June 19, 2014 // Franchising.com // MADISON, N.J. - Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services, announced that 72 independent sales associates affiliated with its franchise brands were named among the 2014 National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) Top 250 Latino Real Estate Agents in the United States. CENTURY 21 has 48 sales associates in the top 250 (19%), more than any other brand, including three of the top five individuals.
Realogy also was represented by four of the top five offices in the Top 250, with ERA Mi Casa Real Estate in Chicago leading all other offices with 12 sales associates named to the list. Additionally, CENTURY 21 has three of the top five offices represented in the top 250.
"The presence of our affiliated agents on NAHREP’s Top 250 underscores Realogy’s commitment to serving the Hispanic community," said Richard A. Smith, Realogy’s chairman, chief executive officer and president. "We commend them for their leadership in their local markets."
"My thanks to the Realogy family for its commitment to the Hispanic market and for its support of NAHREP," said Gary Acosta, co-founder and chief executive officer of NAHREP.
Top Ranked Realogy-Affiliated Agents and Offices:
3. Marty Rodriguez CENTURY 21 Marty Rodriguez Glendora, Calif.
4. Johnny Rojas CENTURY 21 JR Gold Team Realty Garfield, N.J.
5. Ricardo Acevedo CENTURY 21 The Acevedo Team Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
1. ERA Mi Casa Real Estate Chicago
3. CENTURY 21 Realty Masters Montebello, Calif.
4. CENTURY 21 Award San Diego
5. CENTURY 21 Martinez & Associates Las Vegas
The 2014 Top 250 Latin Real Estate Agents report is compiled solely from self-nominations, with figures verified directly by NAHREP. Rankings are based on the total number of closing sides and membership in NAHREP is not a requirement. Sales associates named to The NAHREP Top 250 will be recognized at the NAHREP 2014 National Convention & Latin Music Festival in Los Angeles, on Oct. 14, 2014.
NAHREP, a non-profit 501c6 trade association, is dedicated to increasing the homeownership rate among Latinos by educating and empowering the real estate professionals that serve them. Based in San Diego, NAHREP is the nation's largest trade organization for Hispanics with more than 21,000 members in 48 states and 40 affiliate chapters.
Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) is a global leader in residential real estate franchising with company-owned real estate brokerage operations doing business under its franchise systems as well as relocation and title services. Realogy's brands and business units include Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate, CENTURY 21®, Coldwell Banker®, Coldwell Banker Commercial®, The Corcoran Group®, ERA®, Sotheby's International Realty®, NRT LLC, Cartus and Title Resource Group. Collectively, Realogy's franchise system members operate approximately 13,600 offices with 247,000 independent sales associates doing business in 104 countries around the world. Realogy is headquartered in Madison, N.J.