Top Real Estate Agents in Kentucky


Clever Real Estate


March 3rd, 2021


There are a more than 11,000 agents to choose from in the state of Kentucky. Most of these agents work in the major metro areas of Louisville and Lexington. However, choosing the right agent can take significant time and effort. That’s why we’ve selected and reviewed the top Kentucky agents for you.

Top real estate agents in Kentucky by city

We're constantly working to create more local agent rankings. Check back if we haven't gotten to your city yet. Or reach out and get matched with the best agent for you today.

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.

"Easy process from start to finish. Reasonable seller commission fees."

— Julie

The perfect Kentucky 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.

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A little about Kentucky

Kentucky has 4,467,673 residents and the population of the state is growing by 0.1% each year. This puts some natural pressure on home prices. 

According to our market conditions team, Kentucky is currently a warm market, which is good news if you’re a seller.

"It really is a Clever business model and a money saver. Loved that we could work with local agent! Easy and fast, would use again."

— Nicki McFarlin

State of the Kentucky Real Estate Market

Median Listing Price
Days on Market
No. Active Listings
% of Price Reductions
Based on data (December 2020)

In Kentucky, an average of 7,098 homes are available for sale each month, giving buyers 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 Kentucky can help you put your best foot forward and help you negotiate the best possible deal.

"Using Clever did two things for us, 1) found a great local realtor, and 2) saved money on commissions. The process was easy and the ability to interview potential realtors was extremely helpful. We found a great one and he helped sell our house in record time."

— Barbara Meserve

Kentucky 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 Kentucky.