Phillip Caruso

A second-generation agent, Phillip Caruso grew up in a family immersed in the world of real estate, learning the ins and outs of the business from his father, Michael Caruso, one of Orange County’s foremost real estate brokers. Having established himself among the area’s most promising agents, Phillip brings his creativity, integrity and keen eye for design to The Agency.

Representing luxury coastal real estate across Orange County, including Monarch Beach, Laguna Beach and Newport Beach, Phillip specializes in pairing families, individuals, and investors with exceptional homes. Honest, committed and optimistic by nature, he is considered one of Orange County’s youngest rising stars in the luxury real estate market, on track to be named one of the top 30 realtors under 30 in the nation.

Phillip received his Broker license at the exceedingly early age of 23, quickly finding his passion for architecture, design and developing. Phillip established himself as an investment analyst at a local commercial real estate firm while underwriting and marketing a multitude of apartment buildings. Along with representing buyers and sellers, Phillip began his residential career working with investors to rehabilitate properties along the Orange County coast. Highly skilled at identifying and underwriting value-add projects, Phillip often represents developers and clients in the purchase and sale of a home, advising on design and build from inception to completion.

A native of Laguna Niguel, Phillip is passionate about coastal preservation and enjoys working with Surfrider Foundation, as well as Habitat for Humanity and World Care. When he’s not serving his clients in real estate, he cherishes time with his family and friends, golfing, surfing and playing guitar. Phillip holds a BA in Regional Development & Sustainability with a Minor in Business Management from The University of Arizona.

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35341 Beach Road 92624 SL19-11345

White exterior palette with blended vertical and horizontal weather sealed siding panels are offset by richly styled black windows, enhanced with black powder coated brass light fixtures, and copper rain gutters and downspouts create a powerful ocean fr...

35345 Beach Road 92624 SL19-11346

This daring soft contemporary design creates a Zen-Like vibe that draws ocean, beach and home together, providing a feeling of well being. The exterior smooth finish stucco blends with natural light caramel color weather sealed cedar engineered wood for...

3 Zephyr Ridge 92677 SL19-11186

This sophisticated custom residence illustrates comfort and functionality blending harmoniously with its charming outdoor grounds and luxurious interiors. Embraced by a private courtyard, trellises, multiple garden spaces, and outdoor covered loggias, t...

2512 Glenneyre 92651 SL19-11639

Massive ocean views. Perched exquisitely above Moss Point near Woods Cove this distinctive residence possesses captivating 180 degree ocean views from every level in a quiet comfortable area of Laguna Village, conveniently distanced from popular Victoria Be...

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2245 Aralia 92660 SL19-09501


Sophisticated new construction in Eastbluff, Newport Beach. This luxurious all new 5 Bedroom 6 Bathroom home spanning over 5,100 Sqft is built from the ground up, providing a stylish Coastal Modern Farmhouse theme designed by Architect Dennis Bedford. C...

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