Madison and his team have quite the reputation! He was recommended to us by a broker in Montecito, CA who had worked with him and was impressed by his knowledge and professionalism. Upon the advice of this Montecito broker, we interviewed Madison along with other brokers in our area. When Madison & his partner walked out of our house, my husband looked at me and said, “I want him representing us”. There was never a hesitation after meeting him that he was our choice. Madison an his team were a joy to work with. They readily answered any questions we had, always reassured us during the process, and, most important of all, got the job done! We were extremely pleased with the result of our sale and would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone.

Mary Ann Jesson
— Homeowner

Madison and Jennifer,

I just received confirmation that the escrow on the sale of my Parent’s Malibu Home has closed and I wanted to let you know how much myself and Miriam and our family appreciate and thank you for your efforts, professionalism, advice and strategic guidance.

Even though I have spent the better part of my business life in commercial real estate, residential real estate is different. I have come to appreciate and depend upon your counsel. The successful sale of our home is due in large part to your judgment and superb negotiation skills.

As you know, we interviewed a number of Malibu Real Estate Teams before deciding to have your Partner’s Trust Team undertake the marketing of our family home. You have delivered on your assurances regarding the marketing program.

It has been just 9 months since we listed with you. From the outset you demonstrated an imaginative approach to the marketing of our Fickett Home [WSJ Home of the Week, a great print advertising campaign that assured us a steady and constant stream of shows, and your amazing network of people]. Most importantly, your guidance on pricing, negotiation and structuring of our counter offers was right on. Your judgement and recommendation to reset our listing price was spot on. And, since getting into escrow, Jennifer has been awesome in coordinating and facilitating the closing.

I sincerely respect and deeply appreciate your efforts. Miriam and I have enjoyed working with you both.

Thank you.

Michael D. Miller
— President of Cordary, Inc.

Working with Madison was a joy. His Malibu knowledge was extensive and his negotiating skills were quite impressive. Our escrow was a bit complicated, but in the end, Madison was able to close the deal painlessly. Additionally, the professionals who work with Madison at The Malibu Life Team were always able to answer our many questions which made it easier for us during the transition period of selling our home.

Iris Stein Roger Heyman
— Attorney

Jennifer is simply the best broker in Los Angeles county bar NONE! I have used Jennifer’s services for more than 10 years in every real estate transaction I have ever done, whether as buyer or seller, land or home deal and she has been a revelation. Even people who I bought from and sold to have gone on to ask Jennifer to represent them.

Her experience, knowledge of both land and home deals, hard work, enthusiasm, honesty and flair have made her an irreplaceable asset. The one time I was dumb enough to think I could do without her help, well, six months later I was begging her to come back and she completed that deal in just three months at the height of the pullback.
”I’m not in the praise game normally, but on this one occasion I can offer my very highest recommendation to a superb professional.

Gerard Evans
— Investor


“Madison is truly the “MagicMan” of real estate. His charisma and unique ability to harmoniously bring buyers and sellers together time and time again (we speak from experience) is nothing short of astonishing.”

Emily and Bryan Kelln
— Platinum Equity Partner

“I never did complete a deal with Jennifer. But aside from being a saint (she put up with my unrealistic demands far too long; I was looking for land and was combing through problematic bargain properties), she knows every nook and cranny of Malibu and Agoura (and probably Calabasas and Westlake and Thousand Oaks). She is smart and has great poise. She is a very good intermediary, whether on the buyer or seller side. She is also very well connected and can refer to reliable consultants, albeit one still does need to exercise caution given the cost of some of these individuals.
I recommend Jennifer without any reservation. I know any time I consider a purchase, she’s the first person I consult. I will not buy a property in the area without her as my realtor.”

Anonymous
— Developer

I found Madison to be more than just a agent! His Integrity goes much pass a professional and Honest man in any Business! would recommend him to any one who is looking to sale a property fast in this market!! Once you get to know him and his skills that stand out from any other agent! You found an agent for life!!

Mera London
— Hillcrest Country Club

“Madison did a great job for us in marketing our Malibu house. We closed very quickly at the price I expected. Most importantly, he and his team delivered the best realtor service I’ve ever had. Madison is brilliant and amazingly personable, a great negotiator, and his partner Jennifer and their local associates are extremely detail oriented and client-responsive.

Can’t say enough positive about the entire Partners Trust team in Malibu. Her experience, knowledge of both land and home deals, hard work, enthusiasm, honesty and flair have made her an irreplaceable asset. The one time I was dumb enough to think I could do without her help, well, six months later I was begging her to come back and she completed that deal in just three months at the height of the pullback.

I’m not in the praise game normally, but on this one occasion I can offer my very highest recommendation to a superb professional.”

Girard Miller
— CIO, Orange County Employees Retirement System

“My wife and I worked with ‘The Malibu Life Team’ to purchase a condo in Playa Vista. We found them incredibly helpful, highly communicative, collaborative, and most importantly...great problem solvers. Being this is our first home, problems can (and do) arise, and having Madison on our side to help us in navigating those waters (from HOA challenges to banking hiccups) proved instrumental in securing, closing and moving into our dream (first) home. Madison and his team are pro’s, and we’d absolutely use them again and/or recommend them to family and friends. If you want more info, feel free to message me directly.”

Michael & Michelle Goldberg
— TV Literary Agent

I had a great experience working with The Malibu Life Team. Due to their great marketing plan my home sold in 4 months. I would highly recommend Madison Hildebrand and his team to anyone looking to buy or sell real estate in Malibu.

Kathleen Forster
— Homeowner