About me

I am a REALTOR, Real Etstate Appraiser and a Property Manager. I specialize in commercial/residential real estate, such as but not limited to investment, resale, probate, trusts and estates. I’d like to help you when you decide to buy or sell real estate. Please call, text or email me anytime for a complimentary and confidential consultation regarding my services. I am a 3rd generation property manager, commercial/residential real estate broker and state certified real estate appraiser. I understand that the buying or selling process is more than just a transaction: it’s one of the most important life-changing experiences you will ever have. That’s why my goal is to provide outstanding, exceptional, personalized service to you and for all of my clients. I take great pride in the relationships that I have built over the years and I will work tirelessly and relentlessly on my client’s behalf to help them achieve their real estate goals.
My clients are my #1 priority. I pride myself on personalized customer service. I grew up and went to school locally, so I feel that I know the San Gabriel Valley, Orange and L.A. County areas as well as, or better than just about any other area REALTOR®.
Berge REALTORS® and Appraisers are the oldest continually active real estate brokerage in Alhambra, and one of the oldest continually active brokerages in the entire San Gabriel Valley.

EXPERIENCE:
  • Third generation California Real Estate Broker #01428850
  • California State Certified Real Estate Appraiser #AR040521
  • Specializing in Commercial and Residential sales including Land
  • Independent fee appraiser with experience in Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, Ventura, San Bernardino and San Diego Counties (1985 to present).
SPECIALIZING IN:
  • Commercial Sales
  • Commerical Leasing
  • Probate
  • Trusts
  • Residential Sales
  • Residential Leasing
  • Unimproved Land Sales
LICENSING:
  • State Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser, CA License #AR040521
  • California Real Estate Broker, CA License #0142885
  • DESIGNATIONS & CERTFICATIONS:
  • AHWD-At Home with Diversity, National Association of REALTORS®
  • GREEN Designee, National Association of REALTORS®
  • Certified GREEN Real Estate Professional, Build it Green
  • CIPS-Certified International Property Specialist, National Association of REALTORS®
  • CRS-Certified Residential Specialist, National Association of REALTORS®
  • RAA-Residential Accredited Appraiser, National Association of REALTORS®
LEADERSHIP, EXPERIENCE & AWARDS:
  • 2019 Leadership Award, California Association of REALTORS®
  • 2018 Special Recognition Award, West San Gabriel Valley REALTORS®
  • 2014 Graduate of the prestigious National Association of REALTORS® Leadership Academy. Only 16 individuals are selected nationally each year.
  • 2013 President’s Award, West San Gabriel Valley REALTORS®
  • 2012 REALTOR® of the Year, West San Gabriel Valley REALTORS®
  • Chairman of the Board, California Regional Multiple Listing Service, the largest MLS in the country serving over 96,000 subscribers (2015 through 2018).
  • 2018 Chair, MLS Technology and Emerging Issues Advisory Board, National Association of REALTORS®
  • 2018 Vice Chair, Strategic Planning and Finance Committee, California Association of REALTORS®
  • 2017 Chair, Multiple Listing Issues and Policies Committee, National Association of REALTORS®
  • 2016 Vice Chair, Multiple Listing Issues and Policies Committee, National Association of REALTORS®
  • 2016 to present – MLS Technology and Emerging Issues Advisory Board, National Association of REALTORS®
  • 2016 to 2018- Planning Commissioner, City of Alhambra
  • 2018 Vice-Chair – Strategic Planning and Finance Committee, California Association of REALTORS®
  • 2016 to 2018 – Strategic Planning and Finance Committee, California Association of REALTORS®

  • 2014 Vice Chairman, California EXPO Advisory Committee, California Association of REALTORS®
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  • 2015 President, West San Gabriel Valley REALTORS® (WSGVR), serving over 2,700 real estate professionals in the cities of Alhambra, Monterey Park, Rosemead, San Gabriel and Temple City of Los Angeles County
EDUCATION:
  • U.C.L.A –Anderson School of Management – Westwood, CA – Real Estate Appraisal 1995, Income & Commercial Property Appraisal 1995, Income Properties 1995, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice 1995
  • Saddleback College – Mission Viejo, CA – Real Estate Appraisal 1994, Income Property Appraisal 1994
  • N.A.I.F.A. – Las Vegas, NV – Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice. 2001
  • Anthony Schools – Covina, CA – Real Estate Principles, 1992
  • Duanne Gomer, Inc. – Agency 2008, Ethics 2008, Trust Fund Handling 2008, Fair Housing 2008, Risk Management 2008
  • 360training.com – Austin, TX – California Business Law 2012, Legal Aspects of Real Estate 2012, Property Management 2012, Real Estate Economics 2012, Real Estate Finance 2012
  • R. E.T. – Santa Ana, CA – Real Estate Practice 2005, Appraisal Mathematics 2005, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice 2008, 2010 and 2012.
  • R. E.T. – Anaheim and Burbank, CA – Appraising GREEN Residences 2014, Defensible Appraisal Practices 2014, Highest and Best Use Analysis 2014, Advanced Residential Applications & Case Studies 2014, Federal & State Laws and Regulations 2014, Foreclosures as Appropriate Comparables, Some Are Some Aren’t 2014, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice 2014.
  • Appraisal Institute – Laguna Hills, CA – Green Appraising 2014
  • Acheson Appraisal School – Orange, CA – Cost Approach 2007, Adjustment Techniques 2007, Choosing The Best Comps 2007, Statistics and Market Trend Analysis 2007, Professional Witness 2007, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice – 2008-2009 update
  • McKissock – Warren, PA-Sales Verification: Principles, Procedures & Case Studies 2010, California Laws & Regulations 2010, The Dirty Dozen 2010, REO & Foreclosures, 2010-2011 National USPAP, Update Equivalent, Risky Business: Ways to Minimize Your Liability 2010, Appraising in a Post-HVCC World 2011.
  • USPAP and C.E. on a regular basis. USPAP most recently with Affiliated Appraisers-Woodland Hills, CA. 2016-2017 USPAP course in January 2016.
  • Numerous other real estate and real estate appraisal related educational classes, seminars and continuing education. Since 1989 to present.