IRVINE, Calif., July 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates today announced that The Villa Nueva Group—a commercial real estate brokerage firm based in San Jose, California—has joined as an affiliate to lead the company’s expansion in the San Francisco Bay area and Silicon Valley. Led by Managing Director Joseph Villanueva, The Villa Nueva Group specializes in industrial, office, retail, and multi-family properties.

“Sperry Commercial has a highly regarded global platform,” said Joseph Villanueva. “Not only does Sperry collaborate with brokers here in the U.S., but they also have a presence internationally in places such as Asia and Europe. I’ve been impressed with their global presence.”

Villanueva will focus on sales and leasing efforts with Sperry. He will be primarily responsible for the integration of all services for SperryCGA clients by utilizing resources within the SperryCGA platform to assist clients with their real estate portfolios.

Villanueva began his real estate career in 2003 as a realtor and property manager. In 2007, he became a portfolio asset manager for two of the San Francisco Bay area’s largest real estate developers of multi-family and mixed-use properties. He then founded the V-Commercial Group in 2012, a full-service brokerage company specializing in sales, leasing, and asset/property management of industrial, office, retail, medical, land, and multi-family properties. In 2018, V-Commercial Group became The Villa Nueva Group and strategically aligned with Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates to lead the Northern California and San Francisco Bay/Silicon Valley region.

Villanueva is a member of several boards including the CCIM Institute, International Council of Shopping Centers, Institute of Real Estate Management, and the Commercial Brokers Association of California. He is currently a candidate for the CCIM and CPM certifications. Villanueva holds a Bachelor of Arts from Ashford University’s Forbes School of Business and Technology in California.

“Joseph is a tremendous addition to our team,” said Rich Enderlin, chief operating officer at Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates. “He has a wealth of experience and is dedicated to the highest level of service for our clients. He will be a great asset as we expand in the Bay area.”

About Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC: Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC offers the highest level of commercial real estate services available through thoughtful, cooperative, and ethical practices. The firm is headquartered in Irvine, CA, and combines more than 200 sales professionals and 33 affiliate operations across 35 offices throughout the United States. Unique to Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC are a system of tools for affiliates that include a comprehensive real estate intranet and transaction management platform named Sperry CENTRAL and a custom designed marketing support software system called SperryLINK, among other immediate industry advantages. For more information, visit www.sperrycga.com.

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