Orange County Distressed Sales, Relocation, Luxury Property and Architectural Specialists
Get to know James Hoppe
"Five Star Real Estate Broker/Agent of the Year" award recipient for 9 years as published in the LA Times and Orange Coast Magazine (December 2010-15, 2017-19 Issues) as a Top Real Estate Broker in Orange County, honored for his "exceptional service and overall customer satisfaction" and currently ranked in the Top 1% of Realtors throughout Orange County.
James, a Southern California native, is also a licensed California Architect (C-29405) and the Broker-Owner of Hoppe Realty. He graduated from Woodbury University and holds a Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) professional 5-year degree. James also has an Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business.
Beginning his professional real estate career with Coldwell Banker Beachside Realtors (CBBR) in 2003, CBBR presented James the "Outstanding and Top First Year Salesperson Award" in real estate sales and production in 2004. In 2005, James was honored the "Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society Award" for top sales production. This award is given to the Top 7% of CB agents worldwide. Throughout their years with CB, James and his wife Margret were the recipients of numerous top production awards for closed sales transactions and listings taken.
Margret, originally from Egypt, speaks fluent Arabic. Like her husband James, Margret is also a Broker-Owner of Hoppe Realty. Margret brings her relentless negotiation skills to the table and ultimately, gets her real estate clients what they want.
Both James and Margret were trained and certified as CB Previews Luxury Property Specialists. James was also trained and certified with the CB Referral and Relocation Division as a Corporate Relocation Specialist. Additionally, James was the only architect and 1 of just 90 members certified as an Architectural Specialist with the CB Architectural Division throughout the entire Southern California Region. This elite group of professionals focused exclusively on the distinctive advertising and marketing strategies needed to sell luxury architectural properties in architect-designed estates.
Additionally, James is also certified by the National Association of Realtors as a Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource (SFR) agent and as an Internet Marketing Professional (e-PRO).
In 2010, James and Margret established Hoppe Realty. Since then, they have been ranked as the #1 real estate owned, husband-and-wife company in Orange County.
Currently, the Hoppe's maintain their high level of real estate sales expertise and knowledge focusing on the following communities as the local area experts: Aliso Viejo, Corona del Mar, Costa Mesa, Coto de Caza, Dana Point, Dove Canyon, Foothill Ranch, Fountain Valley, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Lake Forest, Las Flores, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Newport Coast, Rancho Santa Margarita, Trabuco Canyon, Tustin, and Tustin Ranch.
James E. Hoppe, MBA / Broker-Owner
Architect / SFR / e-PRO / REALTOR
CalDRE# 01390168 / CAB# C29405
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