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Find the perfect Rensselaer real estate agent

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

Top Rensselaer real estate agents

HomeLight examines the transaction history for the 255 active Rensselaer real estate agents to find the best ones. The top 3% of real estate agents in Rensselaer get homes off the market in 62 days and sell for $9,204 more than the average.


I would like to thank you for finding my local real estate agent. Within a week, we had multiple offers at a substantially higher price. We ended up selling the home to a buyer with an all cash offer and we were able to close very quickly.

Roger P.

Why you need a top real estate agent in Rensselaer, NY

In Rensselaer, in general, homes sit on the housing market for 112 days. Out of the 255 active real estate agents, the average agents only work with 48 properties while the top 3% of agents work with 277. See how top real estate agents in Rensselaer compare on other aspects of the real estate business.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller’s agents in Rensselaer work with 1.8x more properties, gain sellers 5.4% on sales, and move homes off the market 49.78 days quicker when compared with average seller’s agents.

Sale price / List price (%)

Days on market
Lower is better

Homes sold / yr


Top Buyer's Agents

In comparison to average real estate agents in Rensselaer, top buyer’s agents save clients $51,107 on their home and help buy 1.8x more properties.

Condos sold / yr

Homes purchased / yr

Sale price / list price (%)
Lower is better

See how some of the real estate agents in Rensselaer, NY stack up

Wayne Newcomb

Yankee Realty, Inc. and Vice President of Sales

Rensselaer Listings Sold

2

Average Days on Market

120

Average Over Asking

$3k

John Belanger

Royalview Realty

Rensselaer Listings Sold

3

Average Days on Market

130

Average Over Asking

$3k

Dawn McCurdy

Mccurdy Real Estate Group, Inc

Rensselaer Listings Sold

4

Average Days on Market

110

Average Over Asking

$3k

Diane Sluus

Keller Williams Capital District

Rensselaer Listings Sold

8

Average Days on Market

110

Average Over Asking

$3k

Steven J. Sbardella

518realty.com Inc Broker Owner

Rensselaer Listings Sold

5

Average Days on Market

130

Average Over Asking

$3k

Kevin Clancy

Clancy Real Estate

Rensselaer Listings Sold

2

Average Days on Market

110

Average Over Asking

$4.5k

Karen Westman

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Single Family Home Transactions

56

TIC Transactions

0

Townhome Transactions

0

Christina Hennessy

Keller Williams Capital District

Rensselaer Listings Sold

5

Average Days on Market

100

Average Over Asking

$4.5k

Rensselaer Listings Sold

4

Average Over Asking

$4.5k

Average Days on Market

130

Matt Delhougne

RE/MAX Vision

Average Days on Market

68

Average Over Asking

$7.7k

Condo Transactions

70


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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the right time to hire a real estate agent in Rensselaer?

It's going to depend on the temperature of the Rensselaer housing market but we generally 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.

How important is it to hire a top real estate agent in Rensselaer?

On average, the top performing 5% of seller's agents generally command a higher selling price (+9%) than the average real estate agent. The top performing 5% of buyer's agents generally save their clients 2.5% more than the average real estate agent at closing. So, whether you're buying or selling your house, your odds of making more money on the transaction are higher if you work with a top performing agent. We encourage you to explore all of your options if you're selling a house in Rensselaer, NY.

Why do I need to hire a licensed real estate agent in Rensselaer?

Always ensure you’re working with a trained, accredited real estate professional. That's the best way to protect you and your property. Every listing agent should be prepared to deliver proof of their license to sell in your area.

What is the average real estate agent commission for agents in Rensselaer?

While individual real estate agent commissions do vary, most real estate agents in Rensselaer work for 6% of the home price.

How do I find a real estate agent that specializes in a specific Rensselaer neighborhood?

Looking to buy or sell a home in a specific Rensselaer neighborhood? We've got you covered. Either explore top real estate agents in Rensselaer neighborhoods or give one of our trained agent concierges a call at (888) 998-1909

What are the most important questions to ask when interviewing Rensselaer neighborhood?

We've put together a list of 24 questions to ask your real estate agent. Make sure to ask them of your Rensselaer real estate agent during interviews.

Why should I use HomeLight to find a Rensselaer real estate agent?

HomeLight analyzes all real estate agents in Rensselaer to bring you custom, unbiased, data-driven recommendations. We use actual home sales transaction data to compare Rensselaer real estate agents and will only introduce you to the top performing agents.

Do these Rensselaer real estate agents work for HomeLight?

No. All of the real estate agents you see on HomeLight.com are unaffiliated with us. They do not pay to advertise on our site and we do not pay to list them. That's how we keep our recommendations objective.

What factors does HomeLight consider when evaluating real estate agents in Rensselaer?

We compare real estate agents on a variety of data points in their transaction history. While we can't give away our exact algorithm, we can tell you that 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.