Brian Merrick

"In the laid-back seaside community of Malibu, Brian Merrick has made a name for himself as a leader in the local Real Estate market. Recognized Locally, Nationally and Internationally, Merrick consistently maintains his ranking in the International President’s Premier and top 100 Agents for Coldwell Banker. Merrick represents all facets of Malibu Real Estate from working Ranches to the most prestigious oceanfront estates. Merrick’s wealth of knowledge of Malibu's rich history as well as the local real estate trends, make Brian the go to person for clients, news outlets, and colleagues alike. No one is more qualified to represent the “Malibu Way of Life”."

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Luxury Property Specialist
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29178 Heathercliff Rd Ste 3 Malibu CA 90265
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Brian Merrick

Brian Merrick is a professional Malibu real estate agent who will help make your search for a new home an enjoyable experience. Whether you are looking to buy, sell or lease a large Malibu estate, oceanfront property, ranch or condominium, Brian is happy to help. With experience in sales, leasing and management, Brian is a full-time agent who is dedicated to customer satisfaction, with superior attention to service.

Brian is a lifelong Malibu resident and member of one of Malibu’s founding families. The Merrick Family has lived in and owned Malibu real estate since the 1940s. In fact, Brian’s father, the Honorable John J. Merrick, was an esteemed judge in Malibu for over 25 years.

Brian has been working in Malibu real estate for over 30 years, and before that he was a builder of custom homes in Malibu. He began his real estate career with Fred Sands Realtors and soon earned Top Producer sales awards from 1997-1999. He was named to the Top 100 agents in the company in 2000. As an affiliate of the Malibu Colony office of Coldwell Banker Realty, Brian has been named to the International President’s Elite for sales production in the Top 2% of affiliated agents internationally in 2001 and 2003-2015, and he is consistently a member of the International President’s Premier, which places him in the Top 1% of Coldwell Banker® agents.

Past clients of Brian’s include not only executives of Fortune 500 companies such as Disney, Heidrick and Struggles, Janus, BMW and Bank of America, but he’s also represented business managers, actors, agents, producers and accountants. Brian was at the helm of the Carroll O’Connor estate sale, at the time the largest sale on Broad Beach at $28,000,000.

In addition to his award-winning sales performance, Brian is a past Associate Manager of the Malibu Colony office of Coldwell Banker Realty, the number one real estate office in Malibu. He is also a branch training director and past board member and director of the Malibu Board of REALTORS®. Civic minded, Brian is the current Chairman of the City of Malibu Public Works Commission and a recipient member of the LA Philanthropic Foundation.

A graduate of Pepperdine University with a degree in economics, Brian was an NCAA Academic All American and captain of the #1 ranked volleyball team in the NCAA. He and his wife of 20 years, Judy, who works with him, are the proud owners of a rescue dog. When Brian finds time for himself, he’s an avid gardener, surfer, waterman and mountain biker.

You are encouraged to check out Brian’s website for local Malibu neighborhood and school details, mortgage information, interactive maps, property virtual tours and listings of properties for sale in Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Calabasas, and LA’s Westside, plus many more features.


For over two decades, Brian Merrick has consistently ranked in the uppermost tier of all real estate agents for sales production. He has received numerous awards, including Top 100 Agent for both Fred Sands Realtors and Coldwell Banker Realty and International President’s Premier and International President’s Elite from Coldwell Banker Realty. Top 1% of Coldwell Banker Realty Agents Worldwide.




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