Ranked in the Top 1% of REALTORS

(602) 717-4838

Chris DeFreitas, REALTOR ADRE #SA559706000 HomeSmart Elite

I've been a full-time Real Estate Professional since 2005, and my #1 Goal is to exceed my clients expectations. I'm only interested in what's best for YOU and committed to establishing TRUST and long-term relationships. I will advise, protect and keep you informed to achieve your real estate goals.  

I provide one on one RESPONSIVE service making sure my clients are always informed in every step of their real estate transaction, whether buying or selling a home.         

I'm native to Arizona and residential real estate is my passion, having helped hundreds of buyers, sellers and investors with effective winning strategies to achieve their real estate goals. I'm a member of the National, Arizona and Phoenix Association of Realtors and I pride myself on staying current with the constant changes in the local real estate industry that affect the success of your transaction.  I have earned the following nationally recognized real estate designations:

Graduate, REALTOR Institute – a designation, which covers subjects in contract law, professional standards, sales and marketing, finance and risk reduction. The GRI designation is a national designation delivered by the state REALTOR® associations and meets the accreditation standards established by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.

Accredited Buyer Representative – this designation is the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. This coveted designation is awarded by the Real Estate BUYER’S AGENT Council (REBAC), an affiliate of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, to real estate practitioners who meet the specified educational and practical experience criteria.

A Certified Distressed Property Expert® is a real estate professional with specific understanding of the complex issues confronting the real estate industry, and the foreclosure avoidance options available to homeowners. Through comprehensive training and experience, CDPEs are able to provide solutions for homeowners facing hardships in today’s market, specifically short sales.

Awards and Memberships

  • Graduate of the REALTOR Institute
  • Accredited Buyer Representative
  • Member of Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service (MLS)
  • Member of the Phoenix Association of REALTORS®
  • Member of the Arizona Association of REALTORS® 
  • Member of the National Association of REALTORS®
  • Top 1% of all REALTORS in Maricopa County
  • Top Performing HomeSmart Agent Award in 2018
  • HomeSmart Top Performing Diamond Club

HomeSmart Brokerage

At HomeSmart, a home is sold, on average, every 1.7 minutes. 

  • #1 Residential Real Estate Brokerage in Arizona – Phoenix Business Journal
  • One of the Fastest Growing Companies in America – Inc. 500/5000
  • Largest Brokerage in the Southwest – Real Trends