How a 29-year-old Malibu agent rose to industry leadership

  • For new agents, huge rewards can come from local board involvement and regional associations, from community contacts to political lobbying.

While studying politics at San Diego State University, Stephen Udoff intended to go into city council work. But by the time he turned 21, he had officially caught the real estate bug. The purchase of his first investment property along with interning for a real estate firm did the trick.