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Top real estate agents in Marion, IL

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, IL

Why settle for any average agent when the top 3% of real estate agents can help you save over 10% more on a home purchase and move a home 1.9x faster than the local average? Top Marion real estate agents are more experienced, work more transactions, and make more money on home sales.

"Once we signed the contract, our house was sold within 10 days of listing! HomeLight made it possible for me to easily interview the right agents and sell my home quickly and for a great price. "

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

Lisa Tomazzoli
RE/MAX Southern of Anna
About Lisa

Lisa is a real estate agent with RE/MAX Southern of Anna. Lisa is a single family home expert. We’ve recorded data for 96 of Lisa’s transactions. Lisa prefers to work with both sellers and buyers. Here’s what we know about Lisa’s work: - Lisa has sold homes for as much as $315,000. - Lisa is skilled in fast home sales: she has listings that have sold in as little as 0 days. HomeLight has data on 47 transactions Lisa has done in Anna. Lisa has closed 26 more home sales than the average agent in the area.

Single Family Home Transactions
7
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Top Producer 2021
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Hope Williams
RE/MAX Elite of Mt. Vernon
About Hope

Hope works under RE/MAX Elite of Mt. Vernon. Hope has sold 2.44x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We have data on 39 of Hope’s transactions. Hope prefers to work with both sellers and buyers. Here’s a little about Hope’s real estate experience: - Hope recently sold one home for $419,500. - Hope’s fastest selling home sold in 35 days. - this real estate agent sold 190% more homes this year than they did last year. Hope has completed 12 transactions in McLeansboro. HomeLight considers this real estate agent a closer because they have sold 1 more homes than the average agent in the area.

Hope's reviews

"She did a terrific job. She was able to line up a buyer for a difficult sell."

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Single Family Home Transactions
3
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2021
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Kimberly Owsley
Coldwell Banker Prime Realty
About Kimberly

I am a managing broker at Coldwell Banker Prime Realty. I specialize in valuations as a former real estate appraiser. I am a third generation REALTOR and proud to continue to provide exceptional customer service to all of southern Illinois. Additionally, I am a real estate negotiation expert.

Single Family Home Transactions
1
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Mary Jo Gilmore
C21 House of Realty L of Marion
About Mary Jo

Mary Jo works under C21 House of Realty L of Marion. Mary Jo has sold 0.87x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We have data on 20 of Mary Jo’s transactions. This real estate agent most often represents the buyer (70% of the time), but they also have experience representing the seller side of transactions, with 7 deals recorded. Here’s a little about Mary Jo’s real estate experience: - Mary Jo recently sold one home for $198,450. - Mary Jo’s fastest selling home sold in 38 days. - this real estate agent sold 267% more homes this year than they did last year. Mary Jo has completed 8 transactions in Goreville.

Single Family Home Transactions
1
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
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Misty Baker
Century 21 All Pro Real Estate of Mt. Vernon
About Misty

Misty works under Century 21 All Pro Real Estate of Mt. Vernon. Misty is a single family home expert. We’ve recorded data for 27 of Misty’s transactions. Misty has worked with buyers 77% of the time, and has represented the seller in 9 recorded transactions. Here’s what we know about Misty’s work: - Misty has sold homes for as much as $419,500. - Misty has sold homes in as little as 52 days. Misty has completed 24 transactions in Mount Vernon.

Single Family Home Transactions
1
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
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Cheryl Leadingham
Real Living McCollum Real Estate - B of Benton
About Cheryl

Cheryl is a real estate agent with Real Living McCollum Real Estate - B of Benton. Cheryl is a single family home expert. We have data on 30 of Cheryl’s transactions. Cheryl prefers to work with both sellers and buyers. Here’s what we know about Cheryl’s work: - Cheryl has sold homes for as much as $245,000. - Cheryl has sold homes in as little as 28 days. - this real estate agent is on a home selling roll: their transaction history shows that they have sold 200% more homes this year than last. HomeLight has data on 18 transactions Cheryl has done in Benton.

