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Your dedicated Residential Team in Seattle and Bellevue

Shawn Filer NY

Shawn Filer

Founder & Partner, Real Residential 

The #4 Team in the Nation (Wall Street Journal)

The #2 Team at Compass Nationally (Real Trends)

The #1 Team in Washington State based on sales volume (America's Best)

Shawn is a Globally ranked residential advisor and Managing Broker with more than 16 years of experience in the greater Seattle/Bellevue market. As one of four partners with the NWG Team, Shawn oversees a leading Luxury Team responsible for more than $1.5 billion in residential sales. In 2018 Shawn and his fellow owners of NWG Real Estate became Founding Brokers of Compass Washington when the fast-growing NY-based company made NWG their first partner firm in the region. Shawn is highly regarded in the local real estate community for his extensive contract knowledge, local expertise, and creative marketing strategies. With a strong passion for selling waterfront and unique properties, Shawn embraces the art of selling lifestyles and not just homes. Shawn has found success with his unique blend of personality and professionalism while always putting the client first. 


Nick Glant

Founder & Managing Partner, Real Residential 


Nick has obsessed over the client experience and building a culture of community between brokers and clients for over 15 years. Nick believes strongly that buyers and sellers benefit tremendously from forward-thinking brokers who collaborate and educate. 

After founding and building one of the most successful and respected boutique residential brokerage firms in Seattle, NWG Real Estate, and closing over $2 billion in real estate sales, Nick’s partnership with Compass allows him to combine his passion of client service and stunning technology and marketing. Nick’s motivation and drive is rooted in his devotion to his wife, Elaine and daughters, Ella and Emery. They reside in Seattle's Laurelhurst neighborhood where they are actively involved in coaching Ella and Emery's various sports and giving back to the University of Washington, where Nick and Elaine met as undergraduates.

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