Windermere Real Estate Southern California is pleased to feature agents new to Windermere offices throughout the Coachella Valley. Known for its agent-centric philosophy, Windermere continues to attract licensed, professional Realtors® who seek to grow their real estate business. Windermere offers a variety of agent supports including non-competing Managing Brokers, fully staffed and supplied offices, free education classes and a variety of business and technology tools, in addition to their overwhelming market share and advertising presence.
Michael Benthall – Windermere Palm Springs South
Michael Benthall has been settling into Windermere’s Palm Springs South office, located at 2465 E Palm Canyon Drive, Suite 605. Michael’s 25+ years of experience in interior design have spanned the country. He spent twenty years in contract design sales and management with industry leaders Jack Lenor Larsen and Scalamandre Silks on the East Coast and in the South, and then spent five years in interior design on Maui.
In 2006, he moved to Palm Springs and renovated his home in Tahquitz River Estates, making it his sixth personal renovation in twenty years. For the past few years Michael has designed and decorated local residences, vacation homes, and hair salons in Palm Springs and Maui. Michael`s sales and interior design skills serve his clients well whether they are staging their home for sale or imagining the possibilities of a new home. Aside from his work in real estate and with local businesses, Michael gives back to his community through his volunteer work with the AIDS Assistance Program.
Toby Marantz – Windermere La Quinta
When Associate Broker Toby Marantz decided to relocate from Beverly Hills to the Coachella Valley, she chose to join Windermere’s La Quinta office located at 47-250 Washington Street. A powerhouse agent, Toby’s 35 years of real estate in the Beverly Hills market was noted for consistent top production and a reputation for excellent customer service. Successful real estate transactions are something Toby excels in for her clients, and as homeowner herself. Toby has bought and sold 21 homes utilizing her excellent decorator abilities to market properties for their maximum value.
A licensed psychotherapist, Toby has authored three books on age and anxiety and supports Gilda’s Club, a community organization for people living with cancer, their friends and families, and Tower Cancer Research. Her intuitive abilities and capacity for compassion are assets that she brings to each of her real estate clients when assisting them in finding their next home.
Mike Miura – Windermere Indian Wells
Mike Miura joined Windermere’s Indian Wells Main office located at 74-850 Highway 111, but is no stranger to Windermere. Mike was previously with Windermere’s real estate office in Bellevue, Washington. Upon relocating to Indian Wells, Mike’s desire to return to real estate found him returning to Windermere. “Windermere attracts the best overall agents in the industry. I wouldn’t associate myself with any other office,” shared Mike.
Licensed in Washington and California, Mike’s expansive knowledge of multiple markets allows him a unique perspective for homeowners looking to relocate, sell or buy second or vacation homes. His insight and extensive experience working with clients during relocation allows him to make the transition seamless and enjoyable. Aside from locally representing buyers and sellers, Mike also volunteers at the Eisenhower Medical Center, various Humane Society outings and the BNP Paribas.