Chicago Firm Wins the Accolade for Second Consecutive Year

MADISON, N.J., July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — ERA Real Estate, a leading global real estate franchisor, announced that for the second consecutive year, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate in Chicago, Illinois, is the single company with the most agents on the prestigious National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals’ (NAHREP) Top 250 list of Latino Agents, with 10 people named for 2015. Led by broker/owner Joe Castillo, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate’s ranking as the No. 1 office on the list underscores its integral role in advancing homeownership rates in Chicago’s Latino community.

The NAHREP Top 250 Latino Agents list documents the top 250 Latino real estate professionals nationwide, accounting for nearly $4 billion in total transaction volume from agents in 26 states across the country.

“I am proud to recognize the hard-earned efforts of Joe Castillo and ERA Mi Casa,” said Charlie Young, president and CEO of ERA Real Estate. “Joe’s business acumen, his commitment to community and growth plans for his company combine to position ERA Mi Casa for continued success.”

Together with ERA Mi Casa, ERA Real Estate is committed to fostering diversity and driving homeownership for all clients. Both believe firmly in the NAHREP mission to support the American Dream of homeownership for Hispanics nationwide.

“Diversity is critical to a company’s success because diverse thinking and collaboration breed greater ideas, innovation and value to the people we serve,” continued Young. “Having a diverse network of brokers and agents enables our company to better meet the needs of our customers and enrich the lives of one another.”

The 10 ERA Mi Casa Real Estate agents recognized on the list are:

Salvador Gonzalez, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Joe Castillo, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Maria Castillo, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Natalia Martinez, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Uriel Ayala, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Erika Villegas, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Jenny Lima, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Angel Martinez, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Miguel Bermudez, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate
Ubaldo Garcia, ERA Mi Casa Real Estate

The full NAHREP Top 250 Latino Agent Report can be viewed here.

About ERA Real Estate ERA Real Estate is an innovative franchising leader in the residential real estate industry with more than 40 years of experience in developing consumer-oriented products and services. The ERA network includes approximately 33,000 brokers and sales associates and approximately 2,300 offices throughout the United States and 34 countries and territories. Each office is independently owned and operated. ERA Real Estate is a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services. ERA Real Estate information is available at:

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