More About Me

Gina Olivares, a 30 year residential real estate professional, is well versed in all of the foothill communities of the greater San Gabriel Valley, and the majority of the equestrian communities in California. There are four words you can count on with Gina: honesty, commitment, passion and enthusiasm.

 She began her real estate career in 1985, with Baldwin Realty in Arcadia, where she spent fourteen years as one of their top producers. The last ten of those years, she enjoyed the position as Director of their Estates Division. In 2007, Avantra Real Estate Services opened. Gina was one of the Founders and Owners of the company , that grew to over 50 agents, with offices in both Arcadia and Glendora. Gina was the company’s number one selling agent for all eight years!

 In 2007, Avantra sold to Podley Properties.  Gina is very proud to be an associate with Podley Properties, a family owned and operated company, with six offices. Being a part of an independent company that has earned a long standing reputation for the highest ethical and professional standards in the San Gabriel Valley fits her business mindset and core beliefs. She has always been a top producer since becoming part of the firm. 

 Gina is a California native, born and raised in the San Fernando Valley, attendingparochial schools, and graduating from UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology.

 Gina’s family is her pride and joy.  She has two grown children, a daughter and son, along with three beautiful young granddaughters.  If she is not working, or with her family, you can find her at the barn! Horses are her other love.  An avid horsewoman, her horses and riding have been her lifelong passion.  

 Gina Olivares epitomizes integrity, energy and hard work! She is dedicated to providing exemplary service to every detail of your real estate transaction. Gina uses her experience and foresight to proactively address details before they become problems. From the first phone call through the close, she will consistently communicate and carefully assist you through your transaction.