James Hirsch

James Hirsch is a native New Yorker whose family’s move out west culminated with a BA in Economics from the University of Southern California and an entrenchment into the life and culture of Encino and greater Los Angeles. Over the next 25 years, his work and leadership in commercial construction would broaden and diversify an aptitude and propensity for residential real estate. Bringing over two decades of bold and astute direction in commercial construction and a lifelong passion for real estate to The Agency’s office in Brentwood, James utilizes his diverse array of experiences to produce the results his clients deserve. His real estate acumen is constantly renewed and given sharper definition through a lifestyle dedicated to serving his community and his clients with an unparalleled attention, professionalism and integrity.

James’ parents sparked the entry point into real estate, as they successfully bought and “flipped” homes throughout his childhood. When they decided to pull up stakes and head west to California, James took with him an inundation with the nature of buying and selling the places we call home.

After graduating from USC, James worked toward a successful career in commercial construction, where he served as President and Chief Operating Officer of a national, metal-manufacturing corporation. It was during this time that he continued a relentless pursuit of his passion for residential real estate by purchasing, renovating and selling several homes in both his hometown of Encino and Park City, Utah.

Today, James continues to make his home in Encino with is wife of 23 years and is a proud father of two wonderful daughters. A natural skier and golfer, James owns a distinct and seasoned affinity for the city and climate of his workplace, having been a member of the Brentwood Country Club since 1983. His strong connection to his community persists through his active involvement in several charitable organizations, including: The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and the Guardians Foundation.

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6360 Delaplane 90265 SL18-08045

Not in MLS

Beautifully updated Mediterranean-style home situated in the Winding Way area on over two acres with spectacular ocean and mountain views. Sited up a long private driveway, this home offers complete privacy and seclusion but is just seconds from Pacific Coa...

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4515 Encino Ave

SOLD

This is, without doubt, one of Encino's finest estates. Reflecting the artistic eye of a seasoned architect, interior and exterior features combine to deliver an organic, yet refined beauty, which appears boundary free. Situated in a cul-de-sac and regally...

16688 Ashley Oaks 91436 SL16-03119

SOLD

Stunning remodel, perfectly updated with soaring high ceilings, exquisite designer finishes, modern floorplan with ample room, and an expansive entertainer’s backyard, all on one of Encino’s best cul-de-sac streets just south of Ventura Blvd in the coveted ...

5064 Louise Avenue 91316 SL16-03297

SOLD

Set back off the street in highly desirable Amestoy Estates, this beautifully remodeled home is perfect for an active family. Behind elegant Spanish gates, a romantic courtyard welcomes guests into a warm, inviting home with a modern flexible floor plan...

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