Chuck Menzel is an oceanfront real estate expert with a passion for beach homes and surf spots along the Rincon Coast. As the area’s most prolific top producer, he brings extensive local knowledge and transactional experience to every detail of buying and selling your Ventura County home. This is paired with a reputation for superior service and a 15-year track record of remodeling and restoring oceanfront homes.
As a Santa Barbara native and longtime Ventura County resident, Chuck grew up blocks from the beach and is a lifelong kayaker, surfer, and diver, with a love for the ocean that runs deep. He is actively involved in coastal issues and is considered one of the foremost resources on seawalls, conservancy, wave interaction, and local planning
Chuck’s background includes the founding of several successful tech companies, as well as the development of an ocean weather forecasting and visualization system that was used by over 30 thousand surfers a day. Today, he leverages his unique skillset to help people find the right home for the right price on the beach. Most recently in 2021, Chuck closed a record $16 million in sales in just five short months, further emphasizing his ability to navigate complex, fast-pace scenarios.
Together with his daughter Shannon, he proudly represents clients up and down the Coast. The father-daughter team makes up Coastline Property Management, a small family-run operation with the goal of providing top notch quality, one-on-one service. Coupled with the worldwide exposure and resources of the LIV Sotheby’s International Realty brand, Chuck is distinguished as one of the most respected Ventura County real estate agents in the field.
In addition to real estate, he serves as President of the Faria Homeowners Association, where he has been a board member for more than a decade, and also works closely with the County Supervisor on a variety of community matters. Chuck is happily married to wife Candy of 48 years, and enjoys surfing, mountain biking, and spending time with his two children and four grandchildren who live nearby.
For the utmost in professionalism and credible expertise, contact Chuck. No other Rincon Beach agent will work harder to earn your business and exceed your expectations.
Shannon Menzel is a founding member of Coastline Property Management, a small, family-run operation where she works alongside her father, respected Ventura real estate expert, Chuck Menzel. Together, they deliver a comprehensive approach to Ventura County real estate that includes proven transaction expertise and superior customer care.
A third generation Santa Barbara native, Shannon moved with her family to Faria Beach at 16 and fell in love with the tight-knit community. Today, her deep-rooted local knowledge of Ventura County beach towns and ability to foster conversation and connection have led to lasting relationships and repeat clientele.
In fact, Shannon is a pro at guiding buyers to their perfect property on the California coast. For sellers, she offers creative solutions and strategic marketing campaigns that make a splash. However, it’s her passion for the coastal lifestyle, architecture, and design, that truly elevate the client experience.
Specializing in Ventura and Ojai neighborhoods, Shannon raises the bar by delivering exceptional first class service to every client, regardless of price point. Additionally, she formerly served as a property manager overseeing vacation rentals before making a name for herself as an agent who generates results.
Shannon is a graduate of California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo with a degree in Graphic Design. Prior to real estate, she worked for lifestyle brands Patagonia and Quicksilver, and later opened the now legendary Wetsand Surf Shop with her family in Downtown Ventura’s Historic Main Street Promenade.
Also a dedicated mother of two, Shannon lives happily with her husband, children, and goldendoodle on a picturesque acre where they fully embrace the outdoors. She is an avid hiker, surfer, artist, beach bum, and your trusted resource for all things Rincon and Ventura Coast. Call now to see what Shannon and the Menzel family can do for you.