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Jay West

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"As Owner/Broker of WINDERMERE REAL ESTATE in LOS CABOS, BCS, MEXICO and also a licensed Broker with WINDERMERE REAL ESTATE COMPANY in SEATTLE, WASHINGTON (Sand Point Office), I am an experienced Bi-National REALTOR specializing in Resort & Second-Home properties and developments. Each day is a positive opportunity to learn something new, meet someone new, and grow in ways that allow me to accept 'coincidences' as normal occurances. In addition to my lifelong appreciation for the Pacific Northwest, I trust you will allow me to introduce you to one of the great destinations on Earth.... my other home in Los Cabos and the Southern Baja in Mexico. I am committed to assisting our clients and referral partners with patience, and a thorough understanding of our markets."


Jay West CIPS e-PRO RSPS TRC, has been living and working in Los Cabos Mexico for 20 years. . He is a graduate of the University of Oregon College of Arts and Sciences in Eugene, with a degree in Psychology.


Jay has more than 40 years of experience in marketing, sales, and business development in the USA, China, and Mexico. His background includes more than a decade as Founder/Owner/Manager of award-winning Radio Station KZEL-FM in Eugene, Oregon, and Partner/President of OrePac Marketing International which brought together the Fujian Electronic Computer Company and the former ONYX/IMI of Silicon Valley to successfully complete the import, design, and construction of the first computer hard disk-drive factory in Fujian, China. He earned his first real estate license in Oregon in the 1960's.


In addition to his Windermere general brokerage, Jay specializes in the confidential sourcing and aquisition of development properties, and has represented several of Los Cabos' most successful developers in the marketing and sales of premier condominium and residential properties. He also offers premier Northwest residential and investment properties to international buyers from Mexico and elsewhere through his established network of Windermere offices and Brokers.


JAY WEST is a Bi-National REALTOR in the US and Mexico and is a trusted member of the Mexican & US real estate communities of professionals with the following designations and elections:



  • Proud to be a NAR designated REALTOR and an member of AMPI
    (Mexican Association of Real Estate Professionals) since 1998.

  • Currently Licensed as a Managing Broker in the State of Washington

  • WA REALTORS Global Business and Alliances Council (Member 2012)

  • Certified International Property Specialist & Member, National Association
    of REALTORS (USA) - CIPS Network (Nov. 2004)

  • Certified e-PRO REALTOR (June 2012)

  • Certified Resort and Second-home Property Specialist (NAR Charter Designee #4 - 2004)

  • Transnational Referral Certification - ICREA (Inaugural Class, Orlando FL - Nov. 2004)

  • 2011 Coordinador Region 3 - AMPI Nacional (States of Baja California Sur & Sinaloa)

  • President, AMPI Los Cabos 2007 & 2004

  • Coordinador Region III B (Baja California Sur & Sonora) and Member
    International Committee of AMPI National (2005-2006)

  • Member of the Consejo de AMPI Los Cabos (Board of AMPI Los Cabos) (2001-2007) and Chair of the AMPI Los Cabos Commission for Honor & Justice

  • Listed in "Who's Who in International Real Estate" by the National
    Association of Realtors (USA) - Years (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005,
    2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

  • One of only a few in Baja California Sur to be certified by PROFECO
    (Mexican Office of Consumer Protection - Certification #54-2000) as both
    a sales agent and a professional real estate administrator

  • Chair, Executive Committee of Brokers - Los Cabos Multiple Listing Service, and
    Chair of the Committee on Policies, Procedures and Ethics. (2002-2004)