CLARKSVILLE, Md.—Northrop Realty, A Long & Foster Company, was named the No. 1 specialty brokerage in the nation for team-owned brokerages in a REAL Trends report. “The Thousand” ranking report compiles the top residential real estate professionals and teams across the United States asmeasured by transaction sides and sales volume in 2019.
“Ranking No. 1 in the nation based on transaction volume is an incredible feat for our new billion-dollar brokerage,” said Creig Northrop, founder and CEO of Northrop Realty. “The recognition follows our rapid growth throughout the region, which we’re continuing to do, as we provide the absolute best
service to home buyers and sellers in the mid-Atlantic.”
“The Thousand” ranking report is sponsored by REAL Trends and Tom Ferry International and advertised in The Wall Street Journal. REAL Trends, a residential real estate consulting and communications company, releases industry rankings annually, identifying the country’s largest and most successful agents and firms according to closed transaction sides and sales volume.
Northrop Realty opened an office in West Ocean City, Maryland, in May, the brokerage’s 12th location and latest in a series of new office openings throughout the region. Northrop Realty has offices in Fenwick Island, Delaware, as well as Annapolis, Clarksville, Columbia, Ellicott City, Fallston, Frederick, Silver Spring, Sykesville, and Timonium, Maryland.
Formerly the Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster Real Estate, Northrop Realty became a full-service brokerage within the Long & Foster Real Estate family of companies in 2018. The transition from real estate team to brokerage allows Northrop Realty to grow its service areas.
About Northrop Realty
Northrop Realty, A Long & Foster Company, evolved from the No. 1 ranked real estate team in the nation,* the Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster Real Estate. The brokerage represents buyers and sellers of residential real estate in the Delmarva region and Pennsylvania with offices in Fenwick Island, Delaware, and Annapolis, Clarksville, Columbia, Ellicott City, Fallston, Frederick, Silver Spring, Sykesville, Timonium and West Ocean City, Maryland. Creig and Carla Northrop have more than 25 years of experience in real estate and lead a company of more than 200 licensed real estate professionals.
*By sales volume, according to the REAL Trends 1000