Windermere Homes & Estates Welcomes James Colburn

James Colburn, Chief Growth Officer

The brokerage welcomes James Colburn to the Executive Team as Chief Growth Officer.


San Diego, CA, March 22 – Windermere Homes & Estates (WHE) welcomes new Chief Growth Officer, James Colburn.


Colburn will manage recruitment and retention to ensure the highest level of talent and agent satisfaction in the organization.


James is an energized player in regional real estate brokerage operations and reinvention.  Most recently James oversaw franchise operations for John L. Scott Real Estate, the 4th largest regional brand in America.


Before James’ corporate role, James was a practitioner in real estate with a top producing 7 figure real estate business.


A published author of the book “Resucceed” a next level success handbook for the already successful, his book was written to share his insights with others so they could fulfill their own potential.


James will office in our flagship Scripps Ranch Windermere office location, although James will travel between all office locations in support of organization growth between the coastal, inland, and desert offices as support.


James shares his excitement to Join Windermere Homes and Estates and move his family from Seattle Washington,  “As a Southern California Native, born and raised in the San Gabriel Valley,  it has been my dream and intention to return ‘home’ one day and that day is now.”


Home is also Windermere Real Estate, as Windermere was the first brokerage James worked at in Seattle for 15+ years. “ Windermere is truly all in for you and I can’t wait to be a part of this exciting, dynamic growing team of rock stars”. 


For more information on Windermere Homes & Estates, don’t hesitate to contact James.


*About Windermere Homes & Estates*

Windermere Homes & Estates was founded by Rich Johnson in 2013 and has been setting the standard ever since. The forward-thinking company has opened offices across Southern California and is now home to over 600 active and referral agents. The brokerage has received accolades from the San Diego Association of Realtors® (SDAR) such as the Brokerage Achievement of Excellence and the Fastest Growing Real Estate Brokerage in California. The company has also exceeded over One Billion dollars in sales volume each of the past six years in a row.  The creation of a place for agents to collaborate and connect on a daily basis both virtually and in person has been a key factor in Windermere Homes & Estates’ success.

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*About Windermere Real Estate*

Windermere Real Estate is the largest regional real estate company in the Western U.S. with over 300 offices and 6,500 agents serving communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Mexico. The Windermere family has a proud heritage of serving our neighbors via the Windermere Foundation which funds services for low-income and homeless families. Since 1989, the Windermere Foundation has contributed more than $43 million towards improving lives in the communities where we live and work. For more information, visit