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Village Properties’ dynamic duo, Cara Gamberdella and Erin Timmerman, teamed up in 2017 to create a full-service Santa Barbara real estate team. Gamberdella + Timmerman offers the very best in market knowledge, professional skills and client service – all with the strictest adherence to honesty, ethics and integrity.

Since joining Village Properties in 2006, Cara has developed a thriving business, generated over $150 million in sales and most importantly helped well over a hundred clients and their families realize their real estate goals. Cara’s sales consistently rank her in the top percentage of all agents in the Santa Barbara MLS in total sales volume and in number of transactions year over year. She has been honored multiple times as a Top-10 sales agent with Village Properties, and in 2014 had the highest sales volume in the brokerage’s Santa Barbara office.

Erin joined Village Properties in 2016 with over 10 years of experience in property management and acquisitions. Erin has extensive knowledge in residential maintenance, building code regulations, market analysis, price evaluations and legal aspects of real estate. In her previous role as the Vice President of Property Management, she led a staff that managed over 1,500 multi-family residential units between California and Montana.

Combining their experience, relentless work ethic and client-centered business philosophy with intimate knowledge of the South Coast’s unique neighborhood niches, home values and market trends, Gamberdella + Timmerman provide an unmatched resource for their clients to be informed, supported and successful in buying or selling a home.

Gamberdella + Timmerman have successfully represented clients in buying and selling primary residences, investment homes and multi-unit properties across broad price ranges in the Santa Barbara, Hope Ranch, Montecito and Goleta markets. With the power and support of the area's top brokerage, Village Properties, their ability to market and showcase properties is optimized with the most innovative technologies and top resources available in today’s housing market.