About Colette

Executive Director, Estates Division | Compass

Meet Colette Dornblum

"Every house has a story and every home finds it's family where the chapters continue and memories are made. Homes are magical and are our oasis of safe space." 

Selling real estate in Southern California with a passion for architecture and design. 

Colette’s intimate knowledge of the greater Pasadena and Eastside area making her well-suited to match clients' desires to their ideal home in the perfect neighborhood for their lifestyle. 
From preparing a listing to maximizing its sale price, she utilizes the latest marketing innovations and invests personal interest and attention into every detail  before, during and after every transaction. 

In her first year in Real Estate Colette was awarded Rookie of the Year in her office and  continues to be represented within the top 10% of agents at her firm each year.
Colette was recently named as LA Magazines 2020 & 2021 Real Estate All Stars, Pasadena Magazines 2020 & 2021 Real Estate All Stars and Ranked In The Top 1% Of Agents Nationwide - REAL TRENDS

Colette brings her impeccable professionalism, tenacity and integrity to all of her clients while advocating for their best interests and investment. As of now, Colette is proudly holding a title as a Director of Estates Division and boasting a personal sales volume $30 million in 2020 alone. 

Colette enjoys traveling the world, exploring LA’s restaurants, and spending time with her family: her husband, Adam Dorn, is a composer for film and television as well as a founding member of SONA (Songwriters of North America), their son, Cole Cahill who currently attends Columbia University, and their two dogs, Lula and Leo. 


  • Real Trends Top 1000 Real Estate Agents of 2019 to be included in Wall Street Journal
  • Los Angeles Magazine~ 2020 TOP Real Estate All-Stars
  • Pasadena Magazine Top 20 Realtors 2020

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