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Jacob Weinblut brings his passion for building relationships, service-minded approach and warm, jovial personality to The Agency Beverly Hills. Specializing in beachfront homes and luxury estates across Malibu and the Greater Los Angeles Area, Jacob is trilingual in English, Spanish and Hebrew, allowing him to serve a large, international array of clients. Tapping into his professional and personal experience in the hospitality industry, Jacob has a knack for building lasting relationships and ensuring the buying and selling process is as enjoyable and seamless as possible.
Originally from Sherman Oaks, Jacob grew up immersed in the hospitality business, building a network of connections and honing his customer relations and concierge-style service skills. He worked in hospitality, sports agencies and private equity firms before transitioning to a full-time career in real estate, initially focused in Beverly Hills, West Hollywood and Hollywood Hills. In his first two years in the business, he sold $20 million in real estate. What he loves most about the business is that each day is an adventure, offering the chance to learn something new and build new relationships.
Jacob earned his business degree at the California State University of Northridge under the Nazarian School of Business. When not touring real estate with his clients, Jacob can be found enjoying Malibu and Marina Del Rey, from the beautiful homes to the scenic beaches. A huge dog lover, he donates much of his time to volunteering at local animal shelters. He loves cooking and baking for family and friends and traveling the world. His personal goal is to travel to as many beaches as possible all over the globe.
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Los Angeles-born and raised, Brandon Piller first joined The Agency for an internship with the brokerage’s Co-Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky. During his time with Mauricio, Brandon gained hands-on experience in luxury residential real estate and development, learning vital marketing, pricing and sales strategies that he now carries into his own business.
After graduating from Penn State University with a B.S. in Economics, Brandon returned to the brokerage where it all began, working closely with The Agency’s founding partner Blair Chang. Having learned the ropes from two of the country’s top ranking real estate professionals, Brandon has hit the ground running representing buyers and sellers across his hometown. Passionate about architecture and design and committed to going above and beyond for his clients, Brandon’s positive outlook and dedication to his work have established him among the city’s most promising young agents.
When he’s not representing clients in real estate, Brandon enjoys traveling, playing ice hockey, trying new foods, listening to music and spending time with family and friends. He is involved with Food on Foot, a non-profit dedicated to assisting the poor and homeless of Los Angeles through programs that provide meals, clothing and work opportunities to help them transition to a life off the streets.
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Joey Brauer is a real estate agent born and raised in Los Angeles, specializing in luxury real estate primarily on the Westside. Joey graduated from Montclair Prep High School and then attended Cal State University Northridge Business Management
School. He always had a passion for real estate and enjoyed following market
trends. Then, over the years, Joey gained on-the-ground experience in sales, marketing, architecture, design and construction, allowing him to be extremely well versed for his career in real estate.
Prior to joining The Agency, Joey worked as Project Manager for Los Angeles Restoration and Design, a contractor who specializes in architecture, design and remodeling projects. He knows the entire LA region well, but works primarily in Beverly Hills, Bel Air and surrounding areas. He also serves as an Estate Manager for absentee owners.
Joey is a member of the Beverly Hills Association of Realtors, the National Association
of Realtors, and the Estate Management Coalition. Outside of real estate, he is a member of the Porsche Club of America and attends various cars shows and racing events throughout the year. He prides himself on being a good listener, passionate, personable, hard working, loyal, and always looking towards the future and success that life can bring. He enjoys his work in real estate and strives to make sure that each and every one of his clients has an enjoyable experience as well.
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