Born and raised in Beverly Hills, Branden holds a deep-understanding of the local real estate market and brings a “hometown advantage” to the Williams & Williams Estates Group brand.
Branden was born a salesman and began his career early by helping his father sell sheepskin and cow hide rugs at the age of 7 on the side of Fairfax Avenue. He continued working in the customer service and entertainment industry through college at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Los Angeles and later parlayed his passion for fashion and style into architecture, design and ultimately luxury real estate.
While working at his first brokerage firm, he met his future wife Rayni Romito and the two launched Williams & Williams Estates Group in 2006. Together, Branden and Rayni are the go-to power couple representing clients such as Markus Persson, Dr. Dre, Jennifer Lopez and Bruce Willis, along with some of the world’s most notable listings.
Branden’s devotion to out-of-the-box creative marketing strategies, unwavering loyalty and relentless energy has resulted in a number of national and local accolades, including The Wall Street Journal’s Top-Producing Agents, Variety’s Real Estate Elite, and The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Real Estate Agents. Additionally, Branden has provided real estate expert commentary for various top-tier national news outlets including Larry King Now, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Fox Business, ABC News, People, CNN, CBS Money and more.
Branden is a member of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art & MOCA and has been recognized by the local community for her philanthropic endeavors. In 2017, Branden and rayni were honored for their extensive work with the Zimmer’s Children’s Museum, and in 2015, Branden received Angeleno’s Altruist of the Year award.
He’s an ambassador for The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts and a donor to CHLA & UCLA.