In his career as a Santa Barbara real estate broker serving the Montecito, Hope Ranch, Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez Valley, Terry Ryken built his reputation on his genuine enthusiasm to meet his clients’ needs.
With over 40-years as a real estate agent and broker, beginning in San Francisco and Santa Cruz Capitola area and practicing for the last 23 years in this Coastal Paradise, Terry will always provide a higher level of service because of his commitment to go above and beyond his clients expectations and bring true professionalism to reaching your goals. He will guide you skillfully through the process of buying or selling your home and make the experience as stress free as possible.
Terry specializes in spectacular view estates in Hope Ranch, Montecito, Santa Barbara and ranches in the picturesque Santa Ynez Valley, Malibu, and Moorpark area. Terry’s tireless work has positioned him within the top agents over the last twelve years in Santa Barbara County.
He is a Broker Associate with Compass in Montecito, which is the fastest growing company in real estate history and gives him access to a modern platform that makes the home buying and selling experience smoother. Compass is dedicated to “help everyone find their place in the world” with an emphasis on pairing talent and technology. In addition to all of the resources Compass offers, Terry has a team of professionals to tailor to my client’s specific needs. His dedicated team supports his strategic creative marketing efforts through staging, photography and advertising.
Terry is also a passionate supporter and donor to a broad range of charities, some of which include the Teddy Bear Foundation, Rona Barrett Foundation, United Way, Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Unity Shoppe, Marymount School, CADA, Child Abuse Listening Mediation (CALM), Pacific Pride Foundation, Santa Barbara Rape Crisis Center, Arthritis Foundation, Montecito Motor Classic, State Street Nationals Car Show, Teen Star, St. John’s Hospital in Los Angeles, Firefighters Alliance and the Dream Foundation.