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Chris and Andrea Murray
RE/MAX Empire Properties
About Chris and Andrea

The Murray Team has been selling homes in Southern California since the 1980s and now have grown in size and geographical coverage spanning from the waters of the Greater South Bay to the Deserts of Palm Springs. Having SOLD over 100 homes each of the last 17 years, no one has come close to the levels of production in units sold. The Murray Team provides a level of experience and skill that is simply unrivaled. Coming from a team of real estate agents with over 3,000 homes sold and decades of experience, Chris Murray leads a balanced Californian life. Chris is a sports fanatic and also enjoys travelling. Chris Murray was born in Long Island, New York. He moved to Southern California in the mid-1980s where he has lived ever since. Before selling real estate, Chris was a world class martial artist. While teaching martial arts for over 6 years, his school won 3 national championships. After winning back to back national championships, Chris decided in late 2000 that it was time to get his real estate license. While studying to become a real estate agent, Chris worked for The Mike Ferry Organization, the top real estate training organization in the world. It was there that Chris fine-tuned the skills necessary to be competitive and efficient in a real estate market flooded with agents. Andrea Murray, the daughter of a Vietnam Veteran, comes from a family with a strong military history. Andrea was born and raised in Southern California where she has lived her entire life. Andrea is a sports fanatic, loves to travel and loves the beach. Before Selling real estate, Andrea was top of her class at the Huntington Beach Police Academy while majoring in Criminal Justice. While studying to become a real estate agent, Andrea Murray worked for the Murray team as an assistant. It was during this time that she learned the ins and outs of real estate allowing her to hit the ground running when she became licensed in 2005.

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Single Family Home Transactions
1.8k
Townhome Transactions
7
Condo Transactions
32
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Simple Sale Specialist 2020
  • HomeLight Home Loans Specialist 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Jordan Bennett
Keller Williams Realty
About Jordan

Jordan Bennett is a real estate agent with Keller Williams Realty in Orange County, California and has been in the real estate business for 10 years. Jordan services clients through Orange County. HomeLight ranks Jordan as one of the top 1% of agents for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 10% of agents who sell homes fast. Our database shows that Jordan has completed 431 transactions since 2010, representing the buyer in 50% of those transactions and the seller in 50% of them. Jordan has been most prolific in South Orange County.

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"Jordan Bennet and Team: The service I received with Jordan and his Team is a prime example of why..."

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Condo Transactions
220
Townhome Transactions
27
Single Family Home Transactions
410
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Elaine Stewart
RE/MAX Desert Properties - Palm Desert
About Elaine

Elaine is currently the #1 Individual RE/MAX Agent in the entire Coachella Valley for the last 10 years . Elaine's coverage area includes La Quinta, Indian Wells, Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage, and Palm Springs as well as surrounding cities. Elaine Stewart has been a licensed real estate agent in California for 27 years. HomeLight ranks Elaine as one of the top 6% of agents in La Quinta for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 5% of agents for condos. HomeLight awarded Elaine Stewart the "Best of HomeLight 2018 award" HomeLight ran the numbers on Real Estate agents across the country and Elaine was in the top 5% of agents in the Coachella Valley area. HomeLight has information on 117 of Elaine's transactions since 2009, 49 of which were in the past two years. Elaine typically represents the buyer (53% of the time), but has also completed 54 seller transactions during this period. Elaine Stewart was recently awarded the RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement Award. The RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement Award honors highly successful agents who have 100 million in sales and over seven or more years of service with RE/MAX. Elaine was in the RE/MAX Top 100 Residential Sales Agents, out of over 55,000 Agents from September of 2013 to September of 2014. Elaine is also a member of the RE/MAX Platinum Club and RE/MAX Hall of Fame and the RE/MAX Chairmans Club.

Condo Transactions
84
Single Family Home Transactions
280
Townhome Transactions
2
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Ryan Gaertner
HK Lane Real Estate - Palm Springs
About Ryan

