Aram S. Afshar

Broker / Director

Aram Afshar is an LA native who has spent over 10 years in the real estate business. After graduating from University of Southern California Marshal School of Business, Aram spent several years building Mortgage USA. As sales manager, Aram grew the company to over 80 employees and yearly sales of over one hundred and ten millions dollars. In 2008, Aram formed Housing Assist of America to help homeowners that were at risk of losing their homes to foreclosure. As Broker of Housing Assist of America and Afshar Properties, Aram has provided guidance to thousands of distressed homeowners. Housing Assist of America has received over 350 short sale approvals to date. In early 2011, Aram and his company joined Coldwell Banker in Beverly Hills to help assist their agents with short sale transactions. He continues to oversee the operations at Housing Assist of America while building the Afshar Properties luxury brand.


Claudia K. Afshar

Marketing Director & Sales Agent.

Claudia is responsible for the marketing and branding of Afshar Properties and Housing Assist of America. She is consistently on the cutting edge of real estate marketing. She is always looking for new ways to expand Afshar Properties and Housing Assist of America’s presence on the web and in print. She has an impeccable eye for detail and understands the importance of brand advertising.

Claudia is a top sales agent as a result of her continuous expanding network of clients. She is very experienced with complex transactions making her an invaluable asset to her clientele.


Angel Perez

Negotiations Manager

Angel Perez has been in the real estate business since 1995. He learned about the business from the mortgage industry. As an account executive for ResMae, his success earned him induction to the prestigious Chairman’s Circle. He has also worked at BNC Mortgage as an Account Execute where his achievements include Presidents Circle & Top AE in volume & units. In 2009, Angel Perez joined Housing Assist of America where he was able to use his loan expertise to negotiate on hundreds of successful short sales.


Mike Levitz

Listing Manager/Transaction Coordinator

Over the last 20 years, Mike Levitz has closed hundreds of real estate transactions. He is able to utilize his extensive real estate, investment and loan background to handle dozens of listings at once. Mike has additionally worked in the legal department of one of the largest real estate firms specializing in contract review and transaction coordination. He has been a manager of real estate with California Realty with four offices throughout Los Angeles and Orange County.

Devin Barshay

Field Representative

Devin Barshay has worked in the world of real estate for over 8 years. Most of that being in New York City where he carved out a niche as a buyers’ agent specializing in new construction condominiums and luxury rentals. Devin recently moved back to his hometown of Los Angeles where he acts as the Listing and Property Manager for Housing Assist of America.

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