REAL Trends’ The Thousand Recognizes Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada Properties Among the Best in the Nation

Nevada Real Estate Firm Receives National Recognition

Las Vegas, NV, August 06, 2016 --( Six Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices teams and one individual real estate sales executive have been recognized among the leading professionals in American real estate, according to REAL Trends’ The Thousand. REAL Trends, in conjunction with The Wall Street Journal, recently published “The Thousand” list of America’s top 1,000 real estate sales professionals and teams.

“The Thousand,” as advertised in The Wall Street Journal, is an annual, national awards ranking sponsored by REAL Trends and advertised in The Wall Street Journal. Designees are recognized as the top one half of one percent of more than 1.1 million licensed Realtors® nationwide. The Thousand is divided into four categories, each listing the top 250 designees: Individual Agent—Sales Volume; Individual Agent—Transaction Sides; Agent Team—Sales Volume and Agent Team—Transaction Sides.

“Our teams comprised five of the top 10 in the state for sides, or number of transactions,” said Gordon Miles, president and COO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada Properties. “And seven of the top 20 teams in sales volume are also from our company, representing $498 million in Southern Nevada real estate sales last year. Berkshire Hathaway has quickly become the leading name in real estate and it shows in the REAL Trends/Wall Street Journal rankings.”

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada Properties executives recognized in “The Thousand” included:

Individuals by Sides
#21 Avi Dan-Goor 52 Transactions

Teams by Sides
#2 The Tonnesen Team 231 Transactions
#3 Shapiro & Sher Group 229 Transactions
#5 The Napoli Group 184 Transactions
#9 The Carver Team 132 Transactions
#10 The Brian Wedewer Team 130 Transactions
#11 The Mullin Group 126 Transactions
#12 Brown Blankfield Group 120 Transactions
#18 Gunning Team 97 Transactions
#22 Team Egbert 86 Transactions
#31 The Crampton Team 79 Transactions

Teams by Volume
#1 Shapiro & Sher Group $242 million
#4 The Tonnesen Team $61 million
#10 The Napoli Group $45 million
#11 The Mullin Group $42 million
#12 The Carver Team $39 million
#15 The Brian Wedewer Team $37 million
#20 Brown Blankfield Group $32 million

“Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has established itself as the leading brand in real estate, offering our real estate sales executives and their clients unprecedented access to market and sell their properties both locally and internationally,” said Miles. “We’re proud to work with such successful business owners and their teams in all three of the states in which we operate.”

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada Properties
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada Properties is a part of Americana Holdings, which also includes Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Arizona Properties and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties. The firms are leaders in their respective markets with 25 offices and 2,200 agents, comprising the largest independently owned Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices franchise in the world. Combined, the companies sold $3.1 billion in real estate in 2015.

In 2014, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices was named “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” by consumers in the 26th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend® study of the largest real estate networks. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has 54,000 agents in 1,600 offices around the world. For more information, visit or call 702-796-7777.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada
Sarah Thornton