The 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate

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Ryan Serhant

Ryan Serhant may be the world’s most famous real-estate broker, starring in Million Dollar Listing New York and Sell It Like Serhant. He is Founder and CEO of SERHANT, a revolutionary brokerage with “in-house production and branding,” using innovative technology. Prior to this, The Serhant Team was The Wall Street Journal’s #1 New York Sales Team for three years.


Grant Cardone

Grant Cardone is Founder of Cardone Capital, a new-opportunity, distressed assets real estate investment fund managing $1.9 billion. He has 35 years of real estate experience and stars in Undercover Billionaire. A bestselling author, with books including “If You’re Not First, You’re Last,” and a sought-after business expert, he shares his insights on outlets including CNBC, MSNBC, and Forbes.


Marco Santarelli

Marco Santarelli is Founder of Norada Real Estate Investments, the second-largest investor in US turnkey, cash-flow investment properties. He created their proprietary DealGrader system, which rates real estate investments according to quality, profitability, and risk, and he shares real estate investment tips from his nearly 20 years of experience on their blog.


Jim Ingersoll

Jim Ingersoll is a real estate investor, entrepreneur, and Founder of the Investing Now Network and the Deal Maker conference. He hosts the Real Estate Success Podcast and helps people share in his successful strategy of seeking out under-performing properties in markets undergoing revitalization. He wrote the books “Investing Now” and “Cash Flow Now.”


Lex Levinrad

Lex Levinrad is Founder of Lex Real Estate Group and Founder and CEO of the Distressed Real Estate Institute. He has trained 3,000+ investors to capitalize on properties such as foreclosures and bank-owned properties, fix them, and flip them. He also founded the Distressed Real Estate Investors Association, hosts the Investing in Real Estate Show, and wrote seven investment books.


Tom Ferry

Tom Ferry is Founder and CEO of Ferry International, the top real estate training company, and was ranked the #1 Real Estate Educator by Swanepoel Power 200. He wrote bestselling books including “Mindset, Model and Marketing!” and “Life! By Design.” A sought-after keynote speaker, he has been featured in outlets including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.


Cory Boatright

Cory Boatright is a multifamily investor and Founder of Real Estate Investing Profits and Phenomenal Results Coaching (under Investing Capital Group). He is a serial entrepreneur who found success in real estate investing and coaching, closing 1,000+ deals and $100 million in transactions. A bestselling author, he appears in major media outlets and founded The Grateful Project.


Eric Wu

Eric Wu is Co-founder and CEO of OpenDoor, an innovative online platform enabling users to seamlessly buy and sell real estate online, and a Venture Partner at Resolute Ventures. Opendoor was credited in Forbes with “Changing the way Americans buy and sell” their homes. Prior to this, he was Head of Geo/Social Products at the real estate tech company Trulia.


Robert Reffkin

Robert Reffkin is Founder and CEO of Compass, “the first modern real estate platform” combining proprietary technology (such as their innovative app with updated market insights) with highly skilled and creative real estate agents. He also founded America Needs You (ANY), providing mentorship and career development to first generation college students.


Nicole Beauchamp

Nicole Beauchamp is Licensed Real Estate Salesperson and Global Real Estate Advisor at Engel & Völkers NYC, one of the world’s top agencies specialized in high-end residential and commercial real estate and yachts. She is also on their advisory board and is Co-chair of the Real Estate Board of New York. A recognized influencer, she writes for Inman News.


Josh Cantwell

Josh Cantwell is CEO of Strategic Real Estate Coach, Freeland Ventures, and Yellowjacket Properties and has completed 700+ plus property transactions and funded 350+ private loans. He focuses on distressed properties, including short sales and bank foreclosures (REOs). He writes for Strategic Real Estate Coach, appears on their podcast, and attends their Flip and Fund Summit.


Bill Gassett

Bill Gassett is a realtor and real estate agent at RE/MAX Executive Realty and has been among Massachusetts’s top-5 RE/MAX agents for the past 10 years. He writes the blog Maximum Real Estate Exposure and his work has appeared in outlets including The National Association of Realtors, RIS Media, and Placester. He is also an online marketing and SEO expert.


