Dan Lake is local to the Mid-Peninsula of the San Francisco Bay and the Monterey Bay Area. He grew up in Palo Alto, has his Bachelor’s from UC Santa Cruz, and he is a long time member of the Monterey/Carmel community. He has an intimate knowledge of the geography, micro-climates and neighborhoods of this special area of the Central Coast.
Dan has an M.Sc. in ‘Integrative Ecosocial Design’ and is a certified Solar Energy Practitioner. As such, he can determine how water drains through the landscape, discern the health of plants and soil on site, and consult on the proper placement and size of solar energy and rainwater catchment systems. In addition to his Real Estate business, he currently works with the #1 voted landscape company in Monterey County in high-end property maintenance and ornamental horticulture. He also manages private backyard organic vegetable gardens for his clients.
Dan is an invaluable resource for sellers that want to make affordable and effective aesthetic repairs to boost curb appeal and get their homes ready for sale. He is equally as valuable for buyers that want to make sure that they will purchase a well-built home and pay $0 in monthly electricity and $0 in monthly irrigation costs after they move into their new home.
Dan is local, trustworthy and knowledgeable. He is fluent in Spanish and wants all people to find their ideal living space and for that home to be part of the carbon, water and energy goals of California!