Luxury Homes and Real Estate - Sotheby’s International Realty

Greater Los Angeles, Southern California

Josie Tong feels right at home on the Westside of Los Angeles, known for its vibrant, upscale communities with a neighborhood feel and an international flair. She represents local and international buyers and sellers who seek a mild coastal climate, stunning Pacific views, a friendly atmosphere and beautiful homes.

Josie speaks fluent English, Mandarin and Cantonese. She has a BA in accounting and MBA from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Josie brings 20+ years of experience in consulting including with Price Waterhouse and in the electronic payment industry. She has had management positions at a wholly owned subsidiary of multi-national Deluxe Corp. as GM/Director of Asia Pacific Operations in charge of sales, marketing and operations for Australia, New Zealand, China and Southeast Asia, handling product management and business development, and as VP/Controller overseeing operations with annual revenue of over $140 million.

She specializes in high-end second homes for foreign buyers, and has represented clients from Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, Croatia, the UK and Germany.

Josie is experienced in handling complex transactions, serving as a focal point between clients' attorneys, private bankers and advisers across multiple time zones around the world.

She is actively involved with the community, serving as trustee at the Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena and on the board of the American Red Cross Santa Monica Chapter. She is a past co-chair and current member of planning committees for high-profile, celebrity-studded Red Cross fundraisers, a past president of the Alumni Association of Taipei First Girls' High School, Southern California, which has 700 members, a past president of the Newcomers and Friends of Pacific Palisades, and a longtime member/supporter of LA Opera and Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce.

Josie has homes in Pacific Palisades, CA, and Shengzhen, China.