In addition to his masterful negotiation skills and detail-oriented mindset, real estate agent Gabriel Macedo is an educated resource for buyers and sellers throughout Orange County who are concerned about the environment and their impact on the community. Whether a client is interested in a retrofit, remodel, renovation or new home construction, Gabriel leverages his expertise to act as a trusted advisor. Committed to remaining up to date on resource-efficient homes, Gabriel earned the Green Designation from the National Association of REALTORS®. He is affiliated with the Irvine office of Coldwell Banker Realty.
Today’s dynamic market has fueled the demand for green homes with efficiency features and upgrades that can influence a home’s listing price. Gabriel offers in-depth cost-benefit analysis to his clients and tips to improve the energy efficiency of their home, whether it’s a low-cost fix or a big-budget remodel. Gabriel also has a comprehensive understanding of the need to market green homes differently than traditional homes. Fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese, Gabriel likes to educate and guide homeowners to a more sustainable and environmentally friendly lifestyle, but he is first and foremost an active listener who always puts his clients’ needs first.
Prior to his real estate career, Gabriel worked in the hospitality industry. He was in hotel management for five years and logistics management for 15 years, where he honed his interpersonal and leadership skills, as well as an unwavering dedication to client satisfaction. Gabriel holds an associate degree in hotel management from Senac - Brazil and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Westcliff University in Irvine.
Known as friendly, optimistic and determined, Gabriel enjoys running and cooking when he’s not busy helping clients. A resident of Lake Forest, Gabriel is a world traveler who has visited more than 20 countries. As an environmentally conscious agent, Gabriel knows that the advantages of sustainability in housing are well-documented: water and energy efficiency, lower operating costs, increased property value, a reduced environmental imprint and healthier living. If you’re interested in an eco-friendly real estate experience, contact Gabriel Macedo. He’s got the tools and the knowledge to help you go green!