The Alaris Team Realtors®
ALARIS Properties, LLC formerly Realty Professionals of America, Inc. was formed over thirty years ago as a full-service real estate firm. Previously the owner the Colorado Century 21 franchise, we are now an independent firm. At ALARIS we serve the needs of buyers, sellers and investors by providing the most comprehensive programs available TODAY. Whether you need to sell your home, buy a home, become an investor or merely need questions answered, we are here to provide you with the help you need whether you are a first time home buyer or have a million dollar transaction planned.
ALARIS Properties, LLC, is keeping you in the loop with our 7-point customer Service Code:
- We deeply care about our clients, we listen carefully so we can determine how we will best be able to serve you.
- Once we have agreed on a plan of action, we work diligently to help you achieve your goals and objectives;
- In real estate there are a lot of balls to drop, we specialize in not dropping them.
- By providing comprehensive market knowledge, we provide a worry free, enjoyable sales / purchase experience.
- We help you ask the right questions to avoid future problems.
- We work in conjunction with many professionals so that we can guide you to get the best help available for financing, repairs, upgrades, etc.
- Each of our agents has specialized knowledge and we work as a team so that you can take advantage of our collective wisdom.
Jon founded ALARIS Properties, LLC to meet the needs of buyers, sellers and investors by providing the most comprehensive programs available today. Formerly a member of the executive team of LHD Enterprises where Jon oversaw several departmental functions, including management of the Colorado region and head of the entrepreneurial group, while handling all legal affairs for the company’s Colorado, New England and Upstate New York offices. In addition, Jon served as President of Venture Partners LLC, a business incubator and accelerator. In his role as President, Jon consulted with start-up businesses concerning formation and financial issues.
Graduating Summa Cum Laude (Valedictorian) from Phillips University with a quadruple major in English, History, Political Science and Psychology with a minor in German, he later earned his juris doctorate from the prestigious Northwestern School of Law. While attending college, he involved himself in politics and worked as a speech writer and campaign manager for a candidate of the House of Representatives. Additionally, Jon had the opportunity to write speeches for other high profile political figures.
Jon became a partner in a law firm emphasizing business law, business litigation, domestic relations and employment law. Jon also served as general counsel to several businesses, including a large computer outsourcing and software firm. Jon has assisted several clients in contract negotiations for RFPs. He developed an expertise in converting corporations to LLCs. Jon has represented real estate firms (commercial and residential), two mortgage brokerages, retail stores, trucking companies, a fragrance company and a large furniture store.
Jon has a keen ability to analyze complex situations and come up with creative solutions. Building on his talent, Jon became a licensed real estate broker and assists clients using his core values of integrity, honesty, forthrightness, trustworthiness, loyalty and valor. Jon has become a professional problem solver, and believes that service through humility produces mutual reward.
Loren Fuentes Loren@AlarisProperties.com
Loren believes in the strength of collaboration – using each others strengths to maximize the benefit for clients. By using the collaborative knowledge of her entire team, she ensures that her clients receive the best possible service along with the best results, which includes going the extra mile. Moreover, she not only knows the market and value, but she also knows the neighborhoods and the hidden gems of our area where great deals can be found. As a mother, she is also keenly aware of the importance of school districts and will help you ask the right questions concerning education.
Loren is both a Broker Associate and a Short Sale Negotiator. As you may imagine, incredible persistence and tenacity are mandatory as a short sale negotiator, and she brings these skills to bear no matter how she is helping clients. With Loren as your Realtor®, you can rest assured you have one of the best in the business on your side.
Loren grew up in the Midwest and she carries with her that solid values system. She has been a Colorado resident for almost half of her life and for her, this is home. She was graduated from the University of California Santa Barbara with a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science and Geography. This degree helps her to achieve a wonderful balance between Nature and Community.
Loren and her husband owned a business in Pine for six years. Through hard work and ingenuity, she and her husband transformed an antiquated business into a bustling, successful Bed & Breakfast – complete with all the latest industry technology. Part of the business model was to create and grow an onsite wedding business. As one of her responsibilities, Loren served as Wedding Coordinator, in which she worked with brides-to-be and their parents to create one of the most spectacular days of their lives. Through this process, she developed an acute ability to anticipate client’s needs by using strong listening skills, thus creating solid relationships while producing high results. In running the business and working with clients to create one of the biggest events of their lives, Loren developed many skills so essential to business and life today.
Stephanie (Stu) Avery
Stephanie (Stu) Avery brings to Alaris Properties a very unique combination of skill sets and talents, unlike anyone else on the team. She has a decade of experience in multi-family property administration in the Denver Metro Area. She currently oversees a portfolio of 14 buildings comprising 393 apartments/condos, overseeing a staff of eight leasing specialists and maintenance technicians.
