Known as a well-respected spitfire in the real estate world, Drew D’Angelo helps lead the charge in the ultimate turf battle of the O.C. on Bravo’s newest reality series REAL ESTATE WARS that shows just how tense things can get when realty and reality collide. REAL ESTATE WARS follows 10 agents, their eccentric clients, multi-million-dollar deals, old vendettas, and one common goal of winning, making all fair in real estate and war.
Reigning supreme as the king of land development, Drew started his illustrious career at the young age of 21 when he began being mentored by his stepfather who showed him the ropes of real estate development from literally the ground up. Over the past 17 years, Drew has made a name for himself building his brand on his deep knowledge, honesty and integrity. Now, as an integral part of The McMonigle team under John McMonigle, Drew knows that his high expertise will help lead the team to success.
Where did you grow up?
I grew up part time in Buena Park and part time in Newport Beach.
Describe yourself in 3 words.
Honest, Mindful, Respectful
Who is your biggest supporter?
My Wife is my biggest supporter.
Who was your role model as a child?
My Step Dad
How would you describe your fashion style?
Any other member in your family in the business?
My Step Dad, who is a land developer, taught me everything I know about the process.
How did you got selected for the Bravo’s TV show “REAL ESTATE WARS”?
I was called by a casting agent for the production company and killed it on the Skype interviews.
Do you guys have a script on what to do or say?
You are very successful now, but is there anything you regret about being in the show?
I regret not trying harder for camera time.
Besides OC, what other cities are you planning to have an office at?
Right now my partner and I have plans to expand to San Diego.
What is the most challenging part of your job?
Navigating the various personality types.
What inspires you?
Life, my children and seeing the wonder of the World in their eyes, doing right by them and living by a set of principles that are faith based.
Where do you see yourself in the next 5 years?
Here locally having an empire of assets and clients
What was the last book you read?
What are your hobbies and interests?
I love tennis, surfing and high intensity workouts
If you could live in another period of time, which would you choose?
Tough to say…I would like to have a bit of time in the 20’s through now…
What do you like to watch on tv?
The news, History Channel, Bravo of course and all the Real Estate shows including ours.
3 things you can’t leave your house without?
Phone, Sunglasses, proper outfit
What music do you like?
House Music, old school hip hop and Frank Sinatra
Your idea of a perfect Sunday is?
Church and family sprinkled with phone calls saying “We’re closing Monday”
How’s a normal day in your life?
Busy..up at 6 bed at 12am…kids to school and work work work..homework with kids, dinner and then some time with my bride.
What is your favorite healthy food?
Kale Salad from True Foods
And your favorite cheat food?
ohhhh I’d say Tommy’s burgers
How do you see yourself in 5 years?
In better shape, happier and with more grey hair..lol
Do you support any charities?
I do. I support First Step house San Diego, Wounded Warriors, the American Cancer Society and many others.
Where we can follow you?
Favorite Music: House music and classic hip hop
Quote: Nothing is impossible with God
Holiday Destination: Hawaii
Drink: Iced Tea
Celebrity Crush: Mila Kunis
Song: Peaches and Cream
Sports Team: Lakers
Photo Credit: Bobby Quillard