About

Meet The Team

Based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and led by founder Ray Tran, The Philly Homes has grown to become one of the fastest-growing residential real estate firms in the United States. We began with a vision to build a firm that focuses on creating tremendous value for every employee, vendor, partner, and tenant that comes into contact with our company. We believe in finding the “Win-Win” for everyone we associate with, from our tenants to our investors.

Our vision has only become stronger since our founding in 2015. We’ve invested countless hours and capital into building our amazing team that our investors and clients deserve. Our continuing success is the product of dedicated teamwork that prioritizes investor interests.

We are uniquely equipped to provide our investor-partners with wonderful investment opportunities and top-notch service. We offer our tenants access to exceptional markets. And we’re excited to be able to offer our team limitless career advancement and earning opportunities.

Meet The Team

Our Agents

Ray Tran

Licensed Broker in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware

Ray is a Philly native with over 8 years of experience in the real estate industry. He specializes in helping first time homebuyers, sellers and investors get what they want. With a passion for the growing city, Ray possesses an in-depth knowledge of the market and community, along with a high caliber professional network for everything ranging from lending needs to contractors. Whether you are moving into the city for the first time, looking to relocate, or seeking some passive cash flow investments, Ray is ready to help you achieve your real estate needs!

Education: University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School
Areas Covered: Philadelphia and surrounding counties South Jersey and surrounding counties
Languages Spoken: Cantonese, English, Vietnamese

Vincent Yuan

Associate Broker

As a real estate professional, I work towards going above and beyond in serving my customers.  My number one goal when working with new clients is understanding what type of property you are looking for! My strengths as an agent are my ability to observe what my client’s needs are and listening to their wants in order to assist them. I was born in Shenzhen, China and moved to Philadelphia when I was 10 years old. My passion for real estate began during my sophomore year at Temple University while attending an internship at a real estate company. I then began my career in real estate. The greatest satisfaction in my career comes from helping to find the right property for the right client.

Ashton-Paige Stiles

Operations Manager | Licensed in Pennsylvania

As the Operations Manager at The Philly Homes, Ashton surrounds herself in all areas of the business. She is someone who likes to accomplish the most and get things done efficiently! She enjoys providing all clients, and employees with exceptional service and positive vibes. Ashton strives to obtain the correct answers for you as fast as possible, and if not will direct you to the right person! For being in charge of daily operations she monitors what is happening throughout the company as well as developing the best systems to make operations run smoothly. In her spare time Ashton enjoys spending time with her family and friends and exploring all the city has to offer.

Hien (IAN) Nguyen

Licensed in Pennsylvania & Delaware

Growing up in Philadelphia & the surrounding suburbs Hien has gained extensive knowledge
about the Philadelphia & Suburban real estate market. While being a beginning part of the
growing real estate company The Philly Homes since 2019, he has used his excellent
communication skills to help clients achieve their goals. Prior to becoming a real estate agent,
He worked as a manufacturing general manager, where he spent time communicating and
instructing a wide range of personnel. He has taken what he learned as a manger and applied it
to being an excellent communicator for his clients as well as the team. He takes great pride in
his client’s satisfaction of the work provided to them. This shows through our numerous positive
reviews on Google & Zillow. Outside of real estate he enjoys making delicious food. When he
prepares a dish that people enjoy, it brings a sense of pride that he can share his passion with
others.

Huy Trinh

Licensed in Pennsylvania

I have lived in Philly for over 25 years and have a plethora of knowledge in regard to the city and its surroundings. I have a long record of successfully helping my clients from all different backgrounds with their real estate acquisitions. Outside of real estate, I enjoy the peace and tranquility that nature has to offer. 

Nguyet Le

Licensed in Pennsylvania

I am currently a real estate agent in the state of Pennsylvania. As a real estate professional, I strive to provide quality service to every individual I interact with.  I also aspire to build everlasting relationships with my clients by valuing the trust you place in my hands. I push myself every day to exceed your expectations. I consistently prove my passion for real estate to my client’s throughs apparent excellent communication skills and a warm and friendly approach.

Vy Trinh

Licensed in Pennsylvania

With in-depth knowledge of the Philadelphia market and its surrounding counties, Vy’s can do attitude and meticulous nature is well known for identifying each client’s needs and desires, and adeptly guiding them to their real estate aspirations.

Raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Vy understands and appreciates the many unique benefits of the metropolitan’s culture, restaurants, and unparalleled growth. She grew up on watching HGTV, and was particularly inspired by the show Flip or Flip, where run down homes were completely remodeled.

Vy has an uncanny ability to eke out the potential in homes, where it be a million-dollar estate or a home that is a “diamond in the rough.” Her love of going on the journey with each client’s home journey makes her a trusted companion. She takes pride in helping each and every client achieve the American dream.

In her spare time, Vy enjoys trying new cuisines, hiking, and spending time with her family and 2 pet parrots, Mango and Kiwi. Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned investor, experience Vy’s expertise by contacting her.

Tim Dinh

Tim Dinh

Licensed in Pennsylvania

No surprise, no pressure, let's get it done!

