Friendly and trustworthy with a winningly tenacious nature, Garvey Group’s, Stephanie Garvey is a hit with present and future home buyers and sellers in southern Orange County. Her keen ability to match the lifestyle and budgetary preferences of her clientele with a home that offer genuine presence and character is in a lofty league of its own. Her thoughtful strategies and negotiation skills result in satisfied repeat clients and referrals.
Born in Orange County and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Stephanie eagerly moved back to south Orange County to raise her boys. Today, the family takes full advantage of the region’s wide array of valuable benefits, from unparalleled weather and world-famous beaches to local mountains and recreation. The area’s phenomenal variety of luxury residences and gorgeous neighborhoods makes it easy for her to indulge her passion for helping others realize their real estate dreams.
Stephanie is an extremely active community volunteer. Her dedication to assisting local education earned her the Gold Presidential Service Award commemorating more than 4,000 volunteer hours with a non-profit organization. She is also passionate about the care of abandoned and abused animals, often supporting local rescues through donations and occasionally fostering dogs.
Together with a team of dynamic professionals, Stephanie is able to give her clients the invaluable advantages of exclusive access to proprietary marketing strategies, state of the art databases and an unparalleled commitment to personalized service.
Stephanie Cools Garvey
Orange County has her heart. Born and raised here, Kimberly has spent her entire life living in Southern California. After graduating with a Bachelor's from CSUF, and spending 19 years in Business Management, she knew she couldn't ignore her calling and passion for Interior Design and Real Estate any longer.
Three services, one passion. She brings vigor and creativity to her work. As a designer, Kimberly brings a unique perspective to her clients during the home buying and selling process. For her buyers, she can see beyond a property's potential regardless of the market. For her seller's, she brings her expertise in Designed Staging helping to maximize the potential and desirability of a home prior to listing.
It's all in the details in Design and even more so in Real Estate. Kimberly takes great pride in her work and walks her clients through every step of the process. Kimberly gives full attention to her clients' needs whether you're re-designing your current space, looking for a new one, or selling with maximum potential. Whether you are a Buyer or Seller, she has you covered. She hopes through every transaction she's made a difference in her clients' lives - solving problems for them today, and setting them up for success in the future.
Prior to her real estate career, Donna gained unsurpassed communication and negotiation skills as a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist for nearly two decades. She earned a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology and a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Ecology while simultaneously owning and operating a healthcare service company.
As an avid participant in the real estate market, Donna has acquired vital experience as a private lender to property developers. One of her biggest strengths has been her ability to recognize problem situations before they become a crisis in a real estate transaction. Donna understands how to manage the many personalities associated with a real estate endeavor. Her impressive tenure in clinical practice along with her combined business acumen are an asset in navigating clients through the most difficult home purchase or sale.
One of the ways that Donna has merged real estate with her communication skills is estate sales after a loved one passes. Families in this situation find it reassuring to have someone, like Donna, who is caring and a master negotiator that they can trust during a difficult time.
Originally from New Jersey, Donna has lived in Southern California for over 30 years. She resides in Laguna Niguel with her twin daughters who are in high school. When she is not visiting open houses, Donna can often be found enjoying her hobbies of hiking, golfing and jet skiing.