Raised on the Monterey Peninsula, Christine Handel knows every detail of the lifestyle, history, and area of the community, including the different microclimates, schools, and social clubs. She has decided to stay put in this wonderful part of the world to raise her own family and continue her success in Real Estate. She is an expert and knows how to find the best area that fits her client’s needs for them and their families. It is not just about finding a home but a lifestyle as well. Christine is connected and able to mobilize a network of professionals on behalf of her clients to improve outcomes in any situation. She is knowledgeable hardworking, and driven; constantly challenging herself to be doing more.
Christine is experienced in the luxury, high-end real estate market, representing complex transactions throughout the broader peninsula. She is also very experienced in all ranges of property sales from fixer uppers, construction sites, condominiums, commercial, mixed use buildings, investment properties, first time home buyers, dream homes and agricultural land and ranches. Christine has been involved in the building and construction business her entire life. She understands the design and construction side more than most. Her huge success is based on referrals from past client experiences and word of mouth.
Christine has earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Entrepreneurship and International Management from Sierra Nevada College in Incline Village, Nevada. She is also a graduate of Carmel high School in Carmel, California. Christine believes in giving back to this amazing community that has helped mold her as much as she can. She is actively involved at the Beach and Tennis Club and gives to Casa of Monterey, Salvation Army, Hospice of Monterey, and Montage’s Ohana House for Mental Health for Children and Adolescents.