Business Associates


Erin Freemal
Originating Branch Manager NMLS # 172674
City 1st Mortgage Services, LLC.

Licensed in 13 states, 3 offices in the Las Vegas area and more than 25 years experience in the mortgage industry. City 1st offers an array of home loan programs ranging from FHA and VA to conventional, second chance financing, Nevada Rural and Nevada Housing Down Payment Assistance options.

Cell: (702) 235-4613
Fax: (702) 866-9751



Dennis Schultz
Nova Home Loans Branch  NMLS #777362
Loan Officer   NMLS #481097

Nova Home Loans offers Down Payment Assistance options, Credit Repair, as well as FHA, VA, and Conventional Loans.  Quick closes available with great customer service.

Direct: (702) 216-3912
Work: (702) 463-6682



Michael Sweeney
Finance of America Mortgage
New Home Sales Manager & Mortgage Advisor NMLS #103615

Finance of America offers your Traditional Loan Options; FHA, VA and Conventional as well as many others.  Offering special financing for Fix & Flip, New Construction and Portfolio Loans.

Work: (702) 534-6100

Mobile:  (702) 375-4424



Casey Smith
Mortgage Originator NMLS #1286878
Finance of America Mortgage

My job is to make your home buying experience as easy as possible and my team and I will do just that, and more!!  We will be with you every step of the way, start to finish.  Communication is my strength and I promise all your needs will be taken care of and all your questions will be answered.  We are experts at conventional, FHA and VA mortgage loans.  I am certified in the down payment assistance programs offered by the Nevada Housing Division too.  Please click on the link to meet me and learn more about us.  Thank you!

Cell: (702) 581-8450
Fax: (855) 616-5788




John Benedict, Esq. Focusing practice primarily on Real Estate & Business Law (both Transactional and Litigation); Business Structure, Formation, Advice, and Related Asset Protection.

Law Offices of John Benedict
Phone:(702) 333-3770


Duane Frizell, Attorney at Law  Detailed Practice Areas: Civil Litigation; Civil Appeals; Trial Practice; Business Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Real Estate Litigation; Contested Trusts and Estates; Securities Arbitration; Insurance Litigation; Complex Litigation; Administrative Litigation; Professional Licensing; Commercial Collections; Post Judgment Collections; Class Auctions.

Frizell Law Firm, PLLC.
Phone:(702) 657-6000




American Custom Lifts

American Custom Lifts is dedicated to solving problems related to the parking, storage and transportation of vehicles, material, and other objects. We design and market commercial and residential parking lifts, automotive lifts, mechanical freight lifts, hydraulic lifts and material handling equipment such as scissor tables, dock lifts, truck levelers, and vertical reciprocating conveyors. We also offer technical assistance and engineering designs for specialty applications and can produce custom material handling equipment for virtually any industry.

Shannon Tharp

American Custom Lifts

Toll Free: (888) 711-5438

Local: (916) 334-5438 ext. 103

Fax: (916) 943-0840




Captain Tall Tale

Captain Tall Tale is an 8’3″ adventurer that dances, jumps rope, and creates fun energy wherever he performs.  Available for any and all types of events and specializes in children’s entertainment.

Keep an eye out for his new children’s book available June 2016 “How Captain Tall Tale Became Tall.”  For more information visit his website at

Cell:  (909) 717-4136





Philip C. Bateman, CPA, CFE  

A Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, and Shareholder with Hilburn & Lein, CPAs.  Philip along with his individual and business clientele, leads the team that audits and reviews Homeowner’s Association’s financial statements and tax returns, and sits on 9 non profit boards.  He also does individual and small business tax returns.

Shareholder at Hilburn & Lein, CPA’s
Phone:(702) 597-1945
Fax: (702) 597-1980




Scott Sauer, CRMI, CMR, WRT, AMRT
Advanced Structural Inspections, LLC.

Specialties: Home Inspections, Mold Inspections & Sampling, Mold Remediation Protocol, Post-Remediation Clearance, Pest/Termite Inspections and Pest Control Service.

Phone: (702) 610-5111
Fax: (702) 586-2109


Vegas Inspect, LLC.  

Specialties: Home Inspections for both Buyer and Sellers, Thermal Imaging, Radon Inspections, Interior Structures, Exterior Structures, Systems Reviewed and other general items.

Phone: (702) 201-1237



Merrily Whalen
M. S. Propst Co.
Phone: (702) 768-3289

New clients by referral only. Please make sure to mention Leslie Haberland referred you.



Tim Hacker
Allstate Insurance

My wife Laura and I are the owners of our family insurance agency. We strive to treat each client with the utmost respect while offering vital information to protect their possessions in the best manner. We have been in business for over 19 years at the intersection of Eastern and the 215. We have 4 licensed staff personnel with over 50 years of combined Allstate insurance experience.   We help protect our clients homes, cars, rental property, personal property and business property as well as their lives. Please make sure to mention Leslie Haberland referred you.

Phone: (702) 617-4800
Cell: (702) 982-9933


Tim Hacker Allstate Insurance


Brendon Walker
State Farm

For all your insurance needs: Home, Renters, Life, Health, Auto, Fire, Commercial Policies, E&O, Bonds and Umbrella Policies. Available for 5-10 minute quotes 24 hours a day 365 days a year. Please make sure to mention Leslie Haberland referred you.

Phone: (702) 456-6791
Fax: (702) 446-8203




Terri Estrada
Senior Account Manager
Fidelity National Home Warranty
Phone: (702) 885-9344


Kevin Wool
Area Manager Las Vegas
First American Home Buyers Protection Corporation
Phone: (702) 701-4851



Laura Walters
Sales Executive
Ticor Title of Nevada, Inc.

With 13 years experience in Title and Escrow, service is the heart of her business.  Top 10% in the Nation for Residential Sales in 2011.  Top 5% in the Nation for Residential Sales in 2012.  Top 5% (hopefully) in the Nation for Residential Sales in 2013.

Phone:  (702) 499-5782





Jan Kalajian
Cleaning Fairies
Licensed, Bonded & Insured.  Please make sure to mention Leslie Haberland referred you.
Primary: (562) 421-2243
Cellular: (562) 335-8672



Southwestern Custom Construction LLC is a full service general contracting company. We are available to meet and satisfy your property maintenance, remodeling, electrical, plumbing, construction, tenant improvement, appliance repair, mold remediation and air conditioning and heating needs. Accredited with the Better Business Bureau, we use our extensive experience and contribution to the local business market to achieve ultimate satisfaction for our clients. Please call Nick Marietta at 702-998-8939 to schedule a time for your free estimate.

General Contractor
HVAC Heating/Air Conditioning
Commercial Refrigeration
NV Lic#73353
NV Lic#76059
NV Lic#76477
NV Lic#77275
Bid limit $1,000,000



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