Guy A. Barré, MBA
Guy has over 35 years of experience and expertise in residential and commercial real estate. He helps property owners protect and enhance the value of their investment, and maximize net income. His mission is to take the frustration out of property management and bring peace of mind to property owners. Owners can feel good that their tenants have been carefully selected and tenants will feel more secure knowing that their landlord has the reputation for fairness and personalized service.
Gabrielle is our leasing agent extraordinaire, and is in charge of coordinating showings to prospective tenants, facilitating move-in/move-out inspections, and much more. The thing she loves most about her job is the people she get to work with on a daily basis. She is very focused, hard-working and patient. In her spare time she enjoys sewing and spending time with her children and granddaughter. As a Santa Monica native she is very involved in the community, and is the Senior Regent at the Santa Monica Moose lodge.
Joshua Lessing Barré
Joshua is passionate about helping his clients achieve their real estate goals. You could say that he was born into the real estate business. Before he could walk, he was “sitting” on open houses with his grandmother. In 1996, at the age of 19, he obtained his real estate license and began helping property owners buy, sell, lease and manage their assets. He enjoys finding solutions to the daily challenges that arise with managing properties, and to making the lives of his client’s easier.
Melvin supports the property managers and is very involved in maintenance coordination. Among the many tasks he is involved with is tenant communications, vendor scheduling and reporting back updates to owners and tenants. He enjoys the challenge of this very busy and fast-paced side of the business and thrives under pressure. In his free time, Melvin enjoys spending time with family, hiking and playing tennis. His dream is to one day travel throughout the world.
Sheilla is in charge of the account receivable and payables, reconciliation and many other day-today bookeeping tasks. She takes pride in what she does, and her positive attitude is contagious to the rest of the office. What Sheilla enjoys most about being at WPM, is working with rest of the team and getting things accomplished each and every day.
Olivier "Ollie" Lessing Barré
Olivier provides his customers with honest & reliable property management services. He strives to enhance the lives of the people he works with and improve the quality and value of the properties he manages. As a third generation real estate professional, licensed since 2007, he does his job with pride. He feels that real estate provides him with a way to help people achieve their goals & at the same time provide a service to the community he lives in.
Yvonne lends support to the entire team, whether it pertains to maintenance, leasing, or compliance. She enjoys overcoming the daily challenges and adventures each new day brings. Her interests include spending time with family and friends, travelling, enjoying EDM, the LA Kings and football. She also volunteers at the West Hollywood food coalition and the Santa Monica animal shelter.
“WPM was so helpful in leasing me my current home. They were very attentive, expeditious, and exceptionally personable while setting everything up, and have been equally so in resolving any questions that have arisen since I’ve moved in. Based on previous horrendous experiences with landlords, I would have never thought that working with a management company could be so easy and pleasant, but WPM proved me wrong! They are the best!!”Gabriella R.