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Top real estate agents in Wilmington, DE

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

Why you need a top real estate agent in Wilmington, DE

Wilmington, DE has 1,505 active real estate agents. The average real estate agent in Wilmington sells about 125 homes and each home spends about 110 days on Wilmington's housing market. Let's see how the top 3% perform in comparison.

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See how 20 of the top REALTORS® and real estate agents in Wilmington stack up

Todd & Maria Ruckle
Keller Williams-Newark
About Todd

Maria and Todd Ruckle are the number 1 ranked licensed real estate agents in Delaware with Keller Williams- Greater Newark. Years of experience, industry respect and advanced real estate training set them apart. Todd and Maria have completed transactions in several areas including Brookside, Glasgow, Bear, Newark, Dover, Townsend, Hockessin, Greenville, Centerville and Middletown and Wilmington. HomeLight ranks Todd and Maria as one of the top 1% of agents in Delaware and Cecil County, Maryland for successfully selling homes and as one of the top team for selling homes quickly and for the best possible terms. Please contact them today for an outstanding experience. HomeLight has information on 187 of Maria's transactions since 2009, 88 of which were in the past two years. Maria typically represents the seller (69% of the time), but has also completed 59 buyer transactions during this period. Maria has been most prolific in Brookside including representing the seller of a single family home at 319 Shisler Ct that sold for $382,000 in one transaction and a buyer of a single family home at 135 Woodland. The Ruckle Team has a full time Director of Operations (Shannon Finch) who is 100% committed to helping all the team's clients to achieving their goals.

Todd's reviews

"The entire Ruckle team was exactly as advertised. They handled virtually everything for the selling..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
56
Condo Transactions
3
Townhome Transactions
20
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  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Andrew Mulrine IV
Re/Max Associates
About Andrew

Andy is a RE/MAX top producing agent. He was awarded #1 Re/Max individual agent in 2017 in the State of Delaware. #2 top Re/Max Agent in 2018, 2015, 2014 in the State of Delaware. He was the #1 individual Re/Max agent in New Castle County in 2017, 2018. He is a NCCBOR million club member, Re/Max Lifetime Achievement award recipient. ReMax Hall of Fame producer and has been awarded the Re/Max 100% Club for 16 years consecutively. Andy is a licensed Delaware Broker & Salesperson in PA & MD. Andy is known for providing superior service & mainly receives most of my business from referrals. Honesty and a straight forward approach to real estate is a welcoming fresh breath of air for most Buyers and Sellers. Andy is always aware of the stress of buying and selling for families and makes it a point to always make it as smooth as possible for clients. Andy prides himself on working with all Buyers and Sellers rather low income to the highest earners. As a native Delawarean, he offers a vast knowledge of the First State. A true understanding of the educational system for families to navigate local schools. He understands the daily commute times for most areas that would impact your family. Andy's finance degree from University of Delaware is helpful with the mortgage process and making the numbers work. He is aware of most financing programs available to help almost all buyers get into a home. Call me today for a straightforward real estate approach.

Andrew's reviews

"A great realtor. Andy has helped us buy and sell on 3 occasions. Very professional, always on time ..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
31
Townhome Transactions
9
Condo Transactions
0
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Amy Lacy
Patterson-Schwartz
About Amy

Amy has been a staple of Delaware real estate for close to 20 years, She is a Broker Associate and lead agent of The Lacy Group, one of Delaware's top Real Estate teams. With over $100 million in sales over her career, she has the knowledge and experience to ensure you have a positive, successful real estate transaction. Her team consists of four licensed agents, administrative staff, and a Marketing Manager. When you choose to work with Amy, you get her the entire transaction, you are never assigned to a less experienced agent. You get the boss! Amy has sold 12.29x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We’ve recorded data for 116 of Amy’s transactions since 2017. Amy prefers to work with both buyers and sellers. Here’s a little about Amy’s real estate experience: - Amy has sold over 500 homes. - Amy recently sold one home for $979,000. - Amy’s fastest selling home sold in 1 days. - Amy has closed over 100 million dollars in sales while helping hundreds of clients over her 20 year career. HomeLight considers this real estate agent a closer because they have sold 12.3x more homes than the average agent in the area. Her days on market is 25% lower than the average local agent.

