Dan Elsea & Stuart Elsea

Co-Presidents, Real Estate One

Overall Rank: 41
Category: Power Brokers
Category Rank: 13

Brothers Dan and Stuart Elsea serve as co-presidents of Real Estate One, the largest real estate brokerage in Michigan and one of the largest in the country. Real Estate One, has more than 43 offices and 1,800 agents across the state of Michigan and does $4.8 billion in annual sales. Their grandfather founded Real Estate One in Detroit, in 1929. The brothers took the helm from their father in the late 1990s.

Dan and Stuart are responsible for creating the company’s website, which generates over 2 million unique visitors each year. They established the Real Estate One Charitable Foundation, which has raised over $1.4 million for several organizations, including the Special Olympics Michigan, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Alzheimer’s Association and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.