Matthew Taylor, a proud Ventura Native, is a former 20 year Director of a large Health and Human Services Agency Office in Ventura County where he also served as a Federal Grant Writer, Project Manager, and Power Contract Negotiator. Matthew is a Former Instructor with U.C. Davis Extension conducting training throughout California. ( Achieve Global Management Series) Matthew has worked diligently to serve his real estate clients and investors to provide them with excellent service for over 14 years in residential real estate, both resale and new home sales. As a resale agent, Matthew has achieved Agent of the Month, Top Ten Agent of the Year, #1 in closed transactions, and he is a certified real estate Instructor with the Arizona School Of Real Estate and Business. As an Associate Broker for Mandalay Homes, Matthew personally sold numerous new build homes and custom parcels. From lot selection, floor plan selection, architecture design, upgrade and amenities ,and managing the build process from laying the foundation slab to final walk through and move in! Matthew is licensed in both California and Arizona but working and living in Ventura County. He specializes in luxury properties, golf communities, with resort-style living, custom homes, equestrian properties and residential resale. Matthew has three adult sons. His son Austin is currently serving in the United States Navy Port Hueneme and his sons Giancarlo and Brandon are licensed Realtors as well. Matthew has been a Top Producer, a real estate coach, trainer and mentor for other real estate professionals. Whether you're selling or buying real estate, Matthew will take care of your real estate transaction from start to finish; from marketing and advertising to contract negotiation and closing. Working diligently by your side to achieve a successful and smooth transaction. As YOUR real estate fiduciary, placing you and your best interest first and foremost!