About

Dean is a high energy professional focused on delivering impeccable service, unparalleled local market knowledge, extensive negotiation strategies and most of all, integrity. Buyers and sellers appreciate his persistence, quality communication, accessibility, dedicated expertise and work ethic that delivers results, not excuses. The new market brings many challenges and you need a new breed of REALTOR® with comprehensive knowledge of the changing landscape along with investment strategies to succeed. Dean is the one you can trust to make your real estate dreams come true. It’s no more business as usual!

Dean is in the top 25 of all agents in Orange County. With over $500 million of successfully closed transactions in the last eight years, he has surpassed expectations of more than 300 loyal clients with proven results. Having toured more than 3000 homes, he has deep market knowledge and extensive experience with distressed properties to make sure you get the best deal and opportunity.

In addition to extensive real estate experience, Dean has over 20 years in corporate marketing/management, including CEO and part owner of two large international consumer products companies. This entrepreneurial experience is invaluable when structuring complex transactions, financing, marketing plans, problem solving or strategic negotiation.

Background

Dean relocated from Boulder, Colorado to Laguna Beach in 1986 and has extensive market knowledge of Orange County’s coastal communities.  He has personally owned more than 15 residential and income properties throughout Orange County and has a comprehensive background in remodeling, design, property management and income property.  His extensive resource list of qualified professionals is invaluable to clients wishing to transform a property into their dream home. In addition, his analytical approach to real estate investing and in depth knowledge of financing options provides exceptional value to his clients.  Dean has a degree in Marketing and Finance from the University of Colorado in Boulder.


Dean is always looking out for his client’s best interests and understands the importance of making the right investment for the right reason at the right place and time.  In this market it’s all about delivering the best value and being able to take advantage of the market opportunities. He knows how to identify these opportunities and navigate high stakes transactions.


Most importantly, Dean takes the time to listen to the client’s needs and emphasizes the relationship with his clients over the transaction itself.  His 100% commitment and respect for the client’s needs is unquestioned and his primary goal is to surpass your expectations with the best overall real estate experience of your lifetime.


Nothing short of 100% customer satisfaction is acceptable. Purchasing a home is most important investment in your life and this is not a race. It's all about patience and watching the market to find the right home at the right price!

See the difference a passionate, professional Realtor can make!

Awards


  • Over $500 million closed transactions 2007-2014

  • Ranked #9 Agent in all of Orange County 2014

  • Ranked #3 Agent in Newport Beach, Newport Coast and Corona del Mar 2014

  • #1 at First Team in Sales Volume 2014 and 2012

  • First Team- Top 2 Agent Volume 2010, 2011, 2013

  • Hall of Fame Sapphire Medallion Winner 2007, 2008,2009, 2010, 2011,2012

  • Hall of Fame Diamond Medallion Winner 2014, 2013