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Top Kalamazoo real estate agents

Kalamazoo, MI has 1,192 active real estate agents. But how do you know whether the one you hire will do their job well? That's why HomeLight analyzes each agent's performance history to find the best ones in your area. Work with the top 3% of real estate agents in Kalamazoo and you can make $5,991 more on a home sale and save up to over 10% more on a home purchase.

"Prior to using HomeLight, we had found a Realtor through the yellow pages. Our property was sold within a week of listing and for a price that we had anticipated.... more than what the Realtor found through the yellow pages had estimated."

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See how 20 of the top REALTORS® and real estate agents in Kalamazoo stack up

William Thompson
Troxel Realty Company, Llc
About William

"Over 800 Successful Real Estate Transactions" William is a real estate agent with Troxel Realty Company, Llc in Battle Creek, Michigan and has been in the real estate business for 26 years. William has completed 685 transactions in several areas including Battle Creek, Portage, Marshall, Albion, Kalamazoo and Richland. HomeLight ranks William as one of the top 1% of agents in Battle Creek for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 10% of agents who are able to successfully complete transactions. Our database shows that William has completed over 800 transactions since 1996, representing the buyer in 28% of those transactions and the seller in 72% of them.

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"We are veterans who moved from Washington state, and we started the buying process in late January/e..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
56
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Rob Young
616 REALTY
About Rob

Rob Young has been a licensed real estate agent in Michigan for 22 years and is with Midwest Properties of Michigan in Grand Rapids. Robert's coverage area includes Ada, Byron Center, Caledonia, Cascade, Forest Hills, Grand Rapids, Grandville, Hudsonville, Jenison, Kentwood, Northview, and Wyoming. HomeLight ranks Robert as one of the top 1% of agents in Grand Rapids for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 6% of agents who sell homes fast.

Rob's reviews

"Rob is a polished, competent, and responsive real estate professional. When we decided to sell our ..."

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Condo Transactions
6
Single Family Home Transactions
74
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Shelly Pattison
REMAX Advantage
About Shelly

Shelly has been a licensed real estate agent in Michigan for 26 years and is currently with REMAX Advantage in Portage. Shelly has completed transactions in several areas including Portage, Kalamazoo, Mattawan, Westwood, Eastwood and Parchment. HomeLight ranks Shelly as one of the top 11% of agents in Portage for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 19% of agents who sell homes fast. HomeLight has information on 166 of Shelly's transactions since 2015. Shelly works with both buyers and sellers. Shelly works all of Kalamazoo County and travels as far as Van Buren County, Allegan & parts of Barry Counties. Shelly sold 73 homes in 2018 and 75 homes in 2017.

Single Family Home Transactions
9
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
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Kevin Yoder
Yoder Real Estate
About Kevin

Kevin Yoder is a real estate agent and owner of Yoder Real Estate in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Kevin has been in the real estate business for nearly 20 years. Kevin and his team of professionals help home sellers and home buyers in many areas- including Grand Rapids, Ada, Forest Hills, Wyoming, Kentwood, Hudsonville, Rockford, Cascade, Byron Center, Lowell, Northview and many more! HomeLight ranks Kevin as one of the top 0.6% of agents in Grand Rapids for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents for selling homes fast, for the most money possible and with the leas amount of hassle for home sellers. For home buyers they are expert negotiators and are able to provide buyers with more home buying options through Yoder Real Estate's exclusive "Kevin's List", which includes many "off-market" homes that other agents do not have access to.

Single Family Home Transactions
89
Condo Transactions
8
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
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Jason Veenstra
Veenstra Team brokered by eXp Realty
About Jason

Jason is a second-generation REALTOR® and Team Leader for the Veenstra Team. Jason was raised in Kalamazoo and has spent most of his life here. He is a graduate of Kalamazoo Christian High School, attended Calvin College and graduated from Trinity Christian College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Communication. Jason and his wife, along with their 5 children, attend The River Church in downtown Kalamazoo where Jason serves as the Chair of the Deacon Committee and volunteers on a regular basis in the audio/video department. Jason serves as a Board Director for the Greater Kalamazoo Association of REALTORS® (GKAR), Board Manager for Michigan Regional Information Center (MichRIC), sits on the GKAR MLS Committee, is a member of the Kalamazoo Area Rental Housing Association (KARHA), a member of the Rental Property Owner’s Association (RPOA), and he and his wife have been class facilitators for Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University multiple times.

Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
4
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Pamella Knapp
RE/MAX of Michigan
About Pamella

The Knapp/Knight Team is dedicated to helping people find the perfect home focused and on getting homes sold! The Knapp/Knight Team aims high to achieve the goals set for their clients and last year sold over 198 homes. To ensure excellent customer service and the highest level of communication, Pamella Knapp & Shauna Knight have developed a 8 member team. "Our clients find that we not only know real estate, but will also exceed expectations either finding you the home of your dreams or getting your home sold quickly and at the best price." With this level of commitment to customer service and professionalism you will find your experience will be unsurpassed through the home buying/selling process. There are many factors affecting the real estate market locally and nationally day to day. It is imperative to have the right representation and team to guide and prepare you every step of the way. Pamella and her team have been successful in the market through both good and challenging times. The Knapp/Knight team's experience and commitment has built a group of realtors® that will deliver results.

