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Buy with Us

As a buyer, we know you have options─and today, many buyers choose to forego working with a buyer’s agent all together. That’s why we’ve designed our buyer services to out-perform on every level of the home-buying process.

Unleash your purchasing power.
Scenario 1:
Go-It-Alone (Without A Buyer’s Agent)
Scenario 2:
Hire A Local
Buyer’s Agent
Scenario 3:
Chernov Team Buyer’s Agent
Property Search Property Search
Research, calculate, & identify the right potential properties without any professional guidance or support.
An agent potentially more interested in closing a sale than helping you buy the RIGHT property on your terms.
A curated shopping experience with recommendations specifically tailored to meet or excess your expectations.
Time Commitment Time Commitment
Spend hundreds of hours online─searching for potential properties.
Receive tons of listings that marginally meet your needs─reiterate what you’re looking for repeatedly.
Minimize the house-hunting & only invest your attention in properties that actually meet your prerequisites.
Industry Experience Industry Experience
Rely only on your own knowledge of the market & invest significant time in gathering information from all over.
Work with an agent who has dependable knowledge but unremarkable experience in the local market.
Utilize the most talented realtors in the valley─with countless awards, thousands of transactions, & decades of experience.
Local Relationships Local Relationships
Navigate the competitive LA market, with numerous buyers competing for the same property─figure out how to make your offer stand out on your own.
Work with an agent who has relationships in the market but lacks the extensive network & relationships necessary to get your offer to the top of the stack.
Always get your offer in on-time, in front of sellers & up for negotiation─as top-performers, our reach & network is vast & unparalleled in the local market.
Negotiation Power Negotiation Power
Work directly with the Selling Agent & trust that you’re not being taken advantage of throughout negotiations & closing.
Depend on an agent who lacks a first-rate track-record of success, risk losing out on the property you want & settling for a less-than-best purchasing agreement.
Harness Chernov Team’s influence to get your offer accepted & reach an optimal purchase agreement─we’ll fight to protect your interests.
Concierge Service Concierge Service
Find your own lender, use the seller’s escrow company & be under-represented with little transparency into the transaction processing of your property.
Work with an agent who has a limited network. Fight for attention & plan on constant follow-ups, lag-time responses, & built-in agency transaction services.
Unlimited access to leading professionals─from financing to close, we'll connect you with our trusted partners. Get real-time updates from an always-responsive team.
Strategic Closing Strategic Closing
Commit to being self-educated in the most strategic part of the home-buying process.
Work with an agent who understands contingencies & knows when they should be removed.
Benefit from a strategic plan for the removal of contingencies─secure your leverage, mitigate risk, & ease your mind through the entirety of the closing process.
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Sherman Oaks + Studio City

We Are The
Local Market Experts

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Clients Love Us

I recently had a listing sold by Helen Hilo from Dennis Chernov team. It was a great transaction in every way. Communication is always important to every successful escrow and Dennis and his team w/ Helen were always quick to respond and fully transparent throughout. It was a pleasure to work with them. They were completely pro...

Karen F.

We just moved in to our beautiful new home and it truly could not have happened without the help of Steven and the entire Chernov team. Steven not only found our home but did everything in his power to make it happen. Steven and the Chernov team made sure the transaction went smoothly and helped us each step of the way. We are i...

Zachary B.

Dennis, Helen and the whole Chernov team were incredible to work with and provided excellent customer support. They were communicative and hands on throughout the entire experience. I'd recommend their services to anyone who is considering it....

Stephanie Y.

To say that Dennis, Kevin & Helen are a DREAM TEAM doesn't begin to cover it. They went above and beyond all my expectations to get my house sold for the BEST price possible and even faster than I imagined. Their personal attention and caring to each detail of our transaction was superb and unlike any other agent I have worked w...

Daniel Elihu

We recently worked with The Chernov Team to buy and sell our home and they navigated each of these transactions with incredible ease, distinct professionalism and an attention to detail like I have never seen before. As a marketing exec, I was incredibly impressed with their extensive and insightful approach to marketing our hom...

Dana Nussbaum

The Chernov Team is best of class and we highly recommend! From buying to selling, we had great experiences working with Kevin, Dennis, Helen and Kara. The guidance provided during the process showed their tremendous experience. We greatly appreciate all of their help and would definitely work with the entire team again! Than...

Brian N.

It’s been wonderful working with Helen. She shows us exactly what we are looking for and is very patient. Wonderful broker highly recommend her. Looked at some homes and lots....

