Tuesday Jan 25, 2022
Tuesday Jan 25, 2022
Josue & Rebecca Soto, "Breaking Limits", Founders of the Soto Legacy Group at eXp Realty & Authors share their story on Global Luxury Real Estate Mastermind with Michael Valdes Podcast #208
Rebecca & Josue Soto is one of the most successful married couples in real estate teams in our industry. They learned such valuable lessons that they even wrote a book on the subject. "Married in Real Estate" gives particle advice on balancing life and work with your spouse and relying on one another to build a legacy that will be built to serve others.
More About Josue & Rebecca Soto:
"We are a family-centered, husband and wife team. We have 3 kids, 1 grandchild, and a home in Orlando that we've owned for the past 20 years. Our home has been through good and tough times and has in part saved us through the recession of '08. We weathered the times and continued to build our wealth through homeownership. We know we can help others do the same. We enjoy helping families, singles, and investors to find the best property that matches their goals and dreams! Between us, we have 30 years of experience in the Central Florida market. We are eXperts in New Home Construction, Resales, Foreclosures, Investment properties like Vacation or Resort Homes. We work with all types of financing like FHA, VA, Conventional, USDA Loans and so much more. Down payment assistance, we know about that too. We are happy to explain these programs and more, just call us to set up a time to chat. Hablamos español!"
About Michael Valdes:
Michael Valdes is the President of eXp Global. He is currently the only Latino President of a publicly traded real estate company in the country (Nasdaq: EXPI). In his first year of joining, he has led a team that has opened 12 countries in 12 months without ever getting on a plane which is a feat that has never been done in the industry. This model has successfully touched the lives of thousands of people across the globe and given them an opportunity to change their lives.
Michael was the former Senior Vice President of Global Servicing for Realogy Corporation. In that role he oversaw the international servicing platform for all Realogy brands including Century 21, Coldwell Banker, ERA, Better Homes & Garden, Corcoran, Climb and Sotheby’s International Realty in 113 countries. He had been with Realogy in a variety of roles for 15 years. Prior to that, Mr. Valdes was Director of Private Banking at Deutsche Bank for a decade where he oversaw a book of business of just under $1 billion. He has the distinction of being the first Director in the United States of Latino descent.
Mr. Valdes is the Chair of the AREAA Global Advisory Board and co-host of the 2020 AREAA Global Luxury Summit. He is also a current member of the NAHREP Corporate Board of Governors. Additionally, he is a the Executive Chair of eXp Latino and former member of the Realogy Diversity Board as well as the Executive Chair of the ONE VOZ, Hispanic ERG. He is a former Board Member of Mount Sinai Hospital in Miami Beach as well as the Shanti Organization in San Francisco. Michael was also a Board Member of Pink & Blue for 2, an organization started by Olivia Newton-John to promote breast and prostate cancer awareness.
Michael is also the host of "The Global Luxury Real Estate Mastermind" podcast which focuses on interviewing global leaders in the industry. It is currently distributed in over 90 countries and has over 10 million impressions. He is also a current member of the Forbes Real Estate Advisory Council.
He currently resides in New York City and has a home in Miami.