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.
‟Debbie assisted me in the sale of my home, and frankly I can’t thank her enough for everything she has done. I was amazed by what she took on. I felt confident having Debbie for my agent. She was smart, handled difficult negotiations with strength, and was always available. She offered advice on preparing our house for sale, coordinating staging, a … nd personally showed our home each and every times. I couldn’t have had better representation” Read More ▾
‟I just went through a very difficult negotiation of an REO and I couldn't have done it without Deborah Bremner there to help me navigate. She was always available to me and explained everything perfectly so I was completely on top of what was going on. If you want someone who really knows her stuff and who ALWAYS has YOUR best interest at heart and … is willing to do what it takes and go to bat for you, then Deborah Bremner is exactly who you want to work with” Read More ▾
‟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 ▾
‟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. ”
‟Debbie was there for me in my home purchase every step of the way. We were dealing with an out of the ordinary complicated situation and she made the process smooth and as effortless as possible. I will use her for all of my future real estate needs and I highly recommend her to everyone.”
‟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 ▾
‟Debbie found us our first home! We were very happy with he level of attention and expertise we received from start to finish. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Debbie to anyone looking to buy or sell a home.”
‟My husband and I did not think that an agent like Debbie existed! She is honest, trustworthy, sincere, and very personal in her approach. But, she is also EXTREMELY experienced, savvy, and downright tough when the circumstance requires it. We had a particularly uncomfortable and overwhelming situation with our lenders. Debbie was straightforward, t … ough and did quite a bit of the heavy lifting on her own so that we could complete our transaction. She is the rare combination of warmth and steel. In addition, Debbie is available 24-7; no question is too small. We look forward to using Debbie in the future and would give her our highest recommendation” Read More ▾
‟We interviewed 5 agents before we met Debbie Bremner, and we were very impressed. We checked her references (uniformly extremely enthusiastic) and decided to work with her. She’s outstanding in every way. She’s warm, professional, with breadth and depth experience, up-to-the minute on the market, ethical, savvy, and knows every neighborhood on the … Westside down to the block. For buyers, she is an Accredited Buyer Representative and takes her fiduciary obligation to you very seriously. We are first time home buyers and could not be happier that we are working with Debbie” Read More ▾
‟We consider ourselves fortunate to have worked with Debbie Bremner. She was able to balance being a consummate professional, with also being a trusted friend and advocate. We worked with Debbie in both the buying of a new home and then the selling of our existing home - and through both transactions she helped us every step of the way. She was also … a great resource for us to find many of the services needed during these two transactions. We would highly recommend Debbie. She is very smart, trustworthy, straight forward and really everything you would want in a great real estate person. ” Read More ▾