Lori Gentile-DeSantis is a long-time Whittier resident, now living in La Habra for over 20 years, with deep connections to the community. Her focus on people and relationships make her an excellent negotiator. To her clients, Lori is a trusted advisor who can be counted on to deliver the facts, handle the details, and help them make the best possible decisions. Direct and yet compassionate, Lori is truly concerned about her clients and goes the extra mile to care for their needs. As a result, Lori earns frequent referrals, and enjoys the ongoing friendship of many of her buyers and sellers.
Lori began her real estate career by photographing homes for real estate marketing. This gave her priceless insights to the best industry practices for home staging and photo composition. Lori is a full-time realtor, and has been serving her clients for 10 years obtaining her real estate license in 2007. Lori has differentiated herself from competitors by thinking outside the box, and is constantly looking for innovative ways to serve her buyers and sellers.
Lori is honored to have been recently named a prestigious Five Star Professional Real Estate award for 2014, 2015, 2016 from Los Angeles Magazine for being in the Top 1% out of 103,600 real estate agents in Los Angeles. Five Star Professional Real Estate Agents are chosen by their clients by evaluating the agent based upon ten areas of criteria: customer service, integrity, market knowledge, communication, negotiation, closing preparation, post-sale service, finds the right home, marketing of home, and overall satisfaction.
Lori keeps up with her growing circle of friends and clients through many social media outlets, and makes the most of the newest technology. However, she does not hide behind a computer; Lori would rather meet people face to face, or speak to them directly whenever possible. In her free time, Lori enjoys spending time with her two adult children, she is an avid music lover with eclectic tastes and enjoys going to live concerts as much as possible. She also helps as much as she can with local dog rescues in the area.
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Latest properties listed by Lori DeSantis
11129 Portada Dr, Whittier CA 90604
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Welcome home to this expanded 1,728 sq.ft 3 bedroom / 2 bathroom Whittier Home. Home offers huge family room with sliding doors leading to backyard patio area. Remodeled kitchen offers updated cabinet...11129 Portada Dr, Whittier CA 90604 $589,000Offered at 3Beds 2Baths 1,728Sq Ft11129 Portada Dr, Whittier CA 90604
Welcome home to this expanded 1,728 sq.ft 3 bedroom / 2 bathroom Whittier Home. Home offers huge family room with sliding doors leading to backyard patio area. Remodeled kitchen offers updated cabinets, granite counter tops, tile backsplash, recessed lighting, under cabinet lighting & stainless steel appliances. Kitchen opens up to light and bright dining area and to spacious family room with breakfast bar seating. Large master bedroom is connected to newly remodeled bathroom (Nov 2017) offers new vanity w/granite counter top, beautifully tiled shower w/ rain style shower head, new tile flooring, new fixtures and clear glass shower doors. Master bedroom has window seat & double closet storage. Other amenities include: newly resurfaced original hardwood flooring in front bedrooms & hallway, remodeled guest bath, newer windows, plywood covered attic for extra storage, cement slab behind garage for more storage, newer vinyl fencing in spacious backyard, double detached garage, central AC & heating, scraped ceilings, ceiling fans, bay kitchen window & newer blinds & shades throughout & inside separate laundry room. Long driveway with detached garage can fit 5 cars or RV. Permits on file for the expansion of home.11129 Portada Dr, Whittier CA 90604 Whittier CA 90604
15414 Lodosa Drive Whittier CA 90605
Life among the treetops awaits you on Lodosa Drive, located in the highly desirable Friendly Hills area of Whittier. Enjoy stunning panoramic views from Newport to Palos Verdes Peninsula, and also Cat...15414 Lodosa Drive Whittier CA 90605 $1,020,000Offered at 5Beds 3Baths 2,711Sq Ft15414 Lodosa Drive Whittier CA 90605
