James, a Southern California native, is also a well-seasoned Architect (CAB Lic #C29405) and an award-winning CEO/Broker and Founder of PreviewOC | Costera Luxury Properties (DRE Lic #02115250), a full-service real estate brokerage providing top-notch professional real estate services to the sales and marketing of residential properties throughout Southern California.
James graduated from Woodbury University and holds a Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) professional 5-year degree. James also has an Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) graduate degree from The Paul Merage School of Business at the University of California, Irvine (UCI).
James has been the recipient of the “Real Estate Broker/Agent of the Year” award by Five Star Professional for the 11th year (2010-2015, 2017-2021), honored for his “exceptional service and overall customer satisfaction” and currently ranked in the Top 1% of REALTORS® throughout Orange County. Only 29 out of 53,500 Orange County real estate agents have been awarded by Five Star Professional for 11 or more years.