About Denise Havelin

An entrepreneurial spirit drew Denise Havelin to real estate as a career in 1992. She was employed as a paralegal for Torrance's city attorney for 10 years after having worked as a legal secretary in the private sector for more than a decade. She made the switch to real estate in order to pursue self-employment. When she's not working, Denise enjoys reading, walking, movies and spending time with her two children, two grandchildren and one great-grandson.

What would you like potential clients to know about you?
"I am very tenacious. I never give up. I never stop smiling."

What does it take to be the best in the business?
"Good health and ambition. Being able to talk to anyone about anything."

What do your clients love about living in the South Bay?
"The weather, clean air, the beauty of the ocean and the beach."

Who is your typical client?
"Married couples and singles in the 30-45 age group."

In what ways do you provide top- notch service to your clients?
"I give rapid response to their requests, and I pay attention to their wants and needs."

What's most rewarding about your work?
"Finding the right property for the right client at the right time and the right price."

What keeps you interested in real estate?
"The challenges of an ever-changing market."

In which area of real estate do you specialize?
"Residential and residential income."

Do you have a philosophy for doing business?
"Keeping promises and fulfilling expectations."

Town Coverage: Hermosa Beach, California - Redondo Beach, California - Torrance, California