Scott Syme Jr.

Compass Agent

Following in the footsteps of his grandfather and his dad, Scott is proud to be a third-generation realtor. Scott specializes in residential sales as well as investment opportunities throughout LA county. Having over 80 years in combined experience backing him with an in-depth knowledge of negotiations and closing deals specific to markets in LA, Scott has a true passion for Southern California living and for spreading the American dream, homeownership.

Originally born and raised in the Peninsula of San Francisco, Scott got his start in LA in 2013 by working in the entertainment industry and has worked for some of the biggest names like CBS, Disney, and Lionsgate Studios. Reconciling his passions for the entertainment industry and real estate, Scott understands the value and importance of shared experiences. He believes that each transaction is an opportunity to create a lasting impression that his clients will soon not forget. His joyful spirit, optimism and infectious charm are cornerstones to his success, a recipe for repeat clients. Outside of real estate, you can catch Scott visiting the Magic Castle, eating artisan ice cream and giving back to the community through local church events.

Top Books

For your concideration and reading pleasure

Here are some books that I have really enjoyed over the years, and maybe you’ll enjoy them too...

Shoe Dog

The story of Nike. This is so well written and a very enjoyable read. You’ll experience all the emotions when reading about persevering and success. 

The Experience Economy

Highly recommended book that shows readers how businesses work to grab customers attention to make more money. Service and commodities are not enough, customers want an experience. Love this book! 

Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

This is a in-depth book that brings you behind the curtain of Elon Musk’s mind and his many companies. Fascinating read.

Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

Here is a business applicable book that talks about leadership and problem solving all from the point of view of Pixar Animation

Dream Big: Know What You Want, Why You Want It, and What You’re Going to Do About It

This is a book not about self help, but of self discovery. A practical road map to dreaming big dreams and to figure out how to act on them to them a reality.

The Great Gatsby

Who is this Gatsby? One of my favorite American classic books by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Hear the exciting and sad story about Jay Gatsby, Daisy Buchanan and Nick Carraway.

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

You won’t be able to put this book down. Fascinating, insane, thought provoking and just a good old fashion page turner in general. This is a true story book about a recent con artist in silicone valley.

Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It

I got to meet the author of this book a few times, great guy! Chris Voss reflects on his time as being a hostage negotiator for the FBI and tells readers about important and applicable negotiation solutions.

Steve Jobs

The great Steve Jobs of Apple. Author, Walter Isaacson, creates a masterpiece tell all book about the infamous inventor. Long and detailed, the story of Steve Jobs does not disappoint.