Born and raised in Orange County and a resident of San Clemente for more than 20 years, Blake Finnila is a favorite choice among clients who value his extensive knowledge of the area and its neighborhoods. Add to this Blake’s innovative thinking, focused work ethic, and a proactive, service-driven approach to every transaction and it is easy to see why he is highly respected by his peers and clientele alike.
Blake’s naturally warm, friendly attitude and his relentless pursuit of providing only the best possible service helps buyers and sellers feel comfortable during even then most complex real estate transactions.
A proud recipient of a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management from Concordia University, Blake honed his real estate sales skills, marketing prowess and enviable negotiation strategies as a top producer in the medical sales and luxury automotive sales fields.
Married and a new father, Blake enjoys family time and a wide array of sporting and outdoor activities, including ice hockey, surfing, swimming, water polo, golf, travel and mountain biking. He is dedicated to serving his community, and has spent many years working as a reserve firefighter in Laguna Beach and an ocean lifeguard in San Clemente.
With Orange County's top real estate firm—Echelberger Group—Blake joins San Clemente’s number-one real estate agent, Doug Echelberger, and his dynamic team of the leading brokers and agents. Echelberger Group provides the advantage of its collaboration with Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty, which offers unparalleled property exposure, intelligent and innovative marketing programs, and impactful collateral materials, to deliver maximum results with an exceptional level of service. Locally owned and operated, Pacific Sotheby's International Realty is one of the top luxury real estate firms in Southern California, supporting more than 900 elite real estate professionals throughout San Diego, Orange County and the Coachella Valley.