Mark Spain Real Estate is Named to the Bulldog 100 List of Fastest Growing Firms
Mark Spain Real Estate is grateful to become a four-time recipient of the Bulldog 100 List of Fastest-Growing Firms! Growing and improving is one of our core values at our brokerage. We strive each day to put ourselves in a position to seek learning opportunities to grow our knowledge and understanding of the real estate industry. We are dedicated to serving our clients in reaching their real estate goals and delivering an unparalleled client experience! We are thankful for every window of opportunity to expand to serve more families in new and existing communities. For more information on Mark Spain Real Estate and the Bulldog 100 List of Fastest-Growing Firms, please continue reading!
Georgia-based residential real estate firm Mark Spain Real Estate has leaped 34 places from last year to the No. 19 spot on the University of Georgia Alumni Association’s 2021 Bulldog 100 list. The list features the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni and is measured by compounded annual growth over a three-year period of 2018-2020.
This is the fourth time Mark Spain Real Estate has been honored on the annual Bulldog 100. Several hundred nominations were submitted for the 2022 list. Those making the list were notified late last year, but company ranking on the Bulldog 100 was not revealed until the February 5 awards event.
Mark Spain Real Estate, owned and led by its namesake, Mark Spain, has a residential real estate service area that includes all of metro Atlanta, Athens, Charlotte, Raleigh, Nashville, Orlando, and Tampa. Spain is a 1993 graduate of the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. The Alpharetta-based firm has earned the No. 1 real estate team in the United States honor for closed transactions by The Wall Street Journal and Real Trends for the last four years running. Mark Spain Real Estate is also a six-time recipient of the prestigious Inc. 5000 honor, highlighting the fastest-growing private companies in America.
In 2021, Mark Spain Real Estate experienced its most significant growth yet, going from $1.4 billion in gross sales in 2020 to $3.3 billion and crossing the 10,000-transaction mark for the first time. Since its first
the year with $443 million in sales in 2016, the firm has achieved an incredible 750% growth rate.
“I am proud of my University of Georgia roots, and I am grateful to be recognized again on the Bulldog 100 list of fastest-growing companies,” explained Founder and Chairman Mark Spain. “2021 was a great year to be a Bulldog and be a part of Mark Spain Real Estate. By leading with a servant’s heart, remaining client-focused, and striving to constantly grow, learn and improve, our agent team is flourishing and serving thousands of families each year.”
In the last month, Mark Spain has been recognized on the Real Estate Almanac / Swanepoel Power 200 list of most powerful and influential people in residential real estate and is making a repeat appearance on the annual Real Estate Newsmakers list. Compiled by RISMedia, a recognized information provider for the residential real estate industry, the Newsmakers list includes more than 300 industry professionals as showcased in the February 2022 issue of RISMedia’s Real Estate magazine as well as online at RISMedia.com.
The 2022 Bulldog 100 features businesses from industries such as construction, real estate, technology, health care, and financial services. Applicants were measured by their business’ compounded annual growth rate during a three-year period. The Atlanta office of Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors, a Bulldog 100 partner since the program began in 2009, verified the information submitted by each company.
About Mark Spain Real Estate:
Mark Spain Real Estate is the most trusted name in real estate, earning more 5-star reviews than any other firm in the United States. It has earned the No. 1 real estate team in the U.S. honor for the last four consecutive years by the Wall Street Journal and Real Trends for annual sales production and is a six-time Inc. 5000 recipient, an annual list honoring the fastest-growing private companies in America. The company was honored in 2017, 2018, 2020, and 2021 as one of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Top Workplaces. It has earned the Atlanta Business Chronicle Pacesetter Award over the last five years, as one of metro Atlanta’s 100 top, fastest-growing, privately held companies. Mark Spain Real Estate made its fourth appearance on Atlanta’s Top 25 Real Estate Companies annual list in 2021 and made its second appearance on similar lists in both Charlotte and Raleigh.
As a company leader with cutting-edge ideas like its Guaranteed Offer program, Mark Spain was honored in February as a 2021 Real Estate Newsmaker. Compiled by RISMedia, a leading residential real estate industry information provider, the Newsmakers list includes nearly 300 industry professionals and Spain was named one of the Trailblazers/Agents of Change. He was also recognized as one of the PropTech 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate and has been named to Real Estate Almanac Power 200, a list of the most impactful industry leaders in North America. The firm had a record sales year again in 2021, with more than $3.33 billion in gross sales volume, a year-over-year increase of more than 130%. In line with its core value of leading with a servant’s heart, Mark Spain Real Estate has ongoing partnerships with charitable causes in Atlanta, Nashville, Charlotte, and Raleigh.
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