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President and Principal Broker
Phone: 805-688-5717 x 207
As President of Santa Ynez Valley Real Estate Company since 1992, Mr. Jones has led the company to impressive gains in total sales and sales per agent, especially during the slower real estate market of the early and mid 1990's. At age 29, Mr. Jones became the youngest recipient of the Realtor of the Year Award and also the youngest President of the Santa Ynez Valley Board of Realtors. Mr. Jones grew up on a ranch in Gaviota, and has been a resident of the valley since 1965. Mr. Jones attended the University of Illinois, where he graduated with honors in 1987, and was selected as the single most outstanding senior in the College of Agriculture. Starting his career in 1988, Mr. Jones learned the hands on aspects of residential, income, and commercial property. Carefully balancing his career with community involvement, Mr. Jones has been Chairman of the Solvang Theaterfest, Board Director of the Solvang Conference and Visitor's Bureau, and 2000-01 President of the Solvang Rotary Club. His success and consistent "Top Producer" awards reflect the trust, loyalty, and excellent testimonials of his past and present clients.
Living in the Santa Ynez Valley since 1955, Mr. Condit has over 35 years of experience. Mr. Condit grew up on the 2000 acre Oak Trail Ranch that is located in the heart of some of the most prestigious ranch areas of California. His family started Santa Ynez Valley Real Estate Company nearly 40 years ago, and his consistent "Top Producer" awards involve over $150,000,000 in transactions over his career. Mr. Condit's listings and sales include multi-million dollar ranches, subdivisions, commercial, land, and residential. His community involvement includes numerous governmental commissions, Alisal Men's Golf Club, Ranchero Vistadores, and Rotary. Mr. Condit's unique perspectives and plain unabashed style of business has earned the respect and loyalty of clients and neighbors throughout the years.
As recipient of the 1992 Realtor Associate of the Year award from the Santa Ynez Valley Board of Realtors is just one reflection of Mr. Frederick’s character and experience. As a third generation native resident of the Santa Ynez Valley and student of local history, Mr. Frederick knows almost nearly every piece of property and the history behind it in the area. He graduated from Santa Ynez Valley High School in 1972 where as a student athlete he was a multi-sport participant and star football player which his talents led him to play for the California State University at Sacramento. After college, John returned to his home and has helped people buy and sell real estate in the area for over 30 years. His winning attitude and hands on experience in real estate includes the sale of numerous ranches, estate, agricultural and development land, commercial, and residential properties. With career closings in excess of $130,000,000 he has been a consistent “Top Producer” with his commitment to a personal caring and hardworking diligent style that ensures the continued loyalty and trust from his clients.
First licensed in 1978, Mr. Salgado has closed over $300,000,000 in real estate during his career. From his early days in Long Beach, his experience grew from residential to hands on activity in the commercial, multi-family, condominium, real estate development categories. Dave has completed many complicated transactions, including exchanges; court ordered sales, commercial leasing, auction of 192 condominiums, commercial properties, large estates, ranches and agricultural land. Santa Ynez Valley resident since 1992. While joining the team at Santa Ynez Valley Real Estate Company in 2001, Mr. Salgado has helped make the company an Internet leader in property sales and marketing. Dave's attention to his client's needs and thorough follow-up has made him a top producer with references from an established list of satisfied buyers and sellers.
Dave came out strong and healthy right here at Santa Ynez Valley Hospital in Solvang and he has been going strong ever since. After graduating from Santa Ynez Valley Union High School in 1991, Dave’s combination of athleticism, discipline, and intelligence caught the attention of professional football scouts where Dave eventually made it to the National Football League. After excelling as one of the Canadian Football League’s most versatile players being the first player in 42 years to start on both offense and defense. As wide receiver and defensive back for the Toronto Agonauts, the Indianapolis Colts signed Dave as receiver for quarterback Peyton Manning in the NFL. After an unfortunate set of shoulder injuries ended his professional football career, Dave says it was all worth it because on the way he met his beautiful wife Catherine, a native of Toronto, Canada. Our native son, Dave, returned to start a family in the valley where the next generation of his family began in 2005 with the birth of their daughter Jayda. Dave’s experience traveling around North America and growing up in the valley gives him a perspective that benefits his clients. Dave’s clients are impressed with his ability to work hard, follow up, honest opinions, and hometown approach.
Gigi has earned a reputation for being independent, knowledgeable and straight forward. Her outstanding attention to details and enthusiasm make her one of the Valleys’ favorite Realtors in the business with whom to work. Being the top producing female sales associate in the Santa Ynez Valley Real Estate Company year after year shows that she is in demand with her clients and helps them reach their Real Estate goals. Growing up in the Santa Ynez Valley, attending local schools, and now living in Solvang for the last 13 years with her husband Griffin, Gigi is very involved in the local community. Gigi has served 7 years on the Santa Ynez Valley Association of Realtors Board of directors and Multiple Listing Committee, was the 2011/2012 President of the Santa Ynez Valley Association of Realtors and Multiple Listing Service, is on the City of Solvang’s Parks & Recreation Committee, and past Secretary and Vice President of the Santa Ynez Valley Optimist Club. Her technology expertise and in-depth knowledge of the Central Coast helps her clients be on the cutting edge when marketing and searching for properties throughout Santa Barbara County. Call her today and find out why Gigi will be one of the most outstanding long term Realtors for many years to come.