Windermere Homes & Estates Welcomes Elia Kovar to SD County Escrow

Elia Kovar, SD County EscrowElia Kovar, previously the Manager of Westar Escrow, believes her past experiences have helped her to become the person she is today: Someone who likes to help others. Before becoming an escrow officer in 2000, Elia’s work experience included years in the customer service department of a major Title company; 5 years as an administrative assistant and agent recruiter for Century 21 Teamwork; and more!

As a member of the California Escrow Association (CEA), Elia stays current on the rules and regulations that govern the industry, and is committed to delivery of excellent service. ​Elia has found assisting people in achieving their version of the “American Dream” to be very fulfilling. Not a day goes by where she is not focused on the Customer, making sure they understand the escrow process, describing what to expect next, and doing her part to add to the overall home buying and selling experience.

Elia comes to SD County Escrow with years of experience, and a mission to give her customers the best possible service, 24/7. She will act as SDCE’s Operations Manager and Escrow officer, operating out of Windermere Homes & Estates’ Aviara office in Carlsbad.

WHE are thrilled to welcome Elia to our escrow division, and look forward to her involvement with SDCE moving forward.

For any questions regarding escrow, or to discuss how SD County Escrow can be of benefit to your business, please contact Elia Kovar at 619.504.0098 or by email at

Please join us in welcoming Elia and into her role!

About Windermere Real Estate

Southern California-based Windermere Homes & Estates is the fastest growing real estate brokerage in California in 2015, according to industry magazine First Tuesday Journal. In just over 4 years, co-owners Rich Johnson and Brian Gooding have opened 17 offices and have had over 450 agents join their team. Their newest achievement, 2016 Brokerage Achievement of Excellence, was awarded to them by the San Diego Association of Realtors® (SDAR). Windermere Homes & Estates was honored to be the first recipient of the new annual SDAR Award given for standard of ethics, commitment to compliance and high regards for running their business.

Windermere Real Estate is ranked the largest regional real estate company in the Western U.S. with over 300 offices and 6,000 agents serving communities in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Mexico. Last year, Windermere closed over 86,000 sides for more than $31.7 billion in dollar volume. The Windermere family has a proud heritage of serving our neighbors via the Windermere Foundation which funds services for low-income and homeless families. Since 1989, the Windermere Foundation has contributed more than 33 million dollars towards improving lives in the communities where we live and work. For more information, visit