Top 36 Real Estate Agents in Los Angeles

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Overview

The Los Angeles real estate market has always been competitive. Almost 52K homes were sold over the last 3 years with an average time on the market of just 37 days. In the past 12 months, the median home price was up 8.8% to $940,000, with an average price change of 3.8% over the past 5 years. The rate is expected to increase in the short term. In L.A., location is key, and knowing the perfect neighborhood that fits your needs is definitely a must! Is it a good time to buy or sell in the city? These top Realtors have all the answers.

 

 

Justin Paul Huchel

36. Justin Paul Huchel, Hilton & Hyland

Truthful service is at the core of Justin Paul Huchel’s character. He has no secret agendas and is straightforward. As a result of Justin’s dedication to excellence and integrity, he has acquired devoted clients for life and continual word-of-mouth recommendations. He is organized, meticulous, skilled at inventory management and knowledgeable about development. He collaborates with the best service providers in the business and contributes knowledge and marketable skills. Since Justin has experience working with a variety of clients with various needs, he will undoubtedly be able to match the ideal home with the ideal homeowner, assisting both buyers and sellers in getting the best deals.

Juliette Hohnen

35. Juliette Hohnen, Douglas Elliman

Juliette Hohnen values every business deal. She is committed to helping her clients realize their real estate objectives and gives them her undivided attention. She has mastered the region and the industry in Southern California, which has been her domain. Juliette is the agent you need if you’re interested in opulent homes and properties. Her previous customers praise her for providing service that is nothing short of opulent. Her attention to her customers elevates the opulence of the residence. You can depend on Juliette to deliver as one of the Top 250 Realtors in the nation.

James Harris and David Parnes

34. James Harris and David Parnes, The Agency’s Bond Street Partners.

David Parnes and James Harris have been business partners for a very long time. Both of them are from England originally, but they have long been active in the Los Angeles real estate market. They approach transactions with a “no-nonsense” attitude, being straightforward and taking the necessary actions. In Los Angeles, managing high-end estates and luxury homes can be quite difficult, but the pair’s experience, abilities, and connections advance your deals significantly. They both used to be a part of Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles, but have now chosen to concentrate on their rapidly rising careers, giving them both a significant influence.

Neyshia Go

33. Neyshia Go, The Go Group at Sotheby’s International Realty

Neyshia Go began working in real estate not long after completing her undergraduate studies. She has continued to be one of the top producers ever since, making significant contributions to her former companies. Neyshia has only been with Sotheby’s International Realty for less than 3 years, but she has already closed $307 million and is now ranked among the Wall Street Journal’s Top 1% of agents nationwide. This is consistent with her track record. Her accomplishments, accolades, and awards did not just appear out of nowhere. Neyshia put endless effort into improving herself so that her clients would benefit.

Carl Gambino

32. Carl Gambino, Compass

Carl Gambino is a popular choice among many notable names, celebrities, professional athletes, and corporate executives. He consistently breaks his own records and maintains his position as one of the top realtors in the city, making him one of the top players in the Los Angeles real estate market. For striking deals with elites and showcasing his work and talent, Carl is a popular feature in many magazines. Things can be easily overlooked when working with such high-end properties and busy markets, but Carl has vowed to only treat his clients with honesty and integrity. You can trust him to look out for your best interests under his care.

Tomer Fridman

31. Tomer Fridman, Compass

The Wall Street Journal recognized and ranked Tomer Fridman as one of the nation’s top real estate brokers. He is the industry leader not just in California but also across the United States. He held four of the top 30 sales in the nation three years, which also earned him a spot in the Top 30. Tomer’s sales have surpassed $5 billion, and in just one year, he was able to close $500 million worth of deals. You can be confident that in his care, your dream home is within reach and that it is in good hands as it is being transported to the most deserving new owners.

Drew Fenton

30. Drew Fenton, Hilton & Hyland

When it comes to Bel Air, Holmby Hills, and Beverly Hills real estate in Los Angeles, Drew Fenton is the name to dial. He has access to some of the city’s most stunning, sought-after, and luxurious homes and estates. The first step to a successful transaction is having someone as talented as Drew because it’s not easy to enter a competitive market like Los Angeles. In fact, he closed a deal worth $150 million, setting the record for a residential sale in 2019. The experience of working with him is what defines luxury, in addition to the homes he sells.

