About Derek Alvarez

about-derek-alvarezDerek Alvarez, REALTORĀ® is a full-time real estate agent with Ell Real Estate Team at Keller Williams Southern Arizona, located in Tucson, Arizona. He specializes in working with clients in the Tucson metropolitan area, including the Catalina Foothills, Oro Valley, Marana and Vail, Arizona.

He was born and raised in the Los Angeles area and moved with his family to Tucson when he was 16. He’s considered Tucson home ever since; he graduated from Palo Verde High School and from the University of Arizona and lived here for 12 years before trying out San Diego, Albania, and Colorado in the last few years. Having lived a few different places, Tucson is his and his family’s favorite. That’s why he and his family moved back in November, 2014.

Derek Alvarez is also an avid reader, likes to go hiking around the Tucson area, and creates art when he finds the time. Before becoming a Tucson Real Estate Agent, Derek ran a successful internet marketing company for 6 years with his wife, Monique Alvarez.