Dean Aguilar CEO/Founder

Originally licensed in 2001, Dean is a graduate of George Mason University and started his Real Estate career in the Washington D.C. market as the lead on a high-producing team. Selling on average 165 homes per year, the team closed over $45 million in sales annually.

The Dean Aguilar Group is a high-performing real estate team with over 44 years of family history in San Diego real estate. The team is comprised of San Diegans—born, bred, and raised. From North County’s scenic hills and beautiful beaches to the South Bay’s cultural diversity, the Dean Aguilar Group knows this county and wants to share it with you.

The Dean Aguilar Group knows that when it comes time to make one of life’s most exciting decisions, experience matters. And Dean Aguilar has experience.

Dean’s strategic approach in aggressively marketing properties—coupled with his established network of fellow realtors—has been a proven system of success in obtaining for clients their new dream homes while staying protected in the sales of their current homes. Dean also created a system for home buyers that enables his clients to view properties in “real time” as they enter the market. Dean’s ultimate vision is to allow clients to experience properties at their own convenience—just as a realtor would, but with up-to-the-minute accuracy. Uniquely able to understand and appreciate his clients’ real estate needs, Dean is respected by clients and colleagues for his honesty, fairness, and ability to follow through. Dean has been featured on House Hunters, the television show, for his real estate expertise and accumulated countless accolades and awards, including the #1 Military Relocation Specialist for San Diego in 2012, 2013, and 2014. He was also named the #1 Luxury marketing Specialist by Realtor magazine in 2013 and given the #1 Customer Satisfaction Award by BBB in 2012, 2013, and 2014.

Afroditi Krozos-Aguilar Lead Agent

Afroditi Krozos-Aguilar is the Lead Buyer Agent for the Dean Aguilar Group. Afroditi possesses an unparalleled work ethic and energy that has earned her the respect of clients and colleagues alike. She negotiates the best possible price and terms for buyers, constantly drawing from her in-depth knowledge of market areas, neighborhoods, and related real estate services.

Afroditi has 20 years of experience within the customer service and hospitality sectors and was the general manager for a team of over 200 team members. Afroditi’s outgoing personality and service first mentality enable her to advocate for her clients’ needs. She values listening and learning, and understands the criticality of honesty, fairness, and following through.

Outside of real estate, Afroditi support numerous charitable events including food and clothing drives for the homeless, toy drives for children’s hospitals, and adoption events for animal shelters. Afroditi is from the Washington DC area and attended school in Florida and North Carolina. She and her husband have a 4 year old son and two rescued dogs.

Alexiss Zazueta Realtor®

Alexiss is a licensed Realtor® with the Dean Aguilar Group. She started in the Real Estate industry as a broker’s assistant, marketing admin, and transaction coordinator. With over 5 years of experience in the industry, she is able to fully understand the buying and selling process from start to finish. Prior to Real Estate she had previous experience in sales, customer service, and loan processing. With experience & knowledge in the mortgage industry Alexiss is able to help her clients understand the process of qualifying to own a home. She provides her client’s with integrity, professionalism, & knowledge that is up-to-date. She has a passion for helping others and will provide excellent customer satisfaction that exceeds your expectations. 
 
Outside of her career life, Alexiss likes to help out those in need by donating and putting together events to help feed the homeless. She also has a strong passion for fitness and living a healthy lifestyle. 

America Gomez Real Estate Agent

Having the right real estate agent means having an agent who is committed to helping you buy or sell your home with the highest level of expertise in your local market. This also means helping you in understanding each step of the buying or selling process. This commitment level has helped America build a remarkable track record of delivering results.

Nothing is more exciting to her than the gratifying feeling she gets from helping people meet their real estate needs. You can count on America to always do what’s in your best interest. Past clients and coworkers describe America as honest, trustworthy, and knowledgeable in the real estate market. She knows how important it is to find your dream home or get the best offer for your property. Therefore she will make it my responsibility to help you achieve those goals.

Whether you are an experienced investor or a first time buyer, Spanish speak or English speaker, America can help you in finding the property of your dreams. Please feel free to browse her website and let her guide you every step of the way by calling or e-mailing to set up an appointment today.

Emma Pfingsten Creative Director

Emma Pfingsten is the Creative Director for the Dean Aguilar Group. Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, she graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Visual Communication Design. Emma has previously provided her Graphic Design and Marketing Expertise for the IT industry and smaller businesses. In 2017 she set off on a new journey to pursue her dream to move to California. So far her favorite part of living in San Diego is of course the constant warm weather, beautiful views and how friendly people are. Emma is excited to utilize her passion of creativity and strategic marketing in the Real Estate industry to help grow the company.

Brandy Bishop Operations Manager/ Realtor®

Brandy Bishop is a licensed real estate agent. She also oversees each transaction from the time the property goes under contract to closing, ensuring no deadline is missed.  Her experience as a Transaction Coordinator (TC) in the real estate field began in Grand Junction, Colorado in 2003 and continues throughout San Diego County. She is skilled in the art of “closing the deal.” She has closed thousands of transactions while working alongside influential real estate agents, Brokers and Escrow companies, leveraging her knowledge and client focused ideals. Brandy enjoys using her experience to create and complete professional, stress-free transactions. Her work as a licensed real estate agent and Transaction Coordinator combination keep her at the forefront of local real estate trends.

From her time in Colorado to California and living abroad in Europe, she has witnessed the ups and downs of the real estate markets across the world. She is versed in REO’s and Short Sales as well as Conventional loan and VA loan requirements. She understands first hand, the stresses of Service Member’s and of their family’s. Her primary goal is to make the home buying and selling process as easy and streamlined as possible by getting an in depth analysis of what the the customers wants and needs for the best value.

Brandy has made it her mission to help clients reach their goals through the highest level of service, skilled analysis, and sound real estate advice available allowing them to make the best decision in one of the most important transactions of their life. If finding a house to call “Home” is your goal, then call her now. Let her help you make your dreams come true.

Gina Dewar Realtor®

Gina Dewar is a licensed Realtor ® in Texas, New Mexico and now California! With more than 6 years in the real estate business, she knows the process whether you are a first-time buyer, seller or investor, Gina will guide you through every step of the way. She speaks Spanish, English and of course the Real Estate language! Being bilingual is always a plus in this border city. She speaks your language, whatever it may be.

Past clients refer to her as being reliable, professional and resourceful. During the past six months, she has studied the city of San Diego and is familiar with every neighborhood this wonderful city has.

Having a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and being certified as an ISO 9000 auditor, she knows how to handle a tough schedule, meet deadlines, guide clients, organize documents, making sure everything is ready to close deals.

Her personal side involves spending time with her family, writing her blog, discovering new local places to visit and just enjoying this wonderful city of San Diego.

Jesse Klein Real Estate Agent

After working eight years in the service and hospitality industry, Jesse Klein made the move to Real Estate becoming a Realtor ® in December of 2017. Graduating from San Diego State in May of 2017, go Aztecs!, Jesse moved forward with his next adventure. Focusing on his natural born leadership skills and strong work ethic he played football for Southwestern Oklahoma State and upon transferring to SDSU walked on to their football team while receiving his degree in Interdisciplinary studies.

Jesse, a San Diego native, uses his strong work ethic and comfort in competition to find you your perfect home for the perfect price. In his free time you will find Jesse working out or improving on his studies in exercise and nutritional sciences to help train his friends and family at the gym.