Rich Barton

Rich Barton is Co-founder and CEO of Zillow Group, a massive online real estate platform. Prior to this, he was at Microsoft where he founded Expedia, then spun it off as an independent company. He was also Co-founder of Glassdoor and a venture partner at Benchmark. He is on the board of Netflix, Artsy, and Qurate.


Rob Hahn

Robert Hahn is Managing Partner at 7DS Associates, providing real estate consulting to institutional clients on operations, strategy, technology, and marketing. He helps them implement plans, drawing upon his diverse experience from both small startups and Fortune 500 enterprises. He writes the personal and industry blog Notorious R.O.B., with readers who are among “the best-informed people in real estate.”


Mark Willis

Mark Willis is Founder of Willis Leadership and Willis Family Foundation. Prior to this, he was CEO of Keller Williams Realty International, growing them from 700 agents to 140,000 and the world’s largest agency. He teaches real estate for Forbes and was named in the top 10 most powerful people in residential real estate. He wrote “The Call to Evolve.”


Grant Hilborn

Grant Hilborn is a realtor, a member of the Toronto Real Estate Board, and an agent for RE/MAX. With 36+ years of experience, he was been repeatedly named Canada’s #1 representative. He specializes in unusual, difficult-to-sell, and high price point properties. He shares news about the Toronto and international real estate markets on Twitter.


Mark Ferguson

Mark Ferguson is Founder of InvestFourMore, a top real estate blog with 100,000 monthly visitors, and owns Blue Steel Real Estate and Rutherford Incorporated. He has 26 rental properties and flipped 190+ homes, and has appeared in media including Zillow, The Washington Post, Time, MSN, and Yahoo. He wrote bestselling books including “Build a Rental Property Empire.”


Ryan DeMent

Ryan DeMent is Founder and Managing Partner of TruVest, a real estate development and investment company creating affordable housing in partnership with communities and homeowners and providing innovative financing options. With 20+ years of experience in real estate investment, finance, and operations, he also hosts a podcast and develops social media strategy for TruVest.


Amy Chorew

Amy Chorew is Vice President of Learning for Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate, where she is developing their online learning platform for Brokers and Sales Associates, including training in leadership, sales, technology, and brand product and tools. She is a realtor and an expert on social media and online marketing, as well as a sought-after trainer and speaker.


Graham Stephan

Graham Stephan is a real estate investor and realtor at The Oppenheim Group, a high-end property agency in Los Angeles. He is also a YouTube star who makes videos about investing, personal finance, real estate, and cars. He was featured in Forbes after earning $1.8 million from YouTube in 2020.


Joe Crump

Joe Crump is Owner of Crump Publishing and a real estate coach who has helped hundreds of people invest in real estate without a down payment or credit by using seller finance techniques. His blog hosts 500+ free training videos and he tweets about his insights. He is also an Emmy-nominated filmmaker through his company Dancing Spirit Productions.


Jeffrey C Hogue

Jeffrey C. Hogue is Owner of Jeffrey Hogue Realty Group, focusing on Pennsylvania real estate to the west of Philadelphia. Prior to this, he founded Weichert Realtors Neighborhood One and later sold it. He writes a real estate blog and appears in local media, and also photographs homes for websites including and Zillow.


Laura Monroe

Laura Monroe is Global Head of Community at Inman News, managing a network of real estate agents, technologists, executives, and investors. She also oversees the Inman Brand Ambassador Program. With 18+ years of experience, she helps brands build their reputation, community, and internal culture through brand advocacy, social media, and public relations know-how.


Mark Spain

Mark Spain is Chairman and CEO of Mark Spain Real Estate, the most reviewed US agency on Zillow. With 10 offices around the southeast, they were the Wall Street Journal’s #1 agency by closed transactions three years running (with $4 billion in lifetime sales), appeared in the Inc. 5000, and ranked #1 by REAL Trends. He contributes to Inman News.


