FROM THE PUBLISHERS OF “Our Town-Our Paper” DANA POINT | MONARCH BEACH | LAGUNA NIGUEL CoastalRealEstateGuide.com FEBRUARY 10, 2017 | VOL. 2, ISSUE 4 Steps Away from Strands Beach FEATURED PROPERTY: DANA POINT A home with ocean and Catalina Island views is steps away from Strands Beach. The property includes a landscaped patio with fountain and flowering gardens. Inside, an open floor plan is well suited for family functions and entertaining. A contemporary kitchen is outfitted with travertine floors, a granite island and top-of-the-line appliances. The three bedroom, 2.5 bath house also has a fireplace, viewing decks and the security of a gated community. Offering price: $1,625,000 Address: 1 Saint Francis Court, Dana Point Agent info: Phil Immel, Immel Team Luxury Real Estate 949.249.2020, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.ImmelTeam.com ONE ON ONE WITH MARCUS SKENDERIAN Itinerant Boyhood Yields Invaluable Knowledge By Gina Dostler Marcus Skenderian sees his strengths in helping people, an out-come from his good fortune grow-ing up in various neighborhoods in Laguna Beach and his thorough knowledge of the real estate indus-try. Though it took him some years before he realized his true career was in real estate, it didn’t take long for this second generation Skenderian and father of three to use that blend of experiences and skills to make his own mark. Q: What is it about real estate that you like so much? A: It encompasses all the things I love to be around. Through my fa-ther I gained a love and appreciation of architecture that led to several years in the construction business. Helping people by building relation-ships and conducting transactions was something my mom exposed me to through her years in real estate. I bring it all together in my work every day helping people with their real estate needs. Q: Do you credit your mom for your having entered real estate? A: It was my mom who always said I’d be a good realtor. But it took me awhile to go down that path. I Continued on page 2 Marcus Skenderian JUST ANNOUNCED BY THE WALL STREET JOURNAL AND REAL TRENDS -THE THOUSAND #1 REAL ESTATE TEAM IN ORANGE COUNTY | #2 IN CALIFORNIA | #9 IN THE UNITED STATES 949.390.4543 ST ANFIELDREALEST A TE.COM According to information published by The Wall Street Journal for the time period of 2016. *Per Trendgraphix based on data supplied by MLS.