Chris Cortazzo Receives Top Coldwell Banker Award

Chris Cortazzo

Last month, Coldwell Banker announced its 2015 year-end award recipients in numerous franchise company, office and affiliated agent categories.

“We are incredibly proud of the accomplishments of our top professionals in the Coldwell Banker network and the exceptional experiences they provide to real estate customers,” said Budge Huskey, president and chief executive officer of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. “Their remarkable performances serve to confirm their standing as incredible entrepreneurs who are true leaders in the real estate industry.”

Chris Cortazzo, affiliated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Malibu, was named the No. 1 Agent in Sales Volume, closing over $362 million in sales for 2015. In the rankings, Chris was also recognized as the No. 1 Agent in Rental Income, achieving over $669,500 in 2015.

As Coldwell Banker’s #1 Malibu real estate agent for the past decade, Chris embodies what it means to do what you love—and embrace every minute of it. With nearly $4 billion in closings, Chris has been widely hailed for his outstanding production and his market making opinions by various publications and the media. In addition to his reign at Malibu’s premier agent, he is a member of Coldwell Banker’s elite Top 1% nationwide, has been the number one sales agent in the company for 5 years and the number one agent in Malibu and Southern California for 14 years. A Malibu native, he has unsurpassed knowledge of the local market, enabling him to instinctively match clients with their ideal properties. Chris also excels at the negotiating table, navigating even the most challenging situations with grace and ease. Central to Chris’s success however, is his dedication to his clients. An avid philanthropist, he supports over 40 charities including the Malibu Boys & Girls Club, Farm Sanctuary, and UNICEF.

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