For over 25 years, Rita J. Whitney has served the residential real estate needs of clients across Pasadena, San Marino, La Cañada, South Pasadena and greater Los Angeles. With an emphasis on service, professionalism and integrity, Rita has established herself as a highly respected leading agent in the Los Angeles area. Prior to joining The Agency in Pasadena, Rita worked at Sotheby’s International Realty, where she consistently ranked among the brokerage’s top producers.
Rita is inspired by a new challenge and approaches each transaction with vigor and determination. She is committed to advocating for her clients at every step of the buying and selling process and represents clients at various stages in their lives, from first-time buyers and sellers to upsizers, right-sizers and investors.
Constantly on the cutting edge of real estate technology, Rita devises strategic marketing campaigns for her clients’ properties while always staying abreast of current market trends and conditions. Having analyzed every detail of the real estate experience, she continues to grow and evolve as an agent to better serve her clients.
Born in New York and raised in Phoenix, Rita holds a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Arizona. An avid golfer and self-proclaimed foodie, when Rita’s not representing clients in real estate, she enjoys spending time on the links, discovering new restaurants, traveling and experiencing new cultures and cuisine. She is very involved in the community with organizations including Cancer Support Community Pasadena.