Experience in Real Estate


Albert L Plattner, California DRE Broker Lic# 01244071

Broker / Owner of Ranch & Town and Broker Assoc with Pacific Sotheby's International Realty Located in the heart of the Village of Rancho Santa Fe. Albert offers over 25 years of residential real estate experience with additional background in design, architecture, construction and photography. Albert grew up in Rancho Santa Fe and, together with his wife and three daughters, has thoroughly enjoyed the lifestyle and culture that San Diego has to offer. Having worked with and/or managed some of San Diego's most successful real estate brokerages and marketed some of San Diego's finest homes has created a diverse skill set for representing owners with the most unique properties. 

Ranch & Town

2005 - Present

Broker / Owner of Ranch & Town, Ranch & Town Realty providing property management, marketing, leasing services to property owners and investors. Also providing relocation services for tenants and local companies.

Pacific Sotheby's International Realty

2010 - Present

Broker Associate with Pacific Sotheby's International Realty in Rancho Santa Fe. Since 1744, Sotheby's has earned international renown as the marketer of the world's most valuable and prestigious possessions. More than two centuries later, in 1976, Sotheby's International Realty built upon that reputation by providing the premier collection of the world's finest real estate available for acquisition.

FOTOBRAVA Architectural & Real Estate Photography

2005 - Present  fotobrava.com

Owner / Photographer - The passion for architecture and photography is a great benefit to our clientele in marketing and presentations of their exceptional and unique homes.

Santaluz Realty

2003 - 2005

Managing Broker / Licensed Officer with Premier Coastal Properties & DMB Realty Inc. This was an exciting opportunity to be a part of the award winning community of Santaluz and one of San Diego’s most successful custom homesite development.

Prudential California Realty

1998 - 2002

Associate with Prudential California Realty in Rancho Santa Fe. The Prudential brand was the leader in sales and marketing of luxury real estate in San Diego county. Currently known as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties.

Maile Properties

1987 - 1992

Albert obtained his first real estate license at the age of 22 in Hawaii.