Real Estate Agent
Simi Valley CA Agent, Simi Valley Real Estate
Simi Valley, CA
Top Producing Agent, Pinnacle Estate Properties
Top Producing Agent, Pinnacle Estate Properties. Simi Valley Real Estate Specialist. Buyers, Sellers, Investors. Celebrating 39 Years in Simi Valley Real Estate! DRE # 00779926
Get to know Alex Gandel
Alex Gandel, Top Producing Real Estate Agent 1996-2018 earned #15 Agent Nationwide, Century 21 Real Estate for 2018 and is celebrating 39 year in Real Estate. Of those 39 years, Alex was with Troop Real Estate (evolving into C21 Everest), for 24 years and consistently earned the most prestigious awards for his top production and professional excellence. At the beginning of 2019 Alex received an incredible invitation to become a member of the Pinnacle Estate Properties sales force. With much contemplation, Alex decided to make the change, knowing that the Pinnacle business model of professional service was much more in line with his business model and that he would be able to offer his clients an even great value.
Following in his Father's footsteps, Alex’s son, Brad Gandel, became a Realtor in 2013. Alex considers himself very fortunate to have an array of highly talented staff. Jennifer Aragon, Alex’s Transaction Coordinator, is an insightful and informative communicator. Coming highly recommended and experienced, she joined Alex's staff in 2017 and helps Alex expertly guide his clients through the sometimes challenging escrow and closing process. Cheryl Clayton has been with Alex since 2011 and oversees all of Alex's marketing. She is a passionate centric force to the driving energy behind Alex’s proven and successful High Impact 360 Degree Marketing Plan. Both Jennifer and Cheryl are fully licensed, insured, and experienced agents who have been in Real Estate for over 20 years. Stella Lopez works as Alex's office clerical assistant and helps Alex, Cheryl and Jennifer in many ways. Alex calls his staff “magical.” Together, with Alex’s keen insight and guidance, they work with a mindset to continually “raise the bar” in service, communication, follow-through, creativity, perseverance, and excellence.
Alex Gandel and Staff are a combination of the best of both worlds: Working with a signature Real Estate Company in Ventura County, Pinnacle Estate Properties, as well as offering a “Boutique-Style” personal concierge service to their clients. Their clients never feel like another statistic or number. Alex Gandel and Staff are highly skilled, friendly, experienced and successful in working with standard Real Estate transactions as well as a variety of challenging circumstances, such as divorce, short sale hardship, contingent sellers with a home of choice, relocation clients and investors. By virtue of Alex’s stellar professional reputation, he also receives many referrals from Realtors out of the area. The experience and camaraderie of Alex Gandel and Staff go beyond the ordinary! Often, their keen insight, experience, and knowledge will guide them to proactively address details before they become a problem. This type of service is invaluable to Alex’s clients!
In addition to being a Top Producing Real Estate Agent and esteemed business professional, Alex is a devoted family man, married to his wife, Janet for 29 years, and serves his community in a couple of different capacities such as volunteering on the Advisory Board of the Simi Valley Boys and Girls Club as well as the Adventist Health Simi Valley Foundation Board. Alex is also the Founder and catalyst of an annual Turkey Drive, feeding thousands of qualified people a Thanksgiving dinner throughout Ventura County every year.
In 2018 Alex Gandel closed 69 transactions totaling over $43 million in sales. Alex has also been a guest speaker at prestigious venues such as the 2015 OnQ Top Producers Panel in Ventura County and the 2014 Real Live Top Agent Panel at the Skirball Center. In 2018 Alex co-authored a Best-Selling book on Amazon entitled “The Essential Guide to Buying and Selling Luxury Real Estate”.
Five words you can count on from Alex Gandel and Staff: Integrity, passion, commitment, communication, and friendliness.
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Top Producing Agent, Pinnacle Estate Properties
Alex Gandel has served residents of Simi Valley and surrounding areas since 1980.