Single Family Home Transactions
26
Townhome Transactions
10
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Peggy Centrella
Patterson- Schwartz
About Peggy

Peggy is a full-time REALTOR® and native to Delaware, licensed in both Delaware and Pennsylvania. Her cutting-edge marketing, communication skills, and knowledge of the local market area have contributed to her success as a consistent multi-million producer. Peggy is ranked in the top 5% in her market area by helping her clients reach their real estate goals with the most professional caring attitude, concern, and service. Peggy's goal is to be a lifetime consultant to her clients and to work with them for their future real estate needs. Call Peggy and her team at the Centrella Real Estate Group for a consultation to help you meet your real estate goals and to learn about her innovative marketing plan that sets her Team apart from the competition. In the end, a successful real estate transaction is one in which Peggy and her team have exceeded your expectations!

Peggy's reviews

"Realtor Peggy Centrella was recommended to me by a mutual acquaintance, and I will be forever gratef..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
30
Townhome Transactions
12
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2021
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Michael Wilson
Berkshire Hathaway
About Michael

Michael is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway, Fox & Roach Realtors-Licensed in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Maryland. Michael closes on 100+ homes each year. He consistently receives superior feedback from his Sellers & Buyers. A resident of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, born and raised in Delaware. He is a board member of the Brandywine Valley SPCA(BVSPCA) and works as a volunteer court appointment special advocate for 2 foster children. Michael is passionate about his work and loves to exceed his client's expectation.

Townhome Transactions
19
Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
39
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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John Kriza
Beiler-campbell Realtors-Kennett Square
About John

Bursting into the real estate industry in 2001 as a third generation practitioner of real estate, John has been exposed to all facets of the real estate industry for many years. Having spent his entire life in the Delaware Valley, John has developed a great understanding of our marketplace. Since 2001, his business has steadily grown and he has had the opportunity to develop many great relationships with his clients. Over the past few years, John has received several awards and is acknowledged to be one of the Delaware Valley's premier Realtors. John is an Associate Broker at Beiler-Campbell, demonstrating a dedication to self-improvement and a way to further assist his clients. If you value a knowledgable, hardworking, assertive, and upbeat individual who values professionalism, honesty, skillful negotiation and excellent service, call John today. MEMBERSHIPS: - National Association of Realtors - Pennsylvania Association of Realtors - Suburban West Realtors Association - Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council - Seniors Advantage Real Estate Council - Council of Residential Specialists AWARDS/DESIGNATIONS: - Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) - Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI) - Certified New Home Specialist (CNHS) - Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) - Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) LICENSES: - Associate Broker/Pennsylvania - Delaware Philadelphia Magazine's Winner: "Real Estate Agent Five Star Overall Satisfaction" Main Line Today, Top Realtor, 2020, 2021 Top Sales Agent-12 Years in a Row! 2010 to 2021, Beiler-Campbell Longwood Office

John's reviews

"Did an excellent job in a challenging market given the covid restrictions. "

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Single Family Home Transactions
37
Townhome Transactions
5
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Rory Burkhart
Keller Williams Realty- Kennett Square
About Rory

Rory is a real estate agent with Keller Williams Realty- Kennett Square in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania and has been in the real estate business for 14 years. Rory has completed transactions in several areas including Kennett Square, West Chester, Toughkenamon, Cheyney University, Avondale and West Grove. HomeLight ranks Rory as one of the top 1% of agents in Kennett Square for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents who are able to successfully complete transactions. Our database shows that Rory has completed 261 transactions since 2009, representing the buyer in 34% of those transactions and the seller in 66% of them. Rory has been most prolific in Kennett Square including representing the seller of a single family home that sold for $925,500 in one transaction and a buyer of a single family home that sold for $742,500 in another.

