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Top San Diego real estate agents

San Diego, CA has gorgeous beaches, picturesque vistas, and a huge inventory of real estate agents (17,920) and homes for sale. Finding a good agent and your surfer’s paradise in that massive pool could be tough. Luckily, HomeLight can match you with real estate agents in the top 3% of performers who, on average, sell 1.5x faster and for 5.7% more money.

"We have not listed or sold a home in 42 years and so we had no clue where to turn for a good Realtor...We interviewed two of the names of Realtors that Home Light provided and were so happy to find someone that went above and beyond what we expected."

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Why you need a top real estate agent in San Diego, CA

To find your dream shack in the sun and surf of San Diego, you need a top agent. Top agents have sold 1.8x more Spanish style cottages and beach front condos in their careers than average agents. While average agents move properties off the market in 77 days, top agents can sell 1.8x faster. Top sellers agents could make you 5.7% more to put towards a boat. Top buyer’s agents may save you 7.2% more on that La Jolla cliff-side bungalow so that you can own your favorite taco truck.

Top Seller's Agents

Though homes in San Diego tend to sell for under asking, a top San Diego real estate agent sells for 103.4% of the list price. That’s $25,473 dollars you can spend on renovating your new home or on one of the (not) haunted rooms at the Hotel del Coronado. Just think about that sunrise!

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Top Buyer's Agents

Top buyer’s agents can save you an average of $53,693 more than average agents. The best buyer’s agents in San Diego have worked 1.8x as many properties in their careers than average agents. When you find a gem among the 4,608 San Diego listings, a top buyer’s agent might save you $88,747 on the purchase.

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Meet top real estate agents who focus on these San Diego neighborhoods

La Jolla

Active Agents1,225
Time on Market98
Avg. Sale Price$1,393,227

La Jolla is a small town on a cliff. Look out over clear, turquoise water while the wind whips. Downtown La Jolla has an array of small coffee shops and restaurants that add to the friendly local atmosphere. Expect to climb up and down hills to get the most of this picturesque area. La Jolla is ideal for families who want upscale beach living and don’t mind the commute.

Pacific Beach

Active Agents2,667
Time on Market91
Avg. Sale Price$690,029

Pacific Beach connects to Mission Beach on San Diego’s Northwest side. Filled with Sand and shops and laid back residents, PB is walkable and ideal for beach-front dining. Pacific Beach is the place for the beach-lover who wants a home with great Airbnb rental income potential. Amazing weather, great food and surf, Pacific beach is outdoor San Diego living at its best.

Old Town

Active Agents138
Time on Market89
Avg. Sale Price$636,690

Old fashioned and quaint, Old Town San Diego lives up to its name. Dining options are all close by, as is park space and easy access to the freeway. A train station and historic park complete its old-timey slow paced feel. Old Town is speckled with low single family homes and apartment complexes for families and busy commuters who want some peace and quiet.

"HomeLight was very helpful in narrowing down the field of Realtors to choose from and importantly, giving an idea of the data and methodology behind the recommendations so I could feel confident in them."

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"The quality of the real estate agent that HomeLight referred me to was exceptional. As a first time seller, I knew nothing about the real estate market, and this referral walked me through every aspect of the process."

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"...We found HomeLight, searched for agents with experience, and connected with our agent in one day. She helped us snag a property in a competitive part of town, largely due to her relationships in the area."

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