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We are local realtors specializing in residential real estate. We are fluent in short sales, REOs and of course, fair market sales. We have a combined 35 years experience in the business. Call today for your free market analysis.


We sold over 600 bank-owned homes; talk to one of our agents for our free bank pre list of homes. We have agents who specialize in short sale. Call for a free consultation. We have Spanish speaking agents in our Paso Robles Office at 2000 Spring St., 1566 West Grand Ave., Grover Beach and agents who live local in Santa Maria area. To view current MLS home for sale, please visit the site below and click property search. Thank you.


We are real estate brokerage covering the beautiful San Luis Obispo area. With Raymond & Associates, you can expect exceptional service.


My Real Estate Business Expertise in the San Luis Obispo Central Coast area of California is in assisting clients with selling and purchasing homes. I have an eye for staging and design and this helps me assist sellers in staging their homes to obtain top dollar with minimal investment. Also I advertise their property aggressively to promote it to prospective buyers and fellow colleagues. Buyers coming to area - I'm able to service in many ways weather they're looking for a home with property or a home in town. I have a lot of experience with home purchasing as I've owned many of my own properties, I have horses and understand farming and agriculture of large properties as well. I always focus on trying to obtain and negotiate the best value for my clients and look for homes that will best serve their needs. I'm honest, trustworthy and pay attention to the details in the transaction for their protection.


I have always considered myself one of those people who are extremely fortunate. I have chose my profession very carefully. Real estate has always had a place in my heart. Every day I get to help people achieve their dream homes, working with my friends, friends of friends, and other personal referrals to buy and sell residential real estate here in the Paso Robles/North County area. I also look forward to meeting new people, and building new relationships. Helping people realize their real estate dreams is my goal.

  • 3 years in business

110% attention given to all clients. Real estate isn't just our career it's our passion.


Welcome! I am a one-stop source for real estate services, serving Avila Beach, Arroyo Grande, Pismo Beach, San Luis Obispo, Shell Beach, and Northern Santa Barbara county with an emphasis on beach and coastal properties. Understanding your personal needs and goals is at the center of my dedication. Whether selling or buying real estate, I put consideration, thought, lots of effort and time into representing my clients. My clients like my honesty, integrity and ethical practices. My goal is to help you reach your goal. I look forward to discussing your real estate needs with you and assisting you.

  • 14 years in business


We offer real estate sales on the Central Coast. We have over 40 local teams of professional Realtors to help you find your dream home, or sell the one you have. Service through education is what we specialize in, to accommodate our customers.


Being a resident of San Luis Obispo County for 25 years, I have a special interest in this community and its people. Upon graduating from California Polytechnic State University in SLO in 1996 with a degree in business, I began working primarily in commercial real estate. Now, my focus has expanded to residential homes and where my expertise lies. I have a vast knowledge of the real estate business, area, and I work full-time. My perseverance and knowledge has placed me on top for the last several years as a multimillion dollar producer. I enjoy my role in making transactions as easy and worry-free as possible to both buyers and sellers. I have sold over 150 homes in San Luis Obispo County.


Buying and selling a home is one of the most significant financial decisions a person can make. With the dynamics of the real estate market and the increasingly important role of technology and the Internet, who you choose to represent you in the purchase and selling of your home is important. An excellent Realtor must have experience, knowledge, and innovation to successfully sell homes in today’s market. Joshua Miller, of RE/MAX Parkside Real Estate in Paso Robles, has been a licensed Realtor since 2004 and is a lifelong resident of the North County and resides in Paso Robles. Josh was educated in the Templeton School System and has been involved in the local construction/building industry since 1995. Josh is passionate about this ever-growing region and the future development of the area. He specializes in new construction and development along with single and multifamily housing. Josh is a member of the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce, Atascadero Chamber of Commerce, California Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, and Central Coast Region MLS. It is vitally important to be accessible to clients at all times. Communication is a huge part of a successful business relationship, and Josh is always available 24 hours a day via email, text message, or by cell phone. Josh is a full-time real estate professional and employs a full-time transaction coordinator. He dedicates his efforts to the marketing of your property using the latest technology and meeting with qualified buyers who may purchase your property.


