Joined Firm in 1983
Rhett Winchell is a real estate broker with 41 years of professional experience at internationally acclaimed real estate firm Kennedy Wilson. As President of the Kennedy Wilson Auction & New Home Sales Group, Winchell is responsible for the oversight of auction and builder marketing services worldwide.
As a pioneer, Winchell provides best-in-class auction, marketing and sales programs to the top echelon of real estate industry executives, financial institutions, governments, developers and investors. With extensive senior management experience and real estate expertise, Winchell has overseen the sale of over 20,000 properties worldwide. These have included the successful sales of: single family homes, condominium developments, five-star resort properties, bank owned (REO), FDIC residential and commercial properties, probate properties, apartment buildings, income properties, tax sales, estate liquidation and bulk sales. Winchell’s unique and varied abilities to manage complex real estate transactions has resulted in sales of over $10 billion in commercial and residential real estate.
Winchell is currently broadening the company’s residential new home sales division and expanding the group’s services into major international markets such as Spain and Portugal.
Winchell is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), the highest designation awarded to real estate brokers in the residential field; only 5% of all real estate brokers have earned this designation. In addition, he is a Certified Estate Specialist (CES) and a member of The National Association of Auctioneers (NAA).
Winchell was awarded the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) Green Designation, the only green real estate professional designation recognized by NAR. He is also a member of the NAR’s Green REsource Council, which is at the leading edge of green real estate building awareness and addressing the increasing demand for knowledge and resources on both new and existing sustainable homes.
Winchell attended the University of California, Los Angeles, with an emphasis on real estate, including real estate appraisal, practice, economics, finance, law, property management, administration, ethics and investment analysis. Winchell has been a real estate broker since 1983.
CalBRE # 00867471
Joined Firm in 1986
Marty Clouser first joined Kennedy Wilson in 1986, and currently oversees the procurement, design, implementation and management of all auctions. Marty has overseen all phases of the auction process from business development to transaction closing. He is also a seasoned auctioneer and a qualified real estate licensing instructor.
Prior to joining Kennedy Wilson, Marty managed new home sales in the Los Angeles area for a leading real estate consulting firm. In addition to his real estate experience, he worked in the nuclear industry for Southern California Edison and as a Division LPO for the United States Navy.
CalBRE # 00912230
Joined Firm in 2016
Shannon Hayon is a Los Angeles native and has always had an incredible passion for Real Estate. As a specialist in the acquisition and marketing of Residential, Luxury, and Investment properties, you may trust her knowledge and careful analysis. With a genuine love for the opportunities Real Estate creates, Shannon is always available to answer your questions as a high priority to client’s. She is dedicated to her clients and works hard to gain their trust and build successful relationships. Shannon is an asset because of her consistency and keeping up to date in market data and real estate news. Shannon works with a remarkable team of educated Realtors, experienced Escrow and Title officers, skilled mortgage lenders to make sure every client’s need is satisfied. She thrives in a fast-paced environment and loves to take on a challenge. Whether it’s finding a home, investment property, or helping you get the most out of selling your home, Shannon is here to guide you.