November 2014

There are 7 blog entries for November 2014.

Pam O`Donnell, Carol Mohan and Jennifer Frechette, three Realtors out of the Windermere Homes & Estates Aviara office hosted their 1st Annual Client Appreciation Party at the Belching Beaver Microbrewery in Vista.

They were able to catch up with clients and friends who support their business.  It was a unique venue providing a fun and relaxing atmosphere, with delicious craft beer, amazing Caribbean food provided by One Love and live music by Sweet Steel drummer, Julie Jaskula.

With over 100 people in attendance, the night was a complete success!

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Brian Gooding and Rich Johnson, Co-owners of Windermere Homes & Estates are proud to announce that Diane Kephart has joined the company`s Del Mar village office.

Diane is a seasoned agent in North County San Diego and has been a licensed agent since 1989. She also spent many years as a sales manager in the corporate world of technology before joining Prudential California Realty in 2003. She is experienced in both residential and commercial real estate.

Originally from the Silicon Valley Bay Area, she relocated to San Diego 13 years ago. Diane's focus is on North County and specializes in the coastal areas of San Diego, and often ventures out to other areas. Diane’s unsurpassed negotiating skills, high level of integrity along with her strong work

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Windermere Homes & Estates is extremely excited to announce that Lee Liptak has joined the company`s Rancho Bernardo office.

Lee is a native Californian and basically a native of San Diego.  Lee was born in Burbank, California, and moved to San Diego County in 1972 after enlisting in the Navy. After his tour of duty was over, he moved to Poway, purchased a home and raised his two sons.  Though he was a navigator in the Navy, he chose Mechanical Package Designing as a post navy career, working for some of the largest companies in San Diego over a span of 28 years. In 2004, Lee began practicing real estate and has spent the last 10 years advancing his knowledge of the San Diego County real estate market.

Lee’s Navigator training and Mechanical Design

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Alison Peterson with Windermere Homes & Estates has earned the nationally recognized Military Relocation Professional (MRP) Certification.  The National Association of REALTORS® confers the MRP certification to REALTORS® who want to help military personnel and veterans find housing solutions that best meet their needs and allow them to take full advantage of their military benefits.

When military staff and their families relocate, the services of a real estate professional who understands their needs and timetables can make the transfer easier, faster and less stressful.  REALTORS® who earn this certification know to work with active duty military buyers and sellers, as well as veterans.

Homeownership is an important part of the fabric of America,

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Windermere Homes & Estates is proud to announce that Realtor® Nancy Canfield has joined their Rancho Bernardo office!

When asked about her recent move, Nancy replied, “Realtors are lucky in that, when they are seeking a place to affiliate, and even when they are not actively looking, the offers come to them.   Recently, I interviewed with several fine companies, but none of them plucked my heart string the way Windermere Homes & Estates did.  I am a character, relationship based person.  I’m not interested in a virtual office where I rarely, if ever, see my colleagues, much less my clients.  I want a relationship with my associates, the managers and staff, and most of all my clients.  I want to know them, I want to care about them, I want to do my very

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Long time real estate veteran and top producer, Stan McNiel, SRES, has joined the Aviara office of Windermere Homes and Estates. "It`s great to have Stan with us!" said co-owner Brian Gooding, "Stan was in the top 5 of his past company this year and is unparalleled in his knowledge of the nursery and grower property sales."

McNiel has sold over 11 million in property this year. Stan specializes in Senior Real Estate and says “it is a real joy working with them.” His overall knowledge of all real estate and past experience with different companies as a Manager and Regional Manager has allowed Stan to be in touch with all different types of real estate transactions.

Stan will continue to work throughout the county but will base in the Windermere Homes

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Windermere Homes & Estates proudly welcomes Kim Carlson and Ken Follis to the company`s new Fallbrook office.

Kim Carlson and Ken Follis have been extremely successful agents on their own and decided to join forces in 2013.  In their first year as a team, Kim and Ken came out on top – closing the highest number of transactions at their previous brokerage. They not only specialize in residential sales but also in land, commercial and 1031 exchange transactions.

Both Kim and Ken share similar goals and visions, along with common faith and family values. Their similiarities make them a great team but it is their differences that make them a force to be reckoned with.

Kim and Ken as a team are extremely well versed in every aspect of real estate.

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