Top Real Estate Agents in Minnesota


Clever Real Estate


March 3rd, 2021


There are a more than 21,000 agents to choose from in the state of Minnesota. Most of these agents work in the major metro areas of Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Rochester. However, choosing the right agent can take significant time and effort. That’s why we’ve selected and reviewed the top Minnesota agents for you.

Top real estate agents in Minnesota 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.

"Very helpful with walking me thru these realtors. My realtor was phenomenal and I saved $11K on realtor fees. Couldn’t have asked for a better experience!"

— Doreen Denger

The perfect Minnesota 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 the Vikings 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 Minnesota

Minnesota has 5,639,632 residents and the population of the state is growing by 0.6% each year. This puts some natural pressure on home prices. 

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

"Great experience in selling my home with highly professional agents using the latest technology."

— Hank and Ingrid

State of the Minnesota Real Estate Market

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

In Minnesota, an average of 10,321 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 Minnesota can help you put your best foot forward and help you negotiate the best possible deal.

"Clever did a fantastic job matching me with a top-notch local realtor who was able to sell our house above our price expectation within 10 days. We are very pleased to Not have to pay 6% on the sale price to realtors. This saved us $4,900 in listing agent fees! Thank you Clever!"

— Rodney Smith

Minnesota 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 Minnesota.