Chris Cortazzo

29. Chris Cortazzo, Compass

Chris Cortazzo automatically corresponds with Malibu. He has lived there his entire life and is an expert in the neighborhood and local market. He is the top agent and producer among all Southern Californian agents, making a significant contribution to the local real estate market. Chris has generated sales of more than $8 billion, including more than $1 billion in 2021 alone. He is a neighbor who genuinely cares about the neighborhood in addition to being a local business owner. Chris supports a number of organizations that support the community’s most vulnerable members, including the Malibu Boys & Girls Club, UNICEF, the Elton John Aids Foundation, and many others.

Ikem Chukumerije

28. Ikem Chukumerije, The Ikem Company

Ikem Chukumerije is the CEO of Sports Relocation, a prestigious relocation service for those in the entertainment and professional sports industries. He is one of the most reputable top agents in the market and has a great reputation among his former clients. Ikem operates in numerous markets, holds licenses in eight states, and has extensive knowledge of transactions and all potential outcomes. His talent was not overlooked, as he has won numerous accolades, was listed in The Hollywood Reporter’s Top 30 Real Estate Agents, and was selected for the 2020 Showbiz Real Estate Elite.

Fred Bernstein

27. Fred Bernstein, Westside Estate Agency

Fred Bernstein is a prominent real estate broker in Los Angeles. He is trustworthy because of his broad market knowledge and formal education. Fred has a law degree from NYU and an architecture degree from Princeton, giving him in-depth knowledge of both housing and real estate law. Numerous prestigious magazines, including the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and many others, have published his writing. In his more than 400 articles for the New York Times, Fred discusses architecture and the outdoors. He is an expert in real estate, and that is an understatement.

Rochelle Maize

26. Rochelle Maize, Nourmand & Associates

Rochelle Maize is the Executive Director of the Luxury Estates Division at Nourmand & Associates, one of the premier real estate firms in Beverly Hills. With over 15 years of experience and a career sales total north of $2 billion, Rochelle is among the most illustrious brokers in Los Angeles County. Her client roster features A-list actors, top entertainment producers and wealthy foreign investors. The media has taken notice, with Rochelle being named a Top Broker by The Wall Street Journal’s RealTrends, a Real Estate Elite by Variety, and a Top 25 Real Estate Agent by The Hollywood Reporter.

Blair Chang

25. Blair Chang, The Agency

In 2011, Blair Chang co-founded The Agency, a boutique brokerage that specializes in luxury properties and architecturally-unique homes. His company has since flourished, regularly adding new offices around the world. After studying fashion and advertising at Pepperdine University, Blair quickly found his calling and was named Rookie of the Year during his first stint in real estate. He hasn’t slowed down one bit, with Blair selling a single property worth $65 million in just the past 12 months. A well-known figure whose firm also focuses on branding and marketing services, Blair is frequently sought out by other business owners for advice and counsel.

Eric Lavey

24. Eric Lavey, Sotheby's International Realty

With an impeccable reputation among both his clients and peers, Eric Lavey is a respected broker and Senior Global Real Estate Advisor at Sotheby’s International Realty in Beverly Hills. Eric always tries to place himself in his clients’ shoes in order to help reduce stress and increase the chances of a positive result. In just the last year alone, he successfully sold 22 units, including one property that was valued at a whopping $40 million. Eric has been honored with numerous accolades, such as being ranked a Top 40 Agent in California, a Top 100 Agent in the U.S., and the #1 Broker in Los Angeles.

Ron Wynn

23. Ron Wynn, Compass

Ron Wynn is one of the most celebrated real estate professionals in the United States, with a lifetime sales total of over $1 billion. In just the past year alone, he had a high price of nearly $10 million for a single property. Coming from a family of Realtors, Ron got his license at age 18, and hasn’t slowed down since. A perennial award-winner, he was named a Top 400 agent by The Wall Street Journal in 2017, and later moved up to their Top 100 rankings. Ron earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from UCLA.

Stephanie Vitacco

22. Stephanie Vitacco, Keller Williams Realty

Based in Encino, Stephanie Vitacco is one of the most successful real estate agents in the Greater San Fernando Valley. The stats don’t lie, with Stephanie boasting lifetime sales of an astonishing 6,000 units, 127 of which were closed in the last year alone. The Wall Street Journal has recognized her as one of the Top 100 agents nationwide, and she was consistently ranked in the Top 1% out of over 100,000 brokers in the country while at Keller Williams. Stephanie is passionate about providing her clients with the best possible service and constantly strives to improve her skills and knowledge.

