Chris Cortazzo Honored as No.1 Coldwell Banker Agent Internationally

Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC is honored to announce that Chris Cortazzo, a sales associate and Global Luxury specialist affiliated with the Malibu West office of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, has been ranked as the No. 1 top-performing sales associate out of more than 91,000 Coldwell Banker® sales professionals in 2017 based on adjusted gross commission (AGC) income breaking an all-time company record. Cortazzo achieved a total sales volume of nearly $574 million in 2017. This is the second consecutive year Cortazzo has achieved this honor. Cortazzo also achieved No. 1 top performing agent in Rental Income in North America.

Cortazzo was recognized by Coldwell Banker with the Society of Excellence Award for 2017, which was only presented to 50 affiliated real estate agents. He was presented the Coldwell Banker International President’s Premier award, only given to the top 1 percent of affiliated agents worldwide, and he additionally received the No. 1 Agent in Southern California award.

Cortazzo has achieved No. 1 status at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Greater Los Angeles 11 times over the past 12 years. Cortazzo has made the Top 10 Sales Associates in North America for AGC list 15 times, achieving the No. 1 status on that list 9 times. He also ranked No.1 in North America in Rental Income three times.

With more than $4.5 billion in sales since 2000, Cortazzo has consistently ranked in Coldwell Banker’s elite top 1 percent of agents internationally. An avid philanthropist, Cortazzo supports more than 40 local and international charities, including the Malibu Boys and Girls Club, Point Dume Marine Science School, Farm Sanctuary, UNICEF, Operation Smile and the Elton John AIDS Foundation.

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