There are a more than 1,000 agents to choose from in the state of Alaska. Most of these agents work in the major metro areas of Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau. However, choosing the right agent can take significant time and effort. That’s why we’ve selected and reviewed the top Alaska agents for you.
Top real estate agents in Alaska by city
Our team researches hundreds of agents and analyses their transactions to select the best ones. Our mission is to present agents that can meet the individual needs of our readers. That’s why we share both the strengths and weaknesses of each agent.
Whether you're looking for an agent to buy your first home or a luxury agent experienced with multimillion-dollar real estate, we've got you covered.
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— Jeff Dickinson
The perfect Alaska real estate agent for you
The agents we select for our list represent the top 0.1% to 0.5% of their area. Put another way, for every 1,000 agents in a city, just 1 to 5 meet our strict criteria.
We don’t just compare them to the average agent either, that would be like comparing an Olympic team to a high school team. Instead, we compare them to each other, ensuring that only the very best make our list.
A little about Alaska
Alaska has 731,545 residents and the population of the state is declining by 0.5% each year. This puts some natural pressure on home prices.
According to our market conditions team, Alaska is currently a cold market, which is good news if you’re a buyer.
"Helped me get $15,000 over asking and sold during first open house!"
— Linda Mack
What is a home in Alaska worth?
As of February 2021, the average home value in Alaska is $288,234, which is a 1.2% increase over the last year.
The exact price of your home, however, will depend on its size, condition, and how it stacks up to comparable properties. Here's the tiered breakdown of home values in Alaska:
- Top 30% of homes: $429,351
- Average home: $288,234
- Bottom 30% of homes: $184,805
State of the Alaska Real Estate Market
The Alaska Market
Number of Active Listings
Time on Market
Average Listing Price
Price per Square Foot
Percentage of Homes that Increase Price
Percentage of Homes that Decrease Price
Based on Realtor.com data (February 2021)
In Alaska, an average of 1,212 homes are available for sale each month. Of those, 89 are sold.
So buyers have plenty of options, but if you’re selling, you'll need to find a way to make your home stand out from all that competition.
In either case, a top agent in Alaska can help you put your best foot forward and help you negotiate the best possible deal.
Is it a good time to invest in Alaska real estate?
With an average rent of $1,318 and 35% of the population being renters, that leaves plenty of room for investors to make money on Alaska rental properties.
"I was surprised that I actually got the full spectrum of services at a reduced commission rate. My realtor was always available and got the home sold quickly."
Alaska real estate resources
To help you make the best possible decision we’ve compiled some resources that will help you make the most of your real estate experience in Alaska.