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What We Do

Actualizing Dynamic Results

Real Estate
Boutique Services


Our Mission

Chernov Team is the premier real estate services group of agents, marketing specialists, and house whisperers in the San Fernando Valley. We excel in actualizing dynamic results for our clients through over a decade of best-in-class localized performance. Working hand-in-hand with our clients, we strategically position your property for the explosive outcomes your deserve—selling well above asking, generating buyer offers pre-market listing, producing multiple offers, and moving property in only a matter of days. We know the San Fernando Valley inside-out and we have carefully curated and nurtured the local relationships necessary to produce outcomes well beyond the reach of our competition.

About Us

How We Are Different

Our performance in the San Fernando Valley real estate market is unparalleled

We are a team of agents, marketers, coordinators, and specialists—not a single agent with limited time and resources.

We offer a full suite of services that span across all of your real estate needs─from social media marketing to under-construction sell negotiations.

We live in the valley, work in the valley, and love the valley─we’re committed to seeing our communities continue to thrive.

2019 Sales Volume
2019 Sales Volume
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2019 Sales Volume

Sherman Oaks + Studio City

We Are The
Local Market Experts

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    Industry Recognition

    Top rank in every region


    Meet the Team

    About Us
    Map Transparent Steven Ejiofor Burt Bakman Helen Hillo Lexii Lamas-Carnes Nicole Tekiela Kara Robarts Dennis Chernov Yana Chernov Megan Gaspar Jo Palma Kevin Silver Greg Shenon Nicole Racky Sarrah Gallegos Gibson Map
    Steven Ejiofor
    Burt Bakman
    Helen Hillo
    Executive Sales Director
    Lexii Lamas-Carnes
    Internal Operations Administrator
    Nicole Tekiela
    Kara Robarts
    Resale Homes Director
    Dennis Chernov
    Founder + Executive Realtor
    Yana Chernov
    Head of Operations + Marketing
    Megan Gaspar
    Social Media Manager
    Jo Palma
    Video Content Creator
    Kevin Silver
    Greg Shenon
    Nicole Racky
    Executive Assistant
    Sarrah Gallegos
    New Developments Marketing Coordinator
    Head of Positivity + Grunting
    Homes Sold
    Sales Volume
    2019 Realtor Ranking

    In The Valley
    Avg. Days Our Listings Are On The Market
    > 1%
    Listings Sold
    At Asking Or More

    marketing services

    • For Sale & Open House signage.
    • Branded creative asset production.
    • Print marketing collateral.
    • Search marketing.
    • Social media post, stories, & strategy.
    • Email marketing.
    • Geographic & demographic targeted advertising.
    • Magazine & newspaper features.
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    real estate services

    • House Whisperer walkthrough and consultation.
    • Home Improvement: Painting, De-cluttering, etc.
    • Staging your property.
    • Pricing & pre-market strategy.
    • Professional photography & videography.
    • Floor plan design & photographic renderings.
    • Open houses & private showings.
    • Closing procedures & negotiations.
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    Our Blog

    The Real Deal

    Everything Real Estate in the San Fernando Valley

    Friday January 14, 2022

    As of January 13, 2022, mortgage rates have hit their highest point since the start of the pandemic; averaging 3.45% for a 30-year fixed-rate m...

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    Wednesday January 5, 2022

    When COVID-19 came to our shores, it kicked off a paradigm shift in the labor market; once remote work was a “perk” offered only to a selec...

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    Tuesday December 28, 2021

    As the housing market continues to heat up, many homeowners are being proactive about making their homes more desirable; most of these proactive appro...

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    Friday December 17, 2021

    While the landscape has never truly been renter friendly, many renters received help during the eviction moratorium. During this time, landlords were ...

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    Friday December 10, 2021

    At some point in their lives, the vast majority of people have wondered why they actually need realtors – let’s just be honest about it. The quest...

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    Monday November 29, 2021

    Despite the appearance of the Omnicron variation of COVID-19, some sense of normalcy is returning to the world around us; workers are returning to the...

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    Wednesday November 24, 2021

    Since COVID-19 landed on our shores nearly two years ago, the housing market has bucked all expectations and thrived in an environment many thoughts ...

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    Friday November 19, 2021

    We have repeatedly noted that the housing market is set to become less lucrative than it has been over the last year-and-a-half, but that doesn’t me...

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    Tuesday November 9, 2021

    When COVID struck, residential landlords took a significant hit; people couldn’t afford to pay full rent, moratoriums prevented landlords from evict...

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    Monday November 1, 2021

    It appears the COVID-19-related surge in the housing market is nearing its end. The cost of homes has reached it’s tipping point, and less people ar...

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