Step into the world of real estate and hear what industry leaders have to say! Join the conversation with the host of a highly-anticipated podcast that delves into the latest trends, insights, and expert opinions from the forefront of the industry. This podcast is a must-listen for anyone looking to gain valuable knowledge and stay up-to-date on the ever-changing landscape of real estate. From new development to luxury homes, this show covers it all. Tune in and hear from the best in the business!
Meet Diaz Luxe Group Team Owner & Host, John "JD" Diaz, a rising star in real estate known for delivering value & building relationships. Originally from San Diego, JD discovered a passion for real estate while working as a Marketing Manager. As a top-performer in new home sales, JD excelled in both new development & general real estate, leveraging social media to connect with current & prospective clients.
With a focus in exceptional customer service & client satisfaction, JD established his team as a leading force in luxury home sales. June 2022, JD & his team joined the prestigious Douglas Elliman of Nevada team, handpicked as the second hired agent. He recognized the untapped potential of Henderson, Nevada, what his team calls the "hidden gem" of Las Vegas, and quickly became the go-to agent in this burgeoning market.
With passion, an unwavering commitment and unstoppable drive, JD Diaz is making waves in the world of real estate.
Emerging from her former roles as an Olympic rhythmic gymnast and classical ballerina, McKenzie is the acclaimed founder of the award-winning McKenzie Ryan Team. The team, with its client-first ethos, closes 86% of listings at or above asking price. A digital virtuoso, McKenzie’s Instagram boasts over 57,000 followers. Crowned the top New York Power Broker by Forbes, she is the youngest ever to receive this honor. McKenzie’s expertise is regularly featured in media outlets such as CNN, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal. A passionate New York City historian, she is devoted to historic preservation and captures the city’s spirit through writing and photography.
Douglas Elliman — New York, NY
With over 10 years of experience, our top residential broker in Greater Boston leads The Sarkis Team, the #1 producing group at Douglas Elliman in 2019 and #2 in 2018. Known for VIP service and market expertise, this dedicated professional is committed to excellence, integrity, and delivering tailored strategies for successful outcomes. Representing high-profile clients and securing exclusive listings, their exceptional track record speaks for itself. As a lifelong Boston resident and sports enthusiast, their passion for the city and dedication to client satisfaction drive their continued success in the industry.
Record breaking sale of 150 Woodland Road, Brookline for $41M
Douglas Elliman — Boston, MA
Specializes in waterfront properties from Lighthouse Point to Highland Beach. Top 5% of Douglas Elliman nationwide and has achieved the prestigious Diamond Award. Business degree from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and former Vice President in financial services on Wall Street. With a passion for helping clients live their desired lifestyle, he & his team bring a combination of expertise, integrity, and dedication to every transaction through their vast network of relationships.
Top 5% Douglas Elliman Nationwide + Diamond Award
Douglas Elliman — Palm Beach, FL
Distinguished real estate magnate with over a decade of industry experience, known for her successes in high-profile transactions and new city developments worth $100M. Kirsten, an astute investor, along with her accomplished team, have secured over $890M in sales, bringing a personal touch to modern real estate. Balancing her demanding career and family life, she also guides her 15,000-strong community towards their home and career aspirations.
$3 billion of real estate in predevelopment, leasing, marketing & sales
Douglas Elliman — New York, NY
Newport Beach resident & real estate expert, Kristin Halton, offers 23+ years of experience. She ranks in the top 1% of agents in Orange County & is a top-producing agent nationwide. Featured on Bludoor Magazine, Good Day LA, Riveria Magazine, Mansion Global, Wall Street Journal, Modern Luxury, and Mentor DNA. “I am a firm believer in excellence in action. In today’s fast-paced market it’s all about the hustle.” — Kristin
1,000+ Properties Sold + 80+ Awards Gained
Douglas Elliman — Newport, CA
Broker Associate and Team Leader of The Kinkade Group at Douglas Elliman. She began working in real estate field in 2005 and worked her way up to VP of a mortgage company over the course of 10 years. Lauren has been honored with many accolades, including being named “Power Player” and “Dynamic Woman” in real estate in Modern Luxury’s Angelino Magazine, and won the Douglas Elliman President’s Award in 2021.
Douglas Elliman — Pasadena, CA
Co-founder of the Aspen-based brokerage team, Saslove & Warwick, at Douglas Elliman Real Estate, with his partner Joshua Saslove. Together, The Saslove & Warwick Team has over 60 years of experience and $4+ billion in closed sales, including his record-setting sale of 421 Willoughby Way for $72.5M, 132 Placer Lane for $55M, representing buyer and seller, and numerous other off-market sales.
60 years of experience + $4+ billion in closed sales
Douglas Elliman — Aspen, CO
Featured in KPRC Channel 2 News, Houston, the Houston Culture Map, The Wall Street Journal, London Financial Times, Houston Business Journal, Crains, NY Observer, AM New York News, The Real Deal, Scene NY, The Daily News, Mann Report, Former President of Brokerage, Douglas Elliman Texas, and Managing Director of Sales, Douglas Elliman Houston, Executive Vice President of Sales, Douglas Elliman, TriBeCa Gallery NYC, Director of Rentals, Douglas Elliman, New York.
$$$ in Sales / 20 years in business
Douglas Elliman — Houston, TX
Listing Specialist, Partner & Chief Financial Officer of The Yost Quesada Team. Acts as Outreach Chair for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s annual Chef Throwdown hosted at Hotel Del Coronado. Acts as Co-Chair for Rady Children’s Hospital Coronado Auxiliary’s largest fundraiser. Acted as a Media Broker in Tucson, Arizona with the top firm in the country, where she handled the acquisition and disposition of radio stations, television stations, and outdoor assets.
$600M in Sales in the last 8 years
Douglas Elliman — San Diego, CA
Featured on Bravo’s “Million Dollar Listing”, HGTV’s “House Hunters” and NBC’s “Open House” as a Los Angeles T.V. personality. Featured in online & print publications and a regular in the L.A. Times, NY Times, Forbes, Curbed LA, The Hollywood Reporter & Dwell Magazine & Ted Talks. Nationwide, featured speaker and panelist for Inman, The California Association of Realtors, National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals,Inman, The Real Deal, USC
$600,000,000 in Sales / est. 2007
Douglas Elliman — Beverly Hills, CA