As a Philadelphia native I grew up in Upper Darby, PA. I attended Temple University and received my Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. In the beginning of finding my career path, I worked as a chemist, engineer, and eventually moved on to doing B2B, D2D, and retail sales for the next 7 years. I then made the decision to transition into Real Estate to give myself more autonomy and freedom. Through my experiences in a variety of fields, I have learned to always put my clients first! As a real estate professional, I pride myself on always being upfront and honest my clients regarding what needs to be done.

Haley Cichonski

Licensed in Pennsylvania

I have always had a passion for the real estate industry. I have enjoyed building a business around the real estate and surrounding myself with people who have similar mindset and interest. This benefit has allowed be to see great success so far in my career. In my spare time Im currently renovating by 1930’s multifamily home while simultaneously building my design business Haley’s Homes!

Gil Del Valle

Licensed in New Jersey & Delaware

With 20 + years of customer, sales and human service experience, I specialize in listing homes for sale, and working with buyers to find the right home at the right price. Based in the South Jersey area, I focus on my community relationships to serve my clients. I have done business throughout the Philadelphia region, Mercer County and Southern New Jersey with emphasis on Camden, Burlington and Gloucester Counties. Recently relocated to Wilmington, DE I have spent the last few years broadening and expanding my business to New Castle County Delaware. If you are selling a home in South Jersey or Delaware, I will provide a free evaluation and discuss all strategies without any hassle or obligations. If you are buying a home, I will discuss key items like location, budget, timeline, schools and work around your schedule to provide excellent service.

Lindsey Kuhl

Licensed in Pennsylvania

I am originally from Long Island, New York. I studied psychology and mental health counseling obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and a Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling.  After completing my schooling, I discovered my passion for Real Estate and helping clients find their dream homes. My academic background helps me listen to clients’ needs and work with them through the process of finding and purchasing a home stress-free! In my free time I enjoy spending my time painting, hiking and baking!

Christian Nwigwe

Licensed in Pennsylvania

Christian joined the Philly Homes in 2021 after a brief stint at KW. He loves helping both first time and experienced home buyers and sellers achieve their real estate goals. Christian holds a BA in Economics from Yale University.

Han Zheng

Buying or selling a home is a life-changing experience. As a real estate professional, I am dedicated to the needs of my clients.  I value honesty, integrity, and reliability.  Raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia and now living in the city, I am familiar with the housing market to help you buy or sell a property for the right price. I have built my entire career on serving others. Growing up, I worked as a restaurant server for many years.  After completing medical school at Temple University, I am now practicing as an Emergency Medicine Physician.  During my free time, I enjoy biking, attending Eagles and Phillies games, and playing pickleball. 

Wen Huynh

Licensed in Pennsylvania

I was born in Vietnam to Chinese and Cambodian parents who are refugees.  My family immigrated to the USA with nothing to their name. I currently work as a software developer during the day, and spend my free time searching for high return rental properties to fund an early retirement. In the real estate industry, my main focus is being a rental property investor who focuses on high cap rate multi-family homes. When not working I enjoy rock climbing, snowboarding, traveling, cooking, board games, and teaching. 

Brian Weney

Licensed in Pennsylvania

GO BIRDS!!! As a Philadelphia native Brian has spent his entire life familiarized himself with all of the different neighborhoods, cultures and lifestyles the city has to offer. Being a Philly sports enthusiast has allowed him to develop a deep love for the great city of Philadelphia! In Brian’s early career path I worked as a production manager for 15 plus years. He set up production lines and warehouses in two different countries, including moving a manufacturing plant to India. He was also a Bartender at the Philadelphia International airport for seven years. Most of his working life has been spent managing or serving people. He finally chose real estate as a third and final career path. Working in real estate allows him to meet and work with new people and provide services in finding a forever home. He also enjoys assisting people in finding the rental property that is best suited for their needs. When Brian has down time he enjoys traveling, especially to foreign countries, and meeting new people. South East Asia’s culture and cuisine are some of his favorite spots. He met his wife while vacationing in Vietnam and has returned been back four times. Brian is true to his city and a diehard Philly sports fan!

Kayla Polanco

Licensed in Pennsylvania

Hi! I am Kayla Polanco, a first-generation young Dominican American. I am very passionate about educating people of color and the Latino community on the process of becoming a homeowner. I specialize in helping people become financially smart. Having experienced first-hand the amount of work these communities must do in order to gain the comfort they deserve gives me all the motivation I need to use my knowledge and resources to help others succeed. Enthusiasm, determination and integrity are just a few words to describe what you will receive when working with me on all of your real estate needs. I personally make it my mission to actively listen to your needs and wants and will not stop until we can make it happen! When I am not working, I spend my time traveling to different countries and I also enjoy painting!

Karen Ehrlich

Karen Ehrlich

Licensed in Pennsylvania

With 17+ years of experience in many different aspects of the real estate industry, I have in-depth knowledge of the greater Philadelphia area, and all that it has to offer. As an avid investor in real estate within the city of Philadelphia, I have specific interest in vacant lots and finding their potential!

I am also a proud mom to an energetic 7 year old girl! In my spare time, I love checking out the local food scene, and spending time with my family and friends.