A highly skilled, knowledgeable and experienced real estate agent is a valuable asset when buying or selling a home. Your home search or sale should be an enjoyable one. With Kristiann's assistance, the process is easier, allowing you to focus on life's other priorities. Skilled in meticulous research and organization, Kristiann leaves her clients with less to worry about in their real estate transaction so they can focus on their next move. Kristiann's love for her job and excelling in client service has been a key ingredient in her success. She possesses a strong desire to provide clients with highly personalized and consultative services, as well as quality customer service in such a vital transaction. She displays professional acumen and genuine care about her clients' needs and diligently sets out to help them achieve their goals. Kristiann has a proven record of client satisfaction, and is proud to say that the majority of her clients are through referrals.
Born and raised in Santa Barbara County, Kristiann Wightman is familiar with the real estate market in the local area. After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Business Management and Marketing in 1991 from Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo and spending time studying Spanish language and arts in Madrid, Spain, Kristiann began her real estate career in 1993. Wanting to expand her knowledge and understanding of real estate and contracts law, led her to earn a Juris Doctor degree from Santa Barbara College of Law in 1999. The deep satisfaction of helping clients achieve their dream of owning a home in some of the most beautiful places in the world, motivated Kristiann to obtain her real estate broker's license. After working as an independent real estate brokerage for over 9 years, she joined the highly professional and internationally renowned brokerage, Presidio Properties in 2011.
Kristiann is a member of the community she works in, participates in fundraisers and volunteers time for nonprofit causes. She was a Foundation Board Member for St. Vincent's which provides single mothers with transitional housing, quality childcare, education and career counseling, and assisted in planning and organizing their fundraising such as their annual golf tournament, art and fashion shows. She is a proud provider of homebuyer benefits through the Coastal Housing Partnership, a nonprofit organization supporting local employers by providing financial assistance programs and education to employees on how to become homeowners in the community. In 2008, the Coastal Housing Partnership honored Kristiann with the Central Coast Star Award for assisting the most clients through their Buyers' Benefits Program. Apart from work, Kristiann enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, family and friends as well assot oil painting, jogging, hiking, skiing & yoga.
Working with a successful real estate broker with the experience necessary to deliver on promises is crucial in today's complex housing market. For assistance in the Santa Barbara or Santa Ynez Valley areas, Kristiann invites you to contact her at (805)714-7881, for a free consultation regarding the real estate market.