Mario Ojeda is the founder and CEO/Managing Broker for Ojeda Lazar Real Estate Inc.. He started his career in real estate in 2004 with the boutique firm Carson Realty Group where he quickly became a respected professional gaining the respect of his peers. Within only a couple years, Mario got the title of Director of Sales for the company’s flagship project City24. He learned the business in a boutique firm environment which allowed him to explore his talents and gain the necessary knowledge to get to the next level. He also went through the real estate crash which started in 2006 and continued being successful.
In 2010 Mario joined the well known NY firm Douglas Elliman where under a corporate structure Mario learned the business in a way that helped him flourish. He became a top producing Realtor being in the Top 10 and Top 20 for the two years he was with the company. He was later sought after by Engel & Völkers, the world renowned German luxury real estate company, to become the Executive Vice President and top Realtor for the Miami firm’s Miami Beach office. He was the top producing agent for that office until 2014 when he decided to launch his own firm. With over 10 years of experience and success in real estate, opening his own firm was the next obvious choice for Mario.
Mario has earned the coveted CLHMS designation (Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist) from the prestigious Institute for Luxury Home Marketing which is considered by many the authority in Luxury Real Estate marketing. This designation is given only to Realtors who have demonstrated successful performance in the upper tier market. Mario is also proficient in Commercial real estate working on multi-million dollar transactions, he has the ACP certification specializing in retail and income producing properties.
Mario attended Hawaii Pacific University where he studied Marketing/Business and minored in Communications.