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     Rave Reviews!

“Marcel Ford at Old Newport Realty is the real deal. From showing listings, through escrow and beyond to property management, Marcel stands by the buyer every step of the way with integrity, knowledge, expertise, responsiveness, patience and humor. There was never a doubt that he was looking out for my best interests every step of the way throughout this comprehensive process. Marcel goes above and beyond in the rendering of his service, in a professional, sincere, and caring manner. Marcel highly succeeds in upholding the virtues of "Old Newport", in keeping old fashion values and their tradition alive.” ~ JoAnne K.


"My experience with Old Newport Realty was nothing less than spectacular. Their teams attention to my well-being was excellent and their patience to craft me the best deal on my purchase of Newport Coast home for sale was exceptional - this great deal from decades of experience compared to the seller’s green agent. I now have a broker relationship that is trusted and life-long.” ~ John W.


"Marcel, the owner of Old Newport Realty, is THE BEST!!! If you are looking for a homes for sale in Newoprt Beach or Laguna area- he is your broker. He found us our dream home and worked relentlessly to get the deal done. Working with Marcel has been a complete joy. He is trustworthy, professional and fun. We love him!!!!” ~ Amy H.


"I met Marcel Ford and his Old Newport Realty team over the internet when I was trying to buy a property in southern California from Canada. He and his team helped me find the vacation property of my dreams, worked out and explained the issues for closing from out of the country, sourced all the other resources I needed to make move in possible. A truly remarkable team that I would recommend to anyone.” ~ Guy W.


"Old Newport Realty has been the best Newport Beach real estate brokerages that our family has ever worked with. The entire team was dedicated, great communicators and very compassionate! I highly recommend Old Newport Realty to anyone is looking for a seamless and enjoyable experience in buying or selling a home. Thanks again Old Newport!” ~ Christine C.


"I took a lot of time to find the right Newport Coast real state agent. Thank goodness I found Old Newport Realty. Their service was a top notch with very prompt responses. Fast process was a major essence of my deal. What a wonderful job their team did for me! I seriously recommend Old Newport Realty to anyone looking to for Newport Coast real estate.” ~ Penny W.


"Old Newport Realty has been the best Real Estate Agency to work with. There team was wonderful with my Mom who we recently bought a new home for. They found a fabulous place for her and went an extra step to make sure she is happy there after she moved in. It is so refreshing to work with a company who are enjoyable, humorous (yet very professional) and so compassionate. I recommend Old Newport and their Broker, Marcel Ford, to anyone who is looking for the best of Newport Beach Realtors.” ~ Emily E.


"If you ever want to purchase a Newport Beach home, you must meet the Old Newport team. You will really enjoy the experience. You may even find an ocean front dream home next to mine!” ~ Wilson Z.


"My wife and I were so lucky to meet Marcel. His personality is over the top; funny, very likable but most importantly he knows what he's doing. And his team at Old Newport Realty, makes looking for Newport Beach homes for sale very enjoyable. Thanks Old Newport for making our transition one of the easiest we've ever had. It was a blast working with you.” ~ Jimmy H.


"Anyone who is looking for an easy to work Newport Beach agents who are honest, on the ball, extremely knowledgeable about real estate in Laguna Beach, California should jump at the chance to work with Old Newport Realty. Our dealings with Old Newport went extremely smooth due to his attention to detail and follow up on our every question and request. We are glad we worked with him and are certain everyone can expect complete satisfaction too.” ~ Jim B.


"It quickly became apparent that Old Newport Realty passionately provides the lost art of customer service. Our relationship with them was filled with a professional and personal touch of sincerity and laughter underscored with invaluable experience and integrity. The seller of the home that I purchased stated to me that (the Broker) “Marcel is so likeable, and wow did he hammer out an incredible purchase price for you guys.” At the end of the day, the reality is that any client of Old Newport would consider thier team to be their new best friends as my wife and I have.” ~ James H.


"When we were looking for a home in Corona del Mar Old Newport Realty was on top of everything. They were available on short notice to show us properties with a smile. Their presentation of paperwork was extremely impressive! I would recommend Old Newport to anyone that wants first class service.” ~ Kimberly K.


"I just wanted to take this time to thank you guys for your professionalism and expertise in helping me find a home in Corona del Mar in "record time". Within just days of notifying you that I needed to find a home within a week to move into, you rose to the challenge with expediency and made it happen! You are by far the most knowledgeable real estate agents in this area and most importantly a real pleasure to work with. Your dedication to your customers is evident and I will continue to refer friends and family to utilize your services.” ~ Keri H.


"I actually had a Laguna Beach home for sale and Marcel was representing the buyer. Due to the uniqueness of my Laguna Beach real estate, I had several offers all at once. I chose Marcel’s offer because I could tell immediately that he would be pleasant to work with, be very professional, and that he is the type of guy who makes a rather complicated deal happen.” ~ Kelly T.


