A home is more than a place to hang your hat; it’s an investment in a dream. My clients place their trust in me, and count on me to be able to guide them through the buying or selling process. In the end, they want to know they’ve made a sound financial decision that fits their family. Home, family, dreams…these are real life. And that’s why I enjoy real estate.
I see my responsibility as being the link between the client and all of the service providers who help the client acquire their new home. It’s a complicated process, and my job is to provide real solutions to real problems. My duties revolve around the details, but it’s those details which make the transaction run smoothly.
During four decades as an agent, Debbie Bremner has listed and sold over $1 billion in real estate from the beaches of Malibu to the lofts of Downtown LA. She specializes in the neighborhoods of the Westside, including Brentwood, Little Holmby, Bel Air, Westwood, Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, West Los Angeles, and Cheviot Hills. She’s also an expert on micro enclaves like Little Holmby in Westwood, where she’s been the top listing and selling agent for over 20 years. While she is an estate specialist, her properties range from starter homes and condominiums to multimillion dollar mansions.
Debbie’s business consists largely of repeat and referral customers who treasure her ability to focus on not only on the end result, but the details that ensure a smooth experience. “To me, real estate isn’t about selling; it’s about creating a partnership with my client’s future,” she says. “I want to understand their goals and aspirations and know what’s behind their decision to buy or sell. Only then can I help them find a home that works for them and their lifestyles.”
Debbie was born and grew up on the Westside, and has lived, worked and raised her three children in Brentwood. Her inside lifetime knowledge of local neighborhoods, school systems and community amenities make her an invaluable source of information for her clients. She draws on a background in fine arts and advertising, along with superb technology skills, to create powerful multimedia marketing strategies that showcase her properties.
Deborah’s area of specialty is the Los Angeles Westside, with neighborhoods including Brentwood, Little Holmby, Bel Air, Westwood, Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, West Los Angeles, and Cheviot Hills. Micro-areas of specialty are Little Holmby in Westwood, where Deborah has been the top listing and selling agent for over 20 years, and the Brentwood Canyons north of Sunset Boulevard, including Mandeville, Kenter, Tigertail, Bundy, and Barrington, where Deborah resides.
Debbie holds certifications from the Distressed Property Institute (CDPE), the National Association of Realtors Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource (SFR), Certified Short Sale Professional (CSP), Asset Plan USA Certified HAFA Specialist (CHS), and is a Certified Home Retention Consultant(CRSC). Throughout the past 20 years, Debbie has worked with all major lenders to assist homeowners in home retention despite market conditions.
‟We bought our first condo in Santa Monica with Debbie’s help. Debbie was the first realtor to respond to our online request, set up a thorough meeting to help us understand the process and our options, and offered her connections for services we needed without any pressure to go with them. She takes initiative and knows this market extremely well. … Our purchase was not a simple one. There were multiple glitches along the way and we could always count on Debbie to advocate for us, even if it meant getting on the phone and putting some pressure on. Even though we were all caught by surprise by a few issues during our close of escrow, Debbie stood by us for the entire year after our purchase to make sure we came to a satisfactory conclusion. Debbie went beyond the call of duty to the very end and we recommend her services to anyone in the market on the Westside” Read More ▾
‟I trust and respect Debbie Bremner with my own clients. I brought Debbie in on a couple of transactions with many parties involved. She helped facilitate successful closings on transactions with many obstacles. It was great working with her and her team. I have no hesitation in referring her clients with absolute confidence that they will recei … ve exceptional service. She is extremely knowledgeable, resourceful and professional. Wouldn't consider working with any other agent in the Los Angeles area” Read More ▾
‟Deborah and her team have such a calming, no pressure, reassuring presence that can only come from years of experience and enjoyment of what they do. Wow! Words alone cannot express my gratitude. I wouldn’t hesitate to refer them to friends and colleagues.”
‟We are pleased to recommend Debbie without hesitation. She showed hard work, dedication and guidance throughout the negotiations. We are so grateful to have met Debbie, and it was a comfort in her warm personality and how she handled herself in a professional manner. Having engaged her as our agent there were no regrets. We are pleased with the res … ults in time it took the house to sell, and would highly recommend her. Thank you again, Debbie, and if there is any need in the future, we will be calling on you” Read More ▾
‟As a young, first-time home buyer with my husband, I had lots of questions and lots of anxiety. Deb was so great at thoroughly answering our questions, preparing us for each step along the way, and emotionally supporting us through the whole process. It really felt like she was on our team and fought for our best interests. With such a big purchase … , we didn’t want to take any risks, and with Deb, we felt 100% secure in our decisions. We’re happy homeowners in West Los Angeles and plan to stay for awhile! Thanks, Deb” Read More ▾
‟The various phases of our transaction required diverse disciplines in negotiation, empathy, and documentation, and Debbie executed each relevant activity professionally and competently. Even when representing the seller, she manages to be sensitive to the needs of the buyer, and this ability is what makes her able to hold a transaction together. Wi … thout Deborah Bremner’s experience, professionalism, courtesy, and sensitivity, there would have been no transaction. She has our enormous respect and high regard” Read More ▾
‟We searched for a home to buy in the Culver City/Mar Vista area for over eight months. This was our first home purchase. Debbie Bremner was our buyer’s agent and we are delighted to recommend her. She is a consummate professional with excellent relationships in the real estate community. She knows every neighborhood on the Westside of LA, is a stro … ng negotiator, and took her fiduciary responsibility towards us very seriously. She anticipated each step of the process, was calm and steady through the rollercoaster negotiations on a property we ultimately did not go through with, and encouraged us to pounce on the right opportunity at the right time. Debbie helped us buy the home we wanted, at a price we could comfortably afford, in our dream neighborhood. We would be delighted to work with her again in the future” Read More ▾
‟Debbie has played a pivotal role in 2 friends real estate purchases. She not only knew the market and trends, she also took the time to listen to what they both were looking for and got them both into the houses of their dreams. She is dedicated, professional, and absolutely has her finger on the pulse of the market. I recommend her highly.”
‟Debbie is an amazing realtor! She spent three years working with our family to help us buy a house from the other side of the country. She was patient and supportive throughout the process, never pressuring us into a decision and working tirelessly to find us the perfect home. She was very empathetic as well - she even comforted me when I broke d … own crying on one house tour because of the stress! Thank you Debbie for finding us our perfect family home, you are now part of our family! Highly recommend her” Read More ▾
‟Debbie was an absolute joy to work with. Her knowledge and experience were crucial in guiding my wife and I in the purchase our first home. I can’t recommend her highly enough. ”