Joey Portale has distinguished himself among the top real estate professionals in Silicon Valley. He joined Compass to utilize, among other things, the company’s superior tools in marketing and technology to be able to offer his clients the best resources available.

A native of Willow Glen, Joey was raised from an early age to have a strong and dedicated work ethic. He grew up immersed in the entrepreneurial spirit shown by both his grandfather, former owner of La Villa, an Italian deli in Willow Glen, as well as his father, a well-known Willow Glen contractor and business owner. The knowledge he gained from these two dedicated and successful businessmen helped to shape Joey’s impressive career in real estate.


In 2007, Joey entered the world of Real Estate Selling in San Jose – Willow Glen. Even in the challenging year of 2008, Joey earned the company’s coveted International Sterling Society honor. Since that time, Joey has written, negotiated and managed million dollar contracts. This background is unique in the industry and is a benefit to his clients in every transaction.

Today, Joey works with both buyers and sellers in Silicon Valley, representing first-time homebuyers, investors and a number of move-up buyers as well as those looking to downsize. With his real estate investments and career as a Realtor, Joey has nearly a decade of experience. He has become one of the most successful Realtors in Silicon Valley, thanks to a unique combination of dedication, commitment and personal drive.

If you are looking for someone who will negotiate hard on your behalf or market your property to achieve the highest sales price, Joey has certainly proven he is the right individual to accomplish that with countless satisfied clients.

Professional affiliations & Awards

  • International President’s Elite for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • International President’s Circle for 2014
  • Diamond Award for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
  • International Sterling Society 2008
  • Silicon Valley Association of Realtors
  • California Association of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Westgate Church Volunteer and Member


  • Sales Associate, Compass Realty, 2021-Present

  • Sales Associate, Coldwell Banker Willow Glen, 2007-2021

  • Commercial and Residential Property Owner and Manager


  • California State University at Fullerton: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
  • Valley Christian High School
  • San Jose Christian Junior High
  • Booksin Elementary