MARKUS CANTER is co-founder of St. James + Canter, one of the most preeminent top producing luxury real estate teams in Los Angeles ranking in the top 1/2 of 1% of Prudential California Realty Nationwide, specializing in The Sunset Strip, Beverly Hills, Bel Air, West Hollywood, Hollywood Hills, & adjacent areas with an expertise in luxury Estates, Architectural Properties, and High-End Condominiums.
Luxury Properties Director at Prudential California Realty Beverly Hills, Markus is a leader in the representation of Buyers & Sellers of luxury properties of distinction and significance. He is well known for his expertise, knowledge, innovative cutting edge use of marketing, and reputation for proven results. Additionally, he brings an extremely strong understanding of the psychology of the art of the sell having resulted in a record of selling property faster than others and for providing among the smoothest transactions in the business.
As a Los Angeles native, Markus has a rare intrinsic knowledge of the area. He grew up in the Hollywood Hills and has been an owner and resident of view properties above the sunset strip for nearly two decades. He is a Sunset Strip/Hillside Property expert and knows the hills like few others.
An award winning filmmaker and Director, Markus is no stranger to “Hollywood” and the special needs of his high net-worth and celebrity clients. He understands the special concerns & confidentiality necessary to render quality representation with the highest level of professionalism.
Markus has two decades background as a notable Architectural Designer and Production Designer of films. Receiving his Masters from the American Film Institute, his mentor was Bob Boyle, Hitchcock’s legendary Production Designer. Markus designed the Academy Award Nominated film, “The Last Breeze of Summer.”
His architectural ‘Design and Build’ company, FCB:Design, has a successful track record for increasing his clients and investors’ properties value by millions of dollars. He understands development and is an asset to investors. His invaluable experience & knowledge of architecture from design to completion makes him a leader in finding properties for Buyers looking for huge upside potential.
Whether you are a buyer or a seller you will find he has the passion, integrity, & commitment you desire and expect from a professional. It is his team’s mission to help you transform your lives by realizing your dreams of limitless wealth and freedom through the ownership of Real Estate.
Markus earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from prestigious Occidental College, and his Master of Fine Arts from The American Film Institute. He currently holds active memberships with the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), California Association of REALTORS® (CAR) and the Beverly Hills/Greater Los Angeles Board of Realtors® (BHGLAR).
When he’s not negotiating real estate deals or being of service to his clients, Markus can be found racecar driving, scuba diving, traveling the globe, and creating the possibility of making a difference in the world.
- Luxury Properties Director, Prudential California Realty – Beverly Hills
- #1 Sales Team at Prudential California Realty – Beverly Hills 2011, 2012 (1st & 2nd Quarters)
- #1 Sales Team in West Hollywood, California 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
- Top 25 Sales Associate at Prudential California Realty Nationally
- Chairman’s Circle Diamond Awarded Realtor
- California Association of Realtors®
- National Association of Realtors®
- Beverly Hills/Greater Los Angeles Board of Realtors®
- Occidental College, BFA
- American Film Institute, MFA
- DRE #01810156