What they say about me

Client Testimonials

Mary McGrail
3 days ago
Derek is a knowledgable, reliable, prompt, proactive, and thorough realtor. He walked me through the nuances (and apprehension!) of first-time home-buying with patience and wisdom. If you’re looking for a personable expert and advocate, I recommend Derek.
Tyler Gabriel
1 month ago
My wife and I bought our first home with Derek's help - he was excellent. Knowledgeable, thorough, proactive, easygoing, responsive, and with plenty of stories to share. He knows the Pasadena area extremely well, and in our case knew all the things to watch out for when buying an older... read more
Aida Velasco
3 months ago
I was recently in LA house hunting. My husband and I are moving from London to LA because of our jobs. A colleague put me in touch with Derek, and it made all the difference in the world. He is a very professional realtor, who knows South Pasadena very well.... read more
5 months ago
Derek handled three transactions for our family in the past 18 months and we couldn’t be more grateful for his skill and expertise! About a year and a half ago, we met Derek while in search of our first home in South Pasadena. He patiently guided us through... read more
Livvy Bennett
7 months ago
Derek is an angel! Extremely communicative and personable and has an eye on all the best spots.
Sindhu Nair
9 months ago
Derek went out of his way to help me find an apartment in the Arcadia-Pasadena area. He regularly sent me a listings and was so patient with my requests. Would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for homes or apartments in LA!
sally farmer
9 months ago
I recently had a fabulous experience with my neighbor, realtor Derek Vaughan. For the last five years my husband and I had been helping my father navigate heartbreaking struggles with his life and his health, in the last years exacerbated by this confounded pandemic. After his death in May, emotionally... read more
Steven Zusack
1 year ago
It was great working with Derek. I was in a tough spot and needed to find a place quickly. He made sure I had quality places to view and helped me find a great place to call home.
Robert Newman
1 year ago
I am a Inbound marketer that focuses on Residential Real Estate. Derek is my client. Inbound MARKETING is all about providing high quality USEFUL information for your audience. I can say beyond a shadow of a doubt that Derek is committed to providing the BEST information in every format... read more