Michael serves buyers and sellers throughout the city–from downtown to the Valley to Malibu. His vast experience in the entertainment industry and roster of celebrity and noteworthy clientele have provided access to and knowledge of fantastic estates, as well as urban hideaways that are close to the studios.
Born in France and raised in Morocco, Michael moved to Southern California 30 years ago. Now a resident of Beverly Hills, Michael is fluent in French, conversant in Spanish, and is as comfortable working with international clients as he is with his neighbors. Clients appreciate Michael’s responsiveness and discretion, as he excels in high-touch, personalized transactions. He has worked with clients from all over the world, including France, the U.K., Switzerland, Morocco, Israel, China and Japan.
Utilizing a varied background in law, psychology, and digital media, Michael offers clients a well-rounded approach backed by real-world knowledge and experience. An expert at reading and writing contracts, his background in psychology also enables him to understand the human psyche and approach each transaction from a place of objectivity. Once a movie trailer editor, working on such films and franchises as “Harry Potter,” “Lord of the Rings,” “Avatar” and “The Hobbit,” Michael applies the marketing and multi-media techniques he honed as an editor to real estate, leveraging his keen eye for design and detail to effectively market and sell homes across Los Angeles.
With a gift for negotiation, Michael consistently delivers results beyond expectation. During his nearly 10-year career, he has handled hundreds of high-end and luxury transactions, totaling a sales volume exceeding $500 million. In addition, Michael leverages his extensive knowledge and experience with new construction–from single-family home builds and remodels to larger building and condominium projects. Whether it’s an $80 million estate or a $2,000 lease, Michael brings a superior level of personalized service and market savvy to every client relationship.
In his free time, Michael enjoys spending time spending time with his three children and wife, Sarah. From exploring the Westside’s best beaches to travelling internationally to visit extended family and friends, Michael values a healthy and necessary balance of family time with work.
Always putting the client first, the team’s motto holds true: We represent people, not properties. Dan’s commitment to his clients’ success has earned him a spot in The Wall Street Journal’s top 50 agents in California and the top 100 agents in the US multiple times including this past year.Get in Touch