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Real Estate Broker | Loan Officer

DRE LIC# 00954850 | NMLS LIC# 310346

Darren’s career in Real Estate started at REMAX and Century 21, and in 1995 he opened Uptown Brokers Inc an independent brokerage based in Cerritos California. Darren has built a reputation in the Greater Los Angeles area servicing a diverse and complex community of residents.

Darren has practiced real estate throughout Southern California helping thousands of clients sell and buy residential and commercial properties. His personalize VIP services provides his clients the individual time and attention they require to address the unique details of each transaction.

Darren’s strengths are patience, communication, listening, attention to detail, customer service, and market research, which translates into an exceptional customer experience.

Darren maintains high standards of service by staying on top of market changes, and through continuous training and implementation of technology.

Darren is passionate about the community; He often gives his time and resources to support local charities that combat the homeless population in Los Angeles and Orange County.

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 BA, Real Estate Agent

DRE LIC# 01852599

A graduate of California State University, Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Nicole started her career with the State of California Housing Authority in the City of Los Angeles.

Since 2011, Nicole Buckner has specialized in residential real estate in the Greater Los Angeles area. Her knowledge, competence, and dedication has resulted in numerous satisfied clients, and has made her a top real estate professional in Los Angeles County.

Nicole is a compassionate and caring person who takes the time to understand her client’s needs. She systematically walks her clients step-by-step through the real estate process and proactively addresses their concerns.

Nicole’s strength is research, marketing and negotiation which provides her seller clients the tools they need to achieve highest and best price for their property. Likewise, she provides her buyer clients the tools they need to buy their preferred property, while taking advantage of lender incentives that support their goals.

Nicole enjoys traveling, music and social events with her large local network of friends and family.


 MBA, Real Estate Agent

DRE LIC#02191675

Milana started her Real State career in 2020 after spending many years in corporate America working in project management. She joined our team as an operations project lead to help improve customer engagement and manage the implementation of a new operating system to improved, lead-generation and customer follow-up.

Milana’s strengths are time-management, communication, attention to detail, process improvement, listening and follow-up, which has provided clients, customers and the community on-going education about the home buying and lending processes; improved customer transaction, and escrow closing lead-times.

Milana’s ability to patiently assist first-time homebuyers through the process step-by-step, has removed fear, and given clients the knowledge, skills and confidence they need during their transaction.

Milana is passionate about community diversity, history, and education. Her compassion drives her to serve on numerous community associations and historical societies. She’s led various children’s educational programs and works with senior community organizations.

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