Joe Fairless

Joe Fairless is Co-Founder at Ashcroft Capital, a turnkey real-estate investment agency that purchases apartments in emerging markets and holds $1,000,000,000 in real estate. He hosts the longest running daily podcast on real estate, the Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever, and co-wrote Best Ever Apartment Syndication Book. He is also a public speaker, startup mentor, and career consultant.


Seth Price

Seth Price is VP of Product at Placester, offering SEO-friendly websites and other tools for real estate agents. A branding expert, he co-wrote “The Road to Recognition, An A-to-Z Guide to Personal Branding” and hosts the podcasts The Craft of Marketing and the Marketing Genius. He writes for Inman News, Realtor Magazine, and others.


Ilyce Glink

Ilyce Glink is Founder of Think Glink Media, an online content firm, and Best Money Moves, a human resources technology platform helping companies support their employees’ financial health. A real estate and finance expert and author of books including “100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask,” she appears on CNN, ABC, NPR, and other outlets.


Paul Macapagal

Paul Macapagal is an Associate Broker at Brown Harris Stevens, focusing on high-end New York City properties and newly developed condos. He lists on behalf of owners and landlords and manages corporate relocations, serving clients including Hollywood celebrities, diplomats, and Fortune 500 executives. He also photographs many of his listings.


John Hamilton

John Hamilton is an Associate Broker at Windermere Real Estate, focusing on homes in the Salt Lake region and the western USA. He has 50+ years of experience and has sold 1,400+ properties. He writes Best Real Estate Blog and tweets about real estate trends, social media, and online marketing.


Seth Williams

Seth Williams is Founder of R.E. Tipster, a blog sharing usable, no-gimmick strategies for real estate investing, for both new and experienced investors. Also hosting the R.E. Tipster podcast, he shares the techniques he used to grow his real estate investing portfolio and interviews experts. He also offers online courses and manages a community of investors.


Aaron Peters

Aaron Peters is Principal Broker at AP Real Estate Solutions. Prior to this, he was a real estate agent at Keller Williams Realty. He hosts real estate programming on NWA Alive and the radio show Power Hour with Ronnie Brewer. He tweets about real estate, sports, and local community issues.


Paul Sian

Paul Sian is a real estate agent at United Real Estate, focusing on luxury properties in Ohio and Kentucky, leveraging skills in search engine optimization, social media, media production, and online marketing to sell homes. He is also Of Counsel at Attorney at Finney Law Firm, assisting with real estate, estate and gifts, and business formation.


Jarek Bucholc

Jarek Bucholc is Founder of the Canada Real Estate Investors Club and is part of the team at Street Smart REI, a community “by investors for investors, regardless of their level of expertise or success.” He writes for their blog and tweets about real estate education opportunities. Prior to this, he was Partner at Canadian Foreclosure Lists.


Max Maxwell

Max Maxwell is a real estate investor and developer, self-taught wholesaler, and a social media and experiential marketer. He is Founder of Maxwell Ventures, a real-estate company offering “win-win solutions” for single and multi-family homes. He is also Partner at Maxwell Harding Agency, a B2B agency offering marketing, education, and consulting services.


Don Dee

Don Dee is Founder of Parkhill Capital Ventures, a multipurpose real estate investment firm, and the associated nonprofit Parkhill Capital Foundation serving underprivileged children. She is a Sacramento real estate agent, the host of the Millionaire Mindset podcast, and offers educational resources and a subscription-based real estate investing mastery group.


Debbie Drummond

Debbie Drummond is a Realtor at Simply Vegas, focusing on luxury properties, with 17+ years of experience. Representing both buyers and sellers, she leads a real estate team and writes a blog and newsletter leveraging her extensive experience and insider’s view of Las Vegas. She tweets about real estate tips.


Andrea Geller

Andrea Geller is a residential real estate broker at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServicesChicago, representing buyers and sellers in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. She has been commended for sales in her 20+ year career. She speaks at events including Inman Connect and serves on the Mainstreet Association of Realtors Grievance and Vendor Advisory Committees.


