned to a less experienced agent. You get the boss! Amy has sold 12.29x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We’ve recorded data for 116 of Amy’s transactions since 2017. Amy prefers to work with both buyers and sellers. Here’s a little about Amy’s real estate experience: - Amy has sold over 500 homes. - Amy recently sold one home for $979,000. - Amy’s fastest selling home sold in 1 days. - Amy has closed over 100 million dollars in sales while helping hundreds of clients over her 20 year career. HomeLight considers this real estate agent a closer because they have sold 12.3x more homes than the average agent in the area. Her days on market is 25% lower than the average local agent.

Single Family Home Transactions
20
Townhome Transactions
11
Condo Transactions
0
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Debbie Phipps
Keller Williams Real Estate-Newark
About Debbie

Debbie Stiles Phipps, CRS, ABR Realtor in DE, MD, & PA Debbie has been a Realtor for 25 years and has survived all type of markets. She owes this success to her clients who pay their highest compliment by referring their friends and family so that they can experience the same professional & complete services. The first nine years Debbie juggled two full time careers but after 20+ years with DuPont, in March, 1997, she chose to devote all of her time and effort to her Real Estate career. Debbie's last positions at DuPont were Product Representative and Contract Administrator. Not only did she market & price DuPont products; she handled multi-million dollar proposal and contract negotiations. This background and her extensive Real Estate experience has prepared her to best represent her client's interest. You can count on Debbie for personalized services. You will deal with Debbie on all levels of the transaction. She will be there to guide you through this complex process. Con

Single Family Home Transactions
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Condo Transactions
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Townhome Transactions
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Find your perfect real estate agent in Bear

Why you need a top real estate agent in Bear, DE

In Bear, where homes stay on the market an average of 111 days, it’s crucial to have a top performing real estate agent. Top Bear agents do 332 real estate transactions a year, compared to the average agent who does 123. Plus, our data shows the best agents save you time and money.

Top Seller's Agents

Work with a top Bear seller's agent who sells homes 44.85 days faster than the average agent and make sellers 5.0% more on their home sales.

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Top Buyer's Agents

The right buyer's agent in 49.8% can show you more homes and save you up to $42,520 on home purchases, and work 1.7x more homes than the average agent.

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Find the perfect agent or REALTOR® for your favorite Bear neighborhood

Based on the available transaction data for homes bought and sold in Bear, top agents are frequently doing deals in Meadows at Wilton, Becks Woods, and Christiana Green.

Meadows at Wilton

Active Agents105
Time on Market112
Avg. Sale Price$137,890

Becks Woods

Active Agents113
Time on Market126
Avg. Sale Price$199,438

Christiana Green

Active Agents109
Time on Market115
Avg. Sale Price$179,025

Explore other neighborhoods in Bear, DE

Find top real estate agents in cities near Bear, DE

Elkton

Active Agents748
Time on Market69
Avg. Sale Price$215,000

Wilmington

Active Agents1,271
Time on Market69
Avg. Sale Price$178,900

Frequently Asked Questions

What does a top real estate agent do?
Top real estate agents have more local expertise, prepare in-depth market analyses, and have industry connections that you can’t find by yourself. They know your neighborhood like the back of their hand and use their market knowledge to sell your home faster than the average agent and for money.
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What should you look for when interviewing a real estate agent in Bear?
When you sell a house, your real estate agent becomes your business partner, financial advisor, and emotional support system. It’s crucial to partner with someone you trust, so make sure you’re looking for an agent who can answer all of your questions with confidence during the interview. During this process, you want to get to know the agent’s business and find out how well they know the area. You’re listening for things that signal experience, expertise in your community, and workload. Selling a home takes an enormous amount of work, so you need an agent who’s got a plan for prep, pricing, and marketing and who is ready to roll up their sleeves to get the job done.
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How important is it to hire a top real estate agent in Bear?
Our data shows that the top 5% of listing agents sell homes for as much as (+9%) more than the average real estate agent. A great agent makes a difference when you buy a house, too: We’ve found that the top 5% of buyer's agents on average save their clients 2.5% more on their home purchase. So, whether you’re in the market to find your dream home or sell your house at a great price, the right agent matters. We encourage you to connect with a top real estate agent if you’re buying or selling a home in Bear, DE.
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When is the right time to hire a real estate agent in Bear?
The best window to contact an agent to sell your home is anywhere from three to six months in advance of your list date. When you start the search for an agent several months before hitting the market, there’s plenty of time to find the best agent, make key renovations, and market your home effectively, all of which are essential steps in selling your home for a great price. You can also hire an agent based on the best time to sell in Bear to take advantage of seasonal and cyclical trends in the market. The right time to hire a real estate agent depends on the temperature of the housing market. For example, the best time to sell in Bear is in May. And since it takes around 3 months to close on a home, you should list in February. We recommend that you hire a real estate agent as soon as you're thinking of selling your home. Generally speaking, that's anywhere from 3 to 6 months prior to your desired move date.
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What is the average real estate agent commission for agents in Bear?
While individual real estate agent commissions do vary, most real estate agents work for 6% of the home price.
Why should I use HomeLight to find a Bear real estate agent?
HomeLight analyzes all real estate agent in Bear to bring you custom, unbiased, data-driven recommendations. We use actual home sales transaction data to compare Bear real estate agent and will only introduce you to the top performing agents. They do not pay to advertise on our site and we do not pay to list them. To give you the best object recommendations, we consider things like: how fast a real estate agent sells, how many properties they work on, how much money they save or earn their clients, and what cities and neighborhoods they specialize in. You can trust that we’ll match you with the right agents for your needs.
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