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Top New York real estate agents

World class michelin star restaurants, trendsetting fashion, and iconic architecture make the New York, NY housing market a competitive race. With 3,245 New York real estate agents and only one perfect apartment with views of Central Park, you need HomeLight’s data driven approach to find an agent who will close the deal for an average of $140,534 under asking.

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Why you need a top real estate agent in New York, NY

Out of the 3,245 agents in NY, the top 3% move 1.8x chic flats than average New York real estate agents. The best seller’s agents in NY make clients 8.3% more and get your brownstone off the market 1.6x faster than the average agent. That $64,775 could pay for staycations at The Plaza. Top buyer’s agents save buyers 10.0%, which equals $78,602 on average.

Top Seller's Agents

New York top seller’s agents can sell a Tribeca warehouse loft for 104.1% of the list price, while an average agent negotiates 95.8% of the list price for the same spot. Sellers who work with top NY real estate agents make an average of $64,716 more on a sale.

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Top Buyer's Agents

Top buyer’s real estate agents in New York can get their clients into a sleek flat with empire state views for 82.0% of the list price on average. Average New York real estate agents, in comparison, get clients the same flat for 92.1% of the list price. That’s a $78,602 difference that could be spent on designer couture hot off the runway from NY fashion week.

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