Lani Rosales

Lani Rosales is Chief Operating Officer and News Director at The American Genius, a business and entrepreneurship news site, and is co-author of “Real: A Path to Passion, Purpose, and Profits in Real Estate.” She also co-founded the Austin tech mixer BASHH (Big Ass Social Happy Hour) and Austin Digital Jobs. She tweets on business and tech.


Sean Carpenter

Sean Carpenter has been in real estate for 22 years, at both Coldwell Banker and Ohio NRT Companies. He is also a speaker and consultant at his company Sean Speaks. The Swanepoel Report named him among the Top 20 social media influencers in real estate three times, and Inman News called him one of real estate’s 100 Most Influential Leaders.


Nobu Hata

Nobu Hata is CEO of the Denver Metro Association of Realtors. Prior to this, he was Director of Industry Outreach and Engagement Strategy at the National Association of Realtors. An expert in real estate sales and marketing, social media, and technology, he has been recognized as a top influencer by Inman News and the Swanepoel Report.


Xavier De Buck

Xavier De Buck is Co-founder and Director of, an innovative property technology platform using a “freemium” model to list properties, with 1+ million views per month (generating 65,000+ leads monthly), and listing 80% of South Africa’s properties. He is also a real estate agent with Keller Williams, often ranking in the Top 3% of their agents in South Africa.


Leigh Brown

Leigh Thomas Brown is a Broker and Owner at One Community Real Estate and one of Charlotte, NC’s top-selling realtors, as well as Vice President of Advocacy at the National Association of Realtors. She has been in the RPAC Hall of Fame twice. An international motivational speaker, she wrote bestsellers including “The 7 Deadly Sins of Sales.”


Mike Ferry

Mike Ferry is Founder of The Mike Ferry Organization, a real estate sales training system that, over the past 45 years, “has helped more real estate professionals become millionaires than any real estate coaching system.” They offer educational resources, events, and coaching for agents, managers, and mortgage industry professionals. He also hosts their podcast and free weekly video show.


Pat and Wayne Harriman

Pat and Wayne Harriman are the owners of Harriman Real Estate, serving Wallingford and central Connecticut and focusing on homes, luxury properties, condos, and new construction. Their services include support for purchases and sales, home value market analysis (CMA), and relocation assistance. They tweet about real estate and write a blog.


Kyle Hiscock

Kyle Hiscock is a realtor at RE/MAX Realty Group, serving Rochester and the surrounding area. He joined his father’s real estate agency in 2013 and achieved his e-PRO designation, indicating his proficiency with real estate technology, including and social media. He writes the Rochester Real Estate Blog, which has been named among the Best Real Estate Agent Blogs by RESAAS.


Anita Clark

Anita Clark is a Realtor at Coldwell Banker Access Realty. She offers support and services including military relocations, custom building, corporate relocations, down payment assistance, the Georgia Dream Program, foreclosures, assistance for first-time buyers, and USDA Rural Development Loans. She also writes a blog and lists numerous properties in the area.


Lynn Pineda

Lynn Pineda is a real estate agent at eXp Realty, with 15 years of real estate experience. She serves southeast Florida with her extensive local knowledge and uses online marketing tools such as SEO and social media marketing. She writes the blog Imagine Your Home and tweets about real estate.


Chris & Karen Highland

Chris and Karen Highland are a husband-and-wife team of Agent/Owners with eXp Realty in Frederick, MD. They offer “five-star concierge service” with exemplary communication, internet marketing, and professional photography services, using the latest real estate technology and an integrated team of property and finance professionals, while providing fiduciary representation. They tweet about real estate and write a blog.


Candace Taylor

Candace Taylor is a residential real estate reporter and editor at The Wall Street Journal. Prior to this, she was Senior Reporter and Deputy Managing Editor at The Real Deal Magazine. Her work has appeared in New York Magazine, The New York Sun, and other outlets. She tweets about real estate, news, and business.


