Bob Chapman is a highly respected leader whose unparalleled experience has covered a wide expanse of roles and garnered success in all aspects of residential and commercial representation. Bob began his career in the home-building business in Newport Beach, but he has been in real estate sales and management for over 25 years in Laguna Beach, Newport Beach and Coastal Orange County. As a broker affiliated with Villa Real Estate, Bob has a unique understanding of the market trends and social fabric of the community he represents.
A longtime resident of Laguna Beach, Bob has in-depth insights into the evolution and development of the Orange County area and its ever-changing market. As a seasoned broker, he offers proven business and marketing strategies, as well as data-driven expertise to identify pricing trends in the marketplace. Above all, Bob has handled just about every possible property type for his clients with the confidence and knowledge that come from experience: new construction, major remodels, building expansion, vacant parcels, oceanfront properties, Coastal Commission reviews and lot line adjustment.
Bob's leadership roles within the real estate industry give him even greater perspective and are unmatched among his peers. He was president of the Newport Beach Association of Realtors; vice president of the Laguna Board of Realtors; director of the Southern California MLS; and director of the California Association of Realtors. He also served on the Planning Commission and Design Review Board for the City of Laguna Beach and was named Realtor of the year in 1999 by the Laguna Board of Realtors.
Bob graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans with a B.A. in history, which included two years of study in the Tulane School of Architecture. The utmost professional, Bob is known as a good listener and communicator. He is a regular at community events and on the Board of Trustees for the Laguna Art Museum. When he's not working, Bob enjoys history, architecture and the game of tennis.