James Heckenberg

21. James Heckenberg, Rodeo Realty, Inc.

James Heckenberg is the team leader of the Heckenberg Group at Rodeo Realty in Beverly Hills. He achieved remarkable success in the industry in a short time, having sold his company’s highest-priced property ever at $7.2 million in 2015. Working with first-time home buyers, current homeowners and investors, James prides himself on maintaining long-term relationships with his clients. He is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Cruz where he received his degree in legal studies and theatre arts. Always caring about the community, James is a board member for multiple non-profit organizations.

Jordana Leigh

20. Jordana Leigh, Rodeo Realty, Inc.

Joining Rodeo Realty in 2014, Jordana Leigh worked her way up to become President of the Estates Division, where she represents luxury real estate in Los Angeles. Just a few years after graduating from USC as a business major, she had near immediate success as a Realtor, distinguishing herself as one of the most sought-after agents in L.A. She has since become among the top 1% of Westside brokers, and closed a single deal last year worth an astounding $19 million. Born and raised in Southern California, Jordana will go above and beyond to help you find your dream home.

Adi Livyatan

19. Adi Livyatan, Rodeo Realty, Inc.

Adi Livyatan is one of the most successful real estate entrepreneurs in history, and the #1 agent at Rodeo Realty’s Sherman Oaks office. Specializing in luxury homes throughout the San Fernando Valley, Adi has an incredible career sales total of over $2 billion. Just last year, she helped sell a single property worth $14 million. Regularly ranking in the top 1% of all agents nationwide, Adi has also been recognized as part of the Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate network. In addition, she is a multi-time winner of the President’s Circle Elite Award, while earning the 2017 Chairman’s Award for closing deals in excess of $100 million.

Jason Oppenheim

18. Jason Oppenheim, The Oppenheim Group

Jason Oppenheim is the founder of the Oppenheim Group real estate brokerage and star of the hit Netflix series “Selling Sunset.” Representing buyers and sellers in the luxury market, he has a lifetime sales volume of $1 billion. It’s no wonder he is an awards leader in the industry, having been named a Top Real Estate Agent in Los Angeles by both The Hollywood Reporter and Variety. In addition, Jason was honored as the Best Real Estate Agent in the United States for 2020-2021 by the International Property Awards. He earned a bachelor’s in economics and a law degree from UC Berkeley.

David Offer

17. David Offer, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Properties

A 30-year veteran of the real estate industry, David Offer has sold more than 800 units in his storied career, with a total sales volume of over $2 billion. Considered one of the best in his field, David was recognized as the top producing agent in both California and the entire United States in 2017. For 8 years straight, he was named the #1 producer in the U.S. out of approximately 50,000 Berkshire Hathaway Agents. The accolades never stopped, with The Wall Street Journal ranking him as the #30 producing agent in the U.S. in 2021 out of nearly 1,400,000 brokers.

Joshua Flagg

16. Joshua Flagg, Douglas Elliman - Beverly Hills

With 15+ years of experience at Douglas Elliman, Joshua Flagg is one of the most respected and successful agents in Beverly Hills. From billionaire families such as the Gettys and the DeBartolos, to top celebrities and producers like Adam Levine and Shonda Rhimes, Joshua has closed deals for some of the biggest luminaries in town. In 2016, he was named the top volume agent in Los Angeles and the #2 broker in sales in California by the Board of Governors of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Renowned for his customer-focused approach, Joshua has an exceptional track record, boasting a lifetimes sales total of more than $2 billion.

Jordan Cohen

15. Jordan Cohen, RE/MAX One

As one of the most coveted real estate agents in Southern California, Jordan Cohen has helped numerous celebrities buy and sell properties, such as former L.A. Rams quarterback Jared Goff. Jordan has been honored with multiple industry distinctions, including being named the #1 RE/MAX Agent in the World each year from 2017 through 2020. Another career highlight was Jordan closing the $35 million sale of billionaire Thomas Tull’s compound in Thousand Oaks – a Ventura County record. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Jordan studied at Cal State Northridge, where he earned his degree in communications, with an emphasis in sales and marketing.

