Win-win outcomes in virtually every property transaction, strong communication skills and dedication to putting his clients first are the hallmarks of John Giddins and his exceptional 20-year real estate career. Perseverant and pragmatic yet sensitive to the needs of his clients and colleagues alike, John is appreciated as a straight-forward ally and advocate motivated by a can-do attitude. Known as well for his negotiation and marketing expertise and backed by the strength and prestige of Sotheby's International Realty, he offers unsurpassed representation for buyers and sellers of fine Los Angeles area properties.
A New York native, John attended the University of Arizona and traveled extensively in the Middle East. He began his distinguished real estate career in New York City, where, as an associate of one of Madison Avenue's most prestigious residential real estate firms, he specialized in selling and leasing luxury properties. Subsequently, he relocated to Phoenix, Arizona, where he managed a significant portfolio of shopping centers.
After moving to Los Angeles in 1998, John quickly gained a reputation as an expert in the purchase, sale and leasing of high-end condominiums, especially in Westwood and Century City. He has not only maintained that expertise, but has added single-family homes, estates and investment properties to his portfolio of successful transactions. Today, he is one the most respected real estate professionals in the Sunset Strip office of Sotheby's International Realty and has gained recognition with colleagues and discriminating clients throughout the coveted Westside of Los Angeles.