President & Broker/Officer, MBA, CPM®
Bob Preston is the owner and founder of North County Property Group. Bob first obtained his California Real Estate license in 1986. He has been a part of the Del Mar community as a North County San Diego homeowner, resident and business owner since 1998. Bob enjoys working with his clients to share his knowledge of this amazing community, specializing in the greater North County San Diego real estate market. Bob is a licensed California Real Estate Broker (CA BRE #00919073), General Contractor (#892437), and REALTOR member of the North San Diego County Association of Realtors (#181799). With over 25 years of experience as an owner of his own investment properties, Bob has built North County Property Group from his own real estate experiences, fulfilling the unique needs of residential investment property owners and their renters/tenants. Bob earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara, an MBA from the University of California, Irvine, and an executive education certificate in Growing Entrepreneurial Companies from the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. He has further obtained his CPM® designation from the California Association of Realtors which recognizes professionals considered experts in real estate management. View Bob’s profile on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/prestonbob
Lead Property Manager, ARM
Lea Quackenbush is North County Property Group’s lead Property Manager, responsible for day to day coordination and supervision of our property portfolio of both long term and vacation rentals. She is native to North County San Diego having grown up in Encinitas, CA. Lea possesses her CA Real Estate license (CA BRE # 01981767) and is highly experienced in all aspects of residential property management, leasing, and tenant relations. She is joining us from FBS Property Management where she managed 160+ San Diego area residences as Property Supervisor. Lea also has previous hands-on experience with vacation rentals as a Property Manager for San Diego based Captial Asset Management as well as a background in Operations/Customer Service at both Nordstrom and Four Seasons Resorts. Open communication, tracking financial accountability and industry expertise are all part of the partnership Lea brings to our property owners and tenants. Lea earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Sciences from San Diego State University. She has also earned her Accredited Residential Manager (ARM) professional designation with the Institute of Real Estate Management, recognizing top property management professionals who have excelled as reliable, knowledgeable, and ethical practitioners.
Leasing & Booking Agent
Olesya Williams (CA BRE #01948723) is North County Property Group’s leasing agent and vacation rental booking specialist. Olesya assists with the leasing of properties through showings and walk-throughs with prospective tenants. She is also the primary interface to parties inquiring about booking reservations for our vacation rental portfolio. A native of Russia and of course fluent in Russian, Olesya is continuing her studies toward a degree in Real Estate and has previous sales and customer service experience since 2001.
Field Operations Manager
Kevin Thompson is the Field Operations Manager for North County Property Group, responsible for responding to maintenance requests, property walk-through inspections, and overseeing completion of vendor/subcontractor work orders. Kevin has a high degree of experience and knowledge in property management in the premium rental homes industry. Kevin performs a wide range of duties including the move-in and move-out process and semiannual home assessments.
Accounting & Bookkeeping Supervisor
Through his consulting company, Accounting Insight Inc., Justin Nguyen provides the accounting and bookkeeping services at North County Property Group. Justin handles the day to day aspects of verifying and reconciling rent receipts, vendor payments, broker trust accounting, and owner distributions. Justin is also responsible for quarterly CA State 592 tax withholding statements and submission on behalf of out of state homeowners as well as Transient Occupancy Tax submission to the various local City entities for our Vacation Rental properties. Justin earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Shanda Macomber (CA BRE #01455514) is the Transaction Coordinator for North County Property Group, assuring our clients that contracts and paperwork are completed properly and according to CA Bureau and Real Estate laws and regulations. There are many mandated disclosures, contingencies, and processes that need to be followed in any real estate transaction. Shanda makes sure we do not miss a step. She is a native of North County San Diego and has been in the real estate field for over 15 years, having helped facilitate thousands of transactions over her career.
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