, CRS, CIAS, is a Realtor®/Broker Associate with Rodeo Realty — Fine Estates who specializes in the sale & acquisition of luxury real estate throughout Coastal Los Angeles County, including the scenic Palos Verdes Peninsula & South Bay Beach Cities.
Elaine is a Certified Residential Specialist – the highest designation awarded in residential real estate sales – which includes only 3% of all REALTORS® in the nation. She is as also a Certified Negotiator; Certified Investor Agent Specialist; Certified Corporate Relocation Specialist; and Certified Palos Verdes Specialist.
In addition to being a trusted real estate advisor, Elaine is also an award-winning Public Relations & Marketing veteran who brings a high-level of business expertise, strategic marketing savvy, creative deal-making skills and a down-to-earth, personal touch to her valued clients.
Among her specialties: Luxury properties, investment properties and vacation homes. Discretion & expertise with high-profile clients, particularly those from the entertainment, music and sports industries.
Elaine is a former top-producer for Sotheby’s International Realty, and was a top-producing dual agent for Coldwell Banker’s Manhattan Beach and Palos Verdes / Beach Cities branch offices for over a decade.
She began her career in entertainment publicity, where she was an award-winning Publicist for MGM/UA Television and CBS Television, and rose to Vice President, Media & Corporate Relations at 20th Century Fox Television.
Besides her professional work, Elaine gives back to the community and environment in a number of deeply personal ways. She is a member of the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy — a 501 (3) non-profit organization — whose mission is to preserve land and restore our local habitat for the enjoyment and education of all. She is also a dedicated fund-raising Committee Member to a number of charities that benefit Women & Children’s Services, as well as to those international organizations that champion Human Rights on a global basis.