17 Middleton Elite Coaching Clients named to RealTrends® America’s Best Real Estate Professional, Top 500, and The Thousand, lists

We are excited and proud to share that 17 Middleton Elite Coaching clients named among the top real estate professionals in the nation for 2021! These individual agents, real estate teams, and brokerage firms we have the privilege of working with were named to three different ranking reports produced by REAL Trends®.


About 2021 America’s Best Real Estate Professionals – 

America’s Best Real Estate Professionals honors America’s finest real estate agents from all across the country. Over 18,000 U.S. real estate sales professionals from every state are featured in America’s Best. Those ranked are among the top 1.5% of 1.4 million real estate professionals in the United States based on their excellence in sales transaction and volume during the past year.

To qualify as an individual, you must have had a minimum of 50 closed transaction sides OR $20 million in closed sales volume. Teams must have had a minimum of 75 closed transaction sides OR $30 million in closed sales volume to qualify.

All production numbers are verified by a third party to ensure accuracy and report integrity.


The following Middleton Elite Coaching Clients and their Teams are recognized as 2021 America’s Best Real Estate Professionals:

North Carolina Small Team - MEC Real Trends Rank


NC – Small Teams

The Results Team –  Apex, NC –

#38 in Volume – $38,839,696.00 

 #111 in Transactions – 76

Realist Homes – Sneads Ferry, NC –

#31 in Transactions – 115

Magnolia Group – Concord, NC

 #47 in Transactions – 100.15


NC Medium Teams - MEC Real Trends rank


NC – Medium Teams

Linda Trevor & Co. – Cary, NC-

#1 in Volume –  $116,015,341.60

#3 in Transactions – 276

Wolgin Real Estate Group – Apex, NC

#5 in Volume – $82,834,406.81

#12 in Transactions – 195.25

Firefly Realty – Asheville, NC

#58 in Transactions – 97


South Carolina Small Teams - MEC Real Trends rank


SC – Small Teams

Chappelear & Associates – Anderson, SC

#6 in Volume – $52,094,905.00

#5 in Transactions – 169.5

Rucker & Associates – Greenville, SC

#17 in Transactions – 107


South Carolina Medium Team - MEC RealTrends Rank


SC – Medium Teams

Lowcountry Group – Hilton Head Island, SC

#2 in Volume – $82,286,764.00

#6 in Transactions – 198

Kirby + Zane Team – Greenville, SC

#21 in Volume – $37,587,350.50

#20 in Transactions –  130



Georgia MEC Real Trends Rank


GA – Small Teams

Durrence Group – Pooler, GA-

#30 in Transactions – 116.75

Christie & Co. – Duluth, GA –

#66 in Transactions – 88.9


GA – Large Teams

The Hupman Real Estate Group – Richmond Hill, GA –

#1 in Volume – $107,375,143.70

#2 in Transactions – 388.65



Minnesota MEC Real Trends Rank


MN – Medium Teams

Michael Kaslow Team – Minneapolis, MN –

#20 in Volume – $47,890,965.00

#19 in Transactions – 154.2



Michigan MEC real trends rank


MI – Small Teams

Mitten Home Team – Lansing, MI –

#54 in Transactions – 104



Oregon MEC Real Trends Rank


OR – Large Teams

Gregory Home Team – Sweet Home, OR –

#7 in Volume – $63,308,249.00

#3 in Transactions – 228


 RealTrends® – The Thousand


Hupman Real Estate Group

The Hupman Real Estate Group of Richmond Hill, GA also earned recognition on the prestigious The Thousand list, ranking #61 for the top large teams by transaction sides with 388.65.

RealTrends® Top 500


Hodge and Kittrell


Placing on the RealTrends Top 500 List for team-owned brokerages is Hodge & Kittrell of Raleigh, NC, ranking #44 in the nation out of the top 500 Sotheby’s affiliates with 670 Transaction sides.



We are beyond proud of the dedication of these individuals and teams, and feel this is a validation of the level of service and professionalism they bring to their clients. 





At MEC, we are focused on high integrity, customized real estate, and business coaching. Every client and their business is as unique as the goals they have and the challenges they face. We help our Clients and their Teams create game-changing growth plans and timelines that are customized to where and how they want to grow. 

If you are ready to elevate your business to the next level, schedule your complimentary 30-minute exploratory call with us today.




RealTrends is a privately held, Colorado-based publishing, consulting, and communications company specializing in the residential brokerage and housing industries. Recognized as the leading source of trends in the industry, REAL Trends, The Trusted Source, also publishes the REAL Trends The Thousand, as advertised in The Wall Street Journal and the REAL Trends 500, which ranks the top brokerage firms in the United States. Visit REAL Trends at www.realtrends.com.