About Us

Leonard Smith and Associates has been serving San Diego County residents with their real estate needs since 1946. The independently owned, non-franchised office is East County's longest established real estate business. The longevity of this firm, in a highly competitive industry that often sees franchises come and go, is due largely to the dedication of our agents to their clients.  We are proud of the outstanding reputation we have earned over the years by providing exceptional service to our customers.

David.jpg David Smith, Broker 

David Smith has consistently been one of the area's top producers. A licensed real estate broker with nearly 30 years of experience, he has earned a reputation as a dedicated, competent real estate professional. David remains committed to providing unsurpassed, personalized service to all his clients. David is a graduate of University of California.
Tel: (619) 981-4100
CA DRE# 00865064
Email: davidsmithrealtor@msn.com

Jill Smith 

Jill Smith has been selling luxury homes in Mt. Helix since 1983. The exceptional service and attention to detail she provides has earned her many repeat clients and referrals. She is proud of the outstanding reputation this office enjoys and works hard to maintain that respect.
Tel: (619) 997-8807
CA DRE# 00861777



Bonnie Kipperman 

With a background of several successful years in sales in San Diego business community, Bonnie has been a licensed California Real Estate agent since 1991, beginning with commercial leasing and now specializing in residential properties throughout San Diego county. Bonnie's personal commitment has always earned the trust, respect,and loyalty of her clients.
Tel: (619) 742-1045
CA DRE# 01104734

Willie Peterson

Willie has grown up and lived in La Mesa his whole life. With a family in real estate and construction, he has seen it all. His passion comes from finding the perfect home for his clients. He is a Certified Negotiation Expert and Certified Transaction Coordinator which means he has what it takes to help any buyer or seller through the home selling process with peace of mind.
Tel: (619) 517-5558
CA DRE# 01957816


Kathleen Haggerty

Kathy has a financial background and over 30 years experience in sales and customer service. She has been licensed in both Colorado and California and is ready to assist you with your biggest asset, buying or selling your dream home.
Tel: (619) 985-9555
CA DRE# 01110258

Leonard.jpg Leonard Smith

Leonard Smith began his Real Estate career in 1946, opening his own business in the early 1950's. He was president of the La Mesa Board of Realtors in 1958, named Realtor of the Year in 1972, and was instrumental in establishing a local MLS system for the industry. During his 65+ years in Real Estate, he was always respected for his professionalism, honesty, and integrity. Leonard passed away in December of 2011.
Leonard Smith & Associates
Leonard Smith & Associates
(619) 463-4488

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