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Notary Excellence
from 3 reviews
  • 3 years in business
Dave K.
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I have used Catherine at Notary Excellence several times she has met me at job sites for final draw forms at the bank. I have known her for several years a I would highly recommend her, she is a professional with a Real Estate background.

DeAnn Dillard Real Estate
from 1 review
    Donand Marge H.
    Verified review

    DeAnn Dillard is a true professional She helped us secure financing before we even began looking for a home. She found us our dream home in record time. She stayed in constant contact with us during the entire process. She is smart, friendly, and truly cared about our wishes. She did not show us anything that did not meet our requirements. Following her advice we were able to get our home at a very good price. We would recommend her to anyone looking to buy or sell a home. Thanks to DeAnn we have been in our dream home for almost 3 years now..

    Alam Realty
    from 1 review
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Alan W.
    Verified review

    I’m extremely impressed with his work. I ordered a BPO which is to take pictures of a property for sale and then write a property report. This process usually takes up to a week; however, Shahid completed it the same day I ordered it. The report was better than expected. He contacted me immediately and returned my calls and emails within minutes. I would definitely use Shahid again.

    Beers Realty Group, Inc.
    from 1 review
    • 4 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Minna B.
    Verified review

    I found Catherine Beers on Thumbstack and have been absolutely satisfied with her services. She is the most responsible and reliable property manager you can ever have. She has been helpful, resourceful and very responsive to all my needs. She also offered the most affordable monthly rate all around. I'm very happy to have her as my property manager.


    My name is Regina Wayne; I have been a full-time realtor here in the Victor Valley since 2000. I specialize in helping people buy, sell, or invest in real estate in Victorville, Hesperia, Apple Valley, Oak Hills, Phelan, and Pinon Hills. I have demonstrated my dedication to my clients by receiving awards for customer service. Over the past six years, I have been focused on helping my clients with the challenges of the distressed property market by my strong desire to help and to serve with compassion and integrity. I am a Certified Distressed Property Specialist and have volunteered my time to the nonprofit organization, H.E.L.P. in assisting homeowners who need help with their mortgage. My specialty is helping homeowners who are in need of resources and services to help them execute the right plan regarding their upside down mortgage or to avoid foreclosure on the property.


    I offer listing and selling property in Lake Arrowhead, CA. I love my job, and I love meeting new people, and helping them find that cute cabin in the woods, or that lakefront estate. No pressure. No strings. No kidding.


    Thinking of buying of selling your home? I am a realtor with 33 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate. I service both listings and sales, REOs and short sales. Sincerely, Carol Snyder


    We sell homes, land, commercial buildings and businesses. We work with buyers and sellers. I have been in the business for 30 years. I have experienced many different markets. I am very experienced with investor buyers and sellers.


    Joe and Ana Kovich of Big Bear Real Estate offer properties, including lakefronts, foreclosures, and all other properties in the Big Bear real estate multiple listing system.


    We are a licensed realtor. We do home inspections and sales, property management for residential and commercial properties.


    Professional locals who live and work in Big Bear Lake. Specializing in Resort Real Estate Sales. We love bringing our clients together with their dream home in the mountains and the beauty of nature, the cool breezes off of the lake and the whispering pine forests.


    We represent buyers and sellers in the purchase and sale of real estate. Property types include: single family homes, condos, townhomes, land, multi-family residential, investment, owner occupied and non-owner occupied. We also do homes under $100,000 in the Inland Empire and homes under $300,000 in Orange county. We serve all of San Bernardino county, Riverside county and Orange county. Take advantage of the first-time home buyer tax credit of up to $8,000 by purchasing your new home before April 30, 2010. Existing homeowners can take advantage of another tax credit of up to $6,500 when purchasing a new home before April 30, 2010. Start your home search at my website today. Search the MLS for free, access to free community reports, free school reports and more. Click on my link below.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    What does a real estate agent do?

