The Team

watts-real-estateReal Estate is not a one man show. There are many facets of the industry that make a deal happen; from back end support, transaction management, marketing, negotiations, escrows, and loans. I have chose these people, because they have the knowledge, ability, and ethics my clients deserve. They will help make our lives easier through constant communication and problem solving. The process will always seem smooth because these pros help make it possible.


Keith and Jennifer Watts
Broker and Owners of Watts Team Real Estate

We are a family owned company located in Aliso Viejo California. It is easy for us to sell homes in this community because we love our town. For the past 6 years we’ve had the wonderful opportunity to help our clients, family, and friends when they are in need of Real Estate assitance. Whether we’re getting someone started or helping someone move on, our goal is to provide maximum communication every step of the way. We take great pride in our efforts to be available, and we welcome opportunities to share our understanding of the local markets with every person who has an interest. Our business is growning and we are certain it is because of our past clients. We know that with every satisfied buyer or seller, our name will spread.


Kyle Hesley
Sr. Loan Officer/ Mortgage Banker

Franklin AdvantageConventional, FHA, VA, Reverse Mortgages, Jumbo loans – All types of home loan financing as well as commercial financing options.


Patti Arnold
Vice President/ Sr. Escrow Officer
Iron Key Escrow

The escrow process is an essential part of any real estate transaction. Choosing the right escrow company in Orange County is crucial. Iron Key Escrow Inc, is an Independent Escrow Company and our team of professionals knows that closing the transaction in a timely manner is the best service we can provide to our clients, whether they are sellers, buyers, real estate agents, loan brokers or title officers. We are dedicated to doing everything we can to get your deal closed. Our team has the expertise to handle all your escrow needs.

When you’re ready to buy or sell real estate or refinance your home, select an escrow company that gives you the assurance that your interests will be protected, your instructions carried out accurately, and your transaction handled in the most timely manner possible.

An escrow is a deposit of funds, a deed, or other instrument by one party for the delivery to another party upon completion of a particular condition or event agreed upon by all parties to a transaction. We are a “neutral, third party agent for all the principals in a real estate transaction” who is entrusted with the safekeeping of the documents and funds until the contractual obligations of the principals (the Buyer and Seller) have been fulfilled.

Transaction Management

Erin Hoff
Transaction Coordinator

I will be the guide through the escrow. With 12 years and over 500 transactions there is nothing I have not seen. I help insure contracts are prepared and signed by both sides and that you are aware and understand everything during the escrow process.