Marcella Simmons' love of architecture and training as an interior designer make her a valuable asset to her real estate clients. After successful careers in interior design, marketing, and retail, Marcella Simmons joined Village Properties in 2011. She has thrived on the unique challenges that each real estate transaction offers, using her attention to detail and professionalism in every interaction. Her positive energy, commitment to excellent client service, technical and analytical skills make her an appealing agent in all price ranges and property types. She will help you find a desirable property that is both a good investment and fits your needs. Her open, friendly manner will immediately put you at ease and her devotion to her client's best interests will guarantee that no facet of the buying or selling process is overlooked. In addition to being a dedicated, full-time real estate professional, Marcella presents a calm approach to what can sometimes be an overwhelming experience for clients. Her incredible attention to detail will assure you that the transaction is handled with precision and focus. She prides herself on many strengths that both buyers and sellers can admire; including strong ethics, graceful negotiating skills, property valuation and market knowledge, a sophisticated eye for property marketing and advertising, as well as the nuts and bolts of the escrow process. And, she has an uncanny ability to connect her clients with what they are looking for. "I am proud to be affiliated with Village Properties; the #1 real estate company in the area for annual sales volume. I have called Santa Barbara home for over 30 years, and have lived in many of its special communities. My formal education and professional experience is an ideal match for helping clients in each step of the buying or selling process. I truly enjoy every aspect of this profession with my favorite being the personal connections I build everyday with clients." When not in the office or with clients, Marcella can be found spending time outdoors appreciating the beauty and variety of the central coast. She enjoys biking, sailing, and hiking through the Botanic Gardens near her home in Mission Canyon as well as letting her mini Australian shepherd run free at the Mesa's Douglas Preserve. She loves giving back to the community, and participates in several community non-profit organizations, including the Pearl Chase Society and Santa Barbara Beautiful.