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Top real estate agents in Painesville, OH

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

Why you need a top real estate agent in Painesville, OH

Here's why you should work with a top Painesville real estate agent: the average agent in the city closes around 133 deals, but the top 3% of agents work on 980 transactions in the same area. On top of that, top Painesville agents make $14,515 more and move homes 1.9x faster than the average agent.

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Top Painesville real estate agent stats at a glance

838 real estate agents are active in Painesville, OH. HomeLight analyzes every agent's performance history to find the best ones in your area. Data from thousands of transactions show that the top 3% of Painesville real estate agents sell homes in 48 days and work with 980 homes, which is 1.9x more than the average.

Top Seller's Agents

A top Painesville seller’s agent sells 1.9x more properties, gets you 16.5% more for your home, and sells 46.2% faster than the average agent.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
Lower is better

Homes Sold / Yr

Top Buyer's Agents

When working the top 3% of Painesville buyer's agents, you can save up to $27,541 on your home purchase--that's 1.5x more savings than the average agent.

Condos Sold / Yr

Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
Lower is better

Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Painesville, OH

Top Agents
4.8 stars
Avg. Agents
2.6 stars

Top real estate agents in Painesville score an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Painesville agent who scores only 2.6 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Painesville and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

Recent reviews for Painesville real estate agents and REALTORS

Kay Ronevich headshot
McDowell Homes Real Estate Services
May 19, 2022

“We absolutely loved working with Kay! Kay was phenomenal in helping us purchase our first home. She is friendly, resourceful, and so patient! It was a long haul until we final...“

By Katie Uterhark

Laurie Brancel headshot
Century 21 Homestar
Aug 13, 2021

“We were connected to Laurie via expressing interested in seeing an unoccupied house same day. She said she had a dinner that evening but would show us tomorrow. We...“

By Kimberly Orinko

Nicole McHale headshot
Keller Williams Greater Metropolitan
Sep 14, 2021

“Our home buying experience was easier than buying a car, thanks to Nicole. She was the first realtor to pick up the phone. Thanks to her, we were able to view the property wit...“

By Laura Savel

Michelle Arocho headshot
Keller Williams Greater Metropolitan
Aug 11, 2021

“Michelle Arocho yelled at us, the customers, bullied and threatened us that she would take our earnest money and sell the house to someone else. She also yelled at her sales r...“

By Subrina Lu

Theresa Seese headshot
McDowell Homes Services
Dec 27, 2021

“Selling a home from another state, can be quite difficult if you are not familiar with the market. I can honestly say, the Universe blessed me with Theresa. She is a very pro...“

By Emília Herrera

"Without HomeLight, I would not have found the agent that best represented me."

Roy E.

HomeLight Client

"Selling a home and finding a great agent can be a real challenge. Thanks to we had not only a successful but pleasant and effective experience... We would definitely recommend to family and friends."

Tricia M.

HomeLight Client

"Our home went under contract just 2-3 weeks and sold quickly! I highly recommend HomeLight to anyone who needs to sell their home."

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HomeLight Client

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Active Agents798
Time on Market72
Avg. Sale Price$79,000

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