Carlsbad California Real Estate Company

About Jim Davey

Jim Davey is a Real Estate Broker and Principal of DAVEY Properties, powered by Compass. As a 33 year veteran of the real estate industry, Jim brings a wealth of experience in marketing, negotiating and closing real estate transactions. He also understands that property ownership can be an important part of your investment strategy. Jim centers his attention on his client’s best interests while focusing on the goal to “Love Where You Live!”

As a consistent top producer, Jim’s philosophy for success is founded on a high-tech high-touch approach. In this digital age, he leverages data and technology tools to achieve maximum results. Jim believes that success starts with building a personal and supportive relationship with his clients. Integrity, knowledge, professionalism and communication are utmost in creating a trusted relationship.

In addition to his numerous years as a successful Real Estate Broker, Jim has 16 years of prior experience as a Certified CA Residential Appraiser. His in-depth analytical and valuation skill set combined with his high ethical standards and personal attention to detail, make him an exceptional resource when evaluating and negotiating the purchase of any property. For sellers, Jim also incorporates an 18 steps process within his marketing plan in order to realize top dollar with favorable terms. A sampling of his action items includes a home staging consultation, professional photography, aerial drone footage, quality virtual tours, value range pricing, and comprehensive marketing via online syndication and social media.

If you or someone you know are interested in buying or selling a primary residence or investment property, please reach out to Jim Davey to discuss the benefits of his professional services!


  • Jim Davey
    617 Saxony Plc, #101
    CA 92024 US

    Phone: (760)419-5581

    Jim Davey received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from San Diego State University in 1986 with a Major in Real Estate. Jim´s twenty plus years experience prior to starting DAVEY Properties includes being a top producing Real Estate Broker with Cypress Realty & Mortgage and Prudential California Realty representing the top 3-6% of agents nationwide. In addition, he was a Chief Appraiser and Real Estate Consultant for TRW as well as the principal and owner of Davey Appraisal Services. Jim also spent a number of years as a Financial Consultant with Crossroads Capital Management and AXA Advisors, specializing in Investment Management and Estate Planning. He has his CA Real Estate Broker´s License and has held a Series 7 Securities License, a Series 66 Investment Advisors License, a CA State Insurance License and a Certified Residential Appraiser's License.

    Jim, his wife and four children reside in the La Costa Area of Carlsbad just north of Encinitas. In addition to his strong work ethic, Jim still finds time to give back to the community. He has been actively involved with fundraising and event planning for the local Elementary School including; the Tee Off for Technology Golf Event, helping to implement the Peace Patrol, supporting the Reading Challenge Program, the Math 24 District Event and the Jog-A-Thon. Jim has also supported various programs at La Costa Canyon High School and the San Diego State University´s Aztec Athletic Foundation. Jim has enjoyed coaching and refereeing for the AYSO and Lighting youth soccer leagues as well as coaching in the LCYO baseball program. His hobbies include a variety of outdoor activities such as cycling, running, hiking, golfing and going to the beach. Many weekends you will find Jim out on the soccer fields supporting his children.
    Jim Davey is currently an affiliate of the California Department of Real Estate holding a Broker's License. Jim has a CRS designation earned through his experience and expertise from the Council of Residential Specialists. He has also held a Certified Residential Appraiser´s License during his 16 years of appraising through the California Office of Real Estate Appraisers. He has also testified as an Expert Witness in the Real Estate Industry. Jim is currently a member of the North County Board of Realtors. This association upholds a strict code of ethics as well as requiring continued education. This ensures that their members are up to date on the latest marketing techniques, valuation analysis and legislation affecting the Real Estate Industry.  Jim recently acquired the Fine Homes designation which is awarded to sales associates who manage clients who properties represent the top 10% of the marketplace.  He also keeps current on industry trends, market conditions, laws and regulations with the Real Estate and Realtor® publications.

    Jim is part of a high quality real estate team at DAVEY Properties. The team also includes their a number of mortgage consultants, a transaction coordinator, escrow agent, title representative, design consultants as well as qualified property inspectors and termite inspectors. The entire team is dedicated to providing a smooth and fully disclosed real estate transaction.

    "Quality service, marketing and representation differentiate one real estate agent from another." In order to fulfill that commitment, Jim is willing to give 110% towards customer service to make your experience positive and memorable.

    Jim Davey knows first hand the importance a Realtor plays in closing a real estate transaction and looks forward to assisting you in his area of expertise!

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Jim Davey
COMPASS - DAVEY Properties
617 Saxony Plc, #101
Encinitas CA 92024
(760) 419-5581