After graduating from the University of California, Santa Barbara, Darren has enjoyed a 20 year career in Marketing. Specializing in retail real estate, Darren has worked with some of the top US shopping center developers such as TrizecHahn, Corporate Property Investors and Simon Property Group. He has created, developed and implemented successful overall strategic marketing plans for seven shopping malls in California and Arizona. Darren has been with the Young Team for six years, bringing his keen eye for detail, consistency and effective marketing strategies to selling Westside homes. Darren assists the client in preparing their home for sale---whether that is a fresh coat of paint, rearrangement of furniture, minor spruce-ups to complete staging of a home with one of our excellent staging companies. Presenting your home in the most desirable fashion should be documented with an expert photographer. Key to captivating visuals is the photography used in all of our marketing materials---brochures, direct mail postcards, print advertising in the MLS Guide, Los Angeles Times & other publications, and most importantly internet marketing. Darren collaborates with the photographer to highlight the best qualities of your home as well as what buyers look for in a purchase. He manages each marketing tactic through production, to implementation and completion. As part of our exceptional client service, Darren prepares a compilation of all the marketing materials utilized to sell your property. Your property's introduction to the market should be strategic---our marketing plan focuses on linking sellers with buyers utilizing the latest communications available.