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Jason Barry

Barry Estates

Jason Barry is a second-generation leader of Barry Estates, among the preeminent luxury real estate firm in Rancho Santa Fe. The brokerage was founded by Catherine and Daniel Barry. Since 1985, the firm has focused on the elite enclaves in coastal San Diego, including Del Mar, Solana Beach and La Jolla. Since 2002 Barry Estates has represented buyers and sellers in more than $2.5 billion worth of transactions

LOCAL KNOWLEDGE: He has lived in Rancho Santa Fe since 1977 and intimately knows the region’s homes and their histories.

BIG NUMBERS: In November 2015 the team listed Qualcomm co-founder Andrew Viterbi’s Rancho Santa Fe home on 33 acres – with a 20,000 square foot house – for $60 million. It’s still on the market, though the price has dropped to $45 million with a different listing agent.