Santy Partners real estate firm sees growth with wife-husband team

He had just sold his marketing and ad adjacency and had some extra time on his hands.

She was running her busy real estate firm and extra time was a luxury.

The timing seemed like career serendipity for Dan and Liza Santy, the husband-and-wife team behind Phoenix residential real estate Santy Partners, which Liza started in 2011. Both longtime Arizonans with extensive networks throughout the Valley, combining their respective professional strengths was the logical move.

Or at least one that solved the surplus time imbalance. 

“He kept coming to my office asking what I was doing. I was busy. I said, ‘Why don’t you get your (real estate) license because I could use the help?’” Liza recalled. “But I did need his help. And he needed something to do.”