About Us

Welcome to RuaRealty.com!

With the guidance of Rua Realty and its agents, within this site you will be provided with useful information for your residential or commercial search.

Rua Realty, Inc prides itself on facilitating real estate transactions for buyers and sellers, making it a smooth, enjoyable, and seamless process for all.

Our team of agents will guide you by performing their due diligence, carefully reviewing contracts and documents, and ultimately finding you the perfect place or buyer.We know the information out there can be overwhelming, so we’ve built RuaRealty.com as the first step in getting you on your way. Monitored daily, the site is an aggregate of pertinent real estate information you’ll need to get started with. Below are just a few of the tools of you can use. We hope you enjoy the site and find it useful.

• Read the latest real estate news
• Search for your new home
• Learn about the neighborhoods, schools, parks, retail centers, etc. that would surround your the home or office.

When you are ready to buy or sell your property contact Rua Realty to have one of our experienced agents give you the unrivaled and personalized service you need.

We truly care about handling what could be one of the most important investments you will ever make!

MEET OUR AGENTS:

Carlos "Charlie" Rua, Lic. Real Estate Broker

Carlos “Charlie” Rua, Lic. Real Estate Broker

Charlie Rua’s in-depth knowledge of the real estate business comes from growing up in a real estate-oriented family. At the age of 12, he was already learning the mechanics of development and construction from his father, Carlos; from his mother he learned all about real estate sales and marketing. Charlie began working at his family’s projects in 1992, cleaning and carrying out other light tasks while getting a feel for development from the inside. He also began showing and giving potential buyers tours of his parents sites as well.
A graduate of Ransom Everglades School in Coconut Grove, he suspended his work at the family business for four years to earn a bachelor’s degree in business and advertising from the University of Florida (2002). While still in college, Charlie obtained a Florida real estate salesman’s license. Currently he is licensed as the broker of record for Rua Realty. Charlie is also a licensed Florida Mortgage Loan Originator.
Carlos “Charlie” Rua
RUA REALTY, INC
2630 SW 28th Street #11
Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Cell: 305.807.0121
Email: charlierua@ruarealty.com

Xavi Durana, Sales Associate

Xavi Durana, Sales Associate

Xavier Durana has worked extensively, since 2000, in the real estate, development and construction industries. The parallel relationships between these three fields, has given Xavier an in-depth knowledge of the Greater Miami market and allowed him to view and analyze properties with a unique perspective. Mr. Durana holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Building Construction from the University of Florida, as well as a minor in Business Administration. Xavier is a Florida Licensed Real Estate Sales Associate as well as a Certified Florida Licensed General Contractor. He was raised in Coral Gables and graduated from the International Baccalaureate Program at Coral Gables High School.  Xavier Durana
RUA REALTY, INC
2630 SW 28th Street #11
Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Email: xdurana@ruarealty.com

Alina Durana, Sales Associate

Alina Durana, Sales Associate

Alina lives, works and has raised her family in the beautiful city of Coral Gables. She combines her time between offering her services as a paralegal at her husband’s law firm in real estate transactions and as a sales associate for Rua Realty, focusing her efforts in the Coral Gables and Miami residential markets. Currently she serves as a Vice-president for The Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables. Mrs. Durana is fluent in English and Spanish. The combination of her professional experiences have given her an opportunity to serve a multicultural clientele. Alina Durana
RUA REALTY, INC
2630 SW 28th Street #11
Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Cell: 305.613.3186
Email: agdurana@ruarealty.com

Lauren Vila, Sales Associate

Lauren Vila, Sales Associate

Lauren comes to us with an extensive background in residential real estate sales and rentals. She has over 10 years of real estate experience. She currently resides on Miami Beach and was born and raised in Miami where she has developed a vast knowledge of the market. Lauren holds a bachelor degree in early childhood education and is fluent in both English and Spanish.  Lauren Vila
RUA REALTY, INC
2630 SW 28th Street #11
Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Cell: 305.401.4149
Email: laurenvila@ruarealty.com

Robert Garay, Sales Associate

Robert Garay, Sales Associate

Robert a true Miamian, is intimately familiar with the South Florida region. He makes a concerted effort to always stay informed of the ever-changing conditions in this local market. Robert is fluent in English and Spanish. A graduate of Christopher Columbus High School, he holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Tulane University and a juries degree from Harvard Law School (2004). Robert Garay
RUA REALTY, INC
2630 SW 28th Street #11
Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Cell: 305.323.9431
Email: rgaray@ruarealty.com

Paul Delbo, Sales Associate

very knowledgeable sales associate with close to 5 years of experience. On top of that, Mr. Delbo has extensive knowledge of multicultural marketing as well as sales and event promotions that he amassed over 25 years while working with Fortune 500 companies and advertising agencies in the U.S. and Latin America. Paul also directs & coaches at Soccer Clique, a youth soccer player development program which he founded in order to teach children 3 to 13 fundamental and advance soccer skills. Mr. Delbo is fluent in English and Spanish & conversational in Italian and Portuguese. Paul Delbo
RUA REALTY, INC
2630 SW 28th Street #11
Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Cell: 305.772.0771
Email: pauldelbo@ruarealty.com
COMMERCIAL DIVISION

Luciana L. González, Commercial Real Estate Agent

Luciana spent fifteen years in public service, moving her way up the ranks at the City of Miami to ultimately become the Assistant Director of Planning and Zoning for the last five years.   She served as the city’s project Manager for Miami 21, the City’s zoning code, and had a significant role its development, managing all day-to-day activities, strategizing community outreach and marketing efforts, briefing political leaders, drafting legislation, and leading its subsequent implementation. She has played a role in the review of major projects such as Brickell Citycentre, Miami Worldcenter, the Design District, and many other high profile projects in the City of Miami.

To complement her professional experience, Luciana possesses a Bachelor of Science degree, cum laude, from the University of Florida and a Master of Business Administration degree from Florida International University.   She regularly lectures classes at the Hollo School of Real Estate at Florida International University and is a featured speaker at industry-related events and conferences.  She is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.

Luciana is leading the Commercial Division of Rua Realty to capitalize on her community expertise, land use experience, and real estate development knowledge gained while working at the City of Miami.

Luciana L. González
RUA REALTY, INC
2630 SW 28th Street #11
Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Cell: 305.609.2879
Email: lucianagonzalez@ruarealty.com