Randall Hood is the Broker/Owner of Properties By Hood. He is also a REALTOR®, a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), a Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource (SFR), a Certified HAFA/Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternative Specialist (CHS), a Property Manager and an e-Pro. Before starting his real estate business with his wife Grace, Randall served in the United States Marine Corps for 20 years and retired as a Chief Warrant Officer-3.
Grace Hood is a REALTOR®. Her designations include GRI (Graduate REALTOR® Institute), ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative, SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist), and FSC (Feng Shui Certified). She was a Marketing Specialist prior to starting her real estate business with her husband Randall. Besides English, she is also fluent in other languages: Tagalog (National Language of the Philippines) and Kapampangan (a dialect of the Philippines).
In 2011, Randall & Grace started their own brokerage firm, Properties By Hood, a Real Estate Sales & Property Management Company. Prior to that, they were with Realty Executives of Carlsbad for over five years where they were recipients of the 2008 & 2009 Executive Club Award and the 100% Club Award. They were also Readers Choice Top Real Estate Agent Nominees by The North County Times & The Californian in 2010.
Besides being passionate about their real estate business and helping their clients, Randall & Grace are also proud supporters of many organizations and programs including The Habitat for Humanity, Arthritis Foundation, Breast Cancer Foundation, Military Programs, Straight from the Heart, Local School Programs (both public and private), and more.
Randall is originally from Grand Junction, Colorado. Grace was born and raised in Manila, Philippines and migrated with her family to the U.S. in 1986. Randall & Grace met while Randall was stationed in Camp Pendleton and Grace was working in Los Angeles. They have been married since 1990. They now live in North County San Diego with their dog Scooter. They have a son who is attending college at a local university.