Teresa Boardman

Teresa Boardman is a real estate broker and Owner of Boardman Realty, a small, client-centered real estate agency specializing in older urban homes and condos downtown. She is a Senior Real Estate Specialist qualified to work with aging clients. She has written a column for the Inman News for 12+ years and is an architectural and fine arts photographer.


Codie Fisher

Codie Fisher is a Commercial Loan Officer at Stout Commercial who specializes in multifamily properties, redevelopment projects, refinancing, and construction. He offers online training in rental properties, real estate investment, and financing. He tweets about real estate investing and runs a private Facebook community for investors.


John Wick

John Wick is Branch Manager at Madison Mortgage Guys, serving lenders in 47 states. He offers services and support for first-time buyers, refinancing, no-money-down loans, USDA loans, VA loans, FHA mortgage optimization, and many others, with “industry-leading” close time. He tweets about real estate and mortgages.


Stacey Devoe

Stacey Devoe is a real estate agent with RE/MAX in Nova Scotia. A Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE) with an Advanced Diploma in Public Relations, she uses online tools like social media and her training in publishing, photography, and writing to market her clients’ homes. She has been working in this industry since 2006, and she tweets about real estate.


Andrew Fortune

Andrew Fortune is Founder of Great Colorado Homes, as well as a broker and realtor. With a keen interest in both real estate and technology, he writes for Inman News, US News & World Report, and Forbes, and tweets about nationwide real estate news and issues. He has been in real estate since 2008.


Joe Samson

Joe Samson is an associate broker and realtor at Real Estate Professionals in Calgary, Alberta. He has 15 years of experience in real estate, serving clients who are buying a house, seeking financial independence, or investing in revenue-producing properties. He is committed to ongoing professional development and active in the North American real estate community and trade shows.


Wendy Chamberlain

Wendy Chamberlain is a real estate agent at Chamberlain Property Advocates, with 25+ years of experience, as well as Founder, Online Engagement Strategist, and Copywriter at Social Property Selling, a copywriting and online marketing consultancy for real estate agents. She also founded Affluencia, the largest website for female property investors in Australia.


Sharon Paxson

Sharon Paxson is a realtor at Compass in Newport Beach, California, and has worked in real estate for 15+ years. A native of Southern California, she helps her clients feel at home in their communities. She uses social media and online marketing to build real estate websites that are search engine optimized to attract views and interest.


Shannon Holmes

Shannon Holmes is a realtor at RealtySouth and an expert on Birmingham’s luxury market. She has appeared in Bloomberg Business Week,, Elle Decor, and other outlets, and she has received industry awards and recognition as a social media influencer, being named among the Top 50 Agents on Twitter and among Nine Realtors Who Get Twitter Right Today.


Kris Lindahl

Kris Lindahl is Founder and CEO of Kris Lindahl Real Estate, the top independent agency in Minnesota. In the Business Journal 40 Under 40, he hosts the podcasts the Kris Lindahl Show and Behind the Billboard, founded the Behind the Billboard real estate speaking series, and wrote the bestseller “Sold!”. He is passionate about innovation, entrepreneurship, leadership, and philanthropy.


Matt Theriault

Matt Theriault is Real Estate Investor and Mentor at Epic Real Estate, leading a high-performing investors’ community and teaching the investment systems he developed, and Co-founder and President at the investment service Cash Flow Savvy. He is also CEO and Success Coach at The Do Over Guy. He hosts the popular podcasts Epic Real Estate Investing and Do Over.


Jay Burnham

Jay Burnham is a premier associate and certified commercial broker at Coldwell Banker. He has sold 500+ homes worth $350+ million in his 38-year career and been named Realtor of the Year (ROTY) by the North Shore Association of Realtors. He uses social media and online marketing to serve his clients and provides drone photography and videography.


Matthew Niksa

Matthew Niksa is a real estate reporter for the Silicon Valley Business Journal, chronicling investment and development. Prior to this, he wrote about tech and startups for the Star Tribune in Minneapolis. He tweets about real estate news, updates, and answers to readers’ questions.


