Tonya’s main goal is to provide exceptional customer service to each of her clients.
Tonya Peralta is a 3rd generation Ojai Native, her great grandfather moved to Ojai in the 1920's. Her family owned and operated the first nursery in Ojai which was located on North Montgomery Street. Tonya is married to John and their children are the 5th generation of her family to live in the Ojai Valley. She enjoys camping, spending time with friends and family, and traveling.
Tonya left Ojai to attended college in San Diego where she earned a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance. She later earned the title of Certified Real Estate Appraiser. Throughout this time she took several Real Estate courses including: Real Estate Appraisal, The Technical Inspection of Real Estate, Real Estate Principles, Real Estate Practice, Appraising FHA today, REO (Real Estate Owned) Appraisals, as well as several USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) courses. Tonya is currently a Certified Distressed Property Expert, helping homeowners prevent foreclosure.
Tonya spent the 10 years following her college graduation in Operations Management, most recently for News America Marketing in the advertising and marketing division. Here she mastered program management which currently contributes to her keen ability to oversee and monitor the entire process of a real estate transaction. She is currently a member of the Ojai Valley Board of Realtors (as well as a subscriber to the Ventura MLS), and the Ojai Chamber of Commerce. She helped to pioneer the Chamber’s Evening Business Referral Group serving as the Secretary, and she is actively involved in her sons’ school functions and other community events.
Her past and current experience as a Real Estate Appraiser (currently holds a Certified Real Estate Appraiser license, serving Ventura County since 2002) enables her to analyze market data, evaluate market conditions and trends, while having a firm handle on values in the area. Her wish is for this knowledge to benefit her clients throughout the buying/selling process.
She has a passion for real estate, and finds success through her honesty, hard work, and goal of providing exceptional customer service