172 clients

$57 million in revenue

73 five star reviews

Working with the Whitaker Team

Who you work with matters

South Orange County Real Estate Experts

We specialize in residential real estate in South Orange County, CA. We understand that this type of transaction, there is a sizeable investment involved, and every decision has to be masterfully managed to ensure your satisfaction as well as your profitability. We understand all of the intricacies and challenges with buying or selling a home, and we know how to deal with each one.

South Orange County Real Estate

There are so many reasons why South Orange County is such a prized location.


This is undeniably one of the best places to raise a family. South Orange County is full of the safest, cleanest and greenest cities in California, if not the US. The schools are top notch statistically, ranging from kindergarten to University of California Irvine, which ranks among the nation’s top 50 in over 40 academic programs. There are also plenty of job opportunities in a wide array of industries.

An Abundance of Things to See and Do

Once a sleepy southern suburb of Los Angeles, Orange County has grown into a premier residential and tourist location of Southern California. We have 278 sunny days per year, and are minutes to the beach and 2 hours to the local mountains. People have been known to surf and ski on the same day! The food, arts and culture scene is thriving. You can take in a Broadway show, visit an art museum, and experience 5 star dining at a variety of restaurants and in all different types of cuisine.

Find a Community that is perfect for you

There are dozens and dozens of cities in South Orange County, each one bringing its own unique style and personality. Once we know your family’s specific wants and needs, we can recommend the cities that will best suite your current lifestyle. We are truly experts in this area and understand all of the big differences as well as subtle nuances that make each city in South Orange County special.

2019/18 Recent Sales

19611 Torres Way, Lake Forest, CA 92679
Represented Buyer
549 Lawndale Pl, San Marcos, CA 92069
Represented Buyer
40 Via Anadeja, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Represented Buyer
5 Korite, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Represented Seller
4 Celonova Pl, Lake Forest, CA 92610
Represented Seller
22202 Montellano, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Represented Seller
28681 Rancho del Sol, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Represented Buyer
27615 Minaya, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Represented Seller
28075 Ebson, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Represented Seller
22196 Westcliff, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Represented Buyer
31831 Paseo Navarra, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Represented Buyer
43 Colorido, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Represented Seller

Brent & Marisa Whitaker

If you are searching for your dream home in the South Orange County area, Brent and Marisa Whitaker should be your first call. They have found that providing the highest caliber of customer care is all about putting their clients first.  You will be immediately taken by their friendly, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic spirit. Brent and Marisa have a passion for helping families, young and old-establish themselves in the just the right home and neighborhood.

The Whitaker’s have proudly made their own home in South Orange County for over 20 years and know the area intimately. They have raised their 4 kids here, and understand the importance of establishing a home near a school you can trust. They have entrenched themselves into the community through active involvement in their church, school and sporting events, and local volunteer opportunities. In their free time they love to hike the local trails, play, host their friends and families for BBQ’s and swim gatherings, and smoke meat on their Traeger Grill.

Before venturing into real estate, which was a natural transition, Marisa worked in the Sales and Marketing divisions of such esteemed companies as Perrier and the Polaroid Corporation. Her more recent years she was with Scholastic Book Fairs, which has provided outstanding and intimate knowledge of the schools throughout the greater South Orange County area through direct interaction with Principals, teachers and PTA’s. As a real estate agent, Marisa has successfully combined her passion for real estate, her vast marketing background, her life experience as a wife/mother, and her strong community spirit to become the right person to find your perfect home.

Brent, who graduated with a degree in Finance from BYU, also has an extensive background in the sales and marketing industry. He worked for Easton Sports and Wilson Sporting goods as a regional sales manager for over 15 years. Brent managed large accounts and negotiated contracts with Fortune 500 companies. Working in sales gave him ample experience with identifying problems and finding solutions. He has transitioned this experience into real estate seamlessly. Brent is well-spoken, extremely thorough, detail oriented, and an excellent negotiator. In real estate, Brent is most passionate about meeting with people, helping them to identify their goals and dreams, and ultimately achieving those goals and dreams. 

Brent and Marisa’s clients include first time homebuyers, established homeowners, investors, and even a well-known Hollywood celebrity. They treat them all with their trademark enthusiasm and friendliness, and considers them to not only be clients, but friends. Call them today and see for yourself-they are looking forward to meeting you!

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Marisa and Brent provided excellent and knowledgeable advice and service in our purchase of a home in Rancho Santa Margarita. We had some difficult and unusual circumstances as buyers and Marisa and Brent helped us navigate all the potential pitfalls. They were patient with us and worked expertly with the seller’s agent.…

- Chad & Kelly Hales

It was a pleasure to have Brent and Marisa as our realtors. They are AMAZING people too. They were attentive to our ever need and when there was an issue it was quickly resolved. We had a quick sale because of them and their guidance and great negotiating skills. They are kind,…

- Cosette King

The Whitakers go above and beyond. They paid to have my home staged and professionally photographed, these pictures were a work of art! No wonder our home sold so quickly. I received always a quick response to my texts, phone calls and emails. They knew just what to do to strategically sell…

- dcrest002

Miraculous is the only way to explain the job the Whitakers did for our family. They were incredibly helpful in every little and big decision we had to make in renovating/selling our old home and buying our new home all within 2 months. We had 2 full offers within the first weekend…

- M. & S. Johnson

Latest Updates

Whether you’re thinking of selling your home, or you’re just curious to see how much your home is worth, I’d be happy to provide you with a free current market value and suggested listing price for your home. As part of this service, I will include comparisons to other homes that have recently sold or are on the market, to guarantee you the most accurate information available. Simply fill in the required information below, including your contact information, and I will contact you soon.

Marisa Whitaker

CalBRE 01911865

Brent Whitaker

CalBRE 02004300

25950 Acero Ste 100
Mission Viejo, CA 92691