Chris has strong ties to Santa Barbara that go back to 1876 when his relative George Washington Coffin sold Real Estate Here. Chris's friendly, helpful, ‘no pressure' approach is appealing and his clients through every aspect of buying or selling a home or investment property. Licensed since 2005 and a Santa Barbara resident since 2001, Chris brings a knowledgeable yet fresh perspective to his clients.
Chris has been a guest speaker at the Santa Barbara Association of Realtors, and has been featured in articles in the Santa Barbara News Press as well as KEYT TV regarding his real estate expertise. He has lived in a variety of neighborhoods in Santa Barbara over the years and is very familiar with the surrounding areas as well.
Before his real estate career, he worked as a Union worker in the grocery industry, as a practicing Dentist, and as CEO of his own INC 500 health insurance company. This wide range of experience leads folks from all walks of life to find him easy going and easy to relate to.
Chris believes that building a solid foundation of trust is the first step in any relationship, so he enjoys getting to know his clients as well as their wants and needs in a way that helps him bring about the best result possible to meet their goals.
Chris is passionate about real estate, and passionate about living in the Santa Barbara area and is eager to combine his knowledge, along with the substantial resources of Village Properties, to help buyers, sellers, and investors obtain the results they need.