About Suding Murphy Group
The Suding Murphy Group merges the diverse talents of three leading Santa Barbara real estate experts to create a singular team that works synergistically to provide a uniquely tailored experience. Established in 2004, by co-founders Paul Suding and Bridget Murphy, the team blends the comprehensive experience of longtime experts with the fresh insight of millennial talent Sean McIver.
A second generation REALTOR® with over 35 years of experience, Paul is a local expert that possesses extensive insider knowledge known only to a Santa Barbara native. Adept at navigating contracts, Paul is laser-focused on the details, equipped with keen negotiation skills, and a strong construction background. He has diverse experience that spans residential, income property, land, and commercial properties. His resume includes Realtor of the Year, Past President of the Santa Barbara Association of Realtors and Honorary Member for Life. Paul is the perfect merger of high emotional intelligence and service.
One of the top real estate agents in Santa Barbara, Bridget brings unique experience and business acumen sharpened by 22 years in the industry. She has a distinct penchant for identifying precisely what her clients are looking for and a reputation for working tirelessly to achieve their goals. Savvy and highly sought after, Bridget is valued by clients for being amazingly warm, incredibly positive, and contagiously optimistic. In a word, she’s the perfect merger of smarts and sensitivity.
Sean McIver is also a Santa Barbara native with deep-rooted ties to the real estate community. He holds a degree in International Business from the University of California, Santa Barbara and spent his time after college traveling the world and working with and around people of different cultures, ethnicities, and backgrounds. His local knowledge, coupled with his experience in construction and property management, allows him to bring a unique set of skills to the table. Sean is the perfect merger of brilliant and likable.
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