Personal Introductions & Real Estate Objectives
Dennis Guernsey epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work and creative service in every detail of your real estate transaction. Dennis grew up in the San Fernando Valley where he started his career in sales as a young boy. His father was a stamp machine owner and Dennis would go with him to various venues in the valley trying to convince them to carry their stamp machines.Also around this time, a 13-year-old Dennis met his would-be wife Jennifer. Together they have three children and two granddaughters.
An athlete by nature Dennis played baseball on a scholarship at University of Colorado. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. Some of Dennis’s leisure activities include golfing, bike riding, water and snow skiing, hiking, surfing, and is a tennis enthusiast.
Dennis has lived in Ojai for 41 years and has been practicing Real Estate for just as long. In 1978 a Realtor approached Dennis and said, “Why are you Brokering someone else’s office when you could Broker your own?” Dennis and Larry formed the Property Shoppe and a lifelong friendship began. In 1986 the business became Coldwell Banker Property Shoppe. Currently there are over 50 sales associates generating 6.75 million in yearly commissions which accounts for approximately 60% of the Real Estate business in the Ojai Valley! www.ojaicoldwell.com
Some of Dennis’s past achievements include:
- 2005-2014 Ojai Valley MLS Board of Directors
- Nominated for Chamber of Commerce Real Estate Office of the Year
- President of the Ojai Valley Board of Realtors in 1981 and 1998
- State Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
- Licensed General Contractor
- Charger Member of the Ojai Rotary West
- Member of the Coldwell Banker Residential Affiliated “Chairman’s Circle”, (top 50 office in the nation)
- Member of the Coldwell Banker President’s Circle (outstanding Sales Performance)
As a member of the Ojai Rotary Club West Dennis can be seen at some of the bigger Ojai events BBQing for the Ojai Tennis Tournament in Libbey Park, working the entry gate at the Wine Festival at Lake Casitas or helping to build/clean/maintain the Rotary Club Park at the Y. His service far surpasses just the sale of houses. Dennis is known by many to be dedicated, honest and professional. He has an unparalleled track record for high ethical standards and is a family man who does everything in his power to ensure his clients success.