As an agent, broker and appraiser with more than 20 years of experience, Tony Bartos has participated in more than 1,000 purchases and sales in some of Orange County's most affluent areas. Clients trust his experience and insight, as well as his ability to gauge coastal market trends and maximize sale prices. His diligence and attention to detail ensure that complex transactions are successfully closed and clients are satisfied, even in the most challenging and volatile markets.
Bartos offers exceptional credentials and results. Prior to joining HÔM, Bartos earned recognition as a "Top 10" agent in Newport Beach, "Top 20" agent in Orange County at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, and "Top 100" worldwide (out of more than 116,000 agents). He also earned his brokerage's highest international corporate award designations – International President's Premier, and President's Elite. In 2011 the Newport Beach Association of Realtors awarded him their highest honor, "Realtor of the Year".
Currently he serves on the board of directors for the Newport Beach Association of Realtors, and was its president in 2010. He also served as a director for the California Association of Realtors and for SoCal MLS, one of the largest multiple listing service providers in the country. Bartos has written on real estate issues, been a speaker at brokerages, industry groups and on radio. Executive Agent, an industry magazine featured Bartos and he also served as a working group contributor for the Orange County District Attorney office's Major Fraud Unit, which investigates real estate and mortgage fraud cases.
"We are thrilled to have Tony Bartos join HÔM Sotheby's International Realty. His experience and success is of a caliber we seek. Few agent's careers span the time or the breadth of market as his and we look forward to supporting him in his endeavors." - Mike Shapiro, Chairman