James Lomax

James Lomax is Director of Asset Management and Leasing at Corporate Office Properties Trust, overseeing revenue generation at Redstone Gateway, a 468-acre office park. A real estate investor, developer, and manager of real estate investment trusts (REITs), he offers online courses on personal finance and investing, and he tweets about finance, business, real estate, and personal growth.


Kasondra McConnell

Kasondra McConnell is a real estate agent at Keller Williams. In only two years, she has sold $7 million in properties and was ranked #12 out of 1200+ agents. She is active on Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube with resources to help people understand the Atlanta real estate market, credit, financing, buying their first home, and other aspects of real estate.


Bret Calltharp

Bret Calltharp is Director of Business Development at MoxiWorks, a platform helping large real estate brokerages increase their referrals and retention while lowering costs, which serves brokerages completing 13%+ of US real estate transactions. He is also an Inman News contributor and ambassador. Prior to this, he worked in real estate for Zillow, Better Homes & Gardens, and RE/MAX.


Ron Graf

Ron Graf is Sales Manager and Senior Loan Officer at Movement Mortgage, home of the “7 day process” that underwrites a loan within six hours from application and processes it within seven days. He writes for their blog and tweets about real estate and financing. He is also President of the Weschester Condo Association.


Sherry Dabir

Sherry Dabir is a broker at Royal LePage Your Community Realty. With 20+ years of experience, she is also a real estate investment advisor and among the top 1% of real estate agents in Canada. As a Platinum/VIP broker, she specializes in investment properties and pre-construction homes and condos. She blogs and tweets about real estate.


Andrew Cao

Andrew Cao is a lawyer at Kolthammer Batchelor Laidlaw, focusing on real estate law and wills and estates. He has been among Edmonton, Alberta’s top three real estate lawyers for four years in a row, and appeared in media including Edmonton Sun. He tweets about real estate, law, and his personal interests.


Anthemos Georgiades

Anthemos Georgiades is CEO of Zumper, an online platform that aims to “make renting an apartment as easy as booking a hotel,” and also includes the property listing site PadMapper. He has raised $140 million in venture capital for Zumper and oversaw the company’s growth to 200 employees. Prior to this, he was at The Boston Consulting Group.


Laurin Jeffrey

Laurin Jeffrey is a real estate agent at Century 21 Regal Realty, focusing on converted lofts. Prior to this, he was at Blue Elephant Realtor. A former photography studio and gallery owner, he is passionate about photography and Toronto’s architecture and future development. He tweets about real estate and Toronto listings.


Bo Kauffmann

Bo Kauffmann is a Home and Condo Buyers Agent at RE/MAX, and in the RE/MAX Hall of Fame. With 10 years of experience in real estate, he enjoys shepherding first-time homebuyers through the process and presenting to community group on real estate and investment. He blogs and tweets about real estate and hosts the podcast “Bo Knows” Real Estate.


Paul Zammit

Paul Zammit is a broker at Paul Zammit Real Estate, with 30+ years of experience. He focuses on luxury properties and tweets about Toronto real estate and advice for buyers. He has been among RE/MAX’s top 50 Canadian agents and received numerous awards from them, including the International Lifetime Achievement and Hall of Fame Awards.


David Reimers

David Reimers is a Real Estate Advisor at Royal LePage, with nearly 20 years of experience. He relies on “The Focused Approach,” emphasizing marketing, customer service, and results. Among his many professional qualifications, he is a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) and Master Certified Negotiation Expert (MCNE), and he has received numerous awards, including Lifetime Awards of Excellence.


Stewart Bunn

Stewart Bunn is National Communications Manager at First National Real Estate, overseeing digital and social media marketing, crisis communication, strategy, reputation management, public relations, and external industry communications. Prior to this, he was in real estate at Di Jones Real Estate and McGrath Estate Agents, where he sold $500 million of property in Sydney.


