Melissa Schmand

Christie's Certified Luxury Agent

Newport Beach

About Melissa Schmand

Melissa, originally from the South has been a Newport Beach resident for almost 30 years and purchased her first home here over 25 years ago. It's been a natural fit since she is a beach enthusiast. She began her career after graduation from The University of Houston graduating with a B.S. Degree in Land Management (Real Estate) and initially worked in Corporate Real Estate as an Analyst, Landman and in Jt. Venture Acquisitions. After becoming a business manager and helping her friends find property in her free time, Melissa decided to leave the safety of the corporate world to venture off on her own selling luxury real estate.

In her early years in Newport she was awarded top 1% in Sales Internationally with her former company. Today Melissa is known in Newport Beach and the surrounding areas. Her specialties are view, oceanfront and bayfront properties as well as cottages and castles. Some of her specialty areas include The Balboa Peninsula, Corona Del Mar, Newport Coast, as well as adjoining cities. Shes has represented property from Beverly Hills and along the coast south to La Jolla. Her favorite way to start the day is taking a walk along the oceanfront or the back bay after a morning cup of coffee. A short holiday could mean a short trip to kick back in La Quinta or Big Bear. 

Academic studies include Real Estate Law, Negotiating, Statistics, Surveying, Land Management, Real Estate accounting, Managerial accounting and many more.

*Top 1% in Real Estate Sales in the United States with a previous company in Newport Beach

*Top 6% in Real estate Sales in the United States with a previous company in Newport Beach

*University of Houston-Named Outstanding graduating Senior by the HAPL