The File Group

The File Group

The File Group

Your One-Stop Resource for Coastal Orange County Luxury Real Estate

As the top Compass team in Corona del Mar and with over 50 years of combined sales and marketing experience, The File Group understands what is needed to sell your home with efficiency and ease.

Our team utilizes innovative technology, in-depth market insights, local expertise, trusted negotiation tactics, expansive tools at Compass, and premier customer service to provide an unparalleled real estate experience.

By the Numbers

#1
Compass Team in Corona del Mar
1.5%
Top 1.5% of Realtors Nationwide | WSJ
$156
Sold in 2022
Top
Small Teams in California

Happy Homeowners

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Todd K.

Janelle and her team did a fantastic job from the listing appointment up until the day we closed. Janelle is very knowledgeable about the local RE market and it showed when we went from the for sale sign in the front yard to th...
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Gina C.

Matt's professionalism and knowledge were critical in helping us achieve our dream home purchase. His attention to detail and work ethic are top notch, and we highly recommend Matt and the File Group to anyone looking to purch...
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Greg C.

Brandon and Janelle were extremely professional from start to finish. I would highly recommend then to help you sell your home. They sold my home in a record closing time. I am not sure any other team could have done what th...
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Steve S.

Matt was awesome to work with. His contacts and knowledge of Corona Del Mar were so beneficial to use. He was always available when we needed discuss options. Matt was able to sell our home for top dollar and then found us a wo...
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Rich R.

Matt did an excellent job bringing us an outstanding unsolicited offer too good to refuse and then helped us find out forever home. He knows the area and everyone in it inside and out. He’s become not just our realtor but a gre...
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Brad P.

Janelle was great to work with on the sale of my property. She was able to find a lot of potential buyers in a short time, and was always honest with me in communicating what the buyers felt about my property. There was absolut...
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Diane D.

Matt is an excellent realtor who is very responsive and professional. He supported my journey from beginning to end on the sale of my house. I would highly recommend him for anyone looking for real estate agent.
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Glenn O.

Nikki is the best. She guided us through the process of both selling our existing home and purchasing our new home. In searching for a new home, Nikki constantly updated us on the new properties, both on and off market, schedul...
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Cyn H.

I have recommended Janelle and Brandon many times already. They are the best! Brandon takes care of any detail that requires attention right away. They contacted us 8 months after one short chance meeting when something came...
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Daniela V.

We worked with Nikki buying and selling a house and finding a rental in between. I highly recommend her if you are looking for somebody who is pleasant to work with, knowledgeable and high speed with everything you need from he...
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Ethan A.

I couldn't recommend any realtor more than Mike Gaines. He is fantastic and helped my wife and I land our dream home. I would hire him again in a heartbeat. Any decent realtor can get a deal done when things go smoothly, but...
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Andrew S.

We worked with Nikki to purchase our home in Mar Vista. Nikki was an absolute pleasure to work with from start to finish. She did an excellent job negotiating our offer (in a crazy competitive market). And had a really good pul...
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Louis V.

Brandon and Janelle are the go to team in Corona Del Mar, Newport Beach and the surrounding communities!! We just closed on our house and there were multiple competing offers. I truly believe we would not have gotten the home i...
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Corey V.

Janelle and Brandon are true experts and make the home buying/selling process enjoyable. Brandon consistently made himself available for showings, always followed up with emails, and worked great with the other agents. Janelle'...
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Christopher B.

Engaging The File Group was hands-down the best decision we could have made when searching for our new home. Janelle and Brandon were not only super informative, insightful, patient and willing to roll with us as we figured out...
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Chris D.

Our experience with Brandon and his team was near flawless. We went from discussing the market to close on our first home in under 35 days and we couldn't be happier with the way things worked out. I met Brandon several months ...
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Martin B.

I experienced the ultimate professionalism working with Janelle and Brandon. They are not extremely professional but handled every one of my issues with great care. I highly recommend them if you want to sell or buy a home. Wha...
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Douglas R.

Janelle helped me find a rare opportunity on Balboa Island. It was a highly sought 4-BR unit. She obtained the MLS data and the full data sheet on the same day. She also was available and got me into the place for review within...
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Buyer

Brandon and his team were absolutely the best. We met Brandon randomly at an open house about 9 months before we bought our home, but he was always responsive when we wanted to see an open house. When we found our dream place, ...
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Josh F.

If you are looking for an honest, professional, full-service, fun real estate agent, look no further. Janelle helped us purchase a home and facilitated a seamless, smooth process going above and beyond for us as we lived out of...
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Our market knowledge is unparalleled and our passion to assist in anyway is unmatched. If we can ever be of assistance to you or anyone you know, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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