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Nelson Zide

ERA Key Realty Services

Consistently closing 45 transactions per year worth $12 million to $15 million, Nelson Zide received an award for a career total of 1,000 real estate transactions in 2019.

After obtaining his real estate license in 1977, Zide partnered with a REALTOR® who specialized in new construction to form John Nelson Realty in Framingham, Mass. After buying out his partner in 1982, Zide spent 16 years growing the firm to the No. 1 ERA company in Massachusetts and among the top 50 ERA companies nationally, with two offices and 55 agents. Zide was owner, manager and top agent in volume and units.

Nelson Zide | REALTOR®

ERA Key Realty Services

Zide is known for his larger-than-life persona, humble nature and eagerness to share the techniques that brought him success.