Use this website to explore the Orange County communities of Portola Hills, Foothill Ranch, Lake Forest, Irvine, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, Aliso Viejo and Laguna Niguel. Find the neighborhood and home that fits your needs! Our website has extensive community information, consumer links, school information, free reports, real estate information and more! Here you will also find useful information on how to go about selecting a home, making an offer, negotiating, financing, moving and all the steps in between.
Sellers, our website has information about preparing your home for sale, selecting the right agent, pricing your home appropriately, marketing it effectively, going through the inspection processes, and getting a timely market evaluation.
Stark Team Real Estate is a small hands-on brokerage consisting of Don Stark, Elaine Stark & Simone Paterno. Don is the broker with approximately 20 years of real estate experience and Elaine is the sales person with approximately 42 years of experience in California real estate. Simone has 3 years of experience in California Real Estate. We have lived in Portola Hills for the last 25 years and are very familiar with the homes in the community and the surrounding communities of Foothill Ranch, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Magarita, Irvine and South Orange County in general. I say we are hands-on because we are there to explain and help you in every aspect of the purchase or sale of a home. We don't just put up the sign and then disappear so you can't contact us. Elaine is exceptionally good at getting back to you when you call or getting in touch with you when you need to know or do something. Our home number, (949) 858-5300, pages us and generally Elaine will be back to you within 15 minutes or less. With all her years of working with buyers and sellers, Elaine is very good at making sure that the paperwork is all completed as it should be. She has also been through many transactions and can anticipate problems that can crop up and can correct or minimize the problems so they don't cause the purchase or sale to be derailed. Don has a lot of experience in home construction and electrical items and can be invaluable in getting through the house inspection process. He also takes pride in taking beautiful professional pictures of your home to make the best presentation possible on the web where everyone wants to see them. Simone brings energy to the team. She is an excellent marketer and is great at follow through to get your transaction to closing. Between them, Don, Elaine & Simone have all the expertise you need to complete your South Orange county real estate transaction. Please don't hesitate to contact us for any information you might need to find a house or sell the one you have. We look forward to serving you.