Victoria Hijazin

After working with the Chernov Team to sell my home, it is obvious why they are top year after year. The entire process was seamless! They're a perennial real estate all-star team that forms like voltron to get a deal done! I have been a friend of Burt's for decades and it was a true pleasure to work together and with his team t...

Kane F.

Best. Team. Ever! I could literally leave it at that but I won't. Dennis, Kevin and his entire team are such superstars. They guided us so brilliantly on the sale of our home and concurrent purchase of our new home. Their expertise from listing pricing, photos, social and marketing was the best of the best I've ever seen. I've ...

Shannon & Gabe Cohen

To say that Dennis, Kevin & Helen are a DREAM TEAM doesn't begin to cover it. They went above and beyond all my expectations to get my house sold for the BEST price possible and even faster than I imagined. Their personal attention and caring to each detail of our transaction was superb and unlike any other agent I have worked w...

Daniel E.

Dennis and team were incredible! Let’s deal in facts - sold within days of listing @ price premium to listed $. Now let’s deal in emotion - high integrity, fantastic communication at critical moments, flawless paperwork and incredible people! Why sell/buy with anybody else?? Happy seller!...

Todd Putman

We recently bought our house with Dennis as our realtor. He was very knowledgeable, diligent, responsive and addressed all our concerns. His team, especially Helen, stayed on top of things and made sure we were updated with each step of the way. I highly recommend Dennis and his team whether you want to list or buy a house....

Milena D.

Working with Dennis and the entire Chernov team was an absolute pleasure. They were very attentive to our needs and fought to get us the best price on the sale of our home. As first time sellers, it was important that we fully understood the entire process every step of the way and Dennis made sure that was the case. I highly re...

Michael Caplan

My experience with the Chernov Team was simply exceptional. Dennis Chernov and his team is extremely professional and knowledgeable in all aspects of real estate. Dennis was dedicated to taking care of us during the complete process. We found him to be caring and it was obvious to us that he loves what he does, and it isn't just...

Robin Gaur

Dennis and his team are masters of their craft and are true professionals. They are top producers but make you feel like you are their only client. Their marketing efforts are unparalleled and will garner you top dollar. They remain involved in the entire process, bring their expertise to bear on any issues, and know how to c...

Bob M.

Dennis Chernov + team are simply the best in the game! They worked around the clock for over a year to help us find our perfect home. Dennis made the process fun and enjoyable but never lost sight of our goal and always had our back. They worked above and beyond to make sure we ended up with exactly what our family needed. We tr...

Haylee Winard

Dennis Chernov and Team are simply excellent at Real Estate. They have a long track record of excellent service. I have has their team buy and sell many homes for me over the years. Trust worthy, smooth process and long reach with hundreds of millions in sales. They have one of the best reputations in the business. Helen the won...

Rob D.

Working with Dennis & team selling my Studio City home was a pure joy. And even almost as important - I sold it for WAY more than anticipated. Their style is relaxed and non-pressuring...but you know they are on top of every single detail, which made the entire sale process so much less stressful. I always felt extremely wel...

themichaelrola

I listed my beautiful house with another broker for 5 months and got no results! Disappointed with the outcome, I began interviewing several known local brokers. Before deciding to hire Dennis, we talked on the phone on several occasions and met at my house twice. He was always available and courteous, but never overzealous and...

Sassan O.

Thank you, Dennis and team, you and your entire team made the home buying process so easy. They worked around the clock to get our home purchase closed on time, went above and beyond to recommend interior designers, made sure every inch of the house was in perfect and brand new condition prior to close, and coordinated with escr...

Maryam Farooqi & Cyrus Nikou
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Meet the Team

About Us
Map Transparent Steven Ejiofor Burt Bakman Helen Hillo Megan Gaspar Kara Robarts Dennis Chernov Yana Chernov Kevin Silver Greg Shenon Nicole Racky Sarrah Gallegos Gibson Map
Steven Ejiofor
Realtor
Burt Bakman
Realtor
Helen Hillo
Executive Sales Director
Megan Gaspar
Social Media Manager
Kara Robarts
Resale Homes Director
Dennis Chernov
Founder + Executive Realtor
Yana Chernov
Head of Operations + Marketing
Kevin Silver
Realtor
Greg Shenon
Realtor
Nicole Racky
Executive Assistant
Sarrah Gallegos
New Developments
Marketing Coordinator
Gibson
Head of Positivity + Grunting
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