Life among the treetops awaits you on Lodosa Drive, located in the highly desirable Friendly Hills area of Whittier. Enjoy stunning panoramic views from Newport to Palos Verdes Peninsula, and also Catalina Island on a clear day, in a lovely, tranquil setting with a saltwater pool and spa. Situated on a 20,758 sq ft lot, this home offers a two-story floor plan, with 2,711sq ft, 5 bedrooms, and 3 baths. Custom genuine mahogany Jeld Wen double front doors lead you through the foyer, with it’s vaulted ceiling, into the welcoming living and formal dining room, with Italian wide plank solid oak flooring and tall 6 inch baseboards throughout the main level. The remodeled kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, and opens to a spacious family room with brick fireplace and custom built-in bookcases and storage. Both rooms have views of the pool and new Alumawood patio cover. A downstairs bedroom, with a double door entry, a remodeled bath, and 3 car garage access round out the main level of this beautiful home. Upstairs, the spacious master includes an en-suite remodeled bath and soaker tub, a walk-in closet, and sitting area. Other amenities include – freshly painted interior and exterior, Milgard windows, newer furnace and water heater, central AC, state-of-the-art fire retardant roof less than 2 years old, surround sound and patio stereo speakers, alarm system with cameras, and very large side courtyard area. You will have a front row seat every July 4th for the Friendly Hills Country Club annual fireworks display, in your own backyard.15414 Lodosa Drive Whittier CA 90605 Whittier CA 90605
1400 San Carlos Rd, Arcardia, CA 91006
Located in quite neighborhood of the prestigious Santa Anita Oaks of Arcadia sitting on huge flat lot of over 19,000 square feet this single story Ranch home has convenient access to the 210 freewa...1400 San Carlos Rd, Arcardia, CA 91006 $1,599,888Offered at 4Beds 3Baths 2842Sq Ft1400 San Carlos Rd, Arcardia, CA 91006
Located in quite neighborhood of the prestigious Santa Anita Oaks of Arcadia sitting on huge flat lot of over 19,000 square feet this single story Ranch home has convenient access to the 210 freeway, with views of the mountains. Is close to Santa Anita Park Racetrack, Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, Santa Anita Mall. Located in the award-winning Arcadia Unified School District. This home offers excellent opportunity to build your dream estate in this established serene neighborhood.1400 San Carlos Rd, Arcardia, CA 91006 CA 91006
743 Allen Dr, Corona, CA 92879
Beautiful Corona light & bright home with sparkling swimming pool with waterfall! This home offers 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, is 1,938 square feet. Attached two car garage with direct access, step d...743 Allen Dr, Corona, CA 92879 $455,000Offered at 3Beds 3Baths 1937Sq Ft743 Allen Dr, Corona, CA 92879
Beautiful Corona light & bright home with sparkling swimming pool with waterfall! This home offers 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, is 1,938 square feet. Attached two car garage with direct access, step down living room with all new wood flooring installed throughout downstairs. Upstairs offers 2 large bedrooms with large loft area, one bedroom downstairs. Fireplace in living/dining area, kitchen looks out to pool/patio area. Other amenities include: high vaulted ceiling, central air conditioning & heat, inside laundry room with storage.743 Allen Dr, Corona, CA 92879 92879
7735 Lynalan Ave, Whittier, CA 90606
Move in condition Whittier home, perfect for first time buyer. 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, over 1,300 sq.ft. with permitted expansion. Home offers remodeled kitchen and bath, wood laminate flooring, centr...7735 Lynalan Ave, Whittier, CA 90606 $499,000Offered at 3Beds 2Baths 1068Sq Ft7735 Lynalan Ave, Whittier, CA 90606
Move in condition Whittier home, perfect for first time buyer. 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, over 1,300 sq.ft. with permitted expansion. Home offers remodeled kitchen and bath, wood laminate flooring, central air conditioning & heating, large fenced backyard with side storage area, double detached garage, area for extra parking on driveway. Other amenities include: newer windows, custom closets, crown molding, recessed lighting, smooth ceiling, expanded bathroom with jetted tub, dual sink vanity and back yard dog kennel.7735 Lynalan Ave, Whittier, CA 90606 Whittier CA