Santiago Arana is a star realtor in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills area. In 2022, fans get to see him on Netflix’s new show Buying Beverly Hills. While he thrived professionally, what about his marital status? Does he have a wife and kids? How old is he?
Let’s get to know him more right here.
Santiago Arana On Buying Beverly Hills
Santiago Arana is the star of Netflix’s latest offering Buying Beverly Hills. The show follows the agents and clients within Mauricio Umansky’s billion-dollar brokerage, `The Agency’. In the firm, Santiago serves as a partner and principal of the firm.
Along with Santiago we also meet Mauricio Umansky, Farrah Brittany, Alexi Umansky, Ben Black, and more.
How Much Is Santiago Arana Net Worth?
According to The Cinemaholic, Santiago Arana’s net worth is around $30 million. In 2014, he was interviewed by Palisidian-Post. In the interview, he shared that he went to a private university to study business and marketing private university to study business & marketing and earned a scholarship to study finance in Israel.
He arrived in the states at the age of 23 with $120 in his pocket and spoke no English and slept on his aunt’s couch in Santa Barbara. He picked up English at an adult education school while working as a busboy. Later, he was promoted to waiting tables.
After earning his real estate license, Santiago moved to LA and the rest is history. He made his first sale in West Hollywood, a condo that sold for $480,000. His real estate career started with Keller Williams in Beverly Hills then partnered with Rodrigo Iglesias. Then, he spent five years with Sotheby’s in Brentwood and a few years with Partners Trust.
Santiago joined Mauricio Umansky and Billy Rose’s The Agency where he joined as a partner. The next year, he assumed the position of Principal and Partner and assisted the company’s growth by serving as Managing Partner of the Pacific Palisades and Brentwood offices. Along with Billy Rose and Mauricio Umansky, Santiago is known for specializing in upscale homes and desirable districts that are currently under development. For more than eleven years in a row, the realtor has been included among the Top 250 Realtors in the United States in The Wall Street Journal by REAL Trends Inc.
Santiago was ranked by REALTORS® in the top 5% of all agents worldwide in 2020. In addition, he was California’s third-best agent, the sixth-best agent nationwide, and the greatest realtor west of the 405 Freeway. Santiago Arana, who is now ranked as the sixth-best real estate agent in the nation, has completed billions of dollars worth of real estate transactions throughout Los Angeles, earning him a spot among the most eminent experts in the field.
The Hollywood Reporter listed him as one of the top 30 real estate agents with more than $340 million in sales (by 2019). He sold his first spec mansion to LeBron James in 2017 and in June sold another on Tigertail Road to heiress Petra Ecclestone for $23 million.
According to Realtor.com, his listings’ price range is $2.03 million to $69 million.
Santiago Arana Age
1980 marked the year Santiago Arana was born. In 2022, Santiago celebrated his 42nd birthday.
Santiago Arana Family
Santiago Arana was born to his father who is also named Santiago Arana (@santiagoaranab). On Father’s Day 2020, Santiago wished his dad, “Happy father’s day to the man that gave me life and continues to be an inspiration, friend, and amazing father. Love you Papi @santiagoaranab.”
Santiago’s mother is Lourdes Krayasich Bacotich. In his birthday post from February 2020, he shared about having a sister.
Is Santiago Arana Married?
Yes, Santiago Arana was once married but not right now. His ex-wife is named Patricia Kyle Arana (@kylearana). They reportedly met at a restaurant, where Santiago was working at the time. During his interview with IARP, he said, “After a while, my English started getting better, and my manager let me wait tables to make a little bit more money. So long story short, I ended up waiting on my wife’s table.”
He added, “She came with her family, and I just fell in love, and I somehow scored her number. And after four months of pursuing her, she finally decided to go out with me. So we were dating, but I was in Santa Barbara, and she was in LA, so that’s when I decided to make a move to LA. And at that point, there was a big decision to make because I was in love and I wanted to be with her, and I really liked the United States.”
According to Palisadian, with the first paycheck he received as a realtor, he bought her an engagement ring. The couple shared two sons together.
Santiago’s older son Dylan Arana celebrated his birthday on 14 September. He wrote, “Happy Birthday to this Little guy NOT! 🤣 my Son you have brought me so much Joy and happiness from the moment I heard your first cry, you are so charming, funny, intelligent, and pure, I couldn’t be more proud of you and the man you are becoming and I will be always your Father and your friend walking right next to you for as long as I am alive. I Love you so much.”
Santiago recently celebrated his younger son’s birthday. He posted, “Happy Birthday l!! 🎁🎂to this beautiful kind soul, my son I am so proud of you, you are good at everything you do, your energy is so pure and amazing that you are like a magnet to all good things. Love you so much! And I am looking forward to celebrating you many, many more years!!”
However, their marriage came to an end in 2021. According to UniCourt, Patricia filed for marriage dissolution in July 2021. In January 2021, Santiago posted on his IG, “I start by saying how blessed and grateful I am to have an amazing family, wife @kylearana, unreal sons, father, mother, sister, brother and incredible friends.”
In 2022, Santiago has moved on already. He has introduced his new girlfriend on his IG. A few days before his son’s birthday Santiago wished his lady love her birthday. He wrote, “Happy Birthday to you my love! You are an amazing, gentle, and kind soul, positive and full of life. I wish you all the best in this life and that all your dreams come true, I love ❤️ you, and may God give you many more healthy and happy Birthdays.”
Santiago Arana Height
Santiago Arana’s height measures around 6 feet 1 inch.
Where Is Santiago Arana From?
Santiago Arana is originally from Sucre, Bolivia.
When Is Santiago Arana Birthday?
Santiago Arana celebrates his birthday on 22 February.
Is Santiago Arana On Instagram And Facebook?
Yes, Santiago Arana has an IG account (@santiagoarana) however, he doesn’t seem to be on Facebook.