Our mission is to maintain, support, and protect your real estate investment by conscientiously selecting tenant(s) while managing your property with accurate bookkeeping and professional service. We take care of all tenant/landlord correspondence, which allows owning investment properties hassle-free, while ensuring tenants an enjoyable living environment. Our services include the following: * Tenant placement with strict screening including credit check, nationwide criminal background check and an eviction report check * Regular property inspections, with a proactive maintenance mentality * Accurate accounting with individual accounts and up-to-date financial statements; all performed on Quickbooks * Strategic advertisement online, company website, yard signage, and weekend newspaper print * Supervision over all major repairs including gathering bids, scheduling and monitoring projects with on time completion * Networked with licensed, insured and pre-screened contractors and vendors * Serving 30-day and 3-day notices General Information about Ciano Real Estate Ciano Real Estate offers a collection of magnificent properties for sale and rent throughout the entire Central Coast of California. Together with associates, Ciano Real Estate focuses to provide the finest service to buyers, sellers, property owners and tenants and to be a respected leader and cutting-edge real estate brokerage on the Central Coast of California. Owner/Broker Frankie Ciano and Associate Ian Starkie are licensed Realtors. Together, they are active and aggressive, seeking to protect their clients through constant research, knowledge, and dedication, while working to deliver exceptional real estate services.


Real estate brokerage services, Barnes & Associates Sotheby's International Realty, on the central coast of California, San Luis Obispo County. I have over 35 years of real estate industry experience plus highest industry designations earned to serve our clients' interests best. Designations earned are: CRB (Certified Residential Brokerage Manager), CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), GRI (Graduate, Realtor Institute), SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist), and e-PRO (internet expertise). I specialize in Cambria, Morro Bay, Cayucos and Los Osos real estate. I am easy-going, educated, and experienced! DRE license #01142335.


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We have been helping clients and customers with their real estate needs since 1978 in San Luis Obispo County, California. Let my experience help you find the right property and get the right price.


I'm a broker associate handling residential and commercial real estate, short sales, foreclosure help, selling, buying, and property management. I have over 12 years of experience in the business of helping people with their desires.


California Coastal Real Estate, a boutique firm, takes great effort to understand our clients' personal needs and to help them find the right homes, in the right locales, at the right prices. Our consultative approach enables our clients to make informed decisions on what may be the most important purchase of their lives. We educate our clients about the local markets and factors that affect future resale, as well as giving them insight into a property's full potential.


Personalized service, customized to fit your needs whether you are buying or selling a home. Before I a became a professional real estate agent, I owned a residential construction company for ten years. Customer satisfaction is the most important part of any business.


Nicolette has been in the real estate business since 1999. She started off working in the mortgage industry, and then made the transition into full-time real estate sales. She brings a strong work ethic and years of knowledge of the industry to everything that she does.


Nda & Associates is a real estate investment and mortgage note brokering firm specializing in the purchase of foreclosed, dilapidated and vacant homes that are remodeled and then sold at current market prices. Our expertise and experience allows us to purchase each property at the best possible price, ensuring our investors a fair return on their investment for each property sold. This expertise and experience allows us to work with delinquent and over extended homeowners, struggling to remain in homes they can no longer afford, a fair and easy way out from under the mortgage they can no longer maintain so they may keep their dignity and self-respect in tact. We have the ability to work with many real estate professionals on both the buyer side and seller side to make the transaction as smooth and trouble free as possible. Hand in hand with our real estate investments is our mortgage note brokering division. NDA & Associates is a national purchaser of privately held mortgage notes for both current and delinquent mortgages on single-family and multi-family properties as well as commercial and multi-use properties. We provide the mortgage holder (seller) cash upfront for the mortgage (either a full purchase or partial purchase) note they currently hold, allowing them to take advantage of investment opportunities, pay off bills, pay a child's tuition or take that much deferred family vacation.


I am a California real estate broker and realtor in Cambria and California's scenic central coast. My services include: - Residential Homes - Short Sale Expert - REO Broker - Commercial and income property, vacation rentals - Ranch land CA DRE Broker #00940863 DRE#01029914

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What does a real estate agent do?

