Keller Williams Agents Leo Pareja and David Acosta Among Top 10 Latino Agents
Keller Williams Agents Leo Pareja and David Acosta Among Top 10 Latino Agents Thirty top-producing Hispanic real estate agents from franchise featured on NAHREP Top 250 list AUSTIN, TEXAS (July 7, 2015)- Keller Williams, the world's largest real estate franchise by agent count, is represented by two of the Top 10 agents on the 2015 National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) list of the top-producing Hispanic real estate agents in the United States. The fourth-annual NAHREP list includes 30 Keller Williams' agents, which doubles its representation from two years ago. For the fourth consecutive year, Leo Pareja of Falls Church, Va., has secured a spot in the Top 10. Pareja closed 398 transaction sides in 2014, a 21 percent increase over his strong performance in 2013. David Acosta of El Paso, Texas, also makes a return to the Top 10, with 351 transaction sides closed in 2014. "Congratulations to Leo, David and our full team of agents on this year's NAHREP Top 250," said Chris Heller, CEO, Keller Williams. "We're excited and honored to be in business with them all. Keller Williams is stronger because of their determined efforts to set such a high bar of achievement." The 2015 list recognizes top-producing agents whose hard work and dedication has led them to close an outstanding number of transactions. Selected from among 500 agents considered, the 250 winners collectively handled a total of 20,730 transaction sides in 2014 and over $3.9 billion in total volume. "We continue to attract top agents who are building extraordinary businesses," said John Davis, President, Keller Williams. "These 30 agents are market experts who have committed to delivering a superior customer experience. It's no wonder so many clients choose to work with them to buy or sell their home." NAHREP will recognize the Top 250 Latino agents during the NAHREP 2015 National Convention and Latin Music Festival in Chicago on Sept. 22. "We are proud and excited to acknowledge these hardworking individuals who make a remarkable difference in the lives of Latino families across the U.S.," said Teresa Palacios Smith, president, 2015 NAHREP. "These agents take us one step closer to our goal of increasing Latino homeownership in a sustainable way." Below is a full listing of Keller Williams agents named to the NAHREP Top 250 Latino Agents Award in 2015: Rank Name Business Location Sides 2 Leo Pareja Keller Williams Realty Leo Pareja Team Falls Church, VA 398 7 David Acosta Keller Williams Realty David Acosta Real Estate Group El Paso, TX 351 16 Carissa Falcon-Acker Keller Williams Realty Real Estate by Design Denton, TX 210 28 Patrick Simm Keller Williams Partners Realty SW Pembroke Pines, FL 145.75 33 Albert Yabor Keller Williams Realty Prestige Pinecrest, FL 131 35 Jose Rivas Keller Williams Realty Gateway - Lion Home Group Baltimore, MD 127 43 Florencio Villalpando Keller Williams Realty Heritage - Villalpando & Associates San Antonio, TX 105 60 Ruth Henriquez Keller Williams Capital Properties - Campos International Group Manassas, VA 91 62 Mario Hesles Keller Williams Realty Legacy San Antonio, TX 87 63 Miguel Salvat Keller Williams Realty Pinecrest, FL 86.22 65 Roman Lopez Keller Williams Realty The Roman Lopez Real Estate Team Austin, TX 86 69 Terry LaRoche Keller Williams Realty LaRoche Team Whittier, CA 84 74 Luis Fernandez Keller Williams Realty Luis Fernandez Sales Team Scarsdale, NY 82 84 Rodolfo Hernandez McIntyre Keller Williams Realty The SeaReal Team Burien, WA 75 107 Sofia Chacon Keller Williams Realty Sofia Chacon Group Corona, CA 65 108 Mynor Herrera Keller Williams Realty Mynor & Associates Bethesda, MD 64 116 Anna Klinger Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace - Klinger Real Estate Group Henderson, NV 61 127 Victor Niño Keller Williams Realty Victor Niño Austin, TX 57 131 Anthony Gibson Keller Williams Realty Austin Properties Group Austin, TX 55 139 Leo Robles Keller Williams Realty Corona Corona, CA 52 147 Jaime Marin Keller Williams Realty Marin Realty & Property Management San Antonio, TX 51 151 Larry Garcia Keller Williams Realty Visalia, CA 50 159 Hector Martinez Keller Williams Realty Garcia - Martinez Real Estate Group Visalia, CA 49 161 Ramon Sanchez Keller Williams Realty Pacific Estates Cerritos, CA 48 178 Andrew Arevalo Keller Williams Realty The Ingenious Group Highlands Ranch, CO 45 184 Alexandra Silva Keller Williams Realty Treasure Coast Stuart, FL 44 193 Arturo Cruz Keller Williams Realty The Cruz Group Ashburn, VA 42 226 Bobbi McKinnon Keller Williams Realty Group One, Inc. Reno, NV 36.5 238 Martha Martinez Keller Williams Realty David Acosta Real Estate Group El Paso, TX 35 250 Alfredo Pujol Keller Williams Realty Partners SW Pembroke Pines, FL 34 In February 2015, Keller Williams became the world's leading real estate by agent count. Training Magazine also named Keller Williams the #1 training organization across all industries the same month. For more information and a complete list of agents listed in the NAHREP Top 250 Latino Agents Award, visit www.nahrep.org. ### About Keller Williams Realty, Inc.: Austin-Texas based Keller Williams Realty, Inc. is the largest real estate franchise by agent count in the world with 700 offices and 120,000 associates across the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. In 2015, Training Magazine named Keller Williams the No. 1 training organization across all industries in the world. Since 1983, Keller Williams has grown exponentially and continues to cultivate an agent-centric, education-based, technology-driven culture that rewards agents as stakeholders. The company also provides specialized agents in luxury homes, commercial and farm and ranch properties. For more information on Keller Williams, visit www.kw.com. (www.kw.com).