Our Team

Michelle Q. Linovitz

With an impeccable track record yielding over $500M in career sales and some of the area’s most exceptional property offerings, Michelle is recognized as one of the area’s most sought-after real estate professionals and a top agent of the entire Coldwell Banker Newport Beach division.

As a Newport Beach and Corona del Mar native, Michelle has witnessed the growth of coastal Orange County and is considered a specialist on the area. Her clients have come to depend on her signature brand of personalized service, marketplace knowledge, as well as her remarkable ability to negotiate record-setting outcomes. Her genuine concern for her clients’ most important objectives has created lasting relationships with extraordinary trust. On many occasions, Michelle has privately negotiated transactions involving properties not offered on the open market.

Michelle has been involved in many of Orange County’s most notable real estate transactions, including highest sales for Newport Coast and Newport Beach. Her sales achievements and impressive roster of clients are often recognized by The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Orange County Business Journal, Orange Coast magazine, and LOCALE magazine, among other notable publications.

Asha Gabriel

Remarkably driven, personable, and detail-oriented, Asha can turn just about any opportunity into a winning transaction. Like Michelle, Asha brings a sterling background of experience to her approach in luxury real estate.

After earning a BA in Economics from UCLA, as well as an MBA from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business, Asha worked in high-level corporate environments and launched a popular podcast before venturing into real estate sales. Her breadth of experience, innate capability, and reputation for complete professionalism contributed to the successful launch of her career as a trusted advisor and the ideal partner to help her clients navigate the luxury real estate landscape. Client relationships are deeply important to her, and as they’ve grown over the years to compose a robust network, Asha continues to establish trust and integrity in every action she takes.

Now a member of the Michelle Q. Linovitz Real Estate Group, Asha enjoys every opportunity to provide clients with top-tier service, no matter the objectives they face. She is an adept problem-solver, remaining solution-oriented and proactive throughout every step of the sales process. Ultimately, it is her passion for collaborating with her clients to deliver optimal results that has made her an invaluable asset to the team and the clients she serves.

Kathy Schoenbaum

A long-standing resident of Newport Beach, Kathy possesses an unrivaled depth of local knowledge, understanding the nuances of various communities in the area, and developing an instinctive grasp of the diverse offerings in both Newport Beach and greater Orange County. Her natural warmth and approachable demeanor have contributed to her reputation as a dedicated and compassionate professional who genuinely cares for the well-being of those she serves. Now, as a respected member of the Michelle Q. Linovitz Real Estate Group, Kathy brings valuable support to the team, ensuring their clients are well cared for in this highly sought-after enclave.


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