Life in the Heart of the Mission
WE CAN HELP YOU MAKE THE MOVE
Seniors Real Estate Specialist®
Mission Villas’ Sales & Marketing Directors Kara Torgasows & Clare Pollonais, and Managing Partner, Chris Grout are licensed REALTORs® with our real estate brokerage Venture Realty Corp. Both are practising residential real estate agents and active staff members at Mission Villas.
Kara Torgasows |REALTOR®
Clare Pollonais |REALTOR®
Chris Grout |REALTOR®, BSc, MBA, Managing Broker
A Seniors Real Estate Specialist® (SRES®) is a licensed REALTOR® who is uniquely trained and qualified to assist seniors in housing sales and purchases. The SRES® designation is awarded by the National Association of Realtors to only those professionals who have successfully completed the educational requirements on the topics that are most important to seniors and their families.
Venture Realty Corp. is proud to hold an SRES® designation. We also draw upon the expertise of a network of senior specialists, such as estate planners, accountants, movers, care aids and lawyers -and are familiar with local community resources and services. Our mission is to help seniors and their families navigate the maze of financial, legal and emotional issues that accompany the sale or purchase of a home.
Our goal is to make your move to Mission Villas smooth, exciting, and stress-free! Working with us means you have the ease of one team of professionals who know exactly what is happening at both ends of the transaction. We are SRES® Senior’s Real Estate Specialist designated and we have a we have a Real Estate Lawyer on our team to help you with the conveyance. Based on our qualifications and insight we have the ability to make this process simple for you. Lean into us, we’re good at what we do!
What makes us different?
– We have knowledge and experience dealing with senior specific issues such as later-in-life financial planning, care and service provision, will and estate planning… to name a few.
– You are the decision-maker and we are here to support and guide you through the process. We work first and foremost with the best interests of our client in mind.
– We understand the emotional demands a sale and move can make and try to minimize them.
– We are knowledgeable about all local senior housing options.
– We can help you with space planning and deciding what furniture to bring to your new home.
– We offer a complimentary detailed value assessment and marketing plan of the house to be sold.
– We have a wide network of other senior-focused professionals who can assist in tax counseling, financial and estate planning, moving and other aspects of the sale and move.
– We can list your property and handle all aspects of the sale.
– When moving to Mission Villas, we know what is happening on both sides of your transaction from the sale and move-out on your house to move-in to your Villa. This keeps everything simple for you and allows us to be of more assistance.