In addition to Simi Valley, Alex also serves:
2018 #15 Agent Nationwide Century 21, Grand Centurion Award
2018 Co-Author of Amazon Best Seller, “The Essential Guide to Buying and Selling Luxury Real Estate”
2017 Business Person of the Year, Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce
2017 #10 Agent Nationwide Century 21, Grand Centurion Award
2016 #1 Agent Simi Valley C21 Troop Real Estate, Grand Centurion Award, Top 10 Worldwide
2015 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2014 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2013 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2012 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2011 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2010 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
2010 Community Service Award CSMAOR Association of Realtors
2009 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2008 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2007 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
2006 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2005 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
2004 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
2003 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
2002 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
2001 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
2000 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
1999 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Companywide
1999 Realtor of the Year, Simi Valley/Moorpark Association of Realtors
1998 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
1997 Real Estate Sales Person of the Year, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
1996-1997 #1 Agent, Troop Real Estate, Simi Valley
1992-1995 #1 Agent, R.R. Gable, Simi Valley
1980-1992 #1 Agent, ERA Gandel Realtors
1980-2019 Member of CSMAOR Association of Realtors/Rappatoni Regional MLS
2008-2019 Member of the Simi Valley Hospital Foundation Board of Directors
2016-2019 Member, Boys & Girls Club of Simi Valley Advisory Board
1999-2019 Chairman/Founder, Simi Valley Thanksgiving Food Drive
1998-2015 Member of the Board of Directors for the Boys & Girls Club of Simi Valley
2008-2015 Daily News Readers Choice Award
2005-2007 Sponsor, Simi Valley High School Basketball Scholarship Fund
2000-2001 President of the Board of Directors for the Boys & Girls Club of Simi Valley
1992-1996 Member of SVM Association of Realtors/Board of Directors
5 Year Sponsor Santa Susana Knolls Little League
21 Year Sponsor AYSO (Youth Soccer)
Alex Gandel, Top Producing Real Estate Agent 1996-2018 earned #15 Agent Nationwide, Century 21 Real Estate for 2018 and is celebrating 39 years in Real Estate. Of those 39 years, Alex was with Troop Real Estate (evolving into C21 Everest), for 24 years and consistently earned the most prestigious awards for his top production and professional excellence.
Testimonials for Alex Gandel
Jack and Betsy Tismeer07/24/2018
"Always a pleasure doing business with Alex and his staff. They are timely, courteous and professional."
"No better Realtor in Simi Valley! Alex and his staff were in constant communication with us." We absolutely recommenda Alex Gandel.
"Alex and his staff were fantastic! They were easy to work with, professional, likable, approachable, and just awesome! Thank you for making this difficult process a positive one."
"Alex and his whole staff are wonderful, professional and they get the job done! I've known Alex for many years. Alex and his staff are very professional, knowledgeable and extremely nice to work with. They make selling a home such an easy process. He listens to your needs, he response to your calls within a short amount of time. He guided us and informed us properly. And, sold our house within a very short time, with hardly any effort on us. Highly recommend Alex and his staff."
Bobbi and Lance Kawasaki07/13/2017
"Alex is a great realtor and great person. He has so much knowledge, he is thoughtful, he cares about his clients, he is generous with his time, and he just has a kind peaceful way about him. Not only did Alex do an amazing job selling our house in 2 days but he has a team that is superb! They are extremely professional, efficient, and they all refect the calm and caring attributes that Alex demonstrates. We are past clients of Alex and we would not use any other broker. He really is the best."
"Alex is an extremely knowledgeable agent. He always tends to the last detail of the contract. He is very honest and above-board in the procedure of selling a house for a very happy client. I wouldn't have anybody else and would, and have, recommended him and his company.
Hi easy going manner is very comforting." June 2017
"Alex and his team did such a wonderful job in selling our home in Simi Valley. His knowledge and expertise gave us great security in assessing the value of our property which was spot on. The team was prompt and responsive to our questions and concerns throughout the process and we would highly recommend Alex and his team"
Lisa and Jon Trombley05/12/2017
"We had an amazing experience purchasing our home with the office of Alex Gandel. Welles Miller, our agent was incredible. She was knowledgeable, approachable, and extremely kind. She made the experience seem so easy. She was honest, reliable and always professional. Welles is an outstanding agent. We appreciate everything century 21 did for us. We found a home we love!!!!
Thank you Alex Gandel, Welles Miller and everyone in the office that helps put it all together. You guys rock!"
"Alex Gandel is the most knowledgeable and professional agent I have known. Alex represented us in buying our current house in 2009, and we consider him our friend. Currently he’s helping us with our next purchase. With Alex we found what we were looking in an agent: peace of mind, and knowledge that the transaction will be handled extremely proficiently without us getting involved in, and worrying about the details. We greatly appreciate Alex’s and his team’s handling of this sale and will definitely use their services in future, and recommend them to our friends."
Robert and Virginia Beihl05/04/2017
"Once again, Alex and Staff did a great job for us. The purchase process went smoothly after Alex found us a great house. We love it, but if we ever decide to sell it, Alex will be the Realtor we call."