About

In our family, it’s always been about real estate. We are passionate about helping people find home. Whether it’s a job change, a growing family, or retirement, people are constantly in states of transition. We love supporting people during these times. We are knowledgeable, supportive, and most of all, patient. We work on our client’s time frame, which often changes. Most importantly, we never pressure. Our focus is always what’s best for our clients. 


MEET THE TEAM

BOB GRISWOLD

MANAGING PARTNER

Bob has been successfully selling residential real estate in San Diego county for more than 20 years. Having been the Western Region Sales Manager for New Balance, K-Swiss and Wrangler Jeans prior to his career as a top agent in North County, San Diego, Bob brings high-level experience, negotiation skills and business acumen to the table. Bob is extremely patient, never putting pressure on his clients and has a knack for making people feel comfortable and supported. His many years in the business afford him great wisdom and knowledge that benefits his clients greatly. 


KATIE GRISWOLD

MANAGING PARTNER

GriswoldGroup@Compass.com | 858.342.6858 | CA DRE# 01927287

Katie has been in real estate for 9+ years. Katie excels in marketing, market valuation, and client management. Katie loves supporting buyers and sellers, helping them feel confident, supported, empowered and excited throughout the process. Katie holds a Marketing degree from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and began her career as Director of Leasing at Tallen Capital Partners, a Retail Investment & Brokerage company specializing in the redevelopment and repositioning of shopping centers. 


JOHN GRISWOLD

MANAGING PARTNER

GriswoldGroup@Compass.com | 858.342.2838 | CA DRE# 01888584

John has been in real estate for 10+ years. John excels at problem-solving, communication and negotiation. He is fearless, confident and very adept at finding unique solutions. He loves the business of real estate and will do whatever it takes to create success for his clients. Prior to residential real estate, John was the Vice President of Amber Hotel Company in Los Angeles, where he brokered Hotels across the country. John moved back to San Diego to pursue the dream of a family in real estate.


MARYA JEFFERSON

SALES ASSOCIATE

Marya.Jefferson@Compass.com | 858.344.4855 | CA DRE# 01424338

Marya Jefferson has been an accomplished real estate professional for over 15 years. She takes pride in her reputation for delivering exemplary service, cultivating a high level of trust between her client and herself, thoroughly understanding her clients' needs, and paying close attention to their wishes. Her professionalism and empathetic attitude, and witty sense of humor provide peace of mind to the transaction. Her incomparable attention to detail, foresight, and integrity are the basis of every transaction. You can rely on Marya to implement leading marketing techniques and her superior negotiating skills to help clients meet their real estate goals.

Marya has a passion for training horses for competition, playing tennis, and traveling when not busy with real estate. She also serves her community as a Board Trustee for a non-profit and volunteers for various organizations.


ROBERT SAYLER

MARKETING MANAGER

Marya.Jefferson@Compass.com | 858.344.4855 | CA DRE# 01424338

Robert has been in marketing for over 10 years and has a deep real estate background having grown up in the business. Robert graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management. Following college, he worked with his family on real estate investments but found that his true interests were in marketing and communications. This led to positions at NBCUniversal and Comic-Con International. Now he’s blending his backgrounds together as the Marketing Manager for Griswold Group. In addition, Robert is currently working on his MBA from the University of San Diego where he plans to specialize in International Business and Nonprofit Leadership. Robert is an avid guitarist, songwriter, and surfer, always on the hunt for the perfect carne asada burrito.


SHARON GRISWOLD

SALES ASSOCIATE

CA DRE# 02105581

Sharon spent the first 10 years of her career as a designer specializing in interior design and architecture after she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Art with a focus on Design from Long Beach State. While she was in this field she found an appreciation for interior space and design that help her imagine what is possible for a home. Later, Sharon transitioned to education where she spent a combined 16 years teaching in the Solana Beach School District and The Rhoades School in Encinitas. She truly cherished working in education as she was able to see each student individually for their unique qualities and talents. Now in her third career, Sharon is excited to blend the skills and experiences from her past to offer a different perspective to real estate.

Work With Us

We are passionate about helping people find home. Whether it’s a job change, a growing family, or retirement, people are constantly in states of transition. We love supporting our clients during these times. We are knowledgeable, supportive, and most of all, patient. We work on our client’s time frame, which often changes.

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