Stu has a strong project management background, including budgeting, contract management, and design. She has joined the Alaris team to develop her real estate acquisition skills, especially in the multi-family sector.
Stu is a member of the Denver Metro Association of Realtors® and is also very active in the Apartment Association of Metro Denver. She is a leader on the Joint Legislative Action Committee. Year after year, she has been called upon to testify before the Colorado State Legislature. Further, she is a Certified Apartment Manager and a Candidate as a Certified Property Manager.
Personally, Stu is a fifth generation Floridian from Jacksonville, who visited Colorado after finishing her Bachelor of Arts degree at Southern Methodist University. Stu never looked back. She lives in central Denver with her husband and two young children. In her spare time, whatever that is, she enjoys exercise, home improvements and gardening. The grass never grows under this incredible woman’s feet. The Alaris team is very grateful to learn from Stu.
Armond has lived in Colorado since 1965 and began his real estate only three years later. Since then, he has bought, sold, and held millions of dollars of real estate. He is the true test of How to Become a Millionaire in Real Estate.
During his career, he successfully owned, operated and sold numerous start-up businesses. His passion and success continues to be real estate. He has taught his success to many brokers and clients, and they are successful today and thankful for the knowledge they have received from Armond.
He has one daughter, Christina, who has followed in footsteps in real estate. There are many others for whom he represents the “pen-ultimate” mentor and advisor.
Armond is a member of DBR, NAR, MHE, CRE, EMS, and the National Council of Exchangors.
Amy Freeman joined Alaris to focus on development projects with investors as well as helping buyers and sellers with their real estate needs. Amy has been working with Root Architecture, LLC (Root) for several years and is now leveraging her development knowledge on the real estate transaction vertical. She helps developers find land and/or existing homes that can be repurposed. She then works with Root to assist with putting together the entire project. Once the new homes are built, she helps the developers market and sell the homes. Her knowledge of these transactions is comprehensive. She has seen many of these projects from the initial stages of investigation, through the city planning processes, all the way to completion and sale.
Amy an entrepreneur in the true sense of that word, which means that she is tenacious, a self-starter, and sees the big picture. She provides a fresh vision and foresight to new initiatives including outreach, brand design, and interior design. Her background in graphic arts gives her the ability to create powerful and effective marketing for her clients. Amy’s the real deal and a true artist in everything she does from real estate, graphics, to painting, custom jewelry, and yoga.
On the personal side, Amy is a passionate artist, wife and mother of two boys. Through her career, she has been an accomplished published illustrator, painter, graphic designer, and jewelry artisan. Having studied at the Art Institute of Dallas, she knows how to wield an acetylene tank as well as help clients create pleasing interiors. She worked for a series of publishing companies as a digital illustrator at the beginning of her career and, for the past eight years provided graphic services as a freelancer.
Venus has real estate in her blood. Growing up, Venus’ mom was a Realtor®. She has been around this industry for most of her life and has a passion for it. Venus joined Alaris Properties to help others in the pursuit of their perfect home, or to assist clients in selling their current home.
Most people who purchase their own home do so as both as an investment and to create the life they want for themselves and their family. After teaching yoga for ten years, Venus has learned how to listen carefully and even ask questions that can help others refine and expand their vision for the life they want. As an owner of her own business for the past 5 years, she understands the financial impacts of making all kinds of investment decisions. She helps her clients ask the right questions to assure they have all the information they need to make solid decisions.
Before being a mother of a lovely young daughter, Venus worked in video production and media coordination for 9 years. She brings this knowledge to real estate, and understands how to use this to help her clients put their best foot forward when marketing their homes.
As someone who has lived in Colorado for 22 years and in Littleton for 15 years, Venus knows the Denver area very well. She has made Littleton her home and specializes in working with clients who want to live there.
Venus brings true professionalism to real estate specializing in both the Denver metropolitan area and the foothills. She listens to her clients so that she can understand their needs, and provides a successful, positive experience. Venus’ background in teaching yoga and video production provides her with a unique perspective when working with buyers and sellers. As an accomplished yoga teacher and active member in Denver’s yoga community, she brings unparalleled creativity and enthusiasm to business and real estate.
Venus is a passionate agent who is committed to excellence and is dedicated to her clients. She will do everything possible to make the purchase or sale of your home as worry free as possible. She builds strong relationships with her clients that last. Her clients will tell you that her dedication, attention to detail, negotiating skills, and market knowledge are second to none.