Ryan Gaertner is a consistently top-producing agent and client favorite. Ryan offers unsurpassed marketing, communication and negotiating skills; in-depth, up-to-the-minute and comprehensive market knowledge; honesty, integrity and a keen eye for details. His longstanding reputation for getting results and his sophisticated yet down-to-earth approach provide discriminating clients with a distinct advantage in the purchase and sale of prestigious properties. Since 2003, the name Ryan Gaertner has been synonymous with fine real estate in the esteemed communities of Palm Desert, Indian Wells, Rancho Mirage, La Quinta and Palm Springs. I have always had a great interest in real estate and couldn t wait to sell my first home, Ryan says. He grew up in Palos Verdes and had an opportunity to work for Fred Sands in the desert, took the opportunity and sold his first property within his first 3 months. Over the past decade Ryan has built a stellar career representing discerning clients and high-end properties in the most coveted communities in Southern California. That unsurpassed success has been rewarded with numerous awards, recognitions and credentials including Rookie of the Year, Presidential Elite and ranking in the top 2% of all agents in the desert area. Ryan and his family enjoy life in La Quinta, where he pursues his passions for golfing, swimming and mountain biking . He actively supports St Jude s, a charity devoted to helping find cures for children with cancer and other life-threatening diseases

Single Family Home Transactions
280
Condo Transactions
31
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Bahareh Kamoei
BBS Brokers Realty
About Bahareh

Meet Bahareh, Bita and Sara Kamoei, a collaborative team of three sisters. Together, we own and operate our boutique brokerage, BBS Brokers Realty. As desert natives, we have a deep affinity for the unique desert area, lifestyle and culture. We look forward to providing you with a Better Buying and Selling experience. Our team works diligently to achieve extensive client satisfaction. We are never inconvenienced by inquiries and will do everything in our ability to make sure our clients receive prompt, professional, and personalized service. Our effective negotiation and communication skills produce positive outcomes and as a result, most of our clients come to us as referrals. By staying up to date with the latest technology, we are able to provide innovative approaches to the current real estate market. In our free time, we enjoy giving back to the community and have our own scholarship fund where we assist local students pursue higher education. A portion of our sales go towards our BBS Brokers Realty scholarship fund. Our commitment to our clients has allowed us to become a top producing team in the Coachella Valley. We have been published nationwide on platforms such as REALTOR Magazine and Inman. The publications we have been featured in assure our clients they are working with a reputable team. Please feel free to read more about us and our company's publications: "A Real Estate Sister Act" by REALTOR® Magazine, "Young sisters' brokerage succeeds with fierce client loyalty" by Inman News, "THREE LOCAL SISTERS GIVING BACK TO DESERVING STUDENTS" by NBC News Palm Springs. Whether you want to buy or sell, we look forward to assisting you with a Better Buying and Selling experience.

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Single Family Home Transactions
400
Condo Transactions
65
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • HomeLight Home Loans Specialist 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
  • Cash Close Specialist 2020
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Kurt & Sylvia Gaffney
Desert Sands Realty
About Kurt & Sylvia

Kurt and Sylvia Gaffney have been working within the Real Estate Industry for over 50 years combined. With a passion to support and assist in the positive growth of their community, in addition to their devotion to integrity and good business, Kurt and Sylvia have both cultivated an honest and kind hearted reputation within the Coachella Valley. With a commitment to hard work and a love for their career, Kurt and Sylvia have always performed consistently above many of their peers. In September, 2010, Kurt and Sylvia Gaffney were earnestly selected by a CA HUD Asset Management Company to facilitate the sale of HUD owned homes within three southern California counties. Acknowledging that this region consisted of almost 40,000 square miles and that the oversight and successful sale of these HUD Homes would require a greater presence than just the two of them, Team Gaffney was formed. Since the onset of their relationship in 2010 Team Gaffney has successfully sold over 400 homes, both HUD homes and direct sales, in Southern California. Recognized as the Top Listing Team in 2011, 2012 and 2013 by KW Realty in addition to be recognized by REAL Trends as one of the Top 50 National Real Estate Teams in 2013 for most transactions closed, 134, Team Gaffney continues to be honored and recognized by the real estate community for their many awards and achievements. Most importantly, and regardless of the recognition, Team Gaffney remains true to its passion for the residential real estate industry and its primary goal of putting its client’s needs 1st.

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"We are very thankful for the teamwork of Kurt and Sylvia Gaffney for the sale and purchase of our ho..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
290
Condo Transactions
30
Townhome Transactions
1
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Gregory Albert
Keller Williams Realty
About Gregory

With over 300 transactions and nearly 100 million of sales in the past few years, Gregory Albert is one of the leading real estate agent in the Coachella Valley. His belief is that integrity, dedication and honesty are paramount in all transactions. Gregory Albert has been a resident of the Palm Springs area for the past twenty four years. He was born and educated in Paris, France. His international background and his professional experience in the Art and Design world gave him an advantage of knowledge to not only interior and exterior architecture, staging, but also the mindset of taking care of each client for their personal taste, desires and needs. He offers a keen understanding of the market and exceptional acumen for sales and negotiation and a unique ability to work well with all parties involved—buyer, seller, developer or broker and to identify with their needs. Gregory is committed to providing his clients with the most innovative marketing approach along with the detailed care and supervision for each transaction to ensure the best protection for his clients. He specializes in residential properties ranging from condominiums to luxury estates throughout the Coachella Valley and reaching around the world through an extensive network of real estate partners. He chose Keller Williams Realty in Palm Springs for their ability to set themselves apart from other companies by providing the best in marketing, advertising, and customer service to you as his client. Gregory Albert supports many local charities and is an avid reader of art, design and history books when he is not actively selling real estate. Gregory's coverage area includes Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Cathedral City and Indian Wells.