    Real estate agents help their clients buy, sell, and rent commercial and residential properties. There are also real estate agents that sell industrial and agricultural real estate, but the majority sell residential properties. To become a real estate agent, you must be at least 18 years old, successfully complete real estate courses, and pass a real estate exam. Be sure to check for any required licensing, too. Often real estate agents will earn 5 percent to 6 percent of the total home sale price for their work in representing their client. Typically this commission is split equally between the buyer’s agent and the seller’s agent. Here is an overview of what a real estate agent does, according to the United States Department of Labor:

    • Represent clients who are looking to buy, sell and rent properties.
    • Stay knowledgeable about regional real estate prices, mortgages, market conditions and related information, and advise clients accordingly.  
    • Determine competitive market prices by comparing properties.
    • Create and publicize lists of properties for sale, including details such as location and features.
    • Market properties through advertisements, open houses and listing services.
    • Show prospective buyers or renters properties.
    • Present purchase offers to sellers for consideration.
    • Mediate negotiations between buyer and seller.
    • Ensure that all terms of purchase contracts are met.
    • Prepare documents, such as loyalty contracts, purchase agreements and deeds.

    What should you look for in a real estate agent?

    When you’re hiring a real estate agent you want to find a qualified pro who can negotiate the best deal for your home — whether you’re buying or selling. Reading reviews will help you weed out obvious bad operators; you want to work with someone who treats their clients with fairness and respect. That said, you also want someone who can play hardball and maximize your real estate deal. Ask for references from recent clients, and be sure to call them.

    Experts encourage you to interview more than one prospective real estate agent before hiring. A home sale or home purchase is a big deal — sometimes the biggest deal in a person’s life — and you want to find an agent who will work hard for you. In today’s market, having a real estate agent who is social media savvy and has an attractive online presence is critical. Ask the agent how they plan to market your house. Review their listings, and ask yourself if they have professional photos with homes that are professionally staged. If the answer is no, they might not have the marketing savvy you’re looking for. Ask what price they would list your house at and why. Pay attention to how they communicate with you during your initial interviewing phase. Are they too busy to respond for several days? Are they clear and helpful? This information is a clue to how they’ll engage during the entire process.

    What's the difference between a real estate broker and an agent?

    Real estate agents and real estate brokers both help clients buy, sell, and rent residential and commercial properties. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, real estate brokers are licensed to manage their own real estate businesses. Real estate agents cannot have their own real estate office and must work under a broker. Real estate brokers often have real estate firms and employ real estate agents. Those real estate agents may be employees of the firm, or they may work on contract and earn part of any commission they bring into the firm.

    If you are a homeowner ready to sell or a buyer in the market for a new home, either a real estate broker or a real estate agent can help you achieve your goal. What is more important than their title is their track record and client success stories. When interviewing real estate agents or brokers to help you buy or sell a home, ask about their recent sales history as compared with the original listing prices. If you’re selling a home, ask how they would market your home and what price they would list it at. Whether you hire an agent or broker, you want a professional who will have your best interests at heart.

    What do real estate agents charge?

    Real estate agents typically don’t charge a set rate to their clients, but rather earn a commission on the price of the final home sale. In traditional real estate, there is a buyer’s agent and a seller’s agent. The two agents receive 5 percent to 6 percent of the final home sale price and split it evenly, meaning they each earn roughly 2.5 percent to 3 percent of the total home sale. If you are a home seller, you may have fees associated with the sale that are above and beyond the commission the agents earn. The real estate agent may have you pay marketing fees, MLS fees, early cancellation fees, or more. Always ask pricing details before signing a contract so you clearly understand your financial obligations. Here are some of the average (and common) costs that can arise when selling a home:

    • Home inspection: $200-$350 or more, depending on region.
    • Home appraisal: $250-$400 or more, depending on region.
    • Professional real estate photography: $275-$550 or more, depending on photographer, square footage of house, and special requests like sunset shots.
    • Closing costs: Often split between the seller and buyer. An average range for the buyer to pay is between 3 percent and 4 percent, with the seller paying a lower fee at 1 percent to 3 percent of the home’s price.
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