A Luxury Affiliation: The Shearin Group, Strand Hill, and Christie’s International Real Estate

The Shearin Group is one of the top selling real estate firms in the South Bay, and the company’s founder, Cindy Shearin, is consistently rated in the Top 1% of Realtors nationwide.  Shearin’s powerhouse team hold the long-ranking position as top agents in Manhattan Beach within their partnership affiliate program through the exclusive brokerage firm Strand Hill Christie’s International Real Estate.  Known for representing luxury estates for a discerning clientele, the boutique firm Strand Hill has an extraordinary reach via the Christie’s International global marketing program with 138 affiliate firms worldwide and more than 32,000 international agents in which to network.  

World-renowned auction house, Christie’s, has been a household name for 250 years.   Synonymous with luxury in the art world, Christie’s International Real Estate firm’s reputation precedes itself.  The Christie’s International organization of distinguished real estate agents and brokers are hand selected by invitation-only and are elected through strict standards of excellence and successful sales volume.  These exclusive agents and brokers form a global network, offering proficient home and luxury real estate services to buyers and sellers worldwide along with a global reach into 47 countries and across 1350 offices around the world.  

Cindy Shearin has a flawless reputation for impeccable service, market knowledge, superior negotiating skills, and a keen understanding of the upper echelon buyer and seller.  In addition, her knowledge of design and building of luxury homes sets her apart from her peers. These skills coupled with a tremendous network of clients and associates as part of the Christie’s International Real Estate team results in a seamless experience with The Shearin Group with every transaction.  

Our Team

Cindy Shearin & Bill Mar

The Shearin Group has been a Top Producing South Bay Real Estate Group for over 25 years. We are affiliated with Christie’s International Real Estate, a global network offering exclusive home and luxury real estate services to buyers and sellers worldwide. Our network includes 135 affiliated brokerages operating from 1,117 offices, with 32,000 real estate professionals in 42 countries. Admittance to the Christie’s network is extended only to real estate brokerages that demonstrate a proven record of success in luxury property sales. Strand Hill Christie’s International Real Estate Co. is the #1 real estate firm in Manhattan Beach.

Meet the Team


Cindy has been a local South Bay Realtor for over 25 years. She is affiliated with Strand Hill Properties/Christie’s International Real Estate and is consistently rated in the Top 1% of Realtors nationwide. Her years of experience in working with buyers and sellers in home sales and purchases enables her to provide expert assistance in making her clients’ visions and desires a reality. Cindy’s seasoned and superior negotiating skills, combined with her unmatched knowledge of the area, ensure that you will maximize your results whether buying or selling.

However, what makes working with Cindy truly a unique experience is her years of success in the design, development and construction of numerous new home projects in the South Bay area. She can assist in the execution of a project from the ground up, including financing, through her knowledge of and access to the best builders in the business. Please visit Cindy’s testimonials to see what her many satisfied clients have to say about the level of service Cindy Shearin and The Shearin Group provide. You can contact Cindy’s office, direct (310-546-1501) or cell (310-200-8318) or email (Cindy@TheShearinGroup.com) to request a confidential appointment to discuss what The Shearin Group can do for you.

● Consistently rated one of the top realtors in the South Bay for over 25 years
● Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist
● CRS Graduate (Certified Residential Specialist)
● GRI Graduate (Graduate Realtors Institute)
● SRES Certified (Senior Resident Specialist)
● SFR, CDPE Certified (Certified Distress Property Expert)
● Green Certified
● e-Pro Certification
● Selected to Who’s Who in Luxury Residential Real Estate Sales
● Selected to Top 100 Realtors, LA County
● BA in Communications/Marketing

● 28 year resident in the South Bay with unmatched knowledge of the marketplace
● With negotiating skills developed through years of experience, The Shearin Group will maximize your return under the right terms and the optimum conditions
● Cindy has her cell phone as a constant companion, making her easily accessible
● Additionally, The Shearin Group’s qualified team members consisting of agents, marketers and support staff assist Cindy on a daily basis, allowing her to provide you with exceptional personalized real estate service

● Residential Real Estate Sales
● Residential/Income Property Management
● Exclusive Specialist at the Beach House, a condotel in downtown Hermosa Beach
● Joint Venture Partnerships
● Special Projects Coordinator (extensive experience with remodels and new construction)
● Specialist in “staging” homes for sale in order to maximize value
● Interior Design/Decorating/Space Planning

● Born in Atlanta, Georgia and has lived in Manhattan Beach, California for 28 years


Bill is an integral part of one of the most successful teams in the South Bay, The Shearin Group and has been specializing in and selling residential properties in the South Bay for the past 14 years. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California and has a Physician Associate Degree from UCLA Medical School in Los Angeles. Bill’s integrity, people skills, and compassionate demeanor have served him well in his real estate career.

  • A real estate associate with one of the top realtors in the South Bay for the past 14 years
  • CLHMS (Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist)
  • CRS Graduate (Certified Residential Specialist, 4% nationwide)
  • SRES Certified (Senior Resident Specialist)
  • SFR, CDPE Certified (Certified Distress Property Expert)
  • Green Certified
  • e-Pro Certification

Experienced • Dedicated • Passionate • Creative • Thorough


Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist
Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo
Beach and Palos Verdes Peninsula