Mark Spain Real Estate Receives 5th Consecutive ABC Pacesetter Award

Mark Spain Real Estate Receives 5th Consecutive ABC Pacesetter Award

Mark Spain Real Estate Receives 5th Consecutive ABC Pacesetter Award

By Mark Spain Real Estate

Mark Spain Real Estate is honored to be bestowed with the ABC Pacesetter Award by the Atlanta Business Chronicle! for the fifth consecutive year! Our team strives every day for continuous growth and improvement in all that we do so we can deliver an unparalleled client experience and exceed in reaching all of our clients’ real estate goals! We are grateful for our efforts to be recognized as one of the fastest-growing privately-owned companies in Atlanta in 2021!  

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2021 Pacesetters Award

Atlanta, GA —For the fifth straight year, Mark Spain Real Estate has been recognized by the Atlanta Business Chronicle with its Pacesetter Award. This award annually honors mMark Spain Real Estate is honored to receive ABC Pacesetter Awardetro Atlanta’s top 100 fastest-growing privately held companies with a track record for revenue and employee growth. The select list was recently published online and in the Atlanta Business Chronicle

Appearing in the No. 54 spot—a 13-spot jump from the previous year—Mark Spain Real Estate is also now a top 50 independent brokerage in the nation. In March, it was named to the Real Trends 500 list of top-producing residential real estate firms in the United States. This list includes both franchise and independent real estate firms. When Real Trends singled out the top 50 independent brokerages, Mark Spain Real Estate made this list.

The locally owned, independent real estate firm closed more than $1.4 billion in gross annual sales and achieved 5,647 closings in 2020. This was a single-year increase of 46.5% in annual sales volume. Mark Spain Real Estate ended 2020 with 253 sales associates, a 114% increase over the 118 real estate consultants the company had two years prior. In just two years, Mark Spain Real Estate’s sales team has more than doubled in size. The company is continually expanding its agent team and makes significant investments in hiring highly qualified team members to serve the company’s clients at the highest level. This results in roughly one out of every ten applicants joining the team. 

To qualify for consideration for the Pacesetter Award, a firm must be based in the 20-county metro Atlanta region, experienced a two-year sales growth rate of more than 50%, and had revenue between $1 million and $300 million in 2020.

“We are so appreciative of being on the Pacesetter list with so many impressive companies in metro Atlanta,” explained Chairman and CEO Mark Spain. “While we are proud of our growth, we never lose sight of our top priorities including focusing on people over transactions and leading with a servant’s heart.” 

Since Mark Spain went independent and formed his own company in 2016, Mark Spain Real Estate has expanded to 11 locations in four states—five in metro Atlanta, one in Athens, Ga. and offices in Raleigh, Charlotte, Nashville, Orlando and Tampa. The expansion into Florida occurred last month.

The Pacesetter Award is part of a growing list of honors for Mark Spain Real Estate. It has similarly made five appearances on Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list. The Inc. 5000 is the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Mark Spain Real Estate is also a multiple-time recipient of the Top 150 Workplaces by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Best Places to Work by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, and the annual Bulldog 100 list of the top University of Georgia (UGA) owned businesses.

To learn more about the Atlanta real estate market, Mark Spain Real Estate or its Guaranteed Offer program, a hassle-free way for home sellers to get an immediate offer on their homes and close as quickly as 21 days, visit or call 855-299-7653.

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 the last three consecutive years by the Wall Street Journal and Real Trends for annual sales production and is a five-time Inc. 5000 recipient, an annual list honoring the fastest-growing private companies in America. Mark Spain Real Estate’s mobile site design was named the No. 1 Mobile Website in real estate by REAL Trends in 2019 and 2020. also earned recognition as a Top 10 Overall Website in 2019 and 2020. 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 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 debuted in 2020 on similar lists for Charlotte and Raleigh.

As a company leader with cutting-edge ideas like its Guaranteed Offer program and innovative and award-winning website, 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. The firm had a record sales year again in 2020, with more than $1.4 billion in gross sales volume, a 46.5% increase year-over-year. In line with its core value of leading with a servant’s heart, Mark Spain Real Estate’s 2020 partnerships with charitable causes in Atlanta, Nashville, Charlotte and Raleigh resulted in nearly a half-million dollars raised for charity.

Mark Spain Real Estate strives to keep our clients as our top priority and deliver an unparalleled client experience. We aspire to continuously grow and improve in all that we do. We are grateful to serve our clients in reaching their real estate goals! Contact us today!

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