The Alaris Team
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.
With a background in corporate marketing and an entrepreneurial spirit, selling real estate comes naturally to Meredith. She has her Colorado Real Estate License and is an active Realtor® member in the Mountain Metro Association of Realtors®. She works diligently in the Denver and Mountain Metro areas, having found her passion for helping clients buy and sell homes. She spends much of her time marketing for Alaris Properties, LLC and area listings through digital and print media including social media avenues.
Meredith and her husband, Tim, started renovating properties in 2011, and continue to work together on investment properties in the Denver Metro area building a portfolio of rentals and complete top-to-bottom renovations. Through this process, she has developed a keen eye for real estate details, including market timing, as well as value. She has a can-do attitude and knows how to navigate real estate transactions. With Meredith helping, she can rest assured you have a professional on your team.
Prior to her career in real estate, Meredith ran a graphics and marketing company in Arvada, was a Marketing Program Specialist for Aramark, and has served on the staff of newspapers and magazines. Meredith knows marketing. Also, be sure to ask her about her experience of living aboard a sailboat for a year. After selling most of their belongings, Meredith and her husband moved aboard their Cal 35 Sloop based near La Paz, Mexico. They learned how to sail and gained incredible courage. As her managing broker said, “Meredith is brilliant, quick-witted, and a powerful advocate for her clients. She knows what she is doing, where she is going.” That’s a winning combination.
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.