Mauricio Umansky

14. Mauricio Umansky, The Umansky Team

Prior to founding The Agency in 2011, Mauricio Umansky was a top-producing realtor in the nation. When he was working for his brother-in-law Rick Hilton’s company, Hilton & Hyland, The Wall Street Journal once named him the third-best agent in the United States and the top agent in California. Umansky has always aimed to revolutionize the real estate experience via culture, cooperation, and innovation since the company’s founding in Los Angeles in 2011. The second pillar of the business was to use marketing to reshape the sector. Umansky attributes his early success as a business owner and leader to his readiness to take risks. The Agency has generated $41 billion in total sales under the direction of Umansky and Billy Rose, who was also a co-founder. More than 800 agents work for them, and they have over 50 offices in five countries.

Santiago Arana

13. Santiago Arana, The Agency

Santiago Arana is a power broker in Los Angeles County and a principal/managing partner at The Agency. During his more than 20 years in the business, his lifetime sales volume has totaled over $4 billion, with $2.5 billion of that coming in just the past 4 years. These numbers include closing deals for numerous major celebrities, including LeBron James and Lady Gaga. Among his many accomplishments, Santiago was ranked #6 on RealTrends’ list of the top real estate agents in the country, and was named among the top 250 real estate brokers in the nation by The Wall Street Journal.

Rex McKown and Marcy Weinstein

12. Rex McKown and Marcy Weinstein, McKown | Weinstein | Associates

In coastal Orange County, notably in Newport Coast, where he and his business partner (and sister) Marcy Weinstein have dominated the market for almost two decades, Rex McKown’s name is synonymous with ultra-luxury real estate. Their business, M | W | A (McKown Weinstein Associates), is a dominant force in the industry, routinely setting records for sales of bespoke homes in the Pelicans, Crystal Cove, and surrounding areas. Rex and Marcy teamed up in 2000. Rex brought to the business more than 14 years of sales experience, as well as a reputation for negotiating the most complicated transactions with his strong talents in contract preparation and negotiation.

Dave and Jennifer Caskey

11. Dave and Jennifer Caskey, Caskey & Caskey and Associates

Dave Caskey is a respected real estate agent in the Los Angeles area. He and his team have achieved great success, ranking in the top 13 agents in all of Los Angeles County. With over $346 million in sales last year and over $1 billion for all time, Dave and Jennifer Caskey continue to set the standard for success in the industry. They are dedicated professionals who always put their clients first.

Dennis Chernov

10. Dennis Chernov, Chernov Team

In the early 2000s, Dennis Chernov started his career in real estate by running his own property lending company. Through this experience, he gained a solid understanding of the procedures involved in buying and selling properties as well as the ability to rapidly weed out potential buyers. He made a full-time commitment to Keller Williams Studio City in 2009. With almost two decades of experience under his belt, Dennis has regularly ranked as one of the best real estate producers in the county of Los Angeles year after year. His fundamental principles are straightforward: set an example for the team, communicate with clients in a timely, consistent, and transparent manner, adhere to all contract dates and deadlines, and prioritize building connections with the best employees and suppliers in the area.

Stephanie Younger

9. Stephanie Younger, Stephanie Younger Group

Stephanie Younger, a Loyola Marymount University alumna and longtime resident of Westchester, is dedicated to serving the people and communities she knows and loves. One of the area’s best real estate agents, Stephanie rose to prominence as a leading media source for all things Westside. She has been discussed extensively in publications like The LA Times, The Argonaut, Curbed LA, and others. She has a history in sales, event organizing, hospitality, and the arts, which has helped her develop great negotiating abilities, a keen sense of style, and a steadfast dedication to client pleasure. Stephanie has closed over 520 successful transactions in the last 24 months and continues to emerge as a leader in Los Angeles real estate advisory services.

Ginger Glass

8. Ginger Glass, Compass

One of Los Angeles County’s most esteemed Realtors, Ginger Glass has broken sales records for Compass. Her results speak for themselves, with Ginger closing deals on over 550 properties that have a combined value of more than $1.5 billion. A licensed attorney for over 20 years, her legal background has helped her become a master negotiator. In fact, Ginger handles every single detail of each sale on her own. Previously with Coldwell Banker, she earned the distinction of being named their #3 Agent in all of North America. Ginger is an alumnus of the University of Southern California.

