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HomeLight analyzes all 933 New Castle, DE real estate agents and compares them on their historical performance data. The top 3% of New Castle real estate agents handle an average of 562 properties and move them in 67 days.

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

Todd & Maria Ruckle
Keller Williams-Newark
About Todd

Maria and Todd Ruckle are the number 1 ranked licensed real estate agents in Delaware with Keller Williams- Greater Newark. They were nationally ranked 24th in the United States in 2017. Todd and Maria have completed transactions in several areas including Brookside, Glasgow, Bear, Newark, Dover, Townsend, Hockessin, Greenville, Centerville and Middletown and Wilmington. HomeLight ranks Todd and Maria as one of the top 1% of agents in Delaware and Cecil County, Maryland for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents for selling homes fast. Please contact them today for an outstanding experience. HomeLight has information on 187 of Maria's transactions since 2009, 88 of which were in the past two years. Maria typically represents the seller (69% of the time), but has also completed 59 buyer transactions during this period. Maria has been most prolific in Brookside including representing the seller of a single family home at 319 Shisler Ct that sold for $382,000 in one transaction and a buyer of a single family home at 135 Woodland. The Ruckle Team has a full time Director of Operations (Shannon Finch) who is 100% committed to helping all the team's clients to achieving their goals.

Todd's reviews

"The entire Ruckle team was exactly as advertised. They handled virtually everything for the selling..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
2
Condo Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
1
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  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Andrew Mulrine IV
Re/Max Associates
About Andrew

Andy is a RE/MAX top producing agent. He was awarded #1 Re/Max individual agent in 2017 in the State of Delaware. #2 top Re/Max Agent in 2018, 2015, 2014 in the State of Delaware. He was the #1 individual Re/Max agent in New Castle County in 2017, 2018. He is a NCCBOR million club member, Re/Max Lifetime Achievement award recipient. ReMax Hall of Fame producer and has been awarded the Re/Max 100% Club for 16 years consecutively. Andy is a licensed Delaware Broker & Salesperson in PA & MD. Andy is known for providing superior service & mainly receives most of my business from referrals. Honesty and a straight forward approach to real estate is a welcoming fresh breath of air for most Buyers and Sellers. Andy is always aware of the stress of buying and selling for families and makes it a point to always make it as smooth as possible for clients. Andy prides himself on working with all Buyers and Sellers rather low income to the highest earners. As a native Delawarean, he offers a vast knowledge of the First State. A true understanding of the educational system for families to navigate local schools. He understands the daily commute times for most areas that would impact your family. Andy's finance degree from University of Delaware is helpful with the mortgage process and making the numbers work. He is aware of most financing programs available to help almost all buyers get into a home. Call me today for a straightforward real estate approach.

Andrew's reviews

"A great realtor. Andy has helped us buy and sell on 3 occasions. Very professional, always on time ..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
43
Townhome Transactions
10
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
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Michael Wilson
Berkshire Hathaway
About Michael

Michael is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway, Fox & Roach Realtors-Licensed in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Maryland. Michael closes on 100+ homes each year. He consistently receives superior feedback from his Sellers & Buyers. A resident of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, born and raised in Delaware. He is a board member of the Brandywine Valley SPCA(BVSPCA) and works as a volunteer court appointment special advocate for 2 foster children. Michael is passionate about his work and loves to exceed his client's expectation.

Condo Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
26
Single Family Home Transactions
37
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Mike McKee
Long and Foster
About Mike

Since 2012, Mike has brought his motivational spirit and extensive sales experience to the McKee Kubasko Group. Mike uses his experience developing other sales forces with his experience in real estate to exceed his clients’ expectations in each and every transaction. With his unfaltering positivity and ability to bring out the best in others, Mike succeeds in helping his clients and other agents reach their goals. Mike is skilled in researching current data and statistics in markets that he serves, allowing him to educate and bring honest facts to his clients. Mike grew up in Ridley Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, and he moved to Chester County in 2005. He has been working in sales and sales management since 1982. When he is not working hard for his clients, Mike and his wife Liz enjoy working with the Ronald McDonald House Charities, Little Sisters of the Poor, Aid for Friends, and teaching Pre-Cana courses through his church. When the timing is right, Mike would love to put his unique blend of enthusiasm and experience to work for you.

Mike's reviews

"Mike was an amazing guy. He was a true professional and an excellent listener. He showed me a variet..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
48
Townhome Transactions
12
Condo Transactions
3
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Katina Geralis
EXP Realty
About Katina

Katina is a real estate agent with eXp Realty in Wilmington, Delaware. Katina's coverage area includes Wilmington, Bear, Newark, Hockessin and Middletown. HomeLight ranks Katina as one of the top 5% of agents in Wilmington for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents for selling homes fast. HomeLight has information on 309 of Katina's transactions since 2010, 50 of which were in the past two years. Katina typically represents the seller (52% of the time), but has also completed 150 buyer transactions during this period. Katina has transacted in Wilmington more than any other area helping to buy or sell 40 homes including a 5 bedroom, 3.0 bathroom single family home on September 02, 2016 which sold for $425,000 and a 3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom single family home at 1402 Clinton St on March 19, 2012 which sold for $570,000.