Single Family Home Transactions
70
Townhome Transactions
12
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Katina Geralis
EXP Realty
About Katina

Katina is a real estate agent with eXp Realty in Wilmington, Delaware. Katina's coverage area includes Wilmington, Bear, Newark, Hockessin and Middletown. HomeLight ranks Katina as one of the top 5% of agents in Wilmington for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents for selling homes fast. HomeLight has information on 309 of Katina's transactions since 2010, 50 of which were in the past two years. Katina typically represents the seller (52% of the time), but has also completed 150 buyer transactions during this period. Katina has transacted in Wilmington more than any other area helping to buy or sell 40 homes including a 5 bedroom, 3.0 bathroom single family home on September 02, 2016 which sold for $425,000 and a 3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom single family home at 1402 Clinton St on March 19, 2012 which sold for $570,000.

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"Great working with Agent Rob Hostery "

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Townhome Transactions
37
Single Family Home Transactions
58
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Corey Harris
Long & Foster
About Corey

Corey Harris has been Northern Delawares #1 Realtor for the past 3 years. Corey's area knowledge and technology driven sale approach are the main reasons why he's become Northern Delaware's #1 real estate agent. Corey uses a proven a repeatable 29 point marketing plan that consistently helps clients sell their home 29% faster and for up to 7% higher than the competition.

Single Family Home Transactions
60
Townhome Transactions
13
Condo Transactions
7
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Shana Delcollo
Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate
About Shana

We are a team committed to exceeding your expectations. You can be confident that the Delcollo & Salvatore Real Estate Team's goal is to make every transaction as smooth as possible. You will receive the highest degree of professionalism and integrity, be it your personal transaction or that of a referral of a friend, family member or business associate. Lifetime Members of Million Dollar Club, Realty Alliance Sales award recipient 2008~2018, NCCBOR Spirit Award for 2012 & 2013, NCCBOR Service Award for 2014, Top ranked Agent for Zillow based on client reviews and ratings, member of the New Castle - Sussex Board of REALTORS-Cecil County Board of REALTORS, DE Housing Opportunity Fund committee member.

Townhome Transactions
4
Single Family Home Transactions
16
Condo Transactions
0
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Top Wilmington real estate agent stats at a glance

Here's what you can expect when working with the top 3% of the 1,505 active real estate agents in Wilmington, DE: the top Wilmington real estate agents can sell your home 46.63 days faster than the local average, save up to $43,009 on a home purchase, and make $2,397 more on a home sale when compared to the average agent.

Top Seller's Agents

Wilmington’s top 3% agents save their sellers $2,397, while average agents save their clients -$11,480. Top agents also sell homes quicker and far more frequently, selling 1.8x more homes than their average-performing counterparts, and doing so 42.4% faster.

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Top Buyer's Agents

Wilmington's top 3% of buyer's agents save their clients 51.6% 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 Wilmington, DE

Top Agents
4.8 stars
Avg. Agents
4.5 stars

Top real estate agents in Wilmington score an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Wilmington agent who scores only 4.5 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Wilmington and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

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"HomeLight responded immediately with referrals. The realtor I selected was great, knowledgeable, and helpful. The house sold within days of going on the market. Thank you HomeLight!"

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Find the best agent or REALTOR® for your favorite Wilmington neighborhood

Based on the available transaction data for homes bought and sold in Wilmington,top agents are frequently doing deals in The Highlands, Hedgeville, and Hilltop.

The Highlands

Active Agents354
Time on Market123
Avg. Sale Price$353,798

Hedgeville

Active Agents277
Time on Market111
Avg. Sale Price$50,898

Hilltop

Active Agents228
Time on Market122
Avg. Sale Price$38,939

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Bear

Active Agents703
Time on Market66
Avg. Sale Price$225,000

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