Manuel brings over 2 decades of residential real estate experience at the highest level to The Collaborative Companies.  His expertise and unparallel service-oriented style has helped him to become one of Boston’s Top 20 real estate professionals.  Manuel began his career in 2001 at CBRB where he quickly became one of the top agents under 25 while simultaneously partnering with several local development teams designing and building condos in Somerville and Cambridge.  Prior to joining TCC in 2021, Manuel spent 16 years as the Senior Vice President at Boston Realty Advisors & Advisors Living, in the Back Bay, where he conducted his business with the highest level of professionalism.  Manuel’s attention to detail, dedication to clients and consummate professionalism have earned him numerous professional recognitions throughout his career.  Building lasting relationships is the cornerstone of his business – Manuel’s focus, diligence and expertise is geared toward obtaining results and helping clients achieve their real estate goals.  Manuel studied Hotel & Restaurant management at Boston University and Fine Art at the Tufts University Museum School.  He currently lives in Newton MA with his wife, three children and their dog Slim.