Single Family Home Transactions
3
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
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Vicky Scoggins
C21 House of Realty C of Carterville
About Vicky

Vicky works under C21 House of Realty C of Carterville. Vicky is a single family home expert. We have data on 81 of Vicky’s transactions. Vicky has worked with sellers 69% of the time, and has represented the buyer in 37 recorded transactions. Here’s what we know about Vicky’s work: - Vicky has sold homes for as much as $375,000. - this real estate agent is skilled in fast home sales: they have listings that have sold in as little as 2 days. - this real estate agent is on a home selling roll: their transaction history shows that they have sold 82% more homes this year than last. Vicky has completed 30 transactions in Herrin. Vicky ranks at the top of the pack--they qualify as a top 6% real estate agent in Herrin. HomeLight considers this real estate agent a closer because they have sold 17 more homes than the average agent in the area.

Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
3
TIC Transactions
0
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Angela Smith
Coldwell Banker Preferred, Inc. of Carterville
About Angela

Angela is a real estate agent with Coldwell Banker Preferred, Inc. Of Carterville. Angela is a single family home expert. We have data on 55 of Angela’s transactions. Angela has worked with buyers 67% of the time, and has represented the seller in 18 recorded transactions. Here’s what we know about Angela’s work: - Angela recently sold one home for $265,000. - Angela is skilled in fast home sales: she has listings that have sold in as little as 0 days. HomeLight has data on 9 transactions Angela has done in Marion.

Single Family Home Transactions
2
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2021
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Leah McWilliams
Dave Thompson Realty of Marion
About Leah

Leah works under Dave Thompson Realty of Marion. Leah has sold 1.75x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We have data on 34 of Leah’s transactions. This real estate agent most often represents the buyer (64% of the time), but they also have experience representing the seller side of transactions, with 14 deals recorded. Here’s a little about Leah’s real estate experience: - Leah has sold homes for as much as $305,000. - Leah’s fastest selling home sold in 45 days. - Leah is a top dollar real estate agent. Leah has completed 18 transactions in Marion.

Single Family Home Transactions
1
TIC Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
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Lettie Johnson
Cross Davidson Real Estate of Mt. Vernon
About Lettie

Lettie is a real estate agent with Cross Davidson Real Estate of Mt. Vernon. Lettie is a single family home expert. We’ve recorded data for 37 of Lettie’s transactions. Lettie has worked with buyers 67% of the time, and has represented the seller in 15 recorded transactions. Here’s what we know about Lettie’s work: - Lettie has sold homes for as much as $241,000. - this real estate agent is skilled in fast home sales: they have listings that have sold in as little as 0 days. - this real estate agent is on a home selling roll: their transaction history shows that they have sold 22% more homes this year than last. HomeLight has data on 30 transactions Lettie has done in Mount Vernon.

Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
1
TIC Transactions
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Find the best real estate agent near you

Top Marion real estate agent stats at a glance

In Marion, IL, the top 3% real estate agents buy and sell homes 75.6% faster than their competitors. HomeLight compares real estate agents in Marion using their objective sales data to identify the top performing agents.

Top Seller's Agents

The best Marion seller's agents make 3.9x more money for clients and get their homes sold 60.17 days faster when compared to the average agent.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
Lower is better

Homes Sold / Yr


Top Buyer's Agents

Top agents in Marion help 1.7x more buyers than average agents, and save you 37.6% more money.

Condos Sold / Yr

Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
Lower is better

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

Top Agents
5 stars
Avg. Agents
3.5 stars

Top real estate agents in Marion score an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Marion agent who scores only 3.5 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

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Les gray
Farmer & Company Real Estate of Metropolis
Mar 02, 2022

“He seems to be less interested in spending his time with you. He was all excited to show a listing but when asked to show other homes, his attitude changed. We definitely got the impression he wanted nothing further to do with us. As if he was mad that we didn't buy the first home he showed. He L...“

"HomeLight found a number of Realtors and provided a baseline for me to compare them. We were in a bit of a time crunch to sell and HomeLight made finding a local agent quick and easy."

Jacob D.

HomeLight Client

"We had a great experience finding an agent through HomeLight. HomeLight had excellent customer service and very quick turnaround time when we had questions. I would absolutely recommend this company to anyone looking to buy or sell their home."

Lisa A.

HomeLight Client

"HomeLight followed up to ensure I had found an agent I liked & offered additional help if needed. Advisors on the phone were very polite and helpful."

Lynn S.

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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, IL.
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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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