Ricardo has been active in the real estate industry for almost 15 years as a full time agent with RE/MAX "10" Lincoln Park. As resident and landlord in the Lincoln Square area for the last 10+ years, he and his team specialize helping buyers and sellers in the north side and north-west side of Chicago and surroundings areas, such as Lincoln Park, Logan Square, Bucktown, North Center, Lincoln Square, Portage Park, Albany Park, Avondale, Irving Park, among others. We work closely with first time homebuyers, and investors. On the listing side, Ricardo has plenty of experience working extensively with Banks in the last few years, helping them to sell their assets in the most effective way with aggressive marketing strategies.
Ricardo and his team are tech savvy agents, with great communication, organization, and negotiation skills. Ricardo has a background in accounting and computer science, which enables him to be analytical and creative to deliver the best solutions.
Ricardo has been recognized in the last 6 consecutive years as part of the 10% of C.A.Rís Top Producers. In 2015 he was recognized as a Top Producing Team. In 2015 he was selected to be induced as part of the prestigious RE/MAX Hall of Fame Career Award Club, and 100% Club by RE/MAX International. In 2014 he became part of the Board of Directors of NAHREP (National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals). Additionally, he is now part of the Global and International Committee from the Chicago Association of Realtors. In June 2014, Ricardo was recognized as one of the Top 250 Latino Real Estate Agents by NAHREP nationwide.
Credentials & Awards
RE/MAX International Hall of Fame 2015
Top Producer Team by the Chicago Association of Realtors 2015
CAR = Chicago Association of Realtors
NAHREP = National Association of Realtors
RE/MAX Hall of Fame and 100% Club
Zillow Premier Agent Club
Trulia Premier Agent
RE/MAX Northern Illinois
RE/MAX Associates have a much higher percentage of professional designations than the industry average. RE/MAX Affiliates hold the majority of the real estate industryís CDPE (Certified Distressed Properties Expert), CRP (Certified Relocation Professionals), CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative), SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist), and LTG (Leadership Training Graduate)professional designations and certifications. RE/MAX Northern Illinois offers its own educational programs designed to keep its Affiliates informed of the latest laws, sales and listing techniques, and industry trends through a variety of avenues including the RE/MAX Satellite Network (inhouse, national learning channel), the internet and seminars and conventions.
RE/MAX of Northern Illinois is one of the largest RE/MAX regions in the system and Chicagolandís ongoing leader in real estate, closing more 30,000 transactions with $6 billion in sales for 2010. RE/MAX Northern Illinois agents average more experience and have more professional designations than other agents, plus they outproduce the competition in average units sold and dollar volume. The RE/MAX Northern Illinois network encompasses the top third of the state of Illinois and consists of 111 offices with 2400 agents.
While other real estate companies are barely holding their market share, RE/MAX is outproducing our competitors year after year! Within the Northwest Suburban Market Area (MRED) for 2010, RE/MAX had 23% of the market share! That's almost 1 out of every 4 homes in the area were sold by us - no one else comes close to our results!
RE/MAX is the exclusive real estate sponsor of the Childrenís Miracle Network (CMN) and one of its largest corporate sponsors. All funds raised in the RE/MAX Northern Illinois Region benefit Childrenís Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Funds raised by RE/MAX Northern Illinois offices near the Iowa border benefit Children's Hospital in Iowa City. In 2010, RE/MAX Northern Illinois Affiliates donated $124,000 to CMN. In 2009, RE/MAX U.S. Affiliates reached the $100 million fundraising mark. RE/MAX is also a national sponsor of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure®Series, which raises funds for breast cancer research.