VICE PRESIDENT OF INVESTMENTS
Eric Dilanian is a Vice President of Investments and Top 10 Producing Commerical Agent with RE/MAX Commercial and Investment Realty. His focus specializes in the acquisition and disposition of multi-family and mixed-use properties within the Greater Los Angeles area. As a Los Angeles native, Eric has a keen and in-depth understanding of the city's unique sub-markets.
Eric’s strategic client focus and emphasis on high-yield results have proven successful in his professional real estate career. Within his first two years at the firm, Eric quickly surpassed Executive and 100% Club Rankings and has since earned consistent placement in the prestigious RE/MAX Platinum Club – which recognizes associates who rank among the very highest of producers. As a RE/MAX Commercial agent, Eric has won numerous company awards, including the National Achievements Award, earning him a well-deserved position as a Top 50 Agent in the United States and a Top 100 Agent Worldwide, placing him in the Top 3% of Commercial Agents Worldwide. An additional honor bestowed upon Eric was his induction into the RE/MAX Hall of Fame, which was established to recognize and salute the exclusive group of the most prominent top producers. His dedicated work ethic and meticulous attention to detail, combined with his notable background in corporate valuation, banking, and consulting, allows him to provide his clients with an invaluable, strategic advantage in the pursuit of high-yield real estate acquisitions and dispositions.
Eric Dilanian earned his B.S. degree at the University of Southern California (USC) Marshall School of Business, with an emphasis in Finance and Valuation. Prior to joining RE/MAX Commercial & Investment Realty, Eric developed his professional acumen through extensive experience in corporate business and commercial real estate valuation, complex financial forecasting and analysis, and entertainment strategy consulting at companies including Frazier Capital Valuation, Bank of America, and Nielsen/Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
In his spare time, Eric enjoys traveling with his wife Cynthia and maintaining an active lifestyle by playing tennis, cycling, hiking and playing with his dog Sophie.
Ricardo brings over 15 years of commercial real estate marketing experience. He is tasked with presentation quality and design for both digital and offline marketing materials. Using the latest technology and industry trends, Ricardo prides himself in the creation of unique visual concepts and information design.
During his career, Mr. Beristain has worked alongside some of the top brokers in the nation and has developed an intimate understanding of information design, commercial real estate trends, underwriting necessities, and technological demands. During his tenure, companies like CBRE, Colliers, Hendricks & Partners, Sperry Van Ness, and KW Commercial have utilized his exceptional services and skills.
Ricardo additionally served in the United States Marine Corps for four years where he was a small computer technician. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Communications with a focus on Information Technology.
Merilyn began her real estate career in 2016, assisting top producing real estate agents in Los Angeles. In less than a year, she assisted with closing 30+ transactions from standard sales, foreclosures, to short sales. By 2019, she assisted with more than 100 closings while starting a support group in the South Bay for the Scleroderma Foundation.
Merilyn strives every day to diligently work for each client, providing the highest level of customer service, individualized attention, and thorough knowledge of the Los Angeles real estate market, all while maintaining the utmost levels of integrity, confidentiality, and respect.
When she’s not on her laptop, her hobbies include visiting national parks, staying in touch with her family in Peru, reading, and cooking healthy meals for her chihuahua.
RE/MAX Commercial is part of a global network of more than 90,000 real estate professionals in more than 90 countries. RE/MAX Commercial has offices throughout the United States and internationally and averages more than $8.3 billion in commercial volume annually. RE/MAX Commercial & Investment Realty is one of the largest independent commercial only franchises within the network and has two office locations, Downtown Los Angeles and South Bay. The company continues to grow and has been ranked consistently by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the 30 Largest Commercial Real Estate Brokerages in Los Angeles County since 2006.