Jay ’s multi-faceted international background, business acumen and creative mindset make him a true forerunner in the industry. Before making the move to Los Angeles five years ago, Jay lived and traveled over four continents, and speaks French and Spanish fluently. Prior to being invited to join John Aaroe Group Beverly Hills which is now Pacific Union International, he led a team of agents at two top-producing firms, upholding the utmost standards of communication and service for clients. Armed with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Marketing and Finance, Jay understands the importance of providing a thorough and true market analysis to sellers and buyers in order to maximize their investment. His added technology background enables him to launch aggressive, multi-media and multi-platform marketing campaigns, to move properties fast in an even faster-moving real estate market. Jay’s emphasis on clear communication and always putting his client’s interest first are the staples which have grown his repeat business over the years.


Contact Jay- tel: 323.377.8332  email: jay@jmteamhomes.com

Jay Martinez Team LeaderTeam Leader

Team Leader


Gilbert’s rich corporate accounting background lends a key competitive edge to the JM Team, providing substantiated research and thorough methodology to find properties as they enter the market and deliver the most comprehensive market analyses. Originally from the Philippines, Gilbert graduated with distinction earning a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from San Beda College in Manila, moving thereafter to the US to follow his dreams of “traveling, seeing the world and finding happiness.” He worked as a corporate accountant for fifteen years, starting at Ernst and Young and eventually becoming senior accountant for investment companies in private equity and hedge funds at Coast Asset and Kayne Anderson in Los Angeles. His decision to transition into real estate was prompted by a desire for direct fulfillment as well as taking on a diversity of roles to fulfill his customers' needs. Gilbert’s blend of integrity, professionalism and technological savvy complements his grounded and informed approach to give clients a sound advantage in a competitive, ultra-low inventory market.


Contact Gilbert- tel: 310.801.0317   email: gilbert@jmteamhomes.com

Duncan’s easy-going persona and nurturing approach have served to gain and maintain his clients’ trust over the years—a paramount factor in any successful real estate transaction. Born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, Duncan earned his Bachelor’s degree in Communications and Marketing, eventually transitioning to real estate where he was able to parlay his academic experience into excellent relationship-building skills with clients. Duncan spent several years selling high-end properties for Keller Williams in Chicago, before moving to Los Angeles in 2008. After a 2-year stint with Sotheby’s International Realty, he is excited to return to Keller Williams as a member of the JM Team. Past his effortless knack for human rapport, Duncan brings to the table the highest level of integrity, tenacity, and an advanced knowledge of social media networking and promotion. He was also recently featured in Curbed LA and Bravo's Million Dollar Listing.


Contact Duncan- tel: 630.939.3484  email: duncan@jmteamhomes.com

Gilbert Dirige, CPA

Real Estate Advisor

BRE # 01920132

Duncan Cory

Real Estate Consultant


Amanda has been involved in Los Angeles real estate at Keller Williams Realty since 2011, after graduating from the Art Institute with a degree in Fashion Marketing in 2011. Amanda's energy and enthusiasm makes the showing process exciting for our clients, and she has a strong knowledge of neighborhoods in LA: including West Hollywood, the Hollywood Hills, Hollywood, Pico Area, Miracle Mile, and Silverlake. With Amanda's energy, knowledge, and quick response, the JM | Team’s clients are ensured positive results and a great experience.


Contact Amanda- tel:310.598.0877 email: amanda@jmteamhomes.com


Amanda Thompson

Real Estate Consultant


Audrey’s goal as the JM Team’s Marketing Strategist is to provide sellers with the most persuasive branding packet out there, for their homes to stand out in an extremely competitive real estate market. Possessing a Bachelor’s in Broadcast Journalism and having 8+ years experience in corporate media and advertising fields in New York, Miami and Los Angeles, Audrey’s seasoned writing talent, and sharp graphic aesthetics serve to create compelling materials to promote properties across all platforms. Thanks to her additional experience as on-camera host for Ocean Drive Magazine and E! Audrey launched, and is the host for the JM Team’s Video Tours: high-production value video walk-throughs of listed properties, to entice potential buyers by conveying to them the full experience of living in a home.

Audrey Martinez

Marketing Strategist

Joseph Focil-Ycaza


Mortgage Consultant
O: 310-228-8203

NMLS # 829440

Joseph's accomplishments speak for themselves – he is ranked top producer for major mortgage companies and banks in the past 12 years in Los Angeles but it’s his dynamic personality and genuine sensitivity to his client's needs that stand out. He is assertive, goal oriented and a tireless worker who delivers results and made it his mission to provide extraordinary service and support.

Integrity is the cornerstone of his business. He believes a mortgage should be about building relationships, and helping all customers find the home loan that’s right for them.

As a mortgage banker, he is readily available to answer your questions, in order to have a clear understanding of what you can comfortably afford.  Many loan officers can help you get a loan. Joseph’s mission is to help you find the home loan that’s right for you

Lyndi Mallory

New American Funding

A direct Lender
O: 323 877 4028
NMLS# 236144
BRE   # 1735217

Lyndi Mallory has been a trusted mortgage professional since 1999. One of Lyndi's many strengths is her ability to fund loans as a direct lender through Surety's mortgage bankor as a broker through her preferred lender network. This flexibility enables her team to provide a broad array of products at competitive pricing. You can be sure your client is reaching their full borrowing potential and you'll be closing on time. Lyndi has built a reputation on creating custom mortgage solutions, delivering the ultimate in personal service, and offering the best rates on the market.


  • A Direct Lender With Local Underwriting

  • 21 Day Purchase Closings

  • Wholesale Broker ability

  • In-house Appraisal Management Company

  • Stated Income Loans

  • Jumbo Interest Only loans

  • Foreign National no US credit needed

  • FHA Full Eagle Banker- Fico cores as low as 640

  • Private Money

Dorain Williams

Skyline Home Loans

Mortgage Consultant
O: 818 317 4949
NMLS# 251389


Dorain Williams, a three generation Angelino, has earned her title as Vice President of Residential Lending, with back up testimonials from realtors, homeowners and hundreds of colleague’s endorsements on LinkedIn.  She is the “real deal”. Dorain has been a mortgage consultant for over 20 years and with Skyline Home Loans for the last 3 years.  Dorain has built a solid foundation with Skyline Home Loans; who has an enormous in-house product base coupled with the ability to broker out and “Close on Time Guaranteed”. Skyline’s operational support is in So Cal., and underwrites with a “how can we make this close” attitude.  Skyline is recognized among the nation’s top 50 independent mortgage companies with a solid history of over 25 years.  Dorain and Skyline Home Loans look forward to your friendship and welcome you to OUR house.



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