Among all luxury real estate along the Southern California coast, Newport Beach real estate, Laguna Beach, Newport Coast, and Corona del Mar is held in the highest regard. Newport Beach is central to the Orange County coastline featuring eye-catching breakwaters, multiple piers as well as beautiful Balboa Island and the Balboa Peninsula. Laguna Beach lies just south of Newport Beach and is renowned for its exclusive real estate overlooking the ocean on cliffs and hills. Newport Coast realty is the master-planned community located in the south of Newport Beach. Corona del Mar is another affluent beach city neighboring Newport Beach. Our esteemed team of real estate agents at HÔM Sotheby's International Realty proudly represent Newport Beach real estate, Southern California, and beyond.
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Rick Distel's association with Sotheby's International Realty began when he joined William Pitt Sotheby's as an agent in Connecticut and New York. In 2013, he earned his California license to meet the needs of bicoastal and international homeowners and investors and provide seamless service to Sotheby's discerning clientele. He offers buyers and sellers nearly three decades of unparalleled high-value real estate experience, concierge-level attention and a superb sense of design - and with a passion for luxury marketing and reverence for the brand, Distel leverages HôM Sotheby's outstanding online and print collateral to reach discriminating buyers and network brokers around the world.
A devoted modernist, Distel and his partner own a restored Alexander in Vista Las Palmas designed by William Krisel and he has represented signature properties designed by masters of the architecture world including Marcel Breuer, Addison Mizner and John Johansen. (His 2013 sale of Breuer's iconic "Stillman II" broke a five -year sales record in the area.) He volunteers for Palm Springs' Modernism Week and is a member of the Palm Springs Association of Realtors, the California Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors in addition to his East Coast memberships. Distel is also a Federal Club member of the Human Rights Campaign.