Clarksville, MD - June 22, 2012- The Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster® Real Estate, Inc., announced today that they have achieved # 1 on this year’s Top 1,000 Real Estate Professionals in America for the second year in a row. The Wall Street Journal, Real TRENDS, and LORE Magazine released the announcement this morning recognizing The Creig Northrop Team as being the top Team for Transaction Volume, based on the amount of closed transaction volume for 2011. The Creig Northrop Team’s closed transaction volume for 2011 was $325,609,732. The Corcoran Group from New York ranked # 2 with a closed transaction volume of $300,000,000.
The Wall Street Journal’s “The Thousand” honors the top 1,000 residential agents and teams in the following four categories:
* Individual Agent For Sales Volume
* Individual Agent for Transaction Sides
* Agent Team for Sales Volume
* Agent Team for Transaction Sides
This recognition and milestone for The Creig Northrop Team is a true testament to the team’s perseverance, commitment and dedication to serving their customers. In addition, this #1 ranking for the second year in a row
highlights the team’s ability to adapt to an ever-changing marketplace.
stated, “I am amazed and impressed for what we have achieved both this year and last, during what I consider two of the toughest years in real estate. We’ve built our team with agents who are full-time, 100% professionals. They have so much energy and enthusiasm for their careers, are extremely well educated about the market, and we are all very passionate about what we do,” added Northrop.
“Virtually everyone on our team
has lived and worked in the communities we serve for most of their life, so we know our market very well. We are connected to people in our community on a personal level and they trust us. While I am proud of our volume of work, our business is built one relationship at a time,” Northrop stated. “And we are especially grateful to our clients for relying on us. It is because of them we retain the #1 spot.”
The Creig Northrop Team attributes their success
to their ability to constantly evolve to meet the demands of the future, their blend of new media and proven, time-honored practices, talented agents and administrative staff, and multi-faceted marketing initiatives.
About The Creig Northrop Team
of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
The Creig Northrop Team, a part of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. is the #1 Real Estate Team in the State of Maryland and #1 in the United States of America. Serving the Baltimore/Washington regions, The Creig Northrop Team has offices in Howard County, Carroll County, and Montgomery County. For more information regarding buying and selling in Maryland, contact The Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster Real Estate at 410.531.0321 or visit www.northropteam.com