A top tourist destination, Santa Clarita is a hub for businesses and employees taking advantage of its thriving economy. With a huge number of attractions, including amusement parks, the city is known as the “Thrill Capital of the World.” People move to Santa Clarita for the high standard of living it provides, particularly for growing families. According to Redfin, the median home price is currently $728,000, up 2.4% from the previous year. With properties snapped up in as little as 15 days, and less than 100 available, the climate is very seller-friendly. We’ve listed the best Realtors in the area to help get you the right deal.
18. Jerod Mayer, RE/MAX of Santa Clarita
Jerod Mayer is an expert in selling single-family homes. Born and raised in the Santa Clarita Valley, he has seen the area undergo significant expansion over time. Jerod focused on becoming a Realtor after first owning and running a small business. In order to pursue California Trustee Sales, he’s become HUD Home Certified and has established an investment company with his team. This has given Jerod first-hand expertise in the market. He aspires to be the most well-rounded agent in all areas because he wants to build and maintain long-lasting relationships with his clients.
17. John Karabian, Team Karabian
Having spent his entire life in Los Angeles County, John Karabian is very familiar with the region, particularly the Santa Clarita, San Fernando, and San Gabriel Valleys. He has over 15 years of experience in the real estate and mortgage industries. As leader of the JHK Realty Group, John has extensive knowledge of purchasing, selling, financing, appraising, and property management. He takes great satisfaction in understanding the desires of his clients and engaging them so they are empowered participants in the process. John earned his degree in business management from California State University, Northridge.
16. Randy Plaice, Randy Plaice & Associates
As the team leader of Randy Plaice & Associates, Randy Plaice is in charge of all parts of the listing process. Additionally, he negotiates every transaction for both buyers and sellers. Randy collaborates with the rest of the administrative and marketing staff to ensure that escrow is seamless and stress-free. In order to best serve you, his team of acquisition specialists sets appointments to give home tours and get a clear understanding of your unique situation. With the group working together, you benefit from the strengths of each individual agent.
15. Tamar House, Team House Real Estate, Inc.
From 2014 to 2016, Tamar House presided over the Santa Clarita Valley Women’s Council of Realtors. After 13 fruitful years as a broker, she decided to start her own business. Today, Tamar is the proud proprietor of Cornerstone Real Estate and Team House Real Estate, two commercial property management companies. Despite being based in the Santa Clarita Valley, Team House serves clients all over Southern California, from the Antelope Valley to the San Fernando Valley to Orange County. Your goals are Team House’s first concern, and you are guaranteed to receive amiable and educated customer service.
14. Tracy Hauser, Tracy Hauser & Associates
Long before beginning her real estate career in 1986, Tracy Hauser had an excellent track record of connecting people with homes, jobs, and friends. As the founder of Tracy Hauser & Associates, she’s discovered that clients want a trusted advisor to hold their hands and gently lead them through the buying and selling process. After raising three young children on her own, Tracy was inspired to aid other single parents in need of assistance. In 2014, she was a candidate for SCV Woman of the Year. According to her Zillow reviews, Tracy is the top broker in Valencia, proving that the customer is always right.
13. Brian Melville, The Melville Team
Brian Melville has been a certified real estate broker since 2005. A RE/MAX Hall of Famer, he has also earned his firm’s Lifetime Achievement Award. In addition, Brian is a member of the Chairman’s Club and Platinum Club. He covers Santa Clarita, Castaic, Stevenson Ranch, Newhall, Canyon Country, Valencia, Saugus, Acton, and Agua Dulce. According to HomeLight, Brian is among the Top 1% of Santa Clarita agents in terms of sales. He has represented both buyers and sellers of homes worth more than $1 million. Brian earned his bachelor’s degree from California State University, Sacramento.
12. Tami Cicerello, The Cicerello Team
Tami Cicerello has been helping Santa Clarita Valley families with their real estate needs since 1989. As founder of The Cicerello Team, she offers unparalleled expertise to each of her clients. Tami makes the process as easy and fluid as she can with the aim of “exceeding your expectations.” She uses cutting-edge marketing strategies to draw qualified buyers to your house. To guarantee a timely sale, Tami offers both online and offline advertising options. She continuously monitors the action on the market and has access to hot listings thanks to her stellar reputation. Tami earned her degree in finance from California State University, Northridge.
11. Cyndi Lesinski, Cyndi Lesinski & Associates
Cyndi Lesinski is a multimillion-dollar real estate producer in Valencia and the owner of Cyndi Lesinski & Associates. Through her engaging personality and extensive resources, she cultivates deep and enduring relationships with clients. Cyndi, who was raised in rural Pennsylvania’s Amish Country after being born in California, mixes the hardworking ideals of the Midwest with the West Coast attitude. By helping people with their buying and selling goals, she’s discovered a way to put her skills to good use. To assist clients in making wise decisions, Cyndi enjoys fusing her expertise, experience, and interpersonal abilities. She graduated with honors from Youngstown State University with a social sciences degree.
