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Top real estate agents in Marion, IA

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

Why you need a top real estate agent in Marion, IA

Average real estate agents in Marion, IA leave homes on the market for 84 days, while top real estate agents sell in 50 days. Marion's 730 real estate agents with active listings sell 90 homes on average.

"After contacting HomeLight, two fabulous realtors contacted us. Our recommended realtor was absolutely fantastic, and we accepted an offer on our house 3 days after it was listed."

Cynthia L.

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Top Marion real estate agent stats at a glance

Marion, IA has 1.7x real estate agents, so how do you know who’s right for you? HomeLight looks at each agent’s historical performance data to identify those that will get you the best results. Marion’s top 3% of agents do 687 real estate transactions per year. Compare that to the average agent who does transactions a year — the top agent completes 76.8% more transactions! And that level of experience pays off for buyers and sellers alike.

Top Seller's Agents

Work with a top Marion seller's agent who sells homes 34.07 days faster than the average agent and make sellers 26.6% more on their home sales.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
Lower is better

Homes Sold / Yr

Top Buyer's Agents

Want someone experienced with proven results? A top Marion real estate agent helps 75.7% more buyers purchase homes than the average agent, and knocks 9.1% more off the list price while they’re at it.

Condos Sold / Yr

Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
Lower is better

Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Marion, IA

Top Agents
4.9 stars
Avg. Agents
4.4 stars

Top real estate agents in Marion score an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Marion agent who scores only 4.4 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Marion and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

Recent reviews for Marion real estate agents and REALTORS

Aug 27, 2021

“We loved, loved , loved working with Maggie. She was always available to help us with whatever it was we needed and definitely helped propell us into our dream home. She worke...“

By Caitlyn Scheetz

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Graf Home Selling Team & Associates
Oct 05, 2021

“Steven Peacock with Graf Home Selling Team was beyond amazing to work with & I highly recommend contacting him if your thinking/planning on selling your home or know anyone w...“

By Mandy Hale

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RE/MAX Concepts
Oct 25, 2021

“Chad & Noah met w/ us together twice. After that Noah was our main contact. He responded timely to our texts & reduced our anxieties about the process of getting the house rea...“

By Sue Schunter

"HomeLight responded with their recommendation within 24 hours, and connected me with an excellent real estate firm to handle the sale of my property. I was not looking forward to having to find an agent, and HomeLight has made this surprisingly easy."

John G.

HomeLight Client

"We had an offer for our home within days, and even when the sale fell through after the hurricane, in less than 24 hrs of that one falling through, we had another one and the house sold very quick. Best part, HomeLight was free to me, and it really helped us!"

Jasmine L.

HomeLight Client

"HomeLight sent me a great agent, who could also refer me to a high quality mortgage provider, and everyone worked together to make buying a house as easy and enjoyable as possible."

Matt H.

HomeLight Client

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