About Us


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    Mark D. Drenner – Realtor/Property Manager

    Mark began his career in Real Estate Sales in 1979 and quickly became a Top Producer and award winning agent. After serving as the Sales Manager for a leading Newport Beach firm, he became the President of Real Estate Establishment, Inc. in 1985. Mark also spent many years overseeing the Acquisitions Department for a Commercial Real Estate Developer; buying and selling commercial properties and assisting with the development of major shopping centers. Mark has extensive knowledge of investment strategies, development opportunities and the governmental permitting issues involved at all levels of the development phases. Mark’s residential property management portfolio continues to grow, and currently includes approximately 500 single family homes, condos, and multi-unit properties.

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    Joei Kraatz- Realtor/Vice President of Operations

    Joei first teamed up with Mark Drenner in 1989. Her extensive background in Accounting, Marketing, Project Management, and Real Estate Sales has made her a vital part of the team. Her emphasis on Accounting allows her to successfully manage the financial aspects of each investment property. In addition, Joei handles Owner Relations, Marketing, and Real Estate Sales on behalf of Real Estate Establishment, Inc., along with Property Management issues including, large repair projects, City requirements and general office management issues.

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    Pete M. Kashinsky- Realtor/V.P. of Property Management Division

    Pete is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Scranton (PA). With a B.S. in International Relations and a Spanish minor, he is fluent in written and spoken Spanish. Pete joined the Real Estate Establishment, Inc. team in 2006 and quickly became one of the Top Leasing Agents in Orange County. As V.P. of the Property Management Division, Pete’s responsibilities include Supervising the Team of Property Managers, New Owner Accounts, Property Rehabilitation and Leasing, Tenant Relations, and Real Estate Sales. His current Property Management Portfolio includes properties in Southern and Central Orange County.

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    Mike Carroll- Realtor/Property Manager

    Mike joined Real Estate Establishment, Inc. in early 2008. His current Property Management Portfolio includes properties in Central and Northern Orange County including cities such as Orange, Anaheim, and Yorba Linda. With a background in Customer Service Management, Mike excels at Leasing and Tenant Relations. As a Property Manager, he is responsible for overseeing properties and handling day-to-day maintenance.

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    Matt Drenner- Realtor/ Broker Associate

    Matthew is a graduate from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona with a B.S. in Psychology. In addition to Psychology, Matthew also earned a degree in Business Management in Golf Course Operations at the Golf Academy of America. He joined the Real Estate Establishment, Inc. team 2013 and is currently the Property Manager for Western Orange County and Long Beach. His responsibilities include Property Management, Leasing, Maintenance and Residential Real Estate Sales.

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    Ed Carter – Realtor/Broker Associate

    Ed was educated at Clarkson University and received a BS degree in Chemical Engineering. Upon graduation, Ed began a career in sales of capital equipment to the chemical and pharmaceutical industry and purchased his first real estate investment property in 1973. Ed continued his career in sales and sales management and served as President of a computer service company for 27 years. During this time, Ed acquired investment properties and has participated in several joint ventures with Mark Drenner. Ed has also served on the Board of Directors of numerous private and non-profit corporations during his career. In addition to being a Real Estate Broker, he is licensed in California as an insurance Broker (DOI License # 0H86649) and President of R.E.E. Insurance Services, Inc. Ed’s primarily concentrates on residential and commercial Real Estate Sales.

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    Patty Haro – Administrative Assistant

    Patty is the newest addition to the Real Estate Establishment, Inc. team. She comes to us with an extensive Customer Service Background from her past experience at a regional non-profit center for people with developmental disabilities. Patty is bi-lingual with proficiency in both Spanish and English,
    which is extremely important when working with tenants on a day to day basis. She is also in the process of finishing her A.A. degree in Child Development.