Andrea Brambila

Andrea V. Brambila is Deputy Editor at Inman News, one of the real estate industry’s premier media outlets, where she has spent 11 years. She has been recognized by the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) with awards including the Gold Award for Best Investigative Report. She specializes in industry insider information, associations, listing services, and legal issues.


Debbie Gartner

Debbie Gartner is The Flooring Girl, and she writes this influential flooring blog applying her 12+ years of industry experience. Aiming to help people make the best choices for their homes and properties, she has appeared on The Property Brothers and Sell This House, as well as in media outlets including The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, and The Washington Post.


Hanno van der Bijl

Hanno van der Bijl is a reporter on real estate and economic development for Birmingham Business Journal. His work has appeared in outlets including Business Alabama, Birmingham Watch, Elevator World, and the Theology of Work Project. He tweets about local news and real estate.


Carla Carlson

Carla Carlson-Wallace is a Licensed Realtor with JLA Realty and a consultant on multi-family properties and contracts. Her services include property assessment, property takeover, due diligence, property takeovers, hiring and training property staff, monthly reporting, and creating marketing plans. She is active on Twitter, where she shares her insights on real estate and multi-family properties.


Christopher Arienti

Christopher Arienti is a broker and Owner at RE/MAX Executive Realty and leads The Arienti Group Real Estate Team, specializing in hard-to-sell homes and first-time homebuyers. He has a decade of experience in real estate and tweets about news, trends, and tips in this industry.


Christy Soukhamneut

Christy Soukhamneut is Chief of Staff and Director of Mortgage Strategic Initiatives at Flagstar Bank. She helps loan officers reach their goals and support their customers through management, strategic planning, training, team building, and empowering individuals. She has 20+ years of experience in this industry, working at organizations including Bank of America.


Conor MacEvilly

Conor MacEvilly is a residential realtor at Keller Williams Greater Seattle. He has worked in real estate for 12+ years following a career in pharmaceutical biochemistry. He loves Seattle, the outdoors, photography, and the local microbrew scene, and he blogs about real estate and tweets about local news and real estate.


Maria Mastrolonardo

Maria Mastrolonardo is a real estate broker, realtor, and staging consultant at RE/MAX of Naperville, specializing in residential sales. Prior to this, she was at Century 21 and Coldwell Banker while growing her 20+ year career. She tweets about real estate, interior design, and issues related to real estate and moving for seniors.


Kim Colaprete

Kim V. Colaprete is Managing Member, Owner, and Co-founder (with her wife, Chavi M. Hohm) of Team Diva Partners. The “Original Diva” of Seattle real estate with 20+ years of experience, she believes that homeownership creates strong communities and helps her clients find their ideal neighborhood. She has been repeatedly recognized by Coldwell Banker and often speaks at their events.


John Nuzzolese

John Nuzzolese is President at Quick Check Credit Reports, the agency providing credit and background checks and other tenant screening services for The Landlord Protection Agency. A landlord and broker since 1976, he founded The Landlord Protection Agency in 1999 to help landlords prevent problems with their tenants and protect their interests. He tweets resources and advice for landlords.


Russel Westcott

Russel Westcott is a real estate entrepreneur and coach with 18+ years of experience who built a $1 million portfolio in one year. A public speaker, he helps his clients start and scale their investments. He wrote the bestsellers “97 Tips for Canadian Real Estate Investors” and “Joint Ventures: The Canadian Investors Guide to Raising Money and Getting Deals Done.”


Rachel Clark

Rachel Clark is an associate broker at KNAG Real Estate, working alongside her mother. Prior to this, she was at RE/MAX. A former brewer and pastry chef, she prides herself on helping her clients understand real estate using plain, understandable language and terms. She tweets about real estate, personal finance, and local news.


Jeff Rubenstein

Jeff Rubenstein is Realtor Team Lead at eXp Realty and among the top realtors in Colorado. Prior to this, he was at Keller Williams and was Luxury Box Suites Manager for the Los Angeles Staples Center, where he learned exemplary customer service skills. He also provides online classes and mentorship for real estate agents.