Sally Forster Jones

7. Sally Forster Jones, Sally Forster Jones Group

Sally is currently ranked the #2 team in Southern California and the #9 team nationally by WSJ Real Trends for teams by total sales volume. In 2014 Sally closed approximately $335,000,000 in total sales volume. She made Beverly Hills real estate history with the sale of 1181 Hillcrest to her client Markus Persson, Swedish billionaire and creator of Minecraft, for $70 million – the most expensive sale ever in Beverly Hills. Sally has closed approximately $2.5 billion in sales in the past decade.

Jade Mills

6. Jade Mills, Coldwell Banker Realty

Jade Mills is a legend in the Los Angeles real estate market. Working with Coldwell Banker since 1975, her career sales total is a jaw-dropping $7 billion. She has become the #1 Agent Worldwide for Coldwell Banker and the #5 Agent Worldwide throughout all brokerages. A luxury expert, Jade has facilitated the sales of some of the most historic properties in L.A., including the Spelling Manor and the Playboy Mansion. Her dedication to her profession is evident not just from her numerous awards, but from the reviews of her innumerable satisfied clients. Always looking to help others, Jade serves on the Board of Governors at Cedars-Sinai.

Tomer and Isidora Fridman

5. Tomer and Isidora Fridman, Fridman Group

Tomer and Isidora Fridman are leading agents in the LA & Beverly Hills luxury real estate industry with over 1 billion in active listings and have closed over $600 million in 2021 alone. Tomer and Isidora Fridman rank in the top percentage of real estate agents nationwide. Specializing in residential luxury properties and developments in Los Angeles, Israel, and Europe, Tomer and Isidora are consummate professionals who consistently add to their already in-depth knowledge of the real estate market in the communities they serve.

Tami Pardee

4. Tami Pardee, Halton Pardee & Partners

Halton Pardee & Partners has sold over 5 billion worth of residential and commercial real estate across California. Ranked as one of the top 10 real estate agents in California since 2008, Tami has represented A-list celebrities and tech industry pioneers, as well as advised some of the world’s most renowned architects in their developments, including Frank Gehry and Marmol Radziner. Tami’s personal recognitions include The Hollywood Reporter’s list of Top Real Estate Agents (2015-2018), Los Angeles Business Journal’s “500 Most Influential People” three years in a row, and nominee for Philanthropist of the Year, Variety’s Showbiz Real Estate Elite, REAL Trends 2019 Game Changers and Good Housekeeping magazine’s Awesome Women Award. Pardee is ranked by Real Trends/The Wall Street Journal as the #1 sales team in Los Angeles, #1 in California and #3 in the nation. The Los Angeles Business Journal also ranked the company as the 50th largest Woman-Owned Business and the 76th Fastest-Growing Company in Los Angeles.

Josh and Matthew Altman

3. Josh and Matthew Altman, The Altman Brothers Team

Josh and Matthew are responsible for selling over 5 billion dollars worth of real estate access to over 1 billion dollars worth of listings in the Los Angeles area alone. Numerous publications such as the Wall Street Journal & LA Times have named the Altman Brothers as one of the top real estate teams worldwide. Their hit show on Bravo, Million Dollar Listing LA, attracts 2 million viewers per episode and airs in 70 countries worldwide. It is currently filming its 14th season. Their record-breaking sales are the $44M property at 1047 N BUNDY.

Aaron Kirman

2. Aaron Kirman, Aaron Kirman Group

Aaron Kirman, President of the International Estates Division of John Aaroe Group is one of the leading real estate agents in the USA and has repeatedly been named Top Agent in Los Angeles. He has an extensive client base featuring those who seek the luxury lifestyle including heads of industry, celebrities, royalty, major lending institutions and foreign investors. Aaron is often featured in various media outlets including CNBC, The New York Times, CNN The Los Angeles Times, Variety, the London Times, E Entertainment and CBS. Media sources often call for information and quotes as he is a go to source for current real estate insight.

Branden & Rayni Williams

1. Branden & Rayni Williams, The Beverly Hills Estates

The Williams Team is one of the most successful real estate teams in L.A. Based on their impressive sales record of over $780 million in 2019, they have a career totaling over $9 billion in sales. In 2019, they broke the record of the highest-priced Frank Lloyd Wright property ever sold by closing The Ennis House for $18M.

Though they started their careers in different industries, Branden Williams and his wife realized their true passion was real estate. They quickly became one of the most respected and recognized teams in Los Angeles.