Meet the Team

Meet the Team


Ed Jacuinde 949.355.9568 | ed@livingcdm.com

Ed’s career as a loan officer and quickly climbed the ladder to branch manager. Years of expertise in lending has made Ed a leader in his field, uniquely qualified to help clients through the maze of home financing.

Almost a decade ago, Ed decided he could be more effective in real estate.

“I changed professions and went into real estate because I felt it was more rewarding. Someway, somehow, I felt I was making a difference, whether helping clients sell their home or buy their dream home, they always express how happy they are with my services.”

Ed started his career in Orange County real estate at So Cal Avalar Newport Beach where his hard working attitude and tenacity became clear to all. Because of his work ethic and dedication to excellence, Ed was recruited by First Team Estates Newport Beach where he met Realtor®, Brian Liberto of Versailles Property who asked Ed to join his distinguished Orange County real estate team.

When it comes to the real estate transaction, Ed’s experience is unsurpassed. He utilizes a mix of state-of-the art technology and old world ethics to make sure your home buying or selling experience is as stress free and pleasant as possible.


Dave George 949.355.9568 | dave@livingcdm.com

Dave George, a native to Orange County and Los Angeles, is no stranger to Real Estate since he was a child. His father, a hard money lender and Real Estate entrepreneur over 40 years and mother, who has been in the business since 1971. He has personally listed and rehabbed hundreds of homes for all the major lenders and has a real perspective on market value. His personal background in private equity lending and Residential Real estate as VP of sales for a large his father’s private equity firm. This helps give him an advantage in the home buying and selling processes. His understanding of our local communities gives him a firm grasp on the fast paced environment and ever changing local marketplace. Single father of two amazing children has kept him focused and committed to treat each client like extended family. To Dave it’s not a transaction it’s a relationship.


Elle Lee 949.438.0173 | elle@livingcdm.com

Born and raised in Toronto, Canada, now living in Newport Beach, and having spent time in New York, Miami, Hawaii, Korea, Hong Kong, Cairo and Paris, just to name a few, Elle Lee is a real estate agent with diverse experience in luxury markets all over the world. In addition to English, she speaks fluent Korean and some Spanish, and she travels regularly, extending her international network and delivering hands-on, detailed real estate advice to her buyers and sellers in a wide variety of transactions.

“I was able to blend my deep love of real estate, architecture and design with my love of business. I found that I had a talent for evaluating homes and understanding markets, so I earned my real estate license in California and never looked back.”

Elle’s previous business and entrepreneurial experience creating a successful clothing company, FINCH Clothing Co., worked to her advantage, not only for the wealth of high net-worth clients and friends it gave her, but also for the business acumen she acquired through the business. She’s consulted for, worked with, collaborated, or is worn by industry VIPs including, Rihanna, Britney Spears, Tommy Hilfiger, Nick “Diamond Supply Co.” Tershay, Pamela Anderson, Carmen Electra, Pharrell, Megan Good, Swizz Beatz & Timbaland. Whether her client is a first-time home buyer or a major celebrity looking for an investment property, though, Elle always puts individualized time, attention and effort into her service. She prides herself on her work ethic and achieving winning results for her clients no matter what.