About Matthew

Real Estate Broker, Coach, Podcast Host & Speaker

From High-Tech to Real Estate Visionary

In the heart of San Francisco, a city celebrated for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge and pioneering spirit, Matthew Ma has been redefining the real estate landscape. His journey from a seasoned technology and cybersecurity expert to the Founder and CEO of Avant Real Estate Group and Avant Asset Management is a testament to innovation, passion, and an unwavering commitment to excellence. Matthew's story is not just about building companies; it's about igniting a movement that empowers individuals to achieve their dreams through real estate.

The Journey Begins

Matthew’s professional journey began in technology and cybersecurity, where he excelled as a Sr. Technical Support Engineer at AXWAY. His knack for solving complex problems earned him the title of Most Valuable Player. He also made significant impacts at H5 Technologies, Informatica Corp., and Nuance Communications, honing his skills in systems analysis and IT support, and laying a solid foundation for his innovative approach to real estate.

A Visionary Leap into Real Estate

In 2007, Matthew transitioned into real estate, bringing a vision to revolutionize the industry. By 2014, he founded Avant Real Estate Group, leveraging technology to enhance client service and achieve remarkable success in buying, selling, and investing in real estate. His venture into real estate syndication with Avant Asset Management further exemplified his commitment to helping clients build wealth passively, offering a gateway to financial freedom.

A Defining Moment

At 25, buying his first house in San Francisco was a personal achievement and a revelation that ignited his passion for real estate. This experience laid the foundation for his future endeavors, driving him to seek innovative solutions and empower others on their real estate journeys.

Empowering Through Education and Collaboration

In 2021, Matthew launched Agent Hustle Network, embodying his mission to foster growth, collaboration, and success within the real estate community. This platform serves as a beacon for agents, teams, and brokerages, guiding them toward exponential growth and redefining what it means to succeed in real estate.

Personal Life: A Foundation of Love and Family

At the core of Matthew’s journey is his family. Married to Yolanda Ma, his high school admiration turned life partner, they share a life filled with love, laughter, and the joy of raising two children in San Francisco. Matthew’s story is one of passion, perseverance, and the power of dreams—a narrative that continues to inspire and impact the world of real estate and beyond.