Our History

A home is not a home because of its room dimensions or the color of the walls. It is about how you feel when you walk through the front door. And the way you can instantly envision your life unfolding there.

This is about more than real estate. It is about your life and your dreams.

Different by design

Keller Williams Realty takes a different approach to real estate, one that is built on personal touches, win-win deals and positive results.

Hector Castaneda utilizes the latest technologies, market research and business strategies to exceed your expectations. More importantly, we listen and that means we find solutions that are tailored to you.

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Our Story

Currently Mr. Castaneda is an Associate Broker at Keller Williams Rancho Cucamonga. He manages and consults for Homestrong USA with an active inventory of over 5000 assets in 41 states. He and “The Team”, take the property from initial contact, rehabilitation, and to close. In California, Mr. Castaneda has closed over 2000 assets from North of Sacramento to the Mexican border. In addition, his team handles REO assets for National Real Estate Services NRES of Thousand Oaks, CA. as an REO agent. His vast network of agents on the local, state, and national level have proven results to his accounts. Mr. Castaneda is a dual US/Mex Citizen with knowledge and experience in real estate transactions in 41 US States, and in Mexico from North Baja California, Senora, and Chihuahua.

Mr. Castaneda has been in the Real Estate industry since 1995. He enjoyed many years of successful stewardship, mentorship, and recruiting as an independent Realtor for local Brokers. In 2004 he was asked to steer the helm as a Branch Manager of a local Century 21. He became the youngest Manager in the region for that system. During his tenure he was able to propel the branch from #13 to #3 in the region. He was also introduced to radio advertising as the "on air" character and personality, "Hectorthehomefinder", on Wild 96 FM and KDAY 935.FM. In 2010, Hector began as the Regional Manager of MGR Real Estate, overseeing operations in all Southern California counties. During this time he developed and fostered his relationship with Homestrong USA.

Hector Rafael Castaneda was born and raised in Upland, CA. located in the west end of San Bernardino County Area. He is the youngest child of Carlos and Irma Castaneda, whom immigrated from Chihuahua, Mexico to California in the mid 50's. Mr. Castaneda attended local schools, and graduated from Upland High School. He then attended New Mexico State University (NMSU) in Las Cruces, NM, and graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Sale Marketing. While at NMSU, he was President of the Hispanic Business Student Association, Head Coordinator of the Special Olympics @ NMSU, and member of Delta Sigma Pi, professional business fraternity.

He continues to be active in community events, various sports organizations, and is focused on community service. He lives locally with his wife, and raising their son.