The much anticipated REB Top 100 Agents ranking for 2017 has been released.

The REB Top 100 Agents ranking, partnered by Open Agent, is the pre-eminent ranking of agents in Australia and the benchmark for success in residential real estate sales.

The ranking has set the bar for professional excellence for six years, identifying the best salespeople in the industry.

To determine the 2017 ranking, entrants were judged across a series of metrics, including number and volume of sales, and the average sale price achieved in the 2016 calendar year.

Combined, the total dollar value sold for the entire REB Top 100 Agents was a whopping $14.2 billion, up 2 per cent from $13.9 billion last year.

Total sales was up 3 per cent year-on-year, from 9,012 to 9,302. Average dollar value of sales for the REB Top 100 Agents was $142.2 million, up 2 per cent from $139.7 million in 2016.

Average commission earned for REB Top 100 Agents in 2017 fell slightly to 1.83 per cent from 1.84 per cent, while average days on market moved out 10 per cent from 25 days in 2016 to 28 days in 2017.

Click HERE to listen to the reveal of the top 10 agents in a exclusive podcast.

Click HERE to review the full REB Top 100 Agents ranking list for 2017.