A new beginning: James Harris and Davis Parnis are leaving “Million Dollar List: LA” to pursue new opportunities

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: James Harris and David Parnes have decided to leave ‘Million Dollar List: Los Angeles’ in 2022 to pursue new opportunities. They announced their decision in a joint Instagram post, reflecting on their decade-long journey on the show.

“We started our business in Los Angeles in 2012 and we got a phone call we never expected,” they began their statement. Jacob and David, who started their journey in London, arrived in America with a big dream. Despite their initial lack of money and connections, a call from Bravo transformed their circumstances.

“The voice on the other end of the line was a call for Million Dollar Listing from Los Angeles,” they further added. They went on to say, “From starting families to watching our kids grow up to climbing [$1 million] in sales to over $5 billion in sales, we would never in our wildest dreams imagine the world watching it happen with us.”

The former “MDLLA” stars carefully considered their decision to leave the show after seven seasons, stating that they thought “long and hard” about it. While they did not specify the reasons for their departure, James and David expressed deep gratitude to the viewers, cast and crew who made their journey incredibly worthwhile.

“We feel that as our business has evolved, we must keep moving. We thank all our fans with all our hearts and vow that we will not stop because we cannot stop,” they concluded.


Check out this post on Instagram

A post shared by James Harris (@jamesbondst)


‘Million Dollar List: LA’ Alums James Harris and David Parnes recently left The Agency

James Harris and David Parnes recently announced their departure from The Agency, revealing the news to their Instagram followers on February 20, 2024. “After a decade of remarkable growth and achievement. [we] say goodbye to The Agency and announce [our] a new partnership with esteemed colleagues at Carolwood Estates,” they wrote.

They continued, “As proud contributors to The Agency’s legacy of excellence and innovation in the real estate industry, our team is grateful for the continued support and cooperation of our colleagues, clients and partners.”

The statement further read, “Reflecting on the past decade, we are humbled by the incredible growth, meaningful relationships and many milestones we have shared. We express our sincere appreciation to The Agency’s leadership team and staff for their leadership, mentorship and camaraderie throughout our journey.”

“As we look forward, we are excited to begin this new chapter with Carolwood, a move that aligns us with like-minded professionals dedicated to excellence and customer-centric service,” they added.

'Million Dollar List: LA' Alums James Harris and David Parnes just left The Agency (Instagram/@jamesbondst)
‘Million Dollar List: LA’ Alums James Harris and David Parnes just left The Agency (Instagram/@jamesbondst)

What are James Harris and David Parnes doing now?

James and David, who recently became part of Carolwood Estates for their latest real estate endeavor, are also working on another exciting project. They teamed up with Estate Media, a media company specializing in real estate, which was established in 2023 by a group of industry experts including Josh Flagg, Griffin O’Brien and Andrew Shanfeld.

According to the company’s website, Estate Media “brings together the biggest personalities in luxury real estate” to deliver digital media through podcasts, videos, newsletter and social content that “entertains and informs.”

'Million Dollar List: LA' alumni James Harris and David Parnes have joined Estate Media (Instagram/@jamesbondst)
‘Million Dollar List: LA’ alumni James Harris and David Parnes have joined Estate Media (Instagram/@jamesbondst)

‘Million Dollar List: LA’ alumni James Harris and David Parnes share updates on their personal lives

In addition to making strategic business decisions, James and David have been actively sharing updates about their personal lives with fans through various social media platforms in recent years.

In January 2022, James revealed that he had said goodbye to the apartment that had been his family’s home for the past five years. In an emotional Instagram post, he expressed his feelings about closing this significant chapter in their lives, reflecting on the countless unforgettable moments and memories created within those walls.

Furthermore, it was in May 2022 when David joyfully shared the news of the arrival of his second child, a beautiful daughter named Lily Jane Parnes, born to him and his wife Adrian Abnosi. The couple previously welcomed another daughter, India, in the year 2018.

'Million Dollar List: LA' alumni James Harris and David Parnes share updates on their personal lives (Instagram/@jamesbondst)
‘Million Dollar List: LA’ alumni James Harris and David Parnes share updates on their personal lives (Instagram/@jamesbondst)

‘Million Dollar List: Los Angeles’ Season 15 premieres July 10 at 9:00 PM ET on Bravo.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *