Phoenix, AZ – August 11, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — The Gibson Laughton Group, led by Scott Gibson, a real estate industry veteran and top-producing agent with RE/MAX Prosperity, was recently ranked in the top-five of the 2010 Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends Top 400 Rankings. The team joins an elite group of real estate professionals across the country recognized for their production in challenging market conditions.

The Gibson Laughton Group, ranked No. 8 on last year’s list, improved three spots in 2010 and ranked No. 5 in overall transaction sides for 2009, closing 760 transactions, an average of just over 63 transactions a month, in and around Phoenix.

“These are knowledgeable, tenured RE/MAX Associates and team leaders whose years of experience are serving them and their communities well,” said Chip Brekken, Regional Vice President, RE/MAX Southwest. “They know what it takes to not only survive in this market, but to thrive and grow their business. We’re honored to have the Gibson Laughton Group in the RE/MAX Network and are pleased to see them nationally recognized in the top of their class.”

Joining Scott Gibson in the Gibson Laughton Group are RE/MAX agents George Laughton, Jennifer Laughton, Candice Burch, Dustin Monger, Catherine Gibson, Angel Munoz, Bobby Derryberry, Veronica Estrada and Lisa Hinkson. Completing the roster with staff are Doloras Aguirre, Patty Delmuto, Jennifer Nortfill and Jessica Saugling.

“Our team helps make homes affordable again– working with the market to deliver the best possible homes that will help stabilize our neighborhoods,” stresses Gibson. Gibson and his team specialize in REO’s and offer a wide range of services from foreclosure listings, residential real estate, short sale and property management, servicing the Phoenix-metro area.  The Gibson Laughton Group also recently claimed the No. 1 spot in Arizona for closed transactions for the second-straight year.

“One of the reasons the Gibson Laughton team has become so successful in the distressed property market is because they truly look out for the best interest of their clients,” added Brekken.  “They truly feel that by doing what’s best for their clients, the business will follow.”

The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends Top 400 is based on a survey of over 7,000 brokerage firms, associations of REALTORS® and hundreds of other sources to determine the top real estate professionals in the U.S. The Top 400 ranks individual sales professionals and top real estate teams by closed transaction sides and by closed sales volume.

For a complete list of the survey rankings, visit www.Realestatejournal.com, www.Realtrends.com.

For more information or to contact an agent with the Gibson Laughton Group, visit http://www.glgrealty.com or call Scott Gibson at (623) 217-4663.

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Scott Gibson
RE/MAX Prosperity
(623) 217-4663
scottg (at) glgrealty (dot) com


Based in Denver, Colo., RE/MAX International oversees a network of nearly 100,000 Sales Associates in more than 75 countries, an international presence greater than any of its competitors.  Nobody in the world sells more real estate than RE/MAX.

RE/MAX has been honored as the leading real estate franchise in the "2009 Franchise Times Top 200," and has been the leading real estate organization in Entrepreneur magazine's "Franchise 500 Survey" for nine of the last 11 years.


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