Anthony Marguleas, the owner of Amalfi Estates, has established a legendary reputation in the industry. Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Pacific Palisades, Amalfi Estates is one of Los Angeles's leading independent Real Estate companies. Its team members are dedicated to going above and beyond for their clients and community. In 2022, The Wall Street Journal ranked them as one of the top 10 teams in the nation out of over 2 million agents and teams.
An internationally recognized philanthropist and expert in real estate, Marguleas has sold over $2 billion in properties and is known for his creativity with marketing, publicity, and technology to sell some of the best properties in Southern California, including his recent $63.1 million record-breaking sale of the Hearst estate, the most expensive home in the country to sell at auction. Marguleas's commitment and expertise have led him to establish an impeccable relationship with LA's finest developers, setting him apart as a renowned leader.
In addition, Marguleas holds several professional designations, including Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist. He is a top negotiator, having completed the Advanced Negotiations class at Harvard Business School and the KARASS seminars negotiating course, translating into millions of dollars in savings for his clients.
Marguleas is an incredibly sought-after speaker, panelist, and educator at industry conferences. Since 2004, he has guest lectured on real estate negotiations and contracts to thousands of students for UCLA's real estate principles class. Marguleas has also been cited as an expert for publications and broadcasts, including Architectural Digest, Barron's, Bloomberg, Extra’s "Mansions & Millionaires," Forbes, Mansion Global, MSN, People, Robb Report, The Hollywood Reporter, The Real Deal, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Yahoo Money, and Yahoo! Finance.
Marguleas obtained a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of California, Riverside, where he received the Outstanding Alumnus Award. He later attended USC's Masters in Real Estate Development and Finance program. Marguleas resides in Pacific Palisades with his wife, Sue, and their four children.
Marguleas has always believed in giving back to his community as a family man and community leader, so he created his life-changing give-back program seven years ago. With every home sale, Amalfi Estates gives 10% of its net commission to one of six charities: Make-a-Wish, Wags and Walks, The American Cancer Society, The People Concern (to help alleviate homelessness), Homeboy Industries, and Heal the Bay. He and his fantastic team have been fortunate to have donated over $2,000,000, helping 50,000 families since 2015.