About Zen Home Group
Get to Know Our Team at Zen Home Group
Zen Home Group was built on the foundation of knowing that behind every home and every real estate transaction, there is a person or family that relies on the expertise of the professional to plan their life around homeownership. A financial decision of this impact requires the knowledge, guidance, and support of experienced agents who are motivated first and foremost by the clients’ needs and best interests.
We care about our clients’ stories, and we’d like to welcome everyone to become a part of ours.
Operating on the core values of people, passion, and experience, our team has successfully helped hundreds of families in Central FL over the years. We believe that communication and trust are the pillars of every successful transaction, and we build our client relationships upon this foundation.
Our dedication, and empathy, as well as honest and open communication, allow us to give our clients the highest level of support and confidence to make important real estate decisions. If it’s not the right decision we will tell you!
At Zen Home Group, we take pride in our local knowledge of Orlando and the surrounding area. As homeowners and business owners in Orlando, the community comes first. We live and work in the area, which is why we always work with honesty and integrity.
Real Estate With You in Mind
We firmly believe in honesty and accessibility for all our clients. Our personalized service will help you get exactly what you’re looking for in a home, or help you sell your house YOUR way, with little stress and for the most money. With Zen Home Group, we do Real Estate with YOU in mind.
Mario entered the Real Estate world in 2010. Starting as an investor, he decided shortly after to enter Real Estate and get licensed to help families achieve wealth through Real Estate. He has extensive knowledge of the market and enjoys working with both buyers and sellers. With over 500 career sales as an agent, Mario has seen it all. Through tough negotiations, foreclosures, and short sales, what he enjoys the most about these challenges are the relationships that are built. He has opened and operated two successful brokerages throughout his career so far, and currently manages Zen Home Group — a team of energetic and knowledgeable agents operating within the motto of “Real Estate with You In Mind.” This is a true testament to their service-first approach, but also a pledge to always put the person above the transaction.
Mario has been recognized as one of the Top Realtors Under 35 by Orlando Real Producers and consistently ranks among the top 500 agents in the region. In these technology-oriented times, the Real Estate market is moving at an unprecedented pace and that is why Mario and his team decided to join Compass, a technology-driven Real Estate company that perfectly complements their service first approach. He explains that “With access to superior CRM software, marketing, concierge services, and a powerful referral network, it was a “no-brainer.”
Mario is ALL IN when it comes to Real Estate. Besides helping his community buy and sell property, he is also an avid Real Estate investor himself, manages rental properties, and is currently building homes as well. Mario is also continuing to develop ways to give back, support, and connect with the community not only through Real Estate, but also through hosting and participating in more community events, donations, and development projects.
Outside of the Real Estate world he enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two daughters or playing soccer. He also loves traveling to beautiful Greece where he was raised, or Colombia where his wife is from.
Real Estate Advisor
Born and raised in Orlando, Cassie understands the Greater Orlando area and all of the wonderful things that it has to offer. As a 3rd generation REALTOR®, Cassie was born with the skills and passion that it takes to navigate through any real estate transaction. Through this and her years of personal experience, she’s built a vast network of service and lending professionals that will be sure to make the home buying or selling process a breeze.
She has a background in corporate marketing and in the service industry which allows her to market a home to its highest potential, all while giving the greatest customer service. Cassie will help guide and educate you through every step of the buying or selling process with ease. She has been recognized by Orlando Real Producers as a top “35 under 35 agent” and is among some of the top producing agents in Orlando.
Cassie believes that knowledge is power and is consistently taking note of market shifts and all things real estate. She has always been dedicated to her education and earned a degree in Business Management from Rollins College. Over the past few years, she has even been able to start investing in real estate with experience in full renovation and rental property management. She combines her love for the Orlando area, knowledge of business, and passion for the investment of real estate as she negotiates through each transaction.
Cassie loves to see others grow personally and professionally and believes that real estate is an essential pillar to achieving this. Her number one goal is to make sure that her customers are more than satisfied with their sales or purchase. Empathetically, she puts herself in her clients’ shoes, ensuring that they have the advice needed to navigate a smooth and sound transaction with honesty and full transparency. She is extremely relationship-based and often mentions “my customers become my friends, and in many cases, extended family”. We hope to welcome you to Cassie’s real estate family.
Daphne “Kerry” Jeffcoat
Real Estate Advisor
Daphne “Kerry” brings many years of experience to the brokerage as an active Real Estate Advisor with a background in Sales, Relocation, and Property Management. Through these experiences, she is an incredible resource when it comes to helping sellers and buyers with their real estate needs. She believes developing strong relationships is an integral part of her success.
As a new member of the Compass family with Zen Home Group, Kerry sees this opportunity as a way to contribute to an exciting forward-thinking, and fast-moving company within the industry. She values the company’s history of success in the market and the recent innovations that are seeing significant market share gains.
Kerry earned her “Gold Key” Certification with ORRA and her Service Expert and Marketing Expert designations through Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.
Kerry is a member and authorized agent of the non-profit community advocacy homeownership organization, NACA, Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America, which allows first-time home buyers affordable housing opportunities. She proudly serves the community as a passionate individual who joins in the fight for economic justice and facilitates bridging the gap of diversity.
Her passion for real estate allows her to serve her clients with comfort and ease. Her motto is “Be Positive, Be True, Be Kind”, and she makes this top of mind through every transaction.
Real Estate Advisor
A true Florida native, born & raised Annetta Speciale knows just what this beautiful Sunshine State has to offer! With a background in customer service & over 15+ years of leadership, she understands the importance of exceeding expectations. Known for her strong attention to detail, communication, and reliability, her top priority will always be to provide you with the highest level of professionalism. Understanding that each individual or family has their unique lifestyle and set of needs, she will work hard to ensure your satisfaction and find you a place you will be proud to call HOME.
Real Estate Advisor
Sebastian believes that your home is your sanctuary, and should be treated as such. Whether you’re buying your first home or seeking that dream residence, the experience should be nothing less than seamless. He understands that your home is more than just a place to live — it’s where you make long-lasting memories.
Sebastian’s dedication to his customers, matched with the powerhouse Compass technology and service offering, allows him to streamline the process of selling and buying a home. At Compass, we have access to a national network of agents that open doors to new opportunities and quality referral relationships outside of his region.
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