Find the Best Real Estate Agents in Durham, NC

U.S. News, powered by HomeLight, analyzes millions of real estate transactions to identify top
real estate agents based on hundreds of performance indicators.

Top Durham Real Estate Agents

In Durham, no matter what real estate needs you have, you’ll need one of the best real estate agents to get you the price you want. There are a total of 4,615 real estate agents active in Durham, but the top real estate agents in the area are proven to get better outcomes for their clients.

According to real estate transaction data analysis, the top 5% of seller’s agents in Durham, on average, sell homes for $24,464 more money than the average Durham real estate agent. The top 5% of buyer’s agents generally save clients 0.67% more than the average real estate agent in Durham.

Find your top agent  out of the 4,615 real estate agents active in Durham. 
How We Find Top Agents in Durham

U.S. News has partnered with HomeLight to use actual real estate sales data to compare the performance of real estate agents and Realtors® across the United States. For Durham, we analyzed real estate data including, but not limited to: how many properties the real estate agents have worked with, how quickly they’ve sold or bought properties for their clients and how much money they’ve earned or saved their clients.

U.S. News’ Find an Agent tool identifies your individual needs, maps your needs to an advanced real estate database, and then connects you with the most qualified real estate agents for you in Durham. Your top real estate agent and RealtorⓇ recommendations are unbiased: Agents can't pay for placement and your matches are based solely on how the agents handled properties like yours in the past. Agents are compared to all other agents in the area on key performance indicators like transaction volume, listings, days on market, sale price to list price ratio, property type expertise, and other relevant data points in their transaction histories. To learn more about HomeLight's real estate database and algorithm visit How We Identify Top Real Estate Agents.

Finding Your Top Agent
How HomeLight identifies your top agent:
  • Objective Agent Performance Data
  • Your Inputs and Individual Needs
  • Local Real Estate Market Conditions
HomeLight's Matching Engine incorporates 20+ quantitative and qualitative data points to identify the top-performing agents in your city for your specific criteria.
When you find Top Real Estate Agents in Durham through U.S. News, we will email you up to three top real estate agents we've identified that meet your criteria, as well as call you to learn more about your real estate needs. We will share with you these real estate agents' past transactions, areas of expertise, and reviews from past clients. Then you can ultimately decide which real estate agent best suits your needs.
Top Agents
Name Recent Transactions Avg Price
Dusty B.
Fonville Morisey/highway 54 Sales Office
66 $209,900 - $478,000
Linda T.
RE/MAX United
500+ $196,500 - $595,000
Ruby H.
Keller Williams Realty
314 $165,000 - $499,000
Dolly H.
Re/max United
202 $150,000 - $482,469
Renee H.
eXp Realty
207 $168,000 - $499,900
Mike M.
Town & Country Realty Inc.
229 $198,135 - $566,740
Ginger V.
B & B Realty Group LLC (Keller Williams Preferred Realty)
331 $169,000 - $400,000
Kelly D.
EXP Realty
94 $165,000 - $505,000
Christina V.
Christina Valkanoff Realty Group
268 $188,500 - $665,000
Aaron R.
Reel Realty
124 $169,900 - $431,174
Top Agents as of 24 Jun, 2020
Recent Transactions are the agent’s total number of transactions
across the past three years.
Top Agents
Dusty B.
Fonville Morisey/highway 54 Sales Office
Recent transactions 66
Avg. price range $209,900 - $478,000
Linda T.
RE/MAX United
Recent transactions 500+
Avg. price range $196,500 - $595,000
Ruby H.
Keller Williams Realty
Recent transactions 314
Avg. price range $165,000 - $499,000
Dolly H.
Re/max United
Recent transactions 202
Avg. price range $150,000 - $482,469
Renee H.
eXp Realty
Recent transactions 207
Avg. price range $168,000 - $499,900
Mike M.
Town & Country Realty Inc.
Recent transactions 229
Avg. price range $198,135 - $566,740
Ginger V.
B & B Realty Group LLC (Keller Williams Preferred Realty)
Recent transactions 331
Avg. price range $169,000 - $400,000
Kelly D.
EXP Realty
Recent transactions 94
Avg. price range $165,000 - $505,000
Christina V.
Christina Valkanoff Realty Group
Recent transactions 268
Avg. price range $188,500 - $665,000
Aaron R.
Reel Realty
Recent transactions 124
Avg. price range $169,900 - $431,174
Top Agents as of 24 Jun, 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions
  • When should I hire a real estate agent in Durham?

    It all depends on the current state of the Durham real estate market, but we recommend speaking to a real estate agent as soon as you’re thinking of buying or selling a home in the area, which may be anywhere from three to nine months before you want to move.

  • How important is it to hire a top real estate agent in Durham?

    Whether you’re buying or selling a home, the odds of getting the price you want are higher if you work with a top performing real estate agent. The top 5% of seller’s agents, on average, secure selling prices that are 0.42% more than the list price. The top 5% of buyer’s agents typically save their clients 0.67% more at closing than the average real estate agent.

  • What questions should I ask when interviewing Durham real estate agents?

    It’s important to understand a potential real estate agent’s experience and expertise. Some essential questions to ask when interviewing real estate agents are:

    - How many homes have you sold/closed in the last 6 months?
    - Can you provide me with referrals?
    - What is your marketing and/or negotiation strategy?
    - Do you work with a team?
    - How many days, on average, do your listings take to sell?

    Any real estate agent that can’t answer one of these questions should raise a red flag.

  • Do the recommended real estate agents work for U.S. News?

    No. The Durham real estate agents in this list were selected based on objective performance data and are not affiliated with U.S. News.

Durham's Real Estate Market Snapshot

In the past 12 months, the price of homes sold in Durham ranged between $58,000 and $621,000. Last year, 4,698 homes were sold while median home prices increased by 7.12%. Durham properties typically sell for 97.06% of the list price. The average Durham house stays on the market for 71 days.

Annual sales rate

4.72%

Median Days on Market

71


Price Range

$58,000 - $621,000


How Much is Your Durham Home Worth?
When it comes time to sell your home, you will want to know how much your home in Durham is worth. U.S. News’ Home Value Estimator tool, powered by HomeLight, uses information from multiple sources to create a real-time home value estimate based on current market trends. When you request your home value estimate, you will also see real estate agents in San Francisco who have the best record selling homes like yours and your Simple Sale™ price - in case you’d rather sell your home to an all-cash buyer in HomeLight’s Simple Sale™ network.
Durham, NC Residential Real Estate
Durham has a population of 244,289 people in 110.68 square miles. There are 99,486 households in the city, 49% of which are families. If you move to Durham, you can generally expect to commute to work between minutes.

What is it like living in Durham, NC? Discover the cost of living, things to do, photos, crime statistics, job market information and more.

City Area

110.7 Sq. miles


City Population

244,289


Households

99,486


Homeowners

49,045


Renters

50,465


Homes Occupied

49%


Age of Population