Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty President Deems Dickinson Named to National Real Estate Power List


Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty logoSCOTTSDALE, AZ – Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty prides itself on being Arizona’s leader in luxury real estate and is led by a well-respected and unsurpassed executive team. The iconic real estate firm proudly announces that the company’s Designated Broker and President Deems Dickinson has earned a spot on the 2019 Swanpoel Power 200 list.

The SP200 is considered the United States’ definitive ranking of residential real estate brokerage industry leaders. Deems DickinsonT3 Sixty, the real estate consultancy that publishes the list annually, analyzes hundreds of bios, annual reports and transaction and sales volume data to compile the list.

This is the fifth consecutive year that Dickinson has been named to the SP200 list. In addition to this honor, Dickinson was elected to his third term as the Large Firm Director for the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service, the state’s largest MLS, in 2018.

Dickinson has had an extraordinary four decade-long career in the real estate industry. At Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, he helps oversee over 900 agents who in 2018, closed a record $3.77 billion in total sales.

“This is an extremely impressive achievement,” said Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty Chairman Jim Lyon. “Deems has devoted his career to our company and the service he provides to our agents is renowned. We can’t wait to see what else he will accomplish.”

For media inquiries or to interview Dickinson, please contact Jennifer Sturgeon at or 480.495.3806.

About Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty

Since 1947, Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty has gathered realty craftsmen dedicated to the ideals of integrity and professionalism. From the ownership, management, agents and affiliate services, every person involved in the company utilizes innovative skills, programs and technologies to create the finest real estate services company to be found.

The mission of Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty is to provide its clients with the most responsive personalized service attainable – nothing less will do. The environment within Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty is unique in the industry. Seasoned management innovatively supports the efforts of the Company’s members to create a dynamic and inspiring atmosphere that invigorates and hones the skills of everyone involved. 

Collaboration and networking are fostered to create a synergy that puts the whole company to work for every client. The artistic blending of proven traditions and state-of-the-art innovation is unsurpassed. These assets are positioned on a base of financial stability and corporate staying power.