RentSpree Honors Malibu’s Top 1% Real Estate Agents at 2018 Awards Luncheon

January 16th, 2018
RentSpree Honors Malibu’s Top 1% Real Estate Agents at 2018 Awards Luncheon


January 11th, 2017

Malibu’s top leasing real estate agents and brokerages were honored for outstanding 2017 performance

RentSpree hosted an awards luncheon on January 11th, 2018 to recognize and present awards to the top real estate agents and brokerages who worked with leasing in Malibu during 2017.

Malibu is a hotspot for rental transactions and its real estate agents handle among the highest volume of lease transactions per agent out of all agents in Los Angeles County. Rental housing is a pillar of the Malibu community with 30% of all housing inventory occupied by renters[1]. Malibu real estate agents and brokerages are at the center of it all.


Top award recipients included Beverly Taki, Dorina Schiro, and Rasmus Ray Lee respectively receiving 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place real estate agent awards. Awards were also presented to top real estate brokerages in Malibu, with Coldwell Banker receiving the 1st place brokerage award and Pinnacle Estate Properties – Malibu coming in 2nd place.

Twenty-three other real estate agents where presented with award certificates for their performance in the top 1% for leasing in Malibu:

  • Luke Woodward
  • Sandro Dazzan
  • Donna Bohana
  • Frank Barbano
  • Rachael Rosales
  • Sophie Kidian
  • Ani Dermenjian
  • Kevin Krakower
  • Wynne Wallace
  • Madison Hildebrand
  • Bobby Lehmkuhl
  • Abraham Hernandez
  • Gail Lowe
  • Wailani O'Herlihy
  • Brant Didden
  • Lauren Fallieras
  • Lea Johnson
  • Michiyo Matsuo
  • Chryssa Lightheart
  • Iman Eshaghyan
  • Sura Azzam
  • Aly Dunne

RentSpree is part of the California Association of REALTORS’® Business Products and has provided free tenant screening services and rental application collection for many of the agents who worked with leasing in Malibu.

“It is our pleasure to recognize and support the community of real estate agents who work with leasing in Malibu”, said RentSpree COO and cofounder Michael Lucarelli. “We understand the important role these agents play in the Malibu housing market and local economy.”


Sponsors for the event included Danielle Dutcher, Partner of 4 Malibu Real Estate, and KJ Margolis (NMLS ID: 457645), Senior Lending Officer for Bank of America.


Contact Information:

Michael Lucarelli, COO, RentSpree: (310) 496-9336 [email protected]

[1] US Census Bureau - Malibu, CA 2016 Selected Housing Characteristics

About RentSpree

RentSpree is a Los Angeles-based real estate tech startup that created a proprietary platform allowing agents and brokers to easily collect rental applications and screen tenants. The award-winning tool automates the lease application process for agents by providing a 24/7, one-stop system for screening applicants.