Gene and Barbara have over 50 years combined experience in the Real Estate business. Gene has worked for Rancon since 1979 and Barbara since 1995. Both are residential and land specialists. Gene has expertise in commercial/industrial vertical and land product, including residential properties (apartment and R-1 developments).
Gene’s mother was born in Temecula and her grandparents homesteaded here in the 1800’s. Gene’s dad was the founder and original Curator of the Temecula Valley Museum. In fact, he was so respected by the community that an elementary school was named after him. Tony Tobin Elementary is located in the Morgan Hill Community. Gene and Barbara have been married since 1965 and have raised three daughters in the Temecula area and have 10 grandchildren. Two daughters still live in the area, and one teaches school at Tony Tobin Elementary (making her somewhat of a celebrity). With this history, Gene and Barbara’s knowledge of the area, local contacts, and years of real estate experience, make their expertise top tier in the entire valley.
Giving back to the community in which they live is of great importance to them both. For the following organizations, Gene has served as one capacities — founding member, director, or Vice President — for Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce, Lion’s Club, Rotary Club, Inland Valley Advisory Board, Temecula Sports Park (Ronald Reagan Sports Park), Temecula Valley Theater Foundation (fundraising), Boy’s and Girls Club of Southwestern Riverside County Steering Committee). Barbara is past chairman and founding member of the “Friends of the Fallbrook Community Clinic, a school volunteer for over 15 years, a past scout leader, a volunteer at church. Barbara presently sits on the Board of Directors of Safe Alternative fo Everyone (a domestic violence intervention and home of P.A.L. (Police Activity League). She is also a member and past president of the Temecula Valley Historical Society.
Just as committed as they are to the community, they are more committed to their real estate career and assisting their clients’ to achieve their real estate goals. As consistent top producers at Rancon, they take great pride in conducting their business with a strong code of ethics, sincerity, hard work, and ensuring that the entire real estate transaction is a wonderful experience for their clients.