"Your hospitality knows no bounds. Thank you Old Newport Realty for being the best real estate agents in Newport Beach. Pam and I would be delighted to have you over for dinner once we are all settled into our new Corona del Mar home.” ~ John S.


"We have used the better known real estate companies in the past with several other home sales in Newport Beach. We decided to give Old Newport a try and they sold our home in just a few weeks during a tough market period… the entire process was smooth and effortless and I recommend Old Newport to anyone with total confidence.” ~ Hoby D.

"Marcel has the best attitude I have ever seen in a Realtor. He knows the Corona del Mar rental market better than anyone.” ~ Sharon L.


"I just want to take a minute and thank you for your expertise and professionalism in the real estate market. I needed to find a place in short order and you help me accomplish that! I can’t thank you enough for setting up such solid appointments and getting me into a place I absolutely love! I would highly recommend Old Newport Realty to any of my friends and will call on you again when I’m ready to buy my next house. It’s clear to see why you are so successful!” ~ Julie D.


"All of us here at Central Park West are in agreement that Old Newport has excellent Buyer agents. They definitely have their client’s best interests in mind which is very refreshing to see.” ~ Jeremy P., Lennar Builders

"When I was looking at homes for sale in Newport Beach I was excited to make an offer directly to the seller’s agent that I thought I was a good deal, but the final purchase price I obtained once Marcel stepped as my buyer’s agent was phenomenal. Marcel is relentless!” ~ Terry O.


"I’ve been in the Corona del Mar real estate business a long time and cannot express the gratitude I have for Old Newport Realty. Their team has provided me with the best support, communication and online marketing I’ve ever experienced. Thank you Old Newport Realty for being so wonderful to work with!” ~ Gina C.


"My experience with Old Newport Realty from the very beginning has been a pleasure. They worked tirelessly to find me the perfect home that met my needs and made the process so incredibly easy. They are truly professional, who negotiated on my behalf the perfect deal that I was very happy with. I wouldn’t recommend any other agents if you’re looking for a great deal on Newport Coast rentals.” ~ Liz P.


"Old Newport Realty managed the leasing of my rentals in Corona del Mar seamlessly. Their due diligence ensured a great tenant and my peace of mind. As Newport Beach real estate agents they are professional, well wired within the community and really, really care about their clients.” ~ Gloria R.


"Old Newport Realty has been truly professional with great attention to detail of their tenants needs. They showed up to my new rental in Corona del Mar upon move in to ensure everything was proceeding smoothly and to answer questions. Always responsive to email or phone, I feel great about living in a property they manage. It’s probably also a benefit to landlords that want to retain their tenants that they can fix things at a moments notice making our lives a lot more comfortable.” ~ Ben S.


"Marcel’s upbeat personality and high energy made it an absolute pleasure to be with while I was looking at houses for sale Laguna Beach, CA. I would completely trust Marcel to handle anyones purchase or sale of their Laguna Beach house as he is an honest real estate agent.” ~ Joy T.


"Old Newport Realty made us feel like we were their only client which put me at ease during our relocation. They were quick to return calls, emails and texts and never tried to persuade us to make a decision (which was wonderful). They even let my dog drive around with us for days while looking at Newport Beach properties! I would strongly recommend Old Newport Realty.” ~ Tanya W.


"I just wanted to take a minute to thank you. As you know, we were unfamiliar with the high end Corona del Mar rental market. Your prompt preparation allowed us to quickly get the process started. Your handling of the negotiation and document preparation and execution process allowed us to obtain the right property. We are happy and thank you for your professional service.” ~ Keith K.


"I realized very soon after having contacted several other “big name” brokers that Marcel Ford of Old Newport Realty was the only Newport Beach real estate agent I wanted to do business with. He was professional, prompt, fun, no-stress, and incredibly savvy in knowing how to get me the best deal. He went WAY over and beyond the call of duty in finding me my beautiful home. You would be remiss if you worked with any other real estate! My new Newport Coast home is luxurious and is more than anything I had ever envisioned.” ~ Erica W.


"I owe so much to the Old Newport team. They understood how to calm my nerves and walk me through a very difficult time. Their ability to generate buyer interest is amazing. I would highly recommend Old Newport Realty to anyone who is looking to sell their Newport Beach properties!” ~ Patty S.


"My wife and I have been involved in multiple real estate transactions, and the competency of the agents we’ve used has varied drastically. And I’m happy to say that Old Newport Realty is one of the best we’ve used. You owe it to yourself to find someone like Old Newport to have your back, provide feedback, and local expertise. Choosing the right Newport Beach real estate agent to represent you in the transaction can be as important as choosing the right property. We recommend Old Newport.” ~ Josh C.


"Old Newport Realty did a great job finding me a wonderful home in South Laguna Beach. The Laguna Beach real estate market was very competitive and quick follow up was critical to secure a place that had everything I was looking for. Their team was responsive and worked smart negotiating a great deal. Thank you!” ~ Renee H.