About US

OnOceanAve.com is a real estate and community resource for Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica, California.  It was established by Chris Hicks to serve the Ocean Ave corridor and surrounding areas.  We are uniquely able to serve our clients by combining our local knowledge, built on years of experience, and The Agency's international network.

Chris Hicks specializes in luxury residential properties in Santa Monica and Pacific Palisades. He believes that integrity, and local expertise are the keys to success. Chris joined The Agency from Berkshire Hathaway, where he ranked among the top 1% of sales associates nationwide. Known in particular for his extensive, in-depth market knowledge, Chris remains up to date on current and recent transactions and market trends, as well as local schools, parks, restaurants, shopping, and service professionals.

A graduate of Loyola Marymount University, Chris began his real estate career in 2001 with Dalton, Brown, and Long (DBL) in Beverly Hills. Chris utilizes his prior experience in the construction industry to help buyers and sellers navigate the complex list of repairs that may arise during a transaction. His hard work ethic and dedication have allowed him to center his business on repeat clients and referrals. Ever vigilant to help his clients, Chris has a reputation for quick follow-up and collaborative problem solving.