Brad Cox

Brad Cox is Realtor, e-PRO, and Principal at Long & Foster Companies, and Co-founder of The Vesta Group of Long & Foster, specializing in mansions and luxury homes in and around DC. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors and their Legislative and Forms Committees.


Jacob Krause

Jacob Krause is a real estate agent at Oakwyn Realty. He uses his educational background in business and computer science to serve his clients using online marketing and new technology. Prior to this, he was in real estate at RE/MAX and Sotheby's International Realty. He shares real estate content, including walkthroughs and informational videos, on Twitter.


David Bateman

David Bateman is CEO at Entrata (previously Property Solutions), software solutions for 25,000+ multi-family properties with 3+ million units. They offer services including website development, payments, and leasing. Prior to this, he founded the software development company Xento Systems, which supports Entrata and is among India’s largest PHP developers.


Debbi DiMaggio

Debbi DiMaggio is Partner and Managing Director at Highland Partnership, a luxury California real estate firm. In the top 1% of American realtors, she has a star-studded client list and received awards including Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate and Forbes 5 Star Realtor. Author of three books, she writes for Inman News, The Examiner, and others.


Tyler Dalton

Tyler Dalton is a real estate investor at Reliable Home Buyers focusing on distressed homebuyers, fix and flip homes, and buy-and-hold investment properties. He is also a pharmacist and functional medicine practitioner. He shares real estate content on his YouTube channel, and he tweets about investment, financial independence (FIRE), and credit card hacking.


Chris Little

Chris Little is a broker and realtor. As Owner at Little Real Estate Services, he uses his insider knowledge of Sacramento to help his clients get the best price. He is deeply involved with his community, including serving as President of the East Sacramento Chamber of Commerce. He is also a certified e-PRO and Senior Real Estate Specialist.


Kevin Vitali

Kevin Vitali is Associate Real Estate Broker at EXIT Group One Real Estate, specializing in short sales and helping hundreds of agents market homes. He is also a landscape and fine art photographer. He tweets about real estate and writes a blog about real estate in the Merrimack Valley.


Bryan Waters

Bryan Waters is Team Manager and Principal Broker at Redfin, which aims to “reinvent real estate in the consumer’s favor.” They helped buy and sell 235,000+ homes worth $115+ billion, saving clients $800+ million through the USA’s top brokerage website and services including mortgage, titles, estimates, and iBuying. He tweets about real estate and social issues such as affordable housing.


Tim Garrity

Tim Garrity is Co-founder, Chief Operating Officer, and Broker of Record at Copper Hill Real Estate, an innovative independent agency in Philadelphia. Prior to this, he honed his skills in small, boutique agencies in the area, developing a deep professional network. He provides exemplary customer service in areas of real estate, mortgages, and residential new construction.


George Tallabas

George Tallabas is an associate broker at RE/MAX Executives in Idaho and has bought or sold 1,800+ properties in his 40-year career. He uses search engine optimization and internet marketing to serve his clients. Bi-lingual in English and Spanish, he uses bi-lingual lenders and title services to reach the largest market and help more people comfortably buy a home.


Lisa Logan

Lisa Logan is a freelance writer focusing on real estate and personal finance. She has written hundreds of real estate articles for clients including agencies, investors, tenant screeners, and property management companies, and her skills include search engine optimization, pay-per-click ads, landing pages, press releases, and newsletters. She is also a Content Writer at ViviScape Software.


Joseph Biafore

Joseph Biafore is Director of Business Development at Search Realty Corp. Brokerage, where his duties also include real estate brokerage, recruitment, training, and staff management. He has been a member of The Toronto Real Estate Board for 30+ years. Prior to this, he was at RE/MAX. He tweets about real estate and business development.


Dave Perry-Miller

Dave Perry-Miller is Founder of Dave Perry-Miller & Associates, Dallas’s premier agency focused on high-end, architecturally compelling properties in the city’s best neighborhoods. With 30+ years of experience, he sells homes that showcase each neighborhood’s character through their quality, design, and location. The Wall Street Journal named him America’s #27 agent by sales.