With over 20 years of experience in sales, marketing finance and real estate, Leslie Bega is a top broker at Sotheby's International Realty in Brentwood. As a trained industry professional, Leslie has dedicated her quality service to her clients' needs and established herself amongst her leading colleagues in the real estate industry. Her fortes include preparing marketing and media plans for her clients and finding and structuring development ideas into viable profitable investment opportunities. Leslie's formidable areas of expertise include cutting-edge technology, extensive networking abilities, sharp negotiation skills, advertising, business insight and global marketing strategies.
Leslie herself is a real estate investor who acquired her first home at the age of 17 and has bought and sold her own properties from Los Angeles to Hong Kong, Thailand and Sydney, Australia, where she worked in architecture and design with the Australian-based company Finlandia. Leslie has a true understanding of the delicate process of selling and purchasing a new home, which lends itself with genuine care to the selling and purchasing process. Traveling extensively on business and pleasure, she has lived and worked in Australia, Europe and Hong Kong.
Getting her start in the television industry, Leslie has worked in front of the camera with all the major studios and has been interviewed and featured in the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Maxim, People, Vanity Fair, TV Guide, Elle, Cosmopolitan, VH1, USA Today and many others. Shifting gears, Leslie went on to eventually work in lending with a finance company in Beverly Hills before establishing her career in real estate. Leslie helped launch a Green organization on the Internet, the G-Living Network. She also collaborated with the City of Santa Monica and Green Sustainable Architects to develop and film the building of eco-friendly green living homes with her colleague and partner, which can been seen on her website at www.LeslieRaeBega.com.
Leslie has worked with Cher, Anthony Quinn, Annette Bening, Michael Douglas, Patrick Dempsey, Christian Slater, Charlie Sheen, Molly Ringwald, David Lynch, Rob Reiner, Helen Mirin, Chad Lowe, David Chase, Brad Pitt, The Brando's, Michael Jackson and many more. A member of the National Association of Realtors in Beverly Hills and the Consolidated Multiple Listing Service, she is proud to be part of the Sotheby's International Realty team.
Leslie's first-hand experience enables her to provide the highest standard for meeting every challenge in the real estate market and delivering impressive results.
Born in Los Angeles, Leslie attended the private French school Le Lycee Francais De Los Angeles for 12 years, graduating as valedictorian of her senior class. Leslie is a cinema major and drama minor, holding a BA from the University of Southern California.