HUNT Real Estate Ranks Among Nation’s Elite Residential Real Estate Companies

HUNT Real Estate ERA logoBUFFALO, NY – Respected real estate industry publications, RISMedia ( and REAL Trends (, have released their annual rankings of the nation’s top real estate firms. Both publications recognize Buffalo, New York-based HUNT Real Estate ERA ( as the most successful family-owned and operated residential real estate firm headquartered in New York State.

With $1.84 billion in sales volume and over 11,000 closed transactions in 2017, HUNT ranks #41 in the nation for transactions and #116 for sales volume on RISMedia’s Top 500 Power Brokers Report. The REAL Trends Top 500 Survey ranks HUNT #43 for transactions and #120 for sales volume.

ERA Key Realty Services of Northbridge, Mass., acquired by HUNT in February, also appears on both surveys. With nearly 2,400 transactions and $769 million in sales volume in 2017, ERA Key ranked #373 in transactions and #351 in sales volume by RISMedia, and #380 in transactions and #357 in sales volume by REAL Trends.

Combined, HUNT and ERA Key brokered over 13,600 transactions totaling $2.61 billion in sales volume in 2017.

“To have our local, family-owned company recognized nationally speaks volumes to the dedication and remarkable efforts of the entire HUNT Real Estate team,” said Peter Hunt, Chairman & CEO of HUNT Real Estate ERA.

Both RISMedia and REAL Trends collect data submitted by individual brokers nationwide. All sales and transaction data is submitted directly by the brokerage firms and verified by the firm’s financial executives, outside accounting firms and/or corporate franchise headquarters.

The full RISMedia Top 500 Power Brokers Report can be found here:

The full REAL Trends Top 500 by Transactions can be found here:

The full REAL Trends Top 500 by Volume can be found here:

About HUNT Real Estate ERA

HUNT Real Estate Corporation is the parent company of HUNT Real Estate ERA and operates over 50 branches throughout western and upstate New York, Massachusetts, and metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona. Founded in 1911, HUNT is the most successful family-owned and operated real estate company in New York State, and is ranked the 41st largest real estate firm in the nation for closed transactions in 2017 by RISMedia. HUNT also operates a commercial brokerage, mortgage banking firm, insurance agency, title agency, an award-winning Relocation division, residential building company, and a fee-for-service brokerage. HUNT’s mission is to build its presence through successful sales associates, to grow profitably, and to provide the highest quality of real estate and homeownership services. For more information about HUNT Real Estate, visit