Meet Maureen

Meet Maureen McDermut

CA DRE# 01175027

Maureen McDermut is a leading figure in Santa Barbara's residential real estate landscape with over two decades of experience. In 2023, Maureen's exceptional performance was nationally recognized when she was named among Sotheby's International Realty Company-Owned Brokerage's top 100 sales associates nationwide. Today, her portfolio exceeds $900M, highlighting her expertise and dedication in the field.

Her journey began in Los Angeles, where she worked in private banking before transitioning to commercial real estate. Maureen's family background in real estate investment ignited her passion for the industry at a young age, shaping her into the seasoned professional she is today. 

Maureen's approach to real estate is built on values instilled in her - integrity, transparency, and exceptional communication. These principles, combined with her extensive experience in private banking, empower her to offer unparalleled service. She uses her deep understanding of the community, market, and cutting-edge marketing and technology to position herself as a formidable negotiator and advocate for her clients. 

"I believe in creating a personalized experience for each of my clients. Recognizing and addressing their unique needs is my top priority," says Maureen. Her commitment to excellence and client satisfaction is evident in every interaction. "Luxury is not a price point; it's a level of service. And I happily serve clients at all price levels." 

Maureen resides in Montecito with her husband, Martin. Her dedication extends beyond her professional life, as she is an avid contributor to her community. She actively participates in philanthropy and serves on the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity and the Eucalyptus Hill Improvement Association, among other contributions to multiple community organizations and charities.

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Maureen has been around the industry for a lifetime. Her business is based on the core values and ethics taught to her at a very young age: integrity, honesty, and great communication.