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. 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.
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. It also helped him develop a keen sense of traditional and contemporary home design and expert knowledge of finishing carpentry.
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. In his first year as a real estate agent in Santa Barbara, he sold over 4 million dollars in real estate representing both buyers and sellers. 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.