About Dave Marchetti
David Marchetti is an expert in combining positive personal experience with sound and successful business practices. David, a native of Los Angeles, moved to Santa Barbara at the age of eighteen to attend UCSB in 1985. After college, he became a public school junior high science teacher for Santa Barbara Schools and a Senior Ocean Lifeguard for Los Angeles County. In his 20 year teaching and lifeguarding career, David has been able to develop his skills of building relationships that lead to success. His years as a local educator has made David an expert on the local school systems and completely knowledgeable about the specifics and details of each local elementary, junior high, and high schools in the area.
David’s passion for real estate, home, and home furnishings is evident in his past businesses. From 2001 -2016, David created and developed a successful retail furniture store and the largest tile importing company in Santa Barbara. David’s past tile and furniture companies have provided him with the skills to lead, market, innovate and negotiate large international and domestic business transactions. In all his work related transactions and relationships with clients, David brings honesty, integrity, and professionalism, which are virtues deeply ingrained in his strong work ethic.
As a home owner in Santa Barbara for the past 25 years as well an active investment property owner, David has the ability to advise on property renovation and utilization to obtain the highest and best monetary use of a property. With his intimate knowledge of Santa Barbara residential communities, former public school teaching career, and business innovation and leadership, David Marchetti is able to provide service that will meet or exceed your real estate needs.