Bringing extensive knowledge and experience to The Agency Palm Desert office, Andrew Teitel approaches each transaction with passion, perseverance and integrity. Guiding buyers and sellers across the Coachella Valley, he offers a nuanced understanding of each distinct market, paired with his personal brand of white-glove service, honed over many years spent working with a high-net-worth clientele.
With a keen eye for quality design and construction, Andrew has a knack for pairing his clients with a selection of homes to perfectly suit their needs. He also prides himself on staying current on the latest market trends and puts his strong analytical skills to work for his clients every step of the way. A previously licensed CPA with extensive experience in the Tax and Accounting fields, he is able to advise on a range of issues that may arise through the buying and selling process.
Andrew relocated to Palm Springs in 2011, after more than 30 years in sales, ten of which were spent selling high-end real estate in the affluent Detroit suburbs of Oakland County. He began his professional career in Los Angeles, where he earned his California CPA license and worked with entertainment industry all-stars and in Motion Picture Distribution and Television Syndication. He continued his association with Hollywood, working with movie productions to find locations and housing for stars, such as Hugh Jackman, Demi Moore, John Cho and Miley Cyrus.
Born and raised in West Bloomfield Michigan, Andrew received a Bachelor of Science from Boston University's School of Management. An avid philanthropist since high school, Andrew’s greatest triumph was chairing an event in 1989 for the Los Angeles LGBT center, raising $250,000. Over the years, he has been on the boards of Hebrew Free Loan Association, Triangle Foundation and Jewish Federation of the Desert. When not touring real estate with his clients, Andrew enjoys the arts and is an avid Bridge player.