Single Family Home Transactions
120
Condo Transactions
1
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Greg Miller
Roy-Miller Team/Berkshire Hathaway
About Greg

Gregory Miller is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices in Portage, Michigan and has been in the real estate business for 5 years. Gregory's coverage area includes Kalamazoo, Portage, Westwood, Gobles, Mattawan and Paw Paw. HomeLight ranks Gregory as one of the top 1% of agents in Kalamazoo for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 2% of agents for single family homes. Our database shows that Gregory has completed 296 transactions since 2009, representing the buyer in 31% of those transactions and the seller in 69% of them. Gregory has been most prolific in Kalamazoo including representing the seller of a single family home that sold for $180,000 in one transaction and a buyer of a single family home that sold for $136,000 in another.

Single Family Home Transactions
100
Condo Transactions
2
TIC Transactions
0
NAR Certifications
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Cassie Scramlin
Keller Williams Realty, Mitten Homes Group
About Cassie

I love having the opportunity to work for you! I currently service 4 counties in SW Michigan and have been licensed since 2001 with thousands of successful transactions completed. My no nonsense approach to real estate means you will receive superior service, integrity and honesty during the transaction. You can enjoy a smooth transaction netting you the most money, (if you are selling a home), and a good value on your new home, (if you are purchasing a home). I have the unique ability to match a home to a buyer. I am certified as a Professional Stager. You will also benefit from my experience being a Ramsey Trusted ELP. I am different than most realtors as I look at things differently. Real estate is truly my passion and I enjoy helping everyone I can from listing and selling local properties to referring clients to my professional associates around the world. I will never put my commission at a higher value than your real estate goals. In my spare time, I love spending time with my grandchildren, family and friends. I enjoy camping, crafts and baking/cooking. My husband and I have two doodles that are important to our daily routine. I am a breast cancer survivor and support our military, firemen, police officers and first responders.

Cassie's reviews

"I highly recommend Cassie she did things for me that I didn't even realize you could do selling my h..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
4
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Melody Stirk
Keller Williams Realty
About Melody

Melody Stirk is the founder of the Stirk Realty Group, and also a top producing agent within her office at the Kalamazoo Keller Williams Market Center in Portage, Michigan. Melody is a native of Southwest Michigan, graduating from Western Michigan University with a B.A. in 1979. She has been highly active in the Real Estate community, having over 40+ continuous years of experience in Marketing Residential and Income Properties. She is a true Southwest Michigan Gal! In her spare time she is a shore lover, horseback rider, and she loves to craft! She is a black belt in Karate, as well as the 3rd licensed Female Jockey in the U.S.A. Melody’s formula for success involves personalized service, a high degree of professionalism, and a commitment to client satisfaction! She is extremely proud of her team having sold over 265 homes in the last 2 years!

Melody's reviews

"We were able to meet Melody by signing up with Homelight. We were given 5 realtor recommendations in..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
3
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Richard Roy
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices
About Richard

Richard Roy is a premier Listing Specialist. Richard has extensive knowledge of the market and has been very successful marketing and selling homes. He specializes in representing sellers and previous for sale by owner listings, and enjoys referral and repeat business from satisfied customers. Please call or email today to put his expertise to work for you.

Single Family Home Transactions
10
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Find your perfect real estate agent in Kalamazoo

Why you need a top real estate agent in Kalamazoo, MI

When it comes to making one of the biggest financial decisions of your life, you need the right real estate team by your side. Top agents do 81.0% more deals than average agents, and those negotiation skills pay off big time: Sellers save 3.0x more money and buyers save 1.5x more money with a top agent.

Top Seller's Agents

Sellers working with a top real estate agent in Kalamazoo can make 7.1% more on their home sale and sell 39.88 days faster than the local average.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
Lower is better

Homes Sold / Yr


Top Buyer's Agents

Top Kalamazoo agents help buyers purchase 1.7x more homes, and save their buyers $5,991 compared to the average agent who saves buyers -$6,107.

Condos Sold / Yr

Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
Lower is better

Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Kalamazoo, MI

Top Agents
5 stars
Avg. Agents
4.5 stars

Top real estate agents in Kalamazoo score an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Kalamazoo agent who scores only 4.5 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Kalamazoo and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

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

Based on the available transaction data for homes bought and sold in Kalamazoo, top agents are frequently doing deals in Westwood, Millwood, and Eastwood.

Westwood

Active Agents453
Time on Market92
Avg. Sale Price$114,905

Millwood

Active Agents449
Time on Market97
Avg. Sale Price$97,742

Eastwood

Active Agents369
Time on Market93
Avg. Sale Price$60,911

Find top real estate agents in cities near Kalamazoo, MI

Portage

Active Agents779
Time on Market57
Avg. Sale Price$217,727

Battle Creek

Active Agents478
Time on Market61
Avg. Sale Price$117,500

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 Kalamazoo?
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 Kalamazoo?
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 Kalamazoo, MI.
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When is the right time to hire a real estate agent in Kalamazoo?
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 Kalamazoo 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 Kalamazoo 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 Kalamazoo?
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 Kalamazoo real estate agent?
HomeLight analyzes all real estate agent in Kalamazoo to bring you custom, unbiased, data-driven recommendations. We use actual home sales transaction data to compare Kalamazoo 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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