Originally from Western Canada, Simone was drawn to San Diego by a combination of family ties, warm climate, miles of sandy beaches and needless to say the city's overall charm. Now, eight years later she is very happy to call San Diego her home. Prior to choosing a career in real estate, Simone enjoyed a successful career in the fashion industry. This experience allowed her to travel internationally and collaborate with some of the world's top designers. A genuine "people person", Simone found that she appreciated the opportunities that this position provided, as she engage with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds from around the world. Simone's professional capabilities are backed by five plus years of wide ranging real estate experience, the knowledge and support of her team; who operate under Brian Connelly & Associates, plus the unmatched, international reach and prestige, of Pacific Sotheby's International Realty. As an agent Simone brings an enthusiastic drive and sincere approach that enables both her clients and her self to succeed! However, Simone does recognize that buying and selling a home can be a challenging and stressful time for most people. Especially if they don't have the advantage of a working strategy, which has been tailor made to fit their specific needs. "Therefore my goal is to make the process of bringing the dreams and values of each client to life, as smoothly and efficiently as possible." So whether you're a first time homebuyer, an empty nester or anything in between; Simone is eager to assist you in designing a well-formulated plan that will address your individual needs and concerns, throughout this important life transition. "By listening to the aspirations and needs of my clients, I will assist them in designing the real estate transaction that best suits their individual needs!"