David Berg is one California’s leading real estate professionals whose success over the past eighteen years has earned him a position at the forefront of LA’s real estate scene. Consistently a top producer throughout his entire career, David (known to most as “Berg”) puts forth an ideal blend of industry knowledge, negotiating skills and authentic personality, resulting in a seamless and enjoyable transaction for all parties. As one of the original Associate Partners at Partners Trust, David was instrumental in the company’s rapid growth. He joined forces with F. Ron Smith to form Smith & Berg Partners, a top-producing Westside team, especially in new construction, architectural homes, and as the go-to agents for developers.
Acknowledging a shared command over the local market, David and F. Ron, with the addition of a stellar team of associates, represent the interests of business leaders, celebrities and residential developers, as well as individual buyers and sellers throughout Los Angeles. With well over $3.5 billion in career sales, Smith & Berg have brokered some of the most notable transactions on the Westside. Their properties are consistently featured in such media outlets as the Los Angeles Times, Curbed and The Hollywood Reporter, among many others.
With a lifetime of exposure to some of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Los Angeles, David brings invaluable intel, insight and relationships to the helm of the Smith & Berg team. Known for his arsenal of marketing tools, relaxed energy and proven strategies, David is a smart recruit to your side of the negotiation table. With the utmost confidence, he excels in orchestrating seamless transactions, while managing expectations and maintaining the highest level of integrity among clients and industry peers. David’s astute knowledge of the financial industry leads to continuous transactions for the likes of banking institutions, receivership estates, bankruptcy sales, trust sales, short sales, and bank-owned properties.
While not at the office, you may find David at one of L.A.’s many sports arenas. Having played ice hockey for most of his life, the LA Kings play a major role in Berg family fun. David lives with his wife and three sons in Westwood. He loves to paint and study new trends in architecture and design.