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"My experience with Gregory Albert was exceptional. He is thoroughly professional, extremely knowledg..."

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Condo Transactions
160
Townhome Transactions
5
Single Family Home Transactions
120
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • HomeLight Home Loans Specialist 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Cleo Vazquez
Fathom Realty Group
About Cleo

Thank you for reading my profile. I am looking forward to meeting you! if you are selling, relocating or investing I would like to help!. Living in the Coachella Valley is great places to raise a family with many family parks and large homes to choose from. Real Estate Professional with 24 years experience. My specialties are, representing sellers, relocation and consulting.Having the right real estate agent means having an agent who is committed to helping you buy or sell your home with the highest level of expertise in your local market. This means also to help you in understanding each step of the buying or selling process. This commitment level has helped me build a remarkable track record of delivering results.

Single Family Home Transactions
190
Condo Transactions
12
Townhome Transactions
1
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Justin Tye
Active Realty
About Justin

My name is Justin Tye and I am the broker/team lead for Active Realty, Inc. Thank you so much for the opportunity to help you with your real estate needs. We have one goal in mind, providing the best customer experience possible! We offer a custom tailored approach and use the latest technology to providing maximum options, education, and training to both our clients and agents to provide the very best in custom service and experience, and we always strive to be better. We will give you the guidance and support that is needed throughout your entire buying or selling experience. We use a team approach to provide the best results in buying and selling homes. Please give us a call. No one will work harder for you than us! Put our team's skills to work for you. In this challenging market, the right agent, resources, and technology do make a difference! Hope to hear from you soon!

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Single Family Home Transactions
1.5k
Condo Transactions
180
Townhome Transactions
24
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Fredy Rodriguez, CRS, GRI
Fathom Realty Group
About Fredy

Choosing the right real estate agent is the first step in purchasing or selling a home. When it comes to deciding on an agent to work with, it's all about the details. From suggesting mortgage lenders to explaining signing papers, I am here to make this normally daunting experience a smooth and successful transaction. My goal is to assist you in finding that perfect home. Whether you want a big backyard or a 3-car garage I will find you that special property. And my experience will ensure that you are satisfied. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns about current listings, financing options, the market in general, or any other way I may be of service to you. I look forward to working with you and fulfilling all of your real estate needs. I have the Credentials and Certifications to guide you: CRS, Council Of Real Estate Specialist GRI, Graduate, Realtor Institute SFR, Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource Certification RSPS, Resort & Second-Home Property Specialist CBPS, Certified Broker Price Specialist Five Star Institute, REO Certified Five Star Institute, Short Sale Certified Five Star Institute, Lease To Own Certified FORCE, Federation Of REO Certified Expert E-PRO Certified HAFA Certified Probate Certified Specialist NAHREP, National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Life and Health Insurance Lincensee RES.NET Ceritified.

Single Family Home Transactions
230
Townhome Transactions
1
Condo Transactions
10
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • HomeLight Home Loans Specialist 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Why you need a top real estate agent in Palm Desert, CA

There are 4,033 real estate agents in Palm Desert, CA right now. Properties are listed for 99 days on average. The difference in time spent on the market in Palm Desert, CA for top agents is 49.4 less than the time an average agent spends on a given housing transaction.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller’s agents, when compared again the average real estate agent in Palm Desert, sell 1.8x the number of homes and sell them 49.4 days faster.

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Top Buyer's Agents

The top real estate agents in Palm Desert help buy 1.8x more homes than average agents in the same area. Top agents, on average, also save home buyers $105,775 during the buying process.

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Meet top real estate agents who focus on these Palm Desert neighborhoods

South Palm Desert

Active Agents424
Time on Market118
Avg. Sale Price$468,996

Palma Village Groves

Active Agents305
Time on Market103
Avg. Sale Price$278,891

Shadow Mountain Golf Estates

Active Agents125
Time on Market120
Avg. Sale Price$314,832

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