We Keep You Moving Forward


All our brokers are REALTORS.  Members of the National Association of REALTORS.


Rafael Alvarado

Owner and  Designated Managing Broker

of Shield Real Estate

Rafael Alvarado


Over 30 years in the Real Estate Profession

Rafael has trained and mentored over 650 agents in his career. 

Those agents have grown to be Business owners,

Leaders, Educators and advocates for the Real Estate profession and their neighborhoods.  

 Well known for his training and advocacy of education for agents to provide the best service possible.


Has managed Award winning Real Estate offices

for over 20 years.

Also known for humanitarian duties to communities he serves.

He has served as a Board of Directors for:

Chicago Association of Realtors 

National Association of Hispanic

Real Estate Professionals in Chicago N.A.H.R.E.P.

Chicago Puerto Rico Lions Club

Shield Real Estate

 Real Estate company in Chicago Southwest side.

Founded in 2016

by Managing Broker/Owner 

 Rafael Alvarado

Residential and Commercial Real Estate 

Collectively with our team over

130 years of experience in Real Estate.

Our Vision Statement

Be a source to empower

buyers and sellers through

education, guidance and resources

to make an informed decision of their home and or investments.