Alan Taylor is one of the highest-producing real estate agents in Los Angeles, specializing in the areas of Encino, Sherman Oaks, and Studio City. As a fourth-generation Sherman Oaks native, Alan possesses deep-rooted knowledge of the area and provides his clients with invaluable insight into the characteristics that define The Valley’s many diverse neighborhoods. His ability to offer insider knowledge on local topics — including schools, businesses, and places of interest — contributes to his long-standing reputation as the ideal Realtor for both buyers and sellers alike.


Ranked among the top 1% of agents nationwide, Alan’s dedication to exceeding his client’s expectations has made him one of the most sought-after listing agents in the Valley. He is tech-savvy in an ever-changing online marketplace, offering clients the resources to aggressively market their property locally, nationally, and globally. His clients appreciate his energy, enthusiasm, and relentless attention to detail throughout the entire process of buying or selling.

INDUSTRY Recognition

  • Top 1.5%


  • Real Trends

    America's Best Realtors

  • Real Estate All Stars

    Los Angeles Magazine

  • Platinum Circle Winner


Alan also continues a long lineage of realtors — most famously his father, a well-respected and well-known Realtor who opened and managed the first San Fernando Valley Jon Douglas office during the 1970s. Alan’s family connection to renowned Realtors and real estate professionals confers an advantage to clients who are able to employ his reputation and relationships.

Alan is also distinguished from other Realtors not only by his extensive, deep-rooted connections but by his previous experience as a loan officer. Such familiarity with loans, gained through decades of experience, enables him to provide his clients with certainty and guidance during the process of a real estate transaction, a rare expertise that few other Realtors possess.


Alan obtained his B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing from the College of Business and Economics at California State University, Northridge. He is a proud husband, father of two children, and avid golfer. In his free time, Alan enjoys giving back to his community and partnering with local non-profits dedicated to improving the quality of life in our area which you can read more about here.