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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Applauds Eight Network Agents Honored with the NAHREP Top 250 Latino Agents Award



Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, part of the HSF Affiliates LLC family
of real estate brokerage franchise networks, congratulated eight network
sales professionals for ranking among the top 250 Latino agents by
number of transactions in the U.S., as tracked by the National
Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®).

Honorees include Rebecca Hidalgo Rains of Berkshire Hathaway
HomeServices Arizona Properties in Chandler, AZ, No. 12 on the list;
Richard Rodriguez, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties,
Hoschton, GA, No. 35; Diana Sifuentes, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices A
Action, REALTORS®, Mesquite, TX, No. 67; Sonia Arias, Berkshire Hathaway
HomeServices California Properties, Victorville, CA, No. 103; Gustavo
Cardenas, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, Rolling
Hills Estates, CA, No. 174; Francis Hiraldo, Berkshire Hathaway
HomeServices Gammons Realty, East Greenwich, RI, No. 203; Martha
Lebron-Dykeman, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices First Realty, West Des
Moines, IA, No. 213; and Veronica Faz, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices
Premier, REALTORS®, Roanoke, VA, No. 242.

Hildago Rains and Cardenas were also named to NAHREP's Top 100
Individual Latino Agents list as ranked by volume at Nos. 8 and 18,

"We are proud of these exceptional network agents and the wonderful
service they provide to their clients," said Berkshire Hathaway
HomeServices CEO Gino Blefari. "Their inclusion on NAHREP's prestigious
lists underscores their skill and dedication to their profession."

In addition, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties
Corrigan Cohen Group in San Diego, CA, ranked No. 5 on the NAHREP's Top
100 list of teams by sales volume; Team Santistevan of Tempe, AZ, ranked
No. 7; and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Rocky Mountain REALTORS® The
Marcus Valdez Team of Fort Collins, CO, was No. 39. Team Santistevan of
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Arizona of Tempe, AZ also ranked No. 31
and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Rocky Mountain, REALTORS® The Marcus
Valdez Team from Fort Collins, CO ranked No. 47 on NAHREP's Top 100
Teams list for number of transactions.

NAHREP validated reported performance totals by comparing them to MLS
records, franchise data and other sources for production during the 2017
calendar year.

"It's a privilege and an honor to support such talented individuals who
represent the diversity we seek in our network," said Teresa Palacios
Smith, vice president of Diversity & Inclusion for Berkshire Hathaway
HomeServices. "Together, we are helping minority families achieve their
homeownership dreams."

This year's NAHREP 250 honorees were chosen from more than 700
nominations. The program recognizes agents whose hard work and
dedication has led them to close an outstanding number of transactions
in an effort to increase the rate of sustainable Hispanic homeownership
in communities across the country.

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, based in Irvine, CA, is a real estate
brokerage network built for a new era in residential real estate. The
network, among the few organizations entrusted to use the world-renowned
Berkshire Hathaway name, brings to the real estate market a definitive
mark of trust, integrity, stability and longevity. Visit

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