10. Susan Kline, Sue Kline Team
Sue Kline has been a well-respected and top-producing real estate broker for over 13 years. As the founder and leader of The Sue Kline Team, she has represented over 600 property sales. Sue always puts her clients’ best interests first and is committed to assisting them with their individual needs. She works quickly and frequently to keep the customer informed throughout an otherwise complex process. In 2011, Sue was ranked as the #8 producer in a thriving RE/MAX office. With over 150 Five-Star reviews, she is a Zillow Premier Agent.
9. Cherrie Brown, Cherrie & Zach: Real Estate Rockstars
Cherrie Brown, one of Santa Clarita’s top Realtors, is a natural entrepreneur who is incredibly smart and ambitious. She believes in practicing what she preaches by working as long as the job requires, educating herself on a daily basis, and preparing for the day ahead each night. Cherrie, who has been licensed and selling homes since she was 18, is a young breath of fresh air in the real estate industry. She is an expert at making social connections, a cheerleader for those around her, and an advocate for forward-thinking individuals.
8. Laura Coffey, Laura Coffey & Associates
Laura Coffey provides professional real estate assistance on a personal level. She has won numerous awards for sales achievements and customer satisfaction. As the leader of Laura Coffey & Associates, she considers communication with clients to be essential, de-stressing a stressful situation by listening to their needs. With her expertise and top negotiation skills, Laura protects customers from the beginning to the end of the transaction. She recently earned the Accredited Buyer’s Representative designation, the gold standard for Realtors. Laura has acquired a well-deserved reputation for consistently delivering 5-Star service.
7. Mark Allan, Mark Allan Team
For over 35 years, Mark Allan has lived in Santa Clarita, the same city where he got married and raised his 4 children. His unmatched knowledge of the area extends to the San Fernando Valley and Ventura. Mark has experience in the mortgage banking industry and as a real estate investor, so he can relate to the majority of his clients. His professional career began in Hollywood, where he ran a post-production company for over 20 years. Mark eventually became a top-producing Realtor. He has a thorough understanding of human nature and knows exactly what it takes to close a deal.
6. Armando Padilla, The Armando & Valerie Group
Armando Padilla is a native of Southern California and has lived in Santa Clarita since 1984. In 1998, he began working in escrow services. Armando quickly learned about the entire process of a real estate transaction. He developed strong relationships with brokers and began assisting a top-producing agent in 2001. He soon struck out on his own, eventually co-founding The Armando & Valerie Group. With a passion for residential properties, Armando quickly rose to become a top-producing Realtor himself. He has established a first-rate reputation in the community and among his colleagues.
5. Michael Hrezo, The Michael Hrezo Team
After graduating from San Diego State University with an economics degree, Mike Hrezo worked in the corporate sector. In 1996, he began his real estate career and has since become one of Southern California’s top-producing agents. Over 70% of Mike’s business comes from repeat customers. Now the leader of Hrezo & Associates, he’s had the privilege of helping over 1,500 families close deals, receiving numerous awards in the process. Mike specializes in Santa Clarita Valley and Los Angeles County homes. With over 20 years of experience in both purchasing and listing properties, his team can handle all of your real estate needs.
4. Brandon Montemayor, Team Brandon Montemayor
Brandon Montemayor, the CEO and founder of Montemayor & Associates, Inc., has over 21 years of experience. His team has remained in the top tier of real estate producers nationwide, earning the majority of their business through referrals. Brandon and his colleagues are experts in all aspects of residential properties, including investments, multi-unit dwellings, and relocations. Montemayor & Associates stays on top of the latest technology, market information, and industry changes to give their customers every advantage when buying or selling a home. Their “Client First” philosophy ensures that every piece of advice is tailored to each individual’s unique situation.
3. Kathy Watterson, The Kathy Watterson Team
Since becoming a full-time Realtor in 1989, Kathy Watterson has consistently ranked in the Top 10 agents at her firm. She now leads the Kathy Watterson Team, whose brokers are rated among RE/MAX’s top sellers. With over 33 years of experience in Santa Clarita, Kathy is a sought-after expert who knows how to spot the perfect opportunities for her clients. She and her team’s vast resources allow customers to achieve faster, better results with less stress. Kathy and her colleagues are always accessible, helpful, and genuinely interested in YOU. The team’s proudest moments are when they receive referrals from their many grateful clients.
2. Kathy Bost, The Kathy Bost Team
Ever since becoming a licensed agent in 1985, Kathy Bost has been earning respect through her diligence, loyalty, and up-front honesty. In addition to her meticulous attention to detail, she has acquired a glowing reputation thanks to completing over 1,500 transactions. That’s a lot of happy homeowners. Previously, Kathy was honored as a member of her firm’s Chairman’s Club, Diamond Club, and Titan Club. She collaborates with a whole network of professionals to help simplify the buying and selling process. While Kathy values personal service, she also makes use of social media and the internet to attract the widest audience.
1. Neal Weichel, The Neal Weichel Team
Since 1991, Neal Weichel has had the privilege of assisting over 4,000 families in the purchase and sale of real estate. As founder of The Neal Weichel Group, he leads a team of successful brokers in the Santa Clarita Valley. Neal has sold over $1 billion in properties throughout his esteemed career. He is a RE/MAX Hall of Fame member and the only agent in California to receive the title of Luminary of Distinction. In 2021, Neal was named both a Top Negotiator and Top Producer. He graduated from UCLA with a bachelor’s degree in political science and government.