About the Tamkins
Melinda and Scott have been life-long residents of Southern California. As
such, they are very familiar with key cities, neighborhoods, school systems
and the unique advantages and disadvantages of many individual communities.
True Southern California natives, the Tamkins are now raising a fourth generation Westside Los Angeles Family. They have two sons, ages 7 and 9 and a 1 ˝ year-old
Melinda comes from a long-standing real estate family. Her mother, father, and aunt all worked together as a successful real estate team for over 30 years. From a very young age real estate was a part of life. Hard work, honesty and ethics were an integral part of her upbringing. Prior to her real estate career Melinda worked in Museum Education at the J. Paul Getty Museum, and at the UCLA/Armand Hammer Museum. She graduated with a B.A. in International Relations and Business from the University of Southern California. Melinda continues her educational interests by taking art classes at UCLA and working with youth.
Scott’s family also has years of experience in the real estate field. From residential to commercial to development, the Tamkin family has established themselves as pillar in the brokerage community. Scott has developed a reputation as a skilled negotiator and an agent who goes “above and beyond”. After graduating from USC with a B.A. in Communications, Scott began his career by working with international franchises in Barcelona, Spain. From the international experience, Scott gained an appreciation for working with people from a wide array of backgrounds. Scott is sensitive to clients’ needs and is committed to delivering on promises.
Since 2004 when Sotheby’s opened in Brentwood, Scott and Melinda have consistently attained the highest level of recognition from Sotheby’s International Realty- the President’s Club. Having sold well over $100 Million in Real Estate! Together, Melinda and Scott bring creativity, thoughtfulness and real value to their clients. Customer satisfaction and honest-to-goodness service is key to their success. Melinda and Scott truly believe in ethical conduct and understand that “what goes around comes around.” The Tamkins are here to support you and provide you with the best in real estate services. Their commitment runs deeper than helping you buy or sell your home. You will be delighted to have Melinda and Scott on your team.
A Partnership you can count on!