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Real Trends 500 Recognizes Gibson Sothebys International Realty

We are thrilled to announce that our firm has been recognized on the 2017 REAL Trends 500 list of the 500 most successful brokerages in the United States by total sales volume. Now in its 30th year, the REAL Trends 500 is an annual research report that identifies the countrys most successful real estate firms as ranked by closed transaction sides and separately.

By total sales volume, Gibson Sothebys International Realty ranked 128 out of 500 with a total sales volume of $1,560,201,215. This exceptional accomplishment is compounded by Gibson Sothebys International Realtys high production per agent and office.

Comprised of nearly 200 agents within seven sales offices and one residential leasing office throughout Greater Boston, Gibson Sothebys International Realty was the number one Massachusetts-based firm in the report; yet we are nonetheless significantly smaller in size than the firms placed before us. Furthermore, out of the Sothebys International Realty network, Gibson Sothebys International Realty holds the 13th best ranking across the country for total sales volume.

We are extremely proud to be ranked so highly on this prestigious list. This past year has truly been one of the best in the books for our firm and we foresee this trend to continue as we further establish our presence throughout Greater Boston, noted Larry Rideout, Gibson Sothebys International Realtys Chairman. We continue to see growth in terms of the size of our team as well as the quality of such agents that we welcome to each of our offices. This recognition is a testament to each of these hard-working individuals and the extraordinary homes they represent.

The complete REAL Trends 500 by Volume list can be found here.About Gibson Sotheby's International Realty Founded in 1962 by Betty Gibson, Gibson Sotheby's International Realty is Boston's largest independent real estate company. The firm ranked third in the State of Massachusetts for 2016 with closed sales in excess of 1.4 billion dollars. Gibson Sotheby's International Realty is part of the Sotheby's International Realty network which encompasses 850 offices in 65 countries and territories worldwide. Each office is independently owned and operated. For more information, please visit

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