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Find the perfect Salinas real estate agent

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

Top Salinas real estate agents

HomeLight analyzes all 1,706 Salinas, CA real estate agents and compares them on their historical performance data. The top 3% of Salinas real estate agents handle an average of 359 properties and move them in 28 days.

I had a home that I couldn't sell for 10 years. I decided to try HomeLight and chose the first agent they provided. My home sold immediately! If I sell another home, I will definitely call HomeLight.

Cynthia B

Why you need a top real estate agent in Salinas, CA

There are 1,706 real estate agents in Salinas, CA right now. Properties are listed for 69 days on average. The difference in time spent on the market in Salinas, CA for top agents is 40.21 less than the time an average agent spends on a given housing transaction.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller’s agents, when compared again the average real estate agent in Salinas, sell 1.8x the number of homes and sell them 40.21 days faster.

Sale price / List price (%)

Days on market
Lower is better

Homes sold / yr

Top Buyer's Agents

The top real estate agents in Salinas help buy 1.7x more homes than average agents in the same area. Top agents, on average, also save home buyers $37,875 during the buying process.

Condos sold / yr

Homes purchased / yr

Sale price / list price (%)
Lower is better

See how some of the top real estate agents in Salinas, CA stack up

Colleen Yaklich

Shankle Real Estate, Inc

Salinas Listings Sold


Single Family Home Transactions


Condo Transactions


Suzanne Pelkey

Coldwell Banker/american Home Realty

Salinas Listings Sold


Average Over Asking


Single Family Home Transactions


Noe Renteria

Re/max Real Estate Services

Salinas Listings Sold


Single Family Home Transactions


Condo Transactions


Becky Jones

Sotheby's International Realty

Condo Transactions


Single Family Home Transactions


Townhome Transactions


Grace Borzini

Oak Shores Realty

Salinas Listings Sold


Single Family Home Transactions


Condo Transactions


Scott Craig

Town'n Country Realty

Salinas Listings Sold


Average Days on Market


Single Family Home Transactions


Michael Ramos

Mike Ramos Realty Team

Average Over Asking


Average Days on Market


Townhome Transactions


Susan Lubin-brownlie

Coldwell Banker/gay Dales

Salinas Listings Sold


Single Family Home Transactions


Townhome Transactions


Average Days on Market


Average Over Asking


Townhome Transactions


Sigifredo G Ponce

Berkshire Hathaway Homservices I Real Time Realty

Salinas Listings Sold


Single Family Home Transactions


Condo Transactions


Meet top real estate agents who focus on these Salinas neighborhoods


Active Agents117
Time on Market76
Avg. Sale Price$391,318

Santa Lucia Village

Active Agents95
Time on Market71
Avg. Sale Price$258,797

Downtown Salinas

Active Agents78
Time on Market82
Avg. Sale Price$244,462

I used HomeLight to find a real estate agent since I wasn’t in the city where the property was located. I found a great agent to sell my rental property. It was easy to use and saved me a lot of time!

Johnny N

HomeLight was excellent in finding a real estate agent to sell our home, which took only 4 days! They offered various agents, all of which were top agents in our area. We couldn’t have been happier!

Cindy W

We're so happy we used HomeLight! After browsing websites and not finding the right agent, we went to HomeLight. It was easy to find the best agent and the house sold the first week of listing.

Alvaro A

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

It's going to depend on the temperature of the Salinas 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 Salinas?

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.

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

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 Salinas?

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

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

Looking to buy or sell a home in a specific Salinas neighborhood? We've got you covered. Either explore top real estate agents in Salinas 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 Salinas neighborhood?

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

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

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

Do these Salinas real estate agents work for HomeLight?

No. All of the real estate agents you see on 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 Salinas?

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.