Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty Recognized on 2020 REAL Trends ‘The Thousand’ Rankings

(SCOTTSDALE)  – Arizona’s leader in luxury real estate, Scottsdale based Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce The Power of 4 – Anne Morrisey, Bee Francis, Karen Baldwin and Kathleen Benoit were recently recognized in the 2020 REAL Trends “The Thousand.” The annual report is a summary of the top 1,000 independent real estate agents and teams in the United States.

The REAL Trends “The Thousand” comprises four categories: the top 250 agents by sides, top 250 agents by sales volume, top 250 teams by sides and top 250 teams by sales volume. Morrisey, Francis, Baldwin and Benoit were ranked #62 on the Small Teams by Sales Volume.  In 2019 The Power of 4 Closed 68 Transactions their total sales volume was $125,137,349 that year.

“The recognition of our agents on the ‘The Thousand’ rankings is a result of hard work, extensive market knowledge and the support of the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand, which enables our agents to effectively market and sell extraordinary residences,” said Jim Lyon, Chairman of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. “We are proud to have The Power of 4 represent our company on this prestigious industry list.”

Sotheby’s International Realty claimed 52 of the top 250 sales associates in the REAL Trends individual sales volume category, more than any other real estate company, accounting for 20% of the category and marking a record for the Sotheby’s International Realty brand.

“For another consecutive year, Sotheby’s International Realty continues to lead the industry in the individual sales volume category,” said Philip White, president and chief executive officer of Sotheby’s International Realty. “The REAL Trends rankings are a verification of the hard work and achievements of our affiliated professionals and it gives me great pride to see a significant number of our sales associates and teams be recognized for their achievements. Their performance made significant contributions to our brand’s record $114 billion in global sales volume last year and we are proud to count them as ambassadors of the Sotheby’s International Realty brand worldwide.”

The complete “The Thousand” Top Real Estate Professionals list can be found on REAL Trends’ website,

The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 23,000 affiliated independent sales associates located in 1,000 offices in 72 countries and territories worldwide. Each office is independently owned and operated.

Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty Scottsdale headquarters are located at 7669 E Pinnacle Peak Road, Suite 110, Scottsdale, Arizona 85255. For additional information, please visit