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Melissa Ryan | CA DRE# 01160269

Multifaceted real estate knowledge, stellar credentials, client-focused service – Coldwell Banker Luxury Porperty Specialist, Melissa Ryan offers all of this and more. Representing buyers and sellers throughout Southern California, from the coast to the hills, Melissa is the quintessential industry expert, delivering nothing short of excellence at every stage of the transaction: “Real estate is not just my career – it’s who I am.”

Melissa’s prolific experience and client-first approach have garnered her membership in the prestigious Coldwell Banker® International Society of Excellence, awarded to less than 1% of all agents worldwide. She consistently finds herself among the list of top producers due to her strong referral base of happy and loyal clients. She executes with concierge level service that exceeds her client's expectations time and time again. In recent years, she has closed hundreds of millions of dollars in transactions on behalf of her clients. Nonetheless, Melissa considers her greatest strength to be her natural ability to connect and empathize with others. This personalized care takes the stress out of the process, giving buyers and sellers the confidence to make the most important, life-changing decisions.

Highly respected in the industry, Melissa has cultivated a vast professional network of fellow agents around the world, brokers, contractors, and mortgage lenders. Melissa leverages her connections to negotiate the best results for everyone involved. Sellers benefit from her keen eye for staging, her expertise in upgrading properties to achieve top dollar, as well as her extensive digital and print marketing offerings. She helps buyers identify a home's positive and negative aspects and provides trusted guidance on renovation and repair. She is also a Luxury Property Specialist with SMART Home certification.

Melissa’s full suite of client services is bolstered by her 24+ years as partner in a property development firm. She has overseen the construction of shopping centers, apartment complexes, and hotels, and even taken on disaster renovation projects. In her tenure, she adapted to economic changes, navigated government programs, implemented alternative financing, and brokered loans. Her firm eventually opened offices in Shanghai and Beijing and enlisted investors through the EB-5 program. Clients throughout Southern California appreciate Melissa’s international reach and understanding of architecture, engineering, and design.

Melissa has lived in beautiful Southern California for four decades and enjoys taking advantage of all the region has to offer. Delivering the perfect balance of skill and personalized attention, she believes in building lasting friendships that extend far beyond the transaction. Whatever your real estate needs, you will not find better representation in today’s fast-paced market than Melissa Ryan.


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