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Find the perfect Birmingham real estate agent

We analyze millions of home sales to find the best performing real estate agents.

Top Birmingham real estate agents

HomeLight runs the stats on each of the 2,510 agents in Birmingham so that you can select the top performing real estate agents. The top 3% Birmingham agents work with 617 homes and get them sold in 64 days.

HomeLight was very easy! Within just a few hours I had been contacted by a company, and we went with that realtor. He was amazing!

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Why you need a top real estate agent in Birmingham, AL

Birmingham, AL has 2,507 active real estate agents. The average real estate agent in Birmingham sells about 491 homes and each home spends about 125 days on Birmingham's housing market. Let's see how the top 3% perform in comparison.

Top Seller's Agents

In contrast with the average Birmingham real estate agent, the top seller's agents sell 403.22 more homes, close deals 61.95 days faster, and earn sellers an extra 8.4% on each home sale.

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Top Buyer's Agents

When compared against the average real estate agent, the top Birmingham buyer's agents move about 250 properties and save buyers $34,424 on their home purchases.

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Homes purchased / yr

Sale price / list price (%)
Lower is better

See how some of the real estate agents in Birmingham, AL stack up

Josh Vernon

Josh Vernon Group at Keller Williams

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Jamie Goff

Jamie Goff Real Estate

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Fred Smith

The Fred Smith Group

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Melvin Upchurch

Melvin Upchurch Real Estate

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Drew Taylor

Re/Max Southern Homes

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Dana Belcher

RE/MAX Advantage

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Manda Luccasen

RE/MAX Southern Homes

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Derrick Seay


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Patti Schreiner

RE/MAX Southern Homes

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Susan Lehman

Keller Williams Metro South

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Meet top real estate agents who focus on these Birmingham neighborhoods


Active Agents518
Time on Market95
Avg. Sale Price$223,454

Spring Lake

Active Agents605
Time on Market116
Avg. Sale Price$92,746

South Eastlake

Active Agents443
Time on Market108
Avg. Sale Price$32,800

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The first realtor that HomeLight recommend really impressed me, she was great and my home sold within 30 days. I wish I had known about HomeLight years ago!

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I had a great experience with the agent that I found from HomeLight. My house sold in 2 days and my agent was with me through every step. I would recommend Homelight to all my friends.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the right time to hire a real estate agent in Birmingham?

It's going to depend on the temperature of the Birmingham housing market but we generally 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.

How important is it to hire a top real estate agent in Birmingham?

On average, the top performing 5% of seller's agents generally command a higher selling price (+9%) than the average real estate agent. The top performing 5% of buyer's agents generally save their clients 2.5% more than the average real estate agent at closing. So, whether you're buying or selling your house, your odds of making more money on the transaction are higher if you work with a top performing agent. We encourage you to explore all of your options if you're selling a house in Birmingham, AL.

Why do I need to hire a licensed real estate agent in Birmingham?

Always ensure you’re working with a trained, accredited real estate professional. That's the best way to protect you and your property. Every listing agent should be prepared to deliver proof of their license to sell in your area.

What is the average real estate agent commission for agents in Birmingham?

While individual real estate agent commissions do vary, most real estate agents in Birmingham work for 6% of the home price.

How do I find a real estate agent that specializes in a specific Birmingham neighborhood?

Looking to buy or sell a home in a specific Birmingham neighborhood? We've got you covered. Either explore top real estate agents in Birmingham neighborhoods or give one of our trained agent concierges a call at (855) 999-7975

What are the most important questions to ask when interviewing Birmingham neighborhood?

We've put together a list of 24 questions to ask your real estate agent. Make sure to ask them of your Birmingham real estate agent during interviews.

Why should I use HomeLight to find a Birmingham real estate agent?

HomeLight analyzes all real estate agents in Birmingham to bring you custom, unbiased, data-driven recommendations. We use actual home sales transaction data to compare Birmingham real estate agents and will only introduce you to the top performing agents.

Do these Birmingham real estate agents work for HomeLight?

No. All of the real estate agents you see on are unaffiliated with us. They do not pay to advertise on our site and we do not pay to list them. That's how we keep our recommendations objective.

What factors does HomeLight consider when evaluating real estate agents in Birmingham?

We compare real estate agents on a variety of data points in their transaction history. While we can't give away our exact algorithm, we can tell you that 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.