Meet the Team

Hello and thank you for visiting! It is our goal as your full service Playa Vista real estate team, to provide you with superior service at all times and personally answer all of your questions.

You really have to love what you do to have your clients goals first in your mind all the time, but that is how we approach being a real estate agents.  We genuinely feel that homes sell themselves and we think you will see that in our no-pressure approach.  We merely provide advice, assistance, resources, and exposure to allow our clients to better accomplish their housing and financial goals with as little stress as possible. We feel honored to be able to sell something everybody wants; real estate in one of the greatest cities in the world.

 

Reid Kaplan – Broker/Co-FounderReid Kaplan

Reid is a native of Newport News, Virginia but had always dreamed of moving to sunny California.  After graduating from University of Colorado-Boulder with a degree in Advertising and Business in 2001, Reid finally moved out to California and has been here ever since.  He has continued to further his education by attaining a California Real Estate Brokers License as well as a Masters Degree in Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California.  In terms of overall production, he was ranked the #1 individual agent at the Keller Williams Beach Cities office in 2012, 2013, and 2014 and #2 for all Keller Williams offices in the LA-Coastal region in 2013.

 

 

Nicole Orchard – Associate

Nicole origiNicole picnally hails from Tucson, where she studied Photojournalism and played collegiate volleyball at the University of Arizona.  Spending fifteen years traveling the world as an equity partner for an international restaurant corporation, she cultivated her passion for team leadership and real estate development.  That passion brought her to Southern California where she has been a Realtor® serving the West Side and South Bay areas.

Nicole recognizes the diversity and specific nuances of each and every client and property, and tailors a unique and successful buying or selling experience. Every client receives Nicole’s full dedication, attention and loyalty, challenging herself to exceed even the most demanding of expectations.

When she isn’t feeding her passion for real estate, you can find Nicole on the beach with her husband playing volleyball.

 

Our goal is not just to sell you a home; we want you to be so impressed with our service that you refer all your friends and family the next time they need a Realtor®.

 

Our Services

Buying a home? We look forward to helping you select the home of your dreams by taking time to listen to your needs and desires. We will never pressure you to buy anything and only provide you with the information and recommendations you need to make your own decision and then we’ll help you get the best deal.

Selling a home? Our real estate expertise and many effective marketing programs will give you the exposure you need, and assist you with the pricing strategy necessary to sell your home quickly, and for top dollar.

Returning Client? Thank you! We appreciate the opportunity to continue to serve you and hope you take advantage of the valuable resources we provide. Come back to visit often!

We consider this community to be an excellent place to live, work, and play and would love to share with you our enthusiasm for the outdoor lifestyle, beautiful properties, and outstanding amenities in Playa Vista.  Owning real estate can be fun, lucrative, and an emotional experience and we look forward to developing a long-term relationship with you.

Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss how we can best assist you with your real estate needs.