Katina's reviews

"Great working with Agent Rob Hostery "

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Single Family Home Transactions
64
Townhome Transactions
51
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  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Corey Harris
Long & Foster
About Corey

Corey Harris has been Northern Delawares #1 Realtor for the past 3 years. Corey's area knowledge and technology driven sale approach are the main reasons why he's become Northern Delaware's #1 real estate agent. Corey uses a proven a repeatable 29 point marketing plan that consistently helps clients sell their home 29% faster and for up to 7% higher than the competition.

Townhome Transactions
8
Single Family Home Transactions
29
Condo Transactions
1
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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About Michael

Michael and Andrea Haritos have been licensed Realtors in Delaware, Maryland, and Pennsylvania for over a combined 43 years! Find Your Next Home We cover the entire state of Delaware, Chester and Delaware Counties in Pennsylvania, and Cecil, Harford, and Kent County in Maryland. Once you find a few home listings that you want to see on the website, just email or call to set up an appointment. Selling a Home? When it's time to sell, you will need someone who will market your home, show to prospective buyers, negotiate the purchase contract, arrange financing, oversee the house inspections, handle all required paperwork and supervise the closing. We can take it from A to Z. Now This Is The Real Reason to Michael and eXp Realty We are the very best at what we do. When you sell a home in 2021, the traditional methods of selling, no longer apply. You need a strong Internet presence. You need to dominate the Internet. Our listings are syndicated to over 40 different real estate websites like Trulia and Zillow.

Michael's reviews

"Michael was great to work with! I would recommend him to anyone buying a house!"

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Townhome Transactions
3
Single Family Home Transactions
4
Condo Transactions
0
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Peggy Centrella
Patterson- Schwartz
About Peggy

Peggy is a full-time REALTOR® and native to Delaware, licensed in both Delaware and Pennsylvania. Her cutting-edge marketing, communication skills, and knowledge of the local market area have contributed to her success as a consistent multi-million producer. Peggy is ranked in the top 5% in her market area by helping her clients reach their real estate goals with the most professional caring attitude, concern, and service. Peggy's goal is to be a lifetime consultant to her clients and to work with them for their future real estate needs. Call Peggy and her team at the Centrella Real Estate Group for a consultation to help you meet your real estate goals and to learn about her innovative marketing plan that sets her Team apart from the competition. In the end, a successful real estate transaction is one in which Peggy and her team have exceeded your expectations!

Peggy's reviews

"Realtor Peggy Centrella was recommended to me by a mutual acquaintance, and I will be forever gratef..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
45
Condo Transactions
1
Townhome Transactions
20
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  • Top Producer 2019
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Daniel Logan
Patterson-schwartz-lancaster
About Daniel

Daniel is a real estate agent with Patterson-schwartz-lancaster. Daniel is fluent in Logan Group speak fluent Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi, Marathi, Spanish, Russian. Daniel has sold 18.16x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We’ve recorded data for 851 of Daniel’s transactions. Daniel has worked with sellers 81% of the time, and has represented the buyer in 281 recorded transactions. Here’s a little about Daniel’s real estate experience: - Daniel recently sold one home for $857,000. - this real estate agent is skilled in fast home sales: they have listings that have sold in as little as 2 days. - Daniel is an agent who sells homes for top dollar. - this real estate agent sold 130% more homes this year than they did last year. HomeLight has data on 133 transactions Daniel has done in Wilmington. Daniel ranks in the top 1% of agents in Wilmington. Daniel has closed 125 more home sales than the average agent in the area.

Daniel's reviews

"Dan was great sold out home in 2 weeks.The house was priced right. I highly recommend Dan"

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Townhome Transactions
9
Single Family Home Transactions
32
Condo Transactions
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Scott Kompa
EXP Realty
About Scott

Who you work with matters. What you might not know... Every real estate agent is an independent contractor. Most agents take photos of their home with a cell phone. Scott Kompa hires professional photographers including aerial photos, we do 3D virtual tours, and actually advertise your home. How most agents market is the home going to Zillow and the other sites. The other agents do not get their own leads from those sites. Scott Kompa has a team of admins and agents to give the best experience possible with complete communication.

Single Family Home Transactions
77
Condo Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
13
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Find your perfect real estate agent in New Castle

Why you need a top real estate agent in New Castle, DE

In New Castle, in general, homes sit on the housing market for 111 days. Out of the 933 active real estate agents, the average agents only work with 153 properties while the top 3% of agents work with 562. See how top real estate agents in New Castle compare on other aspects of the real estate business.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller's agents in New Castle know how to help their clients make up to $10,550 more on home sales and can sell their homes 44.05 days faster than the average agent.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
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Top Buyer's Agents

Top New Castle buyer’s agents help 1.7x more buyers than average agents, and save their buyers 49.5% more money.

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Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
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Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in New Castle, DE

Top Agents
4.8 stars
Avg. Agents
4.6 stars

Top real estate agents in New Castle score an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical New Castle agent who scores only 4.6 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in New Castle and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

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Find top real estate agents in cities near New Castle, DE

Elkton

Active Agents748
Time on Market69
Avg. Sale Price$215,000

Wilmington

Active Agents1,271
Time on Market69
Avg. Sale Price$173,500

Bear

Active Agents699
Time on Market66
Avg. Sale Price$225,000

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