ABOUT US


Ari Afshar

Ari Afshar - Estates Director

Ari is a Beverly Hills native with the keen sense and network to find his clients the right deal at the right time. While his own experiences prior to Compass span a multitude of different industries: social media marketing, real estate and mobile app building—the fine thread that runs through each endeavor is always an entrepreneurial spirit, a candor that guides client dilemmas into creative solutions. He is a man obsessed with connecting people to what they want. With a masterful control of communication and savvy in flexing business acumen and social network at the optimal time, Ari is a real estate force here to serve the community he calls home. As a serial entrepreneur, Ari chased his passion for business when in 2009 he co-founded his first company and boutique real estate agency, Lexington Realty, which specialized in the luxury real estate market in Los Angeles. 


Iain Montford

Iain Montford - Agent

Having a life-long passion for all thing’s real estate, lain has an in-depth understanding and knowledge of the Los Angeles markets. As both a top producer specializing in high-end luxury residential properties and as an experienced real estate investor, lain has a unique skill set and range bringing knowledge and insight to every transaction. 
Originally a native of the UK, lain is a graduate of both The Royal Academy of Music—London and Kings College London. Alongside being the proud father of twins lain is a talented pianist and composer of music. In his spare time lain loves to travel, hike and bike. lain is also Licensed in Florida.


Evan Dolmatsky

Evan Dolmatsky - Agent

Evan Dolmatsky, a Los Angeles native, boasts an in-depth understanding of the LA residential housing market. His passion for people and the city made real estate an obvious choice of career. Evan has lived in wide variety of LA neighborhoods from West Hollywood to Studio City. He also speaks Russian fluently. Evan's hard work and commitment to client satisfaction made the Ari Afshar team a perfect fit. 

Working in a Pharmacy for many years helped Evan hone his interpersonal skills. He has an uncanny ability to be both resourceful and supportive with each client. Evan understands that every client has specific needs and it is the responsibility of the agent to facilitate those needs and to produce the best results for each client. Whether it is working with a first time homebuyer or a seasoned developer, he prides himself on unparalleled service. Evan’s focus is always on serving his clients with honesty, integrity, and discretion; the pillars of the Ari Afshar team. 


Ashley Sackerman

Ashley Sackerman - Agent

A Los Angeles native, Ashley Sackerman was born into a real estate family. Her parents both built their professional lives around the sale, management and corporate aspects of residential real estate and are esteemed members of the Westside real estate community. 

Her ability to listen intently to her client's wants, needs and desires enables her to deliver highly personalized real estate experience for each of her clients. Ashley has successfully represented both buyers and sellers in standard, foreclosure and short sale transactions from the San Fernando Valley to the South Bay, West Hollywood to the ocean. 


Patti Harris

Patti Harris - Agent

I bought my first home at the age of 18 and built my first home at 21. It seemed a natural progression to move into the real estate industry. I have been a real estate professional for over 15 years and a multi award winner in my office. 

In today’s complex real estate world, the quality of your​ agent matters more than ever. Of course this means that it is vital that you have an agent representing you that is experienced and is an exceptionally good negotiator. Over 80% of my business comes from repeat clients and referrals. Finding the best deal for you is very important to me.


Kevin Harris

Kevin Harris - Agent

Born and raised in England, I came to LA in 2010 to produce T.V. shows in partnership with the late great, Merv Griffin. I have 30 years experience within sales, marketing and management, always with a focus on attention to detail and client satisfaction. My passion has always been the purchase, renovation and selling of real estate and this experience coupled with Compasses unique use of technology enables me to provide clients with the most up to date advice and support. 

I work alongside my wife Patti, who has over 15 years experience within the industry and together we will help take the strain out of your buying or selling experience. 


JT Hivko

JT Hivko - Agent

JT Hivko is truly committed to providing exceptional expertise and professional representation to his valued clients. As a specialist in the Marketing and Sales of Residential, Luxury and Investment Properties, you may trust in JT’s knowledgeable and insightful assessment, along with his skillful detailed analysis. In helping clients in the Greater LA real estate market to find their dream home, sell their special residence or secure a strategic investment, he takes every measure to ensure that all of his clients’ goals are achieved. 

 JT is infectiously passionate about real estate and clearly distinguishes himself with proven results while providing a fully engaging, synchronous, and personal experience throughout the end to end process of each transaction. 

Share by: