The HunthausenSmith Group specializes in all types of residential real estate in coastal Southern California. Our powerful marketing program and unique approach to every transaction enables you to obtain the highest price available and to never go unsold again.
Buyer representation is also taken very seriously as Tony and his team work diligently to negotiate the price and terms most favorable to you.
Tony Hunthausen is a licensed Real Estate Broker who has lived in Orange County since 1979. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and a Master of Science Degree from the University of Southern California. Tony has three grown children and has been married to his beautiful wife, Jan, since 1981.
Tony joined Remax in 2006 and has been a Remax Hall of Fame member since 2011. Has recently been listed as among the top 100 agents in Huntington Beach and holds several important designations including e-Pro (related to understanding and expertise with current technology), CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert), CSP (Certified Short Sale Professional). He is also one of a select group that hold the Master Certified Negotiation Expert designation (MCNE)”, and is a member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing.
Tony is also a published author with his book, “Underwater And Overextended?”, written after the real estate melt down in 2008. If you or anyone you know is struggling with a mortgage, owe more than your home is worth and you want to know what your options are, please let Tony know and he will send you a copy. The book is also available on Amazon.
Tony would also like to highlight his middle child, Drew, the No Excuses Blind Guy. When you have a moment go to www.DrewsInspirations.com and get his free guide, The 5 Keys to Living a No Excuses Life Filled with Joy, Peace, and Prosperity. Check out Drew’s remarkable story of meeting life’s challenges head on with a positive attitude, born of gratitude, and no excuses!
Gene Smith is a licensed Realtor and also a Licensed Appraiser. He and Mikki have lived in Orange County for many years and have one young daughter. They greatly enjoy snow skiing, camping, and pretty much all out door activities.
Gene is a top producing agent who assists buyers, sellers and investors in realizing individual real estate goals with care, conscientiousness, consideration, and integrity. He has negotiated numerous transactions with both buyers and sellers who rave about his expertise in contracts and negotiations, and ability to work with other agents across the transaction.
Gene has achieved additional important designations including, Certified Real Estate Investment Planning Specialist (CREIPS), and National Commercial Real Estate Advisor (NCREA).
Gene has also been a certified appraiser since 2002, and has completed over 4000 appraisals throughout southern California. While he now does 95+ percent of his business in real estate related sales, this experience is invaluable to our clients. It gives Gene a definite leg up on other agents for superior pricing ability and strategy, as well as structuring a clear marketing plan for maximum exposure for his sellers.
For buyers, he is better able to assist you in structuring an offer that will stand out for acceptance, with often zero to minimal counter offers. During season 8 of the popular HGTV show House Hunters Renovation, Gene was chosen to be featured along with two of his buyers. Genes commitment to excellence in exceeding your expectations is clear and unsurpassed.
Tony Hunthausen, Broker Associate, CDPE, ePro, CSP, MCNE Gene Smith, Realtor, CREIPS, NCREA RE/MAX Terrasol 20042 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Ph: (714) 643-8010 Fax:(714) 849-5677 Email: Tony@HunthausenGroup.com Gene.SmithCoast@gmail.com