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    Our licensed appraisers are available to help you with appraisals for the following single family and 1 to 4 unit multi-family properties. We offer appraisal in connection with:

    Estate Planning
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    Expedited/Rush service is available. Neal Johnson, our AR licensed appraiser, is available to serve as an expert witness. For a resume of experience, please contact us. For an estimate, please call Neal at (714) 863-4043 or click here to send us your information.

Welcome to freedom first properties

Freedom First Properties is an independent, full service real estate company leveraging expertise in deal structure, property valuation, and personal service to attain exceptional results for our clients. We hire intelligent, dynamic people and foster a friendly, cooperative working environment. What drives our success is passion…and the desire to consistently exceed customer expectations. We treat our business associates, vendors and clients like family and strive for lifelong partnerships.

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"Saying "thanks" and thinking, too, how very nice it was of you! I really appreciate your wonderful advice! Thank you very much.  ..."

Truegard Thompson

"Dear Melinda & Deby, Thank you so much for your professionalism and attention to detail in renting our property. Each time we've worked with you it has been a please and made a potentially stressful experience quite easy. Thank you for the personal attention you have given us...."

Mike & Carol McMillan

"My family and I worked with Jojo on the sale of our home in 2016 and purchase of a new home late last year. Throughout the process Jojo went above and beyond what would be expected of any realtor. On the sale side, she helped with taking care of small fixes (she actually fixed stuff herself), staging our home, generating a ton of interest and most of all she has a great attitude – she was always available to us for whatever we needed. We had offers within days of our first open house. Not only is Jojo highly knowledgeable of the housing market, she also knows construction. On the..."

Keith and Mari Nichols, Carlsbad

"Melinda is a rainmaker in a drought. We got ourselves into a bad position, bought anew house before selling our existing residence in Anaheim Hills. A really dumb thing to do. Melinda saved us, she ran realtor viewing parties, advertised, and finally procured a decent offer from qualified buyers. She structured the sale so that everybody was happy, a very creative result. It helped that Melinda also represented the buyer, sold their house in 5 days to make the deal work, then took over and handled the administrative aspects with the least amount of inconvenience. We love Melinda, she has substantiated our reason for contracting with her. She has a..."

Alqutkin - Anaheim Hills

"Sold a Single Family home in 2014 in Anaheim Hills. Melinda was the listing agent for the home we purchased in Anaheim Hills. She is simply a delight to work with, is ethical, personable and professional. We'll be happy to refer her to our friends and family for future real estate opportunities!..."

Vickie E - Anaheim Hills

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