Davenport, IA (Vocus) April 23, 2010
Mel Foster Co. ranked 93rd out of 500 real estate companies in the U.S. by REAL Trends. REAL Trends is a publishing and communications company considered to be a leading source of analysis and information on the residential brokerage industry.
This ranking is the highest of all Quad Cities and surrounding area real estate companies outside the Chicago and Des Moines areas. Brokers are ranked based on the number of residential transaction sides closed in 2009. Mel Foster Co. closed 3,939 listings and/or sales during 2009, almost 14 deals per agent or nearly 11 deals per day.
“The second real estate publication in less than a week has recognized us in the top 100 real estate companies in the U.S. This honor is a sign that our sales associates are strong, dedicated and well trained real estate professionals who rise to the occasion in a challenging market!” said Kris Ratigan, Director of Marketing for Mel Foster Co.
About Mel Foster Co.
Founded in 1921, Mel Foster Co. is the Quad Cities Real Estate Leader of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois serving Davenport, Bettendorf, Moline, Rock Island and the surrounding Quad City area, and it is Iowa’s largest independently owned real estate company. The company specializes in residential sales and offers services in insurance, commercial, farm and land sales, land development, and management, rental, relocation, career development, new construction and senior services.