Real estate agents help their clients buy, sell, and rent commercial and residential properties. There are also real estate agents that sell industrial and agricultural real estate, but the majority sell residential properties. To become a real estate agent, you must be at least 18 years old, successfully complete real estate courses, and pass a real estate exam. Be sure to check for any required licensing, too. Often real estate agents will earn 5 percent to 6 percent of the total home sale price for their work in representing their client. Typically this commission is split equally between the buyer’s agent and the seller’s agent. Here is an overview of what a real estate agent does, according to the United States Department of Labor:

  • Represent clients who are looking to buy, sell and rent properties.
  • Stay knowledgeable about regional real estate prices, mortgages, market conditions and related information, and advise clients accordingly.  
  • Determine competitive market prices by comparing properties.
  • Create and publicize lists of properties for sale, including details such as location and features.
  • Market properties through advertisements, open houses and listing services.
  • Show prospective buyers or renters properties.
  • Present purchase offers to sellers for consideration.
  • Mediate negotiations between buyer and seller.
  • Ensure that all terms of purchase contracts are met.
  • Prepare documents, such as loyalty contracts, purchase agreements and deeds.

What's the difference between a real estate broker and an agent?

Real estate agents and real estate brokers both help clients buy, sell, and rent residential and commercial properties. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, real estate brokers are licensed to manage their own real estate businesses. Real estate agents cannot have their own real estate office and must work under a broker. Real estate brokers often have real estate firms and employ real estate agents. Those real estate agents may be employees of the firm, or they may work on contract and earn part of any commission they bring into the firm.

If you are a homeowner ready to sell or a buyer in the market for a new home, either a real estate broker or a real estate agent can help you achieve your goal. What is more important than their title is their track record and client success stories. When interviewing real estate agents or brokers to help you buy or sell a home, ask about their recent sales history as compared with the original listing prices. If you’re selling a home, ask how they would market your home and what price they would list it at. Whether you hire an agent or broker, you want a professional who will have your best interests at heart.

What should you look for in a real estate agent?

When you’re hiring a real estate agent you want to find a qualified pro who can negotiate the best deal for your home — whether you’re buying or selling. Reading reviews will help you weed out obvious bad operators; you want to work with someone who treats their clients with fairness and respect. That said, you also want someone who can play hardball and maximize your real estate deal. Ask for references from recent clients, and be sure to call them.

Experts encourage you to interview more than one prospective real estate agent before hiring. A home sale or home purchase is a big deal — sometimes the biggest deal in a person’s life — and you want to find an agent who will work hard for you. In today’s market, having a real estate agent who is social media savvy and has an attractive online presence is critical. Ask the agent how they plan to market your house. Review their listings, and ask yourself if they have professional photos with homes that are professionally staged. If the answer is no, they might not have the marketing savvy you’re looking for. Ask what price they would list your house at and why. Pay attention to how they communicate with you during your initial interviewing phase. Are they too busy to respond for several days? Are they clear and helpful? This information is a clue to how they’ll engage during the entire process.

What do real estate agents charge?

Real estate agents typically don’t charge a set rate to their clients, but rather earn a commission on the price of the final home sale. In traditional real estate, there is a buyer’s agent and a seller’s agent. The two agents receive 5 percent to 6 percent of the final home sale price and split it evenly, meaning they each earn roughly 2.5 percent to 3 percent of the total home sale. If you are a home seller, you may have fees associated with the sale that are above and beyond the commission the agents earn. The real estate agent may have you pay marketing fees, MLS fees, early cancellation fees, or more. Always ask pricing details before signing a contract so you clearly understand your financial obligations. Here are some of the average (and common) costs that can arise when selling a home:

  • Home inspection: $200-$350 or more, depending on region.
  • Home appraisal: $250-$400 or more, depending on region.
  • Professional real estate photography: $275-$550 or more, depending on photographer, square footage of house, and special requests like sunset shots.
  • Closing costs: Often split between the seller and buyer. An average range for the buyer to pay is between 3 percent and 4 percent, with the seller paying a lower fee at 1 percent to 3 percent of the home’s price.
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