Ron has been working as a full-time real estate professional in Santa Barbara for over 12 years. Hailing from Dundee, Scotland, Ron set his sights on the beautiful surroundings of Santa Barbara after a visit in his early teens. Ron began working in the sales department at one of America's top hotels, the San Ysidro Ranch. Soon after, he was recruited by a prominent local family to manage their extensive portfolio of beachfront properties. In addition, Ron ventured into ownership of two successful local retail businesses. Soon after, Ron decided that a career in real estate was his calling, and happily hangs his license at Sotheby's International Realty in Montecito.
Combining passion, experience and extensive knowledge of the Santa Barbara real estate market, Ron is committed to providing solutions to maximize value and satisfaction for his clients, while maintaining an impeccable standard of honesty and attention. He believes strongly in the necessity to market a property and utilizes a proactive marketing strategy. Combining state-of-the-art technology, he guarantees that his client's properties will get the best possible exposure. He is well qualified to help clients understand the nuances of acquisitions, negotiations, purchase contracts, lease agreements and disclosures, as well as the escrow and inspection contingency process.
Ron offers his clients the complete and undivided attention they deserve. His success has been built upon his passion for his work, his extensive international network and his committed relationships with his clients. His integrity and strong work ethic enable him to deliver a standard of service that is unsurpassed in today's competitive market. Ron also has an impressive list of resources for anything the most discerning client might require in the Santa Barbara area.
Balancing his career with spending quality time with great friends, family and dogs, Ron also has an ardent love for art, architecture, design and travel. Ron is devoted to the community that he proudly contributes back to, and feels extremely fortunate to reside in wonderful Santa Barbara.