Linda May has spent more than three decades selling L.A.’s most prestigious estates, amassing over $3 billion in career sales. She has consistently ranked in the top 1% of Coldwell Banker agents internationally and is a regular fixture on the REAL Trends/ The Wall Street Journal Top 1,000 list. She also recently won the 2015 Will Rogers, “Real Estate Lifetime Achievement” award for her accomplished success in the business. She proudly works in Beverly Hills—the epicenter of global luxury—while serving the surrounding enclaves of Holmby Hills, Bel Air, Hollywood Hills, Brentwood, West Hollywood, Wilshire Corridor, Trousdale, Beverly Park and beyond to downtown Los Angeles and Malibu. Linda has continued to set records in these communities—the most recent example being the highest priced sale in Beverly Park for $46 million.
Frequently called upon by the city’s most powerful denizens— from elite business leaders and developers to celebrities and international A-listers, Linda has become the go-to source for marketing listings with architectural and historical pedigree, as well as highly soughtafter development opportunities in prime Westside locations. Her unparalleled market knowledge, combined with her reputation for discretion and negotiating skills have made her one of the most respected names in luxury real estate today. She is a true trailblazer, always looking for opportunities to “break the mold” and rise above the status quo. She invests heavily in traditional and digital media advertising, professional photography, website development for her most exclusive properties and many other methods that generate targeted exposure globally. Her team also harnesses the power of editorial media with client approval. Her listings have made headlines in Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Variety, Angeleno, Hollywood Reporter, Haute Living and Unique Homes among other noteworthy publications. Her lasting relationships, which stretch as far as back as 30+ years and across geographical boundaries, have also proven time and time again that having Linda May as real estate representation is a distinct advantage in today’s affluent global marketplace.
Linda May is passionate about helping people live out their vision of luxury through selling real estate, supporting the arts and her lifetime interest in design. A proud Los Angeles resident for over 35 years, she makes her home in an iconic mid-century modern building on the Westside. She is also a dedicated member of her community. She is a Charter Founder of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), a patron of the L.A. Opera, a member of the L.A. County Museum of Art, a board member at the Wallis Annenberg Cultural Center of Beverly Hills and a member of the Music Center’s Blue Ribbon. A symphony enthusiast, Linda shares a position as chairman of the Board of Overseers for the L.A. Philharmonic with her husband Jack. She also believes in helping the future generations of L.A. and the city’s at-risk youth through such organizations as A Placed Called Home and Aviva Family and Children’s Services. Her life’s passions underscore what many of her clients believe intuitively already—that L.A. is not just a global metropolis, but a blank canvas of opportunity.