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Ken Switzer – Top 1/2 of 1% of Berkshire Hathaway agents

Ken Switzer has been active continuously in local Santa Barbara-area real estate for over 25 years.  As one of the top-producing local real estate agents.  Ken has been involved in over 700 successfully closed sale transactions, with a breadth of experience ranging from luxury residential real restate to vacation homes, high-end condominiums and investment property.  Ken’s awards include the Chairman’s Circle Diamond designation, Berkshire Hathaway’s highest award for placing in the top 0.5% of company agents in the country.  He has been awarded the Lifetime Legend Award for over 15 years of consistent achievement in the Chairman’s Circle, and has also won the coveted Jack Kelly award for managing the successful closing of the most complex transaction of the year.


Ken combines his deep experience and achievement with a strong analytical background as an M.I.T engineer and a straight-forward pleasing demeanor, all serving to provide the highest marketing and negotiating advantage for his clients.  An honest, smart and engaging personality has earned Ken the highest respect of his peers in the Santa Barbara real estate community, which also provides an edge to his clients in attracting buyers to consider their property, and then in negotiating the sale. 


As testimonial to his success and client appreciation, many of of Ken’s clients have used him for multiple transactions, including several clients that have bought and sold between 5-10 properties with Ken during his career.  Ken and his team of licensed associates and preferred marketing partners work to ensure every transaction is focused on optimal results for the client, and is handled with the highest standards of professionalism. 


Select Accolades

Chairman’s Circle Diamond Award designation for many years, the highest award in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network. This award represents the top 1/2 of 1% of all Berkshire Hathaway agents.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Lifetime Legend Award winner for consistent Chairman’s Circle designation for more than 15 years.

Winner of the Jack Kelly Award for most challenging investment transaction.


Your real estate experience will be aided by Ken’s experienced support team and vendors.  Full-time marketing and licensed assistants ensure a high level of organization for a hassle-free transaction.  We have long-term relationships with the best graphics and website designers to create effective high-end marketing programs.  We can refer you to tried-and-tested trade vendors and inspectors for your pre-sale and post-sale needs.



Look at the “Why Buy” and “Why Sell” website pages to see all we can offer you.  Whether you are looking to buy or sell your property, and whether your real estate needs are residential, vacation home or investment, contact Ken for a no-obligation review.