Deirdre’s Team

    About Deirdre Coit and Associates

    Deirdre Coit- Team Leader

    BRE# 00956865

    Powered by a passion for real estate and a positive attitude, Deirdre Coit has spent more than three decades serving Greater Palm Springs area buyers and sellers. She got her start at the prestigious Vintage Club and has since built a stellar reputation among both clients and colleagues. Having sold some of the most expensive homes in the area, Deirdre specializes in luxury real estate, country clubs, and unique, hard to sell properties.  A lover of architecture and design, she has a knack for zeroing in on what makes a home exceptional and being strategic in her pricing.  Deirdre’s move to Compass has given her access to industry-leading technology and market insight to enhance and expedite each transaction.

    Whether she’s working with local sellers or buyers, investors or overseas clients seeking winter retreats, Deirdre is quick to respond. Somewhat of a matchmaker, she gets to know each client personally so she can pair them up with the community and home that best suit their personalities.  Since she’s lived in Palm Desert all her life, Deirdre can suggest everything from the top schools to the most exclusive golf clubs.

    Deirdre resides in the equestrian area of Rancho Mirage with her physician husband, Alan.  They have two grown children, Rachel and Justin, who both attended USC.  Deirdre is a past board member of the Desert Aids Project and the ABC Club in Indio. When she is not working, she’s likely riding horses, hiking with her dogs, skiing or spending time at her summer home in Montana.

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    Heather Greenwood- Buyers Specialist

    BRE# 01780872

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    Heather is a 2nd generation Realtor originally from St.Paul, MN. She has been a valley resident for over 23 years and specializes in helping first-time homeowners, families & investors throughout the Coachella Valley. She has over 10 years of Real Estate and Lending experience in addition to first-hand knowledge of the area from growing up in the desert. She is passionate about helping others attain their goals of home-ownership. She currently resides in Palm Desert with her husband and two boys. Heather is also dedicated to giving back to her community, specifically serving her alma mater as a Board Member for the Palm Desert High School Foundation, YMCA Board member and President of the local alumnae chapter of Alpha Chi Omega. Heather values honest and constant communication above all else and looks beyond a single transaction really striving to make life-long connections. Giving her clients the best service no matter the sales price, Heather’s ultimate goal is to help her clients buy or sell their piece of California with peace of mind.

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    Yasmin Tobey- Buyers Specialist

    BRE# 01502443

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    Yasmin Tobey is a 30 year resident of the Coachella Valley with over 13 years of Real Estate experience. Yasmin started her career in 2001 working in Escrow at Old Republic Title Company. She is experienced in all aspects of real estate from foreclosures, short sales to commercial. In 2012 she explored a career in the Mortgage Industry. Her finance background has given her an extensive supply of knowledge to better serve her clients.

    In 2017 Yasmin earned the Chairman Diamond Circle Award for her contribution of selling over 30 million dollars in real estate transactions.

    Yasmin Tobey is a dedicated realtor that believes in building relationships for life.Yasmin Tobey owes her Real Estate success to her referral business. Past clients are loyal to Yasmin due to her positive attitude and expertise of the desert communities. She continues to serve clients through out the Coachella Valley, welcoming all new business.

    Contact Yasmin Tobey today whether you are buying or selling in the greater Palm Springs area. She looks forward to working with you!

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    Tayler Eide-Buyers Specialist

    BRE# 02037605

    Tayler Eide likes to build trust-based relationships with buyers and sellers that last beyond closing day. Dedicated to impeccable customer service, Tayler will work endlessly to accommodate her clients’ needs in the emotional process of selling or buying a property as well as finding the best opportunities for her investors.

    Tayler’s interest in real estate was further fueled by the fact that her mother and father have been in real estate for several decades. As an agent with Compass, and your real estate advocate, Tayler is driven to work smarter and more creatively to meet your unique needs.

    Not only is Real Estate her career but she considers this industry her hobby. Tayler enjoys touring homes, building relationships and negotiating to find her clients the best deal. Tayler never feels like any day in this business is work. Call Tayler today to get this process started!

    Tayler enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, friends and her adorable two dogs.

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    Lauren Malo- Buyers Specialist

    BRE# 02083400

    Lauren Malo has been a resident of the Coachella Valley for the past 15 years. Growing up in the desert has given Lauren the crucial local insight and knowledge of all the areas around Greater Palm Springs. Her energetic and caring attitude for her clients will make a unique impact on the buying process. At the end, her ultimate goal is to help her clients in every step of the process in order to obtain their dream home.

    Her broad knowledge in Customer Relations, Management, and Marketing will make you feel confident and comfortable during your Real Estate journey. In addition, she is a renown food blogger on Social Media which will allow you to know the best spots to explore around Greater Palm Springs.

    Lauren graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in Regional Development. She is looking forward to helping all her clients with her expertise in her hometown. Lauren and her husband Borja reside in Palm Desert, CA where they enjoy the unmatchable desert weather and lifestyle. On her spare time, she enjoys working on her blog, exercising, spending time with her dog and traveling with her husband.

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    Dawn Elliot-Figueroa- Buyers Specialist

    BRE# 02077825

    As a seasoned real estate professional, Dawn understands that buying or selling a home is more than just a transaction, it’s a life-changing experience. That is why Dawn is dedicated to providing exceptional, personalized service for all of her clients. She takes great pride in the relationships she builds and always works relentlessly on the client’s behalf to help them achieve their real estate goals. Her philosophy is simple, clients come first. Dawn pledges to be in constant communication with her clients, keeping them fully informed throughout the entire buying or selling process. She believes that if you’re not left with an amazing experience, she hasn’t done her job. Dawn doesn’t measure success through achievements or awards but through the satisfaction of her clients.

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    Samantha Gonsalves- Team Assistant Coordinator

    BRE# 02048030

    Samantha Gonsalves has called the Coachella Valley her home since 2007. Her 12 years of residency
    leverages her understanding of the numerous intangible benefits of life in the Coachella Valley with its unmatched weather, culture, and diversity. She recently worked for a physician as a front desk administrator for several years when she was approached about a career change. Samantha began her real estate career in 2018, as the client liaison and licensed realtor for the Deirdre Coit and Associates team. Samantha knew,  with her vast knowledge and connections of the desert community she could create a successful career with Deirdre Coit and Associates. Samantha, is an enthusiastic member of the community. In her spare time, she enjoys working with others to share her experience, strength and hope. Samantha is an instructor at Pure Barre Palm Desert and assisted in opening the studio. She and her 15-year-old son Dylan, are both athletically active and enjoy hiking various locations in the Valley. Her caring nature, her energy, and her enthusiasm for her clients’ needs are a top priority when she is representing homeowners and future homeowners of the valley.