#1 Real Estate Team in Santa Barbara

The Zia Group is the #1 Real Estate Team in Santa Barbara, selling more homes and representing more buyers than any other team from Carpinteria to Goleta. We deliver real results to every client, and we use 25% of our profit to make a real impact in our community and around the world.

Real Estate. Real Impact.

When I first stepped onto the real estate scene in 2005, my goal was simple: I wanted to make a difference.  Not just a difference, an impact.  I wanted to invest in the lives of the clients I served, and in addition to providing excellent service and becoming a trusted partner, I wanted to lead a dynamic shift in the way a real estate team can leave a lasting mark on the world.

Daniel Zia

Daniel Zia, CEO

Our Commitment

People First

We are dedicated to putting our team, knowledge, and expertise to work for our clients.  We are here to listen, understand and support the unique needs and concerns of every client. We aim to provide unmatched service and expertise with every transaction, making the experience not only as stress free as possible, but an enjoyable one.

Trusted Advisor

The real estate process from start to finish can be complicated, but with our team of specialized professionals we will walk you through this journey as a guide and a partner.  Every step of the way, we want our clients to be well informed and confident that they have the tools to make the best possible decisions for their future.

Real Results

Here at Zia Group, we believe specialization is the key to delivering our clients with a fundamentally superior experience in their real estate transaction.  Our savvy and well-trained team can handle all aspects of any purchase or sale, from luxury estates to family homes.

Community Impact

To us here at Zia Group, giving is not merely an afterthought, but rather a purpose that drives our service every day. Each year Zia Group dedicates 25% of all our profit to make a difference in our community and around the world.  This motivates us beyond the present things that we can see, and opens up a new world of possibilities.


Our homes sell for approximately 5% more than the local market average.


Our homes sell 25 days faster than the local market average.


We give 25% of our profits to communities in need.

Explore Our Listings


743 Cathedral Pointe Ln

n san marcos cover

2081 N San Marcos Rd

Estate 1 m-2 Sunset

4598 Serenity Lane

Estate 2 Sunrise Front m

4586 Serenity Lane

Estate 4 m-2

4575 Serenity Lane

From our initial conversation right through the closing of escrow on our home in Santa Barbara, Daniel was amazing to work with. His professionalism, communication skills, and pleasant demeanor contributed to this real estate purchase being the smoothest experience we have ever undertaken. I would highly recommend Daniel and his staff without reservation.

Lois Pigg

Thank you so much for the purchase of our home. We wouldn’t have been able to do it without your help—thank you!

Daniel & Sarah Johnson

Daniel Zia provided exceptional service to my family and I when we chose his service to represent the sale of our family home in Goleta. In addition to Daniel’s great service he also exercised impeccable integrity and conscience in his duties. He was extremely knowledgeable regarding the Santa Barbara real estate market and provided a stress free selling experience.

Mark Weber

Thank you for all your hard work, patience and diligence it helping us both buy and sell. This was obviously a big deal for us and you handled everything (including our quirky ways) with real grace. We so appreciate you and would not hesitate to recommend you to others.

Dana Alexander

Our experience with Daniel Zia and The Zia Group was great. Daniel leads a wonderful team. Everyone was friendly, helpful and professional. We would definitely go to back to Daniel for any future real estate needs. Daniel impressed us with his integrity and genuine regard for our interests. We highly recommend Daniel and The Zia Group.

Cindy Blackman

Schedule a Consultation

Thinking of buying or selling a home in Santa Barbara? The first step is to meet with a Zia Group agent for your complimentary consultation where we will answer any questions you have.

  • We'll listen to your unique goals for your home
  • We'll answer your questions and provide resources
  • We'll provide a clear roadmap for success