Highland Premiere was founded on the promise of providing the highest level of service to our valued real estate clients. Combining our extensive experience with our unparalleled service, we help our clients to achieve their real estate goals. At Highland Premiere, our priority is to provide excellent service in securing, selling and managing real estate investments with the utmost care, respect and transparency to our valued customers. We are well-versed in handling transactions from all over the world, tailoring each experience to meet specific, individual needs. Whether high-net-worth investors, first-time homebuyers, or those on a budget, we are grateful for these opportunities as each experience has been instrumental in shaping our business into what it is today. From our family to yours, we appreciate and thank you for your patronage.
- Dennis Hsii, MBAPartner
Dennis is co-founder of Highland Premiere and owner of Playa Vista Premiere Real Estate Group. He works with buyers, sellers and investors in real estate transactions spanning various price ranges and property types. He brings tremendous energy, knowledge and expertise to his clients.
Dennis graduated from Pepperdine University with a Masters in Business Adminstration with a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from the leading Straus Institute. His experience in negotiations and conflict management helps his clients achieve the best possible results during their transactions.
- Vivian YoonPartner
As a principal broker and co-founder of Highland Premiere, Vivian brings to her clients a broad range of international experience in luxury residential sales, arts management, and international relocation services. With her team of full-service real estate experts, Vivian assists domestic and international clients in purchasing properties in the greater Los Angeles, Orange County and San Francisco Bay Area. Vivian has serviced clients from all over the world– including countries like the United Arab Emirates, The Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore and mainland China. Vivian is fluent in English and Korean and holds an MBA from the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business.
- June Quan, Esq.Agent
As a native San Franciscan and now a resident of Los Angeles, June Quan is a real estate agent with in-depth knowledge and experience in the luxury markets of both the San Francisco Bay Area and Southern California. Prior to joining Highland Premiere, June practiced law full time as a transactional and litigation attorney in areas including entertainment, contracts, intellectual property, and employment matters. With her exceptional negotiation skills, eye for detail, and focus on protecting her clients’ interests, June places a premium on customer service to ultimately match her clients with the most sought-after homes in today’s real estate market.
- Tammy HoAssociate Broker
As a native and resident of Orange County since 1989, Tammy has incredible knowledge of the local market. Living in Orange County for over a quarter-century has given her a great appreciation for all that Orange County has to offer its homeowners and residents. Because of her honesty, integrity, professionalism, and perseverance, Tammy’s clients know and trust her ability to get them what they want in a timely manner. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Tammy graduated Cal State University of Fullerton earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing and worked for a renowned mortgage lender. With her in-depth knowledge of real estate, mortgage, and marketing, Tammy’s commitment is to deliver the highest quality Real Estate Service to all her clients.
Along with English, Tammy is fluent in Vietnamese.
- Esther JiAgent
Esther graduated from New York University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel and Tourism Management. Her extensive experience in Hospitality coupled with her families’ background as successful restaurateurs in the greater Los Angeles Area have enabled her to provide the highest level of service to her clients. As a Los Angeles native, Esther has a widespread knowledge of the city, particularly of the Hancock Park and Los Feliz areas. With her dedication and eager attitude, Esther can guarantee the utmost care and satisfaction to her clients.
- Sable StevensAgent
Sable is no newcomer to the business. Her family has been involved in real estate on her father and mother’s side for many years. Sable received a B.A. in Communication from California Polytechnic University, Pomona, knowing this would be a beneficial tool in contracts and sales.
Having grown up in an area bordered by Mid-Wilshire and Pico-Robertson, Beverly Hills is an all-too familiar locale to Sable. From Beverly Hills, all the way down beautiful Sunset Dr. to Malibu, Sable’s familiarity with Los Angeles, and her knowledge of everything it has to offer, will be an asset clients can appreciate.
- Brian ShanahanAffiliate
Brian Shanahan started Crest Estates along with his wife Jessica with one goal in mind. He wanted to use his skills and expertise to help guide those in need of estate appraisal, liquidation, and consulting. The experience and knowledge that he has acquired through the years has put him in a great position where he can utilize those skills to help others. Inheriting an estate can extremely difficult for the families and individuals involved, and Brian & Jessica understand this having been through it themselves. Brian & Jessica take great satisfaction in knowing they can simplify the process. Crest Estates & Highland Premier make sure you get maximum value out of your home and its contents.
- Xinji Tina ShangExecutive Assistant
Tina Shang has joined recently from Shanghai, China. She is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Public Relations from the University of Southern California (USC). Tina is a wonderful addition to the team and will help coordinate communications with both our international and domestic clients. She is very talented & energetic and is a perfect fit for our team! Tina recently moved to Los Angeles from Shanghai, China, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature from the Minzu University of China (MUC). She has also studied at University of California, San Diego (UCSD). Her expertise is in public relations, marketing and branding.
Tina is fluent in Mandarin & English and also speaks Korean & French. She is excited to be a part of our young company and eager to help all of our clients!
- Sean CliffordAgent
Sean is an experienced international real estate investor who is now focused on supporting the Highland Premiere Team sell high end luxury homes in the Los Angeles market. He was previously a Partner with Deloitte Consulting Hong Kong and Chief Operating Office, Senior Vice President for an International division of Countrywide Home Loans in Calabasas. He brings a unique understanding to home sellers; having purchased and sold many properties himself and is therefore always focused on the most financially beneficial outcome for his clients.
Sean has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction from Arizona State and lives in Pacific Palisades.
- Heath ClendenningAgent
Heath is a real estate investor who brings a problem-solving attitude to Highland Premiere. Having grown up in a family that develops land and properties in New England, Heath credits his current success in real estate to his past experience working on development projects. Heath brings that asset to bear when considering property for his clients.
Heath also spends considerable time traveling internationally, especially to various cities in mainland China to serve his most trusted clients. His goal is to be a one-stop-shop for families interested in everything from investment to relocation. Heath is a graduate of the University of Maine with a B.S. in Economics.
- Steven ReaAgent
Having been a winery President combined with 3 generation deep real estate roots, allows Steven to provide a truly unique value to clients looking to acquire or sell their wine country estate, winery or vineyard. Steven’s experience and deep perspective of both real estate and the wine industry helps clients clarify their goals to make them a reality.
Steven served as the President and keystone in the building of Acumen winery from just a dream into a renown Napa mountain winery estate of 220 acres, 116 acres of vineyards. Understanding real estate dynamics and how to improve value, Steven led wise investments which approximately doubled the property values in 3-5 years. Steven travels regularly to Hong Kong, China, Japan and Asia to share the beauty and quality of Napa Valley wines, real estate and life.
- Mi Sun PakBroker-Associate
Mi Sun studied Interior Architecture from the Art Institute of Chicago and holds a Masters in Real Estate Development from Columbia University. She brings to her clients a breath of experience from interior architecture to commercial real estate development. Her extensive range of knowledge and industry experience enables her to manage many types of transactions both locally and globally, including the sale of residential and commercial properties and small to large-scale development projects.
- Vanessa DunlapAgent-Associate
Southern California native Vanessa Dunlap has over 10 years of sales, marketing and negotiation experience working with Fortune 100 companies which makes her a tremendous ally and resource to her clients. As a former Ad Sales Account Executive, Vanessa is a talented sales professional with the knowledge and confidence to provide a smooth, successful & meaningful real estate experience. Whether she is working with first-time buyers or seasoned investors, Vanessa is committed to providing the highest level of customer service and care throughout every step of the transaction.
- Diana LokAgent-Associate
Diana has called Los Angeles her home for the past decade. Born and raised in the Bay Area, she moved to Southern California after graduating with both her PharmD and MBA from the University of the Pacific. Her interest in real estate quickly developed after purchasing a couple of her own properties in the Los Angeles area. Diana is extremely knowledgeable and is committed to serving her clients with honesty and integrity. Diana believes that buying and selling a home, whether for personal or investment, should be a unique experience tailored to each investor’s needs.
Diana is fluent in both English and Mandarin.