Best of Orange County

On Thursday, September 22, the OC Register held its annual Best of Orange County event, celebrating local services, shops, restaurants and hot spots, which were chosen as winners solely by the community. For the sixth year in a row, First Team Real Estate was recognized as a “Best Real Estate Company,” aptly demonstrating the privately held organization’s commitment to delivering outstanding personalized service as well as impressive results.

“At First Team Real Estate, our utmost goal is and always has been to provide the community with results-driven service, and we consider our clientele to be our top priority throughout each and every one of our endeavors,” said Cameron Merage, First Team’s founder and CEO. “We deliver on these promises, and Orange County residents have taken note. We’re humbled to have received this honor yet again, and will continue to put forth the dedication and hard work that has earned us this honor.” 

As for other local businesses that emerged as winners, the Montage Laguna Beach and The Resort at Pelican Hill were chosen as Best OC Resorts, while Balboa Peninsula Beach and Huntington City Beach took home honors as Best Beaches. To see the full list of winners across all categories, keep an eye out for the 2016 Best of OC Magazine, which will be delivered with this Sunday's OC Register. You can also see them online by visiting


Beginning with a single office in Huntington Beach in 1976, First Team Real Estate is now Southern California's largest and most trusted private real estate agency with offices across Southern California—and is consistently recognized as Best Real Estate Company by Orange County Register. To learn more about First Team Real Estate, call 888.236.1943 or visit