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We are Mavericks

Maverick Group is a collaboration of real estate agents bringing innovation, energy and experience to the Santa Cruz real estate market.

We’re passionate about what we do and bring a high level of integrity and dedication to every relationship, negotiation and transaction.

Westcliff Drive home

RECENTLY SOLD! $5,888,000

2102 Westcliff Drive, Santa Cruz

“It’s been said this James Lloyd designed Mediterranean home is one of the 3 best homes on West Cliff Drive, boy did it sell like #1… as of June ’23, highest priced home ever sold on West Cliff Drive.”
Danny Alvarez


329 Lincoln Street, Santa Cruz

RECENTLY SOLD! $1,200,000

329 Lincoln Street, Santa Cruz

“This early 1900’s home/duplex located in downtown Santa Cruz was stripped down to the studs and needed an all cash buyer. We found several and closed in 15 days!”
Danny Alvarez


First impressions are everything

We provide an expert hands-on approach to prepare your home for the best offer.

Our brokerage network has twice as many agents as our closest competitor

That gives you twice as much exposure.

Our innovative marketing approach

We specialize in targeted internet advertising and live-event marketing.

Dreaming of the beach or the fresh-air in the mountains?

We’ve helped hundreds of clients find and buy their dream home in Santa Cruz County.

Our Maverick Way:

We search beyond the MLS for off-market home and real estate listings for our clients, which is often the key to finding your dream property.

Maverick Group’s expertise and experience isn’t limited to just residential real estate. We are one of the top commercial, development and land real estate teams at David Lyng Real Estate!

Danny Alvarez and a happy new homeowner high five a home sale.


Our clients say that we bring an unmatched level of enthusiasm to our quality of service. From our first meeting all the way to moving day and beyond, we know our clients are the most important thing to us, which is why we remain steadfast in our approach and strive to continuously exceed expectations.



As Mavericks, we are passionate about what we do, both while on the job and in our free time. Take a peek at our bios to learn more about who we are.


Marie Hamilton and Danny Alvarez of Maverick Group Real Estate

Specializing in Santa Cruz County Residential Real Estate for Sale

Maverick Group totaled over 40 Million Dollars in Sales in 2021!

President Club Elite Award Winners | 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016 & 2015

Top banner photo of Natural Bridges by Robert Gourley on Unsplash