Experience and Expertise

Debra Berman and Pat Kandel are consistently rated top agents in their company and within the Top 1% of Realtors® nationwide for production. Together, they have earned expert designations in order to better serve the needs of their clients:

  • CRS, Certified Residential Specialists (less than 1% of Realtors in the nation are certified)
  • CIAS, Certified Investor Agent Specialist 
  • Certified Short Sale Foreclosure experts

Deb and Pat’s other recognitions include:

  • Named one of the Wall Street Journal’s Top 200 Real Estate Teams in the nation for their sales volume and production in 2010
  • Ranked #1 team at Coldwell Banker Marina Del Rey for productions and sales volume in 2010
  • Members of the Coldwell Banker President’s Elite (Top 1% of all agents nationwide)
  • Members of the National Association of Realtors® Superstars for the past 20 years (25 of the nation’s top producers have been chosen for their sales volume and marketing expertise)
  • Members of the elite Howard Brinton “Star of the Month” motivational tape series
  • Invited to comment on real estate market trends for a nationally broadcast interview with National Public Radio (NPR) in September 2011
From high-end, single family home referrals, to new construction, to corporate or utility development, to deals involving attorneys and business agents, the BK team is time and time again sought out to handle real estate representation.