Nashville Realtor chosen as 2007 Realtor on the Rise by national magazine


Brian Copeland, a Realtor with Village Real Estate Services in Nashville, has been chosen as one of the top fifty national Realtors on the rise for 2007. In its third-annual recognition, RISMedia chose from hundreds of Realtors for its August magazine’s cover story.

Quoting the magazine, “Over the past five years, the real estate industry has seen many things: the best market ever; a progression to a more balanced, more competitive market; and a rush of newbies greater than anyone’s seen before.

To that end, this year’s crop of Realtors on the Rise winners reflects a sizable showing of quality agents who have entered the market within the past five years. From their impressive sales figures, to their innovative market strategies, to the community involvement,

Real Estate magazine’s editors have chose 50 Realtors on the Rise, selected from hundreds of candidates. Here, we congratulate this year’s winners on stepping up, pushing forward and committing to the real estate marketplace.”

Brian was featured for his innovative marketing with technology and family-outreach as well as his Rookie of the Year Award for the Greater Nashville Association of Realtors. In the award’s three years, this is the first time Tennessee Realtors have received the recognition. Brian joins Hendersonville’s Wayne Turner in the honor.

RISMedia’s Real Estate magazine is recognized by the National Association of Realtors as “the industry’s leading independent real estate and relocation news and information source.”

Read the full story in the August 2007 issue of Real Estate magazine or by visiting