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Top Sparta real estate agents

In Sparta, MI, the top 3% real estate agents buy and sell homes 81.8% faster than their competitors. HomeLight compares real estate agents in Sparta using their objective sales data to identify the top performing agents.

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Kevin Yoder
Yoder Real Estate
About Kevin

Kevin Yoder is a real estate agent and owner of Yoder Real Estate in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Kevin has been in the real estate business for nearly 20 years. Kevin and his team of professionals help home sellers and home buyers in many areas- including Grand Rapids, Ada, Forest Hills, Wyoming, Kentwood, Hudsonville, Rockford, Cascade, Byron Center, Lowell, Northview and many more! HomeLight ranks Kevin as one of the top 0.6% of agents in Grand Rapids for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents for selling homes fast, for the most money possible and with the leas amount of hassle for home sellers. For home buyers they are expert negotiators and are able to provide buyers with more home buying options through Yoder Real Estate's exclusive "Kevin's List", which includes many "off-market" homes that other agents do not have access to.

Single Family Home Transactions
88
Condo Transactions
9
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
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Brian Bartholomew
Remax Grand Rapids
About Brian

Brian Bartholomew has been selling Real Estate in West Michigan for 12+ years and is in the top 1% of individual producing agents. $15,000,000 in 2020 sales. Featured 2020 agent in the prestigious TOP AGENT MAGAZINE. He takes the “Consultant First-Sales Second” approach and has successfully closed hundreds of transactions while receiving five-star reviews on zillow. Brian has received Career Awards such as: Executive Club, 100% Club, Platinum Club, Hall of Fame, Grand Rapids Magazine All Star. JD Power Awards in Buying & Selling.

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"We are first-time homebuyers and I don’t think that our experience could have been better! Brian was..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
27
Condo Transactions
2
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Ann Huizen
Five Star Real Estate Leaders
About Ann

I began working in the Real Estate Industry over 28 years ago. In that time I have become an expert at helping buyers and sellers in West Michigan realize the dream of home ownership. I am expertly trained in all areas, as well as first time home buyers. Real Estate is my passion, having the opportunity to assist in the real estate process is a privilege for me. If you or anyone you know is thinking or buying, selling or investing - Call me, I am your Answer Lady! Successfully working in the real estate industry and helping buyers and sellers in the West Michigan area/Greater Grand Rapids and Lakeshore for more than 20 years. Honesty & Integrity are very important to me along with servicing my clients quickly. A major part of my business has always been past client referrals. I Iove helping people navigate the local real estate market, and answering questions.

Condo Transactions
3
Single Family Home Transactions
17
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
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Larry Martin
Keller Williams Realty Rivertown
About Larry

I started selling Real Estate in 1992 when I was 22 years old. Over the years I have learned that my number one priority is a happy customer! I have sold over 1800 homes in my career. I work most days from 9am-9pm Mon-Friday and by appt on weekends.I have been married for 22 years I have 3 kids 20,18,16. My priorities are Faith, Family, Real Estate. I have seen almost every situation come up in my career so I think I can help people navigate the Real Estate market and come out ahead.

Single Family Home Transactions
54
Condo Transactions
4
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Ryan Ogle
Bluhouse Properties LLC
About Ryan

Ryan is a real estate agent with Blu house Properties in Grand Rapids, Michigan and has been in the real estate business since 2001. Ryan and his team have successfully completed over 1500 real estate transactions in the West Michigan Area. We service all of Grand Rapids and its surrounding areas. HomeLight ranks Ryan as one of the top 1% of agents in Grand Rapids for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 2% of agents for single family homes. HomeLight has information on 257 of Ryan's transactions since 2009. Ryan typically represents the seller (67% of the time), but has also completed 87 buyer transactions during this period. Ryan has been most prolific in Grand Rapids including representing the seller of a single family home that sold for $253,500 in one transaction and a buyer of a single family home that sold for $210,000 in another.

Condo Transactions
14
Single Family Home Transactions
73
TIC Transactions
0
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Mike Smallegan
Keller Williams Grand Rapids
About Mike

Growing up in the Grand Rapids area has given Mike an excellent knowledge of all the best amenities this great city has to offer. From historic Heritage Hill mansions, popular downtown condos, and charming cottages on the shores of Lake Michigan, he understands how to interpret the demands of your lifestyle and find the right home for you. In addition to their family home, Mike also owns several rental properties throughout the Grand Rapids area. Owning investment properties also gives Mike an advantage when helping clients find the right rental for either personal or investment use. Whether you are looking for a single-family investment property or a property that has multiple units, you can rely on Mike to give you information from an investor's view. Having this extra knowledge, allowed Mike to help many investor clients fulfill their dreams of investing in the area.

Condo Transactions
8
Single Family Home Transactions
130
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Glover Home Group | RE/MAX
RE/MAX of Grand Rapids
About Glover Home Group

The Glover Home Group consists of Justin and Jay Glover, both born Michigan natives who relocated to Grand Rapids several years ago and now call it home. We have chosen to work at RE/MAX of Grand Rapids- the top brokerage in the area. Whether you are looking to purchase your first home or sell your 11th home, our goal is to serve you with unmatched communication, utmost professionalism, and top notch representation, all while building a relationship that will last a lifetime. Much like Justin and Jay are brothers for their entire life we want to be your agent for life! We want to provide a successful and seamless experience during your real estate transaction that will leave you wanting to tell everyone you know! Justin Glover| After graduating with a double major in accounting and business management and working in the accounting field for several years, the appeal of owning his own business lured Justin Glover into the world of real estate. Justin soon realized that serving home buyers and sellers is so much more than being a sales person. In order to be successful, real estate is a business that requires going above and beyond to make sure home buyers and sellers are secure in their realtors knowledge of the process. Justin is a real estate professional offering not only a sound knowledge of how to smoothly and efficiently run a real estate transaction, but just what to do to get to that point. Knowing and understanding current market conditions, using tried and tested negotiation skills and experience, as well as truly listening to his client’s needs are just a few of the attributes Justin offers all who he works with. The high point of what he does, is walking away from closing on a transaction knowing that he has listened to, cared for, and laughed with his clients in a way that has formed a lasting relationship; his client has a forever realtor and friend along with that forever home. As dedicated as Justin is to his career he makes it a priority to spend time with his wife, Emily and his sons, Otto and Arlo. He loves to mountain bike and runs a golf league for mediocre golfers. When all is said and done it is important to this hardworking realtor, devoted husband and father to be thought of as kind to all, honest and ethical. Jay Glover| Jay is drawn to a career in real estate because the thought of doing something new and exciting on a daily basis is a strong motivation for him. Working with Jay to reach your real estate goals will prove to be a pleasant surprise. You will find him mature beyond his years. He is someone who thinks outside the box and easily turns what you, as a client may feel is an insurmountable obstacle into an opportunity to find a solution. Jay's can do attitude and willingness to find accurate answers to questions he has not encountered is an enormous advantage for buyers who choose to hire Jay as their realtor. His work on real estate inside sales has shown Jay to be proactive, respectful and easy to reach, a definite plus for anyone looking to purchase a home. In his downtime Jay thoroughly enjoys being outdoors, hunting, fishing or snowboarding, but spending time with his family is a priority.

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"Justin was wonderful to work with. We were relocating from another state and didn't know the area a..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
19
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
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  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Laurie Zokoe
Five Star Real Estate (main)
About Laurie

Laurie grew up in West Michigan and attended Coopersville High School. She lives in Tallmadge Township with her loving husband, Todd. Together, they have 3 children. Laurie has been a Realtor® for over 19 years! She has an intimate knowledge of the Greater Grand Rapids area and a thorough understanding of the housing market. As the leader of her team, her goal is to make buying and selling real estate a pleasant, seamless experience for her clients.

Condo Transactions
10
Single Family Home Transactions
63
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
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Lindsey Dykstra
Five Star Real Estate Leaders
About Lindsey

I have worked with sellers, buyers, investors, out of state buyers, military, short sales, foreclosures/ bank owned properties, and everything in between. I believe selling and buying a home is one of the best investments you can make. It is my job to lead you in the right direction and give you the best customer service possible. You can expect when you hire me that you are hiring a professional who will offer you exceptional customer service, clearly communicate each step in the process and get the job done that you hired me to do. I have a design background that helps ensure your home shows the best it can. I have a professional photographer who will capture the true beauty of your home to drive potential buyers interest. Real estate, to me, is a relationship business and I can't wait to build a relationship with you, whether you are looking to purchase or sell a home.

Single Family Home Transactions
46
Condo Transactions
2
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Kendra Havemeier
Bellabay Realty
About Kendra

Kendra Havemeier is the partner and Associate Broker for Bellabay Realty’s Grand Rapids office. Kendra also runs a team of over 15 agents at the Grand Rapids location. When Kendra is not out assisting clients you can catch her at numerous networking events around the community. Kendra is a graduate of GRARLA (Greater Regional Association of Realtors Leadership Academy) as well as the Vice President of YPN (Young Professionals Network) at GRAR. She is also the Secretary of the West Michigan Women's Council. Kendra is involved in her church and her churches school "Our Savior Lutheran" church and school. Both personally and professionally, Kendra is passionate about relationships. Whether it’s a client, friend or family member, Kendra always makes sure that she spends quality time with the people she cares about.

Condo Transactions
5
Single Family Home Transactions
55
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Find your perfect real estate agent in Sparta

Why you need a top real estate agent in Sparta, MI

The best real estate agents out there know how to close deals quickly and painlessly, plus save you money along the way. A top 3% Sparta agent does 551 deals a year, compared with the average agent’s 100 deals. They save buyers 9.2% more than their average-performing counterparts, and save sellers $13,937 more than average.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller's agents in Sparta make clients 6.4% more dollars, sell homes in 36.02 days more efficiently, and work with 1.8x as many homes as the average real estate agent in the same city.

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Top Buyer's Agents

Sparta's top 3% of buyer's agents save their clients 49.5% more on their home purchases and transact 1.5x more in the same area when compared to average agents.

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Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Sparta, MI

Top Agents
4.9 stars
Avg. Agents
4.4 stars

Top real estate agents in Sparta score an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Sparta agent who scores only 4.4 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Sparta 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 Sparta, MI

Grand Rapids

Active Agents2,175
Time on Market41
Avg. Sale Price$176,000

Wyoming

Active Agents1,474
Time on Market43
Avg. Sale Price$162,100

Kentwood

Active Agents1,304
Time on Market44
Avg. Sale Price$214,000

Norton Shores

Active Agents371
Time on Market55
Avg. Sale Price$167,500

Forest Hills

Active Agents985
Time on Market56
Avg. Sale Price$355,000

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