Villa Real Estate is thrilled to welcome Laguna Beach experts, Marilie Bunce & Tammy Dorman to our growing team of professionals in coastal Orange County. 

Marilie Croul Bunce has nearly two decades of real estate success and is different from your typical agent. Her vision in combination with her artistic sensibilities, out of the box thinking, and understanding of the coastal Orange County real estate market makes her the perfect Realtor to help achieve your real estate goals.



Before her real estate career, she was a brand developer and clothing designer for top brands in the surf apparel industry. Bunce attended Parsons School of Design where she earned a fine arts degree.

Marilie Croul Bunce has partnered with Tammy Tucker Dorman, combining their 30+ years of real estate sales success, to create an innovative, dynamic, and progressive team with clients in the film, music, and sports industry. Their team is based on strong moral and ethical values. This belief enables them to help their clientele both in business and personal life at a higher level, because selling homes is personal. Their goal is to have the highest customer satisfaction. They are relentlessly committed to creating value through innovation. Developing a series of films for each of their listings, incorporating real estate and the ares they sell through "Living Here Films". They are in the process of developing a ground-breaking filming style, combining multiple formats. Creating a focus on lifestyle and the people living the lifestyle. “We aren't just selling a home, we are selling the area your home is centered in, conveying what it would be like living here through a multi layered filming process,” developed by Marilie Bunce.



Selling real estate has been in Marilie's blood as her father, Jim Croul, was the top selling commercial agent in Newport Beach in 1968. Croul often encourage Bunce to pursue a career in real estate. She was born in Newport Beach and raised in Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach.

Marilie looks forward to meeting you on your journey to purchase or sell a home in Orange County. She will be a reliable guide in this important and exciting process. “She is well respected and has developed invaluable working relationships with her peers.”

“Professionalism, knowledge, integrity and unparalleled client care are a few of the qualities that Tammy Tucker Dorman brings to your advantage in any real estate transaction.” After 15 years of real estate sales success with Coldwell Banker in Los Angeles, representing clients in the film, music, legal and various business industries, Tammy made her move to Villa in Laguna Beach to focus on selling properties along Southern California’s “Gold Coast”. 



With a BA degree from the Annenberg School of Communication at USC, Tammy uses her knowledge and experience to successfully negotiate through every phase of the real estate transaction. Her prior work experiences in sales for a Fortune 100 company and as a celebrity personal assistant contribute to her business abilities in working with even the most discerning clients.



Tammy’s true success in real estate can be attributed to her tireless work ethic, calm demeanor, and perceptive eye, qualities her clients have come to rely on when selling or buying real estate. Her philosophy for success is simple: “Always put the client first.” She listens to her clients’ needs and guides them through the escrow process with finesse and continual communication. “Above all, I believe in honesty and integrity. I am committed to keeping my clients’ best interests at heart.”



Along with her real estate partner, Marilie Croul Bunce, who grew up in Emerald Bay in Laguna Beach, Tammy specializes in selling premier coastal neighborhoods. Passionate about her family, Tammy and her husband raised twins who are now both in college. Active in her community, she is a member of the Monarch Bay Club and currently lives in Monarch Beach with her husband.