Alan Drew is a native Californian, raised on the Central Coast with a background in ranching and a love for the outdoors. His passion for the land comes naturally. The intimate knowledge of Central California and the local connections that Alan has developed over his lifetime are a tremendous benefit to his real estate clients.
Alan brings a thorough, knowledgeable, and professional customer service ethic to every transaction, every day.
Showing large ranch and sporting properties requires qualified answers to spontaneous questions from our clients.
Having worked in the ranching and equestrian industry in California and Nevada from the ground up, Alan understands the details and challenges unique to ranch and sporting properties.
In 2017, Alan joined the team at La Tierra Home & Ranch, representing luxury homes, ranches, and select properties throughout central California.
La Tierra Realty is one of the most knowledgable and experienced firms representing listings at The Santa Lucia Preserve- a truly ‘first of its kind’ residential community that first was offered in 1999.
The Preserve consists of 297 home sites on 20,000 acres (with 18,000 acres held in permanent open space) in one of the most beautiful landscapes in California. Complete with two private clubs (Golf and Ranch), a first class equestrian facility, a Tom Fazio designed golf course, sports and fitness facilities and one hundred miles of trails -The Preserve is an enormous private parkland for 300 families.
The Central California backcountry is home to many “hidden gems” and Alan is always enthusiastic to share his knowledge about the beauty and recreational possibilities of this area.
Alan is an avid equestrian, skier, fly fisherman, mountain biker, trap shooter & backpacker.
He is a member of The Preserve Golf and Ranch Clubs, Rancheros Visitadores, and Carmel Associated Sportsmen.
Alan gives back to the community through his service with the Monterey County Sherriff’s Search and Rescue Team.
In addition to Real Estate, Alan is a licensed contractor and an Architectural Blacksmith, having built and installed his first metalwork commission in 1990.
His work (including doors, gates, railings, fireplaces, and lighting) is placed in some of the finest homes and luxury properties in Florida, Texas, Montana, California and Hawaii.