A top-producing agent of Sotheby’s International Realty - Montecito and recognized in the top 1% of the company’s agents, Janet Caminite specializes in both the purchase and sale of single-family residences and estates in Montecito, Santa Barbara, Goleta, ranch/vacant land, as well as estates in Ventura and oceanfront residences along the Rincon Coastline.
Janet has had a diverse and successful entrepreneurial career in sales spanning more than three decades combining her vast experience and professional knowledge with her hands-on personal service approach in representing each and every client. She spent 18 years as a paralegal in all areas of law with a focus on contracts in real estate, litigation and the entertainment industry in general. She served as the COO of a start-up software development company in San Francisco for two years. In addition, Janet created and operated a bakery café that grew to seven locations originating the proprietary recipes, hiring, training, trademarks, marketing and lease negotiations.
Establishing her real estate career in 1999 in Los Angeles and then in Santa Barbara in 2004, Janet offers unique marketing opportunities that include exposure through her memberships in three multiple listing services including Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles, and the international connections of Sotheby’s International Realty in addition to her vast personal global network of agents. Her overall objective is to ensure that clients meet their personal real estate goals creating a win/win scenario for all involved.
On a professional level, Janet is a member of the Santa Barbara Board of Realtors and serves on its Board of Directors 2014-2018, Vice President on the Board of Realtors 2017, Chair of the Education Committee, the MLS Committee, Professional Standards & Ethics Committee, the Los Angeles Multiple Listing Service, the Ventura/Oxnard Multiple Listing Services (MLS), the Santa Barbara Multiple Listing Service (MLS), the California Association of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors. In addition to her professional affiliations, she was a 2012 NAWBO-SB Spirit of Entrepreneurship Top Nominee, is a NAR Certified Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource realtor and is involved with non-profit organizations as a consultant and volunteer, contributing time and financial support; those include Conservation International, The Unity Shoppe, Heal the Ocean, The Institute for Individual and World Peace, The Heartfelt Foundation, Santa Barbara Food Bank, CASA and Transition House.