Doug Echelberger's combination of experience and his commitment to hands-on personalized service has placed him at the top of Southern California's renowned real estate industry, making him the go-to choice for buyers and sellers that demand the best.
Doug knows San Clemente like no one else. In fact, as a lifelong resident of the seaside town and CEO of Echelberger Group, San Clemente's number-one real estate team, Doug has helped countless sellers achieve and often exceed their real estate goals in record time, all while matching buyers with homes that ideally suit their budgets and lifestyles.
At Echelberger group, Doug has not only gathered professionals that excel in representing today's traditional properties, he has taken it a step further and assembled a team of top agents who specialize in luxurious waterfront properties, senior relocations, first time buyers, and commercial, income, land and investment real estate. Buy bringing such a respected group together under one roof, Doug makes it easy for his clients to enjoy the superior level of service that they have come to expect from him and his team.
While most of his business centers on the sale of single-family homes, Doug's vast experience has allowed him to master REOs, probate, short sales and leases. From his unparalleled understanding of the local market to his incomparable ability to oversee successful real estate transaction marked by outstanding service, Doug is a world apart from his competitors.
Doug's hard work and dedication has been honored repeatedly by the industry, as demonstrated by his impressive sales volume. Doug's passion for real estate began at a very early age. His family owned and operated San Clemente Real Estate, a well-respected community brokerage that served the area for more than 21 years. Nearly four decades later, Doug continues his family's rich tradition of providing South County clients with honest and dependable service in order to accomplish their most important objectives. Today, Doug is partnered with Pacific Sotheby's International Realty, making it easy for himself and every member of his growing team at Echelberger Group to provide their clients with a truly rewarding and unsurpassed experience. Buyers and sellers alike will enjoy the invaluable advantages of exclusive access to proprietary marketing strategies, stat-of-the-art databases and a network of the area's best and most accomplished agents and brokers. Most importantly, his team's talents and Doug's renowned experience allow Echelberger Group to remain solidly focused on its most important commitment: Genuinely personalized service.
Missy Sandefur is the most amazing realtor I have ever met in my life. She always gives 110% and always goes above and beyond in everything that she does. She worked with my husband and myself for almost ... Read More
The entire process from beginning to end was top notch. Doug was very responsive and knowledgeable and everyone on his team was professional and on point. Read More
Susan is a ROCKSTAR! We stumbled across her by chance and so glad we did. Extremely responsive, looked out for our best interest and got us in the house of our dreams. Read More
In my opinion he’s the most knowledgeable and professional realtor in south Orange County!
They work so quick they are on top of any issues you may have. If any?
We’re very satisfied with the ... Read More
We chose Doug and his team because of the reputation they have from both buyers and sellers in our area. It was very important to us to work with a team that had a great knowledge of the market as well ... Read More
What a great job by Doug and his Team in selling our condo in Talega, this was a good sale! From my first meeting, assuring everything was moving forward, keeping all updates and information immediate ... Read More
My wife and I have bought and sold six residences in the past years. Doug Echelberger and his staff were the most professional, responsive, and accommodating than any realtor we encountered during all ... Read More
This is the second time I have utilized Susan; once purchasing my home and once selling my same home. Susan and her wonderful temperament kept me calm through a difficult sale. She leaves nothing to ... Read More
Susan was very professional and knowledgeable throughout the process of selling our house. She helped us determine what changes we needed to make on our house before putting it on the market. Susan ... Read More
I have known Susan for approximately 18 years from the time she handled the sale our family home. Due to her skills and approach, the house sold on the first weekend it was on the market. Due to our ... Read More
Susan was a delight to work with in looking for our new home. When we first started working with Susan she showed us many homes and listened to what we liked and didn't like in the homes and used that ... Read More
We highly recommend Adam. We were very impressed with Adam’s responsiveness, professionalism, and support throughout the entire process. Adam was extremely proactive in showing us properties that met ... Read More
Doug and his team went above and beyond. He responded back to me every time I had a question or concern. We knew he was number one and when my husband and I walked into his office we knew he was our ... Read More
Doug is long-time expert on San Clemente real estate and it shows. He and his team are very knowledgeable and responsive. Doug knows the local market, the trends and all the details to professionally ... Read More
People told us Doug Echelberger was the first and last name in San Clemente real estate and he and his team overdelivered on every expectation!!! From prepping our house for sale to negotiating with buyers ... Read More
Great team of professionals. They handle everything, including inspection repairs. They keep you informed every step. We never had such good service.y. Why use anyone else? Read More
Doug and his team have represented us for multiple sales and purchases. His team is incredibly professional and invested in making sure you have the best possible experience in all phases of the transaction. ... Read More
We used Blake to sell and buy a house. He was amazing! We were looking a specific house with rv parking and when we found the house it was over what we wanted to spend. He helps us negotiate the price ... Read More
Doug was absolutely amazing throughout the entire process. His creative problem solving, awareness, thoroughness and confidence got us through the sale with ease. Can't imagine him and his team doing ... Read More
Doug, Traci and Carissa are the people you want to be with you through either selling or buying a house. Doug was the agent representing the seller of my dream home, and after going to view the house, ... Read More
Doug and his team were extremely attentive and supportive. The communication and response to concerns was excellent. Any questions that came up were handled with expertise and the process was very positive ... Read More
Doug and his team are the only experts we will work with. They are nothing but trusting professionals who have worked hard for us on the last sale and purchase of our last 7 transactions! Read More
She was the a weetest realtor who really cared for us and was extremely patient with us. She taught us so much along the way. We were first time home buyer and her expertise really helped us in countless ... Read More
This is the sixth home that I have purchased and sold in my lifetime. I must say that Doug and his team have far surpassed the level of service I have ever experienced with any of them. His team is a ... Read More
Blake just helped me sell my house in Anaheim. I was so glad that we choose Blake to represent us. He was very knowledgeable about today market's value, and what people are looking for when purchasing ... Read More
I'm very happy that Blake Finnila was my agent when I sold my rental house in San Clemente in April 2018. He was really wonderful to work with because he is such a nice person and because he is so knowledgeable ... Read More
Susan was very friendly and easy to get to know. She showed us numerous houses on short notice and was always willing to accommodate us and our schedule.
Susan had expert knowledge of the areas ... Read More
Doug and his team were a real pleasure to work with. His experience and local knowledge can't be beat. Doug helped me buy my first home in Talega in 2011 and just recently helped me sell that home and ... Read More
Doug and his team are the best realtors that my wife and I have used in the last 10 homes that we've bought and sold over the last 28 years. We highly recommend them whether buying or selling. The attention ... Read More
We found our perfect Dana Point Lantern District cottage with the amazing Adam Trejo at the helm! You don't get more intimate knowledge of this area than from this guy! If you're looking to move, I couldn't ... Read More
Adam was so attentive and really listened to what I was looking for in a rental home. I would definitely recommend him and will use him when I’m ready to buy. Read More
Laurie Zamora was the agent who showed us homes and negotiated our contract. She was always quick to respond and helped make the process quick and easy. Laurie had an excellent knowledge of the Talega ... Read More
Excellent and knowledgeable service. Sold home in one day at thousands above asking price. He aided us in our remodel design and his team handled the entire transaction, keeping us informed every step ... Read More
Laurie made buying a new home easy. She handpicked listings that met our criteria and was calm and professional during negotiations. She was with us through mortgage application, inspections, paperwork ... Read More
It was a pleasure working with Laurie on the purchase of my new home! She made the whole process smooth and easy. Laurie's knowledge of the San Clemente market was invaluable in guiding us through this ... Read More
Stephanie was patient, listened to our requirements and found us a perfect property. She guided us step-by-step through the whole offer and escrow process.
I have recommended Stephanie to other ... Read More
Laurie was amazing to work with! She pays close attention to every detail and provides up to date information all throughout the selling process, makes what is usually a stressful situation feel like ... Read More
We were very pleased with Doug and his group. They made the sale transaction simple and smooth, providing all the information we needed. Doug had superior knowledge of the San Clemente market and represented ... Read More