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Luxury Property Specialist


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  • A Certified Luxury Property Specialist.
  • Specializes in residential and ocean-front properties.
  • A Malibu local since 1976. Raised 4 children in the Malibu School System.
  • Majored in Psychology and Business Administration.
  • Negotiated and closed real estate transactions since 1989. From the beginning, she has been affiliated with the Mailbu Jon Douglas company - now Coldwell Banker - Jon Douglas Company.
  • Prior Sales and Marketing background, as she brokered oil and gas leases to major oil companies from 1982 to 1988.
  • Continually networks and masterminds with other Top producing agents to create new and effective methods of selling homes.
  • A Board Member of the Children`s Lifesaving Foundation as well as the medical service organization - Operation Smile.
  • Board Member of the Malibu Optimist Club
  • Board Member of the Malibu Veteran's Committee


Find Your Next Home
You need someone who knows this area inside and out! I can work with you to find the right home at the right price for you, including all the neighborhood amenities that matter - not to mention the essential criteria you have for your ideal home

Sell a Home
When it's time to move, you need someone who will advertise your home, show to prospective buyers, negotiate the purchase contract, arrange financing, oversee the inspections, handle all necessary paperwork and supervise the closing. I can take care of everything you need, from start to close.

Consult on Home Selling Tactics
Oftentimes buyers don't visualize living in your home the way you do. I can make your home attractive to its ideal audience - which can help you get top dollar. Things like staging the home, making repairs or minor improvements, or even simply painting the walls can be the difference between a home resting on the market and one that's sold fast.


International Sterling Society, Luxury Property Specialist



"At last, someone comes up with the "right" answer!"

  -Banjo, Client

"Margaret Hauptman possesses a strong knowledge of the Malibu area having been a decades long resident.  In handling the sale of my residence she was extremely responsive to my questions, planned ahead for showings, showed professionalism and enthusiasm.  She comes across as being dedicated to her profession, has pleasant interpersonal skills and truly cares about each client. Her attention to detail was evident and all paperwork was done in a timely manner.  Her knowledge of Real Estate laws & regulations provided added confidence that she was a good choice to handle this transaction."

  -Mary Blakslee, Client

"Margaret sold our home with multiple offers and helped us buy our new home which was in another bidding war.  She's a Realtor with integrity while providing great service and support through both negotiations and escrows."

  -Cathleen Sands, Client

Coldwell Banker Realty
23676 Malibu Rd
Malibu, CA