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As an award winning Realtor ® and Broker/CEO of Centric Real Estate Group, Deanna Gonzalez, MBA is in a league of her own. She maintains a high level of professionalism, confidentiality and exemplary commitment to her clients & businesses.

Deanna is the owner of Centric Real Estate Group, a full service real estate agency & Milestone Manager, the first and only real estate home buying planner dedicated to counseling first-time home buyers as they tackle one of the biggest milestones in their life (home ownership). Deanna’s daily business activities include managing her agents at CRG as they provide top tier service for their clients, managing relationships with developers to market their upcoming homes and educating new investors on how to purchase their first investment property.

With over 16 years as an accomplished realtor and investor, Deanna’s knowledge for the market, negotiation skills and integrity is by far unmatched.

“My professional background in Corporate America has proven to be invaluable,” says Deanna. “Managing executives of Fortune 500 organizations and two corporate rebranding’s and an Emmy Award throughout my career, has taught me analytical processes in order to properly manage a successful company, and understanding how to communicate with my customers to show them RESULTS.”

My passion for real estate and empowering others to find their dream home has since steered me to create a resourceful tool that will assist buyers, sellers and investors during their greatest milestones. Through support and education, we are here to teach you how to confidently tackle the home buying or selling process.

“You can count on Centric Real Estate Group to give you the most insightful information, to help you make the best decision and manage your Milestone of finding the perfect home.”

Raffinee A. J. Gonzalez, MBA

Raffinee, who goes by “A.J.”, is a native of San Diego, CA and has made Atlanta his home for the past 21 years. While in Atlanta, he has watched the real estate industry fluctuate with highs and lows. With over 16 years of sales experience and 7 + years of real estate investing experience, Raffinee takes on each client and each situation with a fresh perspective to find dynamic ways to help home owners and fellow investors achieve their goals. Raffinee teamed up with Deanna, to formulate Centric Real Estate Group with the goal of providing a knowledge filled, integrity backed, seamless real estate experience for each and every client.

Raffinee is a real estate agent & Developer who owns Centric Development Group. He specializes in building new homes for his clients and investors.

Tamela Rucker

Tamela is a native of Omaha, Nebraska & Pasadena, California. Originally from Omaha, Nebraska and a graduate of Northridge University, she holds a degree in Criminal Justice. Tamela soon realized that law was not her happy place and decided to venture into real estate after purchasing several homes of her own. After selling 40 homes in her first 2 years as an agent, Tamela knew real estate was her passion and expanded her career by becoming a licensed broker, expanding her licensure across state lines & garnering many real estate certifications (ABR, SFR, GRI, FTBS, PMC, BPOR).

As an 18 year real estate veteran, Tamela is known among colleagues and clients alike for her professionalism and knowledge cross different markets.

As a former resident of Atlanta, Tamela understands the market and how it may differ from the many states that she is licensed in, which include, California, Arizona, Nevada, Florida & Georgia. Her extensive knowledge of real estate puts her clients at ease knowing they can trust her to get the job done. Tamela is well respected among her peers and works diligently to build relationships and not just sell homes.

Tamela specializes in short sales, foreclosures and probate homes. She also works with investors that are interested in building wealth by creating a real estate portfolio.

Teonta Peagues

Teonta is an amazing addition to Centric Real Estate Group. Teonta comes with specialized experience of working with veterans and first time home buyers and introducing them to the world of home ownership.There is no transaction too big or too small for this hungry professional.

Teonta lights the room with her smile and always has top reviews from every client that she works with. While she ensures quality service, she makes sure that she fights on behalf of all of her clients.

Teonta was born in Birmingham, AL and currently attends Kennesaw State University where she is currently majoring in Software Engineering. After working in the sales industry for several years, she discovered her true passion in Real Estate.