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Top Orchard Ridge real estate agents

HomeLight analyzes hundreds of thousands transactions to identify the best real estate agents of Orchard Ridge, Madison. And here's what we know about the top 3% of the 54 active Orchard Ridge, Madison real estate agents: compared to the average agent, the top 3% work 1.6x more transactions and move homes 31.7 days faster.

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See how 3 of the top REALTORS® and real estate agents in Orchard Ridge, Madison stack up

Eric Hansen
Stark Company Realtors
About Eric

We believe selling or purchasing a home is more than a short-term business transaction. Not only is your home one of your largest assets but it's also a place of family, memories, comfort, safety, and relaxation. Your home is so much more than just a house! We take pride in providing guidance & adding value to our clients' lives through our Real Estate knowledge & professionalism. We strive to build lifelong relationships with all of our clients. With our team approach, someone will always be there to support you every step of the way – from our first meeting through closing. Our systems ensure you will have an exceptional Real Estate experience! We will educate you on each step in the process and empower you to progress through the selling or buying process on your timeline. We are experts at directing the process & providing accurate market data while you control the decisions. This approach creates a low pressure, low stress environment. We also strive to make the process fun and enjoyable. Laughing with our clients and celebrating an accepted offer is one of the best aspects of our job! We strive to accomplish your goals and we do everything in our power to place you in the strongest negotiation position possible. Eric, our team leader, has a wealth of knowledge and is an excellent problem solver. He’s an expert on market conditions and valuation. His professional approach provides clients with all the information they need to make an educated decision. Brett’s strong work ethic and compassion for our clients make him a dynamic team member. Brett puts our clients' needs first and will do everything in his power to help them accomplish their goals. Erin, our Team & Listing Manager, ensures your listing runs smoothly from start to finish. Her strong attention to detail compliments her work ethic and communication skills. Our Marketing Coordinator, Kristen, is very detail-oriented and has an eye for creativity, allowing her to highlight the very best features in your home. She designs all our marketing materials, manages our social media pages, and organizes our events. Jenna, our Client Care Coordinator, provides our clients with weekly updates and handles all the "behind-the-scenes" work required to get you to the closing table. Her positive energy and passion for helping others compliments her ability to build strong relationships with our clients as she guides them through their path to closing. The Hansen Home Team also has trusted mortgage lenders, home inspectors, insurance agents, title firms & contractors who we work with regularly. We only work the absolute best service providers who we know deliver the same level of service we do. This ensures our clients are in good hands and their transaction runs smoothly. We strive to provide the most exceptional Real Estate experience in the industry and build relationships which last well beyond a home sale or purchase! Our clients become our friends & family -- Your goals become our goals!

Townhome Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
54
Condo Transactions
10
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2019
NAR Certifications
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Jack C. Cheng
Inventure Realty Group
About Jack

Jack has established his real estate career in Madison, WI after spending years on the East coast learning the art of sales and management. Having worked with some of the best and brightest minds in the business, Jack brings a fresh new perspective to the local real estate scene. Having lived in China, the United Kingdom, New York City, and Boston, Jack is familiar with the challenges of the relocation and moving process. This global perspective and his skillful approach to communication makes Jack the ideal real estate partner, particularly for bilingual clients or those who speak Mandarin as a first language. Using his skills in negotiation and 10 years of experience in sales and management, Jack provides his clients with a professional, efficient, and enjoyable real estate experience like no other. Jack is a member of the: National Association of Realtors (NAR) Wisconsin Realtors Association (WRA) Realtors Association of South Central Wisconsin (RASCW) Multiple Listing Service (MLS)

Condo Transactions
11
Single Family Home Transactions
25
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Joanna Janas
First Weber Inc
About Joanna

Joanna uses professionalism and a soft leadership approach, to everything she does. She is passionate about real estate, her clients, and everything home related. An Edgewood College MBA graduate and resident of Blackhawk, Joanna's love for Madison shines through, with her commitment to finding the perfect home for her clients. Passionate about helping others, Joanna donates her time as a board member to local non-profit, Friends of UW Health organization. Joanna has extensive experience with residential, fix and sell properties, first-time home buyers, rental properties, 1031 Exchanges, commercial, and vacation-secondary homes. Joanna's clients would describe her as: caring, honest, and dedicated, with them being her number one priority. Joanna has an in depth knowledge of the local market and uses her expertise to find your dream home. She has a unique and proven system to real estate. She is very detail oriented, which allows her to see homes through " the buyer's eye ". Joanna works with an interior decorator and a professional photographer, to make her listings stand out. Most importantly, all of Joanna's clients become life-long friends.

Joanna's reviews

"“With no doubt or regret coming to Joanna was the best decision! I felt that she made the whole proc..."

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Townhome Transactions
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Single Family Home Transactions
23
Condo Transactions
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  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Find your perfect real estate agent in Orchard Ridge, Madison

Why you need a top real estate agent in Orchard Ridge, Madison, WI

In Orchard Ridge, Madison, homes sit on the market an average of 84 days, and sell for 100.0% of the list price. Having a top agent by your side can save you serious time and money. The top 3% of Orchard Ridge, Madison agents move homes off the market in 52 days, and get better price results: Buyers get 1.8% knocked off the list price, and sellers get 4.1% more than their list price.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller's agents in Orchard Ridge, Madison know how to help their clients make up to $11,557 more on home sales and can sell their homes 31.7 days faster than the average agent.

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Top Buyer's Agents

Finding the right real estate agent in Orchard Ridge, Madison can have a big impact on your bottom line. A top 3% agent helps 1.6x more buyers, and can save you $4,998 more on your home purchase than an average agent.

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Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Orchard Ridge, Madison, WI

Top Agents
5 stars
Avg. Agents
4.7 stars

Top real estate agents in Orchard Ridge, Madison score an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Orchard Ridge, Madison agent who scores only 4.7 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Orchard Ridge, Madison and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

"The Realtor I chose called me up, talked with my husband and I, and two weeks later, we’re waiting for our closing date of the house but also our closing date of our new abode. I would recommend HomeLight to anyone..."

Sandy W.

HomeLight Client

"Our realtor recommendation was perfect! She helped explain everything and the whole process went very smoothly. We would definitely recommend HomeLight to anyone selling a house."

Kelly P.

HomeLight Client

"When we decided to sell our condominium, we had no idea who to call. I'm so glad we included HomeLight in our decision making. The agent recommended by HomeLight...was outstanding. Thank you, HomeLight."

Michel B..

HomeLight Client

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Stoughton

Active Agents607
Time on Market73
Avg. Sale Price$265,000

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Active Agents879
Time on Market68
Avg. Sale Price$291,319

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Active Agents681
Time on Market71
Avg. Sale Price$375,000

Fitchburg

Active Agents